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US Politics & Gov't

MSNBC: Keep Lawrence O'Donnell on the Air --- Please Sign Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petition, Lawrence O'Donnell, The Last Word, MSNBC )

Lynn
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
MSNBC executives plan to cancel Lawrence O'Donnell highly-rated prime time television show "The Last Word" after his contract expires on June 4th.
Stop Animal Testing! PETITION: WARNING! DISTURBING AND DISTRESSING VIDEO IMAGES!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: United States, APHIS, Stop Animal Testing, change.org )

RosieVBus
- 1 day ago - change.org
Animal Testing. Two words that are slowly making their debut into media and alerting the world into what kind of brutality goes on in supposedly regulated laboratories. Companion animals and others facing daily torture.
Betsy DeVos: If States Discriminate Against LGBTQ Students, It's Cool By Me
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: : Betsy DeVos, US Education Secretary, discrimination, LGBTQ students, state education funding )

Judy
- 17 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said Wednesday that states should have the flexibility to decide whether schools can discriminate against LGBTQ students -- even if those schools get federal money
Paul Krugman: Republicans Are Stripping Our Freedoms One By One
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: liberty, right-wingers, conservatives, oligarchy, plutocracy, austerity, public assistance, human rights, civil rights, greed )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Americans are creeping along the road to serfdom, yoked to corporate employers.
DHS Secretary Kelly: Don't Hire Sheriff Clarke! (PETITION - Please Sign)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Department of Homeland Security, Secretary Kelly, white supremacist, Milwaukee, Sheriff David Clarke, deaths, prison, poor record, vetting process )

Evelyn
- 8 hours ago - somos.presente.org
Clarke is incompetent, corrupt, and a mouthpiece for white supremacists! He is unfit for any office and needs to face criminal charges for the human rights abuses and deaths at his jail!
The Check In: Draining the Swamp   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Seth Meyers, The Check In, presidential promises, Donald Trump, draining the swamp, lobbyists, interest groups )

Evelyn
- 23 hours ago - youtu.be
Seth checks in on how President Trump's campaign promise to drain the Washington, D.C. swamp of insiders, lobbyists and special interest groups is going
Melania Keeps Refusing to Hold Donald's Tiny Hand
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Melania Trump, holding hands, refuses to hold hands, President, First Lady )

Philippa
- 16 hours ago - msn.com
Only yesterday a clip of Melania Trump appearing to swat away the hand of the President bagged Haaretz a whopping 80,000 retweets.
Republican Candidate Charged With Assault After 'Body-Slamming' Guardian Reporter
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Montana, Republican Greg Gianforte, assault on reporter )

Judy
- 7 hours ago - theguardian.com
"He got on me and I think he hit me ... This is the strangest thing that has ever happened to me in reporting on politics."
Obama Intel Agency Secretly Conducted Illegal Searches on Americans for Years
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NSA, Obama, abuse, crime, corruption, constitution )

Sandra
- 2 hours ago - circa.com
The National Security Agency under former President Barack Obama routinely violated American privacy protections. Once top-secret documents chronicle some of the most serious constitutional abuses to date by the U.S. intelligence community.
For Unity
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: democrats, corruption, republicans, economy, congress, media )

Timothy
- 17 hours ago - writerscafe.org
When there is unity of purpose like the message of Senator Sanders and the progressive message he brought into last years election is that plan of direction which will unite this country.
THE REPUBLIC HAS FALLEN: THE DEEP STATE'S PLOT TO TAKE OVER AMERICA HAS SUCCEEDED
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Deep State, military-industrial complex, fascism, US Corp., CIA )

Ellyn
- 16 hours ago - fourwinds10.com
The American system of representative government has been overthrown by a profit-driven, militaristic corporate state bent on total control and global domination through the imposition of martial law here at home and by fomenting wars abroad.
Here Are the 66 Programs Eliminated in Trump's Budget
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump budget, fiscal 2018 budget proposal )

Judy
- 8 hours ago - thehill.com
Here are the programs the administration wants on the chopping block.
Socialism in America Is Closer Than You Think
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., republicans, propaganda, media, lies, government, freedoms, ethics, dishonesty, democrats, corruption, Socialism, Capitalism, public, ownership,  Gar Alperovitz )

Darren
- 9 hours ago - thenation.com
Experiments with public ownership are thriving across the country. The challenge is to link them and scale them up.
   

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