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MoveOn.org: Democracy in action!

Time to move on

As a group of activists, we have accomplished much. To be sure, there is always more work to do. Fortunately, the South Bay is not lacking for grassroots activism. Here are just some of the groups that do good work:

Remember, there's nothing in the middle of the road but yellow stripes and dead armadillos!


Sat Apr 28 2007

Free flick!

Come see the movie that has Wal-Mart running scared.
Tue Nov 1 2005

Pictures from the vigil to mark the 2000th US military death in Iraq

It took 18 months to lose the first 1000. It only took 12 months to lose the next 1000. Not a good trend.
Thu Oct 27 2005

A milestone we all hope we will never reach

The number of US military deaths in Iraq is approaching 2000. We sincerely hope that it never gets there. However, if it does, you are invited to join us in a candlelight vigil to honor the fallen.
Thu Oct 13 2005

Candlelight vigil in support of Cindy Sheehan

Cindy Sheehan wants George W Bush to answer her questions about why the war that took her son's life was started, and why it is being continued. We support her efforts.
Thu Aug 17 2005

Tax Day 2005

Everybody complain about paying taxes. Now see where they are really spending your money!
Thu May 26 2005

George "Don't Think of An Elephant" Lakoff Workshop

A workshop presented by Adrienne Craig Grey, Thursday, March 17 in Willow Glen.
Sun Mar 06 2005

Thank You Party for Progressives / Recipe for Success

Come celebrate grassroot successes and support our progressive legislators. Pictures!
Wed Mar 02 2005

Save The Date: January 21, 2005, 6PM

We are putting together a "thank you" party for our congressional representatives and grassroots activists.
Thu Dec 30 2004

Witness to the Siege of Sarajevo

Linda Beekman, peace witness, author of "War Cake," will be at San Jose Friends Meeting, November 21 2004 from 3 to 4:30 pm.
Sun Nov 7 2004

Post Election Vigil

Tonight at the Federal Building, downtown San Jose, 2nd and San Carlos streets, 5 to 6PM.
Wed Nov 3 2004

Election Eve Candlelight Vigil

To show that democracy matters. To call for clean elections. To remember the things we care about - peace, justice and democracy.
Sun Oct 31 22:48 PDT 2004

Postcard Writing Parties, October 10, 17 and 24

The first debate is turning the tide but we need to keep our efforts up!
Sun Oct 3 19:19 PDT 2004

Letter Writing Party, Sept. 28

In case you can't get enough on Sunday, or the timing is bad for you, here's another chance... (Note: this was previously posted with the wrong date/time.)
Thu Sep 23 15:44 PDT 2004

"The Revolution Will Not Be Televised" Video Party

This is a documentary about the attempted coup against President Hugo Chavez of Venezuela in 2002. Sunday, September 26 2004, 4 pm. Optional pot luck supper afterwards.
Mon Aug 30 07:27:31 PDT 2004

Letter Writing Party, Sept. 26

It's less than 6-weeks before the election so we can't let up our efforts!
Mon Sep 20 21:39 PDT 2004

Candlelight Vigil

We got together to honor and remember the 1,000 US soldiers who have been killed in Iraq so far.
Fri Sep 20 22:43 PDT 2004

Letter Writing Party

We are sponsoring a Letter Writing Party on Sunday, August 22nd.
Fri Aug 20 08:20:35 PDT 2004

The Chickenhawks Database

The truth about all the draft dodgers in the Bush administration.
Sun Aug 1 17:49:31 PDT 2004

Bake Sale Recipes

We are interested in collecting the wonderful recipes of the "Bake Back the White House Bake Sales."
Wed Jul 21 22:00:12 PDT 2004

Incite Peace!

Flags, banners and cards for sale from local Quaker artists. The proceeds will be donated to peace groups.
Thu Jul 15 21:54:43 PDT 2004

Fahrenheit 9/11 premiere

A bunch of us are going to the South Bay premiere. Join us!
Fri Jun 25 11:59:43 PDT 2004

Bake sale totals

You all helped to raise almost $4,500! Congratulations!!!
Tue Jun 1 12:02:30 PDT 2004

What Bush's "Mission Accomplished" Really Means

Oil companies' profits are up hundreds of percent!
Sun May 16 22:53:30 PDT 2004

Bake Back the White House!

Back by popular demand. Saturday, May 22 2004 from 8 AM until we're sold out.
Wed May 27 18:03:55 PDT 2004

Peace & Social Order House Party

Friday, May 14, 2004, at Brinton House, 6-8 p.m. We will share a pot-luck dinner, from 6 to 7, and then see John Pilger's documentary, "Breaking the Silence."
Mon Apr 26 22:14:54 PDT 2004

Bake Back the White House!

Bake sale to raise money for MoveOn.org. Three locations in Willow Glen!
Mon Apr 19 12:05:15 PDT 2004

Potluck dessert and letter writing party

Wednesday, April 14th at 7:00 at Britton House.
Mon Apr 5 12:23:26 PDT 2004

Candlelight vigil for peace

San Jose Friends Meeting will be one of many sites of the Global Vigil for Peace, February 15th.
Tue Feb 10 21:05:26 PST 2004

Call Congress: "Censure Bush"

Phone numbers for the local Congress critters are here.
Tue, Feb 10 2004

CBS censors!

More proof that corporate media is bad for you.
Tue Jan 27 12:14:00 PST 2004

A second showing of "Uncovered"

We had another showing of the "Uncovered" video, followed by discussions with a special guest, Martin Edwards, recently returned from Iraq.
Tue Jan 13 23:27:10 PST 2004

Our first house party

This is where our group got started.
Tue Jan 13 23:27:10 PST 2004