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US Politics & Gov't

State of Michigan Say No to This Massive Corporate Giveaway! Stop Nestlé Now! PETITION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Michigan, Flint, water, Nestle, corporations, corporate greed, Evart )

Yusuf
- 15 hours ago - actions.sumofus.org
Tell the State of Michigan to say no to this massive corporate giveaway. Stop Nestlé now. #Michigan #Water #Nestle #Corporations #Greed #CorporateGreed
Top Prosecutor in Leonard Peltier Case Urges Clemency in 'Extraordinary' Move
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, usa, u.s., propaganda, politics, news, media, lies, government, freedoms, ethics, dishonesty, crime, cover-up, corruption, Leonard Peltier, clemency, US Attorney, freedom )

Darren
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
An open letter to Obama, penned by US attorney involved in the case against the Native American activist, is a stunning development in his bid for freedom
Center for Biological Diversity: 100-Day Trump Action Plan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: clean air, clean water, climate, wildlife, civil rights, reproductive rights, gender and racial equality, freedom of speech and religion )

Linda
- 13 hours ago - biologicaldiversity.org
Rather than waiting to see Donald Trump's plan for his first 100 days in office, the Center has drawn up our own to-do list for resistance during the earliest days of his term.
One NationâEUR(TM)s Malcolm Roberts Is in Denial About the Facts of Climate Change.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Australian Parliament, candidates, dishonesty, ethics, propaganda, politics )

Glennis
- 4 hours ago - theconversation.com
Our Governments Donald Trump of Australia, very interesting reading, they are an aplorable bunch of Senators.
In An Epic Final Speech, Joe Biden Warns the Progressive Democratic World Order Is at Risk of Collapse
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, obama, politics )

Cal
- 1 day ago - yahoo.com
Vice President Joe Biden delivered an epic final speech Wednesday to the elites at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland
Trump's Washington Hotel Draws Protesters --- And Ethics Concerns
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, conflict of interesst, ethics, dishonesty, government, usa, politics )

Cal
- 23 hours ago - npr.org
On Friday, when President-elect Donald Trump puts his hand on a Bible and takes the oath of office, he may very well be in violation of a lease on one of his premier hotels.
How Many Times Does Our Government Have To Lie To Us Before We Stop Believing Them?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: lies, government, nuclear power, conflict, Russia, USA, flimsy evidence )

Dandelion
- 21 hours ago - medium.com
Today we face a potential conflict with a nuclear power of far greater consequence on still more flimsy evidence than ever before. All of which leaves us to ask ourselves, Are we sure we want to go there, again?
Democrats Split Between Wealthy Donors Vs. Sanders Progressives
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 3rd Way Democrats, wealthy donors, working class, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders )

Dandelion
- 22 hours ago - observer.com
One side wants to address the issues facing middle-class Americans, while the other wants to market themselves as liberal while relying on elite donors.
8 Inauguration Humiliations Donald Trump Has Endured
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: buffoon, ineptitude, inauguration )

Rob
- 10 hours ago - alternet.org
In addition to trying to destroy civilization through sheer will and profound ineptitude, Donald Trumps hobbies now apparently include party planning.
Trump Team Prepares Dramatic Cuts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy )

Wayne
- 18 hours ago - thehill.com
Can Trump Say "Recession"? During the campaign, Trump told supporters to their faces he planned to drive the economy into a ditch and set it on fire. They cheered. Well, call the tow truck and get out the fire extinguishers. Here we go.
Donald Trump Is Getting the Nuclear Football
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, usa, war )

Rob
- 8 hours ago - nbcnews.com
Sometime before he is sworn in Friday, President elect Trump will sit down with the top military officers who control Americas massive military arsenal.
Democratic Party Rethink Gets $20 Million Injection
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: third way democrats, voters, corporate democrats, progressive wing, Bernie Sanders Democrats )

Dandelion
- 7 hours ago - politico.com
Before you get all excited you might want to read the article. Centrist think tank Third Way is launching a campaign to help Democrats reconnect with voters who abandoned them.
VIDEO: Foreclosure King Mnuchin Put On Defensive at Senate Hearing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy, usa, wall street, U.S. Senate hearing, foreclosures, Steven Mnuchin, money, news, ethics, corporate )

Jess
- 4 hours ago - commondreams.org
Mnuchin didn't mention the name of a single victim in his remarks," journalist David Dayen reports
It Can Happen Here
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: nationalism, populism, oppression, regression, backlash, Trump regime )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
The rise of a right-wing nationalist regime in the United States is now a realistic possibility.
Notorious Mercenary Erik Prince Is Advising Trump From the Shadows
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Jeremy Scahill. Erik Prince, Donald Trump )

Judy
- 1 day ago - theintercept.com
Erik Prince, America's most notorious mercenary, is lurking in the shadows of the incoming Trump administration.
Congress Has Info on Trump That Would Shock Americans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, ethics, criminality )

Rob
- 10 hours ago - alternet.org
Cummings sees a crisis of legitimacy coming down the pike.
CIA Reveals New Rules for Handling Information on Americans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: privacy rights, americans, freedoms )

Rob
- 9 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
The Obama administration has imposed new privacy restrictions on the CIA that are designed to limit its use of information on Americans.
Lewis Black on the Inauguration
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, corruption, ethics, government, lies, propaganda, republicans )

Mitchell
- 9 hours ago - alternet.org
Comedian Lewis black has a very interesting take on tomorrow's proceedings!
The Trump Resistance Plan: Step One
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, ethics, propaganda )

Rob
- 7 hours ago - billmoyers.com
The first step to resisting President-elect Trump is understanding how he and Kellyanne Conway deploy their Three Ds strategy: deflect, divert and distract.
The Obama Legacy: Top 10 Highlights (or Lowlights)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 4 hours ago - freedom-articles.toolsforfreedom.com
Although Obama was the first black president and its great to see some diversity at the top, there was not much else to celebrate in his tenure, which is teeming with examples of the expansion and abuse of executive power. He promised peace and delivered
The Obama Legacy: A Temporary Deformity of Black Minds on War and Peace
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 4 hours ago - blackagendareport.com
When Barack Obamas legacy is fully measured, it must include his role in eroding Black Americas historical position as the nations most anti-war constituency. He was a Pied Piper of war, and most of Black political leadership, as well as a portion of t
   

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