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Rally to defend the New Deal and end the Bush tax cuts, Seattle, Monday at noon

Monday, 10 Dec 2012, 12:00 PM Let’s Support A Progressive Champion – 9 miles away Rep. Jim McDermott’s Office 32 registered participant(s) (100 maximum) 1809 7th St  (map) Seattle, WA 98101 Hosted by Amanda Morgan Description Since 1989, Rep. McDermott has been fighting for the people’s rights over corporations and big money. He has shown […]

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Karen Porterfield speaks to Sammamish MoveOn Group

This afternoon the Sammamish/Issaquah MoveOn group met at beautiful Sammamish Public Library.  The featured guest was 8th Congressional District candidate Karen Porterfield. Porterfield, who received the endorsement of the Washington State Democrats at the state convention last week, said she’s not accepting PAC money and is limiting individual donations to $500 max. She speaks intelligently […]

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Protest Microsoft's tax avoidance, this Thursday in Bellevue

Action for the American Dream ORGANIZED ACTION NEAR MICROSOFT CAMPUS BELLEVUE One hundred twelve of us did it last November when we Occupied Sammamish at 128th. We can do it again with your help. Bring a friend! When: Thursday, April 26 3:30-5:00 Meet: At the Bellevue North Community Center. Park nearest the street. Please carpool […]

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Tax Day protests (Tuesday, April 17)

11:00 AM: Foreclose on Wells Fargo, Westlake Plaza, Seattle, 4th & Pine. One of the worst abusers of the foreclosure process. 4:30 PM: Pie Eating at Amazon, Denny Park, Dexter & Denny Way,Seattle. You may have read the exposé in the Tea Bag Times (oops, Seattle Times). Well, it’s way worse than that. “Tired of […]

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Impressive participants' guide for 99% Spring training sessions

Tonight, in association with MoveOn.org, I’ll be attending a 99% Spring training session.  I got an email from the organizers with a link to their training materials, including this PDF:  The 99% Spring Training Guide.  I’m impressed. It’s well-written, attractively designed and full of documented information from multiple sources about non-violent direct action and other […]