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Tell Congress and Speaker Ryan to Vote on Gun Safety Now! #NoBillNoBreak!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control laws, violence, human rights, civil rights, congress, constitution, corruption, ethics, Govtfearmongering, terrorism )

Beverly
- 28 days ago - action.momsrising.org
It's time to demand what America really wants and needs: Gun safety policy reform!
HELP ME FREE MY FATHER, LEONARD PELTIER
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: human rights, Civil Rights, abuse, ethics, politics, lies, propaganda )

Beverly
- 32 days ago - blog.amnestyusa.org
My worst fear is that he will die in prison and I wonâEUR(TM)t have any real time with him.
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
- 113 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
- 136 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
Pass the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gender equality, equal rights, human rights, civil rights, women, government, constitution, ethics, politics, abuse )

Beverly
- 171 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
The ERA is an important statement of principle. The Constitution embodies the nation's core values. Equality between women and men is a fundamental human right that should be guaranteed in the Constitution.
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 )

Cal
- 225 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.
Four Reasons Everyone Should Thank Unions On Labor Day
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: labor, unions, human rights, civil rights, workers rights, ethics, government, politics, usa, economy )

Beverly
- 318 days ago - thinkprogress.org
It's worth remembering that Labor day is more than just a three-day weekend.
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
- 335 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
- 362 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
- 366 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
- 367 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.
Scott Walker Moves to Do Away With Workers' Weekends
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, abuse, human rights, civil rights, elections, ethics, corruption, crime, politics )

Beverly
- 368 days ago - rhrealitycheck.org
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Sunday signed into law a $72.7 billion two-year state budget that kills the stateâEUR(TM)s living wage law and takes away workersâEUR(TM) right to a weekend.
Enact a Hate Crimes Law After Racist Shooting at Church ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: violence, human rights, civil rights, politics, government, ethics, crime )

Beverly
- 396 days ago - forcechange.com
Propose legislation to protect the victims of hate crimes in South Carolina as well as increase the punishment for perpetrators of hate crimes.
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
- 522 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.
 

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