Michael Moore

Michael Moore is an activist, author, and filmmaker.  See more of his work at his website MichaelMoore.com

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Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 2:15pm
Do Not Send Us Bottles of Water. Instead, Join Us in a Revolt
Many of you have contacted me wanting to know how you can help the people of Flint with the two-year long tragedy of drinking water contaminated by the radical decisions made by the Governor of Michigan. The offer is much appreciated by those who are suffering through this and who have not drank a...
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Monday, January 18, 2016 - 8:30am
President Obama, Please Come to Flint
Dear President Obama, I am writing this to you from the place where I was born -- Flint, Michigan. Please consider this personal appeal from me and the 102,000 citizens of the city of Flint who have been poisoned -- not by a mistake, not by a natural disaster, but by a governor and his...
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Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 9:15am
Dear Gov. Snyder: You Have to Go to Jail
Dear Governor Snyder: Thanks to you, sir, and the premeditated actions of your administrators, you have effectively poisoned , not just some, but apparently ALL of the children in my hometown of Flint, Michigan. And for that, you have to go to jail. To poison all the children in an historic...
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Friday, March 27, 2015 - 8:45am
Michael Moore for President
This article is part of The Nation ’s 150th Anniversary Special Issue . Download a free PDF of the issue, with articles by James Baldwin, Barbara Ehrenreich, Toni Morrison, Howard Zinn and many more, here . If my grandfather were alive today, he’d be about 150 years old. I know what you’re thinking...
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Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 10:15am
The Price Of Human Life, According To GM
I am opposed to the death penalty, but to every rule there is usually an exception, and in this case I hope the criminals at General Motors will be arrested and made to pay for their pre-meditated decision to take human lives for a lousy ten bucks. The executives at GM knew for 13 years that their...
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Wednesday, January 1, 2014 - 7:11am
The Obamacare We Deserve
Today marks the beginning of health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act’s new insurance exchanges, for which two million Americans have signed up. Now that the individual mandate is officially here, let me begin with an admission: Obamacare is awful.
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Wednesday, March 13, 2013 - 3:48pm
America, You Must Not Look Away (How to Finish Off the NRA)
The year was 1955. Emmett Till was a young African American boy from Chicago visiting relatives in Mississippi. One day Emmett was seen "flirting" with a white woman in town, and for that he was mutilated and murdered at the age of fourteen.
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Thursday, January 3, 2013 - 11:48am
I Do Not Support the Troops
I don't support the troops, America, and neither do you. I am tired of the ruse we are playing on these brave citizens in our armed forces. And guess what -- a lot of these soldiers and sailors and airmen and Marines see right through the bull**** of those words, "I support the troops!," spoken by Americans with such false sincerity -- false because our actions don't match our words.
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Thursday, October 4, 2012 - 7:26am
'No O!': A Twitter Recap
"Romney is channeling the look and sound of Reagan. Obama is giving a professor's lecture. Note to O: Don't wait til later to throw a punch." "Is Bill Clinton coming in to sub for the next quarter? O! Wake up! Attack! That is not john McCain over on that podium!"
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Friday, September 7, 2012 - 9:20am
"President Romney" – How to Prevent Those Two Words From Ever Being Spoken
In two months we Americans will go to the polls once again to decide who the president will be for the next four years. We will not be allowed to vote on those who wield the true power in this country. On November 6th we will not vote for the chairman of ExxonMobil or JPMorgan Chase or Citibank or the Premier of China. That day will come, but not this year.
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