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Posted by AdLib On Jan - 22 - 2011 31 COMMENTS
Olbermann

You are invited to add your name to this petition to join a boycott MSNBC for their cancellation of Keith Olbermann’s show.

Categories: Take Action!, The Media, TV
Posted by Chernynkaya On Jan - 6 - 2011 6 COMMENTS
History of Deficits

Just for the heck of it, I took a completely unscientific study and looked at how the major news outlets cover the federal deficit.

Posted by AdLib On Sep - 27 - 2010 215 COMMENTS
Tea Party Pledge Club2

Last Thursday, The GOP released their “Pledge” to America and the only positive thing one can say about them after seeing what’s in it is that Republicans finally have shown they believe in recycling. Their “pledge” was very general, promising cotton candy clouds and chocolate rain drops (via the same […]

Posted by AdLib On Sep - 17 - 2010 5 COMMENTS

Earlier this week I posted a proposed speech for President Obama, based on suggestions and comments from our members, that amazingly mirrored a speech he gave just a couple of nights later at the Congressional Hispanic Caucus. You can check out that post and the comment showing the speech here. […]

Posted by AdLib On Sep - 14 - 2010 14 COMMENTS

As a follow up to our post on writing a speech for Obama on confronting the hatred and racism that has become so mainstream in our politics, I’ve composed the following draft for your review and comments. One note before you read it: Many folks wrote inspired comments which I […]

Posted by AdLib On Aug - 24 - 2010 132 COMMENTS

During last Friday’s Vox Populi, we were discussing how the GOP/Tea Party, assisted hugely by Fox, the MSM and corporations, has foisted this fraudulent series of racist and hateful “issues” on the nation and into our politics. Pres. Obama, being a thoughtful man of reason, responds earnestly to accusations about […]

Posted by AdLib On Jun - 25 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

kesmarn : I’ll bid you good night, too, AdLib and c’lady. To be continued… x AdLib : Night Choicelady and Kesmarn! I will email everyone tomorrow to recap!!! x AdLib : CL – Yes to all you mentioned. I think all this would be needed even with a single item […]

Categories: GROW Info
Posted by boomer1949 On Jun - 6 - 2010 3 COMMENTS

I Am S o o Buying This Shirt http://digg.com/d31TAm1

Posted by AdLib On May - 27 - 2010 8 COMMENTS

THE TRUTH IN CORPORATE ADVERTISING ACT (TICA) A potential state ballot proposition in The State of California (NOTE: ALL COMMENTS IN RED ARE QUESTIONS FOR ALL OF YOU ON HOW WE SHOULD DEAL WITH CERTAIN PROVISIONS) OVERVIEW The purpose of The Truth in Corporate Advertising Act (TICA) is to build […]

Categories: GROW Info
Posted by AdLib On Mar - 3 - 2010 16 COMMENTS

As you might imagine, the web address grow.org is taken as are many others. SO, we will need a variation for a web address, which I’d like to reserve now while it’s available. Below are a selection to vote on but if you have a better name that’s available, please […]

Categories: Authors' Cafe
Posted by AdLib On Mar - 1 - 2010 152 COMMENTS

We now have a name and a Mission Statement for GROW, just 3 steps away from launching this pro-citizen, anti-corporate-control group. Here is the Mission Statement: “We are a group of American citizens, united to ensure the continuation of our democracy, which is now imperiled by corporate influence and interference […]

Categories: Take Action!
Posted by AdLib On Feb - 25 - 2010 122 COMMENTS

The people have spoken and the name chosen by popular vote for a new activist group is Grass Roots Over Washington (GROW)! One moment to quickly explain something about PlanetPOV and activism. PlanetPOV was envisioned to be a citizens’ think tank, a place for people to come together to discuss […]

Posted by AdLib On Feb - 24 - 2010 142 COMMENTS

MoveOn’s Virtual March on Washington for health care reform and the Public Option is in full swing today, already over 811,000 people participating and climbing! If you’re interested in adding your voice, here’s a link:  http://pol.moveon.org/virtualmarch10/action.html?rc=homepage By adding your name, MoveOn will send a fax to Congress in your name […]

Posted by nellie On Feb - 17 - 2010 46 COMMENTS

If you’ve run into a troll, you’ve come to the right place! What do you want to do? I need a Finished Post so I can Bust a Troll right now! Click here to go to our Library of Troll-Busting Posts! You’ll find ready-to-post talking points catalogued by subject. Feel […]

Categories: Troll Busters!
Posted by nellie On Feb - 17 - 2010 33 COMMENTS

To add a new entry to the library, write your post in the comment section. (When your post has been added, the comment will be removed.)   To find a post that’s ready to go, click on the topics below!   Return to the Troll Busters! home page TOPICS Afghanistan […]

Posted by nellie On Feb - 17 - 2010 114 COMMENTS

To add a new link, post it in the comments section. (When your link has been added, the comment will be removed.)   To find a link to online research, click on the topics below!   Return to the Troll Busters! home page TOPICS Activism Afghanistan Banks Bonuses Economic Theory […]

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