Category Archives: Events

Christmas in Damascus! — Yes, Damascus Syria!

By Bill Wedin What a joyous Christmas season for all these Syrian Christians!  With young, white-bearded Santas, just back from battling Muslim terrorists, blowing their shiny trumpets and banging their brightly-colored drums, while Christ’s beloved, brown-eyed children are so filled … Continue reading

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October 28, 2015, GOP Debate: “Your money, their DoD”

by Joe Scarry Tonight’s GOP debate is entitled “Your money, your vote.” It should be called “Your money, their DoD” (as in “Department of Defense”). (Of course, you won’t hear a peep from any of the contenders about military spending.) … Continue reading

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Katy Perry’s Killer Propaganda

by David Montgomery               There is no agony like heartbreak. This truth is the basis for the most effective and most subversive piece of government propaganda I have ever seen. I am referring, as … Continue reading

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Why Air Shows Are a Very Effective Place to Protest Drone Killing and Drone Surveillance

By Joe Scarry, from Scarry Thoughts Coming off our experience this past weekend once again protesting against drone killing, drone surveillance, and related acts of militarism at the Chicago Air and Water Show, I am more confirmed than ever in … Continue reading

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No Drones Illinois Endorses Call to Drop Boeing from Chicago Air and Water Show

No Drones Illinois has endorsed the following call by Anti-War Committee – Chicago, Jews for Justice in Palestine, U.S. Palestinian Community Network and 8th Day Center for Justice: Protest Boeing Death Machines in Gaza: Demand Chicago Drop Boeing from Air … Continue reading

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