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Avaaz Petition: US - Save the Bees
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, EPA, bees, pesticides, bee-killing, toxins, US Government study, ban, toxic, pollination, petition, AVAAZ )

- 8 days ago -
The US is considering action after releasing a study showing that one of the most common neonics is "very highly toxic to adult honey bees." But without pressure the government may only limit the use of these toxins -even though low doses are shown
Take Action! - Automatic Voter Registration
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Progressive Turnout Project, automatic voter regstration, petition )

- 10 days ago -
The 2014 Election resulted in the lowest voter turnout in 70 years. We need more participation in democracy, not less. That's why we're calling for nationwide automatic voter registration.
Elizabeth Warren: Time to Endorse Bernie for President!! - TAKE ACTION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Election 2016, endorsement, petition )

- 13 days ago -
We need Sen. Warren to step up and take a stand for her values, her vision, and our country at this time when she can make a huge difference. PLEASE SIGN!
Flint's Dirty Little Secret
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bigotry, Environment, Flint Michigan, GOP Crimes, GOP Greed, GOP Hate, GOP Lies, Human Rights, InsaniTEA, Maddow, Michael Moore, Petition, Video, water )

- 26 days ago -
How many times each day do we go to the water tap, run cold water, fill a glass, and then quench our thirst? I drink about 4 litres of water every day, about 16 cups. Do I even think about whether the water is fit to drink? But what happens when ...
TAKE ACTION: Free Waleed, Jailed Saudi Human Rights Lawyer
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Free Waleed, obama, Waleed Abu al-Khair, activist, justice, freedoms, prisoner, life, Saudi Arabia, petition, human rights, world, news, usa, Jailed Saudi Human Rights Lawyer, americans, abuse, media )

- 49 days ago -
President Obama & Congress should call on Saudi Arabia to free imprisoned human rights activist Waleed Abu al-Khair
Torture Victims Must Have Their Day in Court - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petition, torture, torture victims, Suleiman Abdullah, Loretta Lynch, Attorney General, Fight For Freedom, American court, accountability, moral, legal imperative )

- 54 days ago -
Government intervention has ensured that not a single torture victim has had their claims considered by an American court. Accountability for torture is a moral and legal imperative, and it is long overdue.
Everyday Erinyes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Black Lives Matter, Erinyes, Furies, Fury, Guns, Guttony, killed by Police, Labor, labor unions, Lockheed-Martin, NAACP, NLRB, OUR Walmart, outrage, petition, politics, productivity gains, Racism, retaliation, surveillance, Walmart, white supremacy )

- 68 days ago -
A new installment on TomCat's blog highlighting outrages that appear to call for intervention by the Greek Furies.
Join Occupy the SEC in Urging the Congress to Oppose H.R. 4002 (Criminal Code Improvement Act of 2015) TAKE ACTION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Koch Bros, James Senesenbrenner (R-WI-5), H.R. 4002, Criminal Code Improvement Act of 2015, criminal justice reform, Occupy the SEC, white collar crime, petition )

- 70 days ago -
Congress is considering bills to reduce mandatory minimum sentences and promote rehabilitation instead of punishment. The Koch bros are using this to promote Senesenbrenner's (R-WI-5) bill, a Get Out of Jail Free card for white collar criminals.
Congress: Don't Hand Wall Street An Early Holiday Bonus - TAKE ACTION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, Wall St. wish list, Omnibus spending bill, Elizabeth Warren attack ads, CFPB attack ads, deregulation, petition )

- 72 days ago -
Wall Street lobbyists are swarming Washington, begging lawmakers to jam dangerous financial deregulation measures onto a "must-pass" spending bill. Tell Congress to keep Wall Street's wish list out of any budget deal.
Tell Congress to Invest in Programs for People With Medicare - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Medicare, State Health Insurance Assistance Progra, State Appropriations Committee, program, Medicare, petition )

- 75 days ago -
The Senate Appropriations Committee proposed a drastic 42% cut to an important program for people with Medicare, the State Health Insurance Assistance Programs. Now, Congressional leaders will decide if that cut happens to the poorest citizens on medicare
A Tale of Two Veterans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, Veterans, Refugees, Congress, Oklahoma, Steve Russell, Ivano Rodriguez, Iraq, Afghanistan, PTSD, marijuana, citizenship, petition )

- 76 days ago -
This is a story of two very different veterans, both of whom have something to contribute to the discussion about who gets in, and who stays in, the US.

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