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October 10th, 2004

Moore rallies students and democratic hopes in Missouri

Associated Press MARYVILLE, Mo. - Filmmaker and political activist Michael Moore delivered a message of certainty, comedy and Bush-bashing Saturday to about 2,200 people during his visit to the smallest city on his "Slacker Uprising Tour." Moore's stop at Northwest Missouri State University was sponsored by the school's Young Democrats ... continue reading

October 9th, 2004

Filmmaker lambasts Bush during presidential debate

By Patrick Condon / Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS - Liberal filmmaker Michael Moore mounted a raucous political burlesque show Friday night in the University of Minnesota's basketball arena as he watched the presidential debate with about 7,500 people. Moore missed few opportunities to bash President Bush. "Let's get ready to rumble," ... continue reading

October 9th, 2004

Moore brings his message to Twin Cities; calls the political plays

By Jeff Strickler / Star Tribune While the rest of the country watched only President Bush and John Kerry debate Friday night, a crowd of 7,000 at Williams Arena got to see a three-way confrontation: Bush, Kerry and controversial filmmaker Michael Moore. Moore, the director of the anti-Bush film "Fahrenheit ... continue reading

October 8th, 2004

Moore's tour raising eyebrows, ticket sales

Salon Oct. 8, 2004 | SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Bush-bashing "Fahrenheit 9/11'' director Michael Moore is bringing his 60-city Slacker Uprising Tour to Utah, a famously Republican state. Not only that, he's going to one of Utah's most conservative towns, Orem, where his scheduled Oct. 20 appearance has many ... continue reading

October 6th, 2004

Objection to Filmmaker is Propaganda of Its Own

By Michael Paul Williams / Richmond Times Dispatch What is it about Michael Moore that makes people want to silence him? Moore critics tried to stop the distribution of his most recent film, "Fahrenheit 9/11." Republicans hurled brickbats at him at the GOP convention, marking the first time in memory ... continue reading

October 6th, 2004

Republicans, Out of Ideas, Ask Prosecutors to Arrest Michael Moore

10/6/04 Dear Friends, You may have heard by now that the Michigan Republican Party has called for my arrest. That's right. They literally want me brought up on charges -- and hope that I'm locked up. No, I'm not kidding. The Republican Party, yesterday, filed a criminal complaint with the ... continue reading

October 4th, 2004

Moore says stand up to Bush

By Lateefa Morehouse / The Oracle Using his humor and sarcasm to convey messages on a subject that is everything but humorous, Michael Moore said his goal is to get American people to vote President George W. Bush out of office. Moore's visit to the USF Sun Dome on Sunday ... continue reading

October 3rd, 2004

Michael Moore's "Slacker Tour" Visits Jacksonville to Rally Voters

By Tiani Jones / First Coast News JACKSONVILLE, FL -- Film maker and activist Michael Moore took to the stage at Metro Park like a Rock Star. Music, light's, and a couple thousand screaming fans cheered him on as he brought his ‘Slacker Uprising Tour' to the River City. "This ... continue reading

September 27th, 2004

Moore Fires Up Crowd in Elk Rapids

By Brian McGillivary / Traverse City Record-Eagle ELK RAPIDS - Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore kicked off his 60-city "Slacker Uprising Tour" by trying to convince area Democrats they are actually in the majority. "Today this is an appeal to what we believe is a Democratic majority in Northern Michigan," Moore ... continue reading

September 25th, 2004

More 'Slacker Uprising Tour' Dates Announced

Michael Moore Launches "The Slacker Uprising Tour" 2004(new dates will be added periodically) Sunday, September 26th Elk Rapids High School - Peterman Auditorium Elk Rapids, Michigan Monday, September 27th Ferris State University - Wink Arena Big Rapids, Michigan & Central Michigan University - Rose Arena Mt. Pleasant, Michigan Tuesday, September ... continue reading

September 25th, 2004

Michael Moore On Tour; Slackers of the World, Unite!

9/25/04 Dear Friends, Tomorrow I begin a little 20-state, 60-city tour to try and convince the fed-up, the burned-out, and the Nader-impaired to leave the house for just a half-hour on November 2nd and mark an "X" in a box (or punch a chad or touch a screen) so that ... continue reading

September 24th, 2004

Past 'Slacker Uprising Tour' Appearances

Monday, October 4th, 2004 Gainesville, Florida... University of Florida, Stephen C. O’Connell Center Mike and Congresswoman Corinne Brown address the press. Give yourselves a round of applause. Sunday, October 3rd, 2004 Conway, Arkansas... University of Central Arkansas, Reynolds Performance Center The line to get in was not a bad place ... continue reading

September 23rd, 2004

Mike Rocks Richard Stockton College in Pomona, New Jersey

Academy Award-winning filmmaker and best-selling author Michael Moore brought his 'Slacker Uprising Tour' to Richard Stockton College in Pomona, New Jersey in what turned out to be the best attended event in the history of the college. The controversial director of "Fahrenheit 9/11," "Bowling For Columbine" and "Roger and Me" ... continue reading

September 23rd, 2004

Moore brings political perspective to Syracuse University

by William Kates / Associated Press SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Documentarian and liberal rabble-rouser Michael Moore railed against the Bush administration and the war in Iraq and implored a sellout crowd of 10,000 people to vote in the Nov. 2 election. "You can't sit out this election. You must vote," he ... continue reading

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FBI Uncovers Al-Qaeda Plot To Just Sit Back And Enjoy Collapse Of United States www.theonion.com 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 pando.com 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 pando.com 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 ...by Donna Smith www.michaelmoore.com 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? ...by Donna Smith www.michaelmoore.com 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 ...by Nick Turse www.michaelmoore.com 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 www.theguardian.com Former cabinet minister died at...

Mar 14th
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Please read this important story from K. Ford K.: Am I the Face of the New American Middle Class? www.huffingtonpost.com 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 ...by Donna Smith www.michaelmoore.com 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
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Mr. Obama, if int’l law is so damn crucial . . . | RootsAction.org act.rootsaction.org The Russian intervention deserves criticism. But let’s be clear. The...

Mar 6th
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Enron billionaire John Arnold thinks everyone should believe him when he says we've got to cut pensions because he's so incredibly rich: John...

Mar 5th
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More in David Sirota's continuing series on the billionaire takeover of PBS: More PBS conflict woes as activists move to eject David Koch from board of...

Mar 3rd
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Ukraine: One ‘Regime Change’ Too Many? ...by Ray McGovern www.michaelmoore.com Is “regime change” in Ukraine the bridge too far for the neoconservative...

Mar 2nd
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Latest from David Sirota on Enron billionaire John Arnold smuggling anti-pension propaganda into "neutral" institutions like PBS and now, the...

Mar 1st
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Second Guessing a Life: US Health Care System Robs Security and Human Dignity ...by Donna Smith michaelmoore.com The dysfunction of the US health care system...

Feb 27th
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