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US Politics & Gov't

If Israel Can Do This to Two American Boys Imagine What Palestinians Face Every Day
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, news, obama, congress, end all US military aid to Israel now!, Int'l Laws violations, crimes against humanity, apartheid regime, zionism, ethnic clensing of Palestinians, justice, accountability, Israeli-state-terrorism, americans, usa )

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VIDEOS July 6, 2014 - Two American boys, one of them Jewish, see the true face of Israeli "democracy" when visiting Israel and occupied East Jerusalem.
Public Dollars Shouldn't Support Discrimination ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: labor rights, LGBT Equality, Obama, faith leaders, business, corporate, government )

- 1 day ago -
100 faith leaders are asking other people of conscience to stand with them to insist that federal employment policy affirm the dignity and equal worth of every person without exceptions. Will you add your name and join them?
Palin: Obama Should Be Impeached (For What The Bush Administration Did)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: propaganda, republicans, corruption, Sarah Palin )

- 1 day ago -
Sarah Palin called for Obama's impeachment on July 8, and for the current immigration circumstance in the news. She apparently doesn't realize that this situation results from previous president Bush.
Keep the Navy Out of Marine Sanctuary - ForceChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military )

- 1 day ago -
Keeping the Navy out. Signed.
Morning Star :: TTIP: The Real Costs of Free Trade
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy, Govtfearmongering, politics, corruption )

- 22 hours ago -
Add your voice and say no to TTIP before it is too late
Tell the Senate: Pass the Bill to Reverse Supreme Court's Birth Control Ruling
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petitions, Supreme Court, bills, Congress, birth control )

- 9 hours ago -
Last week's Supreme Court decision gutting access to birth control was devastating -- but the good news is that something can be done.
Take the Gun Sense Questionnaire ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun violence, gun control, usa, politics, elections )

- 1 day ago -
This questionnaire is the first step toward figuring out who we're going to support during the 2014 election as part of our Gun Sense Voter mobilization effort.
My Health Care Is My Business ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, health, healthcare, americans, government )

- 1 day ago -
All* women must be free to make the best decisions for the circumstances of her life.
Senate Hearing on the #ActForWomen ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: health, women, congress, americans, human rights )

- 1 day ago -
Send a message to key Senators asking that they attend the hearing and champion the Women's Health Protection Act.
Live Coverage: Gaza Under Fire
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GAZA SIEGE, Gaza air raids 2014, civilians, deaths, injuries, children, end all US military aid to israel, congress, americans, obama, news, media, lies, Govtfearmongering, war )

- 1 day ago -
Israeli warplanes attacked Tuesday morning several targets across Gaza and injured many Palestinian citizens.
The FTC Continues to Violate the Law [ ACTION ALERT! ]
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: omega3, FTC trying to set dangerous new preceden )

- 14 hours ago -
They're trying to set a dangerous new precedent, but you can stop it. Urgent Action Alert!
The Kochs' Anti-Civil Rights Roots: New Docs Expose Charles Koch's Ties to John Birch Society
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Koch brothers, Charles, David, The Progressive, revelations, Koch Cartel: Reach, Reactionary Agenda, Record, ultra right-wing, John Birch Society, influence, mainstream, tea party, "dark money" political coalitions )

- 1 day ago -
The Progressive & Center for Media&Democracy release new docs showing billionaire oil industrialist C Koch active member of ultra right-wing JohnBirchSociety during its campaigns against 1960s civil rights movement. The reach, reactionary agenda & record
DHS Buys Pepper Spray for Riot Control
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: civil unrest, illegal immigration, Food stamps )

- 16 hours ago -
"Although the weapons are being purchased by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the document makes it clear that they will be used to train Federal Protective Service (FPS) agents. "
Presidency: Palestinians Have Right to Defend Themselves
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Gaza air raids 2014, Israeli terrorism, international, civilians, children, violence, death, free Gaza!, media, news, obama, usa, congress )

- 1 day ago -
"Palestinians have the right to defend themselves by all legitimate means," Abu Rudeineh said, calling the new assault on Gaza an "open massacre" against children, women, and the elderly.
Calling US Congress and Taxpayers Regarding Children of the Holy Land
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, americans, Amnesty International USA, Palestinian human rights' violations, illegal occupation of Palestine, US aid to Israel, congress, obama, news, media, war )

- 21 hours ago -
Amnesty International USA is asking "the U.S. government to suspend transfers of munitions, weapons, crowd control devices, and military training to Israel.
Contraception: The Blazing Hypocrisy of the Right
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, dishonesty, SupremeCourt )

- 10 hours ago -
Great article highlighting the double standard of the conservatives.
Oh Those Invented Scandals!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Campaign 2012, GOP Crimes, GOP Hypocrites, GOP lies, maddow, scandal, video )

- 3 hours ago -
See 1st comment. 2nd attempt to upload.
Energy Department Makes Additional $4 Billion in Loan Guarantees Available for Innovative Renewable Energy and Efficient Energy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: President Obama, Climate Action Plan, Department of Energy, Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, healthcare )

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"The Department of Energy issued a loan guarantee solicitation today, making as much as $4 billion in loan guarantees available for renewable energy and energy efficiency projects located in the U.S. that avoid, reduce, or sequester greenhouse gases."
ABC News Tells Viewers That Scenes of Destruction in Gaza Are in Israel
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: news, assault on Gaza, civilians, children, Israeli state Int'l Laws violations, Gaza massacre, end the siege on Gaza, airstrikes on Gaza 2014, Palestinian human rights, Gaza invasion, media, usa, americans, propaganda, lies, ethics, congress, war )

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More than fifty Palestinians have been killed and another 450 wounded since Monday in Israel's ongoing assault on the besieged Gaza Strip, dubbed "Operation Protective Edge" by the Israeli army.
I Watched Israeli Police Beat My American Cousin. Most Palestinian Victims Don't Even Get That Much Attention.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, obama, ethics, usa, americans, end all US military aid to Israel now!, israel state terrorism-aparthid-warcrime, end the illegal occupation of Palestine-, IDF brutality, children's rights, accountability, u.s., media, news )

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Palestinian children are simply that -- children -- and are the only children in the world required to ensure the security of their occupier. The U.S. government, the provider of more than $3 billion in military aid to Israel every year, should be more asse
Understanding 'Militant' as a Cover-Up for Civilian Deaths, and Other Ways International Law Helps Clarify the Israeli Attack on
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, war on Gaza, US military aid to Israel, end the occupation of Palestine, assault on civilians, Gaza blokade, death, children, news, usa, propaganda, cover-up, congress, war, lies, crime, freedoms, americans, Govtfearmongering )

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Membership in a political party such as Hamas, or the holding of violent beliefs (as both extremist Palestinians and Israelis do) doesn't make someone a combatant.
The Drone Warfare Drawbacks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Drones, #NoDrones, #DroneStrikes, Drone War, George Bush, President Obama, War Mongers, American War, War OF Terror, Pakistan, Yemen, Afghanistan, Somalia, Iraq, American Imperialism, Military Industrial Complex, Endless War )

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"The drone has become America's counter-terrorism weapon of choice. But does drone warfare really further U.S. goals abroad?."
CIA Rendition Files Accidentally Destroyed{?}
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bush, bushadministration, americans, cheney, congress, republicans, Govtfearmongering, ethics, military, crime, dishonesty, corruption, cover-up )

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Files on UK role in CIA rendition accidentally destroyed, says minister Rights groups say FCO claim records of flights in and out of Diego Garcia missing due to water damage 'smacks of cover-up'
Open Thread - 7/10/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

- 3 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
Obama Throws Gasoline on Mideast Fire
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, usa, obama, democrats, corruption, cover-up, terrorism, troops )

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Many credible reports have emerged that the US has been intentionally funding ISIL. This week, investigative journalists found strong evidence that the CIA has trained and armed ISIL terrorists at a secret base in Jordan. US media has suppressed...

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