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US Politics & Gov't

Not Your Grandma's Civil Rights Strategy, Whose Streets? (Then and Now)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, politics, republicans, corruption, congress, cover-up, Racism/Bigotry )

Cheryl A.
- 9 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
" the ability of protesters to appeal successfully to Washington, vibrant in the civil rights era, dying in the Vietnam years, is now dead on arrival and protest, as it sweeps the country, will have to find other ways to make itself felt and effective.
The Republican Party Is Catastrophically Broken
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, corruption, impotent congress )

Rob
- 10 hours ago - thenation.com
The modern Republican Party is not a governing party. It is a collection of grievances, a noisy minority of the country held together by anger, frustration, anti-government ire, and for some, a bonding epoxy of racism.
Price Tag of North Carolina LGBT Law: $3.76B
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: incompetence, republicans, u.s. )

Rob
- 10 hours ago - bigstory.ap.org
The law limiting LGBT protections will cost the state more than $3.76 billion in lost business over a dozen years, according to an Associated Press analysis.
Trump Son-in-Law Met Executives of Sanctioned Russian Bank; Will Testify
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, corruption, cover-up )

Rob
- 10 hours ago - reuters.com
A Russian bank under Western economic sanctions over Russian incursion into Ukraine disclosed on Monday that its executives had met Jared Kushner, President Donald Trumps son-in-law and a top White House adviser, during the 2016 election campaign.
Donald Trumps Team Wiping Their Electronic Devices in Case They Have to Give Evidence
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, corruption, cover-up )

Rob
- 12 hours ago - independent.co.uk
Allegations come just weeks after government lawyers ordered presidents aides to preserve materials that could be connected to Russian interference in 2016 election.
Gorsuch May Fall Short of Votes Needed for Smooth Supreme Court Confirmation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, corruption, nominations )

Rob
- 13 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Trumps Supreme Court nominee, may fall short of the votes needed for smooth passage in the Senate next week.
N 23 People Ask the Justice Department to Launch a Criminal Inquiry Into Its Chief, Jeff Sessions
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, corruption, cover-up )

Rob
- 13 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Nearly two dozen people from five states are accusing Attorney General Jeff Sessions of lying to the Senate Judiciary Committee about his communications with the Russian government and subsequently trying to cover up that lie.
Tell Congress: Pass the Access to Legal Counsel Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, access to legal counsel Act, Trump, racist right-wing government, violations, Civil Liberties, abuse, americans, corruption, government, republicans, usa )

Lone
- 16 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
No food, no water, no access to legal counsel. We canâEUR(TM)t let TrumpâEUR(TM)s racist right-wing government continue to violate our civil liberties.
Great Negotiator or Discredited Buffoon? Trump Can Not Be Both.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: incompetence to govern, corruption, republicans )

Rob
- 1 day ago - nationofchange.org
The Bannon/Trump/Navarro worldview endangers the economic health of the United States, the jobs of millions of Americans and the stability of Western democracies. Those hurt the most will be those with the fewest resources and transferable skills.
Obamacare and the GOP.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, propaganda, healthcare, ethics, propaganda, government, dishonesty, cover-up, lies )

Mitchell
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
The GOP had no reason to prepare a real replacement plan...here's why.
Do We Need to Investigate the Chief Investigator?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, republicans, propaganda )

Mitchell
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Devin Nunes has been acting a bit erratically, of late, no?
Climat Skeptics Schooled By the Military.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, propaganda, lies, dishonesty, ethics, government )

Mitchell
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Climate change seems to be related to political unrest!
   

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