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Urge Congress to Pass the International Violence Against Women Act ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: violence, world, war, terrorism, politics, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, women )

- 13 hours ago -
The U.S. can and should act to make the world a safer place for women and girls.
Protect Low-Income Individuals' Rights to Health Services ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, treatment, protection, prevention, healthcare, ethics, human rightsgovernment, politics )

- 14 hours ago -
Goal: DonâEUR(TM)t deny crucial contraceptive care and preventative health services to low-income individuals.
Tell Congress to Listen to Survivors and Strengthen Efforts to End Modern Slavery ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, crime, conflict, children, violence, society, terrorism, politics, politics, constitution )

- 13 hours ago -
Survivor voices must be heard. This platform would value survivors beyond their story and strengthen government-wide plans and solutions to combat human trafficking and modern slavery.
Open Thread - 6/29/2015
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

- 10 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
You're Fired
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Derogatory, statements, Donald, Trump, immigrants, NBC, Universal, ending, business, relationship, Miss, USA, Universe, Pageants, Celebrity, Apprentice, Mexican, immigrants )

- 8 hours ago -
NBC is ending its long relationship with Donald Trump in the wake of the presidential hopeful's recent comments about Mexican immigrants.
Provide Proper Hygiene Products for Female Inmates ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, treatment, healthcare, ethics, protection, safety, ethics, politics )

- 13 hours ago -
Goal: Provide female inmates with better access to feminine hygiene products.
Protect Runaway and Homeless Youths ~ PLEASE SIGN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, government, politics, constitution, human rights, society, crime, violence )

- 13 hours ago -
Reauthorizing the bipartisan Runaway and Homeless Youth and Trafficking Prevention Act would help provide critical updates to the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act, which expired in September 2013.
Don't Privatize Social Security! ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, social security privatization, republicans, government, politics )

- 15 hours ago -
FIRST: Serious presidential candidates proposed raising the retirement age. NOW: These same politicians revealed they also want to privatize Social Security!
Now Is Our Time ~ Pass the ERA!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women's rights, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, constitution )

- 14 hours ago -
What about Equality for U.S. Women?
Federal Grant to Make Mandatory in Five Schools to Learn Arabic   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Administration's Federal Grant. Mandato )

- 9 hours ago -
The children HAVE to learn Arabic. The Arab Lobby is trying to introduce Islamic studies, Arabic and mandatory visits to mosques where children have to wear Muslim garb and try Muslim prayer. Muslim children are not required for other religions
Stand With the Apache: No Mining on Sacred Land!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, ethics, government )

- 5 hours ago -
The US government is about to handover a beautiful stretch of national forest held sacred by the local Apache tribe -- to a giant foreign mining company. ItâEUR(TM)s a national disgrace, but if we come together now we have a real chance to block the mine.
US Drops Key Demand to Inspect Iran Nuclear Sites
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US drops nuclear site inspection demand )

- 5 hours ago -
In a major setback to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear capability, the US has agreed to drop its key demand to inspect Iran*s nuclear sites. Israel*s PM slammed this as having gone from a *bad deal* to a *worse deal*
Obama Refuses to Follow Law Cutting Off Aid to PLO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, Abbas, PLO, PA, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, lies, obama, propaganda, terrorism, usa )

- 1 day ago -
These days Obama following the law would be news. Obama not following the law is just business as usual. So this is another case of Obama doing what he can to help terrorists while ignoring the limits on his powers.
How Hillary ClintonâEUR(TM)s Campaign Signifies A New Era For WomenâEUR(TM)s Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women's rights, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, candidates )

- 1 day ago -
As Clinton moves forward in her presidential campaign, womenâEUR(TM)s rights and gender topics have remained at the forefront of her platform.
Supreme Court Justice Calls Death Penalty Drug
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, SupremeCourt, ethics, crime, constitution )

- 9 hours ago -
On Monday, the Supreme Court upheld the use of the drug midazolam for lethal injections in a 5-4 decision that pitted the five conservative justices against the four liberal ones.Justice Sonia Sotomayor, who wrote her own dissent, argued that the use of
Stand Up For Progressive Values Yes to Medicare for All Expanding Social Security No To Secretive TPP - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Progressive values, petition, Bernie Sanders, Claire McCaskill )

- 5 hours ago -
Sign Democracy for Americas petition to tell Claire McCaskill and all Democratic candidates in 2016 that you support Medicare for All, expanding Social Security, and opposition to the TPP and you think they should too.
88-Year-Old Woman Defends Home From Cops Who Went to Wrong House, So She Was Assaulted & Arrested | Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: troops, usa, war, terrorism, propaganda, lies, media, dishonesty, crime, abuse, police, law, violence, women, rights )

- 10 hours ago -
Police say she was holding a knife. Police in Massachusetts mistakenly attempted to barge into the wrong home Thursday afternoon. During their blunder, police offended the homeowner, 88-year-old Phyllis Stankiewicz.
U.S. Not Contemplating A Federal Bailout Of Puerto Rico, White House Says - Huffington Post
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, economy )

- 8 hours ago -
WASHINGTON, June 29 (Reuters) - The United States government is not contemplating a federal bailout of Puerto Rico to help the island deal with its debt crisis, the White House said on Monday.
Stop the Sneak Attack on Net Neutrality.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, net neutrality, u.s. )

- 5 hours ago -
Big Telecom's allies in Congress have slipped language into a 158-page government-funding bill that would take away these Net Neutrality protections we all fought so hard to win. It's nothing less than a sneak attack on Net Neutrality.
Earth to Congress Lay Off The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: house appropriations committee, Financial services, General Government Appropriations Bill, chipping away protections )

- 4 hours ago -
House Appropriations Committee has approved a Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Bill for Fiscal Year 2016 that includes multiple attacks on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and its ability to carry on its important work.
Admire US Declaration of Independence? Then LIVE Those Ideals; They Require YOU to Exist
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 15 hours ago -
As always for today, we ask for peaceful, lawful response to what we allege in good faith as emperor has no clothes obvious crimes centering in war and money, and obfuscated by a 1% cartel/corporate media. We ask for lawful strength and honor.
US Government Covered Up 14,000 Photos Documenting CIA Secret Prisons
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 14 hours ago -
The US government has concealed the existence of some 14,000 images documenting the Central Intelligence AgencyâEUR(TM)s (CIA) network of secret black site torture and interrogation centers established after September 11, according to unnamed US officials who
The First Domino Falls - 'Nothing Will Be Spared, Except Perhaps Gold' - Roberts - 'The West Is Collapsing'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, economy, cover-up, news )

- 13 hours ago -
Greece Pulls Out Of Bailout Talks, World Markets Hammered, Australia Sees $35 Billion Stock Wipeout And Now Puerto Rico Talks Default
GOP'S Mass Hysteria After Supreme Court's Progressive Rulings
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: constitution, congress, GoodNews, elections, democrats, news, obama, politics, republicans, SupremeCourt, Govtfearmongering )

Cheryl A
- 5 hours ago -
The SCOTUS score is 3 to 2 rulings in favor of progressive causes. What a surprise! We only have to tweak the EPA requirements and remove the Death Penalty in the rest of the states and we will have 100% reform...peace.
Hi, I'M Uncle Sam and I'M a War-Oholic
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Government, USA, War, Culture of Violence, Military, Propaganda )

- 3 hours ago -
America's War on... Everything! Think of Americas numerous so-called wars and consider if theres been any measurable progress made in ANY of them.
Massachusetts Police Respond to Wrong Address; Charge 88-Year-Old Woman With Assaulting Officer
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 15 hours ago -
After police in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, responded to the wrong address, they said they were greeted by an 88-year-old woman answering the door armed with a knife, who proceeded to slap an officer, after telling him there was no crime at her home.
Phoenix Cop Arrested After Admitting to Kidnapping and Raping a Woman During An Arrest
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 15 hours ago -
Phoenix cops were forced to arrest one of their own after he kidnapped a woman he was supposed to arrest so he could then rape her.
We Restarted the Cold War: The Real Story About the NATO Buildup That the New York Times WonâEUR(TM)t Tell You
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 14 hours ago -
The NATO Buildup On Russia's Border - Groundless Pretext For Cold War Revival

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