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Electoral College Electors: Make Bernie Sanders President on December 19th
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., republicans, propaganda, politics, media, lies, government, freedoms, ethics, elections, dishonesty, democrats, corruption, abuse, Electoral College, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, DNC )

Darren
- 1 day ago - change.org
There is a lot of anger and outrage by how the 2016 Election was conducted. Because of substantiated election fraud and rigging of the Primary by members of the DNC & Hillary, Bernie Sanders was unjustly robbed of the Democratic nomination. . .
Political Prisoner Leonard Peltier Facing Potentially Fatal Medical Emergency - YouTube   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Leonard Peltier, political prisoner, potentially fatal medical condition, clemency, Pres. Obama, Free Leonard Peltier! )

Judy
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Peltier, has been a political prisoner in the US for more than 4 decades. Family and supporters have been outside the White House advocating for clemency, hoping that Pres. Obama will take some action before it is too late.
California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS), Divest From DAPL!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., protection, pollution, nature, humans, habitat, environment, endangered, conservation, CalPERS, DAPL, Standing Rock, #NoDAPL, Dakota Access Pipeline, Sioux, Energy Transfer Partners )

Darren
- 1 day ago - act.climatehawksvote.com
The California Public Employees Retirement System (CalPERS), California's giant pension fund, owns a major chunk of Energy Transfer Partners, the company building the fracked-oil Dakota Access Pipeline through the Standing Rock Sioux sacred lands
Tell Congress: Oppose Tom Price for HHS Secretary
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidate nominees, women, reproductive rights, birth control, Trump regime, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - secure2.convio.net
Trump's pick for Secretary of HHS is Tom Price, an outspoken opponent of birth control, abortion, and the health care law. If he becomes the nation's top health official and puts in place the policies he's promoted, it will be devastating for women.
Bernie Sanders Schools Democrats on the Right Way to Win Republican Votes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, blue collar workers, Rust Belt States, poor strategy )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - observer.com
Rather than challenging Trumps populist appeal to working class voters, the Clinton campaign opted to hemorrhage blue collar voters in exchange for wealthy, moderate Republicans.
Morton County Officials FINALLY Being Sued For Excessive Force Against Standing Rock Protesters
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: lawsuit, Morton County Sheriff Kyle Kirchmeier, water protectors, National Lawyers Guild )

Dandelion
- 15 hours ago - countercurrentnews.com
The National Lawyers Guild want an immediate injunction preventing the Morton County Sheriffs Dept and other law enforcement agencies from using rubber bullets, lead filled bean bags, water cannons, explosive teargas grenades against water protectors.
10 Ways You Can Help Defend Our Democracy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: voting, elections, League of Women Voters, actions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - lwv.org
"I stand with the League to ensure that elections are always free, fair and accessible. I will work with the League to stop voter suppression tactics that threaten our democracy and the right to vote."
Block Trump's Cabinet of Hate and Wall Street Greed
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, cabinet appointees, greed, climate change denial, racism, petitions )

Freya
- 22 hours ago - blocktrumpscabinet.com
Donald Trump's first appointments to cabinet-level roles in his administration are horrifying. His nominees and rumored picks have promoted white nationalism, attacked climate science, and used their power as Wall Street insiders and corporate lobbyists
Dear President-Elect: Empower Women
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., republicans, politics, media, lies, freedoms, ethics, dishonesty, democrats, corruption, abuse, Donald Trump, Empower, Women, Equality, rape, abuse, prostitution )

Darren
- 22 hours ago - my.care.org
One in three women worldwide have been raped, abused, forced into prostitution or suffered some other form of violence. This is happening every day, in every country around the world - but those who commit these acts all too frequently walk away. . .
The Grand Old Party- of Ayn Rand
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Mitchell
- 21 hours ago - alternet.org
How the GOP has allowed their guiding light to bring us to the edge of insanity, t
Trump's Pick for Interior Secretary Wants to Sell Off Public Lands
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, news, politics, environment, fossil fuels )

Victoria
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
Rep. McMorris RodgersâEUR(TM) nomination is more bad news in an administration that will be terrible on climate. Another climate-denying nominee....
Michael Moore Perfectly Nails What Democrats Fail to Understand
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democrats, electoral college, 2016 Presidential election )

Freya
- 22 hours ago - alternet.org
The filmmaker told Seth Meyers that predicting Trump's victory was like "negative lotto."
Donald Trump Isn't Yet President, and the Hamilton Electors Have One Shot to Make Sure He Never Is - Salon.Com
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, government, presidency, election, Electoral College, constitution, ethics, politics )

Victoria
- 15 hours ago - salon.com
"With just days to go until the real election of 2016 âEUR" the Electoral College âEUR" the rogue faction known as the Hamilton Electors is making one last-ditch effort to save America from Donald Trump by denying him the 270 votes heâEUR(TM)ll need....."
Trump Says Blacks Who Stayed Home Were 'Almost as Good' as Those Who Voted for Him
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, media, ethics, elections )

Wilde
- 15 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
President-elect Donald Trump claimed Friday night that African Americans came through for him "big league" in the November election and said those who stayed home were "almost as good" as those who voted for him.
TrumpâEUR(TM)s Chumps: Victims of the Old Bait and Switch
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, government, politics, media, military, republicans, war, economy, dishonesty )

Wilde
- 10 hours ago - counterpunch.org
In the days leading up to Inauguration, then for several months after that, Obamaphilia was in the air. By the summer 2009,the fumes and vapors had mostly cleared out, but a residue lingered.Sarah Palin called "that hope and change thingee"didnt work out
   

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