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US Politics & Gov't

FBI Arrests Nearly Every Single Elected Official In A Texas Town
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: u.s., usa, corruption, crime, politics, dishonesty, government, media )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
Political corruption can be a powerful force if it is left unchecked.
5 Right Wing Absurdities This Week: Rubio's Reality Denial on Full Display
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bigotry, Bill O'Reilly, Campaign 2016, Faux Noise, GOP Hate, GOP Lies, InsaniTEA, Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Obama, Racism, TEAbuggery )

Lynn
- 9 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Right wing nut jobs never cease to amaze me with the things they say and do. And this past week is no exception. Next week will likely be the same. Of course the number of absurdities reported is limited do to space constraints.
Hillary May Be in Serious Trouble: This Election So Far Is An Insurrection Against a Rigged System
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: democrats, dishonesty, americans, elections, grass-roots democracy, press corp, delegate equivalents )

Nancy
- 9 hours ago - alternet.org
WeâEUR(TM)re electing a president, not the senior warden of a MasonâEUR(TM)s lodge. All evidence indicates Sanders won the popular vote.If the public knew he won the only vote anybody understands or cares about, Clinton wouldnâEUR(TM)t be âEURoebreathing a sigh of-
Pentagon Releases Hundreds of Photos Showing Alleged Abuse of Prisoners in Iraq and Afghanistan | Americas | News | The Independ
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Pentagon releases hundreds of photos sho )

Uhoud
- 1 day ago - independent.co.uk
The Pentagon has released nearly 200 photographs of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan, taken mostly between 2004 and 2006, involving 56 cases of alleged abuse by US forces.
Homeless Young People of New York, Overlooked and Underserved
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, economy, dishonesty, abuse, media, propaganda, politics )

Wilde
- 1 day ago - mobile.nytimes.com
On Monday, New York City is scheduled to hold its annual count of homeless people, as part of a nationwide tally coordinated by the federal government. The undertaking involves more than 3,000 volunteers who will fan out across the five boroughs to record
Hindered By New Anti~Discrimination Laws, BDS May Increasingly Target U.S. Jews
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: anti-BDS, BDS, anti-Semitism, americans, crime, dishonesty, ethics, lies, propaganda, terrorism )

Gemma
- 1 day ago - thetower.org
Across the U.S., state legislatures are passing bills that will outlaw state authorities from investing public funds in, and entering into contracts with, companies and other entities that engage in a boycott of Israel.
"Monday Morning Musings February 8, 2016"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GoodNews, crime, disability, dance, candidates, humor, clean energyamericans, media, politics )

JL
- 10 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Post to TomCat's blog... In politics it is said, that when not fueled by hope there is a vacuum for fear to fill.
Going Into New Hampshire, Bernie Keeps Lead Over Hilary: Feel The Bern
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders 2016, democratic presidential race )

Fiona
- 10 hours ago - ibtimes.com
Bernie's promises to get tough on Wall Street and restore the middle class are winning supporters everywhere. Please note, comment, forward. Feel the Bern.
Open Thread - 1/8/2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 1 hour ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 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 today's only article.
Corporate Media Endorses Clinton to Defend Their Own Interests
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Clinton )

Michael
- 1 day ago - therealnews.com
Norman Solomon, co-founder of RootsAction.org, says the New York Times' anti-Sanders Bias is rooted in its desire to maintain the status quo
75 Ways Socialism Has Improved America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: socialism, public works, welfare, fire department, police, subsidies, public transit, social security )

Freya
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
Socialism. There is nothing more feared and hated in America. The word alone sends shivers down the spine of the American people.
DHS Ordered Me to Scrub Records of Muslims With Terror Ties
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, terrorism, dishonesty, corruption )

Marty
- 1 day ago - thehill.com
Amid the chaos of the 2009 holiday travel season, jihadists planned to slaughter 290 innocent travelers on a Christmas Day flight from the Netherlands to Detroit, Michigan. Twenty-three-year old Nigerian Muslim Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab
As Countries Line Up to Sign Toxic Deal, Warren Leads Call to Reject TPP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: The TPP )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
Elizabeth Warren warns agreement 'would tilt the playing field even more in favor of big multinational corporations and against working families'
Bill Moyers: Ted Cruz Is Americas âEUR~God SquadâEUR(TM) Bully-Boy Goon
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, republicans )

Robert
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
Now if you follow politics (as of course you do) you know the other Canadian-born guy in this story is Ted Cruz. He is another kind of enforcer who is always spoiling for a fight.
Irrespective of Circumstances: Pro-Life Rubio Thinks Abortion Shouldn't Be An Option for Rape Victims
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion, GOP )

Abe
- 9 hours ago - nomadicpolitics.blogspot.com
As far as women's rights to make choices- even when they are victims of one of the worst kinds of crime- Rubio doesn't seem to "get it" at all.
Pentagon Hypes Bogus 'Russian Threat' While the U.S. Threatens the Entire Planet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Propaganda, Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 8 hours ago - sott.net
Had the West, and Washington in particular, had greater strategic vision, this would have been a historic opportunity to forge an alliance with Russia, but for the Neocons, who practically high-jacked US foreign policy, Russia is a lot more useful as an e
And the Sheeple Vote
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 8 hours ago - fromthetrenchesworldreport.com
Voting encourages participation in a corrupt system. Its now a matter of public record that the game is rigged. Voting gives sanction to an illegitimate government. The elections are all frauds but they want you to vote to give them moral sanction for th
Beyonce Wins the Super Bowl: Pop Legend Invokes Black Panthers, #BlackLivesMatter at Halftime Show
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: society, freedoms, ethics, culture, abuse, death, crime, safety, rights, gayrights, politics, media )

Wilde
- 4 hours ago - democracynow.org
viewers also witnessed one of the most political halftime shows in the Super Bowl's history as the legendary singer Beyonce paid tribute to the Black Panthers and the Black Lives Matter movement. Backstage, Beyonce's dancers posed with their fists in the
Trump Leads GOP Charge Embracing Torture: "I'd Bring Back a Hell of a Lot Worse Than Waterboarding"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, candidates, ethics, elections, abuse, terrorism, propaganda, lies, media )

Wilde
- 3 hours ago - democracynow.org
As to, you know, expanding Guantanamo and, you know, what is happening with the prison now, there is a certain momentum in terms of transfers of people. We need to be very clear about who is being transferred. Those are people who U.S. intelligence and de

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trumpvsbernie )

Michael
- 6 hours ago - salon.com
trumpvsbernie
Fiorina and Clintons--Job-Killing Presidents?   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: jobs., workers, poverty, democrats, republicans, NAFTA, TPP, elections )

Angelus
- 17 minutes ago - youtube.com
Fiorina very aggressively gave away good jobs to China destroying thousands of families. Bill Clinton signed in the biggest job killing legislation in U.S. history-NAFTA
   

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