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US Politics & Gov't

Open Thread - 2/7/2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

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Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown). If you would like me to send you cards with links to my articles, add me as a friend.
Bernie's Very Big Iowa Victory: Feel the Berm
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders 2016, democratic presidential race, GoodNews, usa )

- 1 day ago -
There's no other possible interpretation: Sen. Bernie Sanders pulled off an unprecedented upset in Iowa last night. He tied with his opponent former Sec. of State Hillary Clinton, and the two split the 44 delegates almost evenly between them (23-21).
Hillary Clinton's Support for GMOs Confirmed By Gates Foundation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, candidates, corruption, dishonesty, elections, ethics, lies, politics, propaganda )

- 1 day ago -
Hillary Clinton, who is currently in a race with anti-GMO Senator Bernie Sanders to be come the Democratic Party's Presidential candidate, is coming under increasing pressure following a series of revelations regarding her ties to Monsanto and the Bio...
Pentagon Releases Hundreds of Photos Showing Alleged Abuse of Prisoners in Iraq and Afghanistan | Americas | News | The Independ
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Pentagon releases hundreds of photos sho )

- 17 hours ago -
The Pentagon has released nearly 200 photographs of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan, taken mostly between 2004 and 2006, involving 56 cases of alleged abuse by US forces.
Homeless Young People of New York, Overlooked and Underserved
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, economy, dishonesty, abuse, media, propaganda, politics )

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On Monday, New York City is scheduled to hold its annual count of homeless people, as part of a nationwide tally coordinated by the federal government. The undertaking involves more than 3,000 volunteers who will fan out across the five boroughs to record
Phoenix Votes to Avoid Satanic Prayer
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: constitution, religion, rights, usa )

- 1 day ago -
Satanists have rights too.
On His 73rd Day of Hunger Strike, New York Protest Calls for Freedom for Mohammed Al-Qeeq
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Accountability, Muhammad al-Qiq, end the occupation of Palestine-siege of, Palestinian journalists, hunger strike, MADA, news, Addameer, Palestinian prisoners, administrative detention, attacks on journalists, media, G4S, news, BDS, UnitedNations )

- 1 day ago -
New Yorkers protested outside the offices of G4S on Friday, 5 February, calling for the immediate release of Palestinian hunger-striking journalist Mohameed al-Qeeq
A New Low, Cop Suing the Family of a Teen HE Killed, Saying It Caused HIM Emotional Trauma
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 4 hours ago -
A Chicago police officer who fatally shot a 19-year-old college student and accidentally killed his neighbor filed a lawsuit against the teenagers estate Friday, arguing the students actions prompted the shooting and caused the officer extreme emotiona
Corporate Media Endorses Clinton to Defend Their Own Interests
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Clinton )

- 5 hours ago -
Norman Solomon, co-founder of, says the New York Times' anti-Sanders Bias is rooted in its desire to maintain the status quo
The Empire Files: A Hidden War - The Empire's Border Part II
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: The Border War Nogales )

- 5 hours ago -
In the second instalment of this two-part episode, Abby Martin continues her investigation into the hidden war on the U.S.-Mexico
This John Kasich Is Not What He Is in Real Life   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, candidates, Kasich, civility, congress, dishonesty, democrats, republicans, propaganda, lies, media, politics, usa, news )

- 4 hours ago -
At the Barnes and Noble in Manchester, Kasich came in yelling at booksellers for no reason at all. He left a bitter taste with customers and employees at how uncivil he was to potential voters!
75 Ways Socialism Has Improved America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: socialism, public works, welfare, fire department, police, subsidies, public transit, social security )

- 4 hours ago -
Socialism. There is nothing more feared and hated in America. The word alone sends shivers down the spine of the American people.
Spectacles Designed to Keep the Police State in Power
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago -
Despite what is taught in school and the propaganda that is peddled by the media, the 2016 presidential election is not a populist election for a representative. Rather, its a gathering of shareholders to select the next CEO, a fact reinforced by the nat
Nazi Occupation Storm Troopers Have Taken Over Eastern Oregon
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago -
The phrase, papers please, was the hallmark and poster child phrase of Nazi occupation in the World War II era. In Oregon, the American version of the Gestapo, the Federal government occupation forces have set up its Gestapo practices on state owned an
How and Why the U.S. Media Carry Out Propaganda Against Russia
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: cover-up, crime, propaganda, lies )

- 1 day ago -
What if Mr. Putin as leader of Russia, is not the 'bad guy' the U.S. government would have us believe? Conspiracy theory or what?
DHS Ordered Me to Scrub Records of Muslims With Terror Ties
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, terrorism, dishonesty, corruption )

- 23 hours ago -
Amid the chaos of the 2009 holiday travel season, jihadists planned to slaughter 290 innocent travelers on a Christmas Day flight from the Netherlands to Detroit, Michigan. Twenty-three-year old Nigerian Muslim Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab
Ted Cruz for TPP?   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, TPP, jobs, unemployment, poverty, trade, deception, congress, corruption, cover-up, government, dishonesty, economy, democrats, republicans, usa, SupremeCourt, politics, lies, media )

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The disastrous sequel to NAFTA for loss of American jobs?
As Countries Line Up to Sign Toxic Deal, Warren Leads Call to Reject TPP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: The TPP )

- 4 hours ago -
Elizabeth Warren warns agreement 'would tilt the playing field even more in favor of big multinational corporations and against working families'
Carly Fiorina Praises Marriage Citing Clinton Infidelities   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, candidates, ethics, dishonesty, elections, democrats, republicans, usa, propaganda, government )

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That being said, how many families and marriages were destroyed by her destruction of the once-great Hewlett Packard?
Fiorina Attacks Hillary; Why Doesn;t Hillary Hold Fiorina Accountable for Hewlett Packard?   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, candidates, business, jobs, poverty, republicans, usa, propaganda, lies, media, government, ethics, elections, cover-up, dishonesty, economy )

- 4 hours ago -
Carly destroyed Hewlett Packard, a company which once offered great jobs and was awesome towards its employees.

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