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The tide has changed for America
INSIGHTS - by Joe Howard Crews - Jan. 2, 2007. I saw a giant sign on New Year's Day in Balboa Park: "NOT ONE MORE DEATH. NOT ONE MORE DOLLAR." America already agrees with this message. Enforcing it is our new mission. Read More

Reflections on the past year ...
RELFECTIONS: by Fernando Suarez del Solar - Today, on the final day of 2006, the United States mourns an ex-president. But I ask myself--Why is the nation not in mourning for the 3000 brave ones? Why does the government suspend activities and spend our taxes on elaborate ceremonies for an ex-president but not do the same for those who have fallen in Bush's criminal war? Read More

Event Reminders:

Protest against Troop Escalation in Iraq
Tuesday, 01/02/2007
Execution = Escalation; Bring the Troops Home Now Protest! Tuesday, January 2. Join members of the San Diego International Action Center and San Diego FIST - Fight Imperialism Stand Together, Tuesday, January 2, 4:30 to 6 p.m., at the Federal Building, Broadway and Front; For more information, call 619-692-4422 Read More

Veterans for Peace, Gen. Meeting
Tuesday, 01/02/2007
General Meeting Read More

All Democratic events SD County = Jellison List
Wednesday, 01/03/2007
List of Democratic Party events in San Diego County: CLICK HERE. Read More

Calendar of Progressive Events in SD County
Wednesday, 01/03/2007
Calendar of Events Peace Resource Center, all San Diego County. For Jan. - CLICK HERE. Read More

PDA Metro meeting Jan. 03
Wednesday, 01/03/2007
Progressive Democrats-Metro will meet Jan. 3 at 6:00PM at Giovanni's Pizza Read More

NCCPJ Meeting
Wednesday, 01/03/2007
General Meeting Read More

Fallbrook Dems discuss Sunrise Power Link
Thursday, 01/04/2007
January 4, 2007 Bill Powers will speak Thursday,Jan. 4 to the Fallbrook Democratic Club. His topic will be he Sunrise Power Link, a $1.3 billion transmission power line project proposed by Sempra Energy to run from near Mexicali across the Anza-Borrego Desert to a termination in north San Diego County. Bill Powers is a registered p