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September 29 [Thread II]
Daly's News Online ^ | September 26, 2001 | Gerry Daly

Posted on 09/27/2001 2:43:00 AM PDT by Hugh Akston


September 29

By Gerry Daly
September 26, 2001

In any social movement there is a vanguard and a mass. On one side, the vanguard, are groups of people who are more resolute and committed, better organized and able to take a leading role in the struggle, and on the other side, the mass, are larger numbers of people who participate in the struggle or are involved simply by their social position, but are less committed or well-placed in relation to the struggle, and will participate only in the decisive moments, which in fact change history.

The Marxist theory of the vanguard, in relation to class struggle under capitalism, stipulates that the working class, the mass, needs to be militantly lead through revolutionary struggle against capitalism and in the building of Socialism. - "Basic Concepts of Marxism", Marxists.org

Is there any doubt what would happen today if a group of hijackers tried to take over a plane on a flight of Americans? Would the people cooperate with the terrorists, or would the people rise up and do what it takes to stop them? There is no doubt. Not any longer. The people would act. No ifs, ands, or buts.

It is now clear to all that, in such a situation, it is all in the hands of the people. We can hope and pray that our government will protect us, but eventually, it still comes back to us. We have to defend our families and ourselves. Conservatives have preached this mantra often, as it applies just as well to the debate over gun control. In the end, there will be times when the government cannot respond fast enough to protect us. We must be able to act ourselves.

As President Bush leads forward what originally was called Operation Infinite Justice, we can take comfort that our government is acting to eradicate the enemies who have struck so viciously at our nation. Yet we cannot escape the reality that, in the end, the people have the ultimate responsibility. The government cannot do it all for us. We must do our part.

Another lesson from the terrorist attacks on September 11th is that intelligence is critical in defense. Knowing and understanding what the enemy will do, if at all possible, is of the highest importance. The attack on the World Trade Center and Pentagon was able to occur because we did not fully know who the enemy was, where the enemy was, and what the enemy was doing.

The men who commandeered our passenger jets and flew them into their targets, our buildings and our people, learned from us. They infiltrated our society. They learned how our security works. They learned how we do things. They came to us for instruction on how to fly our planes. They learned from us.

What about Bin Laden?

In 1979, the Soviet Union invaded Afghanistan. The Soviets did so for a number of reasons. They feared Islam as a threat, since communism insists on a lack of religion. The Soviets also desired a warm water port on the Indian Ocean; the Soviet Union had no seaports that were ice-free, year round. And expanding their influence upon the Middle East was an added incentive.

Concerned with the expanding Soviet threat, the United States supported the Afghan resistance to the Soviet invasion, starting with the Carter administration and continuing onward. In 1986, CIA head William Casey expanded our involvement in several manners. He persuaded Congress to provide the Afghan resistance, the Mujaheddin, with Stinger missiles. These American-made missiles worked to counter the air dominance of the Soviets. Additionally, Congress authorized and provided funding for US advisors to train the guerillas. Casey also committed CIA support to an effort to recruit Muslims from around the world to come to Pakistan and fight along with the Mujaheddin (an effort the ISI, Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence agency, had been encouraging since 1982). By 1992, some 35,000 Muslim radicals from 43 Islamic countries in the Middle East, North and East Africa, Central Asia and the Far East would gain knowledge and experience with the Afghan Mujaheddin.

Among these thousands of recruits was a wealthy young Saudi, Osama Bin Laden. He learned from us.

In many ways Bin Laden is another example of blowback, which is the unintended results of covert intelligence operations that come back to haunt you. That is not to say that the right decisions were not made, however. The choice at the time was between accepting Soviet expansion and the spread of Communism, or taking action and risking unintended future consequences.

There are apologists on the left and on the right stating that America brought this on itself by its actions in Afghanistan. These apologists miss the point. Ours was not an initiating action, but rather a reaction to the moves of the Soviet Union. If one pulls the string to find the root causes, fixating on the United States involvement in Afghanistan is stopping at a mid-point. Examining the root cause heads right back to Marxist expansionism.

Bin Laden learned more than just guerrilla tactics, it would seem. To understand exactly what lessons he did learn, we should look to how the United States has endeavored to bring down hostile regimes. Our efforts generally have three prongs.

We try to foster political change within the nation by finding sympathetic people who can be organized and mobilized to attempt to bring about political change. We attempt to assist with armed resistance, providing them with financial backing and with weapons and training. And we strike economically, via sanctions and other methods.

These three prongs are intended to sow the seeds of dissention within the population, so as to make them yearn for a change in power. The intention is to make the people rise up against the regime, to not be complacent and accepting of the status quo.

Bin Laden and his terrorist organizations learned these lessons. The strikes at the World Trade Center and the Pentagon weakened us, at least temporarily. It has cast doubts upon our ability to defend our citizens. It harmed us economically. Beyond the direct costs of the buildings and the lives, we see hundreds of thousands of Americans cast out of employment by industries struggling for their very survival in the aftermath. We see incredible amounts of paper wealth vanish as the stock markets tumble. It is not surprising that in the aftermath, we have not been on the lookout for the third prong, the political thrust.

Thankfully, we Americans are a hearty lot, and have not succumbed to the chaos that has been thrust upon us. Instead of us ripping apart, we have joined together. But just as our operations in hostile regimes have not been short term in nature, the odds are that the terrorists operations were not culminated from their end with these attacks. These were just another step on a journey, which they believe will have many more steps.

The purpose of terrorism is to create fear, as well as doubt within a populace of the government's ability to protect the people. This is just an interim purpose, however. There is a reason that the terrorists wish to create fear; they wish to enact some sort of change, to encourage the people to force some sort of political change. What is the political purpose that Bin Laden wishes to achieve in the United States?

"But I am confident that Muslims and this nation of 12,000 million Muslims, will, God willing, be able by counting on the help of God to end the legend of the so-called superpower that is America. [snip]

"The American forces should expect reactions to their actions, from the Muslim world. Any thief or criminal or robber who enters the countries of others in order to steal should expect to be exposed to murder at any time.[snip]

"But to count of these non-believers, who steal the wealth of Muslims then give back some crumbs to certain Islamic states or mini-states reflects a flawed understanding of their duties...

"...the world is governed by the law of the jungle." ABC News interview with Osama Bin Laden

The views expressed by Bin Laden are that the United States is a nation that plunders the resources and the labor of poor Muslims. He believes that an uprising of the oppressed will eventually lead to a toppling of the world's one remaining superpower. Where will allies in this effort be found? What people and groups share enough of his views as to make an alliance possible?

One such sympathizer might be Ramsey Clark, the former Attorney General for the Lyndon Johnson administration. In 1992, Clark founded the International Action Center, which enjoys the continuing support of the ex-Trotskyist, pro-Stalinist Workers World Party. While the original teachings of Karl Marx are decidedly atheistic, Clark sees a natural alliance. "Islam has probably a billion and a half adherents today. And it is probably the most compelling spiritual and moral force on earth today. (source). "Islam is the best chance the poor of the planet have for any hope of decency in their lives. It is the one revolutionary force that cares about humanity..." (source)

The International Action Center is an umbrella group which shares its offices and its telephones with such groups as Iraq Sanctions Challenge, Peace for Cuba, U.S. Out of Korea Committee, Coalition to Stop U.S. Intervention in the Mideast, and Millions for Mumia, which works to free cop-killer Mumia Abu-Jamal who was convicted using evidence obtained under the powers of anti-terrorist legislation. The structure of the groups, including how frequently new ones appear and disappear, and including how much of their funding comes through charitable donations, is very similar to terrorist networks and cells.

There are ties between Clark and Bin Laden. In 1998, two American embassies in Africa (one in Nairobi and one in Dar es Salaam) were bombed. Four men were eventually captured and tried in the United States, and all were convicted. The prosecution established through phone records and wiretap transcripts that Bin Laden had direct contact with the Nairobi cell that carried out the attack.

One of the defendants, Mohamed Rashed Daoud al-'Owhali, signed a confession regarding his involvement in the Nairobi cell. This Saudi national was riding in the truck that carried the bomb to the embassy, but instead of becoming a martyr and dying in the subsequent blast, he fled on foot. He was treated at a hospital nearby, and was arrested. In addition to his confession, he was in possession of keys that fit into a padlock on the rear of the truck bomb. After his conviction, the defense presented Ramsey Clark as a witness as they argued against the death penalty. (More information regarding the trial can be found here).

How has Clark responded to the terrorist attacks of September 11th? On September 29th, there will be a demonstration in Washington, D.C. Ramsey Clark is leading the effort.

Shortly after the attacks on the World Trade Center, a website called "Beat Back The Bush Attack" (note: they have subsequently changed their name) announced that they would be organizing a demonstration. "Now is the time for all people of conscience, all people who oppose racism and war to come together. If you believe in civil liberties and oppose racism and war, join us on September 29 in front of the White House. We urge all organizations to join together at this critical time" their announcement stated.

The temptation is there to dismiss this group of people as misguided kooks or irrational pacifists. This would be a mistake. The organizers of this protest are hoping for a repeat of the troubles that occurred in Seattle in November, 1999. The site's FAQ makes this clear:

Should I bring a gas mask? A helmet?
Since Seattle, there have been an increasing number of major demonstrations and convergences that have been targeted with a high level of repression by the state. MAKE NO MISTAKE ABOUT IT, THE DEMONSTRATIONS IN DC WILL FALL INTO THE SEATTLE CATEGORY. Everyone is advised to take this seriously and take precautions. Basically, this means ensuring that you are protected against the types of maneuvers that the cops have clearly utilized over and over against very large demonstrations. Namely, the types of things to protect yourself against are teargas, pepper spray and projectiles. So, this means you should:

The mainstream media currently is portraying the protesters of the war on terrorism as pacifists. They are not. These are the same folks that terrorized Seattle in 1999 under the umbrella group Mobilization for Global Justice, and who tried to do the same in Washington, DC in April 2000 under the name A16.

The type of protest that occurred in Seattle in 1999 takes months of preparation and organization. Travel plans had to be made for the various anarchists. Staging areas had to be set up. Lodging for those taking place had to be arranged. The logistics behind such an endeavor would make it impossible for such an uprising to be impossible to coordinate on such a short notice.

However, the protest on September 29th was planned long ago, long before the attacks on the World Trade Center and Pentagon. The domain beatbackbush.org was registered July 21, 2001. According to their website, they were going to protest the Bush administration's policies regarding the IMF and World Bank, although the phrase "Beat Back The Bush Attack" seems more fitting for the protest of the war against terrorism.

The plans for these protests hit a bit of a snag when the United States reacted with restraint not seen under the Clinton administration. To date, there has been no Bush attack to beat back; unlike Clinton, Bush has said that he has no desire "to send some $2 million missiles at a $10 tent and hit a camel in the butt" to satisfy the desire for quick retaliation. Coupled with the fact that Bush's approval ratings have soared to the 90% level, a change in approach was needed. The group behind beatbackbush.org quickly redesigned their site from leading the charge to "Beat Back The Bush Attack", to "International A.N.S.W.E.R. (Act Now to Stop War & End Racism)". They registered a new domain (internationalanswer.org) to front this effort, and both websites currently have essentially the same content.

The shifting focus of this protest shows that the people involved have one goal in mind, and it is not the stated intent, which has shifted from protesting the IMF and World Bank, to protesting President Bush's retaliation to the attacks, to now protesting racism and the coming war on terrorism. The real goal is disruption, as well as to gain publicity, and to put political pressure on the government of the United States to move away from capitalism.

The front page for both of these sites currently shows no link between their efforts and the International Action Center, merely showing Clark as the first of the "initial signers" for their declaration.

One can find who is the primary contact for an internet domain by performing a whois query against the domain names databases. A whois query on beatbackbush.org shows that the organization behind the website is called "World View", and is based in Jersey City, NJ, and lists an administrative contact of Sara Flounders Kramer. The email address given for the administrative contact is gery@riseup.net. A whois query for internationalanswer.org, though, shows the organization to be the IAC, and provides the same email address for the administrative contact. Sara Flounders (sans the Kramer surname) is listed as the administrative and billing contact for the IAC's website. Both internationalanswer.org and beatbackbush.org are hosted on machines running in Boca Raton, Florida. The contact for riseup.net, as found using whois, is Elijah Saxon, who gives his email address as being from the ucsc.edu domain (University of California, Santa Cruz, where he is probably an alumni). Saxon also has registered revolt.org, which says it is part of Global Update, which also has a domain. globalupdate.org, riseup.net, and revolt.org all indicate that they operate out of Seattle, Washington.

What is riseup.net? They provide "Tech support for the revolution" according to their main page. The vanguard, it would seem, has gone high tech. riseup.net also provides hosting for "Direct Action Networks", which function like cells for activities promoting "radical social change" and "social justice", which are the new catchphrases used to hide the true nature of their activities, which is the promotion of Marxism.

Here is how riseup.net describes themselves:

riseup.net is a project of the Red Cursor Collective, a 100% volunteer effort of activists using technology for radical social change. We provide training, web hosting, listservs, email accounts, and any kind of tech support needed by the activist community.
The riseup.net page says that, currently, their "costs greatly exceed the donations we have received". If donations do not currently meet costs, yet they are operating, from where are they currently getting their funding?

Many of the IAC's initiatives are funded by contributions from The People's Rights Fund, a 501c3 tax-exempt, non-profit organization. A google.com search on "Peoples Rights Fund" and Flounders (for Sara Flounders, who is a co-director at the IAC) shows that the contributions have been both frequent and varied in their purpose. Many of the contributions were directly to the IAC. Others were made to other organizations that tie back to the IAC and/or Clark.

Where does the People's Rights Fund get their money? Their website makes no mention. However, at least part of their funding comes from Fidelity Investment's Charitable Gift Fund. One can only wonder how well Fidelity has screened their recipients, if the money from this fund is being funneled to Marxist advocacy groups. One can only wonder who at Fidelity realizes that their fund was used as a conduit to funnel funds for the planning and execution of the massive demonstrations-turned-riots of November 1999 in Seattle, or the similar demonstrations in Washington, DC, of April 16, 2000 that were limited in their destructiveness by police raids the night before. These raids found riot gear, gas masks, staging locations, and involved the arrest of senior IAC members. One can only wonder how Fidelity feels about their fund being used as a conduit to funnel funds for the planning and execution of the coming September 29th demonstration against the war on terror. One can only wonder how well Fidelity would react to this information becoming widespread public knowledge.

What is particularly troubling to me is the fact that none of this is getting serious attention by the mainstream media. The New York Post and the Washington Times have written a few articles mentioning the political views of Clark and his involvement at the epicenter of the coming protests. There has been little coverage beyond this, however, and that is alarming. If a part-time free lance writer can pull the strings and find the information shown here using nothing more than a web browser as his only tool, why have the mainstream media not investigated the same, using their more formidable avenues of investigation?

Maybe eventually they will, especially if the demonstrations on Saturday turn violent. The aforementioned FAQ on beatbackbush.org ominously asks the question "Will the protests be 'violent'? " but leaves it unanswered. If the media ever does get around to pulling these strings, there are some other things for them to investigate.

While I watch the news reports this weekend, with the inevitable reports of violence breaking out at a demonstration for peace, I will be wondering why the media did not see it coming, and I will be wondering what else they have not seen. I will be watching the attempt to form a vanguard, as I pray for the mass that is sufferring from the aftermath of the attacks of September 11th.


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1 posted on 09/27/2001 2:43:00 AM PDT by Hugh Akston
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"Islam is the best chance the poor of the planet have for any hope of decency in their lives. It is the one revolutionary force that cares about humanity..."- Ramsey Clark

The Marxist theory of the vanguard, in relation to class struggle under capitalism, stipulates that the working class, the mass, needs to be militantly lead through revolutionary struggle against capitalism and in the building of Socialism.- Marxists.org

2 posted on 09/27/2001 2:47:10 AM PDT by Hugh Akston
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To: Hugh Akston, GEC
WOW! Hugh, this is en extremely well done piece! I haven't had time to digest it all because I'm at work, but I've printed it out for later reading. I've also passed a few copies around the newsroom.

GREAT JOB! And THANKS for the ping GEC!

prisoner6

3 posted on 09/27/2001 3:33:01 AM PDT by prisoner6 (b_carnes@hotmail.com)
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To: Hugh Akston
Good analysis of the situation...

I have been following the "work" of Ramsey Clark for years. I often wonder: Does this man hate American values and our way of life and if so, Why? What is his fundamental goal? Is he sane?

4 posted on 09/27/2001 4:17:44 AM PDT by rmvh
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To: rmvh
He is a Marxist (of the Stalinist variety).

If you read the stuff here, you will understand what he is more fully.

5 posted on 09/27/2001 4:28:09 AM PDT by Hugh Akston
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To: Hugh Akston
At work BTT

Have some important business to tend to, then I shall return to BUMP FOR THE CAUSE

6 posted on 09/27/2001 4:46:13 AM PDT by Neets
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To: Hugh Akston,generalissimoduane,OneidaM,JohnHuang2
Hugh - good job!

general - Hugh Hewitt might find this interesting and might be able to help us out.

Nita - this is unbelievable. I hope everyone that should know this, does know this and takes appropriate action/precautions....

John - thanks for the ping...

b4 is sitting here stunned after reading this.......

7 posted on 09/27/2001 4:53:40 AM PDT by b4its2late
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To: b4its2late
You're welcome, my friend
8 posted on 09/27/2001 4:58:01 AM PDT by JohnHuang2
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To: b4its2late
Yes, it is shocking isn't it??

Watch for a thread by me later in the morning about how to get this information out to mainstream America....

9 posted on 09/27/2001 5:02:31 AM PDT by Neets
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To: OneidaM
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10 posted on 09/27/2001 5:05:21 AM PDT by b4its2late
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To: OneidaM
I have to read it again. There is so much in there.
11 posted on 09/27/2001 5:06:33 AM PDT by b4its2late
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To: OneidaM, all - *** A MUST READ!!!! ***
Bump
12 posted on 09/27/2001 5:15:19 AM PDT by LBGA
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To: Hugh Akston, OneidaM
The People's Rights Fund

A 501 c(3) non profit must have available, for viewing and copying, their IRS 990 return. Anyone can walk off the street and request this form. If it is not available, it should be reported to the IRS. The IRS would then have cause to fine/investigate. Wherever this office may be, someone should take a walk and ask for their 990. It'll tell where the money comes from, assuming that it is completed accurately (and I don't hold much faith that the 990 will reflect the "real" set of books of the organization...).

13 posted on 09/27/2001 5:19:14 AM PDT by b4its2late
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To: Hugh Akston
Great work and research.

Your research make Woodward and Bernstein look like journalism 101 reporters on the social page.

Early morning BTTT.

14 posted on 09/27/2001 5:19:47 AM PDT by Dane
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To: Hugh Akston,OneidaM
Wow...great job Hugh. Lots to digest.

Thanks Nita...

15 posted on 09/27/2001 5:27:28 AM PDT by lysie
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To: lysander13135
This lastest post is fresh off of the International Action Center homepage:

International Acton Center

FLASH: If the U.S. initiates a military action/strike, there will be a demonstration at 5pm the next day at the Federal Building in Times Square in NYC. If on a weekend, the demonstration will be at 12 noon Saturday/Sunday. There will also be a National Student Walk-Out.

16 posted on 09/27/2001 5:36:54 AM PDT by Neets
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To: OneidaM
Jeez louise, OM. Ramsey Clark is a very scary person. I can't wait for your link on how to get this out to the media. Thanks and a

BTTT!!!!!

17 posted on 09/27/2001 6:03:16 AM PDT by DJ88
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To: b4its2late, OneidaM, Hugh Akston
Way ahead of you b4.

I already sent the URL for the pdf of their 1998 form 990 which was available online.

It doesn't show who the top donors are, but it does have the officers and there are some mistakes that they made in filing.

FReepmail me if you want to take a look at the URL.

18 posted on 09/27/2001 6:05:41 AM PDT by GEC
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To: DJ88
Good morning.
19 posted on 09/27/2001 6:05:43 AM PDT by Cammysmom
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To: all
I don't know if anyone has seen this , but try it.... Open up Word. Go in a nd change your font to wingdings, and increase font size to 26. Type in Q33NY all caps.
20 posted on 09/27/2001 6:07:09 AM PDT by Cammysmom
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To: all
This was the flight number of one of the planes that hit a tower.
21 posted on 09/27/2001 6:08:02 AM PDT by Cammysmom
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To: OneidaM, ANY FReepers IN THE DC AREA !
sounds like you might know some folks that might know some folks ...

what are the chances of getting word out on some DC radio stations re Saturday's FReep ?

if a bunch of the locals don't join us, i'm concerned that we are going to be seriously outnumbered,
and that the media will make some kind of political hay out of the fact.

( unconscionable assholes that they are ...)

22 posted on 09/27/2001 6:13:42 AM PDT by tomkat
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To: prisoner6
No sweat.

Hey, has anyone seen Mrs. Thatcher recently?

23 posted on 09/27/2001 6:14:07 AM PDT by GEC
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To: Hugh Akston, M. Thatcher
Perhaps M. Thatcher could help get the word out.
24 posted on 09/27/2001 6:17:32 AM PDT by GEC
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To: GEC
1998? 2000 (or at least 1999) should be available...... They are due in May if I remember correctly, though they could've received and extension. Haven't had to complete one in several years, thankfully... :-)
25 posted on 09/27/2001 6:21:38 AM PDT by b4its2late
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To: Cammysmom
That is an urban legend. There are no flights that begin their identifier with the letter "Q".

If you go to The Urban Legends Reference Pages you can find a link at the top to a summary of all the WTC/Pentagon attack myths that are cropping up (including a few that are true.

26 posted on 09/27/2001 6:26:50 AM PDT by Hugh Akston
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To: b4its2late
They typically ask for two extensions every year and finally deliver the goods by November.

Remember, this is online. There is a web site which takes the microfiche or whatever and puts it in pdf's. I expect a year lag at least.

27 posted on 09/27/2001 6:42:11 AM PDT by GEC
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To: GEC
Are second requests for extensions normally granted? I only asked for one request for an extension, though it was a yearly thing due to the lateness of our independent audit..... And, can't those extensions be revoked and the report due at the IRS within 5 days? Thanks.
28 posted on 09/27/2001 6:48:18 AM PDT by b4its2late
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To: b4its2late
The IRS didn't seem to have a problem granting them.

Although I know some tax lawyers who have knowledge of 501c3 filing requirements, I am not so endowed.

I can ask, but I don't know that they will know.

29 posted on 09/27/2001 6:58:07 AM PDT by GEC
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To: Hugh Akston, JohnHuang2
Wow! Outstanding work encompassing an enormous amount of thought, study and research.

Very impressive. A "must read" and bookmark.

Thanks for the flag, John.

30 posted on 09/27/2001 7:17:50 AM PDT by RottiBiz
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To: Hugh Akston,prisoner6,GEC,Dane,bloodmeridian,cyn,Dukie,hacksaw,Pittsburgh freepers
PITTSBURGH AREA UNIVERSITIES HOLD DEMONSTRATION FOR PEACE at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, University of Pittsburgh Cathedral of Learning info here.

"It's ordinary people who pay the price of war," said University of Pittsburgh graduate student John Lacny. "Here and in the Middle East."

"The scales of Justice cannot be balanced with the dead," added Carnegie Mellon University sophomore Stuart Anderson. "Violence is the choice of the defeated -- let us have the strength to say we don't need violence to be powerful."

blahblahblahblahblahblahblah

31 posted on 09/27/2001 8:06:47 AM PDT by mountaineer
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To: roebucks
Ramsey Clark is trouble, big trouble.
And he and his groups have essentially been farming in the prison system. They spend a good deal of time, money and effort in their "education" programs in the prison system.

Not to get off on too much of a tangent, but every time we send a person to jail in our war on drugs, we are turning that person into essentially a captive audience for their propaganda.

32 posted on 09/27/2001 8:14:56 AM PDT by Hugh Akston
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To: Hugh Akston
You must have ESP, I was just lurking here getting caught up. LOL. I linked your first thread to Word For The Day this morning (with a disgust warning label).

Great work Hugh! The connections between Jesse Jackson & Ramsey Clark are also worthy of discussion, considering the day's events.

33 posted on 09/27/2001 8:18:53 AM PDT by Roebucks
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To: mountaineer,Hugh Akston,prisoner6,Dane,bloodmeridian,cyn,Dukie,hacksaw
If this is so grass roots, how come the contact number for the rally is in DC?

I'm going to go FReep these Commies on Friday.

I'll go solo if I have to, but can anyone think of any good signs for me to bring? Where can I buy a bullhorn?

How about "No Justice! No Peace!"

Oooh, I'm almost getting excited about protesting these bastards.

34 posted on 09/27/2001 8:38:28 AM PDT by GEC
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To: Roebucks
Do you have links concerning JJ and Clark?
35 posted on 09/27/2001 8:40:51 AM PDT by GEC
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To: GEC, badray
If this is so grass roots, how come the contact number for the rally is in DC?

Bingo!

Ray, sorry I left you off the previous flag.

36 posted on 09/27/2001 8:42:41 AM PDT by mountaineer
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To: Hugh Akston
In noticed that, according to their website, Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift Fund, in addition to funding the anti-American terrorist group led by Ramsey Clark, also gave money to the notable charity PFLAG - Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays - the activist organization pushing the radical homosexual agenda in our schools.
37 posted on 09/27/2001 8:52:10 AM PDT by ppaul
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To: Hugh Akston
bump
38 posted on 09/27/2001 8:56:49 AM PDT by boxlunch
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To: Hugh Akston
here's a 'good tangent' bump ...
39 posted on 09/27/2001 8:58:35 AM PDT by tomkat
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To: Hugh Akston
new york bump
40 posted on 09/27/2001 9:02:42 AM PDT by TLBSHOW
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To: Hugh Akston, JohnHuang2
Whoa! This is a fantastic piece, Hugh! It's infuriating, to say the least. Also, it gives me goosebumps. Thanks for the time and effort you put into this. Every American should read it.
Thanks for the ping, JH2! If it weren't for you, I'd miss the best stuff on this forum! ;o)
Bookmarking...

BTTT!

41 posted on 09/27/2001 9:02:53 AM PDT by dixiechick2000
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To: Hugh Akston
Bumped and Bookmarked. Great job!

Time to uproot the communists and terrorists who abuse our freedoms. >:^\

42 posted on 09/27/2001 9:12:30 AM PDT by antidisestablishment
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To: Hugh Akston, GEC, OneidaM, Ms. AntiFeminazi
Exceptionally informative article, Hugh.

MAF, OneidaM, GEC
I noticed on Thread I that Hugh Askton credited the three of you for helping research this article.

THANKS, for your combined efforts in writing and researching this fine article.

43 posted on 09/27/2001 9:37:27 AM PDT by Eagle9
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To: Hugh Akston
bump
44 posted on 09/27/2001 9:42:46 AM PDT by piasa
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To: Eagle9
I noticed on Thread I that Hugh Askton credited...

Correction: I noticed on Thread I that Hugh Akston credited...

45 posted on 09/27/2001 9:45:51 AM PDT by Eagle9
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To: DoughtyOne
Don't know if you saw this or not.
47 posted on 09/27/2001 10:22:48 AM PDT by Hugh Akston
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To: Hugh Akston
'scuse me, but I thought the IMF or whatever meetings for this weekend were canceled. Next one is in Qatar.
48 posted on 09/27/2001 10:34:31 AM PDT by japaneseghost
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To: japaneseghost
They did not cancel their protest. They regeared it to protest "Racism and War".
49 posted on 09/27/2001 10:37:08 AM PDT by Hugh Akston
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To: Hugh Akston JohnHuang2 tomkat
I posted this on the old thread without thinking about it being lost.

Fabulous article!!!

I have a suggestion for those Freepers who may be intimidated out of showing up on Saturday... It starts with a chant that goes like this...

"Same Song, Second Verse, A Little Bit Louder And A Little Bit Worse..." (then it goes right to a song)

"You Can't Ride In My Red Wagon, The Wheel Is Broke And The Axle's Saggin..." (then back to the chant)

"Same Song, Third Verse, A Little Bit Louder And A Little Bit Worse..."

This "round" of chanting and singing continues through the verses, till exhausted with each "verse" actually louder than the last!!!

Rush is talking about Edward R. Murrow's stupid chicken crap comments immediately following the sneak attack on Pearl Harbor, which, of course is dwarfed by the stealth and magnitude of the current atrocity on the city.

I hope Freepers aren't intimidated away from D.C. on Saturday to confront this croud of Commonists who hate the success of America and Americans even if it's government isn't perfect, all the time!

It's way ahead of any alternative these defectives have to offer as a form of government.

50 posted on 09/27/2001 10:55:25 AM PDT by SierraWasp
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