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IT’S ELECTION DAY ! ! !

Yes on Prop. 10 (rent control) in CA! No on Prop. 8 (reduces care for vulnerable patients) in CA! Yes for Robert Daulton and Cullen Tiernan for Fremont City Council! And so far as the U.S. Congress is concerned… Unless … Continue reading

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WHAT IF THE FASCISTS HELD AN ELECTION AND EVERYONE PARTICIPATED… ONLY NO ONE VOTED FOR THEM?

“There’s a big election coming up.” “Yes, I heard.” “An important opportunity to repudiate fascism, yes?” “Definitely, but what makes you think everyone’s going to vote third party?” “Fascism, stupid… what Trump and the Republicans are peddling.” “Agreed. That’s Fascism Brand … Continue reading

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Speak out against vote suppression today!

Here’s a worthy petition from Color of Change calling out GOP candidate Brian Kemp’s aggressive vote suppression tactics in Georgia, aimed primarily at African-Americans: http://act.colorofchange.org/sign/Brian_Kemp_GAsuppression/?source=fb_stage3&fbclid=IwAR2cynPXwUb0CUEa1mHhMsPnVMMc5sxkg-IdDSD306odhwxRCyqb5zofOC0 Please take a minute to follow the link and add your voice to those of … Continue reading

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Unlike Nader, most politicians make me want to RALPH!

Thank you, Chris Hedges, for acknowledging the great works of a great human being! What American alive today has lived a better or more heroic life than Ralph Nader? Made more meaningful contributions to their society and the world? Stood … Continue reading

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Calling Elizabeth Warren “Pocahantas” is racist, but then again, so is exploiting Native Americans to advance one’s career…

Science wins! Sen. Warren’s DNA proves that she has not lied about her Native American ancestry! Tests have revealed that someone indigenous was in the Warren Family mix, some 6-10 generations ago. Swell… But that doesn’t change the way she … Continue reading

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“NO PUBLIC EVIDENCE HAS EMERGED…”

NO PROOF. STILL. (Per the NYT, Bob Woodward’s new book, and virtually every journalistic article that’s come out on RussiaGate over the past two years: no evidence.) From the article by Joe Lauria in Consortium News, responding to the New York … Continue reading

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In support of the “Prevention of Unconstitutional War with Iran Act of 2018,” the “Stop Arming Terrorists Act,” and ending Washington’s backing of the ongoing genocide in Yemen…

From the article, quoting Sen. Tom Udall (D-NM): “‘The administration’s approach to Iran is ripped straight out of the same playbook that launched us into the failed invasion of Iraq, and Congress needs to assert its constitutional authority and halt … Continue reading

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The President of the United States is met with open scorn on the world stage… finally.

This is dramatic. Look at this easily manipulated pig president, sowing the seeds of war… and look at the world laugh openly at the President of the United States! (It’s about time.) Trump’s immediate predecessors labored to bring us to … Continue reading

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Nicaragua today…

Thank you, Max Blumenthal and “Moderate Rebels” for this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pbCxMOSulqI&t=1026s This segment is good journalism exemplified. It informs us about the current political situation in Nicaragua and acknowledges our government’s continuing efforts to subvert the popular will of the Nicaraguan … Continue reading

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The time has come… to talk of DRONES and things, of presidents and Predators, of cabbages — and kings.

From the article appearing in the Guardian: “The Bush administration carried out roughly 50 attacks that killed around 500 people; under Obama, the government conducted more than 500 strikes that killed more than 3,000.” …including “hundreds of children,” per this … Continue reading

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