President Obama is ready to fight the lobbyists to pass his bold agenda. And the fight is officially on. Yesterday a top lobbyist called Obama’s plan to transform our economy What we must understand is that we have only one real enemy, our OWN defeatism, for that is all that stands between us and generating policy moving numbers.
Â One need only observe how quickly Congress can move when there is real public outrage, like over the AIG bonus scandal, to realize thatÂ all we need to do is speak out in sufficientÂ numbers to instantly have any policy change we want.
“devastating.” If Obama’s going to win this fight, he’s going to need all of us fighting with him.
The US Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation calls on all of its member groups and individual supporters to join marches protesting U.S. spending on wars and occupations and calling for a new economy based on our country’s unmet domestic needs.
Over the next ten years, the United States is scheduled to provide Israel with $30 billion in military aid to maintain its illegal occupation of the Palestinian West Bank, East Jerusalem , and Gaza Strip, and to commit human rights abuses against Palestinians living under this military occupation. During the Bush Administration, Israel killed more than 3,000 innocent Palestinian civilians who took no part in hostilities, often with U.S. weapons.
Cut off military aid to Israel , in fact Boycott Israel