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    Dear Representative, I'm writing to ask you to support the Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014 ("VRAA"), H.R. 3899/S. 1945. As I'm sure you're aware, the voting rights of millions of Americans were made more vulnerable by the Supreme Court's …more

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  • by davidswanson September 30, 2014 - 9:39pm
    https://soundcloud.com/davidcnswanson/talk-nation-radio-brad-friedman-on-the-state-of-war-earth-and-democracy Brad Friedman is the investigative blogger, journalist, broadcaster, trouble-maker and muckraker from BradBlog.com. He is a regular …more
  • by davidswanson September 30, 2014 - 11:00am
      A serious case has been made repeatedly by unknown scholars and globally celebrated geniuses for well over a century that a likely step toward abolishing war would be instituting some form of global government. Yet the peace movement …more
  • by davidswanson September 29, 2014 - 3:45pm
    What I've seen of public events, demonstrations, and protests of the latest U.S. war -- just like the larger and more immediately effective public resistance 12 months ago -- has been aimed, remarkably enough, at ending the war and opposing the …more
  • by davidswanson September 29, 2014 - 11:54am
      We won't necessarily know what a Musteite is, but I'm inclined to think it would help if we did. I'm using the word to mean "having a certain affinity for the politics of A.J. Muste."  …more
  • by davidswanson September 26, 2014 - 11:16am
    Congress has fled town to avoid voting for or against a new war. Many of the big donors to Congressional campaigns would want Yes votes. Many voters would want No votes, if not immediately, then as soon as the panic induced by the beheading …more
  • by davidswanson September 25, 2014 - 11:53am
    SaveCivilianEducation.org Signers listed at bottom Over the last several decades, the Pentagon,conservative forces, and corporations have been systematically working to expand their presence in the K-12 learning environment and in public …more