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North Dakota Pipeline: Protesters Vow to Stand Ground
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: CNN report, Oceti Sakowin, Standing Rock, No DAPL, Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman Dave, abuse, crime, ethics, government, Govtfearmongering, Morton County Sheriff's Office )

Rosemary
- 1 day ago - cnn.com
(CNN)The protesters fighting to block the Dakota Access Pipeline have vowed to stand their ground despite growing calls for them to leave and threats of prosecution from law enforcement. Since late summer, protesters have stood beside members ...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Sign the Petition to Defend the First Amendment During Trump's Presidency
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: free speech rights, dishonesty, government, Trump, usa, propaganda, ethics )

Cal
- 16 hours ago - signherenow.org
The United States is recognized globally for having the broadest and most powerful protections for free speech in the world. But those protections are now under attack.
Standing Rock Protesters Just Took SERIOUS Action Against Brutal Out Of Control Cops
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: police brutality, class action lawsuit, human right abuses, Standing Rock Dakota Access Pipeline, Nov. 20, 2016, civil rights action )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - theintercept.com
When it comes to extreme violence and human rights abuses, the events at the Standing Rock Dakota Access Pipeline project protest on November 20 could go down as one of Americas darkest moments in recent history.
Open Thread - 12/2/2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread )

TomCat
- 8 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown). If you would like me to send you cards with links to my articles, add me as a friend.
Song For Leonard Peltier   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Leonard Peltier, Song for Leonard Peltier, Jim Page, video, clemency, President Obama )

Dandelion
- 12 hours ago - youtube.com
Seattle singer songwriter sings his ballad Song For Leonard Peltier telling the story of Peltiers struggle for the Lakota Indian people of South Dakota.
Flag Crusader Donald Trump Does Not Know What The 13 Stripes Represent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ignorance of facts, politics, u.s., republicans )

Rob
- 9 hours ago - rightwingwatch.org
In an interview last year, Trump said that flag burning should be illegal and remarked, People burning the flag, I donâEUR(TM)t like them in this country.
Monthly Report for November 2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Monthly Report, blog news )

TomCat
- 8 hours ago - politicsplus.org
A detailed analysis of traffic at Politics Plus, the site where four others and I publish the articles that we also share here.
Fake News Vs Stooge News
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: fake news, Hillary Clinton, Julian Assange, news, Channel 4 )

Chris
- 17 hours ago - christopherjamesstone.wordpress.com
Underlying the news about fake news is the assumption that our Western media produces real news. It doesnâEUR(TM)t take much digging to show that this is a false assumption.
Friday Fun - "Roy G. Biv" Threads a Rainbow
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Embroidery, Gabriel Dawe, Rainbows, Thread )

Joanne
- 6 hours ago - politicsplus.org
A post by SoINeedAName on TomCat's blog, and a very colorful post at that. :-)
BREAKING: Is the Bureau of Land Management Going to Kill All the Club-Footed Wild Horses Now?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: BREAKING, Bureau of Land Management, going to kill all the club-footed wild h )

RosiePart
- 1 day ago - protectmustangs.org
As his native terrain differs from the captive pens and terrain in California, he grows a lot of heel bar. If not trimmed regularly and correctly it starts to look like clubbed feet. Would the BLM have ordered Tibet killed if not saved years ago?
Watergate-Era Intelligence Experts Call for Leniency for Snowden
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S., Edward Snowden, NSA, Big Brother, Barack Obama, US Department of Justice )

Judy
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
The signatories say NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden should receive leniency, if not a full pardon.
More Blocking of Recount
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, cover-up )

Rudica
- 9 hours ago - thehill.com
What's the problem?
Tell President Obama: Dismantle NSEERS to Obstruct Trump Muslim Registry
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Muslim, Trump, NSEERS, National Security Entry-Exit Registratio, Obama )

Beth
- 4 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Do not allow Trump to restart a xenophobic Bush-era program called the National Security Entry-Exit Registration System, or NSEERS. Trump advisers are already considering this move. Help block the Muslim registry.
Trump Campaign and GOP Allies in Full Legal Panic as Recounts Could Create Electoral College Crisis
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, government, recount, usa, politics )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - blogs.alternet.org
Invoking Bush v. Gore to stop them or ignore the results.
The Fight Is On. Sign the Pledge of Resistance. PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, government )

Anna
- 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Pledge to resist Donald Trump's assault on America's environment, democracy and civil rights:
Yes, You Can Blame Millennials for Hillary Clinton's Loss
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, propaganda, lies, politics, military, media, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms, elections, candidates, economy )

Wilde
- 3 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Hillary Clinton's campaign has lots of excuses for losing. There's the electoral college, James Comey, the media's alleged over-exuberance in digging into Clinton's email server, etc. But Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook said Thursday that one particul
URGENT: Proposed Law Would Charge Protesters With Terrorism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Draconian measure )

Michael
- 1 hour ago - actionnetwork.org
The outrageous proposed bill would make any form of protest that causes an "economic disruption" a class C felony, punishable by up to 5 years in prison.
Was 11/8 a New 9/11? The Election That Changed Everything and Could Prove History's Deal-Breaker
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, elections, terrorism )

Cheryl A.
- 1 hour ago - readersupportednews.org
"In 2016, did the American people leave the CIA in a ditch and potentially do to themselves what the Agency (and more recently the U.S. military) had done to others? " Peace.
TAKE ACTION: Petition: DoJ Observers At Standing Rock
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, military, politics, terrorism, Standing Rock Water Protectors, Senator Bernie Saunders, Department of Justice, Human Rights Violations )

Rosemary
- 19 seconds ago - actionsprout.io
Sign: demand that the Department of Justice listen to Senator Bernie Sanders and send observers to defend the water protectors' rights to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline.Peaceful protestors at Standing Rock have faced numerous human rights violations
   

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