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US Politics & Gov't

TAKE ACTION NOW! Sign the Petition to Defend the First Amendment During Trump's Presidency
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: free speech rights, dishonesty, government, Trump, usa, propaganda, ethics )

Cal
- 1 day ago - signherenow.org
The United States is recognized globally for having the broadest and most powerful protections for free speech in the world. But those protections are now under attack.
Song For Leonard Peltier   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Leonard Peltier, Song for Leonard Peltier, Jim Page, video, clemency, President Obama )

Dandelion
- 21 hours ago - youtube.com
Seattle singer songwriter sings his ballad Song For Leonard Peltier telling the story of Peltiers struggle for the Lakota Indian people of South Dakota.
Friday Fun - "Roy G. Biv" Threads a Rainbow
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Embroidery, Gabriel Dawe, Rainbows, Thread )

Joanne
- 16 hours ago - politicsplus.org
A post by SoINeedAName on TomCat's blog, and a very colorful post at that. :-)
TAKE ACTION: Petition: DoJ Observers At Standing Rock
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, military, politics, terrorism, Standing Rock Water Protectors, Senator Bernie Saunders, Department of Justice, Human Rights Violations )

Rosemary
- 9 hours ago - actionsprout.io
Sign: demand that the Department of Justice listen to Senator Bernie Sanders and send observers to defend the water protectors' rights to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline.Peaceful protestors at Standing Rock have faced numerous human rights violations
Flag Crusader Donald Trump Does Not Know What The 13 Stripes Represent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ignorance of facts, politics, u.s., republicans )

Rob
- 19 hours ago - rightwingwatch.org
In an interview last year, Trump said that flag burning should be illegal and remarked, People burning the flag, I donâEUR(TM)t like them in this country.
Trump Campaign and GOP Allies in Full Legal Panic as Recounts Could Create Electoral College Crisis
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, government, recount, usa, politics )

Cal
- 12 hours ago - blogs.alternet.org
Invoking Bush v. Gore to stop them or ignore the results.
URGENT: Proposed Law Would Charge Protesters With Terrorism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Draconian measure )

Michael
- 11 hours ago - actionnetwork.org
The outrageous proposed bill would make any form of protest that causes an "economic disruption" a class C felony, punishable by up to 5 years in prison.
Trump Team Says He Supports Construction of Dakota Access Oil Pipeline
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, lies, politics, republicans, propaganda, President Elect Donald Trump, DAPL, Energy Transfer Partners, Standing Rock Water Protectors, Oceti Sakowin, The Great Sioux Nation, supporters, Veterans for Peace )

Rosemary
- 8 hours ago - pbs.org
WASHINGTON âEUR" President-elect Donald Trump supports completion of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline in the Midwest, based on policy and not the billionaire businessmanâEUR(TM)s investments in a partnership building the $3.8 billion pipeline ...
Trump Speaks To Taiwan's President, Reversing Decades Of U.S. Policy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: orange menace, trump, radical, Taiwan, China, U.S. policy )

Laura
- 7 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
For the LOVE of the WORLD, PLEASE read and SHARE!!!!
Tell President Obama: Dismantle NSEERS to Obstruct Trump Muslim Registry
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Muslim, Trump, NSEERS, National Security Entry-Exit Registratio, Obama )

Beth
- 14 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Do not allow Trump to restart a xenophobic Bush-era program called the National Security Entry-Exit Registration System, or NSEERS. Trump advisers are already considering this move. Help block the Muslim registry.
What Obama Can Actually Do About Standing Rock
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, DAPL, freedoms, news )

Kathy
- 8 hours ago - hcn.org
...what, exactly, can President Obama do to protect the activists, and/or stop the $3.8 billion pipeline? According to three tribal law experts, the short answer is: not much.
Donald Trump Just Hired a Current Theranos Board Member to Run the Pentagon
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Secretary of Defense, Trump cabinet, James Mattis, Theranos )

Judy
- 8 hours ago - thenation.com
General Mattis is still associated with the quack medical company. So much for "extreme vetting."
Yes, You Can Blame Millennials for Hillary Clinton's Loss
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, propaganda, lies, politics, military, media, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms, elections, candidates, economy )

Wilde
- 12 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Hillary Clinton's campaign has lots of excuses for losing. There's the electoral college, James Comey, the media's alleged over-exuberance in digging into Clinton's email server, etc. But Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook said Thursday that one particul
   

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