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Stop Justifying Cluster Bomb Sales to Saudi Arabia - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: cluster bombs, weapons, war, House of Representatives, petition, Saudi Arabia, USA )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - codepink.org
House of Representatives failed to pass an amendment that would have halted the sale of U.S. made cluster bombs to Saudi Arabia, which has used the munitions as part of their devastating military campaign against Yemen.
How the Leader of the Oregon Armed Protest Benefited From a Federal Loan Program
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ammom, Bundy, Federal, Weapons, Activist, Takeover, Oregon, Government, dishonesty, ethics, usa, terrorism, news, americans, corruption, cover-up )

Mari
- 172 days ago - motherjones.com
Ammon Bundy decries federal "tyranny," but he sought aid from the government to help his company.
10 Breathtaking Examples Of Government Hypocrisy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, atrocities, insider trading, weapons, lies, crimes, greed, international relations )

Freya
- 209 days ago - listverse.com
It's no secret that our leaders aren't always perfect - but there's a difference between screwing up and flagrantly violating international treaties, breaking your own laws, and throwing morality out the window.
Who's Running Our Country?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Israel, US, AIPAC, control, unauthorized, ammunition, weapons, Gaza, war, crimes, espionage, double, citizenship, loyalty, infiltrated, president, in, the, dark )

Sam
- 682 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Israel secured supplies of ammunition from the Pentagon last month without the approval of the White House or the State Department according to the Wall Street Journal.
Obama Signs $11 Billion Arms Deal With Hamas's Greatest Ally   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, lies, military, obama, terrorism, usa, war, Qatar, Hamas, weapons, Middle East )

Gillian
- 705 days ago - youtube.com
2014 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and his counterpart from Qatar signed letters of offers and acceptance of a defense package including helicopters and air defense systems.
Tell Congress: Don't Rush Into Syrian Civil War - Please Sign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Tom Udall, Syria, war, weapons, rebels, Congress, warmongering )

Angelika
- 1113 days ago - tomudall.com
Tom is 1 of only 3 Senators on record so far against arming the Syrian rebels with U.S. heavy weapons. Sign the petition to join him. Congress is considering sending heavy weapons to rebels in Syria and some are even calling for US military intervention
U.S. Court of Appeals Upholds Key Gun Trafficking Measure
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: AK-47's, gun trafficking, weapons, assault weapons, guns, gun control, nra, usa, safety, prevention, family )

Nancy
- 1117 days ago - bradynetwork.org
The ruling rejected a gun industry lawsuit, and upheld ATF's authority to require gun dealers in southwest border states (Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Texas) to report bulk sales of semiautomatic rifles, such as AK-47s. This measure provides law
Tell Republicans: Stop Lying About Your Vote Against Background Checks ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, weapons, assault weapons, guns, gun control, nra, usa, safety, prevention, family )

Nancy
- 1121 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Calling their votes for the right-wing and pro-gun Grassley-Cruz amendment a vote in support of background checks is an outrageous attempt to rewrite history. We can't let them get away with this.
Call on Congress to Act on Gun Violence ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, weapons, assault weapons, guns, gun control, nra, usa, safety, prevention, family )

Nancy
- 1149 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
Please join with Daily Kos and Organizing for Action by signing our letter to Congress from hundreds of thousands of people demanding action on gun violence. Next week, Organizing for Action will personally deliver the letter to Congress.
Ban Assault Weapons ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: weapons, assault weapons, guns, gun control, nra, usa, safety, prevention, family )

Nancy
- 1193 days ago - signon.org
While it is true that people kill people, and that guns do not shoot themselves, it is also true that mass execution would not be possible without such high capacity weapons. How many people have to die before we ban those weapons?
Eve of Destruction - YouTube   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, war, propaganda, power, ethics, corruption, politics, terrorism, cover-up, weapons, DU, fearmongering, crime, abuse )

Jelica
- 1405 days ago - youtube.com
Peace is that brief glorious moment in history when everybody stands around reloading? -- Thomas Jefferson
President Obama: Stop U.S. Support for Syrian Weapons ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, human rights, Syria, terrorism, government, freedoms, Russia, US, weapons, arms )

Nancy
- 1471 days ago - secure3.convio.net
...But the United States has a dirty little secret -- the U.S. military has a $1 billion dollar contract with the same Russian company, Rosoboronexport. Tell President Obama that the United States needs to cease all contracts with Rosoboronexport.
Report: Military Blew $1 Trillion Dollars On Weapons Since 9/11.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Defense department, 9-11, Weapons, Waste )

Craig
- 1691 days ago - motherjones.com
The U.S. military used 9-11 to appropriate hundreds of bilions of dollars for expensive weapons systems while ordinary troops went into battle with old and obsolete equipment.
Mayor Booker's Call to ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: illegal guns, Mayors Against Illegal guns, weapons, Booker )

Nancy
- 1709 days ago - ourlivesourlaws.org
Congress is on the verge of passing a law that would deny states the right to decide who can carry hidden, loaded guns. But Newark Mayor Cory Booker is fighting back.
House Takes Aim at Concealed-Carry Laws
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: illegal guns, Obama, Mayors Against Illegal guns, weapons )

Nancy
- 1736 days ago - ourlivesourlaws.org
Until now, states have been able to set their own rules for concealed-carry permits. New York, for instance, has fairly stringent standards that ban licenses to those convicted of certain misdemeanors, require individuals to demonstrate a legitimate need
 

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