Organizing Notes

Bruce Gagnon is coordinator of the Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space. He offers his own reflections on organizing and the state of America's declining empire....

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I grew up in a military family and joined the Air Force in 1971 during the Vietnam War. It was there that I became a peace activist.

Thursday, August 24, 2017

You must stand up with a straight back....



WTHR-TV was live.

Yesterday at 6:08pm 
 
Protesters held a rally in support of football quarterback Colin Kaepernick outside the NFL offices in New York City. Kaepernick refused to stand for the national anthem due to police brutality against black people and the NFL tried to blackball him from the league.  They have failed but have stirred up national outrage against the NFL.

(NOTE: This was a live, unedited feed from NBC News in New York.)

1 Comments:

Anonymous Brother Jonah said...

The NFL is a privately held corporation, but subsidized by every municipality where they play.

8/27/17, 12:41 PM  

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