Pakistani Victims of CIA Drone Strike Travel to US to Bring Their Story to Americans

By: Monday October 28, 2013 8:55 am

To educate Americans on the effect that drone strikes have had on his country, Rafiq ur Rehman and his thirteen year-old son, Zubair, traveled to the US. They will be participating in a congressional briefing called by Rep. Alan Grayson. They also appear in a new documentary from Brave New Films called Unmanned: America’s Drone Wars.


Brave New Films Video Urges Americans to Take Action and Oppose War With Syria

By: Tuesday September 10, 2013 12:15 pm

The video advises people to contact their House representative and/or Senator by calling the switchboard at 1-888-981-7872.

Democracy Alliance Pulls Support for Organizations that Don’t Play Ball

By: Tuesday February 28, 2012 2:45 pm

Concerning membership and sustaining progressive support, the Democracy Alliance’s decision to pull funding from may progressive groups is an example of the corruption of that process, and how worthiness of support can get conflated with how well you regurgitate the Party’s talking points. The money is being drained from progressive organizations that do good work, and it’s being channeled almost wholly to party-building organizations or groups that support that objective or the Administration.

Sarah Palin for Best Actress

By: Monday July 18, 2011 1:45 pm

Sarah Palin’s movie opens with shots of celebrities like Matt Damon and Bill Maher wryly observing the oft repeated missive that she’s basically unqualified for county dog catcher.

Get Paid to Write About Afghanistan: Blogger Fellowship Available

By: Wednesday January 13, 2010 2:33 pm

Do you want to get paid to write about Afghanistan? Are you against the war and looking to help find a way out? Are you a blogger who needs an audience? If so, apply for our fellowship!

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