Happy New Year! We haven't posted in a while, but don't worry--we haven't been indefinitely detained, yet.
Local campaigns for 2012 are just getting underway: keep watching our events list for campaigns, rallies ,and meetings.
And of course, the presidential campaign is in full swing. While the corporate media have been focusing on Santorum and other candidates of the 1%, little attention has been given to Green Party candidates such as Jill Stein. Partisan Democrat bloggers are gearing up to spend the year hyping Obama and attacking those who discuss alternative strategies. As usual, Glenn Greenwald has good coverage of this, although he mentions the strategy of building 3rd parties only in passing.