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One thousand days when one is too many.
Think of that, count it off . . . 1,000 days; that is how long Bradley Manning has been incarcerated without a trial.
Even though he has been incarcerated for nearly three years most Americans have no idea what he did, why he did it or how he has been mistreated coming from the commander-in-chief to the courtroom at Fort Meade.
[Painting by Jeff Patterson of theBradley Manning Support Network.]
Tar Sands Blockade assists Appalachia Resist in shutting down a frack waste storage facility in Ohio with monopod and banner dro
Reprinted from TarSandsBlockade.org
During Fashion Week in New York City, an alternative fashion show was held at the Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space.
Protest with #OWS Alternative Banking Group
By Cathy O'Neil
Yesterday in DC, Move to Amend held a press conference in Washington, DC to announce the introduction of an amendment to aboish corporate personhood. This represents a new phase in the campaign!
"These occurrences must be seen as something more than just historic abnormalities floating aimlessly in time and space, driven only by overweening impulse or happenstance. It is not enough to condemn monstrous events and bad times, we also must try to understand them. They must be contextualized in the larger framework of historical social relations."
A Terrible Normality by Michael Parenti
Through much of history the abnormal has been the norm. This is a paradox to which we should attend. Aberrations, so plentiful as to form a terrible normality of their own, descend upon us with frightful consistency.
The corporate media ignores it, but America is in revolt.
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