let's not forget Amy Goodman of Democracy Now. http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/20080903_why_we_were_falsely_arrested/and more protests: http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2008/09/05and the targeting of independent journalists: http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2008/09/05-2at the RNC in New York in 2004, they arrested almost 2,000 people. Mostly held them for a few days, and then after that, the convention was over. and if you think the Dem's in Denver were any better,… Continue reading welcome to the (fascist state) jungle we’ve got fun & games
If you're not sure how Racism and Sexism are gonna clash in the upcoming presidential race, look at the following links:www.nytimes.com/2008/09/02/us/politics/02mother.htmlwarner.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/09/04/the-mirrored-ceiling/www.commondreams.org/view/2008/09/05-2and older but still relevant: warner.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/01/17/for-clinton-and-obama-the-burden-of-identity/and from the local paper here, which I absolutely love (although it is not the Village Voice, it's still good): http://www.inlander.com/commentary/292543696451479.phpI seriously wonder which prejudice is gonna win out in this… Continue reading re: Sarah Palin and the “Mommy Wars” vs racism: who will win?