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US Politics & Gov't

British Parliament Sends a Message to Obama: The People See Israel as a 'Bully'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S. Obama, UK, British Parliament, Israel, Palestine, bullying, government, politics, world, war crimes, Human Rights, violence )

CarrieSIC
- 38 days ago - mondoweiss.net
The British public has been horrified by Gaza and its opinion of Israel has shifted. Even Conservative members of Parliament cited pressure from the public. As Labour's Andy Slaughter said, Britain has witnessed a new "barbarism":
Is Israel Losing the Support of Its Traditional Allies? - VIDEO ANALYSIS   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Palestinian State, Human Rights, ethics, government, freedoms )

CarrieSIC
- 40 days ago - youtu.be
There is a changing mood among Israel's traditional allies.Sweden announced it would officially recognise Palestinian statehood, and the British parliament also voted for official recognition.Even the U.S.,Israel's closest ally, has shown its frustration
The Defense Department Must Stop Arming Local Police ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, crime, ethics, government, law, police, politics, rights, violence, corruption, human rights )

Beverly
- 49 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The militarization of local police departments threatens our civil liberties and puts all Americans, especially African-Americans and Latinos, at increased risk of being killed or injured by law enforcement.
After Ferguson, We Need Positive Change ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Michael Brown, justice, civil rights, police, POST, DOJ, human rights, government )

Nancy
- 50 days ago - unitedforferguson.com
Join us in calling on the executive branch of the federal government to take definitive steps to protect civil and human rights in every community
As the World Seeks Unity Against ISIS, Netanyahu Finds Ways to Sow Division
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: UN, Israel, Palestine, ISIS, Hamas, Human Rights, Arab states, government, propaganda, lies, dishonesty, ethics, politics, freedoms, corruption, crime )

CarrieSIC
- 55 days ago - dallasmorningviewsblog.dallasnews.com
Netanyahu seemed to work extra hard to exaggerate, misstate and deflect in ways that ensured Arab states would actively avoid any semblance of unity with Israel in the common goal of defeating Islamic extremism.
Why Are 10 & 13 Year Old Brothers in Detention?? ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, asylum seekers, family, violence, human rights )

Nancy
- 89 days ago - action.dreamactivist.org
Esmeralda, her husband and their five children fled from El Salvador earlier this summer after their 16-year old son was threatened after refusing to join a gang. The family was told they had 1 week to live. Esmeralda and her husband made the decision to
90-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor, Hedy Epstein, Arrested in Ferguson Protest
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: holocaust survivor, Hedy Epstein, Ferguson, women, human rights )

Nancy
- 95 days ago - dailykos.com
Hedy Epstein, a Holocaust survivor and long-time human rights activist, was arrested today in front of Governor Jay Nixon's downtown office along with eight others. If the spirit moves you, Hedy's website link is within this news.
Sign the Petition: Water Is a Human Right and a Public Trust. Turn the Water Back on in Detroit!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: water, Detroit, human rights, poverty, petitions )

Freya
- 98 days ago - turnthewateron.dailykos.com
Water shutoffs by the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department (DWSD) have forced residents out of their homes to live with neighbors and family. Detroit's water infrastructure needs adequate investment, not the Emergency Manager's cruel attempt to balance
Despite Potential Groundswell, Congress Reluctant to Recognize Palestinian Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Israel, Palestine, IDF, Americans, human rights, world, war, politics, government, ethics, congress, news, freedoms )

CarrieSIC
- 106 days ago - mondoweiss.net
If the polls are to be believed, the days of unconditional US support for Israel are numbered. Younger American voters are increasingly blaming the IDF for the wanton havoc it wreaks in occupied Palestine.
Urge the U.S. Government to Stop Arming Israel ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, human rights, international law, ethics, crime, dishonesty, war, death, civilians, Israel, Palestine, Gaza, politics, military, news, terrorism )

CarrieSIC
- 125 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
Indiscriminate targeting of civilian areas is against international law. And yet the U.S. and other countries are supplying weapons to Israel, knowing that they risk fuelling the current crisis. This has to stop.
Obama: Don't Let Israel Bomb Gaza Hospital ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Israel, Gaza, human rights, humanitarian law, hospitals, government, ethics, terrorism )

CarrieSIC
- 130 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
President Obama should demand that the Israeli government refrain from bombing Wafa Hospital and other medical facilities in Gaza protected by international humanitarian law.
I Support Repeal of the Death Penalty ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, government, death penalty, mistakes, human rights )

Nancy
- 145 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
Since 1973, at least 144 people have been freed after evidence revealed that they were wrongfully sentenced to die. That's almost one innocent person exonerated for every ten who've been executed.
Stand Up For Native Children! ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: indigenous children, Native American, usa, human rights, government )

Nancy
- 163 days ago - signforgood.com
There's just no way around it: the federal government has failed our American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian children. That's why it's high time we took action to better protect and support Native children in this country.
Demand That Oklahoma Halt All Executions ACTION ALL
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: death penalty, government, americans, human rights, americans )

Nancy
- 204 days ago - ncadp.org
National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty 90 million Americans believe the death penalty is wrong. We mobilize them to end the death penalty state by state.
 

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