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Video: Legalize Democracy   video
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, democrats, elections, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, corruption, constitution, politics, propaganda, usa, society, culture, americans, protection, interesting, government, health )

JL
- 226 days ago - youtube.com
Full video now available on YouTube (30 min.) from Move to Amend National Leadership Team
Video:1 Minute And 45 Seconds That'Ll Make You Think Twice About Poverty
Offbeat  (tags: children, americans, culture, freedoms, ethics, family, humans, health, government, society, safety, sadness, usa, politics, cover-up, congress, abuse, unusual, protection, safety, interesting )

JL
- 462 days ago - upworthy.com
Everything you think you know about poverty in America is about to be complicated.
Citizen Army Lobbies Congress for Clean Air
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JL
- 479 days ago - earthjustice.org
Ambassadors from every state arrive en masse to buttonhole congress reps
(Petition Available to 4/18/13):I Can't Wait To See The Obama Administration's Reply To This Amazing And Totally Ridiculous Peti
Offbeat  (tags: congress, obama, politics, ethics, cover-up, americans, abuse, usa, corporate, business, dishonesty, ethics, society, marketing, money, pictures, odd, off-beat, interesting )

JL
- 525 days ago - upworthy.com
A genius new petition asks the White House to require senators and members of congress to wear the logos of their financial backers on their suits anytime they're on the job. The bigger the donation, the bigger the label, & the more foolish politicians
Video: NAILED IT: Watch A Really Smart Comedian Destroy A Really Dumb Idea
Offbeat  (tags: corruption, congress, americans, abuse, constitution, elections, ethics, freedoms, lies, propaganda, politics, republicans, media, SupremeCourt, usa, culture, funny, humor, interesting, performance, protection, safety, society )

JL
- 539 days ago - upworthy.com
There's a lot of stuff that's old and not needed anymore, like my mom's 8-track cassettes. The Voting Rights Act, however, isn't one of them.
Video:Rep. Alan Grayson: Remembering Aaron Swartz, 1986-2013   video
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, dishonesty, ethics, government, news, Govtfearmongering, media, usa, u.s., crime, unusual, protection, safety, society, interesting, culture, ethics )

JL
- 568 days ago - youtube.com
Aaron Swartz was an internet leader and free-speech advocate. He helped organize the worldwide movement to keep the internet free from censorship and corporate control.
Sign Petition!! Avaaz - Stop the Fox News Takeover!
Offbeat  (tags: media, government, news, fox news, takeover, congress, politics, usa )

Tamara
- 618 days ago - avaaz.org
The government is about to change the rules to allow Fox News to expand its empire! The plan could be approved at any moment, so we need to act now to stop it.
Congress Collapses From Exhaustion After Doing Job -- Andy Borowitiz
Offbeat  (tags: americans, Congress, economics, fiscal cliff, funny, humor, news, off-beat, society )

Kit
- 621 days ago - newyorker.com
Hundreds of congressmen complained of headaches, dizzy spells, and extreme fatigue after putting in what sources called "a six, maybe seven-hour day.
Video: Soledad Fact-Checks A Congressman Live On The Air, Accidentally Ends Up In A 'Who's On First' Sketch
Offbeat  (tags: corruption, media, lies, propaganda, politics, republicans, usa, Govtfearmongering, ethics, dishonesty, congress, americans, abuse, news, unusual, protection, society, safety, interesting, culture, technology, performance, funny )

JL
- 659 days ago - upworthy.com
Soledad O'Brien seemed to be of the belief that Susan Rice should get a fair hearing.So she decided to ask actual questions rather than let pundits be pundits. It's quite enjoyable. If all journalists reacted like her on TV, Washington might actually get
Why Would You EVER Do This If You're Running For Vice President?
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JL
- 699 days ago - upworthy.com
WHY!? Why on earth, if you were running for the #2 office in the land, would you dress like it's 1994, backwards orange cap and all, and take these photos? Wouldn't you assume that some ragtag group of online miscreants might take said photos, tie them to
Don't Leave Older Foster Kids Behind
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Kelly
- 727 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every year, 20,000 kids in foster care are left to care for themselves because they are too old and no longer qualify for placement with foster families.
Why Do American Junk Food Giants Feel Urge To Force-Feed Us Titbit Sermons On Social Issues?
Offbeat  (tags: junk food, American fast food, politics, fatty, absurd, health care, Bible, Chick-fil-A, Papa John's, In-N-Out, congress, economy, diet, disease, consumers )

Naoko
- 755 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
We've got the Papa John's pizza guys weighing in on the health care debate, while the burger slingers out west at In-N-Out can't serve up a cheeseburger without a Bible verse.
Lakota Freedom Delegation
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Michael
- 919 days ago - finalcall.com
The Lakota have withdrawn from every Treaty it ever signed with the US Govt. They have renounced US Citizenship. They say they will welcome anyone who does the same. We had been told in 72 by a local Rock Band that, ''We are the Indians today.''
 

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