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Dhalgren Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-26-05 10:29 AM
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10. This is one of the problems with Civil disobedience when
practiced against fascists who control the media. They really could be "disappeared" and there is nothing anyone could (or would) do about it. Just look at how many "opposition" reporters have been killed by US forces in Iraq and elsewhere; we are dealing with fascists who are accountable to no one...
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  -Dozens arrested at Pentagon this morning whatelseisnew  Sep-26-05 10:06 AM   #0 
  - oh, NO!  snappyturtle   Sep-26-05 10:08 AM   #1 
  - Don't worry -- I'm pretty sure that was the plan  htuttle   Sep-26-05 10:14 AM   #3 
  - From what I understand, this was indeed part of the plan  deutsey   Sep-26-05 10:19 AM   #4 
  - Yes  politick   Sep-26-05 12:49 PM   #28 
  - Yes, but have they tested the post-Abu Greb/GTMO * justice dept...  Up2Late   Sep-26-05 10:26 AM   #8 
  - Gold Stars Kudos for the Berrigans  0007   Sep-26-05 11:02 AM   #16 
  - Uh, today is CIVIL DISOBEDIENCE DAY--day 3  MADem   Sep-26-05 11:03 AM   #17 
  - Wow.  Ojai Person   Sep-26-05 10:09 AM   #2 
  - Look out! I bet they get declared terrorists and enemy combatants  kestrel91316   Sep-26-05 10:20 AM   #5 
  - Don't worry, they'll be freed as a gesture to mark Christmas...  KansDem   Sep-26-05 10:26 AM   #7 
  - This is one of the problems with Civil disobedience when  Dhalgren   Sep-26-05 10:29 AM   #10 
  - They Can't Disappear a Whole Country  Demeter   Sep-26-05 12:49 PM   #29 
  - With courage like yours, we may just beat these fucks.  Dhalgren   Sep-26-05 01:28 PM   #35 
  - We won't forget and we will do something if they disappear  jazzjunkysue   Sep-26-05 08:52 PM   #40 
  - Problem is  whatever4   Sep-26-05 10:58 AM   #15 
  - Just remember this one thing: there's always "monkeywrenching".........  kestrel91316   Sep-26-05 10:03 PM   #44 
  - Try 'Universal Adversary' ...  doublethink   Sep-26-05 12:38 PM   #24 
  - This was planned  tyedyeto   Sep-26-05 10:21 AM   #6 
  - yes let's all hope that the case is NOT dismissed  librechik   Sep-26-05 01:32 PM   #36 
  - Don't DO that.  skypilot   Sep-26-05 10:29 AM   #9 
  - Hah. Dream on.  yellowcanine   Sep-26-05 10:34 AM   #12 
  - Is it too much to hope that they ruined Rummy's day?  yellowcanine   Sep-26-05 10:33 AM   #11 
  - Good. Civil disobedience.  uppityperson   Sep-26-05 10:51 AM   #13 
  - Another source regarding the arrests  whatelseisnew   Sep-26-05 10:55 AM   #14 
  - It's beginning to sound like Hitler's Germany. OK, were they really  higher class   Sep-26-05 11:05 AM   #18 
  - DC Indymedia Report  whatelseisnew   Sep-26-05 11:18 AM   #19 
  - A small amount of non-cooperation can cause a large amount of disruption  htuttle   Sep-26-05 11:57 AM   #21 
  - And get press coverage.....  jazzjunkysue   Sep-26-05 08:55 PM   #41 
  - I know police and security can search  WinkyDink   Sep-26-05 04:53 PM   #38 
  - Didn't they use the same excuse 6 years ago...  sakabatou   Sep-26-05 11:40 AM   #20 
  - damn, I was hoping they finally rounded up rumsfailed and crew  anotherdrew   Sep-26-05 12:19 PM   #22 
  - Press Release from war resisters.org about Pentagon protests  dooner   Sep-26-05 12:22 PM   #23 
  - arrests at white house today too  Mabus   Sep-26-05 12:43 PM   #25 
  - thanks...CNNI not reporting  maddezmom   Sep-26-05 12:46 PM   #26 
     - CNN just reported - Cindy has been arrested. n/t  Mabus   Sep-26-05 12:47 PM   #27 
     - link to current WH arrest discussion - not a lot of details  Mabus   Sep-26-05 12:51 PM   #30 
  - rats. when i read the subject i thought it was a massive housecleaning of  truthisfreedom   Sep-26-05 12:55 PM   #31 
  - That was my take, too. I thought it was good news until  donkeyotay   Sep-26-05 02:39 PM   #37 
  - They should have done their homework.  WVRevy   Sep-26-05 12:57 PM   #32 
  - I think they are doing it for the TV coverage  TheBorealAvenger   Sep-26-05 01:04 PM   #33 
  - And it is working! WHoo Hoo!!  terip64   Sep-26-05 01:21 PM   #34 
  - But this got the press, and the story. The back door wouldn't.  jazzjunkysue   Sep-26-05 08:59 PM   #42 
  - I understand from organizers that 50  BareNakedLiberal   Sep-26-05 08:30 PM   #39 
     - Good for you. Thank you. The administration are a bunch of weenies.  jazzjunkysue   Sep-26-05 09:00 PM   #43 
 

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