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Tsunami of Outrage, Vows of Resistance Follow Trump's Pipeline Order
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, globalwarming, government, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, nature, politics, pollution, wildlife, water, trees, abuse, activists, amer )

- 7 hours ago -
"Indigenous peoples, landowners, and climate activists did everything in our power to stop Keystone XL and Dakota Access, and we'll do it again Trump's war on the environment, the climate, and clean water protections is a war on all of us..
Oppose Trump's Approval of DAPL
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: animals, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, globalwarming, government, healthconditions, humans, nature, oceans, pollution, protection, wildlife, water, trees, healthconditions, abuse, a )

- 5 hours ago -
Donald Trump is trying to ram through approval of the Dakota Access Pipeline. The $3.8 billion Dakota Access Pipeline will contaminate the Standing Rock Sioux's water and will constitute yet another attack on their sovereignty and way of life.
Standing Rock Braces for Trump Approving DAPL -- Could Come Today
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Civil Liberties, Corporatocracy, DAPL, Donald Trump, Environment, Standing Rock )

- 15 hours ago -
As the Standing Rock Sioux tribe votes to forcibly evacuate all the remaining camps, President Donald Trump may be preparing to approve the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Open Thread - 1/24/2017
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.
40 Years Ago, 'Doctor Who' Predicted 'Alternative Facts'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, newspeak, lies, falsehoods )

- 22 hours ago -
President Trump senior adviser Kellyane Conway joined Chuck Todd on NBC's "Meet the Press" to discuss the size of the president's crowds.
Facts That Our War-Happy Leaders Would Like to Keep Hushed Up
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trumpism, war, insanity )

- 22 hours ago -
Donald Trump said, I am going to make our military so big, so powerful, so strong, that nobody, absolutely nobody, is gonna mess with us.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Medical Care, abortion rights, decision, right to choose )

- 17 hours ago -
No one should have their decision about abortion made for them because they canâEUR(TM)t afford medical care. Instead, each of us should be able to make decisions about abortion with dignity and respect, and without politicians interfering.
DonâEUR(TM)t Turn a Famous Revolutionary War Site Into An IHOP Restaurant
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: national registry, historic )

- 17 hours ago -
The site is already listed on the National Register of Historic Places -- but that designation has not ensured its protection from overzealous developers. In fact, much of the supply depot land has already been lost to commercial development.
Orange Man, Red Flag!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, Trump, elections, ethics, lies, propaganda, republicans )

- 10 hours ago -
Trump repeated an election lie in his "...first official meeting with congressional leaders," and then went on to claim (again) falsely that his inaugural crowd was "huge." See first comment, please.
President Trumps Signs Executive Actions on Keystone and Dakota Pipelines (C-SPAN) - YouTube   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: KXL, DAPL, Donald Trump, executive orders, C-SPAN video )

- 5 hours ago -
THE REAL LIFE HORROR SHOW: President Trumps signs executive actions on the Keystone and Dakota Pipelines. He also says he'll announce his nominee for the Supreme Court next week.
11 Democrats Who Could Defeat President Trump in 2020
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democrats, Presidential candidates, elections )

- 1 day ago -
The next presidential election is four years away. It's hard to imagine Hillary Clinton making a third attempt at the White House. But there are plenty of other Democrats who might take a shot.
Senate Committee Approves Tillerson for Secretary of State
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Exxon Mobil, Lindsey Graham, John McCain, Marco Rubio, Ben Cardin, Robert Corker, Robert Menendez, Secretary of State, Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Rex Tillerson )

- 18 hours ago -
A final confirmation vote by the full Senate is expected next week, according to leadership aides from each party. Monday's committee vote split along party lines, with Republicans backing Trump's nominee and Democrats opposing.
Anti-Trump Marches And Rallies Planned For April 15
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, protests, demonstrations, activism )

- 23 hours ago -
Gatherings will attempt to pressure the president into releasing his tax returns.
14 Senate Democrats Fall in Line Behind Trump CIA Pick
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CIA Director, Democrats, Donald Trump, far right Republican, Human Rights Watch, Mike Pompeo, Senate confirmation, surveillance, torture )

- 17 hours ago -
The far-right Pompeo has left the door open to torture. The 14 Senate Democrats join all but one Republican, thus failing the test of presenting a unified front against Human Rights violations.
Good News About Texas!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, elections, ethics, lies, propaganda, politics )

- 10 hours ago -
The Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal regarding Texas' voter Id law!
Tell the Senate: REJECT John Gore as Head of DOJ's Civil Rights Division! PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: VOTER SUPPRESION, CIVIL RIGHTS, TRUMP, S CHOICE FOR THE DOI CIVIL RIGHTS DIVISI, politics, usa, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, government )

- 3 hours ago -
John Gore is an unacceptable pick to head the DOJ's Civil Rights Division. Someone with his record of extreme hostility to civil rights and voting rights should not be the one tasked with protecting those rights.
White House Website Removes Native American, LGBT, Climate Change, Healthcare & Civil Rights Web Pages
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, republicans, u.s. )

- 1 day ago -
At the moment Donald Trump was sworn into office as our country's 45th President on Friday January 20th, the Native American, LGBT, Climate Change, Healthcare & Civil Rights web pages were removed from the White House website. We're in for a long 4 years.
Rex Tillerson Already Talking Regime Change in Venezuela
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, terrorism, lies, propaganda, politics, media, dishonesty, ethics, abuse, freedoms )

- 1 day ago -
The new U.S. administration of Donald Trump has made it public that it will seek a regime change policy in Venezuela disguised in "transition to democracy" rhetoric, the country's potential new Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in an interview this w
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans )

- 7 hours ago -
Dan Rather Goes Viral: The Media Must End GOP Interviews, Unless Republican Lawmakers Can Answer THIS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trumpism, liar, politics )

- 5 hours ago -
These are not normal times. These are extraordinary times. And extraordinary times call for extraordinary measures.
Meetings of Activists Planning to Disrupt Inauguration Were Infiltrated By Conservative Group
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, politics, propaganda, lies, media, ethics, dishonesty, abuse, corruption, crime )

- 1 hour ago -
In the weeks leading up to President TrumpâEUR(TM)s inauguration, a small group of activists threatening to disrupt the event was trying to keep the details secret. D.C. police detectives were working hard to learn the plans and head them off.
The Standing Sioux Tribe Just Responded to TrumpâEUR(TM)s Dakota Pipeline Order
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Standing Rock Sioux, Trump, DAPL )

- 20 minutes ago -
"...TrumpâEUR(TM)s actions hasty and irresponsible."

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