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In memory of co-founder of NCCP, Shelli Hallidy
Rick Hall, publisher of The Progressive Post, remembers Shelli Hallidy, a co-founder of North County Coalition for Peace & Justice. Read More

GWB behavior Katrina vs. Firestorm 2007
Will Covert, a SD Vet for Peace, draws comparison of Bush's reaction to Katrina versus to the California Firestorm 2007. Covert spent time with the Vets helping with the Katrina recovery, and wonders if Bush's rhetoric will be as empty now as it was then. Bush treated Katrina as nothing more than a photo-op for empty rhetoric. Read More

Event Reminders:

Save Buena Vista Lagoon!
Saturday, 11/03/2007
Weekly meeting to petition the California Coastal Commission Read More

National Day of Climate Action-Invite the Leaders
Saturday, 11/03/2007
On April 14, 2007, a citizen's movement was launched. On November 3rd we'll see which of our politicians will join us in taking on the greatest challenge of our time. We'll gather at places across the country named after historic leaders to demand that our representatives address three key priorities to stop global warming: green jobs now, cut carbon 80% by 2050 and no new coal-fired power plants. It will be a historic day in every way. Read More

Lavay Smith and her Red Hot Skillet Lickers
Saturday, 11/03/2007
Lavay Smith's previously scheduled appearance at the California Center for the Arts in Escondido on November 3 has been postponed to January 12, 2008 due to the 2007 Firestorm. Read More

ENOUGH! demonstration
Sunday, 11/04/2007
Don't forget to join your local ENOUGH! demonstration every Sunday. Read More

Food Not Bombs Potluck
Sunday, 11/04/2007
Food Not Bombs - San Diego serves hot vegan meals at the North Park Recreational Park every Sunday. Come on out and eat with us. If you want to help out let us know when you get there. Read More

Kucinich rising in polls, vey popular in Calif.
Wednesday, 11/07/2007
Ohio Congressman Dennis Kucinich went into the Oct. 30 Democratic Presidential debate riding a wave of positive polling results that put him in fourth place nationally, second in a major California straw poll, and leading among declared Democrats in an online survey sponsored by Democracy for America. Read More

FORUM in San Marcos: The Politics o