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image On the Labor Day Bus with Beaver County Steelworkers Carl Davidson 2009-09-09 4:03 PM
On the Labor Day Bus with Beaver County Steelworkers
First-hand diary of this year's Labor Day Parade (image/jpeg)

text Phil Africa's Art! BE47 2009-08-18 3:35 AM
Video and website of innocent human rights activist and environmentalist Phil Africa. Phil and the other 7 surviving "MOVE 9" are imprisoned in Pennsylvania. They are now eligible for parole. (text/plain + 1 comment)

text toxic gas drilling must be banned Maria Ensign 2009-07-05 5:18 PM

text The Case for Arbitration in Labor Law Reform and The Employee Free Choice Act EFCA Employee Free Choice EFCAPrwire News 2009-06-16 4:58 PM
Labor law reform must ensure that workers who want to join a union are able to do so without facing endless delays from corporations seeking to deny them a voice in the workplace. (text/html)

text SPFPA Union Security Police Officer Shot at The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum SPFPA Security Guard Security Police News 2009-06-10 7:21 PM
The security police professionals working at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum are members of the International Union, Security, Police and Fire Professionals of America (SPFPA) The Largest Oldest and Fastest Growing 9 (b)(3) union in the world today. (text/html)

text SPECTER Either You Stand with Working People, or YOU stand with Greedy CEOs on EFCA Employee Free Choice EFCAPrwire News 2009-06-10 3:33 PM
Big banks and greedy corporations got our country into this mess," "Now they want to fire or harass employees who want to join a union." Senators Lincoln, Webb, Specter, Vitter, Pryor Either You Stand with Working People, or YOU stand with Greedy CEOs on The Employee Free Choice Act EFCA. Which Is It? (text/html)

text Employee Free Choice Act - Specter to labor: You'll like how I'll vote on EFCA Employee Free Choice EFCAPrwire News 2009-06-06 5:52 PM
Employee Free Choice Senator Specter Told a Crowd at a EFCA Rally "I believe you'll be satisfied with my vote on this EFCA issue," Specter said (text/html)

text Specter Staff Threatens to Trash Letters in Support of Employee Free Choice Pennsylvania Worker News 2009-04-20 8:30 PM
Hello? These are Pennsylvania residents whom the senator represents. This is the way you treat your constituents? (text/html)

text Open Letter to All Republican Senators on a Possible Employee Free Choice Act Compromise Employee Free Choice Act News 2009-04-20 5:52 PM
By using my dual-purpose membership card as a universal card instead of using the current language under the present S.560 bill, there is no question anymore as to whether or not the Employee Free Choice Act 2009 eliminates “Secret Ballot” elections. Under my proposal it would not. (text/html)

text Harvard Law School Professor Employee Free Choice Compromise Don't Work! Employee Free Choice Harvard Law School News 2009-04-16 9:07 PM
Professor Benjamin Sachs Harvard Law School on the Employee Free Choice Act: To address the labor-business impasse, I suggest two alternatives to card check and for changing the Employee Free Choice Act. (text/html)

text Joe The Horny Plumber Video to be Distributed at Anti-Employee Free Choice EFCA Tour EFCA/Prwire Americans for Prosperity 2009-03-27 9:29 PM
EFCA/Prwire Americans for Prosperity Breaking News: Labor Activists Plan to Play and Distribute Joe The Horny Plumber Videos at Anti-Employee Free Choice EFCA National Save My Ballot Tour in Pennsylvania Next Week. (text/html)

image No Shame: Aliquippa Hospital Workers Robbed in Court Carl Davidson 2009-01-12 3:06 PM
No Shame: Aliquippa Hospital Workers Robbed in Court
Aliquippa workers rally to fight for their pay, planning further actions at Pittsburgh bankruptcy court (image/jpeg)

image SteelBlitz: AFL-CIO and Steelers Going All Out for Obama in Western PA Carl Davidson 2008-10-27 4:50 AM
SteelBlitz: AFL-CIO and Steelers Going All Out for Obama in Western PA
Firsthand report on blue-collar labor and its allies carrying out electoral work their way. (image/jpeg)

image Beaver County Battleground: 'Time to Give the Black Guy a Chance' Carl Davidson 2008-10-13 4:55 PM
Beaver County Battleground: 'Time to Give the Black Guy a Chance'
First hand account of union workers going door-to-door for Obama around stopping war, green jobs and health care (image/jpeg)

image W PA Obama 'Labor Walks' -Defeating McCain is Just 'Step One' Repost by CarlD 2008-10-05 1:47 AM
W PA Obama 'Labor Walks' -Defeating McCain is Just 'Step One'
A report from the 4th CD Progressive Democrats of America on the local working class and the election. (image/jpeg)

image Debate 'Watching Party,' Beaver County-Style Carl Davidson 2008-09-28 12:30 AM
Debate 'Watching Party,' Beaver County-Style
A Report on the Obama Campaign, workers and youth in Western PA (image/jpeg + 8 comments)

text Doing Business in the Arabian Gulf Gabriel Sawma 2008-09-14 2:11 AM
The United States uses about one-quarter of the world’s total energy output, but have less than five percent of the world’s population. According to statistics of the US Dept. of Energy, 19.9% of crude oil products imports to the US, during January 2005, came from the Persian Gulf countries (Petroleum Supply Monthly). This article is written to make U.S. Businesses familiar with customs, traditions and laws governing business dealings with that region of the world. (text/plain)

image Irish Republican Seeks Normalized Status. Pol Brennan Support Group 2008-09-08 3:44 PM
Irish Republican Seeks Normalized Status.
Pól Brennan was born in 1953 in one of the poorest neighborhoods of Belfast, Northern Ireland. While growing up, he witnessed first-hand the sectarian bigotry that plagued the North of Ireland at the time. In 1972 when he was 19, like many of his friends and neighbors he became a civil rights activist. (image/jpeg)

image Battleground Report: Aliquippa Fired Up for Obama Carl Davidson 2008-07-04 3:46 AM
Battleground  Report: Aliquippa Fired Up for Obama
[Carl Davidson is webmaster for 'Progressives for Obama' at http://progressivesforobama.blogspot.com , and also helps with the new local 4th CD Progressive Democrats of America blog, http://beavercountyblue.org. ] (image/jpeg + 2 comments)

image Battleground Report: Tractors, Tilt-a-Whirls and Obama Carl Davidson 2008-06-27 2:09 AM
Battleground  Report: Tractors, Tilt-a-Whirls and Obama
[The 4th CD Progressive Democrats of America, mostly workers from steel and related industries, are strong on Single Payer health care and opposing the war,and were Kucinich champions, until he dropped out. Now Obama is seen as their 'best option' in November.] (image/jpeg)

image 2 Million PETA members win with KFC Canada.. Help KFC US Cave Chicken Rights 2008-06-04 12:31 PM
2 Million PETA members win with KFC Canada.. Help KFC US Cave
With 2 million members and 12,000 pickets against KFC around the world, KFC Canada has acceded to requests for less brutal slaughterhouse methods. It's time to build pressure on KFC in the US. (image/jpeg)

image Northeastern Anarchist #13, Spring 2008 Out Now! NEFAC 2008-05-01 10:52 PM
 Northeastern Anarchist #13, Spring 2008 Out Now!
Workers at Sanitarios Maracay Fight for Dignity Cleveland Militant Labor in the 40s Vermont Communes in the 60s Public Sector Strike in South Africa The Ecological Challenge and more... (image/jpeg)

image Bitterness, Hope and Obama in Western PA Carl Davidson 2008-04-16 12:48 AM
Bitterness, Hope and Obama in Western PA
[Commentary on the Phoney Anti-Elitism Campaign Against the Least Elitist of the Three Main Candidates, by Carl Davidson, Beaver County resident, Solidarity Economy Organizer, and Antiwar Activist.] Photo: Obama at October 2002 Antiwar Rally . (image/jpeg)

image Taking the War into the Election: Obama in Beaver County Carl Davidson 2008-03-18 12:40 AM
Taking the War into the Election: Obama in Beaver County
My take and the AP take on Obama at Beaver County Community College today, March 17. (image/jpeg + 1 comment)

image Rust to Renewal: Churches and 3rd Wave Change Carl Davidson 2008-01-23 3:27 AM
Rust to Renewal: Churches and 3rd Wave Change
Dig out your Gramsci and Toffler, folks, and put on your thinking caps... . (image/jpeg)

image Aliquippa Workers Hit the Streets Repost by CarlD 2008-01-18 1:31 PM
Aliquippa Workers Hit the Streets
Class struggle around worker rights and community health care in Beaver County, Kudos to SEIU 1199! . (image/jpeg)

text Petition Opposing H.R. 1955/S. 1959 Cha-Cha Connor 2007-12-08 4:52 PM
Petition asking our U.S. Senate to refuse H.R. 1955/S. 1959 (text/plain)

text 911-2B: American Nightmare & Neocon Fantasy Captain Eric H. May 2007-08-19 4:37 AM
Captain Eric May, the Internet intelligence writer, gives an insightful geopolitical summary, giving full consideration to the prospect of a summer World War Three. He continues his investigative work on "Noble Resolve," the nuclear exercise centered on Portland. He examines a parallel, equally perilous incident in Texas City, Texas a year an a half ago, which nearly resulted in a nuclear false flag attack. (text/plain)

image “Days of Decision” – September 14 – 21 – A call for Nonviolent Direct Actions paul frazier 2007-08-05 2:49 PM
“Days of Decision” – September 14 – 21 – A call for Nonviolent Direct Actions
Declaration of Peace grassroots campaign calls for nonviolent direct actions at congressional offices, September 14-21, "Days of Decision" to defund the occupation and establish an Iraqi-led Peace Initiative (image/jpeg)

text Ohio librarian fronts for recruiters, denies First Amendment rights to vet clark kent 2007-05-17 12:01 PM
[ The following piece from The Progressive identifies Douglas H. Dotterer, Director, Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library as the person who allowed military recruiters to use the PUBLIC library while denying citizens, including veterans, their First Amendment rights. You can reach Dotterer here: http://www.smfpl.org/director.htm and execise YOUR First Amedment rights! ] (text/plain + 6 comments)

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