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US Politics & Gov't

Why Racism Is Bad For Your Brain
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: racism, politics, usa, news )

Cal
- 10 hours ago - motherjones.com
The events in Ferguson, MO have focused the nation on the problem of racial prejudice. But do we even understand what that is?
McConnell's Plan to Shut Down Obama (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, elections, ethics, dishonesty, Obama, obstructionism, government shutdown, corruption, government, politics, propaganda, republicans, news )

Carrie
- 12 hours ago - politico.com
Mitch McConnell has a game plan to confront President Barack Obama with a stark choice next year: Accept bills reining in the administration's policies or veto them and risk a government shutdown.
HAVE YOU READ: Rick Perry's Guide to Abusing Gubernatorial Power?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, news, media, lies, republicans, usa )

David
- 4 days ago - occupycorporatism.com
The grand jury found Perry on several counts of abuse of power. The first count highlighted Perry's abuse of official capacity; "with intent to harm another, to-wit, Rosemary Lehmberg, and the PUI of Travis County District Attorney's Office" misused gov..
EXCLUSIVE: Michael Brown Shooting Witness Releases Photo of Scene
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: #Ferguson, Ferguson Shooting, Shooter Face, Shooter Image, Close-Up, News, Riotts )

David
- 5 days ago - occupycorporatism.com
800x image of police shooter - In response to the refusal of the SLCPD and FPD to cooperate with transparency with the public in keeping the identity of the officer who shot Brown withheld from the residents of Ferguson, the hacktivist group Anonymous vow
Disgusting, Hating Limbaugh/Republicans!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: stupid, republicans, treason, coup, Nazi, corruption, cover-up, propaganda, dishonesty, crime, abuse, ethics, lies, goodnews, news, usa )

Jason
- 5 days ago - dailykos.com
What the hell is the end game with these stupid animals? There's no front line, other than their media.
CAMPAIGN FOR KOCH-FREE ELECTIONS PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, americans, democrats, republicans, ethics, elections, government, news, propaganda, politics, money, society, humans )

Robert
- 7 days ago - dccc.org
The Koch brothers spent over $400 million in 2012--and they've pledged to spend over $300 million this year. Sign the petition to urge Congress to reduce the influence of money in politics by passing meaningful campaign finance reform.
Koch Brothers Spending Big on State Supreme Court Races
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: koch Brothers, Citizens United, wanton spending on elections, corruption, SupremeCourt, obama, news, abuse, usa, media, ethics, government, dishonesty )

Cal
- 8 days ago - alternet.org
Big-money groups in Washington are spending big on nonpartisan judicial elections in order to protect state legislatures' agendas from legal challenges.
Bernie Sanders Says He Has a 'Damn Good Platform' to Run for President in 2016 (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, elections, Americans, democrats, democratic socialism, government, politics, news, economy, freedoms, healthcare )

Carrie
- 9 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Sen. Bernie Sanders isn't afraid to be called a socialist. In fact, the Vermont Independent proudly labels himself a Democratic socialist. Sanders described his credo as a fight to protect America's working class from what he sees as the threat of an...
The US Bombing Its Own Guns Perfectly Sums Up America's Total Failure in Iraq (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Iraq, terrorists, US bombing, ISIS, Al Qeada, military, war, news, government, freedoms )

Carrie
- 10 days ago - vox.com
WE'RE BOMBING THE GUNS THAT WE DIDN'T MEAN TO GIVE ISIS BECAUSE WE DIDN'T GIVE GUNS TO THEIR ENEMIES BECAUSE THEN ISIS MIGHT GET GUNS
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fire CIA Director John Brennan for Illegal Spying on Congress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, CIA spying on the US Senate, acountability, news, politics, dishonesty, government, usa )

Cal
- 10 days ago - act.credoaction.com
It's shocking: CIA Director John Brennan admitted last week that his agency illegally spied on the U.S. Senate committee charged with overseeing the CIA and holding it accountable
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 )

Carrie
- 12 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.
Luck and a Little Mystery: The Economy Grows Faster Under Democratic Presidents
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Democrats, presidents, economy, politics, government, news )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - nytimes.com
The American economy has grown faster -- and scored higher on many other macroeconomic metrics -- when the president of the United States is a Democrat rather than a Republican.
GOP Lawmaker Calls on Sarah Palin to Lead New Party to Replace Republicans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP, Tea Party, Christian Extremists, politics, Americans, Sarah Palin, news )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - rawstory.com
A former California lawmaker and executive for the conservative social activist network the Council for National Policy is proposing that the Tea Party and Christian extremists form a third party, and says that Sarah Palin should be its leader.
Slain U.S. Maj. Gen. Harold Greene Remembered for Brilliance, Humor
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, Afghanistan, Maj.Gen. Harold Greene, obituary, sadness, news, war, death )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - latimes.com
The two-star U.S. Army general who was killed in Afghanistan in an insider attack Tuesday was a native of upstate New York who held three advanced degrees from USC and whom colleagues described as a family man and a brilliant logistician with a quick...
 

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