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US Politics & Gov't

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US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Black Lives Matter, Erinyes, Furies, Fury, Guns, Guttony, killed by Police, Labor, labor unions, Lockheed-Martin, NAACP, NLRB, OUR Walmart, outrage, petition, politics, productivity gains, Racism, retaliation, surveillance, Walmart, white supremacy )

- 1 day ago -
A new installment on TomCat's blog highlighting outrages that appear to call for intervention by the Greek Furies.
VIDEO (English): The Israeli Society Has Lost Touch With Reality   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, corruption, end all U.S. aid to Israel, now!, endtheoccupation of Palestine-siege of G, Palestinian humanrights, cover-up, crime, democrats, ethics, government, americans, abuse, u.s., media, news, obama, propaganda, congress, lies, military )

- 22 hours ago -
The Israel Lobby: Is it good for the US? Is it good for Israel?, took place in April 2015 Washington DC, a conference on the activities of the Israel lobby in the United States
Support Syrian Resettlement and Stand for Welcome
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Refugees & Relief, open immigrationethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, propaganda )

- 1 day ago -
Enter info to tell your governor to STOP the stupid tactics they are using to block refugees from coming to the US!!! We will be giving in to the demands of Da'esh if we block the people that are trying to find somewhere to go after 5 years of killing!!!
Activists Arrested for Trying to Prevent Water Shutoff to Poor
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, water, poverty, activists, corruption, ethics, freedoms, usa, healthcare )

- 1 day ago -
This come down to basic human rights and needs and a call for civility

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: news, media, government, usa, interesting )

- 7 hours ago -
The executive branch will now be able to obtain phone metadata by asking the U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court to order telecommunications companies to turn over specific records.
Five Ways Sanders Could Democratize the Financial Sector That Clinton Won't Touch
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, presidential candidates, elections, economy, banks, credit unions, economic justice )

- 4 hours ago -
Politics is about power. Every presidential candidate in both primaries, with the lone exception of Bernie Sanders, relies primarily on powerful, wealthy interests to fund her or his campaign.
Help Restore Victims Of Crime Act Funding
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: VOCA, funding, crime, victims, petitions )

- 3 hours ago -
A recent budget deal between the White House and Congress will strip $1.5 billion from the Crime Victims Fund, which serves as a major funding source for victim services throughout the country.
On the Edge - 11/29/2015
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

- 1 hour ago -
Personal news, 3 Short Takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown).
Israel Using Dutch Dogs to Terrorize Palestinians
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rights and Accountability, Police dogs, Ferguson, occupation, Palestinian civil-human rights, ACLU, Missouri, civilians-children, war crimes, Lilian Ploumen, Tonny Boeijen, Four Winds K9, children, Al-Haq, media, news, usa, americans, abuse, military )

- 1 day ago -
It is one of numerous instances of Israeli forces setting dogs on unarmed Palestinian civilians, including children âEUR" a violent tactic reminiscent of US police practices against Black citizens
Women Over 65 Twice as Poor as Men of Same Age
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, women, seniors, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, freedoms, government, u.s., socialsecurity, usa, lies, propaganda )

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No one should have to live in poverty and without the basics over 65
The Shooting at Planned Parenthood Put GOP 2016 Hopefuls in a âEUR~Politically UncomfortableâEUR(TM) Position
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, republicans, elections, healthcare )

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the leading Republicans, all of whom have spoken out against Planned Parenthood, have largely remained silent about the shooting.
10 Breathtaking Examples Of Government Hypocrisy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, atrocities, insider trading, weapons, lies, crimes, greed, international relations )

- 23 hours ago -
It's no secret that our leaders aren't always perfect - but there's a difference between screwing up and flagrantly violating international treaties, breaking your own laws, and throwing morality out the window.
AbilityOne- Profiteering at the Expense of the Disabled?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, ethics, disabled, greed, money, deception, military, usa, SupremeCourt, propaganda, lies, government, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy )

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Much has been touted about the disadvantaged military-but the reality is military jobs are farmore lucrative than retail and hospitality jobs and the funds are often lavishly spent on sergeants on up with credit cards,etc. This is another abuse.
Israelis, Not Muslims, Cheered in Jersey City on 9/11: Information Clearing House - ICH
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 11 hours ago -
Brief but to the point description of who cheered while the Towers were falling...
What Cannibals Teach Us About Citizens United
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

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We need to get people educated and engaged otherwise we lose what is most precious and hard-fought.
Reality Check Proof U.S. Government Wanted ISIS To Emerge In Syria
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ISIS, war, Syria, refugees, America, Salifest )

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As some Americans cower in fear over the perceived threat from men, women and children attempting to escape from war torn Syria, the majority of people are ignoring the reason there are refugees in the first place.

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