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US Politics & Gov't

"Friday Fun âEUR" Cat Sign Language: The Tales a CatâEUR(TM)s Tail Tells"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: cats )

JL
- 17 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Post to TomCats blog by Nameless-one of a series.
In Hiroshima Obama Calls for World Without Nukes, Contradicting New $1 Trillion Weapon Upgrade Plan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, media, propaganda, lies, dishonesty, abuse, ethics, crime, obama, politics )

Wilde
- 14 hours ago - democracynow.org
President Obama has become the first sitting U.S. president to visit the Japanese city of Hiroshima since U.S. warplanes dropped the first atomic bomb on August 6, 1945. The bombing killed 140,000 people and seriously injured another 100,000. Three days l
Clinton Broke Rules With Secret Server
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, candidates, clinton, democrats, elections, government, news, politics, republicans, usa )

Frank
- 1 day ago - washingtontimes.com
In one instance in 2011, Mrs. ClintonâEUR(TM)s tech guru thought the server was being hacked and shut it down for a few minutes.
This Is How Corrupt The Political System Is - YouTube   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S. political system, corruption, lawmaking, ALEC, secrecy, lobbyists, Georgia )

Judy
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
How lobbyists write our laws and pay for politicians' vacations. This is how it works in Georgia, the state that produced Newt Gingrich. Note what happens to the reporter who tried to cover this? Threatened and bullied by armed police.
Is Trump Against Freedom of the Press
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, Trump, newspapers, television, corruption, constitution, dishonesty, lies, media, propaganda, politics, supremecourt, usa, republicans, candidates, elections )

Angelus
- 17 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
or perhaps is he against censorship and abuses by the press?
No Money, No Justice in American Judicial Sytem
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, supremecourt, law, courts, poor, money, greed, exploitation, injustice, lawyers, government, ethics, corruption, cover-up, crime, congress, constitution, freedoms )

Angelus
- 17 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
The judicial is exploitive in the extreme of the poor in America
Republicans Move to Gut FCC and Crush Its Net Neutrality Crusade With Paralyzing Budget Rules
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, politics, republicans, corruption )

Rob
- 16 hours ago - theregister.co.uk
A new budget proposal would effectively bar the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) from enforcing its net neutrality provisions.
'Idiocracy' Realized: How Our Current Situation Is Worse Than the Film Predicted
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, intelligence, stupidity, candidates, satire )

Freya
- 12 hours ago - alternet.org
The corporate overlords the movie indicted are creating a world where water is inaccessible to the poor and Trump Nation darkly looms.
FBI Plants Hidden Microphones In Public Places - The Alternative Daily
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, news, corruption, u.s. )

Earths
- 17 hours ago - thealternativedaily.com
A recent investigation into bid-rigging at public foreclosures raises an interesting question: Should citizens have a right to presumed privacy in public places? The San Francisco FBI thinks not. Federal agents hid microphones around three courthouses
Once Paid Should Debt of the Convicted By Erased?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, ethics, law.police.convicts, prison, jobs, housing, healthcare, justice, economy, usa, SupremeCourt )

Angelus
- 17 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
They will need jobs to support themselves and homes to live in. Home Depot hires a lof of ex-cons
Emails Show TPP 'Collusion' Between Big Banks & Obama Administration
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: TPP )

Michael
- 11 hours ago - commondreams.org
Emails obtained through Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) show U.S. Trade Rep. Michael Froman discussing TPP with Goldman Sachs lobbyists
Clinton's Candidacy Will Unite the Corporate World
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Clinton )

Michael
- 10 hours ago - therealnews.com
Glen Ford of Black Agenda Report says Hillary Clinton views this election as an opportunity to build a 'big tent' for the Democrats, welcoming Republican refugees from Trump
Everyday Erinyes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, injustice, education, rape, abuse, the courts, racism, ableism, nausea )

Joanne
- 5 hours ago - politicsplus.org
A post on TomCat's blog. One item this week which seems to call for the intervention of the Greek Furies. The linked article will not post until 12:05 a.m. Pacific (Daylight) Time May 28. If you are here before that, I hope you will come back Thanks!
Koch Funded Free Market Universities in Arizona
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Koch )

Michael
- 1 day ago - therealnews.com
Arizona's state legislators, many with Koch campaign funds, pass a budget that creates a "right-wing laboratory", says independent investigative journalist Alex Kotch
Sanders, Warren Blast Republican Efforts to Derail #ExxonKnew Probe
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Sanders, Warren and Exxon )

Michael
- 10 hours ago - commondreams.org
Letter from progressive senators comes in response to GOP call for Justice Department to back off the fossil fuel industry
The War Was Won Before Hiroshima-And the Generals Who Dropped the Bomb Knew It
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, propaganda, lies, politics, media, abuse, government, military, dishonesty, HumanRights )

Wilde
- 10 hours ago - thenation.com
Seventy years after the bombing, will Americans face the brutal truth?
3 Facts That Will Change Everything You Believe About U.S. Foreign Policy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, propaganda, terrorism, usa, war )

John
- 4 hours ago - theantimedia.org
We looked at AmericaâEUR(TM)s arms global deals . The top three beneficiaries of American arms sales from 2011-2015 raise some serious red flags. Saudi Arabia United Arab Emirates Turkey
Apologize for Nuclear Attacks on Japan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ban all Nuclear Weapons, Formal Apology for Nuclear Bombing, to Hiroshima and Nagasaki )

Peter
- 30 minutes ago - forcechange.com
Target: President Barack Obama! Goal: Issue formal apology for the 1945 bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan. The bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki caused the deaths of over 150,000 men, women, and children!!!
Donald Trump Clinches Republican Nomination After Securing Required Delegates
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, candidates, trump, republicans, elections, government, news, obama, politics, usa, democrats, congress, SupremeCourt )

Frank
- 1 day ago - abcnews.go.com
Donald Trump has reached the number of delegates needed to secure the Republican Party's presidential nomination.
All the Presumptive Nominees Men
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, dishonesty, lies, republicans, propaganda )

Rob
- 10 hours ago - billmoyers.com
Donald Trumps new campaign chairman and chief strategist Paul Manafort is a longtime political veteran and lobbyist whose clients have included an assortment of dictators and a Lebanese-born arms dealer.
I Am a Hillary Supporter, and I Can Admit That Bernie Was Right
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, elections, primaries, Bernie Sanders, issues, perceptions, right )

Evelyn
- 2 minutes ago - dailykos.com
I truly believe that Bernie Sanders candidacy has changed what I thought was possible, & illuminated the issues & how voters feel about them in new ways. I respect him for that, have no problem admitting he was right about a great many things, I was wrong
   

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