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US Politics & Gov't

Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA ~ VIDEO ATTACHED
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: PBS Video, Americans, NRA, power, gun laws, gun control, gun lobby, government, dishonesty, ethics, corruption, republicans, freedoms, abuse, politics, media )

- 8 hours ago -
Tonight on many PBS stations, don't miss an encore presentation of Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA ~ veteran filmmaker Michael Kirk's investigation of the NRA, its political evolution and influence, and how it has consistently succeeded in ...
Jewish Voice for Peace: Fighting BDS Doesn't Fly With Us! PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Jewish Voice for Peace, JVP, freedoms, human rights, ethics, Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions, BDS, politics, mega-donors, presidential candidates )

- 1 day ago -
We are appalled by attacks on the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement. Whether motivated by the desires of your donors or not, standing against this ethical, nonviolent movement working for justice and equality puts you at odds with fast-growing
A Federal Judge Just Struck Down Idaho Law Against Secretly Videotaping Animal Abuse on Farms
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ag gag rule, Judge Lynn Winmill, Idaho, unconstitutional, victory, protection of animals )

- 4 hours ago -
Judge Winmill declared the law unconstitutional in his decision stating that its only purpose is to limit and punish those who speak out on topics relating to the agricultural industry, striking at the heart of important First Amendment values.
Koch Brothers' New Mantra: #RichLivesMatter
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Koch Bros, weekend retreat, #RichLivesMatter, big donors )

- 1 day ago -
It's time we all embraced the most unappreciated civil rights issue of our time.
Lies My History Teacher Told Me. Why Americans Believe That Bombing Hiroshima Was Necessary.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention, Crimes Against Humanity )

Walter L
- 1 day ago -
We historically-illiterate Americans are blocked, again and again, from learning historical truths about the American Empire
John Oliver Exposes the Disturbing Way Congress Governs Washington, DC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, democracy, congress, usa, republicans, propaganda, news, media, lies, government, ethics, dishonesty, corruption, constitution, congress, vote )

- 1 day ago -
The U.S. is the only democracy in the world that fails to give residents of its capital a vote in Congress.
DonâEUR(TM)t Delay Overtime Pay | Economic Policy Institute
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, congress, ethics, dishonesty, lies, republicans, politics )

- 1 day ago -
If these corporate lobbyists succeed, theyâEUR(TM)ll stop the new overtime pay rules from taking effect before the holidays. PLEASE SIGN !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Our "Merciful" Ending to the "Good War" Or How Patriotism Means Never Having To Say You're Sorry
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, usa, terrorism, propaganda, lies, politics, dishonesty, ethics, military, media, crime, cover-up )

- 9 hours ago -
Will an American president ever offer a formal apology? Will our country ever regret the dropping of "Little Boy" and "Fat Man," those two bombs that burned hotter than the sun? Will it absorb the way they instantly vaporized thousands of victims, incine
EXCLUSIVE: The Restrictions Journalists Agreed To In Order To Attend The Koch Brothers' Conference
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, elections, candidates, politics, republicans, Koch Brothers' Conference, ethics, corruption, dishonesty, news, media, abuse )

- 7 hours ago -
ThinkProgress obtained a copy of the conditions sent by Freedom Partners to reporters. These included demands that reporters "not report on anyone's attendance at the event unless you are specifically granted an interview request.
11 Things You'Ll Probably Hear During The First GOP Debate That Are Totally False
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, elections, candidates, republicans, GOP Debate, dishonesty, lies, ethics, corruption, politics, propaganda, government, abuse )

- 7 hours ago -
While they may surprise America with some never-before-heard attacks, new misinformed arguments or gross generalizations, it's not hard to predict most of their likely talking points. Here are 11 lies youâEUR(TM)ll likely hear the candidates say at some ...
[Watch] Neil Young Releases Mini-Documentary Exposing Monsanto And The Dark Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Corporatocracy, Environment, Health )

Walter L
- 12 hours ago -
Neil Young bravely takes on Monsanto again by releasing the short film Seeding Fear.
Chris Christie: Exxon's Lobbying Firm Donated To His Super PAC As Governor Pushed For New Jersey Environmental Settlement
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Chris Christie, Exxon settlement in NJ, corruption, ethics )

- 1 day ago -
The donation to the super PAC from Exxon's lobbying firm is "not surprising," said Democratic State Sen. Raymond Lesniak, who has led the charge to block the settlement. "If the judge approves Christie's settlement, Exxon will walk out with a check,"...
Jimmy Carter: American Democracy Has Been Subverted Into An 'Oligarchy' With 'Unlimited Political Bribery'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, wealth, Congress, Democrats, Republicans, Citizens United )

- 1 day ago -
The incumbents, Democrats, and Republicans, look upon this unlimited money as a great benefit to themselves.
Bernie Sanders Wins Volunteers, One Taco At A Time
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, House Party, Taco Truck, Latin Times, Latino, Hispanic )

- 1 day ago -
Around a dozen watch-parties were scheduled near where I live in East Hollywood. One in particular caught my attention. Location: The taco truck on the southwest corner of Melrose & Western.
How America Became An Oligarchy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Central Banking, Corporatocracy, Fascism, Imperialism, Economic Collapse )

Walter L
- 12 hours ago -
According to a new study from Princeton University, American democracy no longer exists. Using data from over 1,800 policy initiatives from 1981 to 2002, researchers Martin Gilens and Benjamin Page concluded that rich, well-connected individuals on the po
The Palestinian Nakba: From Napoleon to Ben-Gurion
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Palestinian Nakba, occupation, siege of Gaza, end all U.S. aid to Israel, oppression, racism-zionism, Palestinian human rights, settlement building, settler violence, landthefts, justice, Palestinian human rights violations, ICC, media, freedoms, politics )

- 10 hours ago -
The word has not only come to symbolize the tragedy that befell Palestinians in 1948, but also of the trials and tribulations the people of Palestine continue to endure under Israel's decades-long occupation.
Tell the Senate to Protect Your Right to Know: Oppose the DARK Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: safety, protection, healthcare, Body-Mind-Spirit, humans, nutrition, risks, government, congress, ethics )

- 7 hours ago -
Tell the Senate to protect your right to know: Oppose the DARK Act
John Kasich Is In, Rick Perry Is Out in First Republican Debate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, politics, republicans, GOP debate, Fox News, news )

- 6 hours ago -
The others included in the lineup are Donald J. Trump, former Gov. Jeb Bush, Gov. Scott Walker, Senator Marco Rubio, Senator Ted Cruz of, Senator Rand Paul, Ben Carson, former Gov. Mike Huckabee and Gov. Chris Christie.
Cybersecurity Bill Could 'Sweep Away' Internet Users' Privacy, Agency Warns (CISA)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, crime, dishonesty, ethics, government, u.s. )

- 5 hours ago -
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on Monday said a controversial new surveillance bill could sweep away "important privacy protections", a move that bodes ill for the measure's return to the floor of the Senate this week.
Michael Moore Is About to Surprise America With Major New Documentary on the American Empire- Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, military, media, propaganda, lies, iraq, dishonesty, cover-up, corruption, ethics, politics, congress, economy )

- 4 hours ago -
Moore will premiere his new film 'Where To Invade Next' at the Toronto Film Festival in September.
President Obama's War on Truth Tellers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: democrats, corruption, cover-up, lies, news, obama, politics, terrorism, war, media, propaganda, abuse, crime, dishonesty )

Cheryl A.
- 4 hours ago -
"No administration has waged a more aggressive war against truth tellers than Obama"...peace.
Progress - A YouTube Video By Bernie Sanders Campaign   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, Progress, Civil Rights, Issues )

- 18 hours ago -
Five minute introduction to Bernie Sanders and issues
US Supports Egyptian Tyranny
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State, Imperialist Intervention, Crimes Against Humanity )

Walter L
- 13 hours ago -
EgyptâEUR(TM)s ruling junta is an illegitimate coup dâEUR(TM)etat fascist dictatorship. In June, Human Rights Watch HRW accused its self-anointed strongman General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi a US War College graduate of flagrant abuses of human rights since seizing p
Planned Parenthood, Modern-Day Eugenics and the American Holocaust
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Propaganda, Eugenics )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago -
While some people are alarmed or appalled by what the Planned Parenthood videos have revealed, few would ever suspect the progression pattern and how these altruistic social expressions finally evolve into law. This means in plain language that at some po
64 Nations Say No to GMO, Yet US Govt Nears Illegal GMO Labeling
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, freedoms, healthcare, obama, GMOS )

- 1 day ago -
The WHO has already declared that five of the major chemical herbicides used to grow GMO crops are either likely or definitely cancerous, yet the USA still makes secret trade deals that would allow biotech to push their genetically modified âEUR~foodâEUR(TM)
Snowden Revelation Confirms Existence of ECHELON Surveillance System
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: spy, nsa, dishonesty, government, corruption )

- 13 hours ago -
ECHELON was reportedly first planned with the establishment of the national security state in 1947 and codified in a treaty signed by the governments of the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
Farrakhan: Retaliation.. If the Federal Government Won't Intercede - #JusticeOrElse!   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, terrorism, troops, SupremeCourt, media, military, news, obama, politics, propaganda, Govtfearmongering, ethics, freedoms, government, crime, democrats, dishonesty, elections, economy, congress, constitution, corruption, cover-up, candidates, ame )

- 3 hours ago -
Inciting more than just a riot or riots. Here's proof,this person intends overthrowing America! Black does not excuse this,it is merely a cover to get it's own Ways& not the ways people thinking of

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