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US Politics & Gov't

There Is No Such Thing as A Political Spoiler
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 3rd Party, The Green Party, The Libertarian Party, Ralph Nader, Jill Stein, Gary Johnson, Jill not Hill, spoiler )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - latimes.com
Third parties led the way in the abolition of slavery, the womens suffrage movements and protections for farmers, workers and consumers.
It's Official - Bernie Sanders' Name Will Be Placed in Nomination at the DNC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, usa, u.s., politics, news, media, government, ethics, elections, democrats, constitution, candidates, DNC, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, Nomination, candidate, 2016 presidential election, Jane Sanders )

Darren
- 1 day ago - usuncut.com
Jane Sanders had a hot mic moment during Bernie Sanders' DNC speech, which prompted massive speculation among pundits and supporters after hearing what she said.
From Whitewater to Benghazi
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: State Dept., Hillary Clinton, Justice Dept., Whitewater, Benghazi )

Dandelion
- 1 hour ago - theatlantic.com
The State Department is reopening its investigation into Hillary Clintons emails, just as she puts a Justice Department investigation behind her.
The Mythology Of Trump's Working Class Support
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Working Class Support, American Working Class, americans, republicans, politics, propaganda, usa )

Fiona
- 17 hours ago - portside.org
Class in America is a complicated concept, and it may be that Trump supporters see themselves as having been left behind in other respects. Please note, comment, forward
Add Your Name to Tell California's Legislature and Governor Brown: Fight Big Secret Money in Politics
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petitions, Citizens United, dark money, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - signforgood.com
Due to the devastating Citizens United Supreme Court decision, astounding amounts of hidden special-interest money in elections continues to threaten our democracy.
At Democratic Convention, Bernie Announces The Struggle Continues
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democratic National Convention, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, Tim Kaine )

Fiona
- 22 hours ago - truth-out.org
Bernie also said that Hillary would push for things central to his campaign. And she has chosen the Kaine the Fracker VP... I am sorry not true. Please note, comment, forward.
OP-ED: Facing Down Trump's Demagoguery: Lessons From Weimar Germany
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, elections, Trump, demagogue, usa, candidates )

Cal
- 1 day ago - truth-out.org
Donald Trump is not the first authoritarian demagogue who could take power and undermine constitutional government in the US or Europe
From The Guardian: Why Trump's Bump May Be More Significant Than Ever
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Rising in Polls, Popular, usa, republicans, ethics, elections )

Fiona
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Popularity bounces are typical after a partyâEUR(TM)s convention, but his rise in the polls could be different when you consider that he is no ordinary presidential nominee. Please note, comment, forward.
U.S. Navy's New $13B Aircraft Carrier Can't Fight
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, navy, ships )

Freya
- 19 hours ago - cnn.com
The $13-billion USS Gerald R. Ford is already two years behind schedule, and the U.S. Navy's newest aircraft carrier is facing more delays after the Pentagon's top weapons tester concluded the ship is still not ready for combat.
How the EPA Ignores the Dangers of Pesticide Cocktails
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: EPA )

Michael
- 20 hours ago - ecowatch.com
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved nearly 100 pesticide products over the past six years that contain mixtures that make them more poisonous and increase the dangers to imperiled pollinators and rare plants
New Rule: If You're Voting for Trump or a Third Party Candidate to Punish the DNC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, democrats, ethics, candidates, Sanders, Hillary Clinton )

Patrick
- 3 hours ago - facebook.com
If you're voting for Trump (or a third party candidate to "punish" the DNC) you have to meet with your GLBT, Black, Muslim and Hispanic friends and explain why your need for spite is more important than their right to live free and ha
Sanders Endorses War Criminal Clinton for US President; Rejects Opportunity for True Leadership With Emperors New Clothes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago - washingtonsblog.com
Bernie Sanders lied to the American public and world-wide victims of US empire by providing a false choice between Left and Right arms of one criminal political body of .01% oligarchs. The only rational, responsible, and legal response for Americans is to
750 Sanders Delegates in Convention Walk-Out as Green Partys Jill Stein Joins Anti-Hillary Protests Outside
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago - thiscantbehappening.net
More than a third of Sanders delegates walk out of the Democratic Convention after a roll-call vote confirms Hillary Clinton as the partys presidential nominee. They then join Bernie or Bust protesters outside the convention security perimeter, where the
Hillary Clinton Does Full Flip-Flop on TPP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 1 hour ago - thenewamerican.com
A Clinton insider just said Hillary would reverse her position and come out in support of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) if sheâEUR(TM)s elected president.
Dr. Cornel West Endorses Jill Stein Says Clinton Could Start WW3
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago - wearechange.org
Not all of Bernie Sanders high-profile supporters are backing Hillary Clinton.
The 1 Percents Useful Idiots
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 1 hour ago - truthdig.com
Bernie Sanders, by capitulating to the corporate machine, sold us out. By calling on us to accept reality, he mocked the reality his followers made possible. We will have to carry out the political revolution on our own.
Undercover Video Confirms Hillarys Strategy to Ban All Firearms
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 1 hour ago - thenewamerican.com
A Hillary Clinton delegate from California told an undercover journalist from Project Veritas that there is no doubt that Clinton intends to confiscate all guns from Americans by lying to Americans.
   

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