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TELL OUR GOVERNMENT: BAN ASSAULT WEAPONS NOW
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control laws, violence, terrorism, republicans, government, politics, ethics, constitution )

Beverly
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
Assault weapons have no place in our cities and towns. No place on our streets.
Hillary and My Vaginal Vote: Best Identity Politics Ever!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Hillary Clinton, feminist vote, humor )

Judy
- 1 day ago - mrzine.monthlyreview.org
"VOTE FOR CLINTON, DON'T BE A CHUMP / SHE'LL START WORLD WAR III BUT SHE'S SANER THAN TRUMP!"
Elizabeth Warren Tells It Straight About Donald Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, ethics, dishonesty, government, Govtfearmongering, lies, republicans, candidates, corruption, politics )

Gene
- 1 day ago - facebook.com
This is a piece Elizabeth filmed for MoveOn, just a few minutes but in it she lays bare all that Donald Trump is and is not. This is the kind of character our politicians should have. Donald Trump does not. But Elizabeth certainly does.
TELL SENATE MINORITY LEADER HARRY REID: REMOVE SENATOR JON TESTER AS CHAIR OF DSCC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, corruption, ethics, government, politics, Gun Control Hypocrisy )

Beverly
- 1 day ago - csgv.org
In voting against universal background checks, Senator Tester defied the will of his constituents
DEMAND CONGRESSIONAL REPUBLICANS PASS COMMON-SENSE GUN LAWS!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: violence, gun control laws, americans, congress, constitution, ethics, government, politics )

Beverly
- 1 day ago - action.dccc.org
Republicans think they can go home and avoid this historic push for gun reform.
Here Is What We Want
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: we want, Bernie Sanders, economic justice, end greed, end monopolistic practices, illegal behavior )

Dandelion
- 23 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
We want an economy that is not based on uncontrollable greed, monopolistic practices and illegal behavior. We want an economy that protects the human needs and dignity of all people children, the elderly, the sick, working people and the poor. We want -
The Empire Files Puerto Rico's Debt to It's Oppressors (Part 1) #AbbyMartin   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, Abby Martin, journalism, Latin America, Puerto RIco, colonialism )

Yusuf
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Puerto RicoâEUR(TM)s massive debt has been discussed at length in Congress and the media, all omitting the most important fact: the history of being a colonial subject for over 500 years, still owned and controlled by the United States.
Friday Fun - A Week to Be Proud for Being a Democrat
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control, Rep. John Lewis, Rep. Katherine Clark, Sit-in )

Lynn
- 3 hours ago - politicsplus.org
This past week is one for the books - a week Democrats proudly asserted themselves by focusing attention on the travesty of our lax (virtually non-existent?) gun regulations (Thanks, NRA) with their sit-in in the House Chamber.
House Dems End Gun Control Sit-In After 26 Hours
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Gun Control, sit-in, US Congress, Democrats, John Lewis, Orlando )

Fiona
- 13 hours ago - portside.org
âEUR~We are going to win this struggleâEUR(TM) says John Lewis in vowing to continue fight after July Fourth recess as Republicans signal they will still oppose reform."
Personal Update âEUR"-6/24/2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, personal )

TomCat
- 3 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, and a homemade cartoon (shown). If you would like me to send you cards with links to my articles, add me as a friend.
President Obama Designates First National LGBT Monument at the Site of Stonewall
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: President Obama, LGBT, monument )

Dave
- 3 hours ago - dailykos.com
The new Stonewall National Monument will protect the area where, on June 28, 1969, a communityâEUR(TM)s uprising in response to a police raid sparked the modern LGBT civil rights movement in the United State
PATTERN OF FALSE ACCUSATIONS AGAINST HILLARY
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, dishonesty, lies, media, politics, propaganda, usa )

Jan
- 12 hours ago - pressherald.com
ANY controversy around Hillary Clinton is part of a well-established pattern.
States Are Stepping Up for WomenâEUR(TM)s Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women's rights, reproductive rights, reproductive health, contraception, family planning and health services )

Suzanne
- 1 day ago - populationgrowth.org
It's easy to think that the U.S. is taking many steps backwards on women's reproductive rights and health, but several states are making great strides in supporting women. From Maryland to California, take a peek at the progress taking place.
PLEDGE TO VOTE AGAINST ANY REPRESENTATIVE WHO OPPOSES GUN CONTROL
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control laws, congress, usa, terrorism, republicans, politics, government, ethics, corruption, constitution )

Beverly
- 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every day without reform of our gun laws is another day people are killed by guns. Let lawmakers know that if they don't support gun control now, then come November, we will find someone new who does.
Here Are 5 Bombshell Revelations That Show Trump's Campaign Is a Massive Con Job
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP, Republicans, Presidential candidates, Donald Trump, elections, campaigns )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
From only $1.3 million cash in hand to an ad agency that sounds suspiciously Mad Men-esque.
Why So Many Evangelicals Find Donald Trump Irresistible
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP, Republicans, candidates, Presidential campaign, right-wingers )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Powerful, sexist, war-mongering, and in need of constant attention, Trump is an awful lot like the God of the Old Testament.
Bernie Sanders Says He Will Vote For Clinton (Still No Endorsement, Though)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, democrats, politics )

Rob
- 3 hours ago - npr.org
Bernie Sanders says he will vote for Clinton, but still wont endorse her. He wants her to back a $15 minimum wage and tuition free state college.
Thomas Frank on Clinton & Democratic Establishment: What Ever Happened to the Party of the People?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, lies, war, media, dishonesty, ethics, corruption, elections, congress, democrats, propaganda )

Wilde
- 59 minutes ago - democracynow.org
Welcome to DN!, Thomas Frank. You write that, well, it's-the problem with establishment Democrats is not that they have been bribed by Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and others,but that long ago they determined to supplant the GOP as the party of Wall St.
   

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