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US Politics & Gov't

What We Do Not Understand About Border Patrol Checkpoints   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: border patrol, 100 miles inland, civil rights, Ben Franklin, border crossing )

Dandelion
- 132 days ago - youtube.com
Rights once lost are hard to gain back if ever. They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. Ben Franklin
Tell the Senate: REJECT John Gore as Head of DOJ's Civil Rights Division! PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: VOTER SUPPRESION, CIVIL RIGHTS, TRUMP, S CHOICE FOR THE DOI CIVIL RIGHTS DIVISI, politics, usa, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, government )

AWAY AWHI
- 154 days ago - secure.pfaw.org
John Gore is an unacceptable pick to head the DOJ's Civil Rights Division. Someone with his record of extreme hostility to civil rights and voting rights should not be the one tasked with protecting those rights.
TRUMP WHITE HOUSE TAKES DOWN NATIVE AMERICANS WEB PAGE FROM WEBSITE
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump take down, Native American web page, civil rights, people with disabilities, climate change )

Rosemary
- 157 days ago - nativenewsonline.net
WASHINGTON âEUR" Change is inevitable when a presidential administration occurs. Within hours of the presidential transition, the White House, now under the control of President Donald Trump, took down the Native Americans web page
PETITION THE WHITE HOUSE - Put Bernie Sanders on the Washington D.C. Ballot - URGENT - PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 2016 primaries, Washington DC, D.C. Democratic Party, D.C. Board of Elections, Bernie Sanders missing, ballot, Party admin error, civil rights, voters' rights )

Evelyn
- 453 days ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
Bernie Sanders has been left off the ballot in D.C. because the D.C. Democratic Party filed his paperwork a day late with the D.C. Board of Elections, although both Sanders & Clinton filed their initial $2,500 registration fee on time. ACTION NEEDED
Difference Between Bernie Sanders & Hillary Clinton During the Civil Rights Era   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Civil Rights, 1960s movement, icon John Lewis, endorsement, Clinton, civil rights records, Sanders, Congress on Racial Equality, CORE, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committe, SNCC, Chicago, school segregation, protest, arrest, 'agitator' )

LucyKalei
- 476 days ago - youtube.com
Endorsing Clinton, icon John Lewis downplays Sanders' civil rights activism, claiming Billary seen @civil rights rallies but never Bernie. Truth is Hill was campaigning for Goldwater while Bernie active in CORE & SNCC; arrested @Chicago school seg protest
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand U.S. Government Place Donald Trump on Terrorist Watch List and No-Fly List, Due to His Incitement
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, inciting terrorism, watch list, civil rights, bigotry, elections, usa, americans )

AWAY AWHI
- 565 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Through his hate speech toward Muslims, Mexicans, and others, Mr. Trump is inciting terrorism, bigotry, and violent extremism across the nation and world, at a time when we need calm and understanding.
Bernie Sanders To Introduce Legislation Abolishing Private Prisons When Congress Reconvenes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Prison Reform, Bernie Sanders, Civil Rights, End The Prison Industrial Complex )

EARTHDAY
- 676 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Vermont Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said Tuesday that he will introduce legislation to abolish private prisons, one piece of his comprehensive racial justice reform package
Why Scott Walker Is An American Dictator In Waiting
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Presidential race, workers, wages, unions, smear campaigns, corruption, civil rights )

Freya
- 702 days ago - alternet.org
Whether waging war on his political enemies at home or fantasizing about attacking enemies abroad, Walker arguably is the most toxic authoritarian candidate in the Republican field.
Sign the Petition: Fix the Voting Rights Act Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: voting, votes, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 707 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Fifty years ago this summer, at the height of the civil rights movement, Congress passed and President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act to prohibit racial discrimination in voting.
20 Examples of Bernie Sanders' Powerful Record on Civil and Human Rights Since the 1950s
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, civil rights, minorities, Bernie Sanders, democrats, candidates, elections, freedoms, ethics, government, congress, politics, news, media )

Carrie
- 707 days ago - alternet.org
Over the past few months, one lingering attack on Bernie Sanders' candidacy for the Democratic nomination is his supposed indifference to racial justice & civil rights issues. Truth is, Sanders has a 50-year history of standing up for civil & minorities.
Black Mississippi Judge Opens a Can of Whoopa*s on White Murderers -- and It's Awesome
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, racism, Mississippi, Judge James Craig Anderson, racism, government, news, crime, murder, law, good news, Human Rights, Civil Rights, freedoms )

Carrie
- 863 days ago - rawstory.com
The US District judge tasked with sentencing the men responsible for murdering James Craig Anderson in Mississippi in 2011 asked them to sit down while he read a lengthy statement about the history of race relations in Mississippi.
Will the Supreme Court Vote to Allow Segregation of America's Neighborhoods?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SupremeCourt, politics, news, media, race relations, law, civil rights, government, usa )

AWAY AWHI
- 886 days ago - alternet.org
Civil rights groups worry SCOTUS will gut a law designed to protect against housing discrimination.
Over 50% Of Women Now Live In States Hostile To Abortion
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion, women, reproductive rights, Guttmacher Institute, civil rights, anti-choice )

Freya
- 904 days ago - yahoo.com
A new report out today from the Guttmacher Institute shows that 57 percent of women now live in a state considered to be hostile or extremely hostile to abortion rights.
 

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