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US Politics & Gov't

There Is No Such Thing as A Political Spoiler
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 3rd Party, The Green Party, The Libertarian Party, Ralph Nader, Jill Stein, Gary Johnson, Jill not Hill, spoiler )

Dandelion
- 16 hours ago - latimes.com
Third parties led the way in the abolition of slavery, the womens suffrage movements and protections for farmers, workers and consumers.
TAKE ACTION: Save Our Post Office
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, Postal Service, post office )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
1. Repeal HR 6407 the Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act. The Congressional Bill that requires the post office to prefund retiree healthcare benefits 75 years in advance. It also defines how a postal facility is to be closed.
It's Official - Bernie Sanders' Name Will Be Placed in Nomination at the DNC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, usa, u.s., politics, news, media, government, ethics, elections, democrats, constitution, candidates, DNC, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, Nomination, candidate, 2016 presidential election, Jane Sanders )

Darren
- 1 day ago - usuncut.com
Jane Sanders had a hot mic moment during Bernie Sanders' DNC speech, which prompted massive speculation among pundits and supporters after hearing what she said.
History Tells Us What May Happen Next With Brexit and Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, government, 2016 Election, Trump, nader )

Patrick
- 14 hours ago - medium.com
How to end the world with a bang and how the Black Plague was good for Europe. In other words, vote for Trump or don't vote Hillary, then get ready to eat by firelight and say sorry to your kids.
Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Resign D.N.C. Post
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Chaiwoman, Democratic National Committee, to resign post )

Rosie
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
PHILADELPHIA. 15 hours ago. Debbie W. Schultz, the chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee, (DNC), abruptly resigned after a trove of leaked emails showed party officials conspiring to sabotage the campaign of Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont.
At Democratic Convention, Bernie Announces The Struggle Continues
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democratic National Convention, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, Tim Kaine )

Fiona
- 9 hours ago - truth-out.org
Bernie also said that Hillary would push for things central to his campaign. And she has chosen the Kaine the Fracker VP... I am sorry not true. Please note, comment, forward.
The Mythology Of Trump's Working Class Support
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Working Class Support, American Working Class, americans, republicans, politics, propaganda, usa )

Fiona
- 4 hours ago - portside.org
Class in America is a complicated concept, and it may be that Trump supporters see themselves as having been left behind in other respects. Please note, comment, forward
Add Your Name to Tell California's Legislature and Governor Brown: Fight Big Secret Money in Politics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petitions, Citizens United, dark money, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - signforgood.com
Due to the devastating Citizens United Supreme Court decision, astounding amounts of hidden special-interest money in elections continues to threaten our democracy.
OP-ED: Facing Down Trump's Demagoguery: Lessons From Weimar Germany
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, elections, Trump, demagogue, usa, candidates )

Cal
- 1 day ago - truth-out.org
Donald Trump is not the first authoritarian demagogue who could take power and undermine constitutional government in the US or Europe
From The Guardian: Why Trump's Bump May Be More Significant Than Ever
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Rising in Polls, Popular, usa, republicans, ethics, elections )

Fiona
- 16 hours ago - theguardian.com
Popularity bounces are typical after a partyâEUR(TM)s convention, but his rise in the polls could be different when you consider that he is no ordinary presidential nominee. Please note, comment, forward.
Leaked DNC Emails Prove Once and for All That the Conspiracy Theorists Were RIGHT All Along
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 13 hours ago - naturalnews.com
To anyone who has ever been called a conspiracy theorist, the world owes you a massive apology. As the leaked DNC emails now exhaustively prove, Hillary Clinton and the DNC actually did conspire to destroy Bernie Sanders. It was a genuine conspiracy inv
How the EPA Ignores the Dangers of Pesticide Cocktails
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: EPA )

Michael
- 7 hours ago - ecowatch.com
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved nearly 100 pesticide products over the past six years that contain mixtures that make them more poisonous and increase the dangers to imperiled pollinators and rare plants
U.S. Navy's New $13B Aircraft Carrier Can't Fight
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, navy, ships )

Freya
- 6 hours ago - cnn.com
The $13-billion USS Gerald R. Ford is already two years behind schedule, and the U.S. Navy's newest aircraft carrier is facing more delays after the Pentagon's top weapons tester concluded the ship is still not ready for combat.
   

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