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TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress: Stop the Monsanto Protection Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: safety, risks, health, protection, prevention, nutrition, ethics, food, government, ethics, politics )

- 874 days ago -
Congress could vote this week to extend the Monsanto Protection Act for another three months. Unless we stop them.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress: Ensure Safety Rules Actually Protect People
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: health, medicine, protection, prevention, environment, ethics, family, children, risks, safety, science, study, treatment, government, politics, propaganda )

- 881 days ago -
Urge your members of Congress to oppose legislation that would make it harder for federal agencies to protect you and your family.
Ask Iowa Officials: Why Are You Issuing Gun Permits to Blind People?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: guns, violence, safety, risks, stupidity )

- 883 days ago -
Send a message, and ask the Iowa officials a simple question: Why are they giving gun permits to people who can't pass a vision test, including some who are completely blind?
TAKE ACTION: Tell Gov. Brown to Support Improving Access to Comprehensive Reproductive Healthcare and Sign AB 154
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: reproductive rights, women, safety, risks, protection, healthcare, ethics, government )

- 884 days ago -
AB 154 provides California with the opportunity to lead the nation by removing barriers to abortion care. The California legislature has passed the bill--the last step is for Governor Brown to sign it into law.
Texas House Panel Advances Proposal to Restrict Abortion
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, Texas, abortion, women, protection, prevention, safety, risks, medicine, healthcare )

- 953 days ago -
The fiercely contested bill, which was stalled last week by a filibuster of a Democratic lawmaker, now will go to the full House of Representatives for consideration.
An Extreme and Blatantly Unconstitutional Attack on Women | CREDO Action
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: WOMEN, risks, safety, government, republicans, freedoms )

- 990 days ago -
Tell Republicans and anti-choice Democrats: "Rep. Trent Franks' H.R.1797 is not real legislation it's political grandstanding & it perpetuates the Republican War on Women. This clearly unconstitutional attempt to limit abortion access will cost millions
Poverty at Home
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, ethics, government, Govtfearmongering, media, politics, lies, propaganda, healthcare, healthcare, freedoms, socialsecurity, usa, u.s., abuse, americans, children, diet, death, family, food, protection, risks, safety, society, treatment, warning )

- 1044 days ago -
As Washington careens through one headline-grabbing, self-imposed fiscal crisis after another, one in 3 Americans faces a daily crisis of poverty or low-wage jobs that is barely a topic of conversation in Congress or the media Read more: http://www.
Video:The CEO Of The NRA Attacks Himself In The Most Reasonable Super Bowl Ad Of 2013
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, health, protection, prevention, research, risks, safety, society, warning, news, ethics, americans, abuse, lies, propaganda, u.s., usa )

- 1099 days ago -
Wayne LaPierre, the CEO of the National Rifle Association, recently denounced universal background checks. Maybe he should talk to their old, more reasonable CEO, Wayne LaPierre, circa 1999, before he does something hasty.The folks at Demand a Plan ran a
Tell President Obama to Sign the Mine Ban Treaty ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: land mines, mine ban treaty, Obama, war, government, ethics, risks, death, children, family, humanrights, crime, violence )

- 1130 days ago -
The Mine Ban Treaty, the ICBL's signature success, counts 160 countries as party to its terms. The United States is not one of them, keeping company with other hold-outs such as Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Russia and China.
Secret Army Volunteer's Widow Blames VA for Spouse's Death
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, abuse, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, troops, crime, death, health, illness, risks )

- 1439 days ago -
In 1973, Army Pvt. Wray Forrest spent two months at Edgewood as a volunteer human test subject in a top secret Cold War research program studying chemical and biological weapons.
Are YOUR Children Safe at School?! --Asbestos Found in School Science Kits ||| Ban Asbestos Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: prevention, cancer, children, disease, health, risks, protection, warning, environment, greenliving, Sustainabililty, healthcare )

- 1456 days ago -
We are still importing tons of toxic chemicals, including Asbestos, and exposing ourselves to these unnecessary carcinogens. I fear that our children will still be dealing with the effects of toxic and carcinogenic chemicals 50 years from now.
Reefer Madness: The Feds Seem Intent on Destroying Medical Pot
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: medical marijuana, war on drugs, drug policy US drug policy, usa, healthcare, health, healthcare, risks, protection, Body-Mind-Spirit, usa, politics, news, obama )

- 1556 days ago -
This year, federal authorities have done almost everything in their power to undermine state regulation of medical marijuana. It is time Obama implement his original policy.
Obama's War On Weed: White House Launches Crackdown On Medical Marijuana
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: medical marijuana, war on drugs, drug policy US drug policy, usa, healthcare, health, healthcare, risks, protection, Body-Mind-Spirit, usa, politics, news, obama )

- 1584 days ago -
The DoJ has launched an assault on medical pot dispensaries, vowing to shut down establishments licensed and regulated by state and local governments, in a reversal of an earlier policy, based on an Obama campaign promise to leave the shops alone as long
'Flying Drunk' Shares Pilots' Struggle to Overcome Alcohol
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, federal prison, Flying drunk, pilots, airlines, alcohol, drugs, addictions, accidents, risks, unsafe, crime )

- 2372 days ago -
New Memoir Reveals Alcoholism Among Commercial Airline Pilots.. Deep in his heart, Joseph Balzer knew it was wrong. But the night before he and two other pilots were scheduled to transport 91 passengers from Fargo, N.D., to Minneapolis, Minn.,
Marines Ban Twitter, Facebook, Other Sites
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Marines, social media websites, security, risks )

- 2382 days ago -
The U.S. Marine Corps has banned Twitter, Facebook, MySpace and other social media sites from its networks, effective immediately. The Marine Corps fears that social media sites such as Facebook could pose a security risk.

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