Tag Archives: Egypt

Darrell Castle: Secret Courts, Secret Laws and Egypt on the Brink of War?

SECRET COURTS, SECRET LAWS:

August 20th, 2013 – Darrell Castle talks about the FISA Court and its bulk warrants in violation of the United States Constitution’s Fourth Amendment. Castle was the Constitution Party’s 2008 vice-presidential nominee and is expected to seek the party’s presidential nomination in 2016.

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Darrell Castle Talks About Violence In Egypt

DETERMINING THE DESTINY OF OTHERS

Darrell Castle talks about the violence in Egypt and the Obama administration’s reaction to it. Castle was the Constitution Party’s 2008 vice-presidential candidate and is a former three-time national vice-chairman of the party. He is considering a presidential bid in 2016.

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Green Shadow Cabinet: We condemn massacre of Egyptian civilians and U.S. military ties

August 16, 2013

Ajamu Baraka, Public Intervenor for Human Rights

“It would not be in the best interests of the United States to immediately change our assistance programs to Egypt” (Press Secretary Jay Carney in response to the overthrow of President Morsi)

The right to peacefully assemble is an internationally recognized human right that must be protected under all circumstances.… Read more ...

Freedom Socialist Party On Egypt, Race and City College of San Francisco

The following were published on the Freedom Socialist Party’s website: 
Assaults on women put Egypt’s revolt in danger
August 2013

Millions of Egyptians have again risen up against their repressive and incompetent government. In less than a year they concluded that “elections” do not mean real democracy, and that a Muslim regime is no better than a military one.

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Green Shadow Cabinet: U.S. is destabilizing Egypt with military funding

U.S. is destabilizing Egypt with military funding

July 30, 2013

On July 3rd the Green Shadow Cabinet issued a statement on Egypt:

“The Green Shadow Cabinet hopes this change will lead to greater self-determination and participation by all members of Egyptian society; we are concerned by early reports of summary arrests and censorship of the media.

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Darrell Castle: Egypt and America

Darrell Castle talks about the popular uprising in Egypt and asks whether it could happen in America. Castle was the Constitution Party’s 2008 vice-presidential candiate. There is currently a draft movement urging him to seek the CP’s presidential nomination in 2016.

Green Shadow Cabinet: In Egypt: follow the people


July 3, 2013

Jill Stein and Cheri Honkala

In Egypt the voices of tens of millions of people have been heard. Following months of protests and demonstrations calling for early elections, and after weeks of intransigence by the Morsi government, the demand for a change in power has been met.

The Green Shadow Cabinet hopes this change will lead to greater self-determination and participation by all members of Egyptian society; we are concerned by early reports of summary arrests and censorship of the media.… Read more ...

Egyptian Government Plans to Ease Ballot Access for Political Parties

Ballot Access News:

Egyptian voters are expected to vote in favor of a proposal next week to liberalize ballot access for presidential candidates. Another reform proposal is expected to be announced after the referendum. It would ease ballot access for all political parties, for all office. See this story.… Read more ...

Darrell Castle: Burning for Revolution

by Darrell Castle
Constitution Party Vice-Chairman

Mohamed Bouazizi was a 26 year old man who lived in a small town in Tunisia called Sidi Bouzid. According to family members, he supported his mother and six sisters with the US$140 per month he earned as a street vendor selling produce from a wheelbarrow-type cart.… Read more ...

Socialist Party USA: ‘Democracy in the Streets: Madison Mobilizes to Defeat the Anti-Labor Walker’

by Omar Mohamad, Socialist Party of South Central Wisconsin and Billy Wharton, co-chair Socialist Party USA:

The mass protests led by public employees unions in Madison, Wisconsin have been presented by some mainstream commentators as a labor’s last stand. They are not. They are a spark, a spark with the potential to create a new protest movement capable of revitalizing our unions, radicalizing student organizing and creating a space for democratic socialist politics.… Read more ...

Ralph Nader: Civic Institutions Essential for Egypt’s Democracy

By Ralph Nader at Nader.org:

Colman McCarthy, a former Washington Post writer and founder of the Center for Teaching Peace, must be very happy with the news from Egypt. For twenty-five years, McCarthy has been persuading high schools and colleges to adopt peace studies in their curriculum (for more information, contact him at cmccarthy@starpower.net).… Read more ...

Socialist Party USA: Socialism and the Spirit of Tahrir Square

By Andrea Pason and Billy Wharton, co-chairs Socialist Party USA- February 11, 2011
Socialist Webzine:


Tahrir Square transformed the idea of democracy from a stale ritual that occurs every few years to an open ended struggle for freedom.

We send greetings to the working people of Egypt on the day of their victorious struggle to depose the dictator Hosni Mubarak.… Read more ...