The American Alliance
- American WHAT?
"American Alliance". An alliance of organizations that may be the last hope for
Last hope against what?
Ok, let me explain a bit here.
Our founding father's envisioned a country where the judical, legislative and
executive branch were separate and "checked" each other.
As of now it seems that we have a consolidation of power. And this consolidation is going to
put decades of progress under attack. But there's still a
"Fourth Branch" of government that can check all three. The voter.
So what's with all the organizations?
They're organizations that represent those groups that I see as under the most
ferocious attack. There are also "Independent" media sources and media watchdog
Also, it's always interesting to find sites you've never found before--well until now.
I'll also confess that "The Next War", "Advise and Dissent" and "Poverty Freedom Day" are other sites of
my own creation.
"Sites of your own creation"?
Yeah; I have a rather odd background. I'm a kind of "radical geek". I Have a
degree in computer science, and somehow have acquired a progressive streak.
There will be other sites joining this one. "Road To Gilead" will look at the
assault on reproductive rights, "Alliance News Service" will be a kind of "News
Desk", and I also hope to retool "Poverty Freedom Day" into an "Economic Justice" page.
Yes; While a lot of time an energy has been placed on the threats that Religious
fundamentalists pose to our country, very little has been given to the rise of