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US Politics & Gov't

Autopsy Finds Unarmed Teen Killed By Police Was Shot Six Times
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, usa, society, violence )

Naoko
- 1 day ago - japantimes.co.jp
A preliminary private autopsy report found that Michael Brown, the black teen killed by a police officer in the suburban St. Louis city of Ferguson, was shot at least six times, The New York Times reported Sunday night.
Tell President Obama: Palestinian Lives Matter, Too‏ ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Israel, Hamas, Palestinian lives, military aid, violence, death, Obama, ethics, government )

Carrie
- 26 days ago - act.grassrootsonline.org
Please join me in calling for an end to violence perpetrated by Israeli military forces and Hamas, and a cessation of US military aid to Israel that is being used to kill civilians. The violence must stop!
TELL CONGRESS: Don't Send Children Back Into a War-Zone ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, The Humane Act, children, violence, ethics, politics, government )

Carrie
- 26 days ago - act.couragecampaign.org
The HUMANE Act seeks to overturn life-saving refugee protections -- passed during the Bush administration -- that require the U.S. to assist child refugees seeking sanctuary from countries torn with violence.
There Are States Where Technically You Can't Hold Public Office If You Are An Atheist!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, corruption, abuse, dishonesty, government, politics, culture, religion, rights, law, violence, war )

Wild
- 37 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Eight state constitutions include restrictions on people who don't believe in a supreme being. In Arkansas, denying the existence of God means you can't hold civil office or testify in court, while in Tennessee there are also guidelines about belief in th
His Son Is Gone. Here's His Request ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: everytown, org, gun control, father's day, americans, violence )

Nancy
- 66 days ago - act.everytown.org
"Today, I'm going to ask every person I can find to send a postcard to every politician they can think of with three words on it: Not One More. People are looking for something to do. I'm asking people to stand up for something. Enough is enough."
Tell the White House: End the War in Afghanistan ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Afghanistan, war, government, americans, world, violence )

Nancy
- 188 days ago - pac.petitions.moveon.org
Our government is negotiating a pact with Afghanistan that could keep U.S. soldiers on the ground there through 2024. It's beyond time to bring our troops home and finally end the war in Afghanistan.
TAKE ACTION: Repeal Stand Your Ground Laws Across America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: violence, abuse, americans, crime, ethics, freedoms, constitution, government, propaganda, politics )

Beverly
- 198 days ago - credomobilize.com
Time and time again, "Stand Your Ground" laws have led to unnecessary gun violence under the guise of self defense. Repeal this needless and dangerous law immediately.
Roswell Shooting Puts Gun Laws in Spotlight (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, gun control, New Mexico, politics, children, safety, violence )

Carrie
- 216 days ago - krqe.com
There's already chatter on both sides of the aisle that the topic of guns and school safety in New Mexico, an issue that might have been otherwise ignored, could be a hot issue at the Roundhouse.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Bring An End to Sexual Assault in the Military
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, politics, SEXUAL ASAULTS, ACCOUNTABILITY, VIOLENCE, usa, news, ethics )

Cal
- 239 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The Pentagon recently estimated 26,000 male and female services members were sexually assaulted between 2011 and 2012, documenting a 37 percent increase from the previous year
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 )

Roxy
- 249 days ago - political-capital.blogspot.com
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.!!"
Tell Amazon, McDonald's and Other Former ALEC Funders: Don't Go Back to ALEC.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, cover-up, democrats, dishonesty, ethics, government, politics, propaganda, lies, abuse, violence, voting rights )

Beverly
- 252 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
ALEC actively pushed voter ID legislation that has the potential to disenfranchise up to 5 million voters. And it is responsible for the proliferation of discriminatory 'Shoot First' laws like the one used to free the murderer of Trayvon Martin.
END THE ENSLAVEMENT OF MILLIONS OF INDIAN CHILDREN PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: slave labor, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, ethics, crime, government, interesting, humans, news, politics, society, violence, society, child, law )

Robert
- 261 days ago - e-activist.com
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.
TAKE ACTION: Senator Harry Reid: Before Another Decade of War in Afghanistan, Let Congress Vote
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: violence, war, world, troops, ethics, government, politics, military )

Beverly
- 266 days ago - activism.thenation.com
President Obama is working with the government of Afghanistan to formulate a new security deal that would leave US troops in the country for at least a decade more--without the approval of Congress.
TAKE ACTION: Oppose Militarized American Police Forces
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: terrorism, politics, safety, violence, ethics, freedoms, crime, constitution )

Beverly
- 273 days ago - forcechange.com
Take military powers away from domestic police forces, to stop the oppression of free and innocent citizens.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress: Close Guantanamo Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, abuse, ethics, freedoms, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', violence )

Beverly
- 274 days ago - secure.hrw.org
Tell your representatives in Congress to pass a bill coming up for a vote that would help to stop this injustice once and for all.
 

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