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US Politics & Gov't

Former Rep. Pat Schroeder: The Peace Movement Made "Huge Difference" in Ending Vietnam War
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, usa, war, politics, congress )

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In 1972,Pat Schroeder of Colorado was elected to Congress,becoming the second-youngest woman ever elected to the House of Representatives. She ran on an antiwar platform.Once elected, she pushed to cut off funding for the war Vietnam:The Power of Protest
Remembering Animals and Humans in War   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, Memorial Day, animals, troops )

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This Memoral Day please remember EVERYONE who has died in war...humans and animals. This is a video to remember, I was shocked to see elephants and others here.
Matt Taibbi: Media "Shamelessly Trumpeted and Cheerleaded" for Iraq War --Democracy Now!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, propaganda, lies, politics, military, ethics, crime, dishonesty, democrats, media, republicans, bush, iraq )

- 6 hours ago -
In this web-only conversation with journalist Matt Taibbi of Rolling Stone, we turn to Iraq. He recently wrote a piece for Rolling Stone titled "Forget What We Know Now: We Knew Then Iraq War Was a Joke." Taibbi wrote the piece after Jeb Bush's infamous i
Cut Taxes for Poor and Middle Class and Jobs WILL Be Created
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, cover-up, congress, dishonesty, economy )

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UChicago Booth School of Business study
Eric Holder-Heavy Hand of Police INJUSTICE
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, government, usa, propaganda, media, u.s. )

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DOJ favored police brutality
Congress Stingy Towards Its Low Level Workers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congressjobs, workers, employees, poverty, wages, government, ethics, cover-up, dishonesty, usa, propaganda, lies )

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The average Congressperson has about as much compassion for the low paid worker as most people have for mosquitoes
Soldiers Don't Just Serve,They Exploit All Over the World
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, abuse, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, usa, war, lies, media, military, u.s., troops )

- 6 hours ago -
How many half-American babies were abandoned in Europe in WWII? Vietnam?Iraq?Afghanistan?How much money do politicians and military brass make off prostitution offered to their troops?
No More Gambling With Vets' Health Care
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: veterans, health care, petitions )

- 6 hours ago -
Stop President Obama from slashing funding for an important veteran health care policy
America Admittedly Behind ISIS Surge
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 8 hours ago -
Working with some questionable actors, is O'Hanlon and US policymakers way of saying they intend to provide open material support to terrorists, including Al Qaeda, as they've been covertly doing all along
Local Cops Are Listening to Your Cell-Phone: Feds Telling Them to Keep It Hush-Hush
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, government )

- 8 hours ago -
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration has been quietly advising local police not to disclose details about surveillance technology they are using to sweep up basic cellphone data from entire neighborhoods, The Associated Press has learned.
The House Just Passed a Bill About Space Mining. The Future Is Here. - The Washington Post
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, military, propaganda, lies, dishonesty )

- 8 hours ago -
So it only makes sense that American lawmakers would seek to guarantee property rights for U.S. space corporations. Under the SPACE Act, which just passed the House, businesses that do asteroid mining will be able to keep whatever they dig up:
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: execution, nigeria, moses )

- 8 hours ago -
Call on the Governor of Delta State to: Commute Moses AkatugbaâEUR(TM)s death sentence. Institute an independent investigation into his allegations of torture.
Joe Arpaio Asks Public to Pay Legal Fees, Laments: I Have to Pay for My Own Lawyers!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, abuse, Arizona, Sheriff Joe Arpaio, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, government, news, politics )

- 8 hours ago -
"In some instances I have to personally pay for attorneys to represent me in these cases," Arpaio said in an email to fans late last week. "I do not have the personal wealth or the wherewithal to keep up with the costly demands of paying for ...
Corporate Media Doublethink and the Bush-PNAC-9/11-Iraq Connection
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
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Doublethink, George Orwell famously remarked, means the power of holding two contradictory beliefs in oneâEUR(TM)s mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them.
Military Reveals Martial Law and Dissident Extraction Plans for US Citizens
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
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Over the past two months, many of us in the Independent Media have said it again and again, Jade Helm is about subjugating the American people who will one day rise up to what is coming.
Veterans Hospital Dubbed 'Biggest Construction Failure' Gets $100 Million Bailout
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Veterans' Hospital, Denver Replacement Medical Center, Dept. of Veterans Affairs, "biggest VA construction failure", bailout, waste of tax money )

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A project dubbed the "biggest construction failure" in the history of the Department of Veterans Affairs -- already $1 billion over budget and more than a year behind schedule -- is getting another $100 million taxpayer bailout.
It's Not Rude: These Portraits Of Wounded Vets Are Meant To Be Stared At - NPR
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, usa, propaganda, lies, iraq, ethics, dishonesty, corruption, abuse, politics, crime )

- 9 hours ago -
Its impolite to stare. But when it comes to severely injured soldiers, maybe we don't look enough; or maybe we'd rather not see wounded veterans at all. That's the message you get from photographer David Jay's Unknown Soldier series.
Tell Nebraska's Governor: Support Repeal of Death Penalty - TAKE ACTION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Nebraska, NE Senate, abolish death penalty, Governor Ricketts - R, veto, petition )

- 9 hours ago -
32 senators gave a historic vote to replace the death penalty with a life sentence. Governor Ricketts has promised to veto the repeal.
SDS Leader Tom Hayden on Vietnam: We Must Challenge the Pentagon on the Battlefield of Memory - Democracy Now!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, military, propaganda, politics, lies, iraq, vietnam, dishonesty, congress, crime, war, usa )

- 10 hours ago -
As the nation celebrates Memorial Day, we look back at the Vietnam War. Fifty years ago, on March 7,1965, 3,500 U.S. marines landed in South Vietnam, marking the start of the U.S. ground war in Vietnam. That same day, in Alabama, state troopers beat back
'Ugly' Potential Fallout From Supreme Court Health Care Case
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, elections, ethics, ObamaCare, Health insurance )

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A Supreme Court ruling due in a few weeks could wipe out health insurance for millions of people covered by the Presidents health care law. But it's Republicans âEUR" not White House officials âEUR" who have been talking about damage control.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: agenda 21, corruption, green )

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Cruz: Cant Win War Against Our Enemies If Obama Unwilling to Say the Words Radical Islamic Terrorism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, cruz, Islam, Muslims, terrorism, obama, crime, ethics, government, lies )

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ISIS is the face of evil, Cruz said at the Family Research CouncilâEUR(TM)s Watchmen on the Wall pastors retreat in Washington, D.C. They are crucifying Christians - not figuratively, literally. They are beheading children, and I ll tell you, you cannot win
Texas City Will Still Enforce Fracking Regulations
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Denton, Texas )

- 15 hours ago -
Can they win this fight?
ISIS Suggests It Can Smuggle a Nuke Into US Through Mexico
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, obama, terrorism, usa, Islam, Muslims, Islamic State, nuclear weapons )

- 15 hours ago -
The Islamic State is using the latest issue of its propaganda magazine Dabiq to pose the far-fetched hypothetical of purchasing its first nuclear weapon from Pakistan within a year and getting it into the United States through the porous Southern bor
Secret Pentagon Report Reveals US Created ISIS As A Tool To Overthrow Syrias President Assad
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Islamic State, Obama, abuse, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, dishonesty, ethics, lies, military, terrorism, troops, usa, war, Islam, Muslims, Syria, Assad )

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If the West bombs Islamic State militants in Syria without consulting Damascus, LiveLeak reports that the anti-ISIS alliance may use the occasion to launch airstrikes against President Bashar AssadâEUR(TM)s forces, according to Russian Foreign Minister Ser

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