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Florida Call For 2018 Fair and Open Primaries Election Reform - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Primaries, Florida, swing State, more Independents, petition, fair elections )

- 1 day ago -
You must be a Florida resident to sign this. If you are not please send to anyone that you know is a resident of Florida. This is very important. We are a major swing State in elections due to our large population. Petition link is in first paragraph.
Block Trump's Judicial Nominee Brett Talley
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: judges, appointees, Trump regime, women, reproductive freedom, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
TrumpâEUR(TM)s latest judicial nominee is disgusting. He even had the audacity to call Roe. v Wade "indefensible." We can't let this misogynist get a lifetime appointment to the federal bench.
Trump Tries to Shut Down Scandal-Plagued Charitable Foundation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, government, corruption, dishonesty, republicans )

- 15 hours ago -
Donald Trump used his charitable foundation money to buy giant portraits of himself. He also used foundation money to make illegal campaign contributions, settle private-sector lawsuits, and support conservative political entities.
Anand Gopal: As US Continues Strikes in Afghanistan & Syria, Where Is Coverage of Civilian Deaths?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, Afghanistan, terrorism, military, news, media, lies, propaganda, dishonesty )

- 14 hours ago -
In an extended conversation,we speak with reporter Anand Gopal about the U.S. war in Afghanistan,where the U.S. Air Force is on track to triple the number of bombs dropped this year compared with last year.The major increase in bombing comes as the Tru
The FCC Just Repealed a 42-Year-Old Rule Blocking Broadcast Media Mergers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, republicans, government )

- 13 hours ago -
As a result of this decision, wherever you live, the FCC is giving the green light for a single company to own the newspaper and multiple television and radio stations in your community.
The Uncounted: New York Times Finds US Airstrikes Kill Far More Iraqi Civilians Than Pentagon Admits
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, propaganda, military, media, lies, dishonesty, abuse, ethics )

- 13 hours ago -
The coalition's own data shows 89 of its more than 14,000 airstrikes in Iraq have resulted in civilian deaths, or about one of every 157 strikes.But their an on-the-ground investigation by The NYTimes magazine found civilian deaths in "one out of five"
Trump Eyes Radical Choice for the Census Bureau
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, dishonesty, republicans, government )

- 15 hours ago -
Some Trump personel choices are alarming, some are disheartening, and some belong in the you-have-got-to-be-kidding-me category.
Iraqi Civilian Describes U.S. Airstrike on His Home That Killed His Wife, Daughter, Brother & Nephew
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, military, news, media, propaganda, iraq, dishonesty, economy, lies, abuse, americans, terrorism )

- 14 hours ago -
Today we spend the hour looking at a damning new report that reveals how U.S.-led airstrikes against Islamic State militants in Iraq have killed far more civilians than officials have acknowledged. An on-the-ground investigation by the New York Times Maga
F.C.C. Annonunces Plan to Repeal Net Neutrality
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: net neutrality )

- 14 hours ago -
The Federal Communications Commission announced on Tuesday that it planned to dismantle landmark regulations that ensure equal access to the internet, clearing the way for companies to charge more and block access to some websites.
Picking Middle-Class Pockets To Deliver For Donors
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP tax plan, favors wealthy, redistribution, taxes, middle class disaster )

- 11 hours ago -
The clear winners in the GOP tax plan are the already wealthy and powerful. If this wealth redistribution bothers you, there is still time to make your voice heard. A hyperlink in last paragraph goes straight to how you can make yourself heard.

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