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Open Thread - 4/20/2018
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

- 1 day ago -
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. This is my only article today
Child Victim of Alleged Syrian Gas Attack Speaks Out, Says He Was Given Food to Make the Video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, cover-up, crime, ethics, government, lies, media, propaganda, politics, terrorism, usa, war, dishonesty, americans, fake syrian gas attack, false flag, child, food, actors in crisis situation, staged and scripted media, deception, video )

- 1 day ago -
Incredible and bombshell testimony from a young boy who appeared on film during the alleged "chemical attack" in Syria this month, claims there was no attack and he went through the process of getting hosed off just to get free food. In the weeks..
Tell Congress to Fire Scott Pruitt
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, environment, EPA, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt is corrupt. His words and actions prove that he is strongly opposed to civil rights and environmental justice. He has even gone as far as actively working to tear apart our environmental protections.
Not Your Everyday Erinyes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Furies, Valerie Tampico, conservative, liberal, progressive, origin stories, Ancestral Story, Social Liberal Story, Structural Oppression Story )

- 8 hours ago -
A post on TomCat's blog. WE need the help of the Furies to keep watch on us and keep us honest at this point.
TAKE ACTION: Reject Trump's RACIST Judicial Nominee
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Wendy Vitter, judicial nominees, Donald Trump, ethics, racism )

- 1 day ago -
Wendy Vitter is Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s judicial nominee for Louisiana. We canâEUR(TM)t let her sit on the federal bench. Sign your name right now to REJECT her nomination.
TAKE ACTION: Tell the Federal Communications Commission: Block the Sinclair Deal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Department of Justice, Sinclair )

- 1 day ago -
Tell the Federal Communications Commission and the Department of Justice: Block the Sinclair deal.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Sens. Murkowski and Sullivan: Oppose Trump's Pro-Torture Nominees Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, senators, nominees, torture injustice, war, usa, u.s. )

- 1 day ago -
Trump's new cabinet nominees risk putting us on paths to war with Iran and North Korea. They've overseen and support torture, and will continue American support for the Saudi war in Yemen. The Senate must reject them.
Support Bipartisan Legislation to Protect the Mueller Investigation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: mueller investigation, protection, Russia-tRump Investigation )

- 1 day ago -
Please support the Special Counsel Independence and Integrity Act -- bipartisan legislation to protect Special Counsel Mueller's Russia investigation, sponsored by Senators Graham, Booker, Tillis and Coons.
TAKE ACTION: Tell the U.S. Senate: Block and Resist Ronny Jackson. DonâEUR(TM)t Let Trump Privatize the VA.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ronny Jackson, Donald Trump, usa, u.s., republicans, democrats )

- 1 day ago -
It will take extra pressure to convince senators to block and resist JacksonâEUR(TM)s nomination and oppose privatization. Tell the U.S. Senate: Block and resist Ronny Jackson. DonâEUR(TM)t let Trump privatize the VA.
Bernie Introduces Bill To Impose Jail Time For Execs Behind Opioid Crisis
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, Independent, Vermont, Proposes Bill, To Jail Big Pharma Execs, Opioid Crisis, Death, Corruption, americans, congress, crime, ethics, GoodNews, healthcare, lies, media, news, usa )

- 20 hours ago -
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) will introduce a bill Tuesday that would impose jail time for pharmaceutical executives whose companies engage in manipulative practices when marketing opioids.
TAKE ACTION: Sign the Letter of Support for Pharmacare
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: healthcare, healthcare, pharmaceutical companies, Drug Prices )

- 1 day ago -
I support universal pharmacare, not a patchwork approach that leaves some of us behind while increasing the profits of Big Pharma.
The Gun Control Debate Seems Quiet, But The NRA Is Facing A String Of Defeats In The States
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, gun control, state laws, legislative action, NRA, youth, voters )

- 3 hours ago -
A wave of enthusiasm for gun control hasn't translated to action in Congress. But at the state level, gun control advocates are touting a string of legislative victories that has the NRA on its heels
There Was Nothing Humanitarian About US/Allies Bombing And Missile Strikes On Syria
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Missile attacks on Syria, Douma, UK, France, americans, cover-up, news, u.s., usa, war )

- 2 hours ago -
Just after midnight on April 14, the U.S. and its allies bombed three Syrian regime targets. The reason, they said, was to punish SyriaâEUR(TM)s alleged use of chemical weapons in the town of Douma.
Comey Tells the GOP Bye-Bye, Now.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, crime, abuse, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, lies, propaganda, republicans, government, elections )

- 1 day ago -
James Comey has told the GOP they no longer have any validity. Please see first comment.
Open Thread - 4/21/2018
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

- 2 hours ago -
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.
Bill Maher From 4/20
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: humor, maher, satire, videos )

- 2 hours ago -
It's that time of week again, so here are four fine video clips from Bill's show last night. Enjoy!
For Most Workers, the Tax Cut Windfall Will Disappear
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: taxes, tax cuts, economic injustice, greed )

- 8 hours ago -
Millions of workers have received a small cut of Corporate America's tax cut bonanza. Unfortunately, the windfall for most workers will be fleeting.
Indiana Abortion Law Signed By Mike Pence Ruled Unconstitutional
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: constitution, abortion rights, choice!, Pence, indiana )

- 4 hours ago -
A federal appeals court has ruled that an Indiana abortion law signed by Vice President Mike Pence when he served as the state's governor is unconstitutional.
Ruling Class Operatives Say the Darndest Things- On Devils Known and Not(Who May Be Evildoers Calling Down Evildoers)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, politics, propaganda, lies, iraq, corruption, dishonesty, abuse, ethics, military )

- 51 minutes ago -
Establishment journalists and politicos write and say the darndest things, advanced as common sense under the sway of reigning nationalist and imperial ideology.Take the New York Times' chief White House correspondent Peter Baker. In a page-one "news an

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