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Bernie Sanders IS The 2016 Peace Candidate. Feel the Bern.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders 2016, democratic presidential candidate )

Fiona
- 1 day ago - portside.org
On February 10, 2016, Peace ActionâEUR"the largest peace organization in the United StatesâEUR"announced its endorsement of Bernie Sanders for the Democratic nomination for President. Wonderful, hopeful article. Note, comment, forward please.
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies At 79
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SupremeCourt )

Pat
- 17 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead at a ranch in West Texas on Saturday.
2016 Democratic Superdelegates - Endorse, Cast Votes ONLY 4 Bernie Sanders for President ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: superdelegates petition, elections, democrats, constitution )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - change.org
We are writing all 700+ of you superdelegates in a targeted campaign because of how CRITICAL we feel this election is in US history. UNPRECEDENTED.
Superdelegates: Don't Deny Democracy ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: superdelegate petition, popular vote, constitution, democrats, elections )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - pac.petitions.moveon.org
Commit to honoring the voters - let everyone know that you wonâEUR(TM)t allow your vote to defeat our votes. Announce that in the event of a close race, youâEUR(TM)ll align yourself with regular voters - not party elites.
Here's What Bernie Sanders Actually Did in the Civil Rights Movement
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, candidates, politics, media, elections, culture, activists, rights )

Wilde
- 1 day ago - motherjones.com
Civil rights icon John Lewis told reporters that he never encountered Bernie Sanders when the Vermont senator was working with Lewis' Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in the 1960s. Because he made his remarks at a press conference announcing the
Everyday Erinyes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, Furies, Police murders, wrongful death, racism, Chicago, chutzpah, intimidation )

Joanne
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
A post on TomCat's blog. One happening this week which seems to me to call for the intervention of the Greek Furies.
Berning of America When the Impossible Becomes Inevitable
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Berning of America, populous movement, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, social injustice, Occupy Wall Street )

Unpacking
- 17 hours ago - occupy.com
What is happening in America right now does not come as a surprise to those who have been trying to shed light on many social injustices. This is a surprise only to those who live in their pretty little boxes isolated from reality of we the people.
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies at 79
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, SupremeCourt )

Wilde
- 16 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the intellectual cornerstone of the court's modern conservative wing, whose elegant and acidic opinions inspired a movement of legal thinkers and ignited liberal critics, died Feb. 13 on a ranch near San Antonio.
TAKE ACTION: Congress: Don't Interfere With Labeling Settlement Goods
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, news, government, West Bank, ILLEGAL SETTLEMENTS, PETITION, SETTLEMENT GOODS, ILLEGAL OCCUPATION OF PALESTINE, PALESTINIAN HUMAN RIGHTS, americans, usa, u.s., corruption, dishonesty, congress )

Jess
- 10 hours ago - petitions.moveon.org
Oppose efforts led by Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, and Ron Wyden to interfere with the proper labeling of goods produced in settlements in the West Bank
Demand Police Obtain Warrants for Cell Phone Surveillance
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, corruption, freedoms, government, lies )

Eileen
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
The NYPD does seek less stringent court orders, known as pen registers, prior to using cell phone simulators. However, the NYCLU and other organizations indicate this may still pose a risk for bystanders to have their cell information intercepted.
It Is Not Over...Bernie Sanders FEEL THE BERN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders 2016, Eric Garner, wrongful death, police brutality )

Fiona
- 19 hours ago - portside.org
What powerful video made by Eric Garner's daughter. Please note, comment, forward.
ALERT:Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies at 79
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, constitution, U.S. Supreem Court, obama, politics, propaganda, news, SupremeCourt, media, candidates, americans, ethics, elections )

O O
- 17 hours ago - edition.cnn.com
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died at the age of 79. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was the first Italian-American on the High Court. Retired,but had been on the Court around 30 years."A sharp mind combined with a sharp pen!"
Henry Kissinger's
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, politics, candidates, abuse, dishonesty, ethics, crime, corruption, cover-up, democrats, republicans, lies, media, military, terrorism, propaganda, iraq )

Wilde
- 17 hours ago - salon.com
Sanders is right about Kissinger. His civilian death toll nears 4 million, his policies built today's Middle East.That Kissinger, along with Nixon, presided over the bombing of Cambodia, and had done so since March of 1969, is now well known.
Antonin Scalia Has Passed at Age 79
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, news, SupremeCourt )

Cheryl A
- 16 hours ago - dailykos.com
"MySanAntonio reports that Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died of an unspecified illness at a ranch south of Marfa, Texas." Peace.
This Woman's Powerful Reason For Supporting Bernie Sanders
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Eric and Erica Garner, police, human rights, Bernie, MLK )

Nancy
- 15 hours ago - refinery29.com
She elaborated on her backing of his campaign by saying that his willingness to let her speak on her own terms reinforced her support.
Justice Scalia Dead Following 30-Year Battle With Social Progress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, SupremeCourt, scalia death )

Dave
- 15 hours ago - theonion.com
I think The Onion is actually accurate here......condolences to his family and don't let the GOP block a replacement
Teen Who Killed 5 Family Members to Be Sentenced as Juvenile
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Angie
- 1 day ago - msn.com
A judge cleared the way Thursday for a New Mexico teenager who shot and killed his parents and three younger siblings to be sentenced as a juvenile and released from state custody by the time he turns 21 after the teen's attorneys argued he could be psych
ELECTION 2016 $15 Minimum Wage Is Deciding Factor for Many Low-Wage Voters (VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, economy, minimum wage reform )

Beryl
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Currently, Senator Bernie Sanders is the only presidential candidate who advocates raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour, while Hillary Clinton has been firm in her compromise proposal to raise the wage to $12, but no higher.
Antonin Scalia 1936-2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Scalia death, government, republican, freedoms, scotus )

Nancy
- 15 hours ago - cbsnews.com
Since his appointment by President Ronald Reagan in 1986, Scalia used his keen intellect and missionary zeal in an unyielding attempt to move the court farther to the right, and to get it to embrace his "originalist" view of constitutional law.
Nearly Everything Ted Cruz Said At Saturday's Debate Was A Lie
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, lies, propaganda, dishonesty )

Wayne
- 1 day ago - rightwingwatch.org
[A]lmost every remark from Cruz was either completely misleading or flat-out wrong.
Hillary Clinton and Henry Kissinger: It's Personal. Very Personal. (Exhibit #2)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, elections, candidates, media, lies, propaganda, politics, terrorism, dishonesty, usa, war, crime, cover-up, abuse, ethics, iraq )

Wilde
- 17 hours ago - motherjones.com
The Clintons and the Kissingers regularly spend holidays together at a beachfront villa.she and her husband have for years regularly spent their winter holidays with Kissinger and his wife,Nancy,at the beachfront villa of fashion designerOscar de la Renta
Why Scalia's Death Is a Huge Blow to the Right-Wing Agenda in Washington
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Supreme Court, SCOTUS, justice )

Freya
- 1 hour ago - alternet.org
Justice Antonin Scalia is dead, and his passing is nothing less than a legal and political earthquake. It will have a huge impact, not only on the court's present term but on the course of constitutional law.
Bayer and the US Government, Knowingly Gave HIV to Thousands of Children
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, elections, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, healthcare, media, military, propaganda, Bayer, Aids, mass murder sociopaths, Big Pharma )

Ricardo
- 14 hours ago - theeventchronicle.com
The result of this sale of HIV tainted medication ended up infecting tens of thousands and killing thousands. Thousands of innocent children and adults have died at the hand of this corporation and no punitive action has been taken against them. The...
Outrage Grows Over Viral NYT Video Showing Charter School Teacher Yelling at, Berating First Graders
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: education, schools, teachers, teaching, students, children, kids )

Freya
- 1 hour ago - alternet.org
A report in the New York Times Friday showing a Success Academy teacher in Brooklyn berating students has gone viral, sparking outrage from parents, anti-reform activists and education experts.
   

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