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US Politics & Gov't

Tell the Senate to Stand Up to the NRA on Ebola
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ebola, petitions, health, Surgeon Gneral, Vivek Murthy, NRA )

- 22 hours ago -
With Fox News spewing blatant misinformation with a shameful "racial component" to whip Americans into a frenzy about the Ebola virus, it would be useful to have a high-ranking public health official who could calmly and authoritatively communicate...
Why Anyone in the South Would Continue to Vote Republican After Seeing This Map Defies Logic
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ignorance, republicans, oppression, depression, racism, dishonesty, corruption, bushadministration, abuse, bush, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, housing, healthcare, ethics, elections )

- 19 hours ago -
We all know that life is miserable under a republican, we hate you congress but all these people know is republican oppression and welfare!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion, NARAL, Hulu, ads, censorship, petitions )

- 22 hours ago -
Hulu has rejected (twice!) an ad that educates voters about an anti-abortion ballot measure in Colorado because they say it's "political" and "controversial." But Hulu airs political ads all the time. It's outrageous that they're singling out one about..
Tell the Senate to Pass Five Anti-Trafficking Bills | TAKE ACTION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Senate, five anti-trafficking bills, exploited children, Covenant House, petition )

- 22 hours ago -
While many people assume that the sex trafficking of children is an international issue, you probably know this is FALSE. In reality, the trafficking industry is deeply rooted in the underbelly of American society.
DHS Official Caught Selling US Citizenship to Illegals
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Immigration, Citizenship, undocumented, amnesty )

- 1 day ago -
"Nguyen was, as one person put it, holding a fire sale on US citizenship. She was caught selling citizenship and legal residency status papers to illegals for thousands of dollars."
Borowitz Report(Tomber Humor) - New Texas Law Would Require Candidates for Governor to Show Proof of I.Q.- The New Yorker
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: humor, society, government, politics )

- 1 hour ago -
AUSTIN (The Borowitz Report) -- A controversial new bill in the Texas House of Representatives would require those running for governor to show proof of the minimum I.Q. necessary to perform the duties of the office.
Report: 21 US Cities Restrict Sharing Food With Homeless People | Al Jazeera America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, food, hungry, homeless, poor, poverty, housing, starving, destitute, charity, aid, welfare, support, human rights )

- 16 hours ago -
So why does the US government send food aid overseas, if they dont want to feed hungry people at home?
U.S. Humanitarian Aid Going to ISIS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 2 hours ago -
Not only are foodstuffs, medical supplies--even clinics--going to ISIS, the distribution networks are paying ISIS 'taxes' and putting ISIS people on their payrolls.
Tomgram: Karen Greenberg, Will The US Go To
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, usa, military, propaganda, lies, dishonesty, health, disease, safety, protection, africa, world, HumanRights, freedoms )

- 5 minutes ago -
Sometimes, if you want to catch the essence of a moment, however, grim, you need to turn to humor. Recently, the New Yorker's resident satirist Andy Borowitz produced one of his patented fake news stories that began this way: "The president of CNN Worldwi
Vote All You Want. The Secret Government Won't Change.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 2 hours ago -
The people we elect aren't the ones calling the shots, says Tufts University's Michael Glennon. Though it's a bedrock American principle that citizens can steer their own government by electing new officials, Glennon suggests that in practice, much of our
Afghan Opium Production At 'All Time High' Following $7.6 Billion U.S. Counter-Narcotics Campaign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 31 minutes ago -
Cultivation of the poppy plant in Afghanistan has reached an "all time high" following the over decade long U.S. Counter-narcotics campaign, according to government oversight investigators.
33 Police Officers Fire 600 Bullets Into Car Knowing It Contained a Hostage
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 13 minutes ago -
"You do not riddle a vehicle with 600 shots, by 33 people, knowing there is an innocent person inside."
Video Shows Officer Coaxing Friendly Pets Closer With Kissing Noises Before Opening Fire
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 5 minutes ago -
Body-cam video shows how an officer coaxed a family dog toward him with friendly kissing sounds before raising his weapon and firing.

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