White House Crackdown on Occupy

Documents Show How White House and Democrats Worked to Protect the Banks Against Protests Did the White House Direct the Police Crackdown on Occupy? Chicage Police attack Nato Protestors This Is What Democracy Looks Like by DAVE LINDORFF A new trove of heavily redacted documents provided by the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in response to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request filed by the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund (PCJF) on behalf of filmmaker Michael Moore and the National Lawyers Guild makes it increasingly [...]

Occupy Crackdown

Evidence Homeland Security Coordinated Occupy Crackdown   by DAVE LINDORFF If you want to know where the real government of the United States is located, just check out one of the documents received by the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund in response to their Freedom of Information Act request to the Dept. of Homeland Security relating to surveillance of the Occupy Movement. That document, from the Secret Service, dated September 17, 2011, the day the Occupy movement began on Wall Street, from the US Secret Service Intelligence Division, [...]

Change-Links October 2009

The Print Edition PDF First They Came for ACORN By Peter Dreier Obama crushes Democratic dissent By David Sirota Obama's LBJ Moment By Harvey Wasserman Obama's Presidency Isn't Too Big to Fail By Robert Scheer Poverty, Food Crisis and Child Labor By Carlos Quintanilla Getting Away With Torture Holder's Limited, Modified Hangout By Dave Lindorff All the Young Dudes By John Johnson October Calendar

Change-Links September 2009

War Declared on Americans By the Health and Energy Industries and Right Wing Reactionaries Corporate Health Insurance and Big Pharma along with Big Oil have funded, populated and organized the attacks on Democratic Town Halls, on Health Care Reform and on Climate Change Bill. Threatening people with guns, no health care and poisoned air. We have to FIGHT BACK We Need Your Support To Keep This Progressive Voice Alive. We feel it’s important to get this voice out to as wide a community as possible. [...]

Change-Links July 2009

The Print Edition PDF Neda Agha-Soltan, a middle class young Moslem woman, loved music, studying to be a travel agent, was outraged at the election results, ventured out to one of the demonstrations, telling her mother, "Don't worry just one bullet and its over." Stuck in traffic, she got out to walk and ran into her bullet. Her family was warned not to have a service for her. The Swan Song of the Islamic Republic By Bernard-Henri Levy Symbols Are Not Enough to Win This Battle By [...]

Change-Links January 2009

Yes, Virgina The Grinches Did Steal Christmas Madoff, Most Big Banks, Most Home Mortage Crews, Wall Street, Hedge Funds, Derivates and Money Manager Gangs. Insurance Companies, Regulators, the US Treasury, Greensplan, the Bush Adminisraton and a good portion of Congress. What we need is something really good to celebrate, like Justice, Peace, Real Democracy, Friendship and LOVE. Palestine By Chris Hedges The Madoff Economy By Paul Krugman Why Al Franken Should NOT Be Riding Private Planes By Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman How We Got the Worst [...]