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Petition: We Have Zero Tolerance for Ending Childhoods
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, children, detention centers, refugees )

Nita
- 50 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
Indefinite family detention is unacceptable. Family detention centers have been consistently found unsuitable and harmful for children. Family separation is unconscionable.
Petition: Don't Mess Around With the Department of Education, Trump!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Dept of Education, Betsy De Vos, Trump, McConnnell, Ryan )

Nita
- 52 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
Since the public education system could use all the help it can get, we call on our legislators not de-emphasize education by consolidating the department. Mr. McConnell and Mr. Ryan, please reject this proposal. 
Petition: Asylum Seekers Are Not Criminals. Tell the White House Their
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: asylum seekers, zero tolerance policy, freedoms )

Nita
- 58 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign and share this petition now to implore the Trump administration to drop its zero tolerance approach to a humanitarian crisis. America ought to lead with compassion, and its current policy is anything but. 
Tell YOUR Mayor to Defy Trump Regarding Sanctuary Cities! Please Sign.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, propaganda, lies, elections, cover-up, corruption, ethics, dishonesty, abuse, americans )

Mitchell
- 8 hours ago - action.mijente.net
This is a campaign to extend Sanctuary Cities, and could not be happening at a more fitting time!
Care2 Petition To End Zero Tolerance Immigration Policy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Petition, End Zero Tolerance, Compassion )

Sue
- 9 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign and share this petition now to implore the Trump administration to drop its zero tolerance approach to a humanitarian crisis. America ought to lead with compassion, and its current policy is anything but.
Don't Let Trump Weaponize Space
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, military, defense, war, violence, petitions )

Freya
- 9 hours ago - forcechange.com
President Trump is at it again with his unpredictable impulses. He now proposes the formation of a sixth branch of the military, the Space Force. What sounds like a farce could actually set a dangerous precedent for the use of space for warfare.
FACT CHECK: Trump, Illegal Immigration And Crime
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump, immigration, americans, candidates, crime, republicans, dishonesty, elections, ethics, freedoms, democrats, government, news, SupremeCourt, usa )

Frank
- 10 hours ago - npr.org
While any death is tragic, a February 2018 study by the Cato Institute using 2015 crime statistics from Texas found immigrants in the country illegally were 25 percent less likely to be convicted of homicide than native-born Americans.
Help Keep Trump Apparatchiks Out of Power!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, republicans, propaganda, lies, politics )

Mitchell
- 11 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Please sign petition, to help block Trump pick.
HYPOCRITE - Despicable Display of Hypocracy From ~ YOU KNOW WHO *
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, dishonesty )

Dot
- 11 hours ago - thehill.com
Sen. Sanders: 'Hypocrite' Trump rants against undocumented immigrants, but hires them at his properties
Open Thread - 6/22/2018
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 12 hours ago - politicsplus.org
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.
FACT CHECK: 80% of Illegal Children Trying to Enter the United States Arrive Without Their Parents They Arent Separated By ICE
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 15 hours ago - thecommonsenseshow.com
The media insanity surrounding the fabricated migrant child crisis is hitting new heights by the day, with so much factually incorrect information being put out its hard to keep up with all of it. But Trump also set the record straight: The vast majo
Paul Adams: Are 89% of Members of Congress & Senior Executives Dual US-Israel Citizens? STRIKE 14!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 16 hours ago - phibetaiota.net
89% of our Senators and Congress hold dual citizenship citizenship with Israel Why are 9% of U.S. Government Officials Dual-Citizens of Israel and What is the PNAC Doctrine? Members of the US Government with Dual Israel Citizenship
Friday Fun: Our Pets Can Be Jerks!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Jerks, Pets )

Joanne
- 17 hours ago - politicsplus.org
A post by SoINeedAName on TomCat's blog. Some very funny animals - behaving badly.
What Kind of Country Are We?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 17 hours ago - kurtnimmo.blog
Time says nothing about the slaughter and starvation of children in Syria, Libya, Iraq, Afghanistan, and in particular Yemen. The US is assisting the Saudis in their genocidal war against the Houthi. Its helping the fascists in Ukraine kill civilians in
Iconic Image of Crying Child Separated From Family at Border Is Fake News, Child Never Separated
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 17 hours ago - legalinsurrection.com
If the media wants President Donald Trump and others to stop calling them fake news then they need to stop being fake news. A Getty photographer snapped a picture of a crying girl a few weeks ago and became the go-to image for the border fiasco. Time used
TAKE ACTION: Add Your Name: We Must Stop This Barbaric Practice Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, dreamers, families, Immigrant Rights, Human Rights )

Dogan
- 18 hours ago - dailykos.com
sign and send the petition to Congress: Support the Keep Families Together Act. Stop the Trump Administration from ripping migrant children away.
Are the Texas Shelters Holding Migrant Children at Risk of Dangerous Flooding? âEUR" ThinkProgress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: migrant children, flooding, detention camps )

Nita
- 19 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
It's important to understand the environmental risks posed to the facilities holding migrant children located near the coast and along the U.S.-Mexico border.
TAKE ACTION:End Police Violence in Our States
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police Violence, Black lives matter, BLM., usa, u.s., crime )

Dogan
- 21 hours ago - l.brigade.com
Sign this petition to stand up for black lives and demand our governors support legislation at the state level to stop TrumpâEUR(TM)s administration from escalating police violence in our communities.
TAKE ACTION:TELL USDA: GIVE US CLEAR GMO LABELING
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Department of Agriculture, genetically modified, food labeling )

Dogan
- 22 hours ago - centerforfoodsafety.org
Instead permit them to use up labels without GE content information. This is an entirely unreasonable delay. Many companies are already labeling. Americans have waited long enough for labeling.
TAKE ACTION:Urgent Action Needed to Protect Immigrants
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Securing America‚Äôs Future Act, (H.R. 4760), congress, democrats, republicans, representatives, Border security and immigration reform a, Immigration reform )

Dogan
- 22 hours ago - p2a.co
Act now âEUR" Tell your Representative to vote against the Securing AmericaâEUR(TM)s Future Act (H.R. 4760) and Speaker Ryan's Border Security and Immigration Reform Act.
TAKE ACTION: SIGN THE PETITION TO ATTORNEY GENERAL JEFF SESSIONS TO PROTECT OUR FREE PRESS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Department of Justice, Jeff Sessions, freedom of the press, freedom of speech )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - pen.org
Sign the petition to Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the U.S. Department of Justice demanding an explanation of its extreme measures.
TAKE ACTION: SIGN NOW: OPPOSE DANGEROUS IMMIGRATION PROPOSALS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, democrats, republicans, dreamers, border wall )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - p2a.co
-Speak out today and tell Congress to reject these dangerous bills that would fail to protect Dreamers and advance the construction of an environmentally destructive border wall.
TAKE ACTION: We Do Not Quit on Human Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: United Nations, United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
Over a year ago we sent a message to our government and the world that Donald TrumpâEUR~s decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement was not in line with the will of the people. Now IâEUR(TM)m asking you to join me again as we tell the world that...
The United States Is Withdrawing From the U.N. Human Rights Council
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa )

Lidia
- 1 day ago - npr.org
After more than a year of complaints and warnings âEUR" some subtle and others a little less so âEUR" the Trump administration has announced that the United States is withdrawing from the United Nations Human Rights Council.
MomsRising.Org | Tell U.S. Senate: Vote "YES" on Farm Bill & Protect SNAP!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP Program, congress, Poverty & Social Inequality )

Nita
- 1 day ago - action.momsrising.org
The U.S. Senate, led by Senators Debbie Stabenow (MI-D) and Pat Roberts (KS-R), introduced a bi-partisan Farm Bill, which not only protects SNAP but also creates positive policy for farmers, the environment, families, and our economy.
Trump Purposely Playing With Children's Lives!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, cover-up, crime, ethics, lies, propaganda, republicans )

Mitchell
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
What this bigoted, mendacious manipulative bag of S*** will stoop to is beyond rational belief!
Tell Congress: Don't Slash Programs That Feed Millions of People in Our Community - Feeding America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SNAP Program, congress, Poverty & Social Inequality )

Nita
- 1 day ago - secure.feedingamerica.org
Congress just introduced a bill that includes HUGE cuts to important programs like SNAP that feed millions of Americans every single year, and 1 in every 4 children in this country. T
 

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