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This 'DREAM' is a deadly nightmare for security
"To ask someone else's kids to go fight a war that American kids won't fight is unconscionable and must be stopped now. There are many reasons that we shouldn't ask foreign citizens to fight our wars, including the question of their true allegiance." By Dave Patterson Read More

Event Reminders:

Nccpj general meeting
Wednesday, 07/04/2007
Regular meeting. Read More

The truth as seen by a frontline soldier in Iraq
Thursday, 07/05/2007
"Keep your prayers up my friends. The Army is in a reaaly bad spot right now. What we hear our leadership telling the American people isn't the case at all really. The common line soldier is not being heard. I want you to know the truth. The truth from a soldier from the gound in the middle of Bagdad. We are not making progress. I can tell you from the last time I was here in 05 that we are fighting a whole new beast." Read More

Calendar of Progressive Events in SD County
Friday, 07/06/2007
Calendar of Events Peace Resource Center, all San Diego County. For May - CLICK HERE. Read More

All Democratic events SD County = Jellison List
Friday, 07/06/2007
List of Democratic Party events in San Diego County: CLICK HERE. Read More

2 billion people rally Saturday with Al Gore
Saturday, 07/07/2007
This Saturday, 7/7/07, two billion people around the world will rally with Al Gore for a solution to the climate crisis. They'll gather at concerts on seven continents and at over 6,000 parties from Alabama to Zimbabwe. And there's a party right near you in Vista. Read More

Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice - meeting
Thursday, 07/12/2007
Interfaith Committe - Monthly meeting for our North County members on the second Thursday of every month at 10:30 a.m. at Pilgrim United Church of Christ in Carlsbad (2020 Chestnut Avenue, 92008) Please call our office at 619.584.5744 ext.60 for more details. More info: Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice Date: Thursday, July 12, 2007 Time: 10:30am Read More

Tuesday, 07/17/2007
The City of Carlsbad is at it again. The draft Housing Element proposes to add 600 units of affordable housing at Quarry Creek in the Buena Vista Creek Valley, an area now z