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Sign the Petition to Extend UI Benefits PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: society, safety, women, politics, rights, news, law, humans, interesting, government, ethics, family, culture, americans, republicans, politics, obama, democrats )

- 628 days ago -
Sign the petition, and urge Congress to do the right thing and extend Unemployment Insurance (UI) benefits now.
These States Still Ban Cohabitation, Sex Toys... And Gay Marriage (INFOGRAPHIC)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, laws, society, gay marriage, rights, freedoms, government, ethics, crime, politics )

- 633 days ago -
Here are some unnecessary bans still on the books in the U.S. The only one widely enforced by a majority of states is the one that prevents gay people from marrying.
Tea Party Reaches New Low In Pettiness
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Gay Marriage, rights, law, GOP/TP, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, propaganda, government, freedoms )

- 651 days ago -
Republicans are really starting to get comically petty in their attempts to stall and chip away at same-sex marriage. Sen.Mike Lee and Sen.Ted Cruz introduced a bill that would basically nullify your same-sex marriage in federal eyes if you moved from...
Our Legacy of Discrimination - And Why the Constitution Must Guarantee The Right to Vote
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, constitution, rights, voting )

- 654 days ago -
The language of the Fifteenth Amendment, prohibiting the denial or abridgement of the right to vote on the basis of "race, color, or previous condition of servitude," seems pretty clear to most of us.
Stop Wall Street From Driving Up the Cost of Food and Fuel PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senate, Goldman Sachs, money, news, politics, finance, ethics, economy, energy, corporate, society, safety, rights, government, politics, freedoms, congress, americans, abuse )

- 660 days ago -
according to studies by Princeton, MIT, the Petersen Institute, the University of London, and the U.S. Senate, among other highly credible sources. Goldman Sachs suggested that speculation in the energy market increases the price of a gallon of gas by 65
Mike Huckabee, and Why Republicans Have Trouble Talking to and About Women (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, Americans, republicans, freedoms, rights, ethics, government )

- 675 days ago -
Mike Huckabee's comments about Democrats and the female libido are likely to be soon forgotten, but they do reflect a broader problem the Republican Party has when it comes to women.
Four Years of Citizens United Is Long Enough PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: business, corporate, government, law, news, politics, society, usa, americans, safety, rights, dishonesty, SupremeCourt, republicans, democrats, abuse, dishonesty )

- 677 days ago -
On this Fourth Anniversary of Citizens United, we want 400,000 signatures of citizens fighting against Citizens United. Be one of the 400,000 -- add your name right now.
Stop Funding Sweatshops With Taxpayer Money PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: child labor, HumanRights, humanrights, sweat shops, money, politics, society, ethics, dishonesty, corporate, corruption, business, americans, safety, sadness, rights, news, law, humans, freedoms, military, republicans, democrats )

- 684 days ago -
shirts sporting Marine Corps logos were manufactured in a plant using child labor. the Army, Air Force, Transportation Security Administration and Forest Service make up more than $1.5 billion in contracts just for uniforms and other clothing.
This Is Why Snowden Can't Be Blamed!   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Snowden, edward, susan, lindauer, cis, iraq, 911, cia, nsa, iraq, bush, war, cheney, secret, unchecked, power, government, privacy, rights, civil, constitution )

- 685 days ago -
We all have heard of Edward Snowden, but have you ever heard of Susan Lindauer? Please listen to her interview and be prepared to be SHOCKED! She did what they say Edward Snowden should have done. Good thing Snowden DID NOT listen!
Tell the IRS: Revoke the NFL's Tax-Exempt Status
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NFL, tax cuts, nonprofit, money, society, government, ethics, dishonesty, economy, corporate, business, abuse, americans, culture, humans, law, news, politics, rights )

- 713 days ago -
You read that right: The NFL enjoys nonprofit status. The National Football League is one of the most profitable enterprises in the world. However, it is regularly subsidized by state and local governments to build and upgrade facilities.
This Federal Judge Is Standing Up to the NSA's 'Orwellian' Spying
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NSA spying, rights, privacy rights, ethics, americans, propaganda, politics, usa, media, lies )

- 713 days ago -
When '60 Minutes' stops asking tough questions, who can you trust?
GOP Proven 100% Wrong About Food Stamps
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, hunger, americans, SNAP, child, family, ethics, culture, dishonesty, freedoms, government, GoodNews, goodnews, health, law, rights, sadness, safety, society, women, usa, lies, media, congress, propaganda, republicans )

- 726 days ago -
Actual research shows SNAP program promotes self-sufficiency, not a culture of dependence.
Supreme Court Will Take Up Controversial Obamacare Provision on Contraception
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, healthcare, Birth Control, Obama, SupremeCourt, women, rights )

- 732 days ago -
By Pete Williams, NBC News Justice Correspondent The Supreme Court, taking up a controversial provision of Obamacare, agreed Tuesday to consider whether a company can refuse to provide contraceptive care to female employees on the grounds that doing so-
Have You Heard McDonald's Holiday Advice!? PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Minimum Wage, business, corporate, dishonesty, ethics, finance, government, labor, money, politics, society, safety, sadness, rights, news, abuse, congress )

- 733 days ago -
McDonald's is giving its employees holiday "financial tips" like, "Selling some of your unwanted possessions on eBay or Craigslist could bring in some quick cash" and "Sing away stress: singing along to your favorite songs can lower your blood pressure."
Tell Congress: Protect Victims of Military Sexual Assault - PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, violence, society, safety, sadness, rights, politics, news, interesting, humans, government, ethics, culture, crime, abuse, americans, congress, democrats, ethics, government, news )

- 743 days ago -
Help us fight for justice for our military members: they deserve a justice system worthy of their service. With the Senate poised to vote, we need your voice right now.

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