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The Epic Women’s March in Boston and at Yale

WOMEN’S MARCH 2017 BOSTON: We have a dream and the dream is now… By Wenda and George Gantz Whatever the media and the pundits may say, last Saturday was a day of joyful unity and commitment in Boston. Goodwill and kindness were the ONLY behaviors we saw, shared by all ages and all groups including many families and children and ...

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Last Ditch Effort to Free Leonard Peltier

  We failed.  Obama’s Justice Department formally notified Peltier’s lawyer no clemency would be issues.  Another mark on his “legacy”. In front of the White House, shown on Democracy Now! by Stanley Heller This is it.  Somehow we’ve got to reach President Obama in the next day and convince him to give Peltier clemency.  The good news is that Obama ...

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Beating ISIS in Mosul Won’t Heal Deep Iraq Divisions

*** Fighting ISIS is a coalition stretching from U.S. soldiers to Kurdish militias *** Iraq government is dominated by Shia sectarians *** No alternatives to unfair Iraqi government are on the horizon *** ISIS will fall, but another version will arise if injustices remain   The offensive to retake Mosul, Iraq’s second largest city, has been going on since mid-October.  It ...

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