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US Politics & Gov't

Open Thread - 8/18/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

- 7 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 5 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. This is my only article today.
Tell Congress: Censure Trump for Refusing to Hold White Supremacists to Account
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, Donald Trump, alt-right, Hate groups )

- 1 day ago -
Add your name to urge your members of Congress to censure Donald Trump for his failure to hold white supremacists to account.
Steve Bannon, Unrepentant
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Steve Bannon, Robert Kuttner )

- 1 day ago -
"Needless to say, I was a little stunned to get an email from Bannon's assistant midday Tuesday, just as all hell was breaking loose once again about Charlottesville, saying that Bannon wished to meet with me."
Divide and Conquer Politics and the Left Right Fraud   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: red, blue, left, right, divide and conquer, tea party, occupy movement, fraud )

- 1 day ago -
The convenient, color-coded political choices infantilize the political process, making the public little more than spectators at a sporting event, rooting for one team or another without even having to understand the issues being debated.
Friday [Fun]: Charlottesville Potpourri
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alt-Left, Alt-Right, Charlottesville, Heather Heyer, KKK, neo Nazis, Unite the Right, Virginia, White Supremacists )

- 3 hours ago -
A post on TomCat's blog by SoINeedAName. Bringing some seriousness, and some humor, to a very serious subject.
Trump's Chief Strategist Steve Bannon Fired - CNNPolitics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: White House, Steve Bannon, fired, resignation, politics )

- 10 hours ago -
President Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon has been fired, two White House officials told CNN Friday. A source told CNN that Bannon was given the option to resign but was forced out. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders con
Documentary on Charlottesville Is Really Worth Watching
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Vice documentary, KKK, Neo Nazi, Charlottesville, Virginia, scary, violence, alt right, unite the right rally )

- 8 hours ago -
If there was any doubt about what kind of person went to protest in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend, Vice News documentary should put those questions to rest.
Historic Court Settlement Reached On Behalf Of CIA Torture Victims
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CIA Torture, Court Settlement for Victims, abuse, bush, cheney, constitution, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, GoodNews, government, iraq, lies, media, military, news, politics, u.s., usa, war )

- 4 hours ago -
Two victims of the CIAâEUR(TM)s torture program have reached a historic legal settlement with the contract psychologists who designed and helped implement it. The U.S. government has never publicly compensated any of the men tortured in CIA custody.
Trump Administration Demands Data on Over a Million Visitors to Anti-Trump Site
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, constitution, dishonesty, government, Trump, freedoms )

Cheryl A.
- 13 hours ago -
"The Trump administration is demanding web host provider Dreamhost turn over the logs of over 1.3 million visitors to an anti-Trump website it hosts, the company has revealed."
ACT NOW: DonâEUR(TM)t Let Trump Censor Climate Science!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, climate science, Climate Change, americans, corruption, dishonesty, government, republicans, usa )

- 6 hours ago -
Tell President Trump to release this bombshell report without interference or delay, and to take action now to fight the urgent threat of climate change.
Nazi Fears and Hate Speech Hysteria Are Being Amplified to Attack Civil Liberties
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 9 hours ago -
It doesnt take courage to denounce Nazism. Moreover, it appears many of the people incessantly proclaiming how anti-Nazi they are, happen to be the same folks who have the most to answer for when it comes to all sorts of transgressions against the world

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