Monthly Archives: February 2017

Voter suppression study…

http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/39644-study-documents-how-strict-voter-id-laws-suppress-voting-by-people-of-color Tuesday, February 28, 2017By Rebekah Barber, Facing South | Report https://www.thenation.com/article/the-countrys-worst-anti-voting-law-was-just-struck-down-in-north-carolina/ http://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/abs/10.1086/688343 Previous link was to the UCSD study referenced in the original piece… The key quote and the heart of the matter and issue: "When these laws are

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Chilling in the Age of The Baron…

…von Trumpenstein: If the economic, social and political conditions on which the whole process of human individuation depends, do not offer a basis for the realization of individuality … while at the same time people have lost those ties which

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On running for office…

…from the Ohio Democratic Party…http://go.ohiodems.org/page/s/you-for-ohio?firstname=George&lastname=Skalsky&email=gskalsky%40gmail.com&zip=44135&utm_medium=email&utm_source=ohiodems&utm_content=5+-+httpgoohiodemsorgrun&utm_campaign=em012617&source=em012617

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Almost unbelievable…

…but worth reading for amusement and having a little original source material on these too Kneepad Torie Re-Pubes… what a couple of wankers…http://time.com/4681094/reince-priebus-steve-bannon-cpac-interview-transcript/ BANNON: The reason Reince and I are good partners is that we can disagree. It’s not only

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Soon it will be time…

…to start contacting peeps of all kinds, certainly this old boy… and others…http://michaelmoore.com/ I’ll include emails on this and other posts when I find them… Heidi Hess at https://act.credoaction.com/sign/Manchin_Schumer?t=1&akid=21832.8402613.bv7npn

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On the Need for a New and re-invigorated Labor Movement…

…as a key plank in the "p’BD’DiA" movement…http://inthesetimes.com/working/entry/19910/breaking_iowa_lawmakers_pass_sweeping_anti-union_bill http://iowastartingline.com/2017/02/14/iowa-gops-union-busting-directly-tied-to-koch-backed-alec/ http://www.bleedingheartland.com/2017/02/14/the-real-reason-iowa-republicans-want-to-break-public-unions/ Many workers at the demonstrations said they believe the next step is to re-elect Democrats into the majority in 2018. There is also no guarantee a Democratic majority would restore

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Some excellent resources….

…I might have already posted some of this…http://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/02/22/do-these-10-things-and-trump-will-be-toast by Michael Moore. Some quotes: 8. YOU MUST RUN FOR OFFICE: I know, that’s the LAST thing you want to do. But if we keep leaving the job up to the dismal,

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Uncle Wendell on The Donald…

…troll as President…http://hub.jhu.edu/2016/12/08/wendell-berry-eric-schlosser-conversation/ http://www.salon.com/2016/11/28/keep-the-hope-what-environmental-leaders-are-saying-on-hope-and-progress-in-donald-trumps-america_partner/ Now a man who is a product of television and capitalism has won the presidency, and there is no pretense that he is anything else. Now we know, the cavalry is not coming. -Mary Berry- http://www.salon.com/2016/11/05/i-and-i-on-donald-trumps-new-york-and-bob-dylans-america/

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Read these…

http://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/02/22/do-these-10-things-and-trump-will-be-toast http://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/02/22/republican-bid-kill-aca-trojan-horse Though they are having a hard time explaining what their replacement for the Affordable Care Act will look like, the GOP message on healthcare is crystal clear: You’re on your own by Julie Chinitz

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Folks and .orgs to contact…

https://www.micahmwhite.com/ Author of The End of Protest: A New Playbook for Revolution Buy it at http://www.allbookstores.com/book/compare/034581004X or, preview it at https://books.google.com/books?id=sLY_CgAAQBAJ&printsec=frontcover&dq=The+End+of+Protest:+A+New+Playbook+for+Revolution&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjtjdiUpKTSAhWq6YMKHQKPB3wQuwUIHzAA#v=onepage&q=The%20End%20of%20Protest%3A%20A%20New%20Playbook%20for%20Revolution&f=false

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