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Poll Results - 4/16/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: blog news, Campaign 2014, polls )

TomCat
- 7 hours ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Bill Maher - New Rules - 4/11
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: humor, InsaniTEA, maher, video )

TomCat
- 7 hours ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment
Open Thread - 4/16/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

TomCat
- 7 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
U.S. Right Wing Extremists More Deadly Than Jihadists
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Domestic terrorism, Right Wing Extremist, Fatalities )

Marg
- 31 minutes ago - cnn.com
Despite this history of deadly violence by individuals motivated by political ideologies other than al Qaeda, it is jihadist violence that continues to dominate the news and the attention of policy makers.
PETITION - Urge Tennessee Governor Haslam to Cut Ties With the CCA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, government )

David
- 12 hours ago - aclu.org
States from Texas to Kentucky are waking up to this injustice and canceling their contracts with these prison profiteers. So we're going to turn up the heat and bring the fight to the state where the CCA makes its home: Tennessee. Sign the petition?
Republican Bill Cuts Funding For Climate, Social, Economic Research By $160 Million
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Budget, Funding, Science, Climate Science, Social, Economic Research, Republicans, Teabags, Bill, Gutting Science, Democrats, Still Cuts )

Brian
- 18 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
"It would also shift money out of the geoscience areas that cover oceanic and climate studies. Democrats have managed to amend the bill to lessen the cuts to 26 percent. But even that would leave spending levels well below their previous path."
Study: US Is Not A Democracy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Government, Capitalism, Two Party Sham, Corporate Agenda, Wealthy Elites, Class War )

Brian
- 18 hours ago - popularresistance.org
"To put it short: The United States is no democracy, but actually an oligarchy."
Why Ordinary Citizens Have No Say
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Government, Two Party Sham, Corporate Agenda, Toxic Capitalism, Oligarchy, Climate Change, Climate Inaction, SCOTUS, Citizens United, McCutcheon v.FEC )

Brian
- 17 hours ago - truth-out.org
"If our politics and democratic process weren't owned by corporate interests and the wealthy elite, if we had an real democracy instead of an oligarchy, we could be leading the world when it comes to phasing out fossil fuels,and creating a green economy."
Why Are They Waging a War on Science?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Republicans, House Committee on Science, Space and Technology, Climate Deniers, War On Science, Corporate Agenda )

Brian
- 17 hours ago - socialistworker.org
"Of 22 Republicans on the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology, 17 are climate change deniers."
Feds Can Hide Rationale for Killing U.S. Citizen, Judge Rules
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Drone War, Drone Strikes, President, Obama, Obama Administration, American citizens, Yemen, US Dist Judge, Claudia Wilken, Government Secrecy, Lack of Transparency )

Brian
- 16 hours ago - sfgate.com
"The administration claims and insists it is being transparent about this program," Burke said, but "all that is happening now is the proverbial "Trust us." "
 
 
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