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US Politics & Gov't

Open Thread - 8/18/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

TomCat
- 19 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 5 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown). If you would like me to send you cards with links to my articles, add me as a friend. This is my only article today.
Friday [Fun]: Charlottesville Potpourri
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alt-Left, Alt-Right, Charlottesville, Heather Heyer, KKK, neo Nazis, Unite the Right, Virginia, White Supremacists )

Joanne
- 15 hours ago - politicsplus.org
A post on TomCat's blog by SoINeedAName. Bringing some seriousness, and some humor, to a very serious subject.
Documentary on Charlottesville Is Really Worth Watching
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Vice documentary, KKK, Neo Nazi, Charlottesville, Virginia, scary, violence, alt right, unite the right rally )

Dandelion
- 20 hours ago - vox.com
If there was any doubt about what kind of person went to protest in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend, Vice News documentary should put those questions to rest.
ACT NOW: DonâEUR(TM)t Let Trump Censor Climate Science!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, climate science, Climate Change, americans, corruption, dishonesty, government, republicans, usa )

Lone
- 18 hours ago - act.nrdc.org
Tell President Trump to release this bombshell report without interference or delay, and to take action now to fight the urgent threat of climate change.
Trump's Chief Strategist Steve Bannon Fired - CNNPolitics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: White House, Steve Bannon, fired, resignation, politics )

Kalliope
- 22 hours ago - edition.cnn.com
President Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon has been fired, two White House officials told CNN Friday. A source told CNN that Bannon was given the option to resign but was forced out. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders con
Historic Court Settlement Reached On Behalf Of CIA Torture Victims
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CIA Torture, Court Settlement for Victims, abuse, bush, cheney, constitution, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, GoodNews, government, iraq, lies, media, military, news, politics, u.s., usa, war )

Fiona
- 15 hours ago - informationclearinghouse.info
Two victims of the CIAâEUR(TM)s torture program have reached a historic legal settlement with the contract psychologists who designed and helped implement it. The U.S. government has never publicly compensated any of the men tortured in CIA custody.
The BizarreFar Right Billionaire Behind Bannon & Trump's Presidency
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, ethics, government, propaganda, republicans, politics, news, media, u.s., usa, elections, freedoms, crime )

Jolene
- 1 hour ago - therealnews.com
Story of the Billionaire who turned Trumps campaign around and is responsible for his winning.
   

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