Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers: One theme that became obvious during the visit is that the United States’ imperialism is fundamentally weak. It relies on lies and bullying threats to get its way.
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers: What can be done to advance our agenda over the next two years when attention will be devoted to mostly two parties and the presidential race?
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers: Although the movement is independent of elections, the 2020 elections will present numerous opportunities to build a national consensus on issues. Our actions over the next two years can shape the election narrative.
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers: If more people in the US become aware of the truth about Israel’s genocidal policies, the economic lifeline and political protection of the United States will disappear.
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers: Members of the Green Party United States traveled to the International Criminal Court to deliver a letter calling for a full investigation of Israel for war crimes it has committed against the Palestinians.
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers: At a time when the United States is losing power in the world and falling behind in wealth, the government voted nearly unanimously to provide $74 billion more than last year to be more aggressive.
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers: The stagnant economy, austerity measures and resulting increased debt have opened a space for people to search for and try out alternative economic structures that are more democratic.
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers: The costs of not acting are high. The benefits of investing in a clean energy economy would be widespread. We need to keep building the movement.
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers: Little has changed since 2008, with Wall Street banks returning to risky behavior and the inadequate regulation of Dodd-Frank being weakened.
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers: More likely than a progressive takeover among House Democrats is the deepening of the military-intelligence policies of the party as many new Democratic candidates are veterans of military and intelligence agencies.
Kevin Zeese & Margaret Flowers: At the same time that the US has reneged on the nuclear agreement and Israeli missiles are attacking Iranians in Syria, the US embassy will be moved to Jerusalem and Palestinians will protest the 70th anniversary of the Nakba, capping six weeks of actions.
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers: We cannot predict the role this generation will play, but throughout the history of mass movements, youth have been a key factor by pushing boundaries and demanding change.
Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers: Net neutrality proponents have been organizing for a Resolution of Disapproval under the CRA since the FCC announced its decision last December. There are already enough co-sponsors to ensure a vote in the Senate, but we are one vote away from victory.