13 Oct 2012

In Delaware, Ralph Begleiter Dictates What Democracy Looks Like

Voters in Delaware will be choosing from a full slate of statewide candidates on November 6. On the ballot are candidates for U.S. Senate, the at-large U.S. House seat, Governor, and Lieutenant Governor. On Tuesday and Wednesday the University of Delaware’s Center for Political Communication will be sponsoring a pair

18 Jun 2012

Occupy Caravan on the Road to #NatGat

Occupy Caravan is one week young today. The Caravan started in California last Monday with one group leaving from San Francisco and a second from Los Angeles. The two groups have taken different routes as they travel east for the Occupy National Gathering in Philadelphia. As the Occupy Caravan proceeds

23 Apr 2012

Occupiers Apologize for Mayor’s Boorish Behavior

Residents of Wilmington, Delaware were distressed today to witness their bumbling mayor humiliate himself and his city with his loose-cannon rhetoric. The members of Occupy Delaware empathize with the distressed city residents and wish to apologize for the mayor’s boorish behavior. Although the members of Occupy Delaware have been maintaining an orderly encampment at Wilmington’s Spencer

16 Mar 2012

Sheriff’s Sale Disrupted on Jamie Dimon’s Birthday

Whose side are you on? March 13, the birthday of JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon, was passionately commemorated by Occupy Delaware. It had announced on March 11 the protest group would target JPMorgan Chase’s CEO Jamie Dimon at the sale, held at the Redding City/County Building in Wilmington. Besides March

08 Mar 2012

Happy B-day Jamie Dimon (f * c k * r)

Occupy Atlanta and Occupy Our Homes calls for a nationwide day of action against Chase Bank on Tuesday. We are calling for a day of action against Chase on Tuesday, March 13, 2012 to demand a moratorium on foreclosures and evictions. March 13th is the birthday of Jamie Dimon, the

05 Mar 2012

Spring Comes to Philly’s Mercy Edible Park

With the coming of spring, volunteers from Occupy Philly and other community groups are descending on the vacant lots on Mercy Street in South Philly to begin growing free food on vacant city land. Established as Philly Food Forests two years ago by Robyn Mello, the group is now affiliated

05 Feb 2012

Invitation to Evicted Occupiers From Occupy Delaware

Occupy Delaware< made its march to Spencer Plaza in the heart of downtown Wilmington, Delaware on November 6, 2011. It pitched its first tents on November 10, 2011. With the help of the ACLU, it secured its right to remain in the Plaza by taking its case to Chancery Court

27 Dec 2010

DOD: Uh, Um, Asymetric Threats Are Out There!

Starting at 1:19:38 in John Pilger’s documentary The War You Don’t See is the exchange by Pilger and the United States Assistant Secretary of Defense, the smirking Bryan Whitman. John Pilger How do you feel about whistleblowers as an essential part of democracy? Do you approve of whistleblowers? Smirking Whitman

27 Dec 2010

John Pilger’s The War You Don’t See

The latest John Pilger film, The War You Don’t See, has been released. How well will its release be kept a secret? The following are noteworthy quotes and facts presented in the first half of the film. David Lloyd George, about WWI in which 16 million were killed and 21

26 Dec 2010

No Woman Should Join the Military

Rape in the US military is a topic that the Department of Defense does not like seeing in the news, because it does not help with its recruitment process which requires a constant supply of fresh cannon fodder to feed the war machine. However, rape in the military is a systemic problem