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Don't Let Trump Weaponize Space
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, military, defense, war, violence, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
President Trump is at it again with his unpredictable impulses. He now proposes the formation of a sixth branch of the military, the Space Force. What sounds like a farce could actually set a dangerous precedent for the use of space for warfare.
HYPOCRITE - Despicable Display of Hypocracy From ~ YOU KNOW WHO *
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, dishonesty )

Dot
- 1 day ago - thehill.com
Sen. Sanders: 'Hypocrite' Trump rants against undocumented immigrants, but hires them at his properties
TAKE ACTION: Add Your Name: We Must Stop This Barbaric Practice Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, dreamers, families, Immigrant Rights, Human Rights )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
sign and send the petition to Congress: Support the Keep Families Together Act. Stop the Trump Administration from ripping migrant children away.
Friday Fun: Our Pets Can Be Jerks!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Jerks, Pets )

Joanne
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
A post by SoINeedAName on TomCat's blog. Some very funny animals - behaving badly.
Care2 Petition To End Zero Tolerance Immigration Policy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Petition, End Zero Tolerance, Compassion )

Sue
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign and share this petition now to implore the Trump administration to drop its zero tolerance approach to a humanitarian crisis. America ought to lead with compassion, and its current policy is anything but.
Open Thread - 6/23/2018
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 4 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 4 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.
TAKE ACTION: We Do Not Quit on Human Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: United Nations, United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
Over a year ago we sent a message to our government and the world that Donald TrumpâEUR~s decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement was not in line with the will of the people. Now IâEUR(TM)m asking you to join me again as we tell the world that...
Help Keep Trump Apparatchiks Out of Power!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, republicans, propaganda, lies, politics )

Mitchell
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Please sign petition, to help block Trump pick.
Petition: We Have Zero Tolerance for Ending Childhoods
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, children, detention centers, refugees )

Nita
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Indefinite family detention is unacceptable. Family detention centers have been consistently found unsuitable and harmful for children. Family separation is unconscionable.
Bill Maher From 6/22
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: humor, maher, satire, videos )

TomCat
- 4 hours ago - politicsplus.org
It's that time of week again, so here are three fine video clips from Bill's show last night. Enjoy!
Petition: Don't Mess Around With the Department of Education, Trump!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Dept of Education, Betsy De Vos, Trump, McConnnell, Ryan )

Nita
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Since the public education system could use all the help it can get, we call on our legislators not de-emphasize education by consolidating the department. Mr. McConnell and Mr. Ryan, please reject this proposal. 
TAKE ACTION: SIGN THE PETITION TO ATTORNEY GENERAL JEFF SESSIONS TO PROTECT OUR FREE PRESS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Department of Justice, Jeff Sessions, freedom of the press, freedom of speech )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - pen.org
Sign the petition to Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the U.S. Department of Justice demanding an explanation of its extreme measures.
TAKE ACTION:Urgent Action Needed to Protect Immigrants
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Securing America‚Äôs Future Act, (H.R. 4760), congress, democrats, republicans, representatives, Border security and immigration reform a, Immigration reform )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - p2a.co
Act now âEUR" Tell your Representative to vote against the Securing AmericaâEUR(TM)s Future Act (H.R. 4760) and Speaker Ryan's Border Security and Immigration Reform Act.
TAKE ACTION:End Police Violence in Our States
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police Violence, Black lives matter, BLM., usa, u.s., crime )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - l.brigade.com
Sign this petition to stand up for black lives and demand our governors support legislation at the state level to stop TrumpâEUR(TM)s administration from escalating police violence in our communities.
Tell YOUR Mayor to Defy Trump Regarding Sanctuary Cities! Please Sign.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, propaganda, lies, elections, cover-up, corruption, ethics, dishonesty, abuse, americans )

Mitchell
- 23 hours ago - action.mijente.net
This is a campaign to extend Sanctuary Cities, and could not be happening at a more fitting time!
Petition: Asylum Seekers Are Not Criminals. Tell the White House Their
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: asylum seekers, zero tolerance policy, freedoms )

Nita
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign and share this petition now to implore the Trump administration to drop its zero tolerance approach to a humanitarian crisis. America ought to lead with compassion, and its current policy is anything but. 
TAKE ACTION: SIGN NOW: OPPOSE DANGEROUS IMMIGRATION PROPOSALS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, democrats, republicans, dreamers, border wall )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - p2a.co
-Speak out today and tell Congress to reject these dangerous bills that would fail to protect Dreamers and advance the construction of an environmentally destructive border wall.
TAKE ACTION:TELL USDA: GIVE US CLEAR GMO LABELING
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Department of Agriculture, genetically modified, food labeling )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - centerforfoodsafety.org
Instead permit them to use up labels without GE content information. This is an entirely unreasonable delay. Many companies are already labeling. Americans have waited long enough for labeling.
Tell Sessions: Survivors of Domestic Violence Deserve Shelter in the U.S. - Global Fund for Women
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: asylum seekers, victims of domestic abuse, Sessions )

Nita
- 9 hours ago - globalfundforwomen.org
Stand with us and contact Attorney General Sessions TODAY and demand to keep our shores open to women and girls fleeing the horrors of domestic violence.
PETITION Success: Trump Signs Order to Stop Separating Families
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: success, Trump, order, Stopping separating families, executive order, migrant families, criticism, americans, government, ethics, media, republicans, usa )

Lone
- 8 hours ago - forcechange.com
President Trump has signed an executive order to axe the inhumane and undemocratic policy that allowed thousands of migrant families to be separated at the border, amidst massive criticism from both parties and public petitions
Are the Texas Shelters Holding Migrant Children at Risk of Dangerous Flooding? âEUR" ThinkProgress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: migrant children, flooding, detention camps )

Nita
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
It's important to understand the environmental risks posed to the facilities holding migrant children located near the coast and along the U.S.-Mexico border.
California Divided Into 3 States? Voters Could Decide to Vote on
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., referendum, california, politics )

Glenn
- 14 hours ago - cbsnews.com
Break up California? Unthinkable and preposterous.
3 Californias? Initiative to Break Up State May Be on November Ballot - WKBT
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., california, politics, referendum )

Glenn
- 14 hours ago - news8000.com
Break up California? Unthinkable and preposterous.
In Her Face, Where It Belongs!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, propaganda, lies, republicans )

Mitchell
- 9 hours ago - washingtonpress.com
No big deal, just implementing the GOPIGS "thing" about "Personal responsibility!"
Trump's 'Zero Tolerance' Immigration Policy Sparks Outrage in Central America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: immigration, children, republicans, democrats, candidates, americans, elections, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, news, SupremeCourt, usa )

Frank
- 2 hours ago - usatoday.com
And, in Mexico, the newspaper El Universal said: "The United States treats migrant children as Taliban" âEUR" a reference to the Afghan terrorist group.
   

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