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SCPA 1st Thurs: Young Adults in Action

Saturday, 05 April 2014 11:02

Young Adults in Action -- involving young people in today's important issues...

The Day We Fight Back

Sunday, 09 February 2014 10:16

A day of action around the world, against pervasive and illegal surveillance around the world.

1st Thursday program idea?

Friday, 13 December 2013 22:44

Got a terrific idea for a 1st Thursday program? SCPA is now reviewing proposals for 1st Thursday programs.

Keep Laws Fair: Panel Presentation

Tuesday, 13 March 2012 14:27

SCPA 1st Thursday Program: April 5 at 6:30 pm in the Henegar Center, Downtown Melbourne.
Four of Florida's most distinguished attorneys will give a panel discussion: Keep Laws Fair. True justice requires fair laws.

This post is a review of The New Jim Crow, by Michelle Alexander. It is related peripherally to campaign financing because there are powerful economic forces who thrive on the nightmare presented in her book, and which will spend mightily in political contributions and lobbying to prevent any change. The book is a powerful one, and I recommend it for all SCPA members.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Friday, 13 January 2012 10:38

Monday, Jan. 16: SCPA will join other groups in the annual peace march in Melbourne on Martin Luther King Jr Day. Info here.

Our own American police bombed the first responders to a wounded man.
When Iraqi and Afghan terrorists have done this to American soldiers, the world's reaction was condemnatory and just. With today's Americans against Americans street warfare, headlines scream that "at least he isn't dead" along with other trivializing spin and excuse making.
The purpose of "flash" bombs is to create fear and panic (shock and awe) in the "enemy."

Troy Davis - A Tragic Miscarriage Of Justice

Saturday, 24 September 2011 17:02

Troy Davis was convicted in 1991 on charges that he murdered a Savannah police officer.

CBS, The Superbowl and Abortion?

Tuesday, 02 February 2010 00:00

CBS is planning to air an anti-abortion ad during this weekend's Super Bowl game.

Floridians Organize Against REAL ID Act

Thursday, 23 June 2005 01:00

On June 21st, 2005, a variety of Brevard County groups attended a meeting at Kay's Barbecue in Cocoa, for the purposes of discussing how to organize opposition to the recently passed Federal REAL ID Act, a big brother nightmare.

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