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Alan L. Maki and Doreen McGrath are now friends
Apr 21, 2013
Doreen McGrath posted a status
"Just saw Mumia: Long Distance Revolutionary last night. Very inspiring movie. I highly recommend it. http://www.mumia-themovie.com/"
Feb 24, 2013
Doreen McGrath commented on Freedom Socialist Party's event 'Race, MAP tests and privatization: The fight for equality in public education'
"Update:  this event includes second speaker, teacher Matt Carter.  Matt is a 4th/5th grade teacher, one of 12 staff members at Orca K-8 who are boycotting the MAP test.  He is a shop steward for the Seattle Education Association and a…"
Feb 10, 2013
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Solidarity 69

The purpose of this group is to create solidarity among the left & to take action by any means necessary.
Feb 10, 2013
Doreen McGrath is attending Freedom Socialist Party's event

Race, MAP tests and privatization: The fight for equality in public education at Columbia City

February 20, 2013 from 7pm to 9pm
Special guest speaker Dr. Steven Strauss, a practicing Baltimore-area neurologist and former professor of neurology for the University of Maryland. He is also a Ph.D. linguistics scholar and frequent writer and speaker on education issues, to which he brings an anti-capitalist analysis and the passion of a parent with two children educated in public schools. A participant in the 2011 Save Our Schools protest in Washington, D.C. against corporatization and high-stakes testing, Dr. Strauss is…See More
Feb 10, 2013
Doreen McGrath liked Freedom Socialist Party's profile
Feb 10, 2013
Andrea Bauer commented on Doreen McGrath's group Freedom Socialist 2012 Presidential Campaign
"I like your comment, Joseph. A high minimum wage is what people need to survive! And it means workers are getting a larger share of the wealth that they are creating and thus the profiteers are stealing less. As to earlier comments: running a…"
Nov 9, 2012
Joseph Skues commented on Doreen McGrath's group Freedom Socialist 2012 Presidential Campaign
"'m looking for ways to arrange labor/community relationships so at least we have the old American Native respect for each other and life in total.  You know, like a brave on a hunt seldom went home without plenty for his family. …"
Nov 6, 2012
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Nov 6, 2012
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Pacific Northwest UnionBookies

In the old union book, I set up a regional group for UnionBookies in the Pacific Northwest of the U.S. and Canada. This is a place to post news, events and comments on the local labor movement.See More
Oct 28, 2012
Henry Noble left a comment for Doreen McGrath
"OK. Lay it on me. I hope the Tigers win tonight in order to prolong the Series."
Oct 28, 2012
Doreen McGrath posted a status
"Haven't been on Unionbook for a while but happy to see New York Radical Women's posts!"
Aug 29, 2012
Doreen McGrath joined Joe Balkis's group
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Jul 21, 2012
Ira Wechsler commented on Doreen McGrath's group Freedom Socialist 2012 Presidential Campaign
" The money wasted on an election campaign could be used to build a revolutionary communist press. It could pay for more bullhorns and pay for impoverished third world communists to attend organizing conferences."
Jun 10, 2012
Ira Wechsler commented on Doreen McGrath's group Freedom Socialist 2012 Presidential Campaign
"Yes you are furthering the falsehood that capitalism can be replaced without mass violence just by voting.  You are furthering the belief we have a democracy for workers. You are furthering the falsehood that organizing class struggle in the…"
Jun 10, 2012
Doreen McGrath commented on Doreen McGrath's group Freedom Socialist 2012 Presidential Campaign
"Respectfully disagree Ira.  There's nothing right-wing about the Durham/Lopez campaign.  "
Jun 10, 2012

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Doreen McGrath's Blog

Sign Petition to tell Seattle City Council: Don't Fund Study to Lower Retirement Benefits

Posted on November 11, 2010 at 21:16 1 Comment

Yesterday morning, this agenda item was discussed during the Seattle City Council Budget meeting:


14. Seattle City Employees' Retirement System…

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Tell Seattle City Council to Tax the Rich

Posted on October 11, 2010 at 22:35 0 Comments

If you haven't visited this web site yet, please do so:




The city is in dire financial circumstances--as is the county and the state--while we have some of the wealthiest billionaires in the country living here. Washington State is THE most regressive…
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Vote to tax the rich in Seattle!

Posted on October 7, 2010 at 22:10 0 Comments

Seattle City Council has a web site for citizens to submit ideas and vote on them.…


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Pacific Northwest UnionBookies

Posted on October 7, 2010 at 22:05 0 Comments

I've re-created the group we had in the old UnionBook. Join up and share events, news, ideas about the labor movement in the Pacific Northwest (U.S.)

http://www.unionbook.org/group/pacificnorthwestunionbookies?xg_source=activity

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At 15:51 on October 28, 2012, Henry Noble said…

OK. Lay it on me. I hope the Tigers win tonight in order to prolong the Series.

 
 
 

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