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US Politics & Gov't

The New York Times Calls for the Legalization of Marijuana
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: culture, crime, americans, news, law, marijuana laws, reformmedia, ethics, americans )

Cal
- 1 day ago - globalpost.com
The New York Times called for the legalization of marijuana on Saturday, comparing the federal ban on cannabis to Prohibition.
Open Thread - 7/27/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, fantasy football, video )

TomCat
- 2 days ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
Right Wing's Worst Nightmare: The Master Stroke That Turns Red States Blue
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Elizabeth Warren, Americans, 2016, republicans, democrats, government, politics, elections, candidates, economy )

Carrie
- 23 hours ago - salon.com
Elizabeth Warren's rock star reception at Netroots Nation came as a surprise to absolutely no one, but not so her popularity as a draw for red state Democrats running for Senate, like West Virginia's Natalie Tennant or Kentucky's Alison Lundergan Grimes.
Obama Guidebook Labels Americans as Terrorist Without Any Oversight or Substantiation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, surveillance, spying, travel, constitution, cover-up, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, freedoms, propaganda, politics, obama, supremecourt, terrorism, troops, military, usa )

Angelus
- 4 days ago - readersupportednews.org
Here is a very dangerous element.. the unchecked expansion of 'enemy' definitions. The founding fathers would all have been considered terrorists by today's standards as would Ghandi,Buddha,Jeus
7 Ways America's Foreign Policy Would Be Even More Disastrous If There Were a Republican in the White House
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, republicans, usa, politics, foreign policy )

Cal
- 5 days ago - alternet.org
Conservatives are ready to scapegoat the president over foreign crises, but their solutions would be far more scary.
Open Thread - 7/23/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

TomCat
- 6 days ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
Two Hours After A Court Strikes Down Obamacare Subsidies, Another Appeals Court Upholds Them
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, obama, healthcare, obamacare, law, legal interpretations, usa, ethics, government )

Cal
- 6 days ago - thinkprogress.org
both cases hinge upon a glorified typo in the Affordable Care Act. Obamacare gives states the option to run a health insurance exchange selling coverage to their residents, or they may elect to have the federal government run this exchange
Ted Cruz Bares Fangs at 'Misogynist' True Blood Episode Mocking Him (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, media, HBO, True Blood, politics, republicans, news, congress, government )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - rawstory.com
Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Tuesday attacked the HBO vampire series True Blood -- calling it "misogynist and profanity-ridden" -- after the show featured him on Sunday's episode.
 
 
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