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Sat. Oct. 4, 9-1, rockn' jazz TOM FINCH
Sun. Oct. 5, 8-11 OPEN MIC
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Fri. Oct. 24, 9-1, rock THIS OLD EARTHQUAKE
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October, 2008 Volume 33, Number 10

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McCain and Palin Take Political Lying To The Next Dimension By Robert Parry, Consortium News
September 15, 2008-McCain and Palin reach a new level of campaign dishonesty as they tell lies about their records and their opponent. But will they p
Lose Your House, Lose Your Vote Michigan Republicans plan to exclude African-American voters By Eartha Jane Melzer
(Michigan Messenger) The chairman of the Republican Party in Macomb County, Michigan, a key swing county in a key swing state, is planning to use a
Republican Convention Protesters Charged As Terrorists By Bruce Nestor
Sept. 4, 2008 "ICH" In what appears to be the first use of criminal charges under the 2002 Minnesota version of the Federal Patriot Act, Ramsey County
Little Room For Muslims In The O8 Election Process By Karen Nakamura
Mohammed looks like a walking, breathing Taliban with his thin frame, beard and haunting eyes. Arriving in the Bay area, he seemed lost, like he'd
John McCain's Heroic Story Isn't the Whole Story A 'Baker's Dozen' Questions Need Asking Before It's Too Late By Don Williams
Sen. John McCain's story is so heroic in the telling as to be almost mythic, and he shared that story Thursday night in prime time. As a brash you
Confused Palin Links Iraq to Sept. 11 Attack By Anne E. Kornblut
Washington Post Staff Writer 12/09/08 -"Washington Post" - FORT WAINWRIGHT, Alaska, Sept. 11 -- Gov. Sarah Palin linked the war in Iraq with the Sept.
US a Step Closer to Iran Blockade By Kaveh L Afrasiabi
SEPT. 12, 2008 Asia Times" -The United States government has imposed new sanctions on Iran, this time targeting its shipping industry, by blacklist
Blockades: Acts of War From: Mathaba The major media cover none of this, and US Navy sources deny it... By Stephen Lendman
From July 21 - 31, Joint Task Force (mostly US, but also UK, Brazil and Italy) "Operation Brimstone" large scale war games were conducted off the U
Sarah Palin's Most Disturbing Beliefs By AlterNet Staff, AlterNet
Let's forget for a moment that Sarah Palin likes to kill moose, has lots of children and was once voted the second-prettiest lady in Alaska; that's
ETHICS The 'Drill Baby Drill' Scandal
Sept. 12, 2008: This week, the Interior Department Inspector General released the results of a two-year, $5.3 million investigation finding that worke
GOP Voter Suppression Comes to Wisconsin By Steven Rosenfeld, AlterNet
SEPT. 13, 2008-Partisan voter suppression efforts have many faces, but they all have one goal: suppressing your political opponent's voters. In
Gordon Bennett 2008 Environmental Leader of Marin
Fairfax, CA, August 14, 2008 -- Gordon Bennett of Inverness, CA has been named the recipient of the 2008 Environmental Leader of Marin Award. Gordo
Meet the Senator Most Likely to Start A Nuclear War-The Real McCain By Jeffrey St. Clair
SEPT. 4, 2008H "Counterpunch" -It's November 19, 2004, a mere two weeks after the election that returned George W. Bush to power, and Senator John McC
Army: Soldier Suicide Rate May Set Record Gain By Pauline Jelinek
Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON, SEPT. 4, 20008 -- Soldier suicides this year could surpass the record rate of last year, Army officials said Th
A Book by Iraq Veterans Against the War: `Eyewitness Accounts of the Occupation` Aside from the Iraqi people, nobody knows what the U.S. military is doing in Iraq better than the soldiers themselves. By Dahr Jamail
(IPS) MARFA, Texas - A new book gives readers vivid and detailed accounts of the devastation the U.S. occupation has brought to Iraq, in the soldiers'
How the Bush Family Makes a Killing from George's Presidency Cheney isn't the only one who has benefited from the Bush administration's destructive policies. The Bush family has done quite nicely, too By Heather Wokusch
Halliburton scored almost $1.2 billion in revenue from contracts related to Iraq in the third quarter of 2006, leading one analyst to comment: "Ira
Bush Family Cleaning Up On Transfer Of Public Lands To Private Hands The revelations represent the first evidence that the elder Bush has benefited from the transfer of public lands to private hands in a giant scheme to defraud federal and state governments, as well as the American taxpayers and Native Americans. By Wayne Madsen
Wayne Madson Report has learned from a senior Democratic congressional source that the Bush family, most notably former President George H. W. Bush
US: Genetically Engineered Merck Cancer Vaccine Made Mandatory For Immigrants Immigrants seeking permanent legal residency in the U.S. are now mandated to take an expensive and controversial vaccine that has been linked with thousands of serious complaints and several deaths. By Steve Watson
(Infowars) The Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine - known as Gardasil - is one of five the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services recently added
Not a Gaffe? McCain Campaign Willing To Destroy Relationship With Europe To Conceal Confusion By Max Bergmann
Huffington Post Worse than Bush. There can be no doubt about it now. In McCain's bizarre interview with Spanish Owned Union Radio he refused to
New Generation of Drug-Producing GM Crops More Dangerous To Environment A new generation of genetically modified (GM) crops, engineered to produce pharmaceutical or industrial products and ingredients, poses an even more serious threat to health and the environment than older GM crops, the Union of Concerned Scientists has warned. By David Gutierrez
(Natural News) Presenting at the conference of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Boston, the group warned that the primary
"Is Your Vote Safe?" 30 Republican Scams To Steal Your Vote By Robert F. Kennedy Jr.,
Transcript from Ring of Fire on Air America Radio & Mike Papantonio Bobby: "There are about 30 scams the Republicans are deliberately using, parti
America Shouldn't Repeat Britain's Healthcare Atrocities By Peter Pitts
Britain's National Health Service is no longer in the business of saving lives. The British agency tasked with deciding which treatments the govern
Paulson Bailout Plan a Historic Swindle By William Greider
The Nation: Sept. 19, 2008 Financial-market wise guys, who had been seized with fear, are suddenly drunk with hope. They are rallying explosively b
US Will Never Be Able To Declare Victory In Iraq, Says Petraeus
The US faces a long struggle in Iraq and will never be able to declare victory, the outgoing commander of US troops in Iraq General David Petraeus,
Rail Measure Off-Track By Louis Nuyens
Following the loss of a similar measure in 2006, Marin and Sonoma voters are again being asked to vote for a sales tax increase to fund "SMART."
Privacy Advocates Hope To Force VeriChip Corporation Into Bankruptcy Stock drops from $9.00 to fifty cents a share
Delray Beach, FL - VeriChip Corporation, the company known as the creator of the first implantable microchip identification device which people have i
Colorado's Voters Purged From Registration Lists
SEPT. 20, 2008-Today on KGNU, Boulder/Denver Independent radio station, Greg Palast (investigative reporter for BBC who has investigated our stolen el
An Unfair And Ineffective Bailout
SEPT. 23, THE PROGRESS REPORT The Bush administration's initial plan to bail out Wall Street's ailing financial markets was just three pages long.
A Healthy Dose Of Art In The Valley
A Healthy Dose of Art is a group show of local artists reflecting on all aspects of the subject of health: physical health, psychological health, spir
Trickle-Down Preemption: Baghdad on the Mississippi Has Free Speech Become A Terrorist Act By Ray McGovern
Ten days ago, as the nation focused attention on the hurricane nearing the Mississippi delta, another storm was brewing far upstream in St. Paul,
McCain Backs Away From Deregulating The Health Insurance Industry by The Progress Report
In the latest edition of Contingencies, a journal of the American Academy of Actuaries, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) makes his case for deregulating the
It's The System, Stupid By Frank Scott
With major private institutions collapsing onto taxpayer's shoulders almost daily, we continue to hear that our system is strong and sound. Sure. A
Wall Street Tumble Exposes Worms In The Capitalist Apple By Edward W. Miller, MD
Thou hast taken usury and increase, and thou hast greedily gained of thy neighbors by extortion, and thou hast forgotten me saith the Lord." -Ezekiel
Moo Town News By Judy Borello
Gilda Radner didn't know it of course, but she could easily have been describing the sentiments of Marin County's ranchers and farmers as we find o
How to Really Reduce Greenhouse Gases: Stay Healthy By Stephen Simac
This series guarantees that Americans can Really Reduce Greenhouse Gases, Lose Weight and Save Money. Slashing military spending was the first dire
Gloria Steinem On Palin
Here's the good news: Women have become so politically powerful that even the anti-feminist right wing -- the folks with a headlock on the Republic
The Constitution Is the Issue By John W. Whitehead
As usual, the contenders for the White House are making a lot of promises about what they will change if elected. They're singing the siren song al
Just Say "No" to Any Immediate Bailout; Don't Try Band-aids To Keep The Tower Of Babel Standing By Rabbi Michael Lerner
Rabbis of antiquity interpreted the attempt by humanity to build a Tower of Babel that would allow people to storm heaven as a symbol of human hubr
Letters To The Editor
McCain Running As Eisenhower? Will someone please pinch me and wake me up? This has to be a nightmare, or one of those sci-fi movies where one fall

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