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State of Michigan Say No to This Massive Corporate Giveaway! Stop Nestlé Now! PETITION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Michigan, Flint, water, Nestle, corporations, corporate greed, Evart )

Yusuf
- 1 day ago - actions.sumofus.org
Tell the State of Michigan to say no to this massive corporate giveaway. Stop Nestlé now. #Michigan #Water #Nestle #Corporations #Greed #CorporateGreed
LGBT Rights Page Gone From White House Website
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: LGBT, White House website, Dept. of Labor website, Mike Pence )

Judy
- 10 hours ago - thehill.com
Within moments of President Trump's swearing-in Friday, webpages about LGBT rights went missing from the White House and Department of Labor websites.
Donald Trump: Resign as President of the United States
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petition to sign, corruption, government )

Rob
- 8 hours ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
Donald Trump: Resign as President of the United States in Violation of the Emoluments Clause. Release Your Tax Returns.
Center for Biological Diversity: 100-Day Trump Action Plan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: clean air, clean water, climate, wildlife, civil rights, reproductive rights, gender and racial equality, freedom of speech and religion )

Linda
- 1 day ago - biologicaldiversity.org
Rather than waiting to see Donald Trump's plan for his first 100 days in office, the Center has drawn up our own to-do list for resistance during the earliest days of his term.
Obama Missed An Opportunity For Reconciliation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Leonard Peltier, Len Foster, USA, Indian Country, healing, pointless )

Dandelion
- 23 hours ago - nativenewsonline.net
Len Foster the longtime spiritual leader of Leonard Peltier, thought the President saw the need for some healing to take place for Native Americans with this country. Leonard Peltier does not deserve to die in prison. It serves no purpose at this point.
Democratic Party Rethink Gets $20 Million Injection
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: third way democrats, voters, corporate democrats, progressive wing, Bernie Sanders Democrats )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - politico.com
Before you get all excited you might want to read the article. Centrist think tank Third Way is launching a campaign to help Democrats reconnect with voters who abandoned them.
Never Again! Stand Up Against Torture.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: torture, Torture Victims, government )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - p2a.co
Torture harms not only those who are tortured; it also damages the souls of those who torture and of those who turn aside and allow people to be tortured.
Redesigned White House Website Plugs Melania Trumps QVC Jewelry Line
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: purile, corrupt, disgusting )

Rob
- 10 hours ago - rawstory.com
The newly redesigned WhiteHouse.gov website may omit any mention of climate change, civil rights or LGBTQ equality, but it does throw in a plug for First Lady Melania TrumpâEUR(TM)s line of jewelry for QVC.
Trump Is In; Now Where Does Standing Rock Stand?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Dakota Access Pipeline, fossil fuel business, Standing Rock, Trump Administration )

Judy
- 9 hours ago - truth-out.org
The struggle in Standing Rock reflects the universal tensions and conflicts between the interests of capitalism and the interests of people and Mother Earth
TRUMP WHITE HOUSE TAKES DOWN NATIVE AMERICANS WEB PAGE FROM WEBSITE
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump take down, Native American web page, civil rights, people with disabilities, climate change )

Rosemary
- 6 hours ago - nativenewsonline.net
WASHINGTON âEUR" Change is inevitable when a presidential administration occurs. Within hours of the presidential transition, the White House, now under the control of President Donald Trump, took down the Native Americans web page
Trump Team Prepares Dramatic Cuts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy )

Wayne
- 1 day ago - thehill.com
Can Trump Say "Recession"? During the campaign, Trump told supporters to their faces he planned to drive the economy into a ditch and set it on fire. They cheered. Well, call the tow truck and get out the fire extinguishers. Here we go.
8 Inauguration Humiliations Donald Trump Has Endured
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: buffoon, ineptitude, inauguration )

Rob
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
In addition to trying to destroy civilization through sheer will and profound ineptitude, Donald Trumps hobbies now apparently include party planning.
IN SUPPORT OF EDWARD SNOWDEN'S PRESIDENTIAL PARDON
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Edward Snowden, pardon, President Obama )

Dogan
- 22 hours ago - weroes.com
IN SUPPORT OF EDWARD SNOWDEN'S PRESIDENTIAL PARDON Found guilty ofI espionage in the United States, the informationist found refuge in Russia, having been forced to leave his country because of the impending threat of a prison sentence.
Welcome to Donald Trump's Ignorant America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, Trump, priorities, culture, ignorance, dishonesty, government, ethics, republicans, usa )

Cal
- 14 hours ago - rollingstone.com
Arts and humanities get at the truth of things âEUR" so naturally Trump's administration plans to defund them
Inauguration: Thousands Turn Out to Sydney, Australia Protest!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump inauguration, protest in Australia )

Animae
- 9 hours ago - dailytelegraph.com.au
THOUSANDS of men & women have gathered in Hyde Park for the Sydney Women's March following trump's inauguration! WTG Aussies!!!!
VIDEO: Foreclosure King Mnuchin Put On Defensive at Senate Hearing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy, usa, wall street, U.S. Senate hearing, foreclosures, Steven Mnuchin, money, news, ethics, corporate )

Jess
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
Mnuchin didn't mention the name of a single victim in his remarks," journalist David Dayen reports
IMPEACHMENT IN THE WORKS?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, congress, goodnews )

Rudica
- 15 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
"AND NOW THE END IS NEAR.............................................. ..............
And Now It's Mourning in America ...
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: #44, #45, Mourning in America )

Joanne
- 12 hours ago - politicsplus.org
A post on TomCat's blog by SoINeedAName. A memoir.
The National Mall Looked Relatively Empty For Donald Trumps Inauguration
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trumpism, lies, politics )

Rob
- 12 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Barack Obamas first inauguration drew a record crowd of 1.8 million.
Congress Has Info on Trump That Would Shock Americans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, ethics, criminality )

Rob
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Cummings sees a crisis of legitimacy coming down the pike.
The Trump Resistance Plan: Step One
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, ethics, propaganda )

Rob
- 1 day ago - billmoyers.com
The first step to resisting President-elect Trump is understanding how he and Kellyanne Conway deploy their Three Ds strategy: deflect, divert and distract.
The Guardian View on Donald Trump's Inauguration: A Declaration of Political War - Editorial
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Inauguration Day, Inaugural address, be afraid, Donald Trump )

Evelyn
- 2 hours ago - theguardian.com
The presidential handover observed all the usual civilities, but the tone of Trump's speech marked a frightening change in America. In 1933, Roosevelt challenged the world to overcome fear. In 2017, Mr Trump told the world to be very afraid.
An America First Energy Plan - OMG
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, new, America First Energy Plan, fossil fuels, fracking, shale gas, catastrophic )

Evelyn
- 2 hours ago - whitehouse.gov
"President Trump is committed to eliminating harmful and unnecessary policies such as the Climate Action Plan and the Waters of the U.S. rule. Lifting these restrictions will greatly help American workers, increasing wages by more than $30 billion ..."
Want to End the Wars? Then End the Fed
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Central Banking )

Walter L
- 17 hours ago - campaignforliberty.org
Reclaim the Republic. Restore the Constitution.
Trump's 10 Troubling Deals With Foreign Power-Players
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Pres. donald Trump, foreign business dealings, conflicts of interest )

Judy
- 10 hours ago - projects.propublica.org
In addition to these deals, it is troubling that Trump has not yet resigned from his businesses. As of 3:15 today, he had not filed necessary paperwork to transfer ownership in the three states where his largest companies are incorporated.
   

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