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January 18th, 2005

Inauguration Protests Slated This Thursday In Texas, Country

The Lone Star Iconoclast CRAWFORD — Due to “the President’s destructive actions at home and abroad,” several weeklong demonstrations are planned around the country in protest aroung the time of President George W. Bush’s inauguration on Thursday, Jan. 20. Over 50 events have been scheduled over the course of this ... continue reading

December 6th, 2004

Eight Soldiers Plan to Sue Over Army’s Stop-Loss Policy

By Monica Davey / New York Times The eight soldiers come from places scattered across the country, from this small town an hour northwest of Little Rock to cities in Arizona, New Jersey and New York. In Iraq and Kuwait, where they all work now, most of them hold different ... continue reading

December 5th, 2004

Antiwar protest draws 300 to Common; Students demand pullout from Iraq

By Jenna Russell and Martha Bartle / Boston Globe Looking to revive a protest movement blunted by the results of last month's presidential election, about 300 Boston-area college students turned out yesterday for an antiwar rally and march, where they vowed to build larger protests of US policy in Iraq. ... continue reading

November 30th, 2004

Breaking the Code of Silence

By Nan Levinson / In These Times When members of the Army’s 343rd Quartermaster Company refused orders in Iraq last month they considered too dangerous, it didn’t surprise Michael Hoffman. He had expected something like this. Hoffman, 25, went to Iraq with the Marines, then returned to help found Iraq ... continue reading

November 10th, 2004

Soldiers' families stage Downing Street protest

Guardian Relatives of soldiers killed in Iraq were today stopped from laying a wreath outside No 10 as part of their protest for British troops to be pulled out of the country. The Stop the War Coalition said that the 11 people had been contacted by police and told that ... continue reading

November 8th, 2004

Families Start Anti-War Campaign

By Tania Branigan / Guardian The families of military personnel in Iraq, including those serving with the Black Watch in its controversial redeployment, will this week launch an anti-war campaign reinforcing calls for the withdrawal of British troops. The initiative comes days after the relatives of three Scottish soldiers killed ... continue reading

November 8th, 2004

DUBYA, DUBYA, HE'S OUR MAN... E-Voting reliability still has a ways to go. In Broward County, Florida, the voting software system counts up and then counts back down. What's round on sides and high in the middle? Did John Kerry leave his volunteers in the lurch. Hundreds march in protest ... continue reading

June 30th, 2004

AP: Military, 9/11 families call on Bush to see Fahrenheit 9/11

Military, 9/11 families call on Bush to see Michael Moore movie Associated Press, 6/30/2004 14:54 NEW YORK (AP) President Bush and everyone in Washington should screen Michael Moore's controversial anti-Bush film "Fahrenheit 9/11," a group of military and 9/11 families said Wednesday. "What we want to say is how important ... continue reading

June 26th, 2004


Friday, June 25th— I am overjoyed to announce that the June 24th pre-premiere screenings held in ten cities across the country, benefiting local charitable organizations, were all extraordinary successes!! Thanks entirely to the volunteers on the ground ALL TEN SHOWS WERE SOLD OUT! While final numbers are not in, suffice ... continue reading

June 23rd, 2004


New York- On Thursday June 24th, 10 cities across the country will host benefit screenings of Academy Award-winning filmmaker Michael Moore's controversial new documentary Fahrenheit 9/11, winner of the coveted Palme d'Or at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival. The film will be shown in New York, San Francisco, Miami, Chicago, ... continue reading

June 18th, 2004

Some People Still Don't Want You To See My Movie... From Michael Moore

Friends, We're a week away from the nationwide opening of "Fahrenheit 9/11" and not a day goes by where we don't have some new battle to fight thanks to those who are still working overtime to keep people from seeing this film. What's their problem? Are they worried about something? ... continue reading

March 3rd, 1997


March 19-20 marks the two-year anniversary of the U.S. bombing and invasion of Iraq. After all of the death and destruction, and with the Bush administration claiming a mandate to continue their war, there's a new urgency and a stronger determination within the global antiwar movement to bring the troops ... continue reading

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If you have a moment today, I hope you can read the obituary for my father Francis (Frank) Moore, who died this past Saturday at the age of 92: Francis...

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My father, Francis (Frank) Moore, passed away this morning a few months shy if his 93rd birthday. He was a great dad I am blessed to have had him in my life. I...

Apr 20th
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Time to put the cuffs on Chris Christie -- not for the bridge scandal, but for this: Chris Christie's $300m pension proposal broke state anti-corruption...

Apr 18th
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George W. Bush Debuts New Paintings Of Dogs, Friends, Ghost Of Iraqi Child That Follows Him... President Bush has a new hobby -- painting! --...

Apr 17th
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Big new story from David Sirota and Pando on top Christie adviser and appearance of corruption at New Jersey's pension fund: REVEALED: Gov....

Apr 17th
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FBI Uncovers Al-Qaeda Plot To Just Sit Back And Enjoy Collapse Of United States WASHINGTON—The FBI announced today that it has uncovered a...

Apr 15th
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Revealed: Rahm Emanuel's top donor bought stock in Marriott just before it was awarded huge contract As schools are closed and pensions cut,...

Apr 9th
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I'll be at First Time Fest today in New York City at the screening of my first film, Roger & Me. Loews Village 7 at 12:30 pm. Come see it on the big...

Apr 5th
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Revealed: Rahm Emanuel cuts public pensions, diverts money to benefit campaign donors If you've read the financial news out of Chicago the last...

Apr 4th
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Please take a moment today to think of Casey Austin Sheehan, son of Cindy and Patrick, who was murdered by U.S. foreign policy in Sadr City, Baghdad ten years...

Apr 4th
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ICYMI - I've joined this "thunderclap" to support the Connecticut legislators who voted yes on last year's Act Concerning Gun Violence...

Apr 3rd
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I've joined this "thunderclap" to support the Connecticut legislators who voted yes on last year's Act Concerning Gun Violence Prevention...

Apr 2nd
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I am opposed to the death penalty, but to every rule there is usually an exception, and in this case I hope the criminals at General Motors will be arrested...

Apr 1st
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How Long Some in the US Will Survive Under New Health Law Donna Smith Those who must access care to live and can afford it are not...

Mar 31st
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Last night, The Good Wife on the East Coast started 40 minutes late due to the overrun of the NCAA basketball game. If you had your DVR set for the show, you...

Mar 24th
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Watching films today, looking for the ones I'm going to pick for my film festival this summer. I (and a whole bunch of others!) have this thing we put on...

Mar 23rd
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When the U.S. Health Care System Keeps Killing, Who Cares Enough to Fight? Donna Smith We have largely forgotten that people are at...

Mar 21st
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Tell the White House not to give up on Dr. Vivek Murthy's nomination as Surgeon General despite the ferocious opposition from the NRA: Don't give...

Mar 21st
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This criminal would never see a jail cell, nor would his cronies. In fact, they'd later be rewarded with re-election: Presidential Address on War with...

Mar 19th
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The crime of the century -- our invasion & slaughter in Iraq -- started 11 years ago tonite in this 7pm (ET) hour, March 19th, 2003: CNN Coverage of...

Mar 19th
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Washington’s Back-to-the-Future Military Policies in Africa Nick Turse Nick Turse is an award-winning journalist, historian,...

Mar 17th
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"I think democracy is the most revolutionary thing in the world." -- Tony Benn, 1925-2014 Tony Benn in 'Sicko'

Mar 14th
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RIP Tony Benn, one of the UK's greatest leaders: Tony Benn, veteran Labour politician, dies aged 88 Former cabinet minister died at...

Mar 14th
9:53 AM
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Please read this important story from K. Ford K.: Am I the Face of the New American Middle Class? I began to feel I had slipped so low...

Mar 13th
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Yesterday Dianne Feinstein revealed that the CIA has been spying on the Senate Intelligence Committee. This is all about the report the committee has produced...

Mar 12th
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Health Care for All Colorado has brought Mercy Killers, a show written and performed by Michael Milligan about our murderous for-profit healthcare system, to...

Mar 10th
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Health Care Dramas that Sting and Why We Have to Watch Donna Smith The realities Milligan has written into the show cut deep into...

Mar 10th
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Did you know the Lehrer Newshour on PBS has been produced for 20 years by a company owned by conservative cable billionaire John Malone? Me neither. After...

Mar 7th
8:39 PM
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Mr. Obama, if int’l law is so damn crucial . . . | The Russian intervention deserves criticism. But let’s be clear. The...

Mar 6th
1:21 PM
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