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TPP, Keystone XL, Fast Tracking and ALEC
Since 2009 I've written about ALEC's involvement in attempting to establish themselves as players on an international playing field. With "Free Trade" as their primary mantra - just above that of "
Bob Sloan 01/22/2015 11 15 2 -
ALEC: Necessary and Irreplaceable to the Koch Cabal
Pursuing Charles and David Koch and their funding of the far right and an ultra-conservative agenda is important. Identifying the “charitable” organizations they launder money through – which ...
Bob Sloan 09/12/2014 23 21 3 -
Nevada Prison Industry Administrative Rules Now in Place
Following a full year of ...
Bob Sloan 02/20/2014 11 9 1 -
New Reports Expose a Hidden Conservative "Cabal" Masquerading as Think Tanks
The above graphic charts the relationship(s) between dozens of extreme right-wing organizations, foundations, institutes, conservative owned companies and wealthy individuals working together to ...
Bob Sloan 11/14/2013 19 35 3 -
DK Bloggers Mentioned in Senate Testimony on ALEC
(Note to readers - Voters Legislative Transparency Project [VLTP] is the corporate arm of American Legislative Transparency Project [ALTP] group here on Da ily Kos) The Senate held the long ...
Bob Sloan 10/29/2013 47 161 6 -
Prison Industry Subsidized by Taxpayers to Compete with Local Businesses Fails Spectacularly
Many DK followers and readers have expressed disappointment that I have not been posting on Daily Kos frequently over the past few months - nearly a year in fact. Hopefully this diary will help ...
Bob Sloan 10/10/2013 9 25 2 -
Labor and Business Win Prison Industry Battle
Most now know that the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) wrote the Prison Industries Act in 1995 and that legislation is now being used in Nevada and elsewhere to promote allowing ...
Bob Sloan 06/11/2013 10 23 1 -
More Businesses Victimized by Nevada Prison Industries
- Other Business owners complain of unfair competition - When researching material for the Study of Nevada’s Prison Industry Program (released in January), I discovered that in addition to ...
Bob Sloan 04/08/2013 4 11 1 -
ALEC + Pharmaceutical Co. Made Being HIV-positive a crime
A recent article from the American Independent caught my attention the other day...then it was picked up and republished by ...
Bob Sloan 04/03/2013 13 28 2 -
The Stench of ALEC in Nevada
"There has grown up in the minds of certain groups in this country the notion that because a man or corporation has made a profit out of the public for a number of years, the government and the ...
Bob Sloan 04/01/2013 5 20 2 -
Casinos & Prison Labor – Strange Bedfellows
By Bob Sloan On Tuesday March 19th, the Nevada Board of Prison Commissioners (BPC) met in Carson City to discuss an assortment of prison ...
Bob Sloan 03/25/2013 7 14 1 -
Nevada Ways and Means Committee Weighs in on Prison Industry Battle
The Result of Bureaucrats’ Operating as Businessmen In the continuing saga of Nevada’s Silver State Industries (SSI), the Legislature’s Ways and Means Committee held a hearing this past ...
Bob Sloan 03/11/2013 10 7 - -
Thank ALEC For Prison Labor Jeopardizing Small Businesses and Jobs – Nevada Latest Battleground
I’ve written several articles about the rampant and dismaying practice of state prison industries using prisoners as a labor force for private manufacturers. Recently this battle has centered in ...
Bob Sloan 03/05/2013 20 24 2 -
Prison Industries - A Huge Win in Nevada?!
As I wrote previously here and here , there has been great attention concentrated upon Nevada's use of inmate labor to unfairly compete against other Nevada companies. As a result of this work, big ...
Bob Sloan 02/11/2013 22 23 3 -
Jobs Bill Stalls - Legislation Allowing More Corporate Access To Prison Labor Passed
LABOR UNIONS AND GROUPS - PULL THE WOOL FROM OVER YOUR EYES AND GET ACTIVELY INVOLVED NOW - BEFORE ITS TOO LATE! Here on DK I published the first and second segments of a three part expose ...
Bob Sloan 01/27/2013 22 27 1 -
NDOC & Silver State Industries – Meet the Exploiters
Working on the “ Chain-Gang ” was how prisoners were punished for their crimes in days gone by– and people who had been victims of crime were happy. Then we became “civilized” as a ...
Bob Sloan 01/19/2013 1 6 1 -
Las Vegas: Prison Labor Used to Beat the Odds
Part one of a three part Expose on Prison Labor in Nevada and Beyond By Bob Sloan – Prison Industry Consultant Thousands of tourists, businessmen, CEO’s and executives from all over the world ...
Bob Sloan 01/11/2013 4 12 1 -
INSOURCING Analysis – Prison Labor Competing For Your Job
In December 2010 I wrote the following article on prison labor and those involved in removing jobs from the private/public sectors and putting them in the hands of inmates. Now ...
Bob Sloan 01/07/2013 21 58 4 -
Turning State Legislatures into Brothels - Re-post
Reposted from VLTP and DK diary last week ... ________________________________________ Diarist Note - We at DL's Abolish ALEC group have been writing about this subject for more than a year now and ...
Bob Sloan 12/28/2012 6 9 - -
Turning State Legislatures into Brothels
Reposted from VLTP.net ... ________________________________________ Diarist Note - We at DL's Abolish ALEC group have been writing about this subject for more than a year now and just recently our ...
Bob Sloan 12/19/2012 21 17 4 -
2012 - An Awakening Electorate and the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC)
Reposted from VLTP.net Op-Ed by Exec. Dir. Bob Sloan As pressure has been brought to bear upon the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) over the past couple of years, many of their far-...
Bob Sloan 11/09/2012 13 25 3 -
Corporate Control of Candidates & Elections – Topics, Contributions, Candidates and ALEC
It’s called “Corporatocracy” and as I’ve written ...
Bob Sloan 10/31/2012 3 4 1 -
ALEC Member in OK. Proposes ALEC’s Model: “Parent Trigger Law”
State Sen. David Holt, R-Oklahoma City, has announced he will introduce legislation in 2013 that will allow parents to overhaul chronically low-performing schools: “A parent trigger law in ...
Bob Sloan 10/08/2012 12 18 2 94
ALEC-New Partnerships and Exposing Hidden Foreign Influences - with a Comparison to the NCSL
Reposted from Voters Legislative Transparency Project (VLTP.net) ALEC Finds New Friends Republican Study Committee (RSC) and Heritage Foundation - New Partners ... Seems ALEC is searching for ...
Bob Sloan 09/14/2012 21 28 2 155
Mr. President – You CAN Stop the Transfer of Jobs From Private Sector to Prison Slave Labor
Crossposted from VLTP.net As most are aware, the issues surrounding the exploitation of prisoners for their labor is a topic I have written about extensively in the past. ...
Bob Sloan 09/05/2012 9 14 5 69
Center for Media and Democracy Comes Under Attack For Reporting on ALEC
An article today from Lisa Graves at the Center for Media and Democracy informs in May 2012, PRWeek reported ALEC had... ..."hired the notorious global PR firm Edelman. Edelman is the firm of ...
Bob Sloan 08/29/2012 13 34 1 115
Third IRS Whistleblower Complaint Brought Against American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC)
BREAKING NEWS FROM DK's Abolish ALEC Group (VLTP) - Reposted from VLTP.net Earlier this year two complaints were filed against the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) by Common Cause and ...
Bob Sloan 08/28/2012 17 50 2 229
ALEC-Koch Cabal "Programming" of State and Federal Judges Exposed
A DK "Abolish ALEC" Special Report , reposted from Monday... Last month I began a two part series that began with " ALEC, the Koch Led CABAL & "The Amicus Project" - Fed Court Interference ." The ...
Bob Sloan 08/24/2012 8 28 4 131
ALEC's Koch Funded Cabal "Educating" our state and Federal Judges
Last month I began a two part series that began with " ALEC, the Koch Led CABAL & "The Amicus Project" - Fed Court Interference ." The first segment dealt with identifying and exposing ALEC's Koch ...
Bob Sloan 08/20/2012 7 10 4 74
Compiled Thursday Coverage of the ALEC Annual Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah…
BREAKING NEWS - General ...
Bob Sloan 07/26/2012 9 15 - 71
ALEC, the Koch Led CABAL & "The Amicus Project" - Fed Court Interference
This is a lengthy post. We cut it down and took out sections we intend to include in subsequent Exposé's on ALEC and in so doing realized that the single issue of ALEC's interference in our ...
Bob Sloan 07/24/2012 21 26 3 129
ALEC's Federal Task Force - "How to Change Democracy From Within"
ALEC has a heretofore hidden task force. It's existence is known only to ALEC members and their closest "affiliates" - and referred to by them simply as the Federal Forum. A hint of it can be ...
Bob Sloan 07/10/2012 35 32 5 125
ALEC - Hidden Memberships EXPOSED!
This diary is a sneak preview of an article to be published at Voters Legislative Transparency Project - www.vltp.net - later this week... Over the past year, much information about the American ...
Bob Sloan 06/26/2012 83 254 26 1358
ALEC & Battle Over Public vs. Private Education
Over the past few years an ongoing discussion has developed over public education in the United States. Certain factions in America believe public education is foundering and unable to deliver ...
Bob Sloan 06/13/2012 29 28 3 140
ALEC-An Unwelcome and Unregistered Elephant in the Room at NN2012 (I loved it!)
Returned from Netroots 2012 convention in Rhode Island yesterday and spent today uploading videos and pictures to my Flikr account . For the videos I've used the great ones provided by Netroots ...
Bob Sloan 06/11/2012 33 49 1 410
Two More Large Corporations Quit ALEC, Rocking the Conservative Group
Earlier this morning it was announced that Wal-Mart, one of a handful of huge U.S. Corporate members (including Johnson & Johnson, AT&T, Wellpoint and State Farm Insurance) refusing to quit their ...
Bob Sloan 05/31/2012 19 29 1 185
ALEC Protest in Charlotte - Videos Pictures and My Report
As readers may or may not know, the American Legislative Transparency Project group here on DK organized and held a protest at ALEC's Spring Summit event in Charlotte this month in conjunction with ...
Bob Sloan 05/30/2012 11 21 1 65
Walmart & ALEC - Exploiting Prison Labor: Beyond Bribes to Foreign Officials & Anti-Consumer Laws
We've been hearing a lot about Walmart and their activities involving worker wages in pursuit of controlling the retail markets in this country and about their membership in ALEC. We've also ...
Bob Sloan 04/30/2012 6 29 3 89
Center for Media and Democracy Article about DAILY KOS Members Pursuing ALEC
This morning the Center for Media and Democracy published an article " One Year Later: The First ALEC Protest in Cincinnat i" heralding the first anniversary of the fight against the American ...
Bob Sloan 04/27/2012 33 51 8 237
Conservative's Support ALEC by Comparing it to the NCSL - Why There Really is No Comparison
The National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) is the new diversion being used by ALEC and their Right Wing supporters in an attempt to divert attention away from ALEC's agenda - and current ...
Bob Sloan 04/23/2012 23 44 2 255
ALEC, INTUIT & Reverse Mortgages - A Primer on Corporate Exploitation of Americans
New article posted by Abolish ALEC group at our website today. _______________________________ It isn’t often with ALEC that one can actually see firsthand the entire procedure from creation ...
Bob Sloan 04/16/2012 19 23 1 167
Upcoming article to outline Daily Kos member contributions to Exposing ALEC...
As all of us now know, ALEC is in the news nationwide with dozens of articles about new legislation and old laws which were distributed by the American Legislative Exchange Council coming out daily.
Bob Sloan 04/03/2012 33 53 2 196
Thanks DK Readers for helping send me to Netroots Nation!
Yee Haw....I'm going to Netroots! I apologize for taking several days to get a diary posted thanking everyone involved for voting for me in the DFA scholarship contest for Netroots 2012. I got the ...
Bob Sloan 03/28/2012 13 18 - 60
The Need For Non-Privatized Parole - ALEC and Bail Coalition planning to profit from private parole!
As you'll read below, parole in the U.S. today is nearly non-existent. The GOP through ALEC and model legislation helped accomplish the repeal of parole as part of their "Tough on Crime" agenda. ...
Bob Sloan 03/05/2012 16 8 1 71
Presbyterian Criminal Justice Network ignites a national focus on Prison Profiteering
On February 16th I arrived in Rocky Point, NY, brought there by an invitation extended by the Presbyterian Health, Education and Welfare Association (PHEWA). PHEWA was forming a new Criminal ...
Bob Sloan 03/02/2012 16 31 2 91
Tens of Thousands of Drug Convictions in IN. may have been based on false lab reports - who pays?
French economist Frederick Bastiat once wrote: “When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men living in society, they create for themselves, in the course of time, a legal system that ...
Bob Sloan 02/28/2012 30 56 2 211
Prison and Inmate labor for profit - morally wrong - yet profitable to Pol's and Corps. STOP IT!
French economist Frederick Bastiat once wrote: “When plunder becomes a way of life for a group of men living in society, they create for themselves, in the course of time, a legal system that ...
Bob Sloan 02/23/2012 135 95 7 411
Where has all the U.S. Crime and Criminals Gone?
With the closure of 11 state facilities this year , FL. Lawmakers continue to attempt to ...
Bob Sloan 01/30/2012 16 14 4 117
Humanoid "ALIEN's" Invading U.S. to Enslave a Society
Bob Sloan 01/17/2012 64 87 8 802
How the ALEC/Koch Led CABAL Impact Government and Society in the U.S.
Bob Sloan 01/09/2012 32 39 6 131
A Funny Thing Happened to Me on the Way to the ALEC Protest in Phoenix...
Like WI. Representative Mark Pocan, I also had a weird thing happen to me on the way into Phoenix to protest ALEC on November 29th. In August after his flight landed, Pocan overheard a woman ...
Bob Sloan 12/07/2011 32 60 6 295
Occupy ALEC March and Protest in Phoenix
Bob Sloan 12/02/2011 9 18 3 88
VLTP's "American Legislative Exchange Council – - Federal Government and Corrupt Practices"
Bob Sloan 11/26/2011 24 26 4 119
Proof of ALEC/Koch's U.S. Congressional Influence and Passage of ALEC Bill(s)
Over the years ALEC has steadfastly denied having any influence or involvement in writing or proposing legislation at the federal level. They "proudly" proclaim their effectiveness at the state ...
Bob Sloan 11/06/2011 35 58 12 221
Koch/ALEC Cabal - a Smoking Gun for financial connections and control...
Many have fought long and hard to prove connections between Charles and David Koch and the various Conservative Right Wing groups, organizations, foundations and Main Stream Media outlets. Hours ...
Bob Sloan 11/02/2011 197 298 62 1428
If you are a Progressive, Koch-Cain & ALEC should be illegal | Al Jazeera Video
Way back in April at the Anti-ALEC Protest and March in Cincinnati, Al Jazeera Producer, Bob Abeshouse was working on a documentary about ALEC, Koch and what I have termed (over and over) as the "...
Bob Sloan 11/01/2011 22 20 4 89
ALEC, Koch and the Conservative Cabal - How they lobby and get away with it -
This video first before I get into the meat of the article: The 99% seem to have finally evoked emotion from Progressives. Seven Progressive House candidates for 2012 confronted John Boehner's ...
Bob Sloan 10/30/2011 27 33 8 143
ALEC under attack on International levels - Security in AZ. may cost Koch more $ in advancing agenda
Bob Sloan 10/18/2011 19 49 8 195
Prison Labor - How it is used to eliminate the Middle Class and provide Slave Labor for Corporations
Video tease for upcoming CNBC special: " Billions Behind Bars | Inside America's Prison Industry " which will air on CNBC Tuesday, October 18th at 9 pm.
Bob Sloan 10/13/2011 42 44 4 190
ALEC scandal goes international - UK Knighthood, Thatcher and 3M involved
Like most of you I had never heard of the Atlantic Bridge charity. It was founded and designed to promote the "special relationship" between the UK and the US. Over the past couple of days the ...
Bob Sloan 10/08/2011 80 189 18 950
A Rant against ALEC and Koch everyone should read - before it's too late
I normally would not do this, but this blog entry I read the other day sticks in my mind ...
Bob Sloan 10/01/2011 36 40 5 243
ALEC's Immigration Legislation...no need for it unless you live in the U.S. Constitution Free Zone.
With the furor over immigration and entry into the U.S. by those avoiding the legal path, RepubliCons pushed for SB 1070 in AZ. in 2010 and in more than 30 states since then. They have had mixed ...
Bob Sloan 09/28/2011 22 38 4 306
"Killing for Kids" - Murder of Troy Davis and ALEC's Privatization Legislation
I know there has been a lot written about the sad Troy Davis case from 1989 right through to today, following his execution in Georgia this week. I have long had mixed feelings about the death ...
Bob Sloan 09/23/2011 6 27 4 81
ALEC, Heritage, DeVos, James Madison Inst., Ctr. for Pol. Analysis, Perry, Roe Inst. cozy up in TX.
In April of this year the Heritage Foundation held one of their regular "closed" meetings in Dallas/Ft. Worth TX. This meeting was Titled: "Ideas and Strategies That Will Lead ...
Bob Sloan 09/18/2011 44 25 6 122
ALEC Exposed wins Sidney Award for Excellence in Socially Conscious Journalism
Yesterday it was announced by the Sidney Hillman Foundation that the joint Nation and Center for Media and Democracy Series; " ALEC Exposed " was chosen as this month's ...
Bob Sloan 09/14/2011 18 34 2 94
ANNOUNCEMENT: Looking For Feedback on Anti-ALEC/Koch Progressive led Bus Tour this Fall
Bob Sloan 09/06/2011 31 29 2 169
Koch/ALEC...attacks upon public education. Looking deep into the Rabbit Hole
Koch Brothers and their attacks upon public education. Many of my - and DK readers in general - are now aware of the vociferous attention Charles and David Koch have been paying to our public ...
Bob Sloan 08/23/2011 22 29 1 123
Another ALEC trick at Federal Level EXPOSED
By now many thought they had heard everything to be heard about ALEC and their un-democratic activities. This is simply not true. As I said to a fellow Exposing ALEC member earlier today..."we ...
Bob Sloan 08/20/2011 88 204 30 929
How about some help in battling ALEC, Koch money and their ideologies?
Short and sweet video below the fold "Vote for the Worst Governor EVER!" I hope all will take part and register their votes at the website provided in the video. Many ALEC supporters claim that ...
Bob Sloan 08/10/2011 25 31 5 134
Protest ALEC New Orleans Report
A short 8 minute video everyone should see to fully understand how the people feel about the corporatization of America and our Democracy by ALEC and Koch funded legislation:
Bob Sloan 08/08/2011 12 28 1 119
CMD Conference on ALEC! Rebroadcast
Video conference from this morning's ALEC Conference hosted by CMD' Lisa Graves. Many couldn't get in as viewing was limited. Enjoy and let's discuss later. TURN SOUND VOLUME UP, AUDIO QUALITY ...
Bob Sloan 08/03/2011 3 14 - 47
The Hidden History of ALEC and Prison Labor | The Nation
This article is part of a Nation series exposing the American Legislative Exchange Council, in collaboration with the Center For Media and Democracy.
Bob Sloan 08/02/2011 18 29 4 125
- ALEC MEDIA ADVISORY - TOMORROW!
On Wednesday, there will be a press confereance in New Orleans, the cite of ALEC's 2011 meeting, to discuss the effect that its bills have had on regular people. Please distribute and don't forget ...
Bob Sloan 08/01/2011 16 25 1 125
AMERICA and democracy put on the auction block by ALEC for $500,000,000 - Purchased by Koch!
First a few words from our sponsor:
Bob Sloan 07/24/2011 31 82 17 387
Corporatocracy Republished to Exposing ALEC
REPUBLISHED from November 8, 2010 - UPDATE Due to the new interest in corporation's involvement in writing the legislation enacted by our lawmakers for us to live by...and the ALEC Exposed document ...
Bob Sloan 07/23/2011 4 10 3 121
Corporatocracy II - Republished from 2010
Republished Diary from November 9, 2010. Second diary in my Corporatocracy series. In my last post I provided two key words: fascism and Corporatocracy. I also provided ...
Bob Sloan 07/23/2011 11 4 1 50
Corporatocracy Republished to Exposing ALEC
REPUBLISHED from November 8, 2010 - UPDATE Due to the new interest in corporation's involvement in writing the legislation enacted by our lawmakers for us to live by...and the ALEC Exposed document ...
Bob Sloan 07/22/2011 12 13 2 74
ALEC Exposed going Viral and MSM
Here is a video interview of Lisa Graves by Thom Hartmann on his program from July 20th.
Bob Sloan 07/21/2011 90 269 17 1276
Exposing ALEC - ALEC Exposed Democracy Now Video Exposes Koch Influence upon AMERICA!
This is a short diary but of utmost importance as Lisa Graves, Executive Director for Center for Media and Democracy diagrams the involvement of the Koch brother's impact upon all facets of American ...
Bob Sloan 07/18/2011 19 42 3 178
DK's Exposing ALEC & Protest ALEC efforts pay off big time this week!
As most Progressives are now aware there has been a huge development this week concerning the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). On Monday In These Times (ITT) published an in-depth and ...
Bob Sloan 07/16/2011 145 356 27 1514
Evangelical Twist on Use of Prison Labor in WI. and Hidden Links to Koch Bros. Influence
SPECIAL SUNDAY EDITION I came across this article today: " Beyond license plates PRISONS | The union battle in Wisconsin may result in helping prisoners become ...
Bob Sloan 07/10/2011 68 139 11 700
Slave Labor - Comes to Wisconsin to replace Union Workers - Brought to us by Koch Money...
I just read about the new trend in Wisconsin of replacing union and ...
Bob Sloan 07/07/2011 218 200 7 1091
ALEC, Koch, Coke, Slave Labor and Privatization Update 7-11
I've been concentrating on ALEC so rigorously of late, that many articles, facts and stories involving prison privatization and slave labor have been put on the back burner. Today I'm going to put ...
Bob Sloan 07/05/2011 13 28 3 130
EXPOSING ALEC - ALEC Relationships and Update 4
Bob Sloan 07/01/2011 45 40 8 200
ALEC, Koch and the Conservative led "War on the Middle Class"...
I've written extensively about the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) and the likes of Charles and David Koch, the Council for National Policy, the Heritage Foundation, Reason Foundation, ...
Bob Sloan 06/24/2011 68 153 20 650
Exposing ALEC - update 3 + Petition for your State Lawmakers...
Someone once said, "When fascism comes to America it will be wrapped in a Flag and carrying a cross..." Well, it's here folks...it's among us in the form of ALEC, funded by the Kochs and other ...
Bob Sloan 06/20/2011 7 25 4 136
EXPOSING ALEC - 2nd Update with important news and links
So much information now coming out about ALEC that it's hard to stay on top of all of it. News articles have begun popping up nationwide since the Cincy Rally in April, all with ALEC now being ...
Bob Sloan 06/15/2011 38 87 10 456
Slave Labor, ALEC and the federal Prison Industry Program - Breaking News!!
As many are aware, I have been battling the Department of Justice over their lack of oversight of the Prison Industry Enhancement ...
Bob Sloan 06/10/2011 33 167 10 805
Exposing ALEC - June Update on ALEC Activities, Articles and Links
Since the call went out here on DK4 in March for outing and exposing the nefarious activities of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), great strides have been taken. We held a protest ...
Bob Sloan 06/09/2011 9 29 6 121
ALEC's Denial of Federal Influence in State Government & Exposing Council for National Policy
Conservative Republican Legislators belonging to state and federal Assemblies have made arguments against the imposition of laws, initiatives and rules placed upon individual states by the Federal ...
Bob Sloan 05/31/2011 40 60 8 379
Demonstrations, Protests and Videos about ALEC, KOCH, Immigrant detention and private prisons...
Today many have had their eyes opened regarding the huge profits made off of what is commonly called the "Prison Industrial Complex." Suddenly awareness has turned from disbelief to anger as ...
Bob Sloan 05/18/2011 27 25 3 141
ALEC & Koch's Agenda becomes clearer - as do connections to them...
More privatization in the news and no matter what is being privatized one or more of ALEC's "special friend" corporate members stand to profit from such efforts. In addition we have the Koch's now ...
Bob Sloan 05/17/2011 43 35 3 352
Slave Labor, Prison Privatization, Prison Industry - ALEC Conservatives push this agenda nationwide!
Privatize, privatize, privatization of anything owned or controlled by the public or taxpayers is again being applied by Conservatives from coast to coast. Sadly through the manipulations of ALEC ...
Bob Sloan 05/09/2011 22 36 5 177
Democracy Stands Up to ALEC and the theft of America by Kochroaches in Cincy!
As most know, many Kossacks traveled to Cincinnati, Ohio this past week to attend the first ever Anti-American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) Protest there at that organization's scheduled ...
Bob Sloan 05/01/2011 85 124 17 694
America's new "Black Gold": Exploitation of African-Americans for Corporate Profits
Profit seeking businesses have always sought out those among the indigenous population they could exploit the most where labor is concerned. Reduced labor costs means $$$ in the cash registers of ...
Bob Sloan 04/20/2011 72 90 12 459
Slave Labor - Koch & ALEC Developments for April 2011
Please remember our rally and march against ALEC in Cincinnati on April 28-29. If you can attend and take part it will help us all to expose this corporate/lawmaker(s) relationship that is ...
Bob Sloan 04/16/2011 16 28 6 177
Slave Labor & ALEC - Join us in Cincy April 28-30th for a protest and Workshops!
I have been writing and informing others about an insidious lobbying organization that serves as the core of right wing conservatism for more than a year now - here on D Kos and elsewhere. This is ...
Bob Sloan 04/07/2011 52 59 9 276
Slave Labor, ALEC, Koch and their Conservative Agenda identified and exposed...
Many times I've been asked how I got involved on these issues - prison labor and mass incarceration - and I've had to explain my interest. This has happened time and again. In an effort of ...
Bob Sloan 04/02/2011 80 171 20 962
Boehner & Cantor expose their ties to ALEC, Koch, CCA, Geo in 09 ALEC speeches!
Following the 2010 election cycle several states; Florida, Ohio, Wisconsin, Maine and a few others gained Republicant Governors and majorities in one or both houses. As we all know, since then ...
Bob Sloan 03/28/2011 60 79 11 394
Another Reason Conservatives want to Defund NPR-More on Geo Group and Juvenile abuse in Miss.
Another week and more problems with incarceration in the U.S. Of the many articles to make the news this week, this one touches most of the bases and issues I report on. We have all read about ...
Bob Sloan 03/26/2011 111 151 11 701
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