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US Politics & Gov't

Tell Betsy DeVos Your Voucher Plans Harm Students - Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: private schools, Betsy DeVos, Secretary of Education, public schools, voucher )

- 12 hours ago -
Betsy DeVos goal as Secretary of Education is to slash funding for public schools, using voucher schemes to funnel taxpayer dollars to unaccountable private schools.
10 Attributes Of Fascism In The United States
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tyranny, oppression, oligarchy, militarization, plutocracy, voter suppression, civil rights, human rights, privatization, labor, press, media, journalism, religion, greed, corporatism )

- 1 day ago -
Fascism is defined as "a political system headed by a dictator, in which the government controls business, and labor and opposition is not permitted." Sound familiar?
Trump Voter Devastated to Learn President's Budget Cuts Target Her Lone Income Source
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, public assistance, poverty, budget cuts, betrayal )

- 1 day ago -
It didn't take long after the release of Trump's budget for Trump voter Krista Shockey to find out just what she had to lose. Turns out, it was her Supplemental Security Income.
Wake Up, Liberals: There Will Be No 2018 'Blue Wave,' No Democratic Majority and No Impeachment
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, Progressives, Democrats, liberals, resistance, activism )

- 16 hours ago -
We received a message from the future this week, directed to the outraged liberals of the so-called anti-Trump resistance.
Maryland and Manchester: We Can't Let Heinous Attacks Overseas Obscure Our Homegrown Terrorism Problem
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: terrorism, violence, domestic threats, extremists )

- 10 hours ago -
Yes, Islamist extremism is a worldwide threat. But we're less eager to talk about domestic hate crimes as terror.
Berniecrats Are Winning in Trump Country: Why Populism Is the Pragmatic Way Forward for Democrats
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democrats, liberals, Progressives, left-wing, political parties, Bernie Sanders )

- 9 hours ago -
There's already evidence that left-wing populism - not Clintonite centrism - is the winning formula for Democrats.
20 Ways Trump's Budget Declares New War on the Poor By Hurting Seniors, People With Disabilities, Children and Single Mothers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Medicaid, public assistance, Social Security, seniors, poor, poverty, insurance, health care, children, hunger )

- 9 hours ago -
President Trump's 2018 budget destroys America's social safety nets. It would badly hurt seniors and people with disabilities, roll back children's health care, slash already stingy anti-poverty programs for single mothers and shift costs to states...
Truman's Blunder And The World Today
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: freedoms, politics, war, usa, military, terrorism )

- 8 hours ago -
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