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June 28th, 2004

<i> New York Observer</i>: “Sometimes Sarcastic, Always Funny, Mr. Moore is Armed with Facts, and He Presents Them Accurately

Moore’s Magic: 9/11 Electrifies By Rex Reed / New York Observer Michael Moore leaves no turn unstoned. There are multitudes of shattering, seminal moments in his brilliant Bush-whacking documentary, Fahrenheit 9/11, that reveal more about the cynicism, greed and ineptitude in the U.S. government than you will ever learn from ... continue reading

February 29th, 2004

HAITI Jean-Bertrand Aristide flees Haiti (more here and here). Was the Bush administration supporting the rebels? Where did the rebels get their weapons? Did US troops escort Aristide from the country? With Aristide gone, Bush sends in the Marines. Has Bush been short on empathy? IRAQ The Brits end a ... continue reading

January 12th, 2004

The Army has a scathing new report criticizing Bush and his war on terror. Saddam Hussein was topic "A" 10 days after Bush's inauguration - eight months before 9/11 (more here and here and here, and Bush's cabinet strikes back). Angry Iraqis want their jobs back and don't like their ... continue reading

January 5th, 2004

America considered seizing the oil in the Middle East thirty years ago. Three soldiers die in guerilla attacks. Accidents are taking an increasing toll on the US military. 4 more soldiers are injured. A Carolina woman becomes the first female pilot to die in Iraq. But don't mourn for them: ... continue reading

December 1st, 2003

The ambush in Samarra closes out the deadliest month of the war for the "Coalition." The guerilla war in Iraq is spreading. Iraqis have a mixed reaction to Bush's visit. Iraqis insist on democracy and Washington cringes. An Army reservist is accused of insubordination after questioning the legality of a ... continue reading

October 16th, 2003

70% unemployment in Iraq. Halliburton is screwing US taxpayers. America prepares to hit Syria with sanctions. In Iran, the UN is allowed to do its job. A survey of soldiers in Iraq show morale is low, training is insufficient, and many aren't planning to reenlist. Another look at Bush's media ... continue reading

September 15th, 2003

Three Easy Pieces for Any Decent American (from Michael Moore)

There are many otherwise decent Americans who are either still on the fence about George W. Bush or they actually profess to like the man. They are the ones who make up the 58% approval ratings and the 64% who say they still believe the war was a good idea. ... continue reading

April 4th, 2003

Listen to the radio! Protest Bush! Minnesota GOP tacks anti-abortion bill onto bill about circuses. Chemical weapons are hidden everywhere! Florida Dept of Health has a religious message for those with AIDS. Unemployment skyrockets! Bush's disastrous budget. Families demand 9/11 accountability. Oregon man taken as a material witness, locked up, ... continue reading

March 11th, 2003

Listen to the radio! Protest Bush! Bush tries to keep the Court from fixing Miranda rules. How is Bush war on corporate crime going? GOP consultant got $300,000 from Enron. Enron charges are looming, but where is Ken Lay? Media conglomeration meets popular resistance. Carlyle Group buying into media ownership. ... continue reading

January 6th, 2003

Listen to the radio! Protest Bush! Racism and the GOP. The pinnacle of drug treatment. Who is keeping tabs on you? Fun with garbage! Speaking of garbage: Rehnquist retiring? Not to mention Bush's tax cuts. Can he define stimulus? Maybe Bush is a socialist! Screw the separation of church and ... continue reading

January 12th, 2000

Pauline Kael, the Truth, and Nothing But... Brought to you by AOL Time Warner

Dear friends, This is the final installment of my thrilling and uncalled-for "Roger & Me" 10th anniversary "memoirs." I would like to close out by telling you the story of my encounter with the infamous film critic, Pauline Kael. Ten years ago tonight, just three days after Time Inc. officially ... 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
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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
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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
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