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Congress: Stop the spying on activist groups

Popular Resistance, Mar. 8, 2016 ON 45TH ANNIVERSARY OF BREAK-IN THAT EXPOSED COINTELPRO – 60 GROUPS DEMAND CONGRESSIONAL COMMISSION TO INVESTIGATE FBI & DHS Over 60 national and local groups have signed on to a letter initiated by the Bill … Continue reading

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Action Alert: Block Syria War Funds

House bill would block funding for any attack on Syria. Please ask your representative and senators to co-sponsor this bill, introduced Sept. 9. http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d113:hj58:

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No War on Syria !

Lobby Congress to take a no-war stand. Pres. Obama has said he will consult with Congress before attacking Syria. We the People need to tell Congress to block any US military aggression!  Here in Oregon’s Willamette Valley, we’re taking the message … Continue reading

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Judge Expresses Sympathy With Criticism of Government, Imposes Minimum Sentence

Leah’s Trial Ends in Victory for the People’s Democracy In its press release, Veterans For Peace, announced, “Retired Naval Commander Leah Bolger pled guilty to the charge of Unlawful Conduct — Disruption of Congress at a hearing before Judge Stuart … Continue reading

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Naval Commander Stands Trial for Telling Supercommittee to End the Wars and Tax the Rich

Author:  Michael Levitin, Waging Nonviolence.  Posted at TruthOut. “Consider the story of Leah Bolger, the latest American hero up on trial: She is a young female artist in the Midwest. She joins the Navy at 22, is made commander and … Continue reading

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Leah Bolger Speaks Truth to Power

Corvallis’ own, Leah Bolger, President of Veterans For Peace, was arrested for interrupting the Congressional Budget “Super” Committee as it listened to testimony from the Comptroller on how to fix the budget deficit. What is glaringly obvious to the 99% … Continue reading

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