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NO WAY to Treat a Child - Watch Video, Take Action Please! (Link in Comment)   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: palestinian human rights violations, children, miitary detention, Israel, crime, international right, Congress )

Angelika
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Every year hundreds of Palestinian children- some as young as 7 yrs old- are detained and arrested in Israels military detention system where ill treatment and abuse is widespread. Take Action against Israel's Mistreatment of Palestinian Children
Bill Nye: Presidential Hopefuls Who Deny Science Aren't "on Your Side"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Presidential Candidates, Election 2016, Science LIteracy, Science Denial, Bill Nye, Science Guy )

Brian
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
In a world facing ever more complex issues, we need a President who understands science.
Faux Class Warfare
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Campaign 2016, class warfare, Faux Noise, GOP lies, video )

TomCat
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Open Thread - 5/20/2015
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).
US PETITION. Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities (CRPD) - The Hunger Site
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: disabilities, children, convention on rights, unicef, Senate approval )

Kathryn
- 2 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
It is time for the United States to ratify the CRPD! The U.S. Senate will consider the CRPD for ratification this year. We need you to let your Senators know that you support this important human rights treaty!
The Economic Benefits and Electoral Implications of DAPA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: DAPA, Americans, Obama, immigration, government, ethics, freedoms, news, politics )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - americanprogress.org
Six months ago, President Barack Obama announced several actions to improve America's immigration system, including a program dubbed Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents, or DAPA.
Woman Seized in Anti-Isis Raid Poses Policy Problems for US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama Administration, ISIS/ISIL, Syrian raid, Umm Sayyat, government, ethics, freedoms, terrorism, news, military )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - theguardian.com
Human rights advocates, recalling the legacy of legal and physical abuse in US wartime detention facilities, are starting to press the Obama administration to charge Umm Sayyaf with a crime in federal court or release her.
Open Thread - 5/19/2015
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 2 days ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
America Snores When Christian Terrorist Threatens to Massacre Muslims
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: terrorism, Americans, Robert Doggart, New York, religion, Muslims, murder, death threat, ethics, crime, dishonesty, corruption, freedoms, government, news, abuse )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - thedailybeast.com
An ordained minister pleaded guilty to threatening to burn down a New York town full of Muslims. Where's the FBI press conference and Fox News panic?
Waco Biker Gang Shooting Fails to Deter Push to Expand 'Open Carry' Gun Laws
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Texas, gun laws, open carry laws, ethics, Americans, crime, government, dishonesty, politics, news, lies, corruption, freedoms, abuse )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - theguardian.com
Texans can already carry so-called "long guns", such as rifles, in public. Another bill, SB11, would allow "concealed carry" of weapons on college campuses. Hours after the shootout, gun lobbyists called the legislation "great bills by great bill authors"
"If There's a Deal With Iran, Congress Should Seal It, Not Steal It! I Urge Congress to Vote for Peace This Summer." ~ PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, government, ethics, Iran, peace deal, sanctions, politics, war, news, freedoms )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - niacouncil.org
If Congress votes to kill the deal, there will be no brighter future for U.S.-Iran relations. There will be no opportunities to build bridges between Americans and Iranians. We will lose the greatest chance to lift sanctions and stop war.
Why Are GOP Presidential Hopefuls Still Buying Dick Cheney's Biggest Lie?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Bush Administration, Iraq, dishonesty, lies, Dick Cheney, ethics, corruption, government, news, media, republicans, elections, candidates, cover-up, crime, war )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - rawstory.com
Reporters are perpetuating one of the greatest falsehoods in history. The real question should be: "Given what we knew then..." Bush hawks knew there was no good intelligence establishing that Saddam Hussein possessed weapons of mass destruction (WMDs).
TAKE ACTION: Stop the Sneak Attack on Medicare.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: medicare, health care, socialsecurity )

Dogan
- 3 days ago - salsa.wiredforchange.com
The fact that health care costs have increased faster than Social SecurityâEUR(TM)s cost of living adjustments just proves that Social Security needs to be expandedâEUR"not cut. And cuts to people with Medicare are effectively cuts to Social Security.
Personal Update - 5/18/2015
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, personal )

TomCat
- 3 days ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, and why I'm not here.

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