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Walk With Us - In January
Offbeat  (tags: Walk With Us, New Hampshire Rebellion, Reclaiming our Republic, Granny D, Congress, corruption, January, Lawrence Lessig )

AtTheBeac
- 91 days ago - walk.nhrebellion.org
In January 2014, over 200 citizens braved the cold and the snow to walk across New Hampshire in the footsteps of Granny D. Our cause and hers was to reclaim our republic from the big money that is corrupting our Congress.
STOP CRUELTY ON ALL SPECIES INCLUDING ANIMALS - STOP CENSORSHIP - STOP POLLUTION LIMITS - STOP GMO - STOP IT - TAKE ACTION ON T
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, americans, bush, bushadministration, candidates, cheney, congress, dishonesty, constitution, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, economy, ethics, elections, freedoms, propaganda, republicans, u.s., usa, obama, healthcare, government, lies, med )

Leopold
- 124 days ago - stop-ttip.org
STOP CRUELTY ON ALL SPECIES INCLUDING ANIMALS - STOP CENSORSHIP - STOP POLLUTION LIMITS - STOP GMO - STOP IT - TAKE ACTION ON TTIP/TAFTA/CETA(!)(!)(!)
The Companies Vying to Turn Asteroids Into Filling Stations
Offbeat  (tags: space, business, companies, fuel, asteroids, Bill, Congress, USA )

Ray
- 158 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Private companies want to mine asteroids for fuel, and build filling stations in space. A bill now in front of the US Congress would help by allowing them to own what they discover - but it might, if passed, meet stiff international opposition.
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
- 399 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
- 635 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
Offbeat  (tags: pollution, protection, politics, healthconditions, humans, congress, propaganda, usa, ethics, unusual, safety, society, protection, interesting, goodnews, americans )

JL
- 652 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
- 698 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
- 712 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
- 740 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
- 791 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
- 794 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
- 832 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?
Offbeat  (tags: Paul Ryan, candidates, congress, elections, propaganda, lies, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, economy, media, politics, republicans, usa, u.s., off-beat, pictures, photos, culture, design, funny, humor, society, technology )

JL
- 872 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
 

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