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US Politics & Gov't

"Thoughts and Prayers" or Real Action to Stop Gun Violence?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun violence, gun control laws, armed people, politics, safety, mass shootings, killers )

- 1 day ago -
It's happened again. A tragic shooting, this time horrifically broadcast live on the news. And just like after every mass shooting, right-wing politicians, who have no intention of doing anything to make people safer in the face of gun violence, were...

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun violence, gun control )

- 1 day ago -
Call It Corruption - Petition   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petition, corruption, America, Candidates, open letter )

- 11 hours ago -
Add your name to our open letter demanding that all 2016 candidates officially recognize AmericaâEUR(TM)s corruption crisis
MoveOn to Target Chuck Schumer for Opposing Obama's Iran Deal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: MoveOn, targets, Chuck, Schumer, guardian, Israel, NY, senior, senator )

- 14 hours ago -
MoveOn wants to get New Yorkers moving against Sen. Chuck Schumer, their senior senator and the highest-ranking Democrat to oppose the controversial nuclear agreement.
Care2 Petition: Tammy Baldwin Endorse Bernie Sanders
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Tammy Baldwin, Bernie Sanders )

- 1 day ago -
Tammy Baldwin is endorsing Hillary Clinton, who does not support the values that Tammy Baldwin Touts. Bernie Sanders has stood behind all the things Tammy Baldwin says she supports.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, candidates, democrats, elections, government, media, politics, terrorism )

- 2 hours ago -
Women in the U.S. Are Still Second-Class Citizens: Not Interested? You Should Be
TAKE ACTION: Stop Monsanto's Dream Bill in the Senate!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: House of Representatives, senate, monsanto's dream bill )

- 9 hours ago -
Monsanto's Dream Bill (H.R. 1599) has passed the House of Representatives and will prohibit any state efforts to require labeling of genetically engineered foods (GMOs). We have to stop this effort in the Senate!
UANI: Newest Polling Shows Growing Desire for Congress to Reject Iran Deal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: UANI, Iran, treaty, poll, americans, congress, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, obama, terrorism, war, usa )

- 1 day ago -
United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) issued the following statement today following the release of new polling that shows a growing majority of Americans oppose the nuclear agreement with Iran. According to a CNN/ORC poll released today, 56% of Americans
Young Black Man Jailed Since April for Alleged $5 Theft Found Dead in Cell
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: injustice, crime, incarceration, racism, Virginia )

- 11 hours ago -
Jamycheal Mitchell, 24, had been held in Virginia jail without bail for nearly four months, accused of stealing a Mountain Dew, a Snickers bar and a Zebra Cake.
200 Retired US Generals Lobby Congress to Reject Iran Deal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: generals, Iran, treaty, americans, congress, cover-up, crime, ethics, obama, lies, propaganda, terrorism, usa )

- 1 day ago -
Letter signed by former officers and navy admirals says nuclear agreement will enable Tehran to become far more dangerous
UANI Ad Highlights Irans Record of Violating International Agreements
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: UANI, Iran, treaty, americans, congress, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, government, lies, obama, propaganda, terrorism, usa )

- 1 day ago -
United Against Nuclear Iran (UANI) today unveiled its newest ad entitled Leopard. The ad is part of UANIs multifaceted, multi~million-dollar national campaign to educate Americans about the fundamental flaws of the Iran nuclear agreement, which Congres
FBI Admits Using Faked Forensic Science to Put Hundreds of Innocent People Behind Bars (and Have Some Sentenced to Death
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: JFK )

- 17 hours ago -
The FBI engaged in a massive science-based conspiracy to alter and distort forensic evidence for over two decades, the agency has now publicly admitted. "The Justice Department and FBI have formally acknowledged that nearly every examiner
Chelsea Manning Being Sentenced to Indefinite Solitary on Questionable Grounds
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, priosns, prisoners, abuse, constitution, congress, cover-up, corruption, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, military, usa, SupremeCourt, politics, propaganda )

- 13 hours ago -
Over and over again the U.S. govt shows its vengeful face as evidenced by the treatment of Snowden, Assange and Manning
US Congresswoman Calls for Sanctions on Israeli Unit Behind Killing of Teens
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: news, End the Israeli Occupation, Nakba day, Siam Nuwara, Nadim Nuwara, Muhammad Abu al-Thahir, Betty McCollum, US House of Representatives, congress, americans, abuse, media, crime, democrats )

- 1 day ago -
For the second time in two months, a member of the US House of Representatives wrote a letter to the US State Department demanding concrete actions against IsraelâEUR(TM)s systematic violations of the rights of Palestinian children.
A Tale of COINTELPRO: The FBI's War on Writers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, FBI, COINTELPRO, writers, abuse, americans, congress, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, constitution, Govtfearmongering, government, propaganda, lies, media, usa )

- 14 hours ago -
Herbert Mittgang wrote an excellent book on this called 'Dangerous Dossiers' in which he was featured on Larry King's radio show in the 1980s
AT&T Helped NSA Spy on Americans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, spying, ATT, americans, congress, corruption, cover-up, constitution, ethics, freedoms, government, usa, military )

- 13 hours ago -
and a company called White Pines has software which allows a thiird party to inject messages viewable to select users like in chatrooms. In the 1990s i was called to a bogus interview in Nashua where i was photographed ( i knew it)
BarakâEUR(TM)s Tales of Israel's Near War With Iran Conceal the Real Story
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, news, Israel, media, lies, Iran, propaganda, usa, Govtfearmongering, republicans, congress, americans )

- 4 hours ago -
New evidence has now surfaced from former Israeli defence minister Ehud Barak that Israel came close to attacking Iran three times over the past few years - if you believe what major news media reported about the story
Donad Trump Is Interviewed By Sarah Pain and Not Much Happens
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: news, propaganda, republicans, borement, Donald Trump, Sarah Palin, job interview, Probably not hired )

- 3 hours ago -
Sarah Palin does an in depth interview with Donald Trump showing she can put the lamestream media to shame. Several people blacked out due to boredom. Next she will be interviewing Groot
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, ethics, propaganda )

- 1 hour ago -
Many women seem to be walking a tightrope," he writes, as their "qualities of love, openness, and gentleness were too deeply enmeshed with qualities of dependency, subservience, and masochism."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stand With Howard Dean: Tell Democrats to Keep Funding Planned Parenthood
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Planne dparenthood defunding effort, right to choose, women's rights, usa, government, dishonesty, republicans, propaganda )

- 6 minutes ago -
. In states across America, from Florida to Arizona, Republican elected leaders are trying to defund Planned Parenthood and take away the crucial health care services that they provide
Police Hide Use of STINGRAY From Judges All Across USA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, police, spying, surveillance, STINGRAY, congress, constitution, cover-up, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, usa, SupremeCourt, military )

- 14 hours ago -
It's all about power..who has it ..who can use it..who can coerce and intimidate with it
Colleges Use Vets to Make Big$$$$$$$$$$$$
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, colleges, veterans, greed, cover-up, corruption, ethics, economy, usa, propaganda )

- 14 hours ago -
IMHO only combat veterans should get extensive benefits.. those who stood directly in the line of fire and not just ALL veterans, most of whom have never seen combat. Non-combat veterans get way too many perks beyond the taxpayer for doing a JOB
Prison Employs 'Beat Up Squad' to Brutalize Inmates
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, police, prisons, brutality, abuse, prisoners, abuse, constitution, corruption, cover-up, crime, congress, ethics, freedoms, government, dishonesty, SupremeCourt, usa )

- 14 hours ago -
Every has its emergency response team and the brutalities in american prisons is one area that federal overseers need to be monitoring ALWAYS to prevent sadists from breaking prisoners more than they already are
A Woman From Massachusetts Helped Save the USA Economy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, FDR, labor, workers, ongress, cover-up, ethics, dishonesty, socialsecurity, usa, government )

- 13 hours ago -
FDR's Secretary of Labor.Thank you Francis! Thank you!
Where Is the ACLU When You Really Need Them?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, children, americans, ethics, ACLU, dishonesty, law, usa )

- 13 hours ago -
In the 1980s,someone i know asked the ACLU for help about a big coverup concerning refusal by the state of Massachusetts to allow the person to see files concerning their life as a state ward that were HEAVILY censored.The ACLU refused to help in Boston
People Are Still Living in FEMA's Toxic Katrina Trailers - and They Likely Have No Idea
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Hurricane Katrina, FEMA, housing, dangers, health risks, disasters )

- 11 hours ago -
FEMA did know that the trailers were dangerous, though that would not emerge until the congressional hearings on the issue in 2008. FEMA appears to have stopped testing trailers in early 2006, after a field agent discovered that one trailer...

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