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Obama Will Not Let Some Mass Graves Stop the TPP
World  (tags: TPP, Obama Administration, Malaysia, human rights, trafficking, free pass, fast track )

- 84 days ago -
It appears Malaysia will be given a free pass on human trafficking in order to protect the controversial trade deal. Obama administration appears to have chosen another path that has shocked the human rights community. It will simply reclassify Malaysia.
Stand Up for Social Security at the White House Conference on Aging! - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Social Security, Conference on Aging, White House, petition )

- 84 days ago -
White House must reject the framing and language of entitlements. The subtext of describing Social Security and related protections as entitlementsâEUR(TM)is that they are neither deserved nor appreciated. White House must acknowledge the retirement crisis.
A Judge Just Ruled Against the Most Racist Name in Football
Offbeat  (tags: Indian Country, not patent protected, racial slur, Dan Snyder, racist mascotry, Native American, American Indian, dictionary )

- 84 days ago -
Judge Lee ruled that the name is a dictionary defined slur arguing that it is not a slur as team owner Dan Snyder continues to do is absurd. A proud day for AIM members who stated that racist mascotry was inextricably intertwined with all Indian issues
Stop Lobbyist Corruption - Petition   video
Environment  (tags: California, drought, Dennis Cardoza, Agribusiness, American Anti-Corruption Act )

- 84 days ago -
As the historic drought continues one sector has a leg up in the scuffle for whats left of CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s water: Agribusiness. Under the American Anti-Corruption Act the actions of Dennis Cardoza and others like him would be illegal.
CrowdFunding a Bailout Fund for Greece. By the People, for the People.
World  (tags: GREECE, bailout, crowdfunding, Europe, finance ministers, IMF, Troika, austerity policy, EU, injustice )

- 95 days ago -
Let's just get Greece sorted All this dithering over Greece is getting boring. European ministers flexing their muscles and posturing over whether they can help the Greek people or not. Why don't we the people just sort it instead?
Five Reasons To Be Kind
Offbeat  (tags: arts, children, culture, ethics, goodnews, humans, protection, unusual )

- 96 days ago -
In a dominant paradigm weighted towards self-interest and self-orientation, we must make a special effort to question our mode of being. Can we afford to be narrowly self-focused? Please note, comment and forward.
The Terrifying Truth About Air Pollution and Dementia
Environment  (tags: pollution, healthconditions, air pollution, dementia, environment, destruction, ecosystems, CO2emissions )

- 96 days ago -
What is the relationship between the quality of the air we breathe and dementia?
US Supreme Court Backs Coal Profits Over Public Health
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Old King Coal )

- 96 days ago -
Placing the interests of Big Coal over public health, the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to back the Environmental Protection Agency's new power plant emissions standards.
King Obama, His Royal Court, and the TPP - Ralph Nader
Business  (tags: Economy, U.S., Barack Obama, Trade, TPP, Corporate Power, Ralph Nader )

- 99 days ago -
I challenge President Obama to state publically that he has read the entire TPP. Even a benign monarch would do this for his/her trusting subjects.
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