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The alternative to Impeachment is unthinkable
The American people have a choice ahead of them. They can continue to be shamed as a nation of torturers, or they can put a stop to this administrationís ongoing crimes against humanity. Abusing and terrorizing innocent people doesnít make us safer. ... Taking impeachment off the table means there is no limit to the Bush teamís depravity, and that torture will continue in our name. by Linda Boyd Read More


Event Reminders:

Invitation to Barbeque with Bob Hamilton
Sunday, 06/08/2008
Friends and supporters are cordially invited to a BBQ with Bob Hamilton, candidate for Congress 49th District. Sunday, June 8 in Bonsall, CA.

Jeremy Scahill returns to San Diego
Tuesday, 06/10/2008
Investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill returns to SD for lecture and booking signing June 10 at Unitarian Church, Hillcrest. Scahill is author of BLACKWATER: The Rise of the World's Most Powerful Mercenary Army. A high powered, brilliant lecturer.

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!

June 3 election: FAQs about vote by mail:
Tuesday, 06/03/2008
NOTE: The deadline to request a vote-by-mail ballot for the June 3rd Primary is May 27th. Here are some frequently asked questions about Vote-by-Mail ballots.

Rudy Reyes opposing Supervisor Deanne Jacob
Wednesday, 06/04/2008
Rudy Reyes is running for SD County Supervisor against incumbent Dianne Jacob. Reyes, in an open and transparent manner, responded fully to a questionnaire submitted by Secure and Accurate Elections. Dianne Jacob refused to respond at all.