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The Man Who Was Jailed for 22 Years - on the Fantasy Evidence of a Single Hair
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, justice, FBI, Kirk Odom, Donald Gates, pseudoscientific analysis, FBI )

- 8 days ago -
Kirk Odom spent 31 years in prison and on parole after pseudoscientific analysis that has finally been discredited. Now the FBI admits it was wrong - in Odom's case, and many thousands like it.
'Al-Ahram' Editor: Washington Post Waging A Vicious Campaign Against Al-Sisi Regime In Service Of Muslim Brotherhood
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Muslim Brotherhood's Deep Influence in W, Washington Post, attacking Al Sisi government, Media Jihad )

- 7 days ago -
The Muslim Brotherhood*s (terrorist group in sheep*s clothing) deep inroads and influence in the power structure of multiple important institutions, including the Washington Post, continues attempts to smear the Al-Sisi government so the MB can down it.
The Fast Track Fight Is Effectively Over It Is Happening
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Fast Track, TPP, President Obama, TAA )

- 7 days ago -
The Senate narrowly invoked cloture on fast track trade legislation sending bill to President Obama for his signature. Without question fast track makes the TPP much more likely to pass. No amendments can gum up the process or chase off support.
The Austerity Nightmare In Michigan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Michigan, bad politics, austerity, Gov. Rick Snyder )

- 8 days ago -
Something is rotten in the state of Michigan. Take a five stop tour to learn what is happening and could be coming to your State next. Wake up call. This should be concerning to every human being across the USA. This is what Austerity looks like.
Congress Becomes Lobbyist Training School
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Representative, Senator, Lobbyist, make illegal )

- 8 days ago -
Members of Congress are chosen by the American people to faithfully represent them. Our constituents don't send us to Washington to audition for a job with a special interest group. Unfortunately, growing numbers of these public servants are leveraging
Super PACs: Gobbling Up Democracy? | Brennan Center for Justice
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Super PACs )

- 8 days ago -
"A sense of dread" is how the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette prefaced the 2016 presidential campaign. Not only for flawed candidates, but because of their reliance on super political-action committees.
A Way to Make US Campaigns Powered By People, Not Money | News & Observer News & Observer
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: more on Super PACs )

- 8 days ago -
Though the 2016 election is more than 17 months away, it already seems like weâEUR(TM)re seeing headlines every day about the eye-popping sums of money a tiny handful of mega-donors are dumping into campaign war chests.
Making the Economy Work for the Many and Not the Few #12: Most Important of All, Get Big Money Out of Politics | Robert Reich
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: BIG money out of politics )

- 8 days ago -
At the rate we're going, the 2016 election is likely to be the most expensive in history -- and the moneyed interests will be responsible for most of it. Our democracy is broken, and we must fix it.
Executive Order 13603 âEUR" Obama Authorizes SLAVE LABOR on a Large Scale on American Soil.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: slave labor, cover-up, americans, freedoms )

- 8 days ago -
According to Executive Order 13603, the President, or the head of any federal agency that he shall designate, can conscript "persons of outstanding experience and ability without compensation," in both "peacetime and times of national emergency.
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