Calling on Colorado Democrats for County Assemblies!

Thanks to each of you who worked to get resolutions passed at your precincts. There were many successes!

Colorado county assemblies are being held soon. In some cases, they have already been held. You can find the date and venue for your county assembly here.

The Colorado Democratic Party Platform Committee has thus far drafted a short plank for a truly independent 9/11 investigation. It is not bad, but needs to be stronger. [Read more…]

Calling on Colorado Democrats: Go to Your Precinct Caucus to Present This Resolution! March 6, 2012


Colorado is the only state that has the distinction of having a plank on its Democratic Platform calling for a new, independent 9/11 investigation! If there is not a concerted effort to present resolutions at our caucuses and then to our county assemblies, this plank may be removed, and we definitely want to keep it there!  (Yes, there may be an effort by some Democrats to remove it.)

Here is what you can do to help: [Read more…]

Call to Action: Support Professor Richard Falk


TO: Citizens of the World Working for Peace

ACTION NEEDED: Protest the Condemnation of Professor Richard Falk, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied since 1967.

WHY: Professor Falk, Professor Emeritus of International Law at Princeton University, has demonstrated courage in saying that there are “gaps and contradictions” in the official account of 9/11.  He has been “condemned” for such conservative statements about 9/11 by Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and US Ambassador Susan Rice, and Ambassador Rice has called for his removal from his unpaid post at the U.N.

Professor Falk has been devoted to world peace during his lifetime, and he is arguably the world’s most qualified legal scholar in the Palestine-Israel issue in the UN where he is very much needed.

Write as a citizen (not part of a movement) to both U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice and Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to let them know you disapprove of their censoring statements to Professor Richard Falk, and that you call for an apology to him.

Five sample letters follow. [Read more…]