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US Politics & Gov't

20 January, Binghamton: Ahed Tamimi; a Profile in Courage
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 20 January, Binghamton: Ahed Tamimi, justice, Binghamton, N.Y., USA, Palestinian child prisoners, children's rights, occupation, occupied Palestine, oPT, administrative detention, news, media, usa, u.s., americans, abuse, congress, ethics, activists )

- 13 hours ago -
Demand freedom for Ahed Tamimi and show support for women around the world who stand up for justice, peace and equality
Open Thread - 1/20/2018
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

- 8 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown). If you would like me to send you cards with links to my articles, add me as a friend.
Petition: Tell Trump & Republicans in Congress to Stop Holding America Hostage. Reopen the Government Now!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, government, shut down, reopen, childrens rights, Health insurance, DACA, fundings, environmental protections, disaster relief, priorities, prevention, responsible politics, People Over Profits, social security )

- 12 hours ago -
On the one-year anniversary of Republicans taking complete control of the U.S. government, they shut it down. This crisis was not caused because of an ideological stalemate but because President Trump and his Congressional enablers decided to play politic
Petition: Border Patrol Agents Are Sabotaging Humanitarian Efforts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Border Patrol, Border security, border issues, humanitarian crisis, immigrants )

- 19 hours ago -
According to two humanitarian groups, U.S. border patrol agents in Arizona are vandalizing water and other supplies left for migrants to deter and to punish people crossing the border illegally.
Add Your Name: Thank Democrats for Holding the Line Against Republican Obstruction
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, Puerto Rico, CHIP, medicaid, DREAM Act )

- 14 hours ago -
CHIP funding ran out in September. Donald Trump rescinded DACA in September. Parts of Puerto Rico still don't have electricity and their Medicaid funding is almost gone. Each of these priorities should have been addressed months ago.
I Wasn't a Trump Supporter. I Am Now.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, republicans, Trump regime, dishonesty, corruption, abuse, congress, SupremeCourt, military, economy, government, elections, lies, terrorism )

- 8 hours ago -
Trump was not my first or even second choice for president,but a full two years ago I predicted he would win. I also predicted heâEUR(TM)d be a progressive president, which explained why I was not among his supporters and why I am so pleased now
Fix Injustices In Immigration Court Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: immigration laws, Immigration Issues )

- 18 hours ago -
As the government continues to escalate immigration enforcement, we must protect immigrants' rights to due process and representation as they defend against deportation.
Another Week Off
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Furies, State of the Union, boycott, Congress, Women's March, Colorado Governor )

- 15 hours ago -
A post on TomCat's blog. A week off for the Greek Furies. Which is not to say you might not see one or more of them at the State of the Union, or the Women's March.
US Shutdown Begins as Senate Fails to Pass New Budget
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, government shutdown )

- 13 hours ago -
The US government has begun shutting down many of its services after the Senate failed to agree on a new budget. It is the first shutdown ever to happen while the same party, the Republicans, controls Congress and the White House.
Don't Let Dishonest Don Erase Honest Abe
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, government, lies, propaganda, media, ethics, dishonesty, abuse, iraq, military, crime, war, terrorism, politics )

- 4 hours ago -
Michael Wolff's blistering account of the Trump administration's first year, Fire and Fury, prompted what has now become the presidentâEUR(TM)s routine response to anyone who criticizes him."Full of lies,misrepresentations and sources that don't exist,"
Facebook and Google Promise Congress TheyâEUR(TM)Ll Brainwash You With Their Own Counter Propaganda
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, ethics, freedoms, government, congress, dishonesty, media, news, propaganda, politics, usa, Facebook, Google, brainwashing the population, censorship, free speech, fascists of the 4th Reich, Twitter, Youtube )

- 4 hours ago -
Tech giants Facebook, Google and Twitter testified to Congress this week about extremist content appearing on their platforms. In an odd admission, the companies promised to suppress extremist ideologies online by distributing their own counter...

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