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Sep
12

Daybreaking in Kansas City, Oklahoma City, and Dallas

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David Swanson will discuss and sign his new book "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union," join a protest at George W. Bush's house and participate in a live debate on whether Bush should be prosecuted for war crimes. Next stops: Kansas City, Oklahoma City, and Dallas.

Kansas City, MO September 17, 2009

FIRST EVENT: Discussion and book signing at 5 p.m. at Aquarius Books http://www.aquariusbooks.com

SECOND EVENT: Discussion and book signing at 7 p.m. at All Souls Church http://www.allsoulskc.org 4501 Walnut St Kansas City, MO 64111-1819 (816) 531-2131

Sponsored by PeaceWorks

Contact the organizers:

Anne Pritchett pritchett.anne at gmail.com

Kris Cheatum kcheatum2 at kc.rr.com

Sharon Lockhart slockhart at kc.rr.com

Sep
12

Best-Selling Author to Speak in Washington, D.C.

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September 13, 2009, 6 p.m.

Busboys and Poets Restaurant / Bookstore Washington, D.C.

Author David Swanson discusses and signs his new book, "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union." Daybreak is a thorough investigation of how Bush/Cheney altered the way American government works and deteriorated the Constitution and Bill of Rights. It includes clear plans for how we may reclaim democracy, declare our rights, and truly set out for a new America. --- Free and open to all!

"Daybreak" has ranked in top 10 politics books on Amazon.com since the day it was published.

September 13, 2009 6 p.m. in the Langston Room Busboys and Poets Restaurant 2021 14th St, NW Washington, DC (202) 387-7638 http://www.busboysandpoets.com

CONTACT THE ORGANIZER: Anne Singer anne.singer.communications at gmail dot com

Sep
09

Tonight's Urban Journal: Swanson, Kessler, Del Vecchio

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The Urban Journal airs tonight at 8pm EST - 5pm PST on XM Ch 169, but it can be heard right now at http://www.theurbanjournal.org

Segments 1&2 David Swanson, author (Daybreak) and activist Segment 3 Ron Kessler, author & journalist Segment 4 Frank Del Vecchio, Amber Ready

Sep
09

Tonight's Urban Journal: Swanson, Kessler, Del Vecchio

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The Urban Journal airs tonight at 8pm EST - 5pm PST on XM Ch 169, but it can be heard right now at http://www.theurbanjournal.org

Segments 1&2 David Swanson, author (Daybreak) and activist Segment 3 Ron Kessler, author & journalist Segment 4 Frank Del Vecchio, Amber Ready

Sep
09

A Compelling Prescription for Change

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By Stephen Lendman

David Swanson is co-founder of AfterDowningStreet.org and Washington Director of Democrats.com. He's also a board member of Progressive Democrats of America, the Backbone Campaign, and Voters for Peace as well as a member of the legislative working group of United for Peace and Justice.

Subtitled "Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming A More Perfect Union," Daybreak is Swanson's first book, a timely and impressive account of presidential extremism, congressional complicity, the urgency for progressive change, and how to do it.

Swanson exposes what was wrong under George Bush and provides a compelling prescription for real change.

Sep
07

Tonight! Join Brad Friedman and David Swanson on Radio: Call in!

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Starting at 10 p.m. ET Listen live via http://MikeMalloy.com Or see air affiliates. And also: Sirius Ch. 146, XM Ch. 167 Call-in# for listeners: 877.520.1150

Sep
04

There Are So Many Days That Have Not Yet Broken

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By David Swanson

I got pulled over for speeding in Texas yesterday and the officer looked like the kind of guy who dreamed about using his taser. So when he asked for my license and registration, I slowly got them out and handed them over.

"Do you know why I stopped you?" he asked.

I replied, "I think I do, sir, but I think you may be looking backward a little bit." Officer Rigveda (that was his name) looked behind him and then looked confused.

I tried to explain: "What I mean is, this is a time for reflection, not retribution. I know you don't want to hurt the morale of speeders and put the nation in danger."

"Step out of the car please."

Boston, Massachusetts

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February 27, 2010 (moved from previously planned date of 24th)

David Swanson will discuss and sign copies of his new book "Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union."

7 p.m. at Harvard COOP.

The Harvard Coop Bookstore
1400 Massachusetts Avenue
18 Palmer Street
Cambridge, MA 02238
Store telephone: (617)499-2000

Print flyer.

CONTACT THE ORGANIZERS:

Melida Arredondo
melida_arredondo at yahoo dot com

Elizabeth Ellis
ellisliza at hotmail dot com

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