Republican golfing, political Kabuki theater and W.A.R. (Wasted American Resources)

As you can see, the John Boehner-Minnesota Golfing Fundraiser in Minnesota enjoyed beautiful weather on Wednesday August 17, 2011.  So did our Come Home America group as we traveled to Wayzata, Minnesota to banner outside the event.  We had read that House Speaker John Boehner, Rep. Michele Bachmann, Rep. Erik Paulsen, Rep. John Kline and Rep. Continue Reading

FREE SPEECH ZONE | March 19: We need people in the streets!

Anyone who’s interested in honoring former Minneapolis Reporter Molly Ivins’ dearest (and dying) wish, is invited to bring your old kitchen pot or pan, and spoon for banging or (even an old lid or pie plate will do!) to lead the March 19th March to Bring the Troops Home Now. (YOUTH PREFERRED but no one turned away!! Ha, ha.) Let’s wake everybody up! Molly Ivins t-shirts will be awarded to the most spirited pot-pan bangers!* In her final column, titled “Stand Up Against the Surge”, Molly wrote: “We are the people who run this country. We are the deciders. Continue Reading

FREE SPEECH ZONE | June Is Torture Awareness Month!

There are only 10 days left of June but it’s not too late to learn about these serious issues and get involved!  Please help us to spread the word.  The following main events featuring nationally known speakers are all free and open to the public next weekend June 26-27: Honoring Victims of Torture   Saturday, June 26, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 717 East River Parkway, Minneapolis. The Center for Victims of Torture honors torture survivors on UN International Day in Support of Victims of Torture. Sponsored by: the Center for Victims of Torture. Endorsed by: the WAMM Tackling Torture at the Top (T3) Committee. FFI: Email tacklingtorture@gmail.com. Continue Reading