+Pete Seeger sings "Over The Rainbow" by Harold Arlen and Yip Harburg, backed by Congressman John Hall, Dar Williams and Peter Yarrow at a Hall fundraiser at Arcadia Farms, Yorktown Heights, NY on Oct. 10, 2010.
13 Democratic Senators, including Schumer, Gillibrand, Booker, Menendez, Blumenthal and Casey, are betraying their party, president, country and their own voters with an Israeli-dictated bill to destroy chances for a nuclear deal with Iran. Their bill obligates the US to provide military support if Israel decides to attack Iran.
False equivalence, Orwell-style: NYT now says James Baker gave out the White House switchboard number and told Israelis "and Palestinians" to "call us when you are serious about peace" in 1990. As +Ali Abunimah clearly shows and the NYTimes reported then, Baker was addressing only Israel.
Can somebody on the UES please primary Micah Kellner for his Assembly seat next year? Come for the sexual harassment, stay for the smears. Attacking Craig Newmark as a "child prostitution promoter" or Richard Stallman as an anti-semite is pretty low.