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US Politics & Gov't

Cliven Bundy's Justifiable Defiance: Part I
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, obama, obamaadministration, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, lies, news, politics, propaganda, usa, Cliven Bundy )

Carol
- 6 hours ago - capitalismmagazine.com
On a morning In April, 1775, the British army, based in Boston, Massachusetts, set out to seize and/or destroy caches of arms and powder stockpiled by colonists in anticipation of trouble with the Crown.
Stop State From Allowing Texting While Driving - ForceChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Dan
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Distracted driving has caused hundreds of thousands of injuries and fatalities in recent years. Condemn the Mississippi State Legislature for failing to save lives by choosing not to enact a ban on texting while driving
'Outrageous Scandal': Medicaid Paid $12M for Deceased People in Illinois
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, obama, obamaadministration, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, dishonesty, government, healthcare, lies, fraud, usa )

Carol
- 23 hours ago - foxnewsinsider.com
Rep. Peter Roskam (R-Ill.) went "On The Record" to discuss newly released documents that reveal that Medicaid paid $12 million for medical services for deceased people.
America Needs a Real Budget, NOT the Ryan Plan ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ryan budget, Americans, economy, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, republicans, government, politics, lies )

Carrie
- 10 hours ago - stoptheryanplan.com
The Ryan Plan isn't a serious budget. It's a partisan document filled with Koch brother, special interest priorities -- and it just passed for the fourth year in a row.
How Fleet Street's Finest Defeated Israel's Gulf War Censorship
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedom of the press, Israel gag order, censorship, Israeli government, New York Times, journalists, targeting, Media reports, media blackout, press card, harassment, arrests, freedom of travel, Fleet Street, Gulf War, violation of international low )

Jess
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
My posting yesterday, "New York Times obeys Israeli gag order over journalist's arrest", mentioned the fact that journalists working in Israel are expected to sign a censorship document in order to obtain a press card.
The Long Life of Child Pornography
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: child pornography, law, SupremeCourt, crime, ethics, government, constitution )

Carrie
- 8 hours ago - bloombergview.com
Today the court bent the legal force field again in a child-pornography case, allowing victims to recover damages not from those who created or distributed the pornography but from those who viewed it.
Disturbing Facts About the U.S. and Maternity Leave
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Maternity Leave U.S )

Ashley
- 3 hours ago - pewresearch.org
Saudi Arabia, China, and Russia offer more maternity leave than the U.S. Read this article to learn more and possibly consider signing this petition. http://action.usaction.org/p/dia/action3/commo n/public/?action_KEY=617&track=PC_201404&tag=20140 4
38 Republicans Back Sen. Ron Johnson's Executive Overreach Lawsuit
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, obama, obamaadministration, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, dishonesty, ethics, government, lies, politics, propaganda, usa )

Carol
- 1 hour ago - rightwingnews.com
Obama is writing his OWN laws and trying to circumvent Congress. Senator Ron Johnson has filed a suit against it.
Long Past Time For Truths On Iraq War and Terror War
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: iraq, lies, media, americans, bush, bushadministration, cheney, congress, Govtfearmongering, crime, dishonesty, corruption, cover-up, republicans, terrorism, war )

James
- 1 day ago - iraqwarinquiries.blogspot.com
It is time to stop hiding the truth about why we went to war in Iraq Apr 22, 2014 - Tony Blair's former Attorney General Lord Morris says the unacceptable delay in publishing the findings of Sir John Chilcot's inquiry is a national scandal
The DOJ Wants to Hack Your Webcam
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Government, Department of Justice, #PoliceState, #SurveillanceState, Domestic Spying, Webcams, Right to Privacy, Transparency, Government )

Brian
- 11 hours ago - truth-out.org
"Whether the proposed changes are adopted will depend in part on how much sun these deliberations see as they make their way to Congressional bodies, and how much rancor greets their consideration. For now, keep your eyes open."
Massive New Fraud Coverup: How Banks Are Pillaging Homes -- While the Government Watches
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Mortgage Fraud, Fraud, Banks, Eric Holder, justice department, President Obama, Housing, Loans, lenders, Attorney General, Housing bubble, bank of new york, Deutsche Bank, US bank )

Brian
- 11 hours ago - salon.com
"When financial crimes go unpunished, the root problem of fraud never gets fixed -- and these are the consequences."
What You Should Know About FBI's Giant Biometric Database
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, ethics, cover-up, abuse, economy, lies, propaganda, politics, media, crime )

Wild
- 8 hours ago - alternet.org
The FBI's Next Generation Identification is expected to house 52 million photos searchable by face recognition technology by next year.
US Blesses Egyptian Repression With Apache Attack Helicopters
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Foreign Policy, President, Obama, Administration, War Mongering, Destabilizing, Middle East, Militarism, Weapons, Apache Gunships, Egypt, Military Junta, Popular Resistance, Uprising )

Brian
- 11 hours ago - commondreams.org
"Despite worsening human rights record by military-backed government, Obama administration approves shipment of Apache gunships."
The Revolt of the Cities
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GoodNews, cities, progressive issues )

Libramoon
- 10 hours ago - popularresistance.org
In one major city after another, newly elected officials are planning to raise the minimum wage or enact ordinances boosting wages in developments that have received city assistance.
   

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