Chris Hedges: Defending Our Civil Liberties

"A culture that does not grasp the vital interplay between morality and power,
which mistakes management techniques for wisdom,
and fails to understand that the measure of a civilization is its compassion,
not its speed or ability to consume, condemns itself to death."

~ Chris Hedges, Empire of Illusion: The end of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle

Chris Hedges with civil rights attorney Daniel Sheehan and Food Not Bombs co-founder Keith McHenry.

National Defense Authorization Act

On December 31st, 2011, President Obama signed the 2012 NDAA (National Defense Authorization Act). Sections 1021 and 1022 authorize the indefinite military detention, without charge or trial, of anyone, including American citizens, on U.S. soil.

Santa Cruz Constitutional Protection Zone

Sign the petition to defend the constitutional rights of Santa Cruz Residents by creating a Constitution Protection Zone.