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US Politics & Gov't

Disrespecting Troops With a Lie
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GOP lies, obama, Trump, military, video )

TomCat
- 4 hours ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment
Sign the Petition to Stop New Nuclear Testing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, nuclear, military, abuse, lies )

Jamesm
- 12 hours ago - org2.salsalabs.com
No nukes are good nukes, we're all down wind from any nuclear war! We extremely don't need to irradiate the Earth, engineer extremely worse climate change; especially since a trillion ton ice-cube just got dropped in the drink, causing more, + stronger
The Case That Trump Is a Sociopath - A Psychiatrist Speaks Out
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: President Trump, mental health, mental illness, sociopathy, madness, insanity )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Is Donald Trump mentally ill? Are his behaviors indicative of deeper psychological troubles? If so, what are the implications for the country and the world if the president of the United States is suffering from a mental illness?
Petition: Statehood for Puerto Rico
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: u.s., usa, americans, puerto rico statehood )

Glenn
- 18 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's about time it became a state.
Open Thread - 10/17/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 4 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.
How Big Corporations Game Our Democracy Into Their Plutocracy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ralph Nader, corporations, undermine democracy, USA, American schools failure to teach )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - dandelionsalad.wordpress.com
A major chapter in American history, rarely taught in our schools, is how ever larger corporations have moved to game, neutralize and undermine the peoples continual efforts to protect our touted democratic society.
How the Kochs Are Using Mike Pence to Shape Trump's White House
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, Pence, Koch Brothers )

Judy
- 21 hours ago - vox.com
Three key takeaways from the New Yorker's Pence profile.
Petition - Tell Senate Democrats: Resist the Right Wing's Funding Cuts on Climate Change
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: right wing politics, funding cuts, weather satelites, greenhouse gases, environmental progreams, Climate Action Network, pollution controls, regulations, responsibility for climate, budget cuts, dirty politics, global warming, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 8 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Faced with deadly hurricanes that have caused billions of dollars in damage, historic flooding that has destroyed entire communities and deadly wildfires that are raging unchecked in California, what did extreme right-wing House Republicans decide to...
Take Action - Help-Elect-a-Scientist
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: upcoming elections, scientists, politics, Transparency, lobbyism, political correctness, dishonesty, ethical politics, candidates )

Kalliope
- 6 hours ago - secure.314action.org
6,000 scientists and STEM leaders have reached out to 314 Action wanting help running for office. And with your support, we're helping as many as we can launch campaigns. Some of their elections are just a few weeks away.
Mental Health Professionals March Through New York to Demand Trump's Removal From Office
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump regime, mental illness, POTUS, protests, demonstrations )

Freya
- 22 hours ago - alternet.org
They called for the presidential Cabinet to invoke the 25th Amendment.
Why Won't America Go to a Flat Tax System?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, americans, economy, taxes, supremecourt, military, usa, socialsecurity )

Angelus
- 14 hours ago - cnn.com
10% -period.. no deductions or writeoffs and no more working under the table.
Bankers Get Rich While Hundreds of Millions of Americans Have Lousy Jobs
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, corruption, cover-up, Depression, jobs, poverty, NAFTA, dishonesty, economy, SupremeCourt, military, troops, healthcare, housing )

Angelus
- 15 hours ago - foxbusiness.com
The average rent in New England is $1000 per month for a 1 br non-luxurious apartment plus utilities. The majority of people in this area make less than $50k per year and many only $25k per year.Most Americans are poor and becoming increasingly so
The Trump Administration Has No Plan for Dealing With a North Korean Electromagnetic Pulse Weapons Attack
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, usa, war, terrorism, government, ethics, republicans, politics, congress )

Frank
- 9 hours ago - chicagotribune.com
On Sept. 30, the Congressional Commission to Assess the Threat to the United States from Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) Attack shut its doors after 16 years of operation.
Trump Claims Other Presidents 'Did Not Call' Families of Fallen Soldiers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, dishonesty, corruption, lies, media, propaganda )

Lindi
- 2 hours ago - cbc.ca
The record is plain that presidents reached out to families of the dead and to the wounded, often with their presence as well as by letter and phone. The path to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and other military hospitals, as well as to the.
Federal Judge in Hawaii Blocks Latest Version of Trump's Travel Ban
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, abuse, americans, corruption, media, freedoms, ethics )

Lindi
- 2 hours ago - beta.theglobeandmail.com
It was the third set of travel restrictions issued by the president to be thwarted, in whole or in part, by the courts!
Profiting From America's Longest War: Trump Seeks to Exploit Mineral Wealth of Afghanistan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, media, military, propaganda, politics, government, dishonesty, violence, Refugees&Relief, HumanRights, conflict, death, ecosystems, environment, corporate, business, finance, investments, environment )

Wilde
- 58 minutes ago - counterpunch.org
AfghanistanâEUR(TM)s deposits of iron, copper, zinc, gold, silver, lithium and other rare-earth metals are estimated to be worth roughly $1 trillion, a price tag which has intrigued the business mogul-turned-President Trump.
Emma Thompson Harassed and Assaulted By Harvey Weinstein
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: arts, celebrity, sadness, safety, society, women, violence, movies, tv, ethics, police, culture, americans, family, government, religion, congress, americans, abuse, supremecourt, military, media )

Angelus
- 1 hour ago - cnn.com
I wonder if any of this has to do with a movie script called "The Wanderer" which Martin Bauer solicited back in the mid 1990s for United Talent Agency and Weinstein nixxing the project
Ex-NASA Scientist Accuses the Space Agency Garbling Images to Hide Things (HeâEUR(TM)s Not the Only One)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, cover-up, freedoms, government, lies, propaganda, media, military, usa, NASA, scientist, hiding the truth, images )

Ricardo
- 1 hour ago - humansarefree.com
We published an article last month of a Project Camelot interview with Dr. Norman Bergrun regarding whatâEUR(TM)s really happening in space. A mechanical engineer, Dr. Bergrun has worked for Ames Research Laboratory, NACA (National Advisory Committee...
Google Is So Big, It Is Now Shaping Policy to Combat the Opioid Epidemic. And ItâEUR(TM)s Screwing It Up
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, propaganda, media, news, usa, Google, Lobbying, NSA contracted, opioid epidemic, Big Pharma agenda and profit )

Ricardo
- 1 hour ago - theintercept.com
A snap decision by Google has begun to reshape the drug treatment industry, tilting the playing field toward large conglomerates âEUR" the precise opposite outcome Google had hoped to achieve. The fateful decision was made September 14. Google faced...
Is Trump Have Difficulty Going From Dictatorship(Business) to Democracy(Politics)?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, americans, candidates, elections, troops, military, obama, SupremeCourt, propaganda, politics, media, ethics, economy, corruption, dishonesty, government, republicans, democrats )

Angelus
- 1 hour ago - readersupportednews.org
Corporations can suspend civil rights, constitutional rights and harass their employees into political partisanship.
Cities Are Getting Paid to Turn Street Lights Into Spying SmartNodes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, dishonesty, ethics, crime, government, media, politics, terrorism, usa, total surveillance society, orwellian 1984 police state nightmare, surveillance and spying, cities, smart nodes, WIFI, cellphones, prison planet )

Ricardo
- 1 hour ago - activistpost.com
The future of privacy in big cities is bleak; cities are now getting paid to convert street lights into spying SmartNodes. What are SmartNodes? SmartNodes will soon replace street lights, because they are equipped with cameras, microphones...
How Many Americans Are Killed By Their Own Government or Blackballed By Tags on Their Social Security Numbers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: arts, celebrity, police, law, government, ethics, culture, society, tv, media, movies, military, SupremeCourt, government, cover-up, corruption, ethics, congress, troops )

Angelus
- 55 minutes ago - readersupportednews.org
I remember a Hollywood actor/actress once commenting to the press about being tested on something and saying "..i thought it was just another test the CIA was doing on me" (paraphrased)
   

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