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Personal Update - 4/20/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, personal )

- 19 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, a homemade cartoon (shown), and why I'm not here.
Dear Hillary - Part I: Was Netanyahu Lying Before or After the Election?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Hillary Clinton, campaigning, Potus, Israel, Palestine, Netanyahu, Gaza wars, US weapons supply, politics, election, ethics )

- 1 day ago -
Make no mistake: should you become president, Netanyahu and right-wing factions in Israel will move to use US-supplied arms against Gaza again.The world watches! It s not too early to address these issues. Substance in presidential campaigning is good
Famous GOP A-Hole Charged With Criminal Domestic Violence
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Todd Kincannon, republican criminal, domestic violence )

- 1 day ago -
Todd Kincannon has been charged with criminal domestic violence.
StuckInYemen.Com Website Offers To Help Americans Trapped In Yemen
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Terrorism, Isolation, Governmental Abandonment, Obama Administration, Criminal Neglect )

Ms. Notin
- 1 day ago -
'"All Americans are entitled to protection from their government." ... the U.S. government has an obligation to protect their citizens in foreign countries, and that it's one of the fundamental reasons why there are consulates and embassies.'
What to Watch: Sharia Law; School Vouchers; Sanctuary Cities
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, texas, government, news, republicans, usa, sharia law )

- 1 day ago -
A plan forbidding family court rulings based on foreign legal codes - one of the tamest of a series of bills designed to stop the influence of Islamic "Sharia law" in Texas - has cleared House committee and could soon be up for a full-chamber vote.
Despite Victory, Netanyahu Is Struggling To Form Coalition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, Israel, Netanyahu, government, politics, news, elections, ethics )

- 16 hours ago -
After weeks of negotiations with potential partners, Netanyahu is finding the task harder than expected and is flirting with the idea of reaching out to his main dovish rivals to form a unity government.
Equal Rights for Palestinians Is Key to Establishing a Just Peace in Israel/Palestine.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Palestine:Peace Not Apartheid, US military aid, American taxpayers, Israel, impunity, accountability, occupation, siege of Gaza,, Be On Our Side,, USA, news, media, congress, Obama )

- 5 hours ago -
Israel has received over 60 billion dollars in US military aid over the last 10 years. Let's hold Israel accountable for its actions.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, democrats, politics, usa )

- 1 day ago -
Emily's List, the National Organization for Women, and the Women's Media Center were just a few of those who joined in the flurry of support for Hillary Clinton
The Other Face of Terrorism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: terrorism, terrorists, abuse, americans, constitution, corruption, cover-up, democrats, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, usa )

- 1 day ago -
We live in a country where we embrace liberal democracy, gender equality, freedom of speech and individual freedoms, so we naïvely think that everyone who comes here has the same values. Wrong. Those are the very values that the terrorists abhor.
The Submerged State: Welfare for the Well Off
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tax breaks, wealth )

- 1 day ago -
The federal government and the state of California are on the verge of paying me a fair chunk of change. I didn't do any work to earn this money. I performed no services for them. It's just free money.
Shopping With Cash Is Now Illegal in This State
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, terrorism, troops, SupremeCourt, obama, politics, propaganda, news, media, Govtfearmongering, ethics, freedoms, crime, dishonesty, economy, elections, congress, constitution, corruption, cover-up, americans, abuse, candidates, military, lies )

- 1 day ago -
Passage of House Bill 195 into law,Louisiana has banned the use of cash in all transactions involving second-hand goods.dealers to turn over a valuable business asset,namely,their businessâEUR(TM) proprietary client informationFor every transaction...HOT!
Breaking: Secret Agreement to Make Corporations Unstoppable Moves Forward
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, constitution, dishonesty, economy, freedoms, obama, politics, TTP )

- 17 hours ago -
Corporate lobbyists who want to force genetically modified food on the world through secretive and unconstitutional, behind-closed-doors deals have just moved their agenda forward by cutting a deal with the President to move the Trans Pacific Partnership
Five Years After Deepwater Horizon, Big Oil Still Exploiting Gulf Coast
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama approves fossil fuel push )

- 16 hours ago -
Even as scientists estimate long and slow recovery, Obama administration approves fossil fuel push
Take the Poll on the Trans-Pacific Partnership
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, politics, propaganda, trade agreements, TPP, u.s. )

- 15 hours ago -
First question: Do you believe the Trans-Pacific Partnership would cause companies to move more U.S. jobs overseas or do you think it would help keep jobs in the United States?
VIDEO on Section 215 of the USA PATRIOT Act - The Creepy Spying Power Buried in the Patriot Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Patriot Act, Section 215, phone surveillance, citizens, Electronic Frontier Foundation, Fight 215 )

- 7 hours ago -
Ending phone record surveillance is the first step to reining in surveillance abuses by the NSA. The Electronic Frontier Foundation has put together a video that explains the issue and what's at stake. there are shortcuts to steps you can take to act
John Hinckley, Jr., Reagan Shooter Finds Rejection, Indifference in Future Home
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: John Hinckley )

- 1 day ago -
The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community.
Letter to Congress That Fast Track Is the Wrong Track for U.S. Food & Farms [ ACTION ALERT! ]
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: TPP, Fast Track authority )

- 1 day ago -
We write to you as representatives of family farm and other organizations concerned about the future of our farm and food system to urge you to reject fast track (Trade Promotion) authority and to instead insist on trade policies that prioritize food...
What's Behind Another 'Iraq War Inquiry Report' Release Delay{?}
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bush, bushadministration, cheney, republicans, congress, americans, war, propaganda, lies, iraq, government, ethics, Govtfearmongering, media )

- 3 hours ago -
Chilcot inquiry into Iraq war may be delayed beyond 2015 - Inquiry is mired in arguments about criticism it intends to make of some individuals, including Tony Blair and Jack Straw

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: constitution, ethics, americans, texasfreedoms, GoodNews, government, news, politics, propaganda, usa, Sharia law )

- 1 day ago -
In a very close 5-4 vote, the city of Irving ruled to back the Texas state bill banning foreign law from the state. The bill doesnâEUR(TM)t mention Sharia or any religion,...
SEE IT: Vet and Former Playboy Model Michelle Manhart Scuffles With Cops While Trying to Recover Trampled American Flag (WARNING
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, ethics, usa, flag, patriotic, protestors, confrontation )

- 1 day ago -
ThatâEUR(TM)s the message Air Force veteran and former Playboy model Michelle Manhart says she was trying to convey by picking up a damaged flag that protesters had been stomping on in a demonstration at Valdosta State University in southern Georgia on Friday.
Scientists Behind "Golden Rice" GM Crop to Receive Humanitarian Award From the White House
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Golden Rice, GM Crop, Inventors, Adrian Dubock, Ingo Potrykus, Peter Beyer, White House, Office of Science and Technology, US Patent and Trademark Office, Patents for Humanity Award )

- 15 hours ago -
The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and the US Patent and Trademark Office have awarded the inventors of golden rice the prestigious Patents for Humanity Award
Greg Palast: Chelsea Manning and the Deepwater Horizon Killings
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, cover-up, lies, propaganda, deepwater oil disaster, free speech, chelsea manning )

- 1 hour ago -
Chelsea Manning leaked information that might have saved the 11 oil rig workers who died in the explosion. While Manning tried to warn us, BP covered up what they knew about another explosion involving the same faulty cement...

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