The US government is about to handover a beautiful stretch of national forest held sacred by the local Apache tribe -- to a giant foreign mining company. ItâEUR(TM)s a national disgrace, but if we come together now we have a real chance to block the mine.
In a major setback to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear capability, the US has agreed to drop its key demand to inspect Iran*s nuclear sites. Israel*s PM slammed this as having gone from a *bad deal* to a *worse deal*
The children HAVE to learn Arabic. The Arab Lobby is trying to introduce Islamic studies, Arabic and mandatory visits to mosques where children have to wear Muslim garb and try Muslim prayer. Muslim children are not required for other religions
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These days Obama following the law would be news. Obama not following the law is just business as usual. So this is another case of Obama doing what he can to help terrorists while ignoring the limits on his powers.
On Monday, the Supreme Court upheld the use of the drug midazolam for lethal injections in a 5-4 decision that pitted the five conservative justices against the four liberal ones.Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who wrote her own dissent, argued that the use of
Big Telecom's allies in Congress have slipped language into a 158-page government-funding bill that would take away these Net Neutrality protections we all fought so hard to win. It's nothing less than a sneak attack on Net Neutrality.
House Appropriations Committee has approved a Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Bill for Fiscal Year 2016 that includes multiple attacks on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and its ability to carry on its important work.
Police say she was holding a knife. Police in Massachusetts mistakenly attempted to barge into the wrong home Thursday afternoon. During their blunder, police offended the homeowner, 88-year-old Phyllis Stankiewicz.
The SCOTUS score is 3 to 2 rulings in favor of progressive causes. What a surprise! We only have to tweak the EPA requirements and remove the Death Penalty in the rest of the states and we will have 100% reform...peace.
The largest agreement is also the least heralded: the 51-nation Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA). The deal would liberalize global trade of services. TiSA would restrict how governments can manage their public laws through an effective regulatory cap. I
Apache are preparing to lead a national caravan to DC to demand repeal of the Oak Flat land swap, where Arizona Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake gave Apache sacred land to the foreign corporation Resolution Copper