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US Politics & Gov't

Chris Hedges: Rise Up or Die
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: chris hedges, corporate state, days of destruction, days of revolt, economy, empire, government, joe sacco, politics, poverty, rebellion, united states )

- 1553 days ago -
Corporations write our legislation. They control our systems of information. They manage the political theater of electoral politics and impose our educational curriculum. They have turned the judiciary into one of their wholly owned subsidiaries.
War Made Easy   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: War Made Easy, Sean Penn, Norman Solomon, film, movie, government deception, media, United States, Vietnam, Iraq )

- 1629 days ago -
How Presidents & Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death.This trailer to the movie War Made Easy exposes a 50-year pattern of government deception and media spin that has dragged the United States into one war after another from Vietnam to Iraq.
Victims of Drone Strikes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Drone, Rachel Maddow, counterproductive, terrorist, militants, resentment, united states, pakistan, yemen )

- 1878 days ago -
Drone strikes are also counterproductive. They breed increased resentment against the United States and lead to the recruitment of more terrorists. They join radical militants; not driven by ideology but rather by a sense of revenge and despair.
Federal Court Rules NDAA2012 Violates First and Fifth Amendment.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: United States, Federal Court, NDAA Enjoined, Bill of Rights, First Amendment, Fifth Amendment, Indefinite detention )

- 1922 days ago -
May 17, 2012 "Salon' -- A federal district judge today, the newly-appointed Katherine Forrest of the Southern District of New York, issued an amazing ruling: one which preliminarily enjoins enforcement of ......
Arizona Law Against Being "Lewd" on Electronic Media
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Constitutional rights, freedom of speech, United States, Arizona, Internet, cell phones )

- 1967 days ago -
A challenge against electronic Freedom of Speech is working its way towards becoming law in Arizona. Electronic Freedom of Speech could soon be challenged by your state. I am against "lewd" but, read on.....
Thousands of Undelivered Letters Hoarded By US Postman
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: United States, Postal Service, mail, undelivered )

- 2654 days ago -
Some 20,000 pieces of mail - many more than a decade old - have been recovered from a postman's garage in the US city of Philadelphia
Native Indian Genocide: Parallels in Palestine
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Native Americans, genocide, Palestine, Zionism, United States )

- 2727 days ago -
only a country that had itself executed genocide on its own native peoples on a massive scale could be such an ardent supporter of the Zionist regime, which is currently engaged in a native Palestinian genocide.
Suu Kyi 'Welcomes US Engagement'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Burmese, Military, Junta, abuse, corruption, fear, Suu Kyi, Human Rights, United States, engages )

- 2887 days ago -
Detained Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi says she welcomes US plans to engage with the country's military rulers, her lawyers say.
Proxy Wedding Means Marine's Widow, Baby Unwelcome
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: marines, baby, widow, United States, constitution )

- 2895 days ago -
MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Hotaru Ferschke just wants to raise her 8-month-old son in his grandparents' Tennessee home, surrounded by photos and memories of the father he'll never meet: a Marine who died in combat a month after marrying her from thousands
Forgotten Franklin Letters Offer Glimpse Into U.S. History
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: u, s., history, america, benjamin franklin, society, culture, government, united states, london, discovery, americans, freedoms, news, politics, usa )

- 3039 days ago -
London- An American professor doing research in London stumbled across a series of previously unknown letters written by, and about Benjamin Franklin, a stunning find that sheds new light on early U.S. American history.
Sign Petition: National Holiday For Native Americans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama, government, politics, Native Americans, Holidays, society, culture, humans, freedoms, United States, genocide, crime, ethics, terrorism, abuse )

- 3084 days ago -
Indian governments and the people they represent are requesting that the federal government bring about a National Holiday for Native Americans to be celebrated by all citizens of America and people around the world.
Native American Care 2 Petition to Travel 7,000 Miles for Obama Support
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Native Americans, Indians, schools, suicides, children, trauma, apology, United States, genocide, government, crime, ethics, terrorism, abuse )

- 3084 days ago -
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - A Care2 petition's journey will extend nearly 7,000 miles across the U.S. to carry a petition to President Barack Obama requesting a formal apology to Indian country for boarding school atrocities and intergenerational trauma.
Sign Petition: Apology for Abuses at US Indian Schools
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Native Americans, Indians, schools, suicides, children, trauma, apology, United States, genocide, government, crime, ethics, terrorism, abuse )

- 3084 days ago -
In the spirit of the White Bison Prophecy join us in signing this petition supporting a US apology and healing for the widespread abuse of Native American children at the nearly 500 schools funded by the US government to assimilate Native American people.
Feminism and War - Book Review
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: antiwar, war on terror, United States, Iraq, Afghanistan )

- 3093 days ago -
"Feminist geopolitics," writes Jennifer Hyndman, "aims to recast war as a field of live human subjects with names, families, and home towns." The intersection of feminist critique and anti-imperialist resistance to the so-called "war on terror"
He Tried His Best to Veil It, But Obama Is An Intellectual
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US elections 2008, Barack Obama, Democrats, Race issues, United States, World news )

- 3205 days ago -
If you value intellectuals, you will love this article. If not, I suggest you move on to another article...

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