Avaaz Takes Action on the London G20 Summit

The G-20 Summit, which is happening in London next week, will bring together decision-makers from the world’s largest (non-corporate) economies to talk about global fiscal policies.  Sounds dry, I know, but it has a lot to do with the boat we’re all in: a global climate crisis and the many human crises connected to our… Continue Reading


Peace Events to Mark Anniversary of war

This weekend Oregon is marking the sixth anniversary of the invasion on Iraq with activities for the whole family. Take your pick: Big peace march in Salem, Sunday, March 15,  1 PM learn more at PDX Peace website Democracy Bailout! A lobby day at the Capitol, Monday, March 16, 8:30 AM to 1 PM learn… Continue Reading


I’m staying up too late watching Colbert

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I have not been posting lately, but I’ve been staying up late to watch Colbert. My two most recent favorites: Colbert Does Wyoming (Colbert taunts the U.S. Representative from Wyoming) http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/221062/march-09-2009/better-know-a-district—wyoming-s-at-large—cynthia-lummis Colbert Takes on the “Rand Illusion” A brilliant segment on the right-wing call to look out for yourself in these difficult times http://www.colbertnation.com/the-colbert-report-videos/221330/march-11-2009/intro—03-11-09