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The Terror Card: Fear Is the Key to Obedience
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: War on Terror, US Government, propaganda, intimidation, govt fear mongering )

- 2939 days ago -
This is an official congressional definition of terrorism that applies only to other nations. However, the psychological end results of terror, is always fear that eventually leads to resignation and submission. Fear and terrorism are interconnected...
After Losing $20 Million in Equipment, Federal Health-Care Agency Won $500 Million Earmark in Stimulus; Agency's HQ Had 10 Piece
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, IHS, Health & Wellness, Economy, US government, culture, society, abuse, ethics, rights, humans, interesting, news, government, healthcare )

- 3166 days ago -
( - The $787 billion stimulus bill that President Obama signed in February awarded the Indian Health Service with an earmark for $500 million in new funding, including $85 million specifically set aside for "health information technology...
House Approves Virginia Tribes' Federal Recognition Bill
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, US government, House, Politics, culture, society, ethics, rights, interesting, freedoms, humans, americans, ethics )

- 3168 days ago -
WASHINGTON - With the House of Representatives' June 3 approval, some members of six Virginia Indian tribes say they're hoping their federal recognition bill will become law this year. Members of the House approved for a second time the Thomasina E...
Urgent: Fight to Keep Leonard Peltier Behind Bars!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Leonard Peltier, AIM, American Indian Movement, Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, FBI, US Government, coverup, americans, activists, abuse, culture, society, death, dishonesty, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, interesting, humans, murder, n )

- 3317 days ago -
"Leonard Peltier's unjust incarceration remains a festering sore that impedes better race relations in America. Surely the time has come to promote healing and a spirit of trust and genuine goodwill toward the Indian peoples of America with an act that...
American Drug War Documentary
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: drugs, US government, corruption, genocide, drug war )

- 3464 days ago -
It's called American Drug War: The Last White Hope. Thanks to Nicky for alerting me to this horrifying expose.
Cheney Continues Attempt to Destroy the Environment, Give Business Free Rein
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: F. Chase Hutto, Cheney, environment, US government, Energy Department, free trade, development )

- 3470 days ago -
A notably anti-environmental regulation & protection aide to Big Dick has been proposed for a top Energy Department slot. The disrespect & destruction for the well-being of the earth & its creatures, including us, continues. Get to know F. Chase Hutto III
What Is There to Say When Your Country's Justice Department Breaks the Law?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Judicial Department, US government, corruption, employment discrimination, Alberto Gonzalez, judicial appointments, judges )

- 3492 days ago -
Appalling breaking news on the malfeasance of the US Department of Justice, who screened judicial candidates for the "right" political views.
FEMA: Don't Sue Us for Toxic Trailers!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: FEMA, Katrina victims, trailers, toxic fumes, US government, US federal agency corruption, lawsuits, Gulf Stream Coach, formaldehyde )

- 3496 days ago -
Yet another example of the lack legal - and moral - accountability that has been the hallmark of nearly all US federal agencies during the George & Dick show. Contemptible!
Killing Us Off: Trashing American Workplace Safety
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Department of Labor, toxins, unsafe workplaces, US government, workplace safety, government corruption, US workers )

- 3497 days ago -
Why is the US Department of Labor, ruled by Elaine Chao, one of the most do-nothing, big-business-friendly agency heads, rushing to make it harder to regulate toxins in the American workplace? Why is this agency stepping on OSHA's toes?
Does George W. Bush Inhabit An Alternate Reality?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bush, US government, economy, delusional )

- 3504 days ago -
How many of you saw der Fuehrer pronounce, "The economy is growing. Productivity is high. Trade's up. People are working."? Is this man on the same planet as the rest of us?
The Mess at the FDA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: food safety, salmonella, US government, Food & Drug Administration, tomatoes, jalapenos, corruption, incompetence, government funding )

- 3510 days ago -
The US Food & Drug Administration: is it tomatoes, or jalapenos, or you say to-MAY-to and I say to-MAH-to? We may as well sing as we eat ourselves sick. Some food experts say the 2002 Bioterrorism Law has loopholes that hogtie the FDA,.I say HOGWASH!
The Supreme Irony: Tossed Out of the National Archives for Exercising Free Speech
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: impeachment, National Archives, US government, Washington_DC, free speech, protesters, civil liberties )

- 3686 days ago -
Impeachment advocates, some wearing T-shirts calling for the impeachment of Bush & Cheney, were summrily either denied entrance to or escorted from the home of the Constitution of the United States - the National Archives. Read all about it and weep.
Ex-CIA Agent Says Top US Government Officials Knew About, Approved Waterboarding
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: waterboarding, CIA, US government, US government officials, torture General Michael Hayden )

- 3721 days ago -
Great expose from the NY Times about the depravity of our government. Shameful!
How Republicans Block Democratic Initiatives in the House: The Motion to Commit
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Motion to Commit, Congress, House of Representatives, Democrats, Republicans, Us government )

- 3768 days ago -
UK Guardian reveals a move frequently used by House Republicans to shut down Democratic actions. I had never heard of this. It may be news to you too.

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