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TAKE ACTION NOW! Support the Paycheck Fairness Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, wage equality, women's rights, labor, economy, dishonesty, politics, news, usa, government, ethics )

Cal
- 8 hours ago - action.momsrising.org
It's past time to pass the Paycheck Fairness Act. It's been over 50 years since the Equal Pay Act was enacted, but women still earn, on average, 23 percent less than men earn.
Stop Water Privatization Fast Track in NJ ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: water privitization, NJ, government, corruption, ethics, business, money, politics )

Nancy
- 11 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
Last week the Assembly State and Local Government Committee passed a bill that would fast track water privatizations in New Jersey, a move that would eliminate requirements to hold a public vote on short-sighted plans to sell off your public water systems
57 Affiliated Tribes of Northwest American Indians Urge Senate to Nix Sacred Land Giveaway - ICTMN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, American Indians, Tonto National Forest, Defense Bill, US Senate, Mining Industry, Copper, Environment, Ethical concerns )

Victoria
- 14 hours ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
More than 70 tribal nations have urged the US Senate not to transfer sacred land from the Tonto National Forest, via a defense bill, to unprotected private land only for a UK corporation to build an environmentally devastating copper mine.
Mr President, Thanks for Limiting Drilling in Bristol Bay, Alaska
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alaska, Bristol Bay, oil and gas regulators, drilling moratorium, Good News, Obama )

Anne
- 1 day ago - whitehouse.gov
Bristol Bay is off limits for off shore oil and gas leasing indefinitely by executive order. This is a good step (now to stop the mine proposed for headwater streams!
Open Thread - 12/17/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread )

TomCat
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown). I'm still mostly down, and this is today's only article.
Chomsky: America Is 'Not a Pretty Sight'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war on terror, slavery, Fallujah, atrocities, genocide, terrorsm, ISIS, foreign policy, war )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Atrocities that US media hail as great victories; a US "war on terror" that's the best imaginable recruiting tool for terrorists. The "official" story of today's foreign policy is as upside-down as the mythology around the founding values of the United...
Russell Brand on CIA Torture Report: If Rape Is Being Used As a Way To Get Info, We're Already In Hell
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: torture, CIA, interrogation )

Freya
- 2 days ago - alternet.org
The comedian called the report proof that humanity can't decline any further.
Bryan Fischer: Torture Is A Christian Value
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: torture, Christianity, religion, far right, videos )

Freya
- 2 days ago - addictinginfo.org
Conservatives have been falling all over themselves claiming that torture is perfectly constitutional and has value as an interrogation method. And now Bryan Fischer has declared torture a "Christian principle."
5 Worst Republican Lies About Income Inequality
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, usa, republicans, lies, government, dishonesty, americans )

Cal
- 2 days ago - alternet.org
Do you believe the GOP's assertion that taxing the rich wouldn't raise that much money?
Enough Is Enough Elizabeth Warren Launches Fiery Attack After Congress Weakens Wall Street Regs
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Elizabeth Warren, Wall Street Regulations, Citigroup, Dodd Frank Act, Congress, Federal Budget, Fiery Speech, Enough is Enough )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - washingtonpost.com
There's a lot of talk coming from Citigroup about how the Dodd-Frank Act isn't perfect. So let me say this to anyone who is listening at Citi: I agree with you. Dodd-Frank isn't perfect. It should have broken you into pieces.
Three Members of Congress Just Reignited the Cold War While No One Was Looking
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, ignorance, usa, government, HR5859, war profiteers, Ukraine, Russia, unanimous consent )

Nancy
- 2 days ago - truthdig.com
I would often camp out in the House chamber, near the clerk's desk, prepared to say "I object" when something of consequence appeared out of the blue. Dec. 11, 2014, is one of the few times I regret not being in Congress to have the ability to oversee...
Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO): Profit, Power and Geopolitics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Biotechnology and GMO, Seeds of Destruction, Monsanto, corporate power, foreign policy, geopolitical interests, food sovereignty, food security )

Martin
- 3 days ago - globalresearch.ca
GMO is not just about science. As an issue, GMO and the chemical-industrial model it is linked to is ultimately a geopolitical one driven by power and profit. Indeed, agriculture has for a long time been central to US foreign policy.
 

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