PROBLEM: Tne nation is shocked and demanding action. Crackdowns by the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms have in the past been disastrous. Control laws are likely to provoke defensive reactions and a cycle of counterproductive resistance. PROPOSAL: Problems can be avoided with a
Please take a moment to express your sympathy, condolences, and support for the families of the victims of the Sandy Hook elementary school shooting, for the survivors and their families, and for the community of Newtown, Connecticut.
Historic Blair Mountain, the site of one of the largest labor uprisings in U.S. history, in 1921, is under assault by the coal industry. Coal companies have plans to literally blast Blair Mountain off the map through a process called mountaintop removal mining -- the most destructive form of coal
Drones (unmanned aerial vehicles) have become the signature weapons of the Obama administration's air strikes in Afghanistan and Pakistan. The President has recently begun overseeing a weekly meeting with his security officials in the White House to create a Kill List of supposed terrorists for the
In order to re-enforce the fact that Palestine, even though under Israeli occupation, is still a country, with a flag, an ancient culture, a people, language and a geographic territory.