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US Politics & Gov't

Youth in Revolt: America Rises Up Against Police State and Drug War
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, military, politics, propaganda, usa )

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Growing Police State fought by young people
Police In US Killed Over A Dozen People In Week Leading Up To Ferguson Verdict
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago -
Every single day there are cases in the news showing police officers abusing their power. On a daily basis people are bullied, assaulted, robbed and many times unfortunately killed by police.
Shot In The Back Update: Video Released In Police Shooting of Darrien Hunt
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago -
Police say he "lunged" at them. But an attorney for the family of a man shot and killed by police outside a fast food restaurant in Utah, Wednesday, says an autopsy shows he was shot numerous times in the back as he ran away from officers.
9/11 Deception
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 3 hours ago -
"Anatomy of a Great Deception" is the best, most well documented 9/11 video I've seen in years. It features highly reliable, verifiable information shared in a warm and personal manner by a caring father.
Cops Arrest Man for Pointing Banana at Them, Say They Feared For Their Safety
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 7 hours ago -
Darren Wilson avoided indictment, like many police officers involved in fatal shootings do, in large part because he claimed to fear for his safety.
Personal Update - 11/28/2014
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, personal )

- 10 hours ago -
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, a homemade cartoon (shown), and why I'm not here.
Most Police Shootings Don't Lead to Prosecution of Police
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 15 hours ago -
It perhaps shouldn't come as a surprise that Officer Darren Wilson will not stand trial for killing Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. A new study shows police involved in fatal shootings are rarely charged with a crime.
Madness in the Headlines -- Drugs, Spies and Mercenaries
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 15 hours ago -
The Taliban had almost stopped opium production entirely in 2001. The U.S. invasion changed that immediately, and Afghanistan has been a U.S. vassal state ever since, with slight attempts at resistance from ex-President Karzai... The opium trade serves no
Congress Poised to Eliminate Tax Breaks For Middle Class, Provide Permanent Tax Breaks For Corporations - NationofChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, abuse, corruption, elections, dishonesty, media, government, economy, corporate, business, politics, dishonesty, investing, law )

- 17 hours ago -
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) has reached a compromise with House Republicans on a package of tax breaks that would permanently extend relief for big multinational corporations without providing breaks for middle or lower-income families, indiv
GOP Takes Revenge Over Immigration Order in Tax Bill. Obama Tells Them to Pound Sand.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, democrats, economy, news, obama, politics, americans, elections, ethics )

- 18 hours ago -
Danny Vinik describes the tax extender package currently wending its way through Congress:
Cop Yanks Girl's Hair Back and Rams Her Head Into Hood of Car, Gets Only 9 Days of Suspension
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 1 day ago -
Officer George Gothner has been given only 10 hours of "suspension" after being caught on video tape slamming a woman's face into his patrol car. The video clearly shows the abuse take place and leaves no room for doubt.
After Ferguson, the Movement to Boycott Black Friday Gains Some Unexpected Allies | TakePart
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, corruption, cover-up, crime )

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Boycotting Black Friday is usually the territory of worker's rights advocates and people who don't believe in shoving their way through crowds to get a deal on a flat-screen television. But this year, folks who are against the American shopping extravagan
The Real Reason Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel Got Booted | The Nation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: propaganda, lies, obama, usa, war, dishonesty, democrats, crime, abuse, troops )

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His resignation has to be seen against the growing war fever in Washington--which is now reflected in White House policy.
Why Chuck Hagel's Departure Really Matters | The Nation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, propaganda, lies, abuse, dishonesty, crime, ethics, usa, politics, obama, military, democrats, cover-up )

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Defense Sec Chuck Hagel's surprise resignation--reportedly at the strong urging of the White House--will dominate Beltway news in the coming days. the much more significant foreign-policy news came early Sat The NYTimes reported that the US will expand
PLEASE SIGN - Tell John Kerry: Peace in Jerusalem Requires Freedom & Equality
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: KERRY-OBAMA, JVP. freedoms, FRIENDS OF SABEEL, NORTH AMERICA, petition, racism-discrimination, Israel, Palestinian human rights violations, END ALL us aid to israel, now!, equal rights, democrats, congress, americans, news, terrorism, usa )

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As Muslims, Christians, and Jews, we stand together against the Israeli policies that have brought Jerusalem to the brink. Join us in telling Secretary of State John Kerry that peace will only come to a Jerusalem where all people are free and equal.
More Republican "Election Fraud"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, republicans, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, abuse, americans, congress, cover-up, lies, media, propaganda )

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'Phantom' Ballots in Maine State Senate Recount Reverse Result From Democratic to Republican 11-vote edge given to GOPer after 21 unexplained ballots - all for her - mysteriously appear in tiny Town of Long Island...

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