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Project:
Truth in the Capital

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Title: Truth in the Capital
Location: United States
Status: In Progress
Timeline: Ongoing
Categories: Cultural Diversity, Human Rights, LGBT Rights, Culture, Gender Equality, Freedom of Expression

Description:
Letter writing campaign to capital hill demanding truth in the capital. This involves individual letters to congressmembers, senators, curators, directors, etc demanding honest recording of history in the capital, visitors centers, and museums.

Project Blog  Project Blog Atom Feed feed
Nov 4th, 2004 - 21:55:28 | keesa
OK, We have a serious need to take action! Recently a young, black, quadriplegic man died in DC while in prision (you know it wouldn't have happened if he was white). Why was he in prison, you... (read more)

Jul 11th, 2004 - 08:00:06 | keesa
Congress voting on Federal Marriage Ammendment this week! Call your senators!! See my notes from the hearing under "documents". Peace, krissy (read more)

Apr 15th, 2004 - 19:06:01 | keesa
I haven't heard back from any of the travel guides, has anyone else??? (read more)

Jan 15th, 2004 - 09:15:31 | keesa
Important!!! HRC is lobbying to keep the GLBT movement images in the video at the Lincoln Memorial. You can help by emailing the National Park Service. Please see the HRC Press Release in... (read more)

Nov 29th, 2003 - 10:06:01 | keesa
Lets move on to the next phase: We have a multifaceted target now... 1) Letters to the same addresses as before regarding the building of the Capital building by slaves. They are in the... (read more)

Nov 21st, 2003 - 12:26:32 | keesa
I recieved a letter today from the Architect of the Capital that stated the following. "Thank you for your letter concerning Benjamin Banneker, who assisted with the surveying of the District of... (read more)

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Discussions  Discussions
Federal Marriage Ammendment
kristinh | 08:01 AM

GLBT Movement in the Lincoln Video
kristinh | 09:41 AM

Violations Of My Civil,human And Constitutional Rights By The Judical System
smittyjr | 11:42 AM

next phase ideas
kristinh | 10:22 AM

Banneker's Birthday
kristinh | 08:10 AM

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Who Is Involved?  Who Is Involved?
Individuals:
Administrator kristin haltinner (United States)
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- hibo (Somalia)
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- summer runner (United States)
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- Tyler Winik (United States)
- Pam McCratic (United States)
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31 Members view all

Documents  Documents
Document Magbie 5 (33.5 KB)

Document Magbie 4 (27.5 KB)

Document Magbie 3 (25 KB)

Document Magbie 2 (28 KB)

Document Judges info in Magbie Case (21.5 KB)

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