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US Politics & Gov't

Teenager Codes Plug-In to Expose Corruption
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, corruption, ethics, government, technology, u.s. )

Kathy
- 3 hours ago - billmoyers.com
A self-taught 16-year-old coder from Seattle, Washington, has created a web browser plug-in that won't let you forget the pervasive and corrupting influence of money in politics.
Cop Forces Drunk Man to Move His Car, When He Bumps Other Cars, the Cop Shot Him Dead
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, government, abuse )

Mike
- 5 hours ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
When asked to move the car, Harris told Magee he was drunk and did not wish to do so. The videos show Harris driving the car into a police unit, pull forward and hit another car, then crash into the police car again. Magee shot Harris from behind.
CNN Poll: Border Crisis Impacting Public Opinion on Immigration
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, bush, congress, democrats, elections, government, republicans, news, obama, politics, usa, Immigration reform )

Frank
- 6 hours ago - politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com
"The current crisis on the nation's southern border appears to be fueling a notable shift in American attitudes toward immigration policy with border security growing in importance, according to a new national survey."-cnn
VIDEO - Tyler Speaks Truth to Power on Israel & Gaza
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: IJV. harper, NDP, Canada, truthtelling, CTV News, gaza massacres 2014-siege, etnic cleansing, illegal occupation of Palestine, war crimes, end the siege-occupation!, collective punishment, freedoms, news, lies, propaganda, obama, media, usa )

Jess
- 13 hours ago - ctvnews.ca
Watch this extraordinary prime time interview with Tyler on CTV. Tyler didn't hesitate when asked what Israel should do about Hamas to defend its own citizens.
CIA Renditions: Poland Violated Human Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bush, bushadministration, americans, cheney, congress, crime, ethics, republicans, Govtfearmongering, lies, media )

James
- 15 hours ago - iraqwarinquiries.blogspot.com
European Court Finds Poland Violated Human Rights By Allowing Secret CIA Detention
Economic Adviser to Putin Declares WWIII Has Begun and U.S. Nazi's Must Be Stopped
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: russia, ukraine, u.s., nazi, world war iii )

Kenneth
- 17 hours ago - secretsofthefed.com
Vlad Putin's economic adviser accused US of starting WWIII over Ukraine.
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau- Is It Effective?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, corruption, consumers, finance, lenders, ethics, freedoms, government, usa )

Angelus
- 17 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
Has anyone actually dealt with it and had the agency DO anything? Seems like a great concept but more smoke and mirrors than substance
Foster Children as Drug Experimentees
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, cover-up, drugs, childcare, children, human services, congress, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, usa, healthcare )

Angelus
- 17 hours ago - denverpost.com
I was a foster child all of my life until adulthood. The abuses are legion. I was given medications that the state redacted from files. Children in state care are also vulnerable to government experimentstion, as the Fernald kids were.
Kids Increasingly Forced Into Courts Without Legal Representation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, corruption, children, law, courts, police, cover-up, constitution, ethics, freedoms, government, usa, SupremeCourt )

Angelus
- 17 hours ago - publicintegrity.org
In Massachusetts, major subcontracting agencies like Longvidew Farm and the New England Home used legal guardians to represent kids in their care often without any awareness of it by the kids
Open Thread - 7/24/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

TomCat
- 23 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown). That's all today
Blacklisted: The Secret Government Rulebook For Labeling You a Terrorist
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S., Obama administration, secret rule book, watchlist, convoluted criteria )

Judy
- 1 day ago - firstlook.org
The Intercept is publishing the entire Rulebook. "...the government is secretly blacklisting people as suspected terrorists and giving them the impossible task of proving themselves innocent of a threat they haven't carried out."
VIDEO - Video: My Democracy Now! Debate on Gaza With "Liberal" Zionist J.J. Goldberg
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democracy Now!, Zionist J.J. Goldberg, TRUTHTELLING, assault on GAZA-SIEGE, PALESTINE, occupation, IDF, usa, media, propaganda, u.s., americans, congress, lies, obama, dishonesty, cover-up )

Jess
- 1 day ago - electronicintifada.net
Goldberg, while appearing critical of Israel, was actually advancing its most pernicious talking points, the goal of which is to blame Palestinian victims for their own deaths and to falsely portray Israel as the victim.
Common Sense Has to Overcome This Right Wing Delusion
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, stupidity, racism, hate, dishonesty, corruption, crime, cover-up, propaganda, military, media )

Jason
- 1 day ago - whitehouse.gov
Tax the RICH! 70% on everything over the first $2 million. Protect our economy! Rebuild what once was great.
   

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