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Kucinich on Iran

Video by William Hughes
Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) shares his views on the need to prevent any U.S.-led war with Iran. He said: "We're in a moment of peril." Rep. Kucinich spoke at a Forum, on March 14, 2007, in Washington, D.C. He also addressed the issue of the Iraqi War. The Congressman was introduced by David Swanson, who also served as the Moderator. The event was sponsored by, DAWN and six other groups.

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Group Prepares for Goode Protest

Reported by Henry Graff, NBC-29 in Charlottesville VA

Protestors are gearing up for another march outside Congressman Virgil Goode's office in Charlottesville.

The demonstrators have watched "The Ground Truth." It's an independent documentary featuring soldiers' experiences in Iraq. The protestors have descended on the congressman's office for the past three weeks, and they plan on doing it again Wednesday even if it means more arrests.

ABC's Brian Ross unmasks 'Curveball'


Curveball, the Iraqi defector whose fabricated claims that Iraq was developing weapons of mass destruction were used by the administration in its case for war, remains in the protection of the German intelligence service, reports ABC News' Brian Ross.

Intelligence gathered from Curveball became the centerpiece of then Secretary of State Colin Powell's address to the United Nation, urging military action in Iraq. "It was almost that which made the whole case seem effective. It was just so dramatic," said Powell's chief of staff Col. Lawrence Wilkerson.

Video: Protesting War at Sen. Mikulski's

By William Hughes

On March 13, 2007, about 30 anti-Iraqi War activists went to the office of U.S. Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski (D-MD) to confront her about the fact that she has continued to vote to fund the war. Three members of her staff met the activists in the public square outside of the office, in the Fells Point area of Baltimore City. Mikulski was a no show! There was an exchange of views. The activists delivered a two-page letter, with a supplement, dated 03/13/07, to a Mikulski representative outlining their demands. Then, the protesters read the names of the 59 Marylanders, who have died in the conflict. They reminded Mikulski's staff personnel that there will be more "death and destruction," unless the Senator takes a strong stand to end this war and to bring the troops home.

Bush Chain Gang Goes Bar-Hopping on Beale Street in Memphis

What do you think a crowd of drunk Fox-viewers did when they saw the Bush Chain Gang?

Paperwork Slows Treatment for Wounded Soldier

Morning Edition, March 12, 2007 · Army Sgt. Chase Gean spent months at a Boston Veterans Administration hospital after he was shot and paralyzed during fighting in Afghanistan. But he hasn't had a therapy session since Thanksgiving. That's because Gean hasn't been officially discharged from the Army. The holdup is at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. Fred Thys of member station WBUR in Boston reports.

Tina Richards on NPR

Listen here. The host pretends that Richards "confronted" Obey and that Obey is on our side as "one of the few" who voted against the war. Many voted against the war. Only a few continued their opposition and tried to end the war once it had begun. Another NPR story airs a discussion between two people who agree with Congressman Obey, not Richards, whom the host calls a "protester."

23 Arrested at Port of Tacoma In Protest to Stop Shipment of Stryker Armored Vehicles to Iraq

By Democracy Now!

In Tacoma, Washington peace activists are continuing campaign to prevent the
military from shipping 300 Stryker armored vehicles to Iraq. On Sunday, 23
protesters were arrested including T.J. Johnson who serves in the City
Council of Olympia. He just got out of jail and joins us on the phone.


Legal expert: President Bush may have ordered torture of terror suspects

By David Edwards and Andrew Bielak,

The US government began hearings on Friday to determine if 14 accused terrorists currently being held at Guantanamo Bay can be deemed enemy combatants. The hearings, which have been closed to independent observers, are receiving heavy criticism for their secretive nature and what some are calling pre-determined outcomes.

"The administration has been almost pathological in trying to find ways to keep these people from ever seeing a real judge or a real lawyer," John Turley, a law professor at George Washington University, told the Associated Press, "and the reasons are obvious."

“Republican Congress worst thing that’s happened to US Army and Marine Corps”

Friday night on Real Time, Bill Maher interviewed retired Army Major General Paul D. Eaton who was the original Commander in charge of training Iraqi troops. Maher tries to get a laugh out of him but as you'll see, Eaton is a straightforward man who doesn't mince words — if he says it, he means it. He blames Donald Rumsfeld for the majority of the failures in Iraq (including the current problems at Walter Reed), thanks God for the new Democratic majority and lays down some truth. -- James Starowicz

Terrific New Impeachment Video

On March 9, a church basement in Washington, D.C., filled up with people eager to discuss and debate impeachment. Four speakers began the discussion with brief remarks: 27 year veteran CIA analyst Ray McGovern, founder of Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity; David Swanson, co-founder of and former staffer for Dennis Kucinich’s presidential campaign; Dave Lindorff, author of "The Case for Impeachment"; and John Judge, former staffer of Rep. Cynthia McKinney who helped draft articles of impeachment legislation. Pete Perry of the Washington Peace Center hosted and moderated. The video is broken into three parts:
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Fired U.S. Attorney's damning testimony [VIDEO]

Inspiration for Tom Cruise character in "A Few Good Men" describes Republican pressure before firing... Watch this.

Protests Sweep Latin America as Bush Begins Five-Nation Tour

By Democracy Now!

Protests have broken out across Latin America as President Bush begins a
five-nation tour. In Brazil, over 30,000 people took to the streets of Sao
Paulo Thursday with more underway in Uruguay, Colombia, Guatemala and
Mexico. We go to Uruguay for a report.


* Colombian Opposition Leader Gustavo Petro Defies Threats to Challenge Ties

Impeachment? A Forum With John Judge, Dave Lindorff, David Swanson, Ray McGovern, Pete Perry

Videos shot March 9, 2007, in Washington DC by William Hughes

John Judge is a former staffer for former Rep. Cynthia McKinney (D-GA):

Dave Lindorff is a journalist and the author of "The Case for Impeachment":

David Swanson is a journalist, co-founder of, and also a former staffer for Dennis Kucinich's presidential campaign:

Ray McGovern is a former CIA analyst, where he worked for 27 years. He is also the founder of Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity:

Impeachment on Right Wing Radio Today: We Need Your Calls




Please help pass SJM 8016, our bill to investigate Bush and Cheney by tuning in to the Mike Medved radio show today. It broadcasts nationally. You participation is essential, because Mike Medved is a conservative host. We will need intelligent comments and questions coming from you.

Peace Radio

By Doreen Key

Part of my interview with Peace Mom, Cindy Sheehan, will be played nationally on Pacifica radio TODAY at 5 PM, Pacific time listen at

My entire interview with 2004 Nobel Peace Prize winner, Wangari Maathai, will air TONIGHT on KPFK at 8 PM, Pacific time (same URL), to celebrate International Women's Day.

Congressman Obey Says "Idiot Liberals" Need to Support War Money

By David Swanson

House Appropriations Chair David Obey (Dem., Wisc.) ran into woman in the hallway in Washington recently and ended up yelling at her and her friends, accusing them of "smoking something that's not legal" if they disagreed with him, and denouncing "idiot liberals."

The woman, Tina Richards, introduced herself to Obey as the mother of a Marine about to depart for his third tour of Iraq, and as someone who has tried to communicate with Obey but received no response. Then she…

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