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We'Ve Known Way Too Long!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: class warfare, Climate Change, environment, video )

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See 1st comment.
Bernie Sanders IS The 2016 Peace Candidate. Feel the Bern.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders 2016, democratic presidential candidate )

- 9 hours ago -
On February 10, 2016, Peace ActionâEUR"the largest peace organization in the United StatesâEUR"announced its endorsement of Bernie Sanders for the Democratic nomination for President. Wonderful, hopeful article. Note, comment, forward please.
Far-Out Fun for Friday 2/12/2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Humor, Art, Photoshop, fantasy, imagination, creativity )

- 1 day ago -
A post on TomCat's blog to fill in for SoINeedAName's regular column while he is our of town.
Superdelegates: Don't Deny Democracy ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: superdelegate petition, popular vote, constitution, democrats, elections )

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Commit to honoring the voters - let everyone know that you wonâEUR(TM)t allow your vote to defeat our votes. Announce that in the event of a close race, youâEUR(TM)ll align yourself with regular voters - not party elites.
Open Thread - 2/13/2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread )

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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.
Everyday Erinyes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, Furies, Police murders, wrongful death, racism, Chicago, chutzpah, intimidation )

- 15 hours ago -
A post on TomCat's blog. One happening this week which seems to me to call for the intervention of the Greek Furies.
2016 Democratic Superdelegates - Endorse, Cast Votes ONLY 4 Bernie Sanders for President ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: superdelegates petition, elections, democrats, constitution )

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We are writing all 700+ of you superdelegates in a targeted campaign because of how CRITICAL we feel this election is in US history. UNPRECEDENTED.
Here's What Bernie Sanders Actually Did in the Civil Rights Movement
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, candidates, politics, media, elections, culture, activists, rights )

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Civil rights icon John Lewis told reporters that he never encountered Bernie Sanders when the Vermont senator was working with Lewis' Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in the 1960s. Because he made his remarks at a press conference announcing the
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies At 79
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Justice Scalia dead )

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Breaking news!!
It Is Not Over...Bernie Sanders FEEL THE BERN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders 2016, Eric Garner, wrongful death, police brutality )

- 1 hour ago -
What powerful video made by Eric Garner's daughter. Please note, comment, forward.
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies At 79
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SupremeCourt )

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Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead at a ranch in West Texas on Saturday.
Buy Crop Insurance, Double Your Money
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, cover-up, crop insurance, dishonesty, ethics, farming, u.s. )

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Deep in the heart of the arcane laws that give farmers a helping hand, there's something called "crop insurance". It;s a huge program, costing taxpayers anywhere from $5 billion to $10 billion each year.
ELECTION 2016 $15 Minimum Wage Is Deciding Factor for Many Low-Wage Voters (VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, economy, minimum wage reform )

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Currently, Senator Bernie Sanders is the only presidential candidate who advocates raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour, while Hillary Clinton has been firm in her compromise proposal to raise the wage to $12, but no higher.
Congress Members Move to Shut Down PLO Office in U.S.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, PLO, terrorists, terrorism, Obama, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, u.s., law )

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A proposed law will require the US President to certify the PLO is not engaging in specified activities or the PLO office in D.C. must close.
SCOTUS Blocks Obama Clean Power Plan, Hinders Future of Environmental Legislation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: SCOTUS )

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Robert Pollin says legally halting executive order on power-plants poses possible "disaster" for future emissions reduction
Teen Who Killed 5 Family Members to Be Sentenced as Juvenile
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

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A judge cleared the way Thursday for a New Mexico teenager who shot and killed his parents and three younger siblings to be sentenced as a juvenile and released from state custody by the time he turns 21 after the teen's attorneys argued he could be psych
Texas Dad Who Took Away Daughter's Phone Not Guilty of Theft
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, SupremeCourt, media, ethics, freedoms, GoodNews, constitution, society, safety, media, law, internet, humans, family, culture, children, activists, usa, news )

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Texas father who was accused of theft after he confiscated his 12-year-old daughter's cellphone over an inappropriate text has been acquitted of the misdemeanor charge.Grand Prairie police arrested Jackson hours after he commandeered his daughter's
Should Henry Kissinger Mentor a Presidential Candidate? - Media Benjamin
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, military, media, propaganda, lies, iraq, corruption, dishonesty, economy, elections, ethics, crime, cover-up, abuse, politics, HumanRights, middle-east, asia, Refugees&Relief, conflict )

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In one of Sanders'rare outbursts of enmity, he added, "I am proud to say that Henry Kissinger is not my friend. I will not take advice from Henry Kissinger. And in fact, Kissinger's actions in Cambodia, when the United States bombed that country, overthr
Hillary Clinton and Henry Kissinger: It's Personal. Very Personal. (Exhibit #2)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, elections, candidates, media, lies, propaganda, politics, terrorism, dishonesty, usa, war, crime, cover-up, abuse, ethics, iraq )

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The Clintons and the Kissingers regularly spend holidays together at a beachfront villa.she and her husband have for years regularly spent their winter holidays with Kissinger and his wife,Nancy,at the beachfront villa of fashion designerOscar de la Renta
Ted Cruz Uses Dolls to Call Donald Trump Liberal. Will That Work?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, elections, propaganda, abuse, donald Trump, Ted Cruz, getting beyond satire, personal attacks )

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The Texas Senator's latest ad campaign is amusing, but it seems his line of attack on the billionaire as a closet liberal is wearing thin. I suspect that Ted was thinking about this type of doll.
Nearly Everything Ted Cruz Said At Saturday's Debate Was A Lie
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, lies, propaganda, dishonesty )

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[A]lmost every remark from Cruz was either completely misleading or flat-out wrong.
Americas Endless Wars
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 8 hours ago -
Americas grand fantasy of a Project for a New American Century has experienced a serious setback.
The Predators Behind the TPP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trade, environment, economy, freedoms, health, welfare )

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Twelve Pacific Rim countries representing around 40 per cent of the global economy signed the Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade accord on Thursday. Dutch author Karel van Wolfren examines the corporate ramifications of the divisive deal.
Apparently, Fleeing the City During A Crisis for Rural Shelter Is Treason
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
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The government wants a malleable and obedient population that will take orders and join the herd, they dont want survivors and self-reliant individuals.
Dangerous Speech: Would the Founders Be Considered Domestic Extremists Today?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
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Not only has free speech become a four letter word profane, obscene, uncouth, not to be uttered in so-called public places but in more and more cases, the government deems free speech to be downright dangerous and in some instances illegal. The U.S. gover
Should Henry Kissinger Mentor a Presidential Candidate?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Kissinger - Public Enemy No. ? )

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In one of SandersâEUR(TM) rare outbursts of enmity, he added, âEURoeI am proud to say that Henry Kissinger is not my friend. I will not take advice from Henry Kissinger.
Bernie Sanders Scorns Hillary Clinton's Relationship With Accused War Criminal Henry Kissinger
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, candidates, dishonesty, abuse, ethics, lies, propaganda, politics, military, media, usa, war, terrorism, economy, cover-up, government, iraq )

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While discussing the stark contrasts between the two remaining candidates during Thursday's Democratic presidential debate, Sen. Bernie Sanders derided Hillary Clinton's admiration and support for former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger.
How Republics Perish
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 7 hours ago -
With no end to war on Americas horizon, the prospect of this free republic enduring is, well, doubtful.
ALERT:Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies at 79
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, constitution, U.S. Supreem Court, obama, politics, propaganda, news, SupremeCourt, media, candidates, americans, ethics, elections )

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia has died at the age of 79. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was the first Italian-American on the High Court. Retired,but had been on the Court around 30 years."A sharp mind combined with a sharp pen!"

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