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Pity the Poor Rich Woman and the Rubes Who Follow

George Gurley has written a profile of Nikki Haskell, a wealthy New York socialite who feels ostracized for her support of Donald Trump (“Nikki Haskell Learns the Social Cost of Supporting Donald Trump,” 1,730 more words

Politics

JoAnn Hardesty

JoAnn Hardesty was organizing long before she knew it was a career. She represented District  19 in the Oregon House before she ever thought of herself as an organizer. 1,803 more words

Albina Ministerial Alliance

Charles Blow/NYT - Democracy Is The Power Of Disruption ----Get Use To It!

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Charles Blow : “Disruption is not a  dirty word; in this environment it is a badge of honor. Yes its important to show up on election day, but its also important to show up on the hundreds of days before and after…Buckle your seat belts because massive disruption is in the offiing. 19 more words

Amy Goodman: Interview Eva Bartlett, Vanessa Beeley, Tulsi Gabbard And Elizabeth Kucinich.

By Jerry Alatalo

mnesty International (AI) released a controversial report recently on alleged horrors enacted in Syrian prisons which has generated profound debate, uncertainty and emotions. 756 more words

Earth Matters

Water Protectors Call for Mass Mobilization

This was published today by Democracy Now.

It is encouraging that the former Interior Secretary, Sally Jewell, has stepped in to this fight.  Jewell said Wednesday that the Army Corp of Engineers is violating its legal obligations as well as its promises to indigenous leaders to complete the environmental impact study.   30 more words