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Can anyone help make sense of this news on NDAA?
I, among other kossacks, was chilled (to put it mildly) by the implications of Ralph Lopez' diary ...
Hound Dog 12/10/2011 57 6 - 198
Occupying Congress Is An Ongoing Opportunity!
Even though we're being governed by a corporatocracy, we still have (mostly) freedoms of speech, assembly and press. These give you the only power you still have as a citizen, though they ...
Hound Dog 12/07/2011 2 4 - 23
Merkley Afghan war amendment...froth or substance?
Hat tip to Robert Naiman and the good folks at Just Foreign Policy for alerting about Senator Merkley's bipartisan amendment to the ...
Hound Dog 11/28/2011 17 7 - 87
Friday Kristol Funnies
The PBS Newshour had William Kristol on the program on Wednesday, June 22 , commenting on the president's ...
Hound Dog 06/24/2011 1 5 - 67
Senators Finally Talk About Afghanistan
I'm not sure if this has been posted on Dkos yet, but Senators Merkley, Udall and twelve others are circulating a letter to the President which strongly advises him to begin a "sizable and sustained ...
Hound Dog 06/08/2011 13 7 - 68
Thank you, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand for your leadership
Odd, isn't it? that so few in Congress say much of anything about Afghanistan? We're spending $100 billion+ this year on the export of more war to one of the poorest, most illiterate, most ...
Hound Dog 03/20/2011 5 14 1 67
Gen. Jack Keane's Afghan crystal ball
This week, Charlie Rose (CR) began what he calls a series of discussions on Afghanistan. The first installment aired on Wednesday, ...
Hound Dog 03/12/2011 8 7 - 83
Must See TV on PBS Tonight!
Tonight on PBS (check your local listings for time), POV will present The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon ...
Hound Dog 10/05/2010 5 26 - 84
Presidents, and Bad Wars: some photos new and old
. . Presidents making a war escalation speech to enthusiastic supporters, now..... . .
Hound Dog 09/15/2010 43 6 - 39
10 - 2 - 2010 Rally, And More Ideas
There's lots of folks who are making preparations to go to the National Mall on October 2, 2010. If you've never participated in such an event,
Hound Dog 09/11/2010 21 12 - 201
I agree with Obama and Durbin re: Afghanistan
Cross-posted at Docudharma. Two nights ago, President Obama said this in his Oval Office speech : ...
Hound Dog 09/03/2010 21 11 - 58
MSM Don't Ask These Questions Re: Afghanistan
Cross-posted at Docudharma and Firedoglake. The mainstream media do not ask our government the questions they should be asking about Afghanistan. ...
Hound Dog 08/25/2010 10 6 - 35
Will Sen. Durbin meet with a military dad?
(Note: Sen Durbin had a small tumor removed from his stomach by minimally invasive surgery on August 12. He's reported to be recovering well, and is campaigning in Illinois, according ...
Hound Dog 08/20/2010 7 4 - 35
Those poor oiled birds, and....the troops
We've all seen the photos of the wildlife stricken by the oil spill, and I expect most who've seen them have been saddened and outraged. I've been plenty horrified and outraged myself.
Hound Dog 06/24/2010 42 13 - 244
Tom Tomorrow Afghan Escalation Cartoon!
. . I don't know if you've been waiting for this like I have. It's here!!! . . . .
Hound Dog 12/07/2009 19 17 1 48
Help! Help! We're being repressed! (seriously) with update
Cross-posted at Docudharma and Firedoglake ---------------------------- THIS AFFECTS ALL BLOGGERS/CITIZEN JOURNALISTS ---------------------------- ...
Hound Dog 12/03/2009 47 13 - 50
What is UP with the "Political Suicide" thing?
I don't get it. I really don't get it. People are going around all over saying that Obama MUST escalate in Afghan, or that he simply CANNOT peel back the massive ...
Hound Dog 11/25/2009 106 15 1 41
Tonight on Bill Moyers - Lessons From A Quagmire
Tonight on PBS, Bill Moyers Journal will focus on the LBJ telephone and office tapes created during the escalation in ...
Hound Dog 11/20/2009 19 21 - 121
Is This What Democrats Stand For?
Cross-posted at Docudharma, OpenLeft, FDL, and Prarie State Blue. Back in the 1960s, Time and Life had many subscribers. These magazines dropped ...
Hound Dog 11/18/2009 78 28 - 109
Bill Moyers Journal tonite: "The Good Soldier" documentary film
Cross-posted at Docudharma and FDL Tonight on Bill Moyers Journal on PBS, Moyers will present excerpts for ...
Hound Dog 11/06/2009 5 17 - 164
Costs Of War Not Seen In Dover Repatriation Photos; and Bill Moyers Closing Comments
Cross-posted at Docudharma, Open Left and FDL Hat tip to Henry Porter and the other diarists who posted on the videos and ...
Hound Dog 10/30/2009 52 28 - 125
CPT Matthew Hoh, Bless You For Setting The Pace
Cross-posted at Docudharma, MyDD, Open Left, Firedoglake. From WaPo , October 27, 2009:
Hound Dog 10/28/2009 19 5 - 33
Ike Skelton Pushes For More War in Afghanistan
Cross-posted at MyDD, OpenLeft, Docudharma, and Show Me Progress. ---------- In today's WaPo, Ike Skelton, Chair of the House Armed Forces Committee, teamed up with everyone's favorite ...
Hound Dog 10/18/2009 33 10 - 87
Tonight on Bill Moyers Journal - Mark Danner on Obama's international challenges
Tonight on PBS, Bill Moyers will interview journalist Mark Danner. Danner's new book, STRIPPING BARE THE BODY, ...
Hound Dog 10/16/2009 9 7 - 94
Psst! I think Mr. Kos hateses Obama and Democrats
--------- file under snarkers --------- I loged on to my fave democratics site to-day run by Mr. Kos. An I dont believe it. there's a big ugly ad for some poopoo program on pbs that is ...
Hound Dog 10/07/2009 23 2 - 10
The Cost of War: Eyes Wide Open exhibit on the Ellipse, Oct 3 & 4
Cross-posted at Docudharma, MyDD, and Open Left. -------- See below for how you can aid this project. -------- On the weekend of October 3rd and 4th, ...
Hound Dog 09/29/2009 11 8 - 34
Wouldya get on a bus with Palin, Rove, Kristol, McCain, Lieberman, Graham?
We can christen this bus the We Want Obama To Ramp It Up In Afghan Straight Talk Express. ...
Hound Dog 09/27/2009 13 3 - 10
Bill Moyers tonight: Afghan - The Graveyard Of Predictions
Rory Stewart, director of the Carr Center for Human Rights at Harvard Kennedy School of Government will be interviewed by guest host Lynn Sherr ...
Hound Dog 09/25/2009 8 16 - 45
Sunday is Gold Star Mother's Day
--------- Cross-posted at Docudharma and MyDD --------- The last Sunday in September, according to ...
Hound Dog 09/22/2009 19 29 - 230
Arlen Specter Questions Afghan War Necessity
-------- Cross-posted at Docudharma and MyDD. --------
Hound Dog 09/18/2009 94 11 - 2
McCain-Lieberman-Graham urge Obama for more war in Afghan
------- Cross-posted at Docudharma, MyDD, and OpenLeft. ------- In the Wall Street Journal on ...
Hound Dog 09/15/2009 21 4 - 40
Bill Moyers' Journal tonite - Afghanistan, and health care
Bill Moyers will interview Nancy Youssef, Chief Pentagon Correspondent with McClatchey Newspapers. In August, ...
Hound Dog 09/11/2009 6 8 - 16
Ted Koppel frightens little old ladies on NPR
Today on Talk Of The Nation , host Neal Conan led a discussion titled Afghanistan: War Of Choice Or Necessity? ...
Hound Dog 09/03/2009 38 2 - 5
Former CIA Station Chiefs Agree On Afghanistan
-------- -------- This is a live blog from the front porch at Sen. Dick Durbin's office in Springfield, Illinois. See the last paragraph for details about the location.
Hound Dog 09/02/2009 11 6 1 4
Bill Moyers' Journal tonight on PBS: Money-Driven Medicine
Bill Moyers will be showing excerpts from a documentary film based on the book by Maggie Mahar, Money-Driven Medicine. The film MONEY-DRIVEN MEDICINE reveals how a profit-...
Hound Dog 08/28/2009 10 24 - 17
It's not just me, Senator Durbin.
-------- -------- This is a live blog from the front porch at Sen. Dick Durbin's office in Springfield, Illinois. See the last paragraph for details about the location.
Hound Dog 08/25/2009 15 3 - 11
Bill Moyers' Journal tonight - Critical Condition
PBS' Bill Moyers' Journal will air Critical Condition tonight, a documentary film by POV and documentary filmmaker Roger Weisberg. Roger Weisberg's Critical ...
Hound Dog 08/21/2009 15 26 1 32
On Bill Moyers tonight: health care
Bill Moyers proudly calls himself a liberal. I call him a truthteller, and a patriot. If health care is of concern to you, you will want to check out Bill Moyers' Journal on PBS tonight.
Hound Dog 07/31/2009 16 16 - 27
Live from Sen. Durbin's front porch re Afghan, part 2
Cross-posted at Docudharma. Live on-porch blogging commenced approximately 1:37 pm CDT, and concluded around 4 pm . As I wrote in ...
Hound Dog 07/29/2009 12 5 - 30
Live Re Afghan, from Sen. Durbin's porch ?!?
S-a-a-a-y WHAT? ~~~~~~~~~~~~ Yep, it's true. Sen. Dick Durbin has an office in Springfield, Illinois, right in ...
Hound Dog 07/23/2009 9 6 - 61
Congress: Call? Write? March around the Capitol? Here's MORE choices
................. IS THERE SOMETHING YOUR GOVERNMENT IS DOING THAT HAS YOU TOTALLY OUTRAGED? ................. Is it inertia about healthcare reform? Funding for endless ...
Hound Dog 06/22/2009 9 14 - 28
On Bill Moyers tonight: Jeremy Scahill
On Bill Moyers Journal tonight, Jeremy Scahill, author of Blackwater , will be interviewed. ...
Hound Dog 06/05/2009 77 39 1 22
Torturing Democracy, on Bill Moyers Journal
Bill Moyers' tour de force, once again. Tonight he aired, for most of the journal, segments from the documentary film Torturing ...
Hound Dog 05/29/2009 10 18 - 82
Questioning the Afghan premises & POLL
It seems that much of the American populace just doesn't even question the premises for staying in Afghanistan and for ramping it up there. Some say that our occupation of Afghanistan ...
Hound Dog 05/20/2009 78 5 - -
NPR and the....shhh!....T word...and a poll.
Gee whiz. Ol' NPR just has some trouble with the word "torture." Earlier this week, anchor man Robert Siegel on All Things Considered referred to "the alleged torture memos". Hmmmm. ...
Hound Dog 05/07/2009 60 7 - 3
Demorepublicratus chickenwarhawkus blogospherii
Dear Warner Bros Studios: As a great fan of your Roadrunner and Bugs Bunny cartoons, I'd like to suggest the introduction of a new character as a ...
Hound Dog 04/26/2009 31 1 - 207
Uncle Sam Needs You! for the Afghan fight!
Armchair generals and La-Z-Boy internet commandos are needed to defend us from the terrorists in actually doing something that matches up with their valor in the blogoshpere.
Hound Dog 04/23/2009 31 4 2 31
Democratic funding, Democratic war, Democratic combat deaths
So here we Democratic buy-in on needless, and endless, war. For starters, $83.4 billion, Democratically-led, and Democratically- funded.
Hound Dog 04/09/2009 138 18 - 14
C'mon, Senator Durbin
I mailed another letter to my senator, Dick Durbin, today. It starts this way: Senator Durbin, With the election of Barack Obama to the White House, we have turned the ...
Hound Dog 03/03/2009 5 3 - 2
What is up with Diane Rehm and Michael O'Hanlon?
Today, March 4, Diane Rehm held discussion on her NPR program on the cost of the occupation of Iraq. She allowed Michael O'Hanlon of the Brookings ...
Hound Dog 03/04/2008 16 11 - 4
Murtha getting ready to capitulate...again.
As reported by AP today: Bush pushes Democrats to OK war funding By Ben Feller, Associated Press Writer | November 29, 2007 WASHINGTON --President Bush sternly pressed Democrats ...
Hound Dog 11/29/2007 13 4 - -
I want my NPR pledge refunded.
I've been listening to KWMU in St. Louis, and contributing during pledge drives, for years. It's a very big NPR affiliate. I regularly listen to several hours of NPR programming a day. My last ...
Hound Dog 11/12/2007 56 6 - 6
NPR's Robert Siegel interviews Pelosi, drops the ball
NPR's Robert Siegel interviewed Nancy Pelosi today on All Things Considered, and asked her questions about Congress' failure to bring about redeployment of our troops from Iraq, yet he took a pass ...
Hound Dog 10/31/2007 18 5 - 6
Tavis Smiley interviews Pelosi, drops ball on Iraq redeployment
Tavis Smiley interviewed Nancy Pelosi on Monday October 22, 2007 on his PBS program. Below is a passage where Tavis brought up the subject of using the power of the purse to bring about ...
Hound Dog 10/23/2007 7 3 3 -
Senate Out-of-Iraq caucus?
I went looking for the Senate's Out-of-Iraq Caucus, and couldn't find one, except for, by default, Russ Feingold. Can this Caucus Of One get our troops home all by himself?
Hound Dog 10/09/2007 2 3 - 11
Ready to Flush Rush? Hit him where it most hurts!
Did you know that Barnes & Noble runs a banner ad on GasBaugh's website? Yep, I've seen it there for weeks, now, off and on. B & N is paying him for it, don't you suppose?
Hound Dog 10/06/2007 41 14 - -
Senate Democrats and Their Leaders Keep The Casualty Creation Machine Funded, And Funded, and Funded
Russ Feingold is the only Senator, Democratic or Repub, who really wants our troops out of the Iraq hellhole, according to the latest funding votes. All the rest are keeping Bush's Casualty ...
Hound Dog 10/05/2007 2 - 1 8
Senator Durbin has betrayed-us on Iraq occupation funding; updated with a poll!
Dick Durbin, Illinois' senior senator and majority whip, has betrayed-us on Iraq funding, along with the rest of the Senate, save for Feingold (bless him!)
Hound Dog 10/04/2007 17 8 1 6
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