We want a "peace economy" that creates jobs, invests in our communities, restores and improves public services, saves the environment, and builds the infrastucture. We urge you to sign the petition at www.jobs-not-wars.org that calls for an end to the austerity and militarism that this Congress and Administration seem intent on.
Elizabeth Drew says that it was the Republicans' determined push to suppress the minority vote that inspired the minorities to vote at any cost: past 1am on line in Ohio, and waiting eight hours to vote in Florida. From New York Review of Books. Worth a read.