With the April 5 Wisconsin primary looming, there is a lot going on in progressive news. Among the biggest peace-prog stories from the weekend: Bernie Sanders calls attention to another tragic outcome of US income inequality, hundreds of thousands of Wisconsin voters may be diseferanchised due to a voter suppression law (nope, it’s not just Tennessee […]
Of late I’ve been thinking of the 2016 presidential election and the GOPper shenanigans it is engendering, the Klown Kar Krew crap show, the rise of Drumpf. Ugh. With foul ‘wingers on the brain, I was rocked by news of the deaths of Ken Howard (who portrayed Thomas Jefferson in the original Broadway cast of 1776 in […]
Now is the time to take action against war and for peace. The specific instrument MoveOn wants to defend is the proposed Iran arms deal, which could be nixed by our representatives in the US Congress. Is the deal flawed? Of course. But it would reduce dramatically the likelihood that Iran will build an atomic bomb anytime soon. That’s why we need pro-peace advocates to contact their legislators right away.
The right wing in many ways is no longer top dog in the US, and it appears Republicans in leadership are all too willing to scorch the nation to continue its violent, polluting, discriminatory, We The People be damned agenda.
Do something productive and important this Saturday, right now. Activist group Left Action is shining light on a legislative outrage and needs your help to send a strong message to GOP Senate leader Mitch McConnell.