Firedoglake: We Do It All

By: Wednesday October 29, 2014 12:02 pm

I’ve now been an online organizer here at Firedoglake for more than 3 years and the aspect of FDL that stands out to me most is the sheer variety of issues we work on. There are many great organizations out there that organize around civil liberties issues. There are excellent groups that specialize in protecting [...]

Congressional Vote on Syria Whip Count, Sept 7

By: Saturday September 7, 2013 8:04 am

Here we are at Day 6 of our whip effort. This is where we stand:

Keystone XL Body Blockaders Need Help

By: Wednesday September 26, 2012 7:49 am

Supporting those who put themselves in harms way to defend our values is critical to sustaining a culture of resistance so badly needed in this country right now. Can you please chip in $10 to help us send supplies to the Keystone XL Blockaders immediately?

Schneiderman Victims: Share Your Thoughts on the Settlement

By: Thursday February 9, 2012 9:39 am

If you or anyone you know have been affected by foreclosure fraud, we want you to share your thoughts on the settlement with us. Unlike some who laid ground cover for this carnage by hailing Schneiderman a hero but remain silent today, we will not allow this deal — and what it means to the victims of foreclosure fraud — to be buried under a mountain of pro-settlement propaganda.

Occupy Erie, Still Going Strong

By: Thursday December 15, 2011 7:54 am

OccupySupply jackets keeping Keith Reide & many of the other occupiers in this Erie Times-News video report warm.

FDL’s #OWS Channel

By: Wednesday October 19, 2011 10:08 am

Music, livestreams and interviews of #OccupyWallStreet events around the world.

Livestream #OccupyDC: Live from Freedom Plaza

By: Thursday October 6, 2011 10:20 am

I’m at Freedom Plaza in Washington, DC with Jon Walker and Kevin Gozstola, where we’ll be livestreaming the occupation. Chip in $10 to our OccupyWallStreet coverage fund and help us do what the mainstream media won’t do.

Whip the Super Congress: Head Count #3

By: Monday August 1, 2011 12:31 pm

Update II: At the end of the 15 minute procedural vote, Republicans are 144 Yea-0 Nay, Democrats are 4 Yea-82 Nay. Gregg Sargent indicated Democratic leadership weren’t whipping, so it appears that they are forcing the Republicans to pass this. Democratic Yeas are hanging back until the Republicans put this over the top.  Total: 157 [...]

Social Security and Medicare Ads: Approved and Running

By: Friday July 22, 2011 1:01 pm

We created the following online ads that will be targeted at senior citizens in Florida and other key 2012 presidential election states. The Google system takes 24 hours to report which ads get better click-through rates. We’ll let you know which ones perform the best tomorrow, so test your predictive skills by placing your bets in the comments.