Monthly Archives: January 2009

LPDOC Acts: Breaking News: Peltier Back @ Lewisburg; etc..

LPDOC Acts: Breaking News: Peltier Back @ Lewisburg; etc..Breaking News: Peltier Back at LewisburgLeonard has been transferred back to USP-Lewisburg and releasedto the general population. He was welcomed back not only bythe brothers at Lewisburg, but by all of the … Continue reading

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AAUW Applauds Obama / Signing Lilly Ledbetter Act into Law

AAUW Applauds Obama / Signing Lilly Ledbetter Act into LawAAUW Applauds President Obama for Signing Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act into LawFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                          January 29, 2009                                                        Contact:Lisa Goodnight, 202-785-7738, goodnightl@aauw.org AAUW Applauds President Obama for Signing Lilly Ledbetter Fair … Continue reading

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ONE.org: Thank President Obama

ONE.org: Thank President ObamaDear James, More than 100,000 ONE members signed our petition to Barack Obama, asking him to make a strong statement about global poverty in his inaugural address. And he did exactly that, saying: To the people of … Continue reading

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PEN News: January, 2009

PEN News: January, 2009DID YOU KNOW? Being a PEN Member comes with many benefits and ways to get involved. Here are just a few: • Free PEN web page and blog• Free subscription to PEN’s journal• Discounted subscription to Grants … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Jr. and Aung San Suu Kyi

Martin Luther King Jr. and Aung San Suu KyiDear james m, Many people have compared Burma’s Nobel Peace Prize recipient Aung San Suu Kyi to Martin Luther King Jr.     These comparisons came into focus last Sunday — on the eve … Continue reading

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Peltier’s Status :)

Peltier’s Status   🙂As you know, word was received on January 20 that Leonard Peltierhad been attacked very soon after his transfer to USP-Canaan inWaymart, Pennsylvania. Family members received a phone call from Leonard on January 22. Hewas jumped by young … Continue reading

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Stop the right-wing from blocking Obama’s Attorney General

Stop the right-wing from blocking Obama’s Attorney GeneralTurning hope into action: Standing up to torture They want to stop Obama from investigating torture. http://act.credoaction.com/campaign/stop_cornyn/?r=2683&id=2268-585348-PUEhG5x CREDO rejects Sen. Cornyn’s pro-torture stance. Stop conservatives in the Senate from blocking the nomination of … Continue reading

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