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Indivisible East Bay Meets With Sen Harris's Staff

Walking into the IEB meeting with Daniel Chen, Senator Kamala Harris’s District Director on August 2, 2017, we had varying opinions on most issues we wanted to discuss – but we were INDIVISIBLY united on one question: when would Senator Harris hold a Bay Area Town Hall? 545 more words

Time to Re-Boot the War Debate in Congress

06 August 2017 | William S. Smith | The American Conservative

“Last month, Fox News host Tucker Carlson engaged in a raucous debate on air with foreign-policy analyst Max Boot. 1,053 more words

News

A New War (this one's for the children)

A New War (this one’s for the children)

Who are the ones that we left in charge?

Killers, thieves, and lawyers…

          -Tom Waits (from God’s Away on Business) 1,051 more words

Misc. Articles/Opinions/Complaints

David Swanson: House Panel Votes to Debate Post-9/11 Blank Check for War + De-Authorize the Use of Military Force by David Swanson

with David Swanson
Writer, Dandelion Salad
July 12, 2017

TheRealNews on Jul 11, 2017

The House Appropriations Committee has advanced a measure proposed by Rep. Barbara Lee that would repeal the 2001 Authorization for Use of Military Force, which the U.S.

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Politics

Trump officials signal intent to begin refilling Guantanamo

Reported By Rebecca Kheel – 07/08/17 03:42 PM EDT

URL of the original posting site: http://thehill.com/policy/defense/341051-trump-officials-signal-intent-to-begin-refilling-guantanamo

The Trump administration appears to be making its first moves toward fulfilling a campaign promise to fill the Guantanamo Bay prison camp with “

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Political

The Vote That Had No Chance

For months I have writing that the Congress needs to get off their butts and do something about the AUMF….that we have enough wars already and need to start voting on the use of military force. 314 more words

International Situations

Barbara Lee Speaks for the Constitution

Update: Today, August 8, we heard from the President the threat to unleash “Fire and Fury like the world has never seen” on North Korea.  

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