TomPaine.com Stories

TomPaine.com -- a liberal advocacy organization -- distributed a public call on August 12, 2002 for 300 word "opinion advertisement" similar to those that the organization had been running regularly in the op-ed page of The New York Times. TomPaine.com received hundreds of submissions from the public, most of which the September 11 Digital Archive has preserved here.

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Terrorists had declared war on the population of the United States. People in other parts of the world were seen laughing at our tragedy. Today I remembered what happened to Nagasaki and Hiroshima...

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Unlike so many other domestic political issues, racial profiling did not disappear with the collapse of the twin towers. Instead, it gained immediate importance, even as it was dramatically recast...

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"Toward a more perfect union", "The things that we have learned about our Republic have been frightening for me since the terrorist attacks. I keep reading that President Bush has not yet forme...

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"Agenda Interrupted","Two Wrongs, Right? We know what were doing, so get out of our way! Is this the motto of Team Bush as they deconstruct the Constitution in favor of business model based g...

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September 11 was a day of shock and horror to all complacent Americans, who until then showed no interest in the covert, self-serving interest of their governing elite. The immediate response was Or...

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No longer do we bask in the economic growth of the nineties. Rather, we sulk in the aftermath of 911 and the crushing economic Boom;"" the crumbling of major corporations and the uncovering of corpor...

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I had planned a REVOLT AGAINST THE TAX REFUND for September 13, 2001, at which time a group of us in Manhattan were to meet, tax rebate checks in hand, and simultaneously endorse the checks over to...

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"Toward a More Perfect Union", Real War on Terror begins at home. If bumper stickers and country music anthems are any indication, since last Sept. 11 many Americans have dealt with terrorism no...

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"here is a piece on Agenda Interrupted. September 11 is an eminently forgettable day of disgrace, not only for what a bunch of homicidal maniacs , treating the USA as a sort of totem pole of...

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