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Israel's Control of US Internal Politics and Foreign Policy: CIA Experts Explain.   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Israel, control, US, internal, politics, foreign, policy, CIA, experts )

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CIA Experts Explain Israel's Control of US Internal Politics and Foreign Policy.
Open Thread - 6/2/2015
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

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Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
Petition: Democracy for America: Endorse Bernie Sanders in the 2016 Election. Change.Org
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, Democracy for America, Endorse, Elizabeth Warren )

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Democracy for America has shown a vast amount of support for Elizabeth Warren, who I agree would be a excellent candidate for president. But, Warren has stated multiple times that she does not wish to run in the election. Sanders, however, is running.
MoveOn Petitions - Move On Should Back Bernie Sanders
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, Endorse, MoveOn )

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Elizabeth Warren is not going to run for president. Bernie Sanders is. The "Run, Warren, Run" effort should now join the "Win, Bernie, Win" movement.
Saban and Adelson Put Aside Presidential Differences to Save Israel in Las Vegas This Weekend
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Election 2016, Americans, Jewish mega-donors, Haim Saban, Sheldon Adelson, Hilary Clinton, democrats, republicans, politics, government, ethics, news )

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Billionaires Haim Saban and Sheldon Adelson oppose one another as "mega-donors" in the presidential process, but they're teaming up to host desperate pro-Israel groups trying to save the country from growing international isolation.
Obama Administration Opens Up Thousands Of Acres Of Public Lands To Coal Mining
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama Adminitration, Public Lands, Coal Mining, BLM Coal, #DirtyCoal, Climate Change )

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Under the proposed plan, the BLM estimates that it will issue 28 new coal leases, which could open up the mining of 10 billion tons of coal over the next 20 years.
The Compelling Case for Decriminalizing Sex Work | Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, lies, propaganda, dishonesty, crime, ethics, corruption, abuse )

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As soon as we stop treating sex workers like criminals, we can start using the law to protect them.
TAKE ACTION: Strengthen CanadaâEUR(TM)s Democracy: Pass the Reform Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, corruption, government, reform )

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The Reform Act could be put to a vote that will decide whether it lives or dies tomorrow, so thereâEUR(TM)s no time to waste. Can you reach out to your senator today?
Anti-TPP Top Dem Rosa DeLauro: POTUS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, propaganda, lies, politics, obama, media, ethics, corruption, abuse, congress, dishonesty, government )

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The gloves are off, the sides have been clearly drawn. It's the president, the Republican Party and business versus the people, workers, labor and most of the Democratic Party. And a top House Democrat, who is at the forefront whipping the votes against f
Petition: Hold More Primary Debates With Neutral Moderators and NO Exclusivity Clause. Change.Org
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, Democratic National Committee, Debates, Presidential )

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Tell the Democratic National Committee to hold more debates per Sen. Bernie Sanders suggestion
TPP The Case for Treason
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, lies, politics, government, propaganda, obama, u.s., crime, law, rights, violence, Govtfearmongering, obama )

Cheryl A.
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"Powerful private interests, both foreign and domestic, are often acting against the best economic and security interests of the United States of America and the American people." Many times with the help of our legislators...peace.
Challenging Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders Gains Momentum in Iowa - NYTimes.Com
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, Iowa, campaign )

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A mere 240 people live in the rural northeast Iowa town of Kensett, so when more than 300 crowded into the community center on Saturday night to hear Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont, many driving 50 miles, the cellphones of Democrats started buzzing
Cops Kill Someone Every 7.5 Hours In This Country
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
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The incidents to Ferguson, Missouri and Baltimore, Maryland have significantly elevated the awareness of police brutality in the United States. We should be especially concerned about unchecked police violence inflicted on citizens now that nationwide the
FBI Behind Mysterious Surveillance Aircraft Over US Cities
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, cover-up, news )

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Some of the aircraft can also be equipped with technology that can identify thousands of people below through the cellphones they carry, even if they're not making a call or in public. Officials said that practice, which mimics cell towers and gets phones
You Can Be Prosecuted for Clearing Your Browser History - The Nation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, usa, terrorism, media, military, propaganda, lies, government, dishonesty, abuse, ethics, crime, cover-up, freedoms )

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Khairullozhori Matanov, a friend of the Boston bomber, is being sentenced under a law whose purview is growing disturbingly wide.
Tomgram: Barbara Myers, The Unknown Whistleblower
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: propaganda, lies, government, dishonesty, corruption, ethics, crime, abuse, military, media, war, usa, cover-up )

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The Secret Origins of the CIA's Torture Program and the Forgotten Man Who Tried to Expose It -Never one to mince words, Russo called the M&M a "whitewash of genocide" and "a justification of genocide cloaked in the mantle of RAND social science," accusati
6 Ways Ted Cruz Is A Threat To America And The American Way Of Life
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ted Cruz )

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Ted Cruz, menace to society and here are just six reasons why!
No Shame In Using The Safety Net, Americans Say
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, welfare, welfare recipients, SNAP, safety net, children, families, ethics, politics, government, news, freedoms, lies, republicans, democrats, dishonesty, corruption )

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Just 14 percent of survey respondents said they thought people should feel ashamed for using welfare, while 62 percent said people shouldn't feel ashamed. Republicans were more likely to favor shame than Democrats, 20 percent to 9 percent.
US Will Take Rohingya Migrants | Bangkok Post: News
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, government, media, news, usa )

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They are too risky and a threat to New Zealand.
Bill Nye Goes On CNN And Drops A Truth Bomb On Republicans: I Just Want To Remind VotersâEUR¦
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bill Nye, Science Guy, Republicans, Climate Change Denial )

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In today's world, you have to be willfully ignorant to deny the scientifically supported reality that humans are accelerating climate change.
U.S. Military Lab Shipped Live Anthrax Samples to Canada -USA Today
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S. Military, anthrax, military, usa )

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Live anthrax samples were shipped to three laboratories in Canada by a U.S. military lab, USA Today reported on Monday, following disclosures last week that samples of the bacteria were mistakenly sent to 11 U.S. states and two other countries.
When Judges Can Take Away Senior Citizens' Rights
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: land grab, agenda 21, seniors )

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When judges can take away senior citizens' basic rights May 26, 2015 Some wealthy American seniors have discovered the dark side of getting a court-appointed guardian
Las Vegas Water Chief Pat Mulroy Preached Conservation, But Pushed Growth - Killing the Colorado - ProPublica
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: water scarcity, Colorado River dying )

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Checkout the Las Vegas water witch doing her best to kill the Colorado River.
Bernie's Populism Has Profound Impact On Iowa Caucus
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, americans, candidates, democrats, elections, usa )

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During this last week, The New York Times decided that Bernie Sanders might be a credible challenge to Hilary Clinton in Iowa. Now people assemble throughout the state to hear Bernie.
3 Reasons Democrats Are Freaking Out About Hillary Clinton
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Election 2016, Presidential Campaign, Democratic Nomination, Hillary Clinton, Controversy, Reality )

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Despite all the party's advantages, Democrats have a surprisingly thin bench of presidential talent. For many Democrats, the answer to the question: "If not Hillary, who?" is...disaster
Operation Northern Exposure: Over 1,000 Troops to Take Part in Michigan Dirty Bomb Exercise
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, news )

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Operation Northern Exposure will include over 1,000 Michigan National Guard soldiers and will be the first time in history that local authorities have worked with the National Guard.

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