Ali Khalid Abdullah (via Anthony Rayson)

Anthony Rayson and I prerecorded his column for the July 17, 2014 show. His stirring talk about his terminally ill friend Ali Khalid Abdullah was far longer than the 12 minutes we allot to our guests, so I'm posting the entire telephone call here. Here is the letter...

Part 2 of “through the slits of Orlando’s eyelids”

This piece was written by Michael Annis in 2009. He read it on NAD as his column for March and April 2014: Part 1, March 27, 2014 Part 2, April 24, 2014 [gview file="https://newdream.us/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/through-the-slits-TR-part-2-of-Orlandos-eyelids.doc"...

Part 1 of “through the slits of Orlando’s eyelids.”

This piece was read by Michael Annis on NAD on March 27, 2014. NOTES to the reading of Part 1 of “through the slits of Orlando’s eyelids.” Today, I’ll be reading the first half of my political essay poem, “through the slits of Orlando’s eyelids,” an uncommonly...

AFRICAN YOUTHS: JOIN THE RACE

Introduction It is true that we are different in the languages we speak. It is also truer that we find both the poor and rich, educated and uneducated, patriotic and unpatriotic youths in all the different tribes and cultural backgrounds we have. Despite the different...

Now Available in Print: A Perfect Duluth Day

If it's happening. It's happening in Duluth. Duluth is a micro-brewery of what is goin' on every- where, where the people fight to have some sort of say ... and leave it to the outlaws to come up with something ... leave it to the guys in the jails and carry- ing...

Full employment; the idea Wall Street won’t tolerate

Quite the discussion has taken place on the Justice Party's web site on my initial post on the issue of full employment which has garnered over 2,326 hits and generated much discussion. I am blocked from participating in my own post by folks purporting to believe in...

The Karma of Empire Americana

There are many fine historical books by progressive authors describing what our nation has done to other nations… and our own working stiffs. This writer has read many of these books so as to share with those out there who only study history through the mainstream...

lets call the police

lets call the police!   by ava bird   lets ALL call the police and tell them there's an emergency here! see, there's a constitution being raped and shredded and too many dicks in one place creates destruction beyond belief: licensed to kill for thrills, the sacred...

The End of Babel

Thanks to Father Fred Johnson, who delivered this sermon on Sunday, May 27, at the Church of the Intercession, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Published with permission of the author. Father Fred Johnson Intercession FL Pentecost May 27, 2012 Ro 8:22-27 +Ac 2:1-21 +Jn...

Children of Mothers, Children of the World

Children of Mothers, Children of the World Children of Mother Africa, Mother of the World We are all children of our mothers, Our mothers are our blessed mothers. Our mothers are the best gifts for us Be they rich, poor, educated and non-educated, Be they physically...

Prayers for Peace

Prayers for Peace: The Politicization of Religion in Cameroon By  Mbih J. Tosam, PhD and Awafong Julius T., Sunday, November 20, 2011.  ...

A call for action as we finish 2011

Should Old Acquaintance be forgot, and never thought upon; The flames of Love extinguished, and fully past and gone: Is thy sweet Heart now grown so cold, that loving Breast of thine; That thou canst never once reflect on Old long syne. Thus begins a poem by James...

Welcome The Spiritual UN

The New American Dream Radio Show is pleased to announce our new sponsor, the Spiritual UN. What does it mean to be free? What has the war economy done to the lives of Americans? Join others at www.spiritualun.org who also want to know the answers to these questions....

9/11/2001 Fairy tale

9/11/2001 Fairy tale by ava bird 9/11 Lies tried and true tested on assholes on the moon September 11, 2001 Beautiful autumn day 9am naivete, hungover worker bees on coffee, stimulants and pills commuters covered in track marks tracing $ trails Addiction Slick Dicks...