Lake County Peace Action
Working for Peace and Progressive Values

Farther Afield

Bulletin Board for Peace A locally hosted national site with many useful links and other valuable information.

John Kafkaloff's site Many sensitive observations on warfare by a local writer.

The Lake County Free Press An online alternative newsmagazine managed by local activist Phil Murphy. provides a wealth of information about our elected officials and political candidates -- biographies, positions, voting records., a branch of the Annenberg Public Policy Center, attempts to verify the truth -- and lack thereof -- behind specific political ads. The most recent investigations are on the home page; click on "Archives" for the rest.

To follow the money, visit, and find out who has given how much to which candidate: all contributions over $200 are included, with names, addresses, and occupations. A continually updated, authoritative tally of American military deaths in Iraq. attempts to keep tabs on Iraqi casualties.

Democracy for America An organization extending the grassroots movement that powered Howard Dean's recent presidential campaign.

Learn about the Earth Charter, an internationally formulated document that syntheses many widely shared values and aspirations.

United For Peace Find peace groups all over the country on this site, and check their calendar for marches, rallies, vigils, etc. Peace activists in the Heartland.

Democracy Now Amy Goodman is probably the most powerful progressive voice on the airways. Listen to her program on Lake County Community Radio (KPFZ, 104.5 FM) or Mendocino Public Broadcasting, (KZYX/Z, 91.5FM)