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Peace and Progress or Unending Wars

On most areas of economic policy, most progressives agree more than they disagree. But too many people with good hearts refuse to face facts about the last 8 years. This studious ignorance is not helpful. We cannot continue fighting 27 simultaneous, unprovoked and unwinnable wars. This has bankrupted the nation.

September 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Clinton and Trump are pro-war and the last thing we need

We make a difference. We cannot allow corporate cons to scare us. We must find the courage to resist. We are under attack and it’s time we stand up and fight back. No justice, no peace. No fear, no compromise and no surrender.
We can “Shine with Stein”. and The Green New Deal:

May 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

War is good for nothin’!

“The minute we stand up, we are unstoppable. It’s time to forget the lesser evil and fight for the greater good.”…

March 30, 2016 · 1 Comment

Justice deferred is justice denied…

“There is a power that can be created out of pent-up indignation, courage, and the inspiration of a common cause, and that if enough people put their minds and bodies into that cause, they can win.”

January 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Obama failed at home and abroad

“Obama has governed like a right winger at home and abroad. And we are paying the price.”

December 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bernie Sanders has no answers. He is invested in endless war, regardless of the costs…

“Sanders not only defends military contracts that benefit his constituents in Vermont, he also joined the 100 to 0 vote in the Senate to give unalloyed moral and political support to the state of Israel during its most recent bombing campaign against Gaza.”

June 30, 2015 · 1 Comment

Hillary Hawk Hell? No Thanks and Good Riddance.

“Hillary supports unending wars of choice and would continue the Bush-Obama-Clinton agenda. More war, munitions, bodies, and coffins… from across the globe, for the corporate bottom line and on our dime.”

April 19, 2015 · 7 Comments

A decisive turning point in the crisis of American Imperialism

“Now the chickens are coming home to roost, as other capitalist powers, great and small, begin to conclude that hitching themselves to the American juggernaut is the surest road to disaster.”

April 10, 2015 · 5 Comments

Vol. XXXV, No. 4 April 2015 The Portland Alliance

Attending these forums could mean life or death to some (literally) its an important opportunity to Make A REAL Difference!

Save The Date!! ‪

On April 2nd, the COAB will hold its first Public Hearing.

here is the rest of the story… Police Updates

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

The January 2015 Portland Alliance

The Portland Alliance
Speaking Truth to Power
Vol. XXXV, Number 1
January 2015 or

January 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Cascade Media Convergence!

“In Portland, Oregon on September 19th-21st, 2014.
The CMC will be a series of workshops, open-themed strategy sessions, and public events aimed at bringing together alternative and community media organizations, independent journalists and creative artists…”

September 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

False Choices: Tell us what you think…

“We must secure the peace, seek justice, reduce munitions, and preserve freedom while restoring civil rights at home, and international collaboration abroad. We can restore infrastructure, revitalize our people and build bridges to a sustainable future.”

August 27, 2014 · 6 Comments

Conversations about war, peace and treason

“Anyone who condones war crimes by Obama has lost sight of reality.
Barack Obama is officially a war criminal:

“Unprovoked military aggression is a war crime under international law. That is completely clear. There are no ifs or buts about it.”

July 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

July Issue: The Portland Alliance!

“Unless and until the Obama administration decides to end its unconditional backing for Israel’s right-wing government and instead support Israeli and Palestinian moderates, there will be no hope for peace.”

July 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Emma Goldman, a woman ahead of her time…

“The most violent element in society is ignorance. ”
― Emma GoldmanEmma Goldman

May 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Standing up and fighting back

“We need independent, intelligent leaders with courage, vision, and values. “

May 8, 2014 · 1 Comment

John Stewart: Funnyman, Newsman… or both.

“What the Mainstream Media Can Learn From Jon Stewart:
No, not to be funny and snarky, but to be bold and to do a better job of cutting through the fog.”

May 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Codoleezza Rice: On Record as war criminal.

Rice sanctioned the use of torture and has continued to defend it even after a top aide warned that she and her colleagues were violating the law.

May 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mayday 2016 in Portland Oregon!

Civil Rights are Human Rights!
Here’s the Newest Portland Alliance!

May 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

The December 2013 Portland Alliance and 5th Monday Labor Radio Tonight!

Who is Joe Hill? December 30th, Fifth Monday KBOO Labor Radio at 6pm: Ron Verzuh & Michael Munk, with Lane Poncy and Michael Morrow

US. Now at War in Seven Nations and more on the horizon

December 30, 2013 · Leave a comment