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US Politics & Gov't

Neofascist Trump or Corporate Hawk Clinton Are No Choice at All
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bob Scheer, Paul Jay, fascist, neofascist, Donald Trump, neoliberal, Hillary Clinton, neoliberalism, progressive )

- 1 day ago -
Truthdig editor in chief Bob Scheer tells Paul Jay that while Trump is a real fascist threat, people should consider voting for a third party rather than support Clinton.
Trump Gets His Talking Points From White Supremacist Twitter Accounts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: lunatic fringe, Donald Trump, e-mails, campaign tactics, GOP )

- 1 day ago -
Donald Trump's call on Russia to hack and release Hillary Clinton's deleted emails was one of the stranger moments in what's been one of the stranger campaigns in US history.
Enough US Silence on Brazil: Congress Urges Kerry to Speak Up
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, John Kerry, Dilma Rousseff, Michel Temer, Impeachment, Coup, Brazil, South America, Corruption, congress, media, usa, news )

- 22 hours ago -
A letter to the Secretary of State urged him to speak out against the right wing power-grab in Brazil
Everyday Erinyes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, whistleblowers, John Kiriakou, Thomas Drake, holiday, Justice Department, superbugs, endoscopes, Olympus Corp, deaths, Furies )

- 15 hours ago -
A post on TomCat's blog. Two items this week which seem to call for the intervention of the Greek Furies.
MSNBC Unearths Three-Year-Old Interview With Trump in Moscow: 'I Do Have a Relationship' With Putin
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, abuse, corruption, constitution, crime, dishonesty, ethics, candidates, elections, republicans, lies, politics, propaganda, media, news )

- 1 day ago -
Earlier this week, Trump came under fire for suggesting that Russian hackers should "find the 30,000 emails that are missing". In the same press conference Trump said, âEURoeI never met Putin, I don't know who Putin is."
If Russian Intelligence Did Hack the DNC, the NSA Would Know, Snowden Says
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., propaganda, politics, news, media, lies, government, freedoms, ethics, elections, dishonesty, crime, cover-up, corruption, constitution, americans, Russian, intelligance, hack, DNC, NSA, Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, Intercept )

- 17 hours ago -
As my colleague Glenn Greenwald told WNYC on Monday, while there may never be conclusive evidence that the Democratic National Committee was hacked by Russian intelligence operatives to extract the trove of embarrassing emails published by WikiLeaks. . .
Bernie Sanders Supporters Just Staged a Massive Walkout at the DNC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 1 day ago -
Bernie Sanders delegates are leaving the Wells Fargo Center in droves, protesting the Democratic National CommitteeâEUR(TM)s bias toward Hillary Clinton throughout the primary process.
Hillary Clinton: Crooked To The Core - Documentary - Love America? Share!   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 16 hours ago -
Hillary Clinton and Bill Clinton have a seriously dark and corrupt history. Scandals and lies are found all over the place. Clinton isnt not called Crooked Hillary and Lying Hillary for no reason. Find out all Clinton scandal and more here! Unfortunately
Nine Reasons Why It Doesnt Matter Who Is President
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 14 hours ago -
The excitement and furor over presidential nominations in the U.S. helps to demonstrate why those nominations donâEUR(TM)t matter. Here are nine reasons why.
Never Has a Demagogue Reached This Point in Our Electoral System Before
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, elections, Presidential race, candidates, demagoguery )

- 18 hours ago -
Veteran journalist Carl Bernstein, who helped bring down Nixon, has some choice words for Trump.
Bernie Sanders Breaks Down Exactly Why Donald Trump Is +Dangerous+
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: news, donald-trump, elections, media, Bernie Sanders )

- 15 hours ago -
The independent senator from Vermont described the reality TV personality as the âEURoemost dangerous...
Greenwald Explains What Out-of-Touch Media Doesn't Get About Trump, Russia, and US Electorate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Media Obtuseness )

- 11 hours ago -
'People have been so fucked by the prevailing order in such deep and fundamental and enduring ways that they can't imagine that anything is worse than preservation of the status quo'
Urge Congress to Take Action for Dogs and Monkeys in Laboratories!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: humans, dogs, ethics, sadness, death, animaladvocates, congress )

- 10 hours ago -
Tens of thousands of dogs and monkeys are tormented and killed in cruel experiments in U.S. laboratories every year. Urge Congress to earmark research funds for more humane and relevant non-animal studies today.
Palestine and Hillary, 'the Lesser Evil'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Lesser Evilism, Donald Trump, Hillary Rodham Clinton, two-party system, human costs, middle east policy )

- 13 hours ago -
Lesser evilism assumes that certain communities are disposable. It judges who is worthy of safety and security. It asks us to voluntarily defer liberation. Lesser evilism may sound appealing as a practical metric, but it comes with severe human costs.
She Stoops to Conquer: Notes From the Democratic Convention
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, propaganda, lies, politics, military, media, ethics, dishonesty, corruption, abuse, crime, cover-up, elections, candidates )

- 12 hours ago -
First things first.I want to apologize to the Sandernistas for any impolite things I may have written about you in the past 10 months. I especially want to apologize to those of you who rose up after your leader abandoned you, after Bernie wiped out you
Donald Trump and Russia: A Web That Grows More Tangled All the Time
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, dishonesty, elections, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, propaganda, republicans )

- 17 hours ago -
The party platform written at the convention in Cleveland last week removed references to arming Ukraine in its fight with Russia, which has supported separatists in eastern Ukraine. TrumpâEUR(TM)s links to Russia are under scrutiny after hack of Dem E-mails.
United We Stand: The Tragic Story of Marine Jose Gutierrez Vs. Trump's Hate-Filled Rhetoric
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, politics, war, americans, iraq )

- 12 hours ago -
Let us take a moment to remember a fallen hero, Marine Jose Gutierrez.
She's With ThemâEUR"But We'Ve Got Us: A Movement Bigger Than Sanders
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Popular Political Revolution Could Still )

- 11 hours ago -
The DNC and the Clinton campaign joined forces against the 'political revolution' for one simple reason: they knew it could win. And it still can.
Slavery, Endless War, and Presidential Politics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Full Spectrum Dominance )

- 11 hours ago -
It's all part of the Full Spectrum Dominance Plan posing as PNAC revived. It's worn many masks but you can find the overall plan stated blatantly in the Jesuit Manual; The Protocols of the Elders of Zion; the KGB Red Book and Chairman Mao.
BREAKING: Evidence Clinton Foundation PAID OFF Voting Machine Companies, STOLE PRIMARY
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., republicans, propaganda, politics, news, media, lies, government, freedoms, ethics, elections, dishonesty, democrats, crime, cover-up, corruption, candidates, abuse, Clinton Foundation, Voting Machine Companies, Primaries, DNC, RNC )

- 1 hour ago -
With all of the corruption and lying going on this election series, even one piece of truthful information can drastically change the course of things. If you donâEUR(TM)t believe it, just take a look at how the DNC and RNC both went.

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