Wednesday, December 01, 2004

Amazon Partisan?

December 1,2004
Dear Friends,
In 2004, gave 61% of its political donations to Republicans! It seems strange to me that a bookseller should support the party of fundamentalists, creationists, bookbanners and privacy-violators, but that is unfortunately the case. Click here for details: .
You can send Amazon a protest e mail by going to .
Good on-line alternatives to Amazon are Barnes & Noble, which is on the "good list" of blue companies at and Powell's. And don't forget your local independent book store! If they don't have the book you want in stock, they may be able to order it.

Have a Blue Christmas,
Katha Pollitt

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