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US Politics & Gov't

Elizabeth Warren's Biggest Donors Warn Her Not to Run for President
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, democrats, Elizabeth Warren, Hilary Clinton, ethics, elections, candidates, politics, news )

Carrie
- 2 hours ago - thedailybeast.com
If Elizabeth Warren does in fact reverse her repeated denials of interest and decides to run for president, she will have to do so virtually alone. Almost to a person, her earliest and most devoted backers do not want her to challenge Hillary Clinton.
Pope Francis Sounds Too Much Like Obama to Be Honored By Congress, Republican Says
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, House Resolution 440, Pope Francis, Obama, liberal, freedoms, congress, government, ethics, politics, news, republicans )

Carrie
- 2 hours ago - rawstory.com
House Resolution 440 aims to "congratulate Pope Francis on his election and recognize his inspirational statements and actions," but according to one Republican backer of the legislation, the resolution is dead because Pope Francis is "sounding like Obama
House Republicans to Vote to Sue President Obama
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, Republicans, Obama, USA )

Ray
- 3 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
The US House of Representatives is set to pass legislation authorising it to sue President Barack Obama for what Republican leaders describe as his overreach of authority.
WORLD CONDEMNS ISRAEL
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, politics, military )

Nils Ande
- 4 hours ago - workers.org
The crimes are staggering, the destruction massive. Israel is creating a 3-kilometer strip of scorched earth around Gaza City that eats up about 44 percent of the Gaza Strip, already the most densely populated place on earth. (U.N. Office for the Coordin)
Was It Politics or Greed Brought Into VA Facilities{?}
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, troops, war, government, ethics, healthcare, healthcare, housing, americans, politics, republicans, congress )

James
- 7 hours ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Where politics nor greed should ever cross those thresholds!! Gen Shinseki had a target on him after speaking Military truth and the bushco fired him, with cheers from their supporters, the Congressional conservatives had sought his ouster since the app
'Poser Patriots': While Sending Military to Wars, Predatory Lenders
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, troops, war, crime, ethics, government, dishonesty, lies, politics, abuse )

James
- 11 hours ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and 13 state attorneys general obtained about $92 million in debt relief from Colfax Capital Corp. and Culver Capital LLC, also collectively known as "Rome Finance," for about 17,000 U.S. service members and oth
Hamas Demands End to Siege Before Truce
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: cover-up, crime, news, politics )

Nell
- 16 hours ago - aljazeera.com
Qassam Brigades chief says Israel must lift blockade of Gaza, hours after PLO attempt to agree 24-hour ceasefire stalls. Last updated: 30 Jul 2014 03:39 The leader of the military wing of Hamas has said there will be no truce in Gaza unless Israel lifts
Satanic Temple Takes Advantage of Hobby Lobby Supreme Court Decision
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, freedoms, ethics, government, media, law, politics, religion, rights, society, congress, news, healthcare, healthcare, usa, SupremeCourt, supremecourt )

David
- 19 hours ago - occupycorporatism.com
ST website: "In the coming months, we will be initiating a number of other campaigns to assert our religious protection for women with health needs that are being complicated by unreasonable laws. In order to spread the word about this campaign to those..
CIA Prisons in Europe, Russia Urges EU to Investigate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bush, bushadministration, americans, cheney, congress, republicans, ethics, crime, Govtfearmongering, government, politics, war )

James
- 1 day ago - iraqwarinquiries.blogspot.com
Konstantin Dolgov, the Russian Foreign Ministry's Special Representative for Human Rights, Democracy and the Rule of Law, has urged the EU countries to investigate the alleged operation of CIA-run torture facilities in Europe, often referred to as "blac
VIDEO - Freedom for Palestine: #GazaNames Project   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: youtube, assault on Gaza-siege 2014, war crimes, civilianschildren, death, humanitarian crisis, OBAMA-CONGRESS, BDS, activists, JVP. freedoms, usa, americans, congress, democrats, ethics, elections, media, propaganda, republicans, politics, terrorism )

Jess
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Published on Jul 28, 2014 - Prominent Jews and Palestinians and others stand for Palestine in this heartbreaking video
Why People Are Organizing to End U.S. Empire
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, economy, ethics, military, politics, propaganda, Manifest Destiny, trade agreements, TPP, NAFTA, sovereignty of nations, imperialism, American permanent war ecomy )

Lynn
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
World history is filled with empires, e.g. the Roman and Byzantine empires, the European colonial empires, ... the Arab Caliphate and Ottoman Empire, the Soviet Union ... These historic empires have one thing in common: they no longer exist.
The Chilling Reason Our Government Wants to Erase These Americans From History
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, terrorism, politics, propaganda, ethics, crime, Shifa Sadequee, Mehanna, Edward Snowden, Shahawar Matin Siraj, Ghassan Elashi, Islamophobia, human rights, civil rights, Communications Management Unit )

Lynn
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
CMUs exist to cut off prisoners from the outside world. The prisoners' every word is recorded. They are strip-searched before and after each visit from loved ones (in case they write messages on their body). Letters are severely restricted; ...
The Injustice of Marijuana Arrests
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, politics, propaganda, war, usa, marijuana, prison industrial complex, injustice system )

David
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
America's four-decade war on drugs is responsible for many casualties, but the criminalization of marijuana has been perhaps the most destructive part of that war. The toll can be measured in dollars -- billions of which are thrown away each year...
Children Killed in Gaza Playground Shelling
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, cover-up, crime, elections, lies, media, military, obama, politics, propaganda, usa, war )

Nell
- 1 day ago - aljazeera.com
Israel denies striking Gaza's main hospital and a playground, where seven children have been killed. Last updated: 28 Jul 2014 20:01 Missiles have struck several sites in Gaza, including a park inside a refugee camp and an outpatient building of the stri
   

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