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@HouseDemocrats: Back Lieu-Conyers to End U.S. Aid to Saudi Bombing of Yemen
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Yemen. Saudi Arabia, arms trade )

- 1 day ago -
@HouseDemocrats: Back Lieu-Conyers to End U.S. Aid to Saudi Bombing of Yemen Sign the Lieu-Conyers letter urging President Obama to stop refueling Saudi warplanes that are bombing civilians in Yemen.
Oppose North Dakota House Bill 1203
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: North Dakota, demonstrations, protests, violence, bills, legislation, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
This bill says a driver "who unintentionally causes injury or death to an individual obstructing vehicular traffic on a public road, street, or highway, is not guilty of an offense."
President Obama -- Stop Trump Going Nuclear! (URGENT PETITION)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Nuclear weapons, launch-on-warning capability, 4 minutes, Obama, Donald Trump, danger )

- 14 hours ago -
The launch-on-warning capability is a crazy dangerous system, started in the Cold War & totally unnecessary today. When Obama was elected he said it was dangerous and that heâEUR(TM)d change it. With Trump's unpredictability the danger is huge. 4 days left
RepubliCare Cowards
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: class warfare, GOP Greed, ObamaCare, O'Donnell, RepubliCare, video )

- 6 hours ago -
See 1st comment.
Hey Congress: Give Up YOUR Cadillac Health Insurance First
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Health insurance, Paul Ryan, Mitch McConnell, ObamaCare )

- 1 day ago -
Ryan & McConnell - Give up your Cadillac Health Benefits NOW! If Paul Ryan or Mitch McConnell get sick, he can go to his doctor. If he repeals ObamaCare, millions of Americans will lose access to their family doctor.
Sign the Petition: I Am Not a Reporter, and I Want to See Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s Tax Returns
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tax returns, Donald Trump )

- 1 day ago -
It isnâEUR(TM)t just reporters who want to see Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s tax returns. Add your name. Our Message to Donald Trump : I am not a reporter, and I want to see Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s tax returns. Release them
PLEASE - Free Leonard Peltier
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: President Obama, Clemency, Leonard Peltier )

- 1 hour ago -
WHAT YOU CAN DO? Time is URGENT please call the White House and sign the Petition on this to Amnesty International. Call your State Rep's please do it now President Obama is almost out of Office.
Stop the Pruitt Appointment to the EPA!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: EPA and corporate influence, protection, clean water )

- 16 hours ago -
Pruitt has been one of the EPA's loudest opponents, suing to overturn clean air and water rules, and he could roll back decades of progress in protecting our environment. Sign below to send a message to your senators and urge them to oppose...
Open Thread - 1/17/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

- 6 hours ago -
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.
Obama Commutes Bulk of Chelsea ManningâEUR(TM)s Sentence
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, Obama, pardon, Chelsey Manning )

- 4 hours ago -
President Obama on Tuesday largely commuted the remaining prison sentence of Chelsea Manning, the army intelligence analyst convicted of an enormous 2010 leak that revealed American military and diplomatic activities across the world, disrupted the admin
Betsy Devos
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, government, politics )

- 10 hours ago -
Sad, Disgusting, Angry.
Supporters 'Ecstatic' After Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning's Sentence
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rights, U.S., Chelsea Manning, Whistleblowers, Human Rights )

- 3 hours ago -
President Barack Obama has commuted noted whistleblower Chelsea Manning's prison sentence, and Manning will be released on May 17 of this year.

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: senate, foreclosures, steve mnuchin, americans )

- 1 day ago -
"Oppose the nomination of 'foreclosure king' Steve Mnuchin, who made millions by foreclosing on struggling Americans and exploiting their economic pain."
U.S. House Passes Bill to Allow One Step Trashing of Multiple Obama Administration Federal Rules
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Republicans, bills, Congress, energy, environment, banking, transportation, finance, education, media, regulations )

- 1 day ago -
The republican-dominated U.S. House of Representative has passed legislation that allows the Congress to eliminate multiple Obama Administration federal rules enacted during the last year of President Obama's Administration in a one step procedure.
Tell Your Senators to Stop Rex Tillerson's Confirmation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: senators, Rex Tillerson, Secretary of State, america )

- 16 hours ago -
Tell your Senators to stop Rex Tillerson's confirmation Rex Tillerson is the wrong choice for Secretary of State. America needs someone who is qualified and will put our interests first. Tell your Senators to oppose his nomination.
Sorry, Liberals: Donald Trump Really Means What He Says, and Plans to Silence and Intimidate Dissenters
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: authoritarianism, fascism, repression )

- 1 day ago -
Trump seeks to divide and conquer the media, while congressional allies like Jason Chaffetz go after critics.
Puerto Rican Nationalist Granted Clemency After Decades In Prison
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Oscar Lopez Rivera, prison, clemency, President Obama, 35 years, solitary confinement )

- 2 hours ago -
Oscar Lopez Rivera spent 35 years in prison, having never been convicted of a violent act. In May, he will be free.
North Dakota Bill Would Protect Motorists Who 'Unintentionally Cause Injury or Death' to Protesters
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bills, protests, demonstrations, assault, crime, violence )

- 1 day ago -
As Donald Trump takes office, pushing a wave of explicitly authoritarian federal policies and practices, Republican leaders at every level are following suit.
Obamacare Repeal Will Hurt Women & Seniors With Higher Rates
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ACA, Obamacare, senior, republicans, 2018 elections, women, men unfair )

- 1 day ago -
The Senate laid groundwork to repeal the Affordable Care Act. It will delay effective dates of aspects of the repeal until the 2018 Congressional elections. Young consumers may pay less than seniors. Insurers may charge women more than men.
*Take Action* With The American Civil Liberties Union
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: preserve, protect, defend, freedoms )

- 1 day ago -
Take the Peoples Oath to help protect the rights guaranteed to All of us by the United States Constitution. Generate and share your own personal oath on your social networks.
EPA Acknowledges Neonics' Harm to Bees, Then 'Bows to Pesticide Industry'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Neonics )

- 1 day ago -
This is like a doctor diagnosing your illness but then deciding to withhold the medicine you need to cure it
In Defense of Reverend Wright - Counterpunch 03/19/2008
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, propaganda, politics, lies, military, war, media, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms )

- 1 day ago -
The language used by Rev Jeremiah Wright to denounce his country is certainly "inflammatory" and has brought him wide vilification.Psychologist William James,used the same epithet as Wright in 1898 whenhe declared: "God damn the U.S. for its vile conduct
Who Killed MLK Jr?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, media, ethics, propaganda, lies, government, dishonesty, crime, freedoms, military )

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On Dec 8,a jury in Memphis, Tenn.,deliberated for only three hours before deciding that the long-held official version of Martin Luther King Jr's assassination was wrong.âEUR¨âEUR¨The jury's verdict implicated a retired Memphis businessman and government agen
Call to Tell Your Senator Not to Take Away Health Care From Millions of Americans!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: senate, healthcare, healthcare, americans )

- 13 hours ago -
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and other extremists in Congress are moving quickly to take away health care from millions of families by repealing the Affordable Care Act without a plan to replace it.
To Swear Upon a Bible?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, government, ethics, lies, politics )

- 10 hours ago -
Sworn in to uphold Trump's Regime RIP America Would Nancy and Ronald really approve of their Family Bible being used at the inauguration?

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