Monthly Archives: January 2007

Homeless Women May Be Evicted en Masse, in Height of Winter (UPDATE 1)

By Matthew Cardinale and Jonathan Springston (APN) ATLANTA — Over one hundred homeless single women and women with children are facing uncertain futures on this freezing cold night, as the Gateway Overflow shelter for women prepares to abruptly close, Atlanta Progressive News has learned. “They can’t put them out in this cold! That would just be unthinkable! Tomorrow is going […]

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US Rep. Woolsey’s Bill Would “Bring Troops Home” in Six Months

By Tyler Tarwater, Special to The Atlanta Progressive News (APN) ATLANTA — Last week US Rep. Lynn Woolsey (D-CA) introduced H.R. 508, the “Bring the Troops Home and Iraq Sovereignty Restoration Act of 2007,” the strongest of all current US Congressional bills which seek to de-escalate the US Invasion of Iraq. The bill would force the withdrawal of “all U.S. […]

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Bush Retreats on Illegal Domestic Wiretapping

(APN) ATLANTA — The Bush Administration announced yesterday it will abandon the warrantless surveillance program operated by the National Security Agency (NSA), Atlanta Progressive News has learned. The reversal comes just one day before US Attorney General Alberto Gonzales was to begin testifying before the new Democratic-majority Congress on the illegal program. A new plan calls for the secret court […]

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