Monthly Archives: April 2012

Co-sponsors join April 26th Takoma Park NDAA forum effort

We’re grateful to many great local and national organizations co-sponsoring the April 26th Takoma Park NDAA forum.  Their support reflects the importance so many different communities place in reversing the notorious indefinite detention provisions of the National Defense Authorization Act.   … Continue reading

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Outreach about NDAA resolution at Occupy Mo Co meeting

Occupy Montgomery County is a great continuation of the Occupy movement that so many of us welcomed last year; their current plans include a campaign to “Move Your Money” from banks to credit unions, a campaign against home foreclosures in … Continue reading

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Activists invite Takoma Park City Council to NDAA forum, advocate resolution

Takoma Park residents returned to Takoma Park City Council’s public comment period to speak out against the NDAA’s indefinite detention provisions and in favor of the resolution advocated by Montgomery County Civil Rights Coalition. Thomas Nephew cordially invited the council … Continue reading

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Protect Your Digital Privacy: People Power with PGP

If one were looking for an example of how one person was able to change the world for the better with technology, one need look no farther than Philip Zimmerman. Zimmerman earned his place in history in 1991, when he … Continue reading

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Public forum on the NDAA, April 26th in Takoma Park

WHEN: Thursday, April 26, 2012, 7:30 p.m. (click to join, share the Facebook event) WHERE: Azalea Room, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Avenue (map) WHO: Heather Hurlburt, executive director, National Security Network WHO: Shahid Buttar, executive director, Bill of Rights … Continue reading

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Welcome WaPo, Gazette readers

You’re probably looking for a way to find out more about Occupy Montgomery County — here’s the link for their web site: http://www.occupymocomd.org. Our own current focus is on a Takoma Park city council resolution against the NDAA’s indefinite detention … Continue reading

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NDAA resolution advocates speak at Takoma Park City Council

Takoma Park residents spoke out against the NDAA’s indefinite detention provisions and in favor of the resolution advocated by Montgomery County Civil Rights Coalition during the Takoma City Council public comment period this evening. Urging the council to support the … Continue reading

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