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Week of May 15 2006
by Stephanie Westbrook
NSA Building Massive Database of Phone Records
Meanwhile, the same NSA has blocked a Department of Justice probe into the warrantless spy program, denying the investigators the necessary security clearances. Read "White House, NSA Block Investigation of Spying" on The Nation.
And as reported last week, Gen. Hayden, former head of NSA has been nominated to take over the CIA.
Take Action: Read more about this on the Working For Change web site, including contact information for AT&T, Verizon and BellSouth and urge your representative to demand hearings. Sign the petition on the ACLU web site demanding the Big Three Telcos. See the Media Matters web site for contact info for major networks responsible for misleading or false statements on the issues. Read more about the Hayden nomination and send a message to Congress.
Rove Indictment Imminent
No word on this from the mainstream media.
Pelosi on Impeachment, Kerry on Censure
Take Action: Send your thoughts to Nancy Pelosi: firstname.lastname@example.org. Contact your representatives to make sure they support impeachment of both Bush and Cheney. See also the Backbone Campaign's "Never Say Never Nancy" with more contact info for Pelosi.
Wiki The Presidency
Take Action: Contribute to the site. See instructions on how to add your contributions to the wiki pages.
Ray McGovern Takes on Donald Rumsfeld
Take Action: On Thursday, May 18, at 3pm McGovern is taking his demand to Donald Rumsfeld's house in Washington, D.C., right after the DontAttackIran petition is delivered to the White House. See AfterDowningStreet for more information and tell your friends and family in DC! And if you haven't already, sign the DontAttackIran petition.
West Point Graduates Against The War
Al Gore on Saturday Night Live
"Right now, in the 2nd week of May 2006, we are facing perhaps the worst gas crisis in history. We have way too much gasoline. Gas is down to $0.19 a gallon and the oil companies are hurting. I know that I am partly to blame by insisting that cars run on trash.
I am therefore proposing a federal bailout to our oil companies because- hey if it were the other way around, you know the oil companies would help us."
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Upshot of our Nov. 9th group discussion on current politics: It wasn't the Russians that got us Trump. Or Comey. Or even the massive GOP election fraud. It was the DNC.* Also participate in the CodePink email and/or phone initiative:
Upshot of our Nov. 9th group discussion on current politics:
It wasn't the Russians that got us Trump. Or Comey. Or even the massive GOP election fraud. It was the DNC.*
Also participate in the CodePink email and/or phone initiative:
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