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Tell Congress: Block Arms Sales to Countries With Records of Human Rights Abuses PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, block arm sales, human rights abuse, government, legislation, abuse, republicans, usa )

Lone
- 22 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell Congress: Pass legislation to prohibit arms sales to countries with records of human rights abuses, like Bahrain and Saudi Arabia.
Texas Rep. Al Green Faces Threats of Lynching and Murder After Calling for Trumps Impeachment
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Al Green, Texas Democratic Congressmember, lynching, murder, Trump Impeachment )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - democracynow.org
Texas Democratic Congressmember Al Green became the first congress member to call for President Trumps impeachment from the floor of the House of Representatives. Since then, the African-American lawmaker has received a barrage of racist threats
Jared "Nepotism" Kushner Under FBI Investigation!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, corruption, constitution, Trump, crime, cover-up, ethics, lies, propaganda, politics, news, elections, abuse, republicans )

Mitchell
- 14 hours ago - msn.com
And the noose gets tighter! We now have an unprecedented situation in American politics!!!!
DHS Secretary Kelly: Don't Hire Sheriff Clarke! (PETITION - Please Sign)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Department of Homeland Security, Secretary Kelly, white supremacist, Milwaukee, Sheriff David Clarke, deaths, prison, poor record, vetting process )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - somos.presente.org
Clarke is incompetent, corrupt, and a mouthpiece for white supremacists! He is unfit for any office and needs to face criminal charges for the human rights abuses and deaths at his jail!
Betsy DeVos: If States Discriminate Against LGBTQ Students, It's Cool By Me
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: : Betsy DeVos, US Education Secretary, discrimination, LGBTQ students, state education funding )

Judy
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said Wednesday that states should have the flexibility to decide whether schools can discriminate against LGBTQ students -- even if those schools get federal money
Republican Candidate Charged With Assault After 'Body-Slamming' Guardian Reporter
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Montana, Republican Greg Gianforte, assault on reporter )

Judy
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
"He got on me and I think he hit me ... This is the strangest thing that has ever happened to me in reporting on politics."
They Will Never Tell You A Truth Like This   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Noam Chomsky, Presidential election 2016, Establishment Democrats, Bernie Sanders )

Dandelion
- 21 hours ago - youtube.com
Seven minutes to go over one of the most remarkable things in US history since the 19th Century. Noam Chomsky is on target with this.
The Check In: Draining the Swamp   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Seth Meyers, The Check In, presidential promises, Donald Trump, draining the swamp, lobbyists, interest groups )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - youtu.be
Seth checks in on how President Trump's campaign promise to drain the Washington, D.C. swamp of insiders, lobbyists and special interest groups is going
Here Are the 66 Programs Eliminated in Trump's Budget
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump budget, fiscal 2018 budget proposal )

Judy
- 1 day ago - thehill.com
Here are the programs the administration wants on the chopping block.
Trump Shoves Fellow World Leader at NATO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NATO, Trump, Trump shoves PM, shoving, disrespect )

Philippa
- 11 hours ago - msn.com
During his first joint meeting with North Atlantic Treaty Organization leaders, President Trump on Thursday appeared to push aside the prime minister of Montenegro.
GOP State Legislatures Are Attacking Local Democracy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, bushadministration, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, politics, republicans, u.s. )

Kathy
- 15 hours ago - hightowerlowdown.org
We the People are being burgled. Again. The most recent hit is just the latest in a long string of political robberies, a nationwide crime wave being pulled off by moneyed elites and their political henchmen. With each heist, they haul off a little more..
Greg Gianforte Wins Montana Race for Congress After 'Body-Slamming' Reporter
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Montana, Congress, Greg Gianforte (R-Mont.), assault on reporter, apology )

Judy
- 7 hours ago - theguardian.com
Republican apologizes after being charged with misdemeanor assault for 'body-slamming' a Guardian reporter
Socialism in America Is Closer Than You Think
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., republicans, propaganda, media, lies, government, freedoms, ethics, dishonesty, democrats, corruption, Socialism, Capitalism, public, ownership,  Gar Alperovitz )

Darren
- 1 day ago - thenation.com
Experiments with public ownership are thriving across the country. The challenge is to link them and scale them up.
Trump Travel Ban Still on Hold!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, propaganda, lies, Trump, corruption, constitution, dishonesty )

Mitchell
- 15 hours ago - npr.org
"Dripping with animus," and other wonderful, Rethuglican crap, the court said!
   

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