Video highlights from the Netroots Nation panel, Undoing Citizens United: A Comprehensive Plan to Prevent Corporations from Buying Elections.
|By: SumofChange Monday August 2, 2010 7:46 am|
|By: Michael Whitney Friday July 30, 2010 7:00 am|
At Netroots Nation 2010 in Las Vegas, Firedoglake blogger Jon Walker participated in a panel with drug policy reformers called “Marijuana Policy and Politics.” I liveblogged a good amount of the discussion at our FDL Elections blog, but if you want to relive the glory, this is your chance! Below is the entire 94 minute discussion on marijuana legalization.
|By: SumofChange Tuesday July 27, 2010 6:21 am|
Major Neill Franklin, the Executive Director of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition, talks with us about the panel on marijuana policy at Netroots Nation, California’s Proposition 19, and the prohibition of cannabis.
|By: SumofChange Saturday July 24, 2010 3:34 pm|
ICE agents surprise Netroots Nation attendees with a checkpoint to search for illegal European immigrants.
|By: Gregg Levine Saturday July 24, 2010 12:28 pm|
*button courtesy of Emptywheel devotee Rosalind (photo: G Levine).
|By: Scarecrow Saturday July 24, 2010 8:31 am|
More on what Van Jones might have meant with his Titanic metaphor. Have we already struck the iceberg, or is it still in front of us?
|By: Scarecrow Friday July 23, 2010 12:45 pm|
Video of Van Jones speech, with introduction by Howard Dean
|By: Michael Whitney Thursday July 22, 2010 7:00 pm|
Just wanted to write a quick note to all the FDL peeps at Netroots Nation. If you’re here, let us know! We’d love to meet up with you. We’re going to try to put together an ad hoc Firedoglake Caucus, so stay tuned for info on that.
Finally, if you’re here and tweeting, let us know your Twitter name in the comments. We’ll include you in the FDL NN10 twitter widget on the sidebar of the homepage.
|By: Gregg Levine Thursday July 22, 2010 3:17 pm|
No FDL alumns on this panel, but it is a topic that should be near and dear ro many readers’ hearts. Obama’s Social Security "Death Panel": Engaging Activists to Defeat the Drive to Cut Critical Social Programs This panel will detail the push by anti-government organizations and the president’s debt commission to solve the “deficit [...]
|By: Gregg Levine Thursday July 22, 2010 10:42 am|
Have just landed in the convention center for this panel/training session: Covering Congress: The Art of Insider Citizen Reporting THURSDAY, JULY 22ND 10:30 AM – 11:45 AM TRAINING, MIRANDA 7 We all know about the infamous “Beltway Bubble” and the information divide between political professionals and the rest of us. That divide is not, however, [...]