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HEALTHCARE: Obama vs. McCain, night and day
INSIGHTS - by Joe Howard Crews . The differences between the fundamental philosophy of the Democrats and the Republicans is nowhere more apparent than in the matters of life, death and healthcare. Read More


Event Reminders:

Mike Copas to debate pro-war Susan Davis
Sunday, 05/25/2008
Declaring that voters are "frustrated by the incumbent's refusal to take action on issues, particularly Iraq," Democratic congressional candidate Mike Copass will meet four-term Congresswoman Susan Davis for a debate on Sunday, May 25. Sponsored by Common Cause and moderated by The League of Women Voters, the debate will be held at 2:30 p.m. at the Joyce Beers Community Center in the Hillcrest

ARLINGTON WEST, Memorial Day, USS Midway
Monday, 05/26/2008
Veterans for Peace invite all peace supporters to join in a Memorial Day Observance of the 4,100 American troops killed in combat in Iraq on Monday, May 26 at the USS Midway.

Roy Zimmerman's show comes to SD
Friday, 06/27/2008
Roy Zimmerman, a topical political singer/songwriter, brings his progressive themed "Thanks For The Support" show to San Diego this summer!

1-day workshop: Nonviolent Conflict Intervention
Saturday, 05/24/2008
Introduction to Nonviolent Conflict Intervention: 1-day Workshop co-sponsored by Nonviolent Peaceforce San Diego and St. Paulís Peace and Justice Committee. Saturday, May 24.

Amnesty Int'l North County - regular meeting
Monday, 05/26/2008
Amnesty International of North County meets 2nd and 4th Monday at Carlsbad High School.

Progressive Dems of No. County - monthly meetin