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Wisc!: Walker Republicans Have a Fascination With Secrecy : Media Kept Out of Politicos' Meeting
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Wisconsin, Governor Walker, Secrets, Media black-out, terrorism, republicans, ethics, crime, cover-up, congress, lies, media, propaganda, usa, war, SupremeCourt, healthcare, dishonesty, law, gayrights, ethics, internet, police, politics, sadness, safety, soci )

- 668 days ago -
Blinky Kleefisch, prancing around at a round table discussion about Wisconsin's tax code and possible changes by controversial GOP Gov. Scott Walker, closed the meeting to the press. " The world is watching the Republicans look really stupid.!!"
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 )

- 677 days ago -
Actual research shows SNAP program promotes self-sufficiency, not a culture of dependence.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: slave labor, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, ethics, crime, government, interesting, humans, news, politics, society, violence, society, child, law )

- 680 days ago -
Children as young as 5 years-old are kept from school, forced to work 7 days a week for up to 18 hours a day and end up with crippling injuries, respiratory disorders and chronic pain.
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 )

- 684 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."
IN MEMORIAM: JFK Assassination: 50 Years, 50 People
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, society, JFK assasination, u.s., news )

- 690 days ago -
THE BULLETS that struck and killed President John F. Kennedy in Dallas' Dealey Plaza on Nov. 22, 1963, at 12:30 p.m. CST, echoed around the world - but the reverberations were especially loud in Philadelphia.
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 )

- 694 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.
Demand An End to Child Labor PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: society, safety, child, children, sadness, rights, politics, news, law, humans, interesting, health, government, freedoms, ethics, death, dishonesty, americans, congress, economy, propaganda )

- 695 days ago -
oin The Nation in calling for an end to child labor in agriculture. Contact your representatives and demand they fight to bring the CARE Act up for a vote.
Tell Congress: Co-Sponsor the Strong Start for America's Children Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: children, education, ethics, family, government, politics, society, government, politics, congress )

- 698 days ago -
Please urge your Members of Congress to co-sponsor the Strong Start for America's Children Act -- and to support a final budget that ends the sequester and includes significant new investments in early learning.
Bernie Sanders: A Progressive Budget Blueprint PETITION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: social security, business, corruption, dishonesty, economy, debt, finance, government, investments, money, news, politics, society, society, safety, rights, law, humans, abuse, americans )

- 698 days ago -
In 1952, 32 percent of all of the revenue generated in this country came from large corporations. Today, less than 10 percent comes from corporate America. In the last twenty years, corporate profits have quadrupled while the corporate tax percent has
TAKE ACTION: Free Marissa Alexander! Drop All Charges Now!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: violence, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, politics, society )

- 707 days ago -
There is no crime in defending yourself from abuse. Marissa Alexander acted in self-defense and injured no one. She is a survivor of domestic abuse, and is only imprisoned because of this racist and unjust legal system.
Alan Alda and Joe Mantegna to Host Telethon for Veterans Read More: Http://Www.Looktothestars.Org/ News/10851-Alan-Alda-and-Joe-
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: celebrity, americans, veterans, ethics, culture, sadness, society, safety, women, violence, news, interesting, government, dishonesty, treatment, protection, war, troops )

- 707 days ago -
On Sunday, November 10th, 2013, Alan Alda and Joe Mantegna will host HOMEWARD BOUND, a live four-hour national telethon to support American veterans suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress: Save Homeless Kids From Sex Trafficking
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: society, safety, violence, children, ethics, health, human rights )

- 715 days ago -
We must urge Congress to provide funding for homeless shelters. Giving homeless kids a safe place to go will take them out of harm's way and significantly reduce the number of young people trafficked every year in the U.S.
China State Media Blasts US Shutdown, Calls for a 'De-Americanized' World
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, politics, news, interesting, finance, debt, dishonesty, society, safety, sadness, freedoms, economy, congress )

- 728 days ago -
With days to go before the United States debt default deadline, Beijing aired its frustrations with the shutdown Sunday, saying it was time to consider a "de-Americanized" world order.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Senseless Plan to Solve Distracted Driving in New York - ForceChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: health, Body-Mind-Spirit, texting and driving, protection, society, safety, usa, rights, technology, ethics, movies, media, society, stupid idea, STUPID IDEA, sadness, rights, death )

- 734 days ago -
This really is a half-baked and dangerous idea. By signing this petition, you'll tell Governor Cuomo that his 'texting zones' only further encourage unsafe driving habits and, in the long run, will have little to no impact on drivers who text while operat
Bill Maher Has Sold Me on California - Video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, culture, Humor, Satire, society )

- 743 days ago -
Bill Maher's Friday night rant on what makes California so darn good. Funny, of course.

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