A Defense Department database devoted to gathering information on potential threats to military facilities and personnel, known as Talon, had 13,000 entries as of a year ago -- including 2,821 reports involving American citizens, according to an inte
Several dozen service members joined peace activists to call for an end to the war in Iraq. An "appeal for redress'' petition, signed by more than 1,000 active duty soldiers -- many of whom served in Iraq -- is to be delivered to Congres
The arrest of a political activist in Connecticut two weeks ago is fueling the ongoing debate over how far the federal government can and should go in monitoring groups and individuals it suspects may be planning criminal activities.
"An anti-war protester and the Secretary of Defense don't appear to be a couple likely to get along -- especially when the latter is advocating a troop escalation," CNN's Alexander Mooney and Steve Brusk report.
As the pre-trial hearing began for Lt. Ehren Watada, the first U.S. commissioned officer to refuse deployment to Iraq, over a hundred supporters rallied at the gates of Ft. Lewis Army Base. Braving the cold, supporters began arriving in the early m
American "peace mom" Cindy Sheehan called for the closure of the U.S. military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, as she and other activists arrived here Saturday to draw attention to the nearly 400 terror suspects held at the remote site.
[sweet!!!!] REP. EMANUEL: We're going to keep going here. We're going to have our -- BACKGROUND CHANTS: We escalate, investigate! Troops home now! REP. EMANUEL: Thank you. BACKGROUND CHANTS: We escalate, investigate! Troops home now!
"We must bear witness to this tragic milestone, even though many people are already beginning their celebrations of the new year," the group United for Peace and Justice said on its Web site.
The Beaver County teen rapper who was expelled from school because of lyrics he posted online has reached a settlement. Anthony, who was led out of his middle school in handcuffs in April 2005, spent time locked up in a juvenile facility when he was
McLennan County sheriff’s deputies and Department of Public Safety troopers arrested anti-war activist Cindy Sheehan and 4 other protesters as President Bush met with top advisers to discuss Iraq war strategy at his Central Texas ranch.
Meet the anti-war movement's newest folk hero: 69-year-old Rosemarie Jackowski, whose arrest during an anti-war protest has made her a cause celebre. A prosecutor's plan to retry her for blocking traffic while protesting the Iraq war is tu
A Vermont soldier at the center of a national effort to help active-duty military personnel find ways to tell members of Congress they want the US to pull out of Iraq is now handing out care packages at several military bases around the country that
One minute, members of Students for a Democratic Society were holding signs asking to discuss war in Iran. The next, the police were accusing the campus activists of trespassing and threatening arrest if they didn't move to a "free-assembly
Burke filed a $1 trillion civil lawsuit against U.S. Sen. Wayne Allard, claiming Colorado’s Republican lawmaker has wasted billions in pork barrel dollars while domestic needs and an ill-equipped U.S. military continue to be ignored.
The dispute over whether the local chapter of the War Resisters League must turn over notes from three of its meetings arises in connection with several lawsuits over the mass arrests of protesters during the 2004 Republican National Convention in Ne
Peace activist Cindy Sheehan and 3 other women were convicted of trespassing for trying to deliver an anti-Iraq war petition to the US Mission to the UN. Prosecutors said they were arrested after ignoring police orders to disperse.
The death of Malachi Ritscher was reported by a local television station as just another frustration for commuters driving into Chicago one morning when police were told that a statue was burning and slowing-up traffic along the expressway.
With MySpace.com bulletins and a handful of homemade flyers, two teens have struck a blow against the American Warfare State, Lindale, Georgia Division.
The D.C. police department agreed to pay $685,000 and take steps to protect protesters from police abuse and ensure their rights to settle a lawsuit over the treatment of demonstrators at President Bush's inauguration in 2001.
Three Dominican nuns who broke into a Colorado nuclear-missile silo say there's no chance of them paying restitution to the U.S. Air Force -- even if it means serving more prison time. Instead, the no-nukes nuns are trying to settle their $3,082
An outspoken community activist filed a complaint with township police after finding a pig's severed head on her front porch. Alene Ammond was at home celebrating her granddaughter's birthday with family and close friends when the incident o
A coalition of national organizations and political leaders announced the launch of a national movement for the impeachment of President Bush and Vice President Cheney. The organizers of ImpeachForChange held a press conference
Activist Cindy Sheehan was arrested as she led about 50 protesters to a White House gate Wednesday to deliver anti-war petitions she said were signed by 80,000 Americans.
KPHO has asked all local news stations to not send any camera trucks to cover the debate protest. The "competition" stations will comply as a courtesy to their fellow "news" broadcasters. Whoa! Bring cameras.
I and others will be joining Sheriff Mack gathering outside the TV station at 3:30 P.M. tomorrow to protest Richard Mack’s exclusion from the U.S. Senate debates. I will have my sign, "Kent Dana – Biased News." Come join us.
Campaigns hate debate, as it can lead to their candidate committing a faux pas that kills their candidacy at the polls. Debates are manipulated. Debates become ads. Third party/Independents are excluded from the free publicity.
On October 5, people everywhere will walk out of school, take off work, and come to the downtowns & townsquares and make a powerful statement: "NO! THIS REGIME DOES NOT REPRESENT US! AND WE WILL DRIVE IT OUT!" Below you can find a growin
Our old friend Judge Kevin McMahon just jacked up her bail to $20,000, ordered her held for 30 days, and requested a competency exam report at the conclusion of that period. All this for what began with a simple trespassing charge.
A nationwide civil disobedience campaign aiming to force the administration of President Bush and the Congress to end the military occupation of Iraq is now in full swing. More than 500 peace groups and justice organizations from all over the
[Strange the MSM reported only a few dozen demonstrators.] Thousands of Iraq war protesters marched to the United Nations, where President Bush was presenting his vision for the Middle East to skeptical world leaders.