The crowd at the Feb. 27, 2017 Petaluma City Council meeting was as large as anyone has seen at our Eisenhower-era City Hall, with every seat in the chamber taken, folks standing behind them and against the walls, a sea of…
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I am delighted, but not surprised, to find that Paragould, Arkansas native and singer/songwriter Iris DeMent has a few things to sing about these days. Enjoy her song for the Resistance, We Won’t Keep Quiet.
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Devil’s Chessboard author David Talbot via Facebook: March 1, 2017 The plot thickens. The day after Trump’s “triumphant” kinder-gentler Caligula speech before Congress, the deep state moves aggressively against him. Lyin’ Jeff Sessions’ days as Attorney General are numbered after…
Many thanks to John Crowley for his community-building efforts, including hosting this January 31 event. Thanks also to Kaye Chandler for her ongoing videographic work, keeping the residents of Petaluma informed.
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Democratic and Republican members of Congress are getting considerable flack from constituents early in the Trump era.
Senator Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island discovered recently that his constituents were none too pleased by his “yes” vote for Mike Pompeo as President Donald Trump’s Director of the Central Intelligence Agency.
Read the Brown Daily Herald’s report on the event here.
Remembering that day in Bowling Green, an event so tragic & horrific we’d nearly erased it from our collective national memory. Special thanks to Kellyanne Conway for preventing this tragedy from disappearing into the dustbin of history.
“That Day in Bowling Green” performed by Nick and Gabe, written by Dave Stinton.
For those moved to do more, consider donating at The Bowling Green Massacre Victims Fund.
Featuring Naomi Klein, Anand Gopal, Jeremy Scahill, Owen Jones and Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor.
An ebook of the speeches from this event is available for free here:
On inauguration day, January 20, 2017, over a thousand people gathered at the Lincoln Theatre in Washington DC to hear Naomi Klein, Jeremy Scahill, Anand Gopal, Owen Jones and Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor speak on what resistance should look like in the age of Trump and what kind of positive program we should be fighting for.
The event was sponsored by Verso Books, Haymarket Books and Jacobin Magazine.
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS:
Naomi Klein is an award-winning journalist, syndicated columnist and author of the international bestsellers, “No Logo,” “The Shock Doctrine,” and most recently “This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs the Climate.”
Jeremy Scahill is a founding editor of The Intercept. He is an investigative reporter, war correspondent, and author of the international bestselling books “Dirty Wars” and “Blackwater.” Scahill’s 2013 film “Dirty Wars” was nominated for an Academy Award.
Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor is an assistant professor in Princeton University’s Center for African American Studies and the author of “From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation,” an examination of the history and politics of Black America and the development of the social movement Black Lives Matter in response to police violence in the United States.
Anand Gopal was Afghanistan correspondent for the Wall Street Journal and the Christian Science Monitor, and has reported on the Middle East for the Atlantic, among other publications. His book “No Good Men Among the Living: America, the Taliban and the War Through Afghan Eyes” was a finalist for the 2015 Pulitzer Prize and for the 2014 National Book Award.
Owen Jones is a London-based writer, commentator and activist. He is the author of “Chavs: The Demonization of the Working Class.”
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