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US Politics & Gov't

Most Confederate Monuments Were Not Built Until the Rise of Jim Crow
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: monuments, segregation, disenfranchisement, statues, not heritage, not honoring the dead )

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They largely symbolize a romanticized version of Antebellum racism not the Civil War dead. A large amount of monuments were erected in the JIm Crow days 1920s and Civil Right era 1950's and 60's these are monuments to black disenfranchisement segregation
TAKE ACTION: Release Kandace Washington!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: kansas, congress, crime, government, prisoner rights )

- 7 hours ago -
Join us and the Texas Jail Project to call on Judge Stevens to release Kandace Washington on bond immediately.
Tell the Inspector General of the Department of the Interior: Investigate the Censoring of Government Scientists and Experts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Inspector General, Department of the Interior, investigate, USA )

- 3 hours ago -
Censoring scientists will not solve the climate crisis âEUR" but Donald Trump is much more interested in covering it up. Banned from doing his job, Clement filed a whistleblower complaint and called for an investigation.1
Open Thread - 8/21/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

- 3 hours ago -
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.
Mr Bannon Could Ultimately Turn on Trump.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government )

- 4 hours ago -
A friend of Mr Bannon told The Atlantic: "Steve is now unchained. HeâEUR(TM)s going nuclear. You have no idea. This is gonna be really f****** bad."

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