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It may sound tough to call for attacking Iran's nuke facilities, but in doing so, the U.S. would open itself up to attack from Iran, and they don't have to fight back by sending bombers over here. They can use other delivery systems.
There is a very good conversation happening on the Rogue IMC website this morning. Good questions are being asked. How can we create Cascadia to serve the people as well as the bio-region. How can we begin to organize? Are other parts of the US beginning the process of sucession? How do we start?
It is time to take our country back. Power and money are conntrol by a very small minority in this country. A fair simple tax plan would go a long way toward that direction.
"..there are individuals who ask with patronizing, incredulous smiles, do you really think people at the top have secret agendas? To which I respond, why would they not? The alternative is to believe that the powerful and the privileged are somnambulists" -- Dr. Michael Parenti
in 'Conspiracy Phobia on the Left' ( http://tinyurl.com/a4l3h )
Welcome to McIraqland.
Police officers were fired for killing alligators. Other officers were cleared after killing a naked and injured human being.
Portland, you folks rock! You came all the way out to Clackamas County to stand with the friends and relatives of Fouad Kaady, and to tell the world that it is not o.k. to kill an unarmed, burned, injured, naked man on our watch.
I spoke with one of these Louisiana National Guard troops (who has requested anonymity until he separates from service) on the phone two nights ago, and I've been seething ever since.
The National Guard is now being empolyed to assist the extremely sketchy New Orleans Police with these hotel evictions; and some of the troops don't like it a bit.
Said this distressed young man on the telephone, "This is f***ing unbelievable. We were given an operations order to herd our fellow New Orleanians onto buses like cattle or convicts in the middle of the night. They weren't even allowed to pcik up their belongings. We [the National Guard] were responsible to inventory their stuff and bag it up."
There is a really big New Orleans round-up scheduled, he advised me, on Monday night, February 13th.
Happy Valentine's Day.
George W. Bush is a lier!
In this unprecedented period of transition, "those in power will no longer be trying to preserve the existing system (doomed as it is to self-destruction); rather, they will try to ensure that the transition leads to the construction of a new system that will replicate the worst features of the existing one - its hierarchy, privilege and inequalities. They may not yet be using language that reflects the demise of existing structures, but they are implementing a strategy based on such assumptions. Of course, their camp is not united, as is demonstrated by the conflict between the so-called centre-right 'traditionalists' and the ultra-right, militarist hawks. But they are working hard to build backing for changes that will not be changes, a new system as bad as - or worse than - the present one. , , , History is on no one's side. Each of us can affect the future, but we do not and cannot know how others will act to affect it, too."
-- New Left Review Number 18, (November-December 2002)
Clackamas County Jail is where it is , noon is the time, be there
...One of the topics we mentioned was a pending bill in the Pennsylvania legislature that will prevent convicted felons from voting in any election. When the topic was mentioned and I got a chance to speak ... I immediately pointed out the political implications of the bill; that it was a vicious attempt to disenfranchise mostly black and brown people. In my opinion such a move would reduce them to passive, impotent non-entities in the political process. Whites have a long history of attempting to keep black people out of the system but the fascists in the Republican Party are doing everything within their power to create a one party monopoly in AmeriKKKa.
Washington Mutual is set to send your loan information to India.
A long essay, split up into three parts, delving into the Bolivarian Revolution of Hugo Chavez, offering a fresh perspective on Latin American history and an analysis of the Revolution transforming Venezuela and the region. Print this one out and enjoy while sitting on your favorite couch or chair. This is a refreshing, well written essay worthy of some time.
We, the people in the boon docks have been coming to your various events for years now, and adding our voices by the hundreds to yours. We expect some parity, and some payback. We need voices! We need Drums, Pipes, noise makers of all kinds. Tomorrow! Clackamas County Jail.
Most recent communique from the assembly for the freedom for the
people arrested on February 4th in Barcelona
Is it possible that KBOO talk radio has gotten even more tired, irrelevant and conservative? I tuned into Anni and Melody this morning for the first time in a long time and thought perhaps I had stumbled into the Christian conservative anti-sex hour. They sounded like a couple of old blue haired ladies grumbling about the porn shop that opened up down the street. Maybe they should change the name of their show from Positively Revolting to Positively Prudes.
with the flood of news about the horrible deportment of the Deputy Sheriff's
of Clackamus County of late, one wonders if the next news to flash across our
media is similar to the scandal affecting the Sheriff's Deputies in Pinellas County, Florida? Big question and there are some in Clackamus County smiling
as they know the answer to this question...will they step forward and share
what they know? No better time than now...let's hear about it folk's...now is
the time to shout out the TRUTH!
COUNTY TO SUSPEND 'CHEATING' SHERIFF'S DEPUTIES
Sheriff's deputies who get caught cheating on their spouses or sleeping with another person's spouse in Pinellas County, Fla., will be suspended from work for the behavior, according to a Local 6 News report.
Pinellas County sheriff's Chief Deputy Dennis Fowler said he has seen so many cases of deputy-involved cases of adultery leading to 911 calls that he has decided to suspend deputies over the action.
The Muhammad cartoons may be offensive, but pleasem don't make an argument based on twisted, censorious logic.
Intel Pros...replied quickly to Bush's line that the methods to gather information.....
Come to the rally tomorrow!
Bush rewards Abramoff for raising $100,000 for the 2004 campaign by offering him a visit to his ranch in Texas. But now tthat Abramoff is naming names and telling the truth about corruption in Washington D.C. Bush claims "I don't know Jack".
democratic national governors association
On the Executive Branch; Relating to War Powers
When Benjamin Franklin exited Independence Hall after the Constitutional Convention in 1787, a lady approached him and asked,
"Well, Doctor, what have we got -- a Republic or a Monarchy?"
"A Republic . . ., if you can keep it," Franklin replied.
According to the big-business media, "free speech" is the core issue. In reality, this is a battle between oppressor and oppressed nations. With the exception of Bosnia, in the Balkans, all the nations where the predominant religion is Muslim are in Africa and Asia and are formerly colonized by oppressor nations. These oppressed countries are all still under the economic domination ...or, like Iran, are threatened with war. Iraq and Afghan istan are occupied by U.S.-led forces....For example, drawing an equal sign between Islam-bashing and anti-Judaism leaves out the role of Israel as an imperialist cat's paw. ...
The person who best defined the foundations and means of revolutionary war was Mao Tse Tung.... In his book On Guerilla Warfare he sited the rules of guerilla warfare: strong cohesion between the residents and the guerillas (warriors); withdraw upon a strong hostile advance; agitate then attack once the enemy retreats. And if a comparison were to be made between the guerilla warfare method pursued by Hizbullah and the maxims determined by Mao Tse Tung, they`d turn out quite similar....Hizbullah looks after the citizens` living, residential, and medical interests ...
You do NOT want to be the one person in your group, church, neighborhood, who failed to respond to a family in crisis, who failed to tell the establishment, "That's going too damn far!"
Europeans claim to be exercising "free speech" when they satirize the Prophet Mohamed as being a "terrorist." We should call them on their BS, whether we're Moslems or not.
I've read countless postings here at PIMC regarding the horrible state of tyranny being repeatedly displayed by the so-called "law-enforcement" jokers in Clackamus County, and I too am ashamed that WE THE PEOPLE willingly put up with these sad characters. Err something is done, someday these very men that are derided and decried herein will become "willing executioners" of a number of us...unless we wise-up and act before they've reached the point that is so obvious is soon rushing upon us. For those who have ears to hear, eyes to see, and minds to think, I present for your further considerations these thoughts expressed so eloquently by Alexander Solzhenitsyn...pay attention and pay heed thereof...
a call for the formation of colonial guard regiments to protect and defend those who no longer have a voice in washington
Wu wu where the hell is wu
A Seattle Wobbly talks about the Feb. 18 and 19th organizer training. Learn about solidarity unionism and how workers can organize for better conditions on a grassroots level. This Seattle Wobbly talks about ways to overcome management divide and conquer tactics and empower people on the shopfloor.
This interview was recorded by DJ questionmark 2/07/06
Past and present US policy using a broader definition of corruption
Throughout history there have been people who have faithfully read about Jesus in the Bible over and over again and yet for all their reading, not once did they ever understand a thing that the man was really saying. The following investigation is intended both to expose how religion functions as a brainwashing tool, as well as recovering the Lost Message of Jesus.
The following is intended as an example of the type of free speech recommended by Jesus as a tool to be employed in the destruction of systems of brainwashing propaganda.
With great power comes great responsibility, and when you're "commander-in-chief" that means responsibility for the crimes of your troops. 60 years ago this month, American troops executed a Japanese general using precisely that argument.
Phone companies push astroturf-advocacy as they seek changes in telecommunications rules.
fall bring us a sweet harvest and help us avert the coming storm
* In Caracas, Venezuela between the 23rd and 29th of January 2006, 10 local socio-political organizations offered an alternative forum and critique of national politics in response to the World Social Forum. The result was a smaller-scale event but self-directed and reflective of current self-organizing capacity. The alternative forum was independent, self-managed and borne out of years of experience of organizing in the Venezuelan context.
This describes some recent strange phenomena
Ask Cnn to report all the news
George Bush considered provoking a war with Saddam Hussein's regime by flying a United States spyplane over Iraq bearing UN colours, enticing the Iraqis to take a shot at it, according to a leaked memo of a meeting between the US President and Tony Blair
If it's not related to "National Security", Bush & Co. want to flush it down the toilet.
In July last year, I made this post:
"...it has been reported by the Observer today, that one of the man suspected of involvement in the attacks in London on the 7th July was being kept under surveillance by the British security services."
so.....we'll see how it goes..............
Remember how America used to be before this fascist regime hijacked the 2000 elections?
Anti-war activists accused the USA of planning first use of nuclear weapons against Iran, and of currently using uranium weapons in Iraq, and noted that the UN Security Council is responsible for dealing with such threats of war and acts of aggression.
Perhaps the most enlightenning thing that I have learned from the reading of Deputy Willard's statement concerning the murder of Fouad Kaady, is that he claims to read the bible daily. IZZAT SO?
For people using a dial up accounts, you now have a four hour time limit imposed by level3 communications. Even though your isp states "UNLIMITED SERVICE" on their home page.
In an effort to bring gender equity to the sports arena, Seattle taxpayers recently funded a new $500 million dollar Women's Sports Arena. The arena will have a capacity for 67,000 fans, and an additional 7,000 club seats. The venue will also have an adjoined Exhibition Center highlighting women's sports, costing another $70 million. Additionally, large executive suites, ranging from $50,000-$150,000, are available...
Back in the late 19th century, the political cartoonist, Thomas Nast, in NYC's "Harper's Weekly," viciously attacked Catholics, the Irish and the Vatican. He crossed the line with those caricatures. The same can be said about the Danish authors of the 12 cartoons vilifying the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh), the revered founder of Islam. The demonizing was, in effect, an attack on all of the Muslim faithful. The parties responsible should offer an apology.
Are Oregon cops stun gun and taser gun crazy?
Well, sadly, Smedley is not around anymore but today we desperately need someone like him to help us stop the complete destruction of our freedoms by the industrialists and secret societies that have taken over this country.
Attached here for your edification and annoyance, is the complete report of how the murdering thugs at Clackamas County Sheriff's Department painted the whitewash over their fellow killers, in hopes that we would feel somehow molified.
At an open, public City Council meeting, an individual with a history of yelling rather unprofessional and, um, unkind words was violently dragged away from the microphone to cut-off his right to speak, with the police arresting him and then dropping all charges. The Mayor violated the local law by ordering him removed and the meeting closed.
Between January 23 - 29, 2006, anarchist activists gathered in Caracas for the Alternative Social Forum, coming from Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Russia, Spain, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay and Venezuela. We consider it important to establish a specifically anarchist position that speaks to our experiences and exchanges. In such a spirit we declare the following:
check out the real estate price for signle familiy homes arond the nation.
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