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Call to Tell Your Senator Not to Take Away Health Care From Millions of Americans!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: senate, healthcare, healthcare, americans )

Dogan
- 55 minutes ago - actionnetwork.org
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.
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 )

Evelyn
- 1 hour ago - secure.avaaz.org
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
Tell Your Senators to Stop Rex Tillerson's Confirmation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: senators, Rex Tillerson, Secretary of State, america )

Dogan
- 3 hours ago - action.winwithoutwar.org
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.
Stop the Pruitt Appointment to the EPA!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: EPA and corporate influence, protection, clean water )

Dogan
- 4 hours ago - secure.foodandwaterwatch.org
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...
Monday Mirth: Trump Is Getting Desperate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Accordion, Inaugural, Inauguration )

Joanne
- 8 hours ago - politicsplus.org
A post by SoINeedAName on TomCat's blog, on Monday to replace the one he would have posted this coming Friday, which will not be amusing.
In Defense of Reverend Wright - Counterpunch 03/19/2008
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, propaganda, politics, lies, military, war, media, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms )

Wilde
- 11 hours ago - counterpunch.org
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
EPA Acknowledges Neonics' Harm to Bees, Then 'Bows to Pesticide Industry'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Neonics )

Michael
- 12 hours ago - commondreams.org
This is like a doctor diagnosing your illness but then deciding to withhold the medicine you need to cure it
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 )

Freya
- 12 hours ago - dailykos.com
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.
Oppose North Dakota House Bill 1203
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: North Dakota, demonstrations, protests, violence, bills, legislation, petitions )

Freya
- 13 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
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."
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 )

Freya
- 14 hours ago - ecowatch.com
As Donald Trump takes office, pushing a wave of explicitly authoritarian federal policies and practices, Republican leaders at every level are following suit.
Germany Says NATO Concerned About Trump Obsolete Remark
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: liar, jack@ss, buffoon )

Rob
- 14 hours ago - reuters.com
Germany Foreign Minister said on Monday that U.S. President elect Donald Trump's comments that NATO was obsolete had aroused concern across the 28 member alliance.
*Take Action* With The American Civil Liberties Union
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: preserve, protect, defend, freedoms )

Susan
- 15 hours ago - peoplesoath.org
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.
It's Time for President Obama to Grant Clemency to Leonard Peltier
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: amnesty, human rights, Leonard Peltier, obama, usa, indigenous rights )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - thenation.com
 Ten months after filing a petition with the president, renowned lawyers waitâEUR"and hopeâEUR"for Obama to act.
Obamacare Repeal Will Hurt Women & Seniors With Higher Rates
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ACA, Obamacare, senior, republicans, 2018 elections, women, men unfair )

Beth
- 16 hours ago - time.com
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.
9 MLK Quotes the Mainstream Media Won't Cite @Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, ethics, dishonesty, lies, media, military, politics, propaganda, economy, war, corruption, freedoms, iraq )

Wilde
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
The words of the real MLK were far more radical than today's cherry-picked lines.
Dr Martin Luther King Jr Day! (Video)   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Martin Luther King Jr., people of colour, equal rights, America, humanity, equality, justice )

Yusuf
- 23 hours ago - youtube.com
His 'I have a dream' speech. 'Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.' ~ Martin Luther King Jr.
@HouseDemocrats: Back Lieu-Conyers to End U.S. Aid to Saudi Bombing of Yemen
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Yemen. Saudi Arabia, arms trade )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
@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.
Hey Congress: Give Up YOUR Cadillac Health Insurance First
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Health insurance, Paul Ryan, Mitch McConnell, ObamaCare )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - actionnetwork.org
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 )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
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

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

Dogan
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
"Oppose the nomination of 'foreclosure king' Steve Mnuchin, who made millions by foreclosing on struggling Americans and exploiting their economic pain."
Sorry, Liberals: Donald Trump Really Means What He Says, and Plans to Silence and Intimidate Dissenters
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: authoritarianism, fascism, repression )

Rob
- 1 day ago - salon.com
Trump seeks to divide and conquer the media, while congressional allies like Jason Chaffetz go after critics.
Six Reasons Why Trumps Wall Is Even Dumber Than Most of His Other Ideas
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: demagoguery, buffoon, lies )

Rob
- 1 day ago - nationofchange.org
Trump lives in a fact free universe designed merely to enhance his power and fuel his demagoguery. But you donâEUR(TM)t have to, and nor does anyone else.
Today at 12:30 P.M.ET Livestream Bernies Rally to Protect Affordable Care Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

T.L.
- 1 day ago - ourrevolution.com
January 15 tell Republicans loudly and clearly we won't let you throw nearly 30 million people off of health insurance,make massive cuts to Medicaid
Roberts: Russell Pearce's Triple Dip Just Got Sweeter
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Arizona, greed, economic injustice )

Freya
- 1 day ago - azcentral.com
Russell Pearce just added a plump and juicy cherry to his triple dip. He has scored a promotion to the No. 2 spot at the Maricopa County Treasurer's Office. And a $70,000 raise - when there's no money for raises for county rank-and-file workers.
A Lesson on How to Survive Trumpism - From the McCarthy Era
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: President Trump, Muslim registry, blacklisting, paranoia, oppression, persecution, employment )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thenation.com
Trump's regime will not resurrect full-blown McCarthyism, but it may take lessons in political repression from it.
 

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