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Release the Torture Report Now! PLEASE SIGN & SHARE USA ONLY!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, dishonesty, government, americans, bushadministration, bush, cover-up )

- 15 hours ago -
But there's a way around that--and before the end of the year, we have a rare chance to make it happen. Members of Congress have an absolute right to free speech, and a member could enter the report into the Congressional Record in its entirety Cont...
Sign the Petition: We Could Use a Surgeon General Right Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, government, healthcare, obama, usa )

- 1 day ago -
In November 2013, President Obama nominated Dr. Vivek Murthy for the job of Surgeon General. One year later, Congress has yet to have a vote on his nomination because Republicans are more interested in playing petty politics than filling this ...
US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Barred From Getting Advice From Independent Scientists
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, politics, usa, epa, independent Scientists )

- 1 day ago -
A bill passed through the US House of Representatives is designed to prevent qualified, independent scientists from advising the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
We Are the Enemy: Is This the Lesson of Ferguson?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 9 hours ago -
If you dress police officers up as soldiers and you put them in military vehicles and you give them military weapons, they adopt a warrior mentality. We fight wars against enemies, and the enemies are the people who live in our cities--particularly in comm
Dad of Boy Killed By Police: Why Didn't They Tase Him?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 1 day ago -
The father of a 12-year-old Cleveland boy shot dead after brandishing a BB gun wants to know why police had to use deadly force on his son.
Protests Flare After Ferguson Officer Is Not Indicted
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, usa, society, politics, humans, humanrights, freedoms, ethics, death, crime, conflict, Darren Wilson, Michael Brown, african-american, racism, tension )

- 16 hours ago -
CLAYTON, Mo. -- A St. Louis County grand jury has brought no criminal charges against Darren Wilson, a white police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown, an unarmed African-American teenager, more than three months ago in nearby Ferguson.
The 9 Most Fascinating Numbers From National Exit Polls
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, usa, politics, republicans, democrats, politics, news, media, elections, candidates, voters, national exit polls, ELIGIBLE, ballots, numbers )

- 15 hours ago -
The best thing about elections -- if you are a numbers nerd like me -- is the massive amount of raw data about the American public and what they think, as well as the how and why of it. Yes, only about 36 percent of eligible voters cast ballots three weeks
Albuquerque Police Lieutenant Advertises Killology Classes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 9 hours ago -
Albuquerque TV station KRQE has the details on a disturbing email recently sent by a police lieutenant that demonstrates just how difficult it will be to change the long-ingrained culture within the Albuquerque Police Department.
Global Business Outlook: "Darkest Picture Since Financial Crisis." US Deterioration "of Greatest Concern"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, cover-up, economy, government, news, u.s., usa )

- 9 hours ago -
The plunging price of oil since June has been a leading indicator: global economic growth is in trouble, despite six years of unprecedented central-bank free-money policies that caused asset prices to soar but has accomplished little else.
Logest Serving U.S. Prisoner in Solitary Ordered Free Again, But Obstruction Bars His Release - Democracy Now!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: crime, dishonesty, ethics, abuse, lies, cover-up, government )

- 2 hours ago -
A federal appeals court has upheld a lower court ruling ordering Louisiana to release Albert Woodfox, a former Black Panther who has spent more than 40 years in solitary confinement, longer than any prisoner in the United States. Woodfox and the late Herm
School of the Americas Morphs Into US Training Industrial Complex
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: School of the Americas, SOA, WHINSEC, Counterterrorism Partnership Fund, CTPF, National Security State, Pres Obama, US Training Industrial Complex, Ft. Benning )

- 1 day ago -
The Cold War has been slowly rebranded. This full re-boot of the School of the Americas' model, if approved, it will be partially paid for by President Obama's recently-proposed Counterterrorism Partnership Fund (CTPF).
Cop Climbs on Top of Homeless Veteran Who Was Sleeping and Pounds His Face In, Tases Him
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 1 day ago -
Officer Cromwell can be seen climbing on top of the man who was sound asleep, clawing his face, and gouging his eyes.
The Federal Reserve Is At The Heart Of The Debt Enslavement System That Dominates Our Lives
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Central Banking, Corporatocracy, Fascism )

Walter L
- 11 hours ago -
At the apex of this debt enslavement system is the Federal Reserve. As you will see below, it is an institution that is designed to produce as much debt as possible.
We Are the Terrorists Too: Thomas Friedman and John Kerry Are Misleading You About the Middle East
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 10 hours ago -
The New York Times and the administration are spinning post-Arab Spring era. Let's set the facts straight
41 Men Targeted But 1,147 People Killed: US Drone Strikes the Facts on the Ground
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention, Crimes Against Humanity )

Walter L
- 9 hours ago -
"Some 24 men specifically targeted in Pakistan resulted in the death of 874 people. All were reported in the press as 'killed' on multiple occasions, meaning that numerous strikes were aimed at each of them. The vast majority of those strikes were unsucce
Hagel Submits Resignation as Defense Chief Under Pressure
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense, President Obama )

- 1 day ago -
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel handed in his resignation under pressure on Monday, the first cabinet-level casualty of the collapse of President Obama's Democratic majority in the Senate and the struggles of his national security team...
Hagel Resigns Under Pressure as Global Crises Test Pentagon
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, usa, politics, news, government, ethics, obama, conflict, Defence Secretary, Chuck Hagel, pentagon, crisis, Capitol Hill, republicans, democrats )

- 15 hours ago -
WASHINGTON -- Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel resigned under pressure on Monday after President Obama determined that he had to shake up his national security team in the face of escalating conflicts overseas and hawkish Republicans reasserting themselves
Century of Enslavement: The History of The Federal Reserve
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Central Banking, Corporatocracy, Fascism )

Walter L
- 10 hours ago -
"The real truth of the matter is, as you and I know, that a financial element in the larger centers has owned the Government ever since the days of Andrew Jackson." - FDR letter to Colonel Edward House, Nov. 21 1933
US Providing 'Non-Lethal Assistance' to Kiev Forces (Not to Mention Military Advisors and Paid Mercenaries)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention, Crimes Against Humanity )

Walter L
- 9 hours ago -
As the US is debating whether it should send lethal military aid to Ukraine, some political analysts say current claims that Washington is only providing Kiev with non-lethal military assistance are nothing more than a red herring, because that aid is als

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