Monthly Archives: September 2011

Did we say goodbye?

Can’t remember.  Take it away, Steve.  Bring it, Emmylou. It’s hump day.

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Lawrence O’Donnell Challenges the Police Use of Force

Thanks to Abby Zimet at Common Dreams for her thoughts about this and for running this video there.

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Nice edit and video coverage from Wall Street occupation

There are reports of police assault on the occupation of Wall Street.   The first amendment grants us the right to assemble and speak out.  It’s a shame that this country has so little tolerance for first amendment rights. I … Continue reading

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Live Feed from Wall Street Occupation

It’s a live feed, for as long as it lasts or as long as they loop the footage, so the activity and engagement level varies depending on what is going on at any given moment, but thought I would embed … Continue reading

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Olympia Public Bathroom Request – 24/7 to Beautify the Downtown!

Dear Sirs and Madams: Could the City make arrangements to have the public bathrooms at City Hall open on a 24 hour basis?  We have already paid the construction cost, there is pretty good security in that building and there … Continue reading

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Washington Government is Coming Up Short

in so many ways…  but let’s start with revenue. The Olympian reported (so it might be true) that the Gov is calling the legislature back in special session to deal with a revenue shortfall of at least 1.3 billion dollars. … Continue reading

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Come To Olympia If The Economy Has Put You On The Street

What better place than Olympia to gather if the Washington State economy has put you on the street?  Come to Olympia to assemble and petition for redress of grievance.   Come and sit on the streets of Olympia as a … Continue reading

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Georgia Executed a Man Today Who Was Probably Innocent

I don’t know what to say.  This is the state of our justice system. 

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Talking ’bout a Revolution

if you’re talking about destruction, don’t you know that you can count me out… I share John Lennon’s ambivalence about the revolution, but I think there are revolutions coming.  Maybe a revolution doesn’t have to include the choreography and armament … Continue reading

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Now he wants to fight?

So little, so late.  So many squandered opportunities, and now Obama wants to take a stand.  Is this because the poll numbers show his job is now on the line? I am eager to see the guy use the bully … Continue reading

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