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To Strike Fear into the Hearts of Plutocrats ...

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  • If it is such that down we must go, then let's go down fighting. Together. Nothing we do will ever instill more worthy pride within us. And nothing has the potential to make this country stronger than for it to be won back by its rightful heirs. This much I know.
  • A pep talk

Pablo Mayhew,  OpEdNews

http://images.dailykos.com/i/user/116919/fist.jpg6/2/2016 | We live in dark times.

I have witnessed the events that brought us here over the course of my life with a sort of morbid ambivalence: Half of me resigned to complacence and gallows humor at observing the utter folly that defines decisions made while spitting into the Teeth of History--the one and only true guide to future state affairs; the other half keen to lash out on occasion, in defiance of the overwhelming impotence I feel at witnessing the devastation that results from such easily avoidable mistakes.

Those who have not forsaken the study of history, I am certain, can relate.

Pablo Mayhew: I am a solemn, yet eminently passionate student of recent American history and political science, who is engaged in ongoing research on a work of historical fiction, which, if successful, will be an autopsy of the fading American empire.

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David Swanson to speak on War Is A Lie

  • Three Twin Cities Area Events:
  • June 11 at Macalester Plymouth Church Social Hall, St. Paul, MN.
  • June 12 at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Community, Minneapolis, MN

Stephen McKeownVeterans for Peace Chapter 27

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http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41EY0sSJIkL._SX331_BO1,204,203,200_.jpgJune 1, 2016 | David Swanson will speak about the latest developments in the telling and the debunking of lies about wars. He'll answer questions and sign copies of his new book, War Is A Lie: Second Edition.  Please forward this email to everyone you can.

June 11 St. Paul, MN, 6PM at Macalester Plymouth Church Social Hall, 1658 Lincoln, St. Paul, MN. Sign up on Facebook. 

June 12 Minneapolis, MN, 9 and 11 AM at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Community, 4533 3rd Ave So, Minneapolis, MN. 

Peace Pole Dedication at 2PM

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Vets For Peace Chapter 27, 4200 Cedar Avenue S. #7, Minneapolis, MN 55407

Phone: 612 821-9141    

Website: vfpchapter27.org

Email: vfpchapter27@GMAIL.COM

Tell Congress: Take on Wall Street

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Wall Street billionaires have rigged our economy and our democracy. Let's fix our financial system and make it work for ordinary Americans.

The Nation

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http://www.yesmagazine.org/issues/9-strategies-to-end-corporate-rule/images/Stencil.jpg/image_large  May 31, 2016 | The big banks are bigger than they were before the 2008 crisis, and CEOs and Wall Street money managers continue to benefit from obscene tax loopholes that cost us billions.

Stand up to Wall Street. To build a financial system that works for Main Street and working families, not just Wall Street billionaires, Congress should adopt the following agenda:

Founded by abolitionists in 1865, The Nation is America’s oldest weekly magazine, serving as a critical, independent voice in American journalism and a platform for investigative reporting and spirited debate on issues of import to the progressive community.

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