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TAKE ACTION NOW! Sign the Petition: Investigate FBI and DHS Surveillance of Activists
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, usa, rights, investigation of activists, FBI, dishonesty, constitution, corruption, crime, government, politics, news )

Cal
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
The U.S. government should never subject Americans to surveillance for exercising basic Constitutional rights
Walter Palmer Spotted At Republcan National Convetion Supporting Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Palmer, cecil the lion, Trump, dishonesty, corruption, propaganda, crime )

Barb
- 1 day ago - cecilspride.wordpress.com
The internet is buzzing as footages of Walter Palmer at the Republican National Convention (RNC) was shared to all animal lovers.
So Who Tells the Truth
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, candidates, democrats, government, elections, ethics, lies, propaganda, politics, news, usa )

Gene
- 18 hours ago - imgur.com
This is an infographic showing an evaluation of at least 50 statements from 20 politicians since 2007. Yeah, that's some history. You'll be interested to see how they fare.
Trump's Co-Writer, on "Art of the Deal" Tells All!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: propaganda, politics, lies, dishonesty, republicans, news )

Mitchell
- 1 day ago - newyorker.com
"I put lipstick on a pig," says Tony Schwartz, the co-writer! Trump is all smoke and mirrors, and empty inside!
Email Hell: WikiLeaks Reveals DNC Officials Conspiring All Along Against Bernie Sanders
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: world, usa, u.s., republicans, propaganda, poitics, news, media, lies, ethics, elections, dishonesty, democrats, cover-up, corruption, congress, americans, Wikileaks, DNC, Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, 2016 Presidential Elections, conspiring )

Darren
- 1 day ago - linkis.com
It must be seen as a sort of email hell today, for political backers of Hillary Clinton's 2016 bid to seize the Democratic presidential nomination anyway, as thousands of documents and their attachments hit the web Friday. . .
Trump's Proposed First Move Eerily Like Hitler's
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, Christie, Putin, Un, Hitler )

Laura
- 22 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Please read and SHARE,SHARE, SHARE!!!!
Former Klan Leader on Senate Run: My Views Are Now the 'GOP Mainstream'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: David Duke, U.S. Senate in Louisiana, convicted felon, former KKK leader, white supremacist )

Judy
- 1 day ago - rewire.news
David Duke, convicted felon, white supremacist, and former leader of the Ku Klux Klan, announced Friday that he will run for U.S. Senate in Louisiana, Roll Call reported.
Trump's Acceptance Speech Rings Historic Terrifying Alarms For US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, GOP Convention, acceptance speech, americans, candidates, corruption, crime, ethics, elections, government, military, politics, propaganda, republicans, troops, usa, war )

Fiona
- 19 hours ago - informationclearinghouse.info
Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s speech accepting the Republican nomination for president will probably go down as one of the most frightening pieces of political rhetoric in U.S. history. Please note, comment, forward.
Michael Moore Gives 5 Scary Reasons Why Trump Will Win
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Republicans, Presidential candidates, elections, predictions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Though he may get no pleasure from being right, Moore told Business Insider in December 2015, "Donald Trump is absolutely going to be the Republican candidate for president of the United States."
Everyday Erinyes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Courts, injustice, police, warrior police, militarization, children, pets, rape, victims, PTSD )

Joanne
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
A post on TomCat's blog. Three items this week which seem to call for the intervention of the Greek Furies.
Trump's New Attack Super PAC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Candidate for President, americans, abuse, democrats, elections, politics, propaganda, republicans, usa, war )

Fiona
- 16 hours ago - truth-out.org
A pro-Donald Trump super PAC called "Rebuilding America Now" has positioned itself as an attack dog, unafraid to take shots at Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Please note, comment, forward.
Classic Authoritarianism: In a Speech Filled With Fear & Xenophobia, Donald Trump Accepts Nomination
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, media, republicans )

Wilde
- 1 day ago - democracynow.org
In a scene few would have predicted 12 or even six months ago, real estate mogul Donald Trump formally accepted the Republican presidential nomination. In an hour-and-15-minute speech,Trump warned the nation was facing an imminent crisis at home and abro
Gov. Jerry Brown Denies Parole for Former Manson Family Member
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Leslie Van Houten, Charles Manson )

Kristi
- 1 day ago - latimes.com
ov. Jerry Brown denied parole Friday to Leslie Van Houten, who was convicted along with other members of Charles Manson's cult in the 1969 killings of Leno and Rosemary LaBianca.
Trump & Putin. Yes, It's Really a Thing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, Putin )

Laura
- 14 hours ago - talkingpointsmemo.com
Please share!
DNC Treatment of Sanders at Issue in Emails Leaked to Wikileaks
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democratic Convention, Democratic party, Hillary, wilkileaks, democrats, elections, government, Govtfearmongering, news, politics, republicans, usa, war, ethics )

Frank
- 14 hours ago - cnn.com
Nearly 20,000 emails sent and received by Democratic National Committee staff members were released Friday by Wikileaks, and some messages are raising questions about the committee's impartiality during the Democratic primary.
Bernie Sanders Campaign Chief Says Someone Must Be 'Accountable' for What DNC Emails Show
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, DNC, Hillary Clinton, candidates, elections, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, democrats, news, politics, propaganda, republicans, usa )

Frank
- 14 hours ago - abcnews.go.com
Weaver said the emails showed misconduct at the highest level of the staff within the party and that he believed there would be more emails leaked, which would reinforce that the party had its fingers on the scale.
Study Says Drones Generate More Terrorism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention, Crimes Against Humanity )

Walter L
- 1 hour ago - consortiumnews.com
Using lethal drones to kill bad guys on the other side of the planet is offensive to many people on moral grounds, but a new study finds it is also ineffective in reducing terrorism
Massachusetts Assault Weapon Ban: The Legislature Reacts   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 2 hours ago - youtube.com
The State Legislature Reacts To Attorney Generals Action (They Arent Happy Either)
U.S. Defense Contractor To Blanket Earth With New Surveillance Technology
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, media, military, obama, politics, terrorism, surveillance, privacy, Big Brother, totalitarianism, tyranny, Lockheed Martin )

Ricardo
- 15 hours ago - theeventchronicle.com
Google has received vast criticism for its Google Earth, Google Maps and Google Streetview systems that have essentially removed the inherent right to privacy and transferred it to the whim of corporate terms and conditions. However, this would....
Kaine: Wall Street VP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Corporatocracy, Central Banking )

Walter L
- 2 hours ago - accuracy.org
Clinton can talk about caring about the U.S. public, but this choice cuts through the rhetoric. Kaine like Clinton herself is a quintessential New Democrat meaning they are allies of Wall Street. They embrace a neo-liberal, pro-corporate outlook t
US to Keep Bombing Syria Despite Civilian Deaths and Humanitarian Pleas
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention, Crimes Against Humanity )

Walter L
- 1 hour ago - commondreams.org
The U.S. says airstrikes on Syria will continue, despite reports of dozens of civilian deaths and the pleas of opposition activists and human rights groups.
Obama and Clinton Collude to Ram TPP Through Lame Duck Congress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Corporatocracy )

Walter L
- 1 hour ago - blackagendareport.com
Barack Obama may get one last chance to arrive at a Grand Bargain with the Republicans, in the lame duck session of Congress following the November election. Thats when he might push a vote for his Trans Pacific Partnership corporate rights legislation
The War In Afghanistan Is A Good Thing (If You're A Drug-Dealer)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Phony War On Drugs )

Walter L
- 1 hour ago - blacklistednews.com
The War on Drugs and the War on Terror are more intertwined than that media and our elected officials would like us to think. And this became full front and center when the U.S.-led global crusades overlapped in Afghanistan, leaving in their wake a le
US Air Raids Kill More Than 200 Civilians In Northern Syria
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention, Crimes Against Humanity )

Walter L
- 27 minutes ago - countercurrents.org
The carnage in Aleppo is merely a foretaste of the slaughter being prepared by Washington against the Syrian city of Raqqa and Iraqi city of Mosul. The bombings, carried out in total disregard for civilian lives, serve notice that Washington and its allie
 

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