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The Secret ALEC Conference You Don't Know About   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ALEC, usa, corruption, government, Stand Your Ground, Koch Brothers, Public- and private-sector members, state legislators )

Nancy
- 4 hours ago - youtube.com
As of July 2014, ALEC still had more than 2,000 legislative members, or more a quarter of all state legislators in the county.Critics fault ALEC, a coalition of state lawmakers and companies, for promoting measures to deny the existence of climate change-
Change May Not Come Quickly in Cuba, Obama Cautions
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, cuba, castro, americans, freedoms, government, politics, usa )

Lone
- 23 hours ago - thestar.com
Barack Obama expects to visit Cuba before he dies. But neither he nor the elderly Castro brothers are likely to cross the 150-kilometre divide in the final two years of his presidency.
Personal Update - 12/21/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, personal )

TomCat
- 52 minutes ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, a homemade cartoon (shown), ans why I'm not here.
Ads Against Apartheid Hits LA With Mandela Campaign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ads Against Apartheid, Israel, Palestinian HUMAN RIGHTS, end all US aid to Israel, now!, end the occupation-siege on Gaza!, BDS, world, National ad campaign, BDS, illegal occupation, americans, media, usa, news, freedoms, government, obama, congress )

Jess
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
Included in the campaign are trucks driving through metropolitan streets and neighborhoods during crammed holiday traffic showcasing Nelson Mandela's famous quote: "Our freedom is incomplete without the freedom of the Palestinians."
Sanders Slams GOP For Maneuvering to Slash Social Security and Medicare
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Economy, U.S., Social Security, US House, Bernie Sanders )

Judy
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Friday slammed the GOP for jockeying to slash Social Security and Medicare in the next Congress, denouncing the plan as a "moral outrage."
Personal Update - 12/20/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, personal )

TomCat
- 14 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle and a homemade cartoon (shown). Staying down. Ill.
Ari Roth Is Fired By DC Jewish Center -- After Staging Nakba Play
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: American Jewish Community, Israel Lobby, US Politics, Nakba, news, usa, americans, media )

Jess
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
Ari Roth has been fired as artistic director of the Jewish theater he built over 18 years at the Jewish Community Center in Washington. WHY? Because he staged a Nakba play, written by an Israeli.
Open Thread - 12/19/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos, Care2 Upload Stinks )

TomCat
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).. Still mostly down. Today's only article.
The Blowhard's Demented Attack on Elizabeth Warren
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, FoxInsanity )

Jae
- 3 days ago - salon.com
WTF ?...."Why doesn't Warren understand that the odd mass shooting, unaffordable health insurance, and leaving wages at the whim of corporate overlords are simply the prices we pay for precious liberty?" stated O'Reilly.
Stop Water Privatization Fast Track in NJ ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: water privitization, NJ, government, corruption, ethics, business, money, politics )

Nancy
- 2 days 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
 
 
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