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we need Lisners of the PEOPLE NOT Dictators of the PEOPLE! USA! ROCKS!

Television cameras today gravitated toward Doug Lamborn supporters. Thank goodness this flag-waver showed up with a sign to confirm visually the nagging suspicion that his crowd was illiterate. Lamborn snickered, literally sniggered, about the success of the summer’s tea party … Continue reading

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Acacia Park sidewalk chalk memorial to US soldiers killed in Afghanistan

COLO. SPRINGS- It took three hours for over a dozen students from Colorado College and Palmer High School to chalk the names and ages of the 869 US casualties of the war in Afghanistan. Mark made an excellent video at … Continue reading

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Lamborn’s NO HEALTHCARE teabaggers want to hear from YOU

According to CSAction, snively congressman Doug Lamborn has sent out 70,000 mailers, billed to the taxpayer, to disseminate the insurance biz wingnut falsehoods about health care reform. He’s hoping to reconstitute a teabagger assembly at a public meeting on Thursday … Continue reading

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CSAction videos of Udall — Bennett visits

Despite giving multiple interviews to KRDO-NEWS13, KKTV5/30 and the GAZETTE, the reform voice of the Colorado Springs health care debate must have been quashed by the news directors, if ever they would have aired. Fortunately Mark Lewis of CSAction recorded … Continue reading

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Israel end Palestine Occupation now!

Need some protest slogan ideas for Tuesday’s JUSTICE FOR PALESTINE demonstration in Acacia Park? (4:30-5:30pm)   CSAction offers the following: Free Palestine / Free Gaza Justice for Palestine Right of Return Stop Apartheid Judaism Yes, Zionism No Make PEACE, not … Continue reading

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Defend Palestinians from Israeli terror

A.N.S.W.E.R. (Act Now to Stop War and End Racism) is calling for a national day of action, TUESDAY December 30, to protest Israel’s sudden open-ended aggression against the non-Jews of Occupied Palestine. Israeli soldiers are being mobilized for an invasion … Continue reading

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Palin accepts collect call from Napoleon

Credit due: SatiricalPolitical & CSAction.

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Crossing the line at Peterson AFB

COLORADO SPRINGS- The annual Sisters Witness Against War took an interesting step forward Friday when three sisters decided to step across the line. Ostensibly to deliver a letter which had gone thus far unanswered by the Peterson AFB commander. Event … Continue reading

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I-25 Truckers are loudest about antiwar

The monthly AFPJ collaborative Iraq Moratorium event was another success, in spite of PPJPC dropping from the scene. But enough peace activists dedicated to keeping the antiwar message visible converged as usual. Mark will have video footage at CSaction.

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Made you look! President Bush sees the handwriting on the wall

COLORADO SPRINGS, 9:25AM- Bush motorcade travels I-25 en route to the 2008 Air Force Academy graduation ceremony, passing our banner! Mark Lewis has gathered media reports of the event and the actions at CSaction. Heading up Academy Boulevard toward State … Continue reading

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Revisiting convention Free Speech Zones

Mark Lewis of CSaction documented the scene of the [speech] crime.

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Pictures in remembrance of Elizabeth

A memorial will be held for Wilma Joanne “Elizabeth” Fineron at Benet Hill Chapel, 2pm Monday April 28.   Steve Handon will officiate the ceremony. The music will be performed by First Strike Theater alumni. Benet Hill Monastery is at … Continue reading

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Commissioner rallies bikers to lobby

One of the county commissioners deciding the fate of Corral Bluffs has weighed in on an online dirt biker message board. It’s though this might be grounds to ask for his recusal on the matter. Continue reading

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Pete Field draws international attention

Mark has more photos at CSaction.org

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St Patricks Day denoument chronicled

Council must prevent parade pandemonium John Weiss INDY editorial, Dec 6 Largest US Civil Disobedience Movement Underway AfterDowningStreet.org, Dec 6 Ousted protesters unsure of trying luck at St. Patty’s parade ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS, Dec 1 City attorney says prosecution is … Continue reading

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Fuck the Corporate Media

This courtesy of Portland Indymedia, via CSAction via ThomasMC

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Vigil at GPS headquarters Schriever AFB

As part of the Global Network’s KEEP SPACE FOR PEACE WEEK (October 4-13), Citizens for Peace in Space will organize a nonviolent vigil outside the west gate of Schriever Air Force Base on Friday from 3-4 p.m. Mark Lewis has … Continue reading

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Academy Boulevard sounds off

Unqualified success! Turnout was light -BUT- we sustained banners at all four corners of the intersection for the full duration of the event, so we received honks of encouraging from traffic flowing in every direction. Participants were able to come … Continue reading

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Curb 9/11 War-Mongering event map

Mark Lewis of CSACTION made a map to show where we can meet up on 9/11 TUESDAY. The Leon Young Youth Sports Facility west of the Fountain Branch Post Office has a public parking lot where we can easily assemble. … Continue reading

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Favorite photos of St Patrick’s Parade

The shirts versus the skinheads as child and companion look on Peace marchers catch up Officer Paladino halts bookmobile, Marshall Pete Page blocks paraders Parade monitor Dougie Haig phones organizer John O’Donnell We will not be silenced Paladino enters bookmobile … Continue reading

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Police foreknowledge on St Patricks Day

We used to joke around the fire at Camp Casey about whether we were being surveilled or infiltrated by agents or disruptors even, as has been done with historic regularity to opposition political groups and their organizers. Even to discuss … Continue reading

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Missile silo protest doubled county pop.

Though the contingent from Colorado Springs was small, this year’s nuclear disarmament protest drew 50 activists to remote Weld County, home of N-8, one of 49 missile silos in the state of Colorado. Activists joined in from Denver, Fort Collins … Continue reading

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St Patrick’s Day you are there

Mark Lewis finally got more of his pictures up at CSACTION.ORG. It’s the POV of the 46 marchers. You are there! (Note the one of three who got by the St Paddy’s Day Gnome, if for a few blocks.)

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Ask Senator Allard to vote against escalation

There’s another action planned for the PLAZA OF THE ROCKIES, organized by MoveOn.org, to present petitions to urge Senator Allard to resist President Bush’s ESCALATION plan.   The event will be a press conference starting at noon on Wednesday. There … Continue reading

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Come tell Cheney not to torture!

Come protest Vice President Dick Cheney’s campaign stop at the Broadmoor. This is your chance to tell him you don’t think the US decision to use torture is a “no-brainer.” (Read about one of the first US female casualties in … Continue reading

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