Schneiderman to Face Direct Action Pressure at Tonight’s Netroots Nation Keynote

By: Thursday June 7, 2012 12:30 pm

There’s been a lot of talk here at Netroots Nation about the reception New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman will receive from the crowd at tonight’s keynote speech. And I have learned that this talk will transform into a direct action tonight at the speech. Schneiderman is the co-chair of a task force that’s supposed [...]

Off to Netroots Nation 2012

By: Wednesday June 6, 2012 6:10 am

As you read this, I’ll be boarding a plane to Providence, Rhode Island, for the 2012 edition of Netroots Nation, the annual gathering. Obviously the Wisconsin recall results and the nail it has begun to put on the coffin of organized labor will put a damper on the mood somewhat. But that makes it perhaps [...]

SOPA Strike: Thousands of Sites Go Dark to Protest Anti-Piracy Legislation

By: Wednesday January 18, 2012 6:50 am

Wired is censored today. So is TBogg’s mini-site. The Google doodle is blacked out. And part of Daily Kos. And a lead story at The Huffington Post. And even right here. Sites like Wikipedia and Reddit and I Can Haz Cheezburger and Raw Story and Informed Comment and thousands more are completely dark today, not [...]

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