Afghanistan Escalation

The peace community around the nation is outraged at Obama's announcement of the deployment of 35,000 additional troops to Afghanistan. But should we be surprised? Obama promised the reduction of forces in Iraq and further escalation in Afghanistan during his presidential campaign. Regardless, not only are more lives going to be lost in an escalation … Continue reading Afghanistan Escalation

Two Utahns and others: The First 100 Days: What would a Green Administration look like?

The Green Party has asked Green leaders from all over the US to tell America what a Green President of the United States would do during the ‘First 100 Day’s of his or her administration. Green candidates and members of the Green Party’s Speakers Bureau submitted video clips and short essays to describe what they’d … Continue reading Two Utahns and others: The First 100 Days: What would a Green Administration look like?

Obaman’s Inaugural Address

Obama's Inaugural Address: The Full TextMy fellow citizens: I stand here today humbled by the task before us, grateful for the trust you have bestowed, mindful of the sacrifices borne by our ancestors. I thank President Bush for his service to our nation, as well as the generosity and cooperation he has shown throughout this … Continue reading Obaman’s Inaugural Address