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We summarize last week’s events (including the March for Justice); announce upcoming events for next week; and comment on the Ohio Voters Bill of Rights, a new development in emergency unemployment extension legislation, various bad economic trends, a new report from Princeton and Northwestern researchers concluding our nation is an oligarchy not a democracy, and what John Steinbeck in The Grapes of Wraph on the 75th anniversary of its publication had to say about corporations personhood and banks.

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We summarize last week’s events (including the Cleveland Drone Teach-In with Medea Benjamin and new projects of AFSC), announce upcoming events for next week and comment on emergency unemployment extension  legislation, the Ohio Voter Bill of Rights and the Cleveland Sin Tax (Issue 7).

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We summarize last week’s events, announce upcoming events for next week and comment on the Repulican federal budget plan, the McCutcheon Supreme Court decision endingaggregate political contribution limits, the status of federal legislation to extend unemployment insurance benefits and raising the minium wage, the Ohio Voter Bill of Rights and the decision by the US to impose sanctions on Russia may end the “reserve” status of the dollar.

In an effort to provide an update of Northeast Ohio AFSC's perspectives on the news, reports of past events and announcements of upcoming activities, we've launched an audio "podcast."

We summarize last week’s events, announce upcoming events for next week and comment on the Supreme Court case on corporate religious rights, the Pentagon slush fund, the Senate unemployment insurance bill, also an admission that federal policies help the wealthy and a new report on corporate welfare.

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In an effort to provide an update of Northeast Ohio AFSC's perspectives on the news, reports of past events and announcements of upcoming activities, we've launched an audio "podcast."

In an effort to provide an update of Northeast Ohio AFSC's perspectives on the news, reports of past events and announcements of upcoming activities, we've launched an audio "podcast."

In addition to describing last week's activities and announcing next week's actions, this week's Podcast reports and comments on the upcoming Supreme Court "McCutcheon vs FEC" decision, the Trans Pacific Partnership negotiations, federal budget/military spending proposals, unemployment extension plans, and overall general economic decline. Tune in!

Below is an excerpt from an interview with Ron Simpson, Lifer Intern with AFSC Michigan's Criminal Justice Program. To read the full interview, click here.

Q: What motivates you to do this work?

In an effort to provide an update of Northeast Ohio AFSC's perspectives on the news, reports of past events and announcements of upcoming activities, we've launched an audio "podcast."

It contains details of events as well as other pertinent issues of the week.

Future editions will contain interviews of other AFSC staff, committee members and others we work with in different communities.

Tune in. Let us know what you think.

In an effort to provide an update of Northeast Ohio AFSC's perspectives on the news, reports of past events and announcements of upcoming activities, we've launched an audio "podcast."

It contains details of events as well as other pertinent issues of the week.

Future editions will contain interviews of other AFSC staff, committee members and others we work with in different communities.

Tune in. Let us know what you think.

In an effort to provide an update of Northeast Ohio AFSC's perspectives on the news, reports of past events and announcements of upcoming activities, we've launched an audio "podcast."

It contains details of events as well as other pertinent issues of the week.

Future editions will contain interviews of other AFSC staff, committee members and others we work with in different communities.

Tune in. Let us know what you think.

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AFSC is a Quaker organization devoted to service, development, and peace programs throughout the world. Our work is based on the belief in the worth of every person, and faith in the power of love to overcome violence and injustice. Learn more

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