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It Always Was Unpatriotic
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse of power, National Security )

- 10 hours ago -
See 1st comment.
Sign Up to Take WEEKLY ACTION Against Fast Track !
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, NO. FAST.TRACK. for TPP )

- 11 hours ago -
We are asking you to sign up for an elite group of Citizens Trade Campaign supporters who agree to contact their Representative weekly - either until they commit to you to oppose Fast Track or we have won the fight nationally. Consistent pressure !
Open Thread - 5/23/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

- 10 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, crime, healthcare, military, propaganda, troops, war )

- 21 hours ago -
Read the whole petition. I heard from news: This happened in a small town in USA, There was a ruction against all things which happen in USA all the time. Police was against the people with assault riffles and stings??? (((((((THAT IS WAR!)))))))
Tell the Senate to Vote NO on the Fast Track, Monsanto's Secret Trade Deal - Make a Call!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: TPP fast track, monsanto, dishonesty, GMO Labeling, politics )

- 1 day ago -
SENATE VOTE IS TAKING PLACE THIS AFTERNOON: We need your help TODAY to stop the Fast Track on Monsanto's secret trade deal. The Senate is expected to vote this afternoon! Last week, a 65 to 33 cloture vote in the Senate ended debate on the TPP Fast Track
TAKE ACTION: Tell the GOP Presidential Candidates: Draw the Line With Your Pandering
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gop, Gun Ownership, Larry Pratt, Radical Right )

- 16 hours ago -
Gun Owners of America and its executive director Larry Pratt deal in dangerous conspiracy theories and violent rhetoric. Appealing to far-right base voters is one thing, but these are dangerous radicals.
Dickipedia: Mitch McConnell
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Mitch McConnell, republicans, congress, ethics, media, humour )

- 1 day ago -
Dickipedia is "The HuffPost Show"'s comprehensive wiki of dicks. Addison Mitchell "Mitch" McConnell Jr. is a lawyer, a senior U.S. Senator from Kentucky, the new Senate majority leader and a dick. VIDEO and humour
CA Attorney General Harris: Secure Justice for Yuvette Henderson and Appoint a Special Prosecutor | ColorOfChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Anti Police Terror Project, petition, CA Attorney General, Kamala Harris, police killing, Yuvette Henderson, Alameda )

- 1 day ago -
Anti Police-Terror Project are calling on CA Attorney General Kamala Harris to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the police killing of Yuvette Henderson. Will you join them to help? Why was a mother shot with assault weapons in a Home Depot?
New Trial Likely for Man Convicted of Killing Intern Chandra Levy - The Washington Post
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, ethics, dishonesty, lies, media, politics, propaganda, abuse, crime, cover-up )

- 10 hours ago -
The man convicted in the 2001 killing of federal intern Chandra Levy is likely to get a new trial after prosecutors on Friday dropped their long-standing opposition to defense efforts to have a new jury hear the case.
North Carolina County Drops Israeli Occupation Profiteer G4S ~ TEXT and AUDIO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Durham County North Carolina, security, G4S, BDS, government, ethics, Israel, Palestine, news, freedoms )

- 9 hours ago -
Durham County,North Carolina recently voted to drop the British security firm G4S over its role in prisons across the US, at Guantanamo Bay and its ongoing contracts with the Israeli military and IsraelâEUR(TM)s prison systems.
JVP to Obama: 'Shared Values' Means Opposing Israel's Systematic Discrimination Against Non-Jews
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama, Israel, Palestine, 'two-state solution', American Jews, JVP, ethics, freedoms, politics, government, news )

- 10 hours ago -
President Obama spoke about the U.S. commitment to Israel, the Iranian nuclear deal, and anti-Semitism at a Washington area synagogue to wild applause. Obama spoke often of "shared values" between U.S. progressives and Israel, linking his ...
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress to Say NO to Fast-Tracking Secret Trade Deals
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, Fast Track, TPP, secret trade deal )

- 10 hours ago -
Sign below and edit the letter as you wish to urge your congressional representatives to stop Fast Track for secret trade deals like the TPP.
Bernie Sanders on Maddow   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, candidates, constitution, democrats, elections, GoodNews, government, iraq, republicans )

- 2 hours ago -
Maddow interviews Bernie Sanders. If you want to know more about the character of Bernie Sanders, look at the video on my profile page. Thank you for comments, please forward.
As States Ready Disaster Plans, Feds Urge Them To Consider Climate Change
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Climate Change, Hurricane Season, Disaster Plans, Preparedness, Federal, State, Governments )

- 1 day ago -
The Atlantic hurricane season starts next month...a time when coastal states have their disaster plans at the ready. Now, the federal government wants states to consider the potential effects of climate change in those blueprints.
Google Patents Toys That Watch and Listen to Your Kids
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, ethics )

- 12 hours ago -
Worried about Google snooping on your Web browsing or email? That may be the least of the Internet giant's intrusions if this patent for sensor-packed dolls and toys ever gets put to use in your kids' room. Filed in 2012 but just published Thursday,
GOP Calls For 'Honoring' Troops By Funding A War Congress Won't Vote On
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, Americans, military, troops, war, dishonesty, ethics, government, politics, corruption, freedoms, republicans, news )

- 11 hours ago -
It's Memorial Day weekend, and congressional Republicans are using their weekly video address to the nation to call for "honoring our commitment" to U.S. troops. But they're making a curious argument on how to show that commitment:
The 'Taliban' in Our Midst - Lawrence B Wilkerson - Huffington Post
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, usa, terrorism, politics, military, ethics, abuse, propaganda, troops, religion, politics, culture )

- 5 hours ago -
Military officers who wear their religion on their sleeve are a danger to our country at any time, but especially after the terrorists attacks of September 11, 2001. Whether it's US Army Lieutenant General William G. Boykin telling his audience that "My
Witness: Branded a Troublemaker âEUR" RuthâEUR(TM)s Story
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ruth Riviera (not her real name) )

- 1 day ago -
During her nine years in the Army, she had been raped twice by fellow officers and twice groped and harassed in such a manner that she felt her dignity had been severely undermined.
Tech Companies Across USA Oppose TPP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, jobs, TPP, trade, outsourcing, unemployment, cover-up, economy, dishonesty, ethics, government, propaganda, lies, media, usa, SupremeCourt )

- 1 day ago -
America is losing the ability to manufacture and dumbing down its workforce by outsourcing. Plus, many Americans are being denied great jobs as they are sent out to help foreign governments prosper
Has the USA Been Experiencing a Worse Economy Than the Great Depression?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, poverty, jobs, wages, corruption, cover-up, ethics, dishonesty, economy, congress, lies, media, politics, propaganda, usa, socialsecurity, healthcare, healthcare, housing )

- 1 day ago -
Yes- it is much longer and began shortly after NAFTA was passed but is very cleverly masked by' safety net ' programs; instead of long food lines, people have EBT cards to hide food subsidies.
What You Need to Know About Avian Flu
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Avian Flu )

- 1 day ago -
Three states âEUR" Minnesota, Wisconsin and now IowaâEUR" have proclaimed a state of emergency, with millions of commercial birds believed to be infected by avian influenza.
Special Report: TPP Gives Obama Power To Destroy America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, government )

- 12 hours ago -
The TPP is global domination by a fascist cartel bent on enslaving the world. Now the Senate has given fast-track authority to Obama to implement this secret plan and set fire to our Constitution, rules of law and ultimately our liberty and way of life.
FBI Confesses Patriot Act Snooping Has Not Cracked A Single Case
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: PATRIOT Act, snafu, BS )

- 4 hours ago -
Patriot Act snooping another GOP government snafu!
Join the Military,Get Sexually Assaulted,Then Be Punished
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, rape, assault, corruption, crime, ethics, women, violence, sadness, safety, society, usa, congress, military, troops, usa )

- 3 hours ago -
What the hell is wrong with military leadership to allow this?
John Kasich Halts Union Rights for Home Health-Care, Child-Care Workers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: John Kasich, Governor, Ohio, Republican, Home Health Care, Child Care, Workers, Workers Rights, Union Rights )

- 16 minutes ago -
Independent home health-care and in-home child-care workers who do business with the state are no longer eligible for collective bargaining with the state, under an executive order issued by Gov. John Kasich. Time for a massive strike.

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