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TAKE ACTION:Sign Now Demand Congress Restore WorkersâEUR(TM) Rights to Seek Justice in Courts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: working people, congress, Workers rights )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - epi.org
Sign the petition demanding immediate action by Congress to protect the rights of working people to seek justice in the court.
Trumps Racist Attacks Have a Deeper Meaning: The Ultimate Goal Is Not NFL Players But Crushing All Dissent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dictator, Donald Trump, racist, White House, authoritarian )

Sheryl
- 12 hours ago - alternet.org
Donald Trump is an authoritarian. He holds democratic norms, culture, laws, and institutions in contempt and is doing everything in his power to become Americas first dictator.
Open Thread - 5/26/2018
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 4 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 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.
Top Senate Democrats Introduce Bill to Amend Religious Freedom Restoration Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: laws, religion, faith, discrimination )

Freya
- 10 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Prominent Senate Democrats introduced a bill Tuesday that would amend the 25-year-old Religious Freedom Restoration Act to prevent the law from being used to justify discrimination against people, including gay, lesbian and transgender citizens.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Your Members of Congress to Support the Do No Harm Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, Do No Harm Act, senator, representative )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - actnow.io
Religious privilege will continue to erode progress on civil rights until Congress draws a line in the sand. Tell your Senators and your Representative to co-sponsor the Do No Harm Act and thank Members who have sponsored orco-sponsoredthebills.
TAKE ACTION: BLACKROCK CEO LARRY FINK: #DIVESTFROMWAR
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: blackrock, larry fink, war, weapon sales )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - codepink.org
BlackRock must divest from, and stop investing in, companies that sell weapons used in war and violence around the world and at home.
Congress Sounds Bipartisan Alarm as Trump Deals on ZTE
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: china, americans, trump, congress, ethics, government, national security, telecom, usa, news, politics, democrats, republicans )

Frank
- 13 hours ago - nbcnews.com
Members of both parties say the Chinese telecom giant poses a national security threat.
Everyday Erinyes #123
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Furies, autocrat, language, lawlessness, internet, trolls, bots, disinformation )

Joanne
- 6 hours ago - politicsplus.org
A post on TomCat's blog. More about language, and other means to spread lies and disinformation.
Rudy: Trump Might Commit Perjury Because 'Truth Is Relative'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, lawyers, newspeak )

Freya
- 10 hours ago - nymag.com
This is another hint that either Giuliani's client may not be totally innocent, or that Trump intends to scour academia for the best postmodernist philosophers to join his legal team.
Tell Facebook: Drop the Anti-Black "Conservative Bias Review"!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: racism, prejudice, bigotry, voting, elections, social media, petitions )

Freya
- 6 hours ago - act.colorofchange.org
A Cambridge Analytica whistleblower just confirmed they used data collected from Facebook to actively suppress Black votes during the 2016 election.
US House Overwhelmingly Passes $717 Billion Spending Bill to "Rebuild Our Military"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, defense, spending, wastes of taxpayer money )

Freya
- 6 hours ago - activistpost.com
Translation: Cater to the defense contractor fat cats that contributed heavily to their campaigns.
Add Your Name to Tell Congress: Protect Robert Mueller!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, foreign influence, election, foreign meddling, scandals, investigations, petitions )

Freya
- 4 hours ago - petitions.signforgood.com
Americans deserve to know the truth about Russian interference in our election - but right now, President Trump is threatening special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
Did the News Media, Led By Walter Cronkite, Lose the War in Vietnam?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, vietnam, iraq, propaganda, lies, politics, elections, corruption, cover-up, ethics, economy, dishonesty, congress, abuse, troops, media, military )

Wilde
- 3 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Until 1968,Walter Cronkite believed what his government told him about the Vietnam War.He was an old-school journalist,a patriot,a man who came of age covering World War II as a wire-service reporter and then taking over as the anchor of "The CBS Even
Who Killed Bobby Kennedy? His Son RFK Jr. Doesn't Believe It Was Sirhan Sirhan.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, propaganda, media, government, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, crime, lies, culture, violence, society )

Wilde
- 4 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Just before Christmas, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. pulled up to the massive Richard J.Donovan Correctional Center,a California state prison complex in the desert outside San Diego that holds nearly 4,000 inmates. Kennedy was there to visit Sirhan B. Sirhan, t
Survivors From The MK Ultra Program Come Together To Sue The Federal Government
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, cover-up, ethics, government, dishonesty, media, military, news, lies, politics, usa, MK Ultra Program, lawsuit, survivors and victims )

Ricardo
- 34 minutes ago - collective-evolution.com
According to this CTV News article, survivors and families of an MK Ultra brainwashing program run by Dr. Ewen Cameron at McGill University in Montreal in the 1950s and 1960s have banded together to bring the horrors of this program more fully...
   

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