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US Politics & Gov't

TAKE ACTION: NIGERIA: JUSTICE FOR MOSES, FACING EXECUTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: execution, nigeria, moses )

Dogan
- 13 hours ago - amnesty.org.uk
Call on the Governor of Delta State to: Commute Moses AkatugbaâEUR(TM)s death sentence. Institute an independent investigation into his allegations of torture.
Stop the Sneak Attack on Medicare
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Medicare, health care, spending cuts, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Congress could now be on the verge of passing a rotten compromise package that would pay for Trade Adjustment Assistance for displaced workers with $700 million in cuts to Medicare funding.
Say Thank You!... To All Who Served~ ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Memorial Day Thanks, veterans, service members, military dogs )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - cci.org
Our veterans and service members sacrifice so much in service to our nation. Join us in showing our appreciation by sending a special message of thanks today.
TAKE ACTION: Allow Veterans to Discuss Medical Marijuana With VA Doctors
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: veterans, americans, congress, medical marijuana )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - change.org
Everyday, 22 veterans take their own lives. In 2011, I was almost one of them. Like many veterans, I was diagnosed with post-traumatic-stress-disorder (PTSD) after serving with the Army where I witnessed violence and had friends lose their lives.
Cruz: Cant Win War Against Our Enemies If Obama Unwilling to Say the Words Radical Islamic Terrorism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, cruz, Islam, Muslims, terrorism, obama, crime, ethics, government, lies )

Penny
- 20 hours ago - cnsnews.com
ISIS is the face of evil, Cruz said at the Family Research CouncilâEUR(TM)s Watchmen on the Wall pastors retreat in Washington, D.C. They are crucifying Christians - not figuratively, literally. They are beheading children, and I ll tell you, you cannot win
Remembering Animals and Humans in War   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, Memorial Day, animals, troops )

MmAWAY
- 9 hours ago - youtu.be
This Memoral Day please remember EVERYONE who has died in war...humans and animals. This is a video to remember, I was shocked to see elephants and others here.
Matt Taibbi: Media "Shamelessly Trumpeted and Cheerleaded" for Iraq War --Democracy Now!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, propaganda, lies, politics, military, ethics, crime, dishonesty, democrats, media, republicans, bush, iraq )

Wilde
- 11 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
In this web-only conversation with journalist Matt Taibbi of Rolling Stone, we turn to Iraq. He recently wrote a piece for Rolling Stone titled "Forget What We Know Now: We Knew Then Iraq War Was a Joke." Taibbi wrote the piece after Jeb Bush's infamous i
ISIS Suggests It Can Smuggle a Nuke Into US Through Mexico
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, obama, terrorism, usa, Islam, Muslims, Islamic State, nuclear weapons )

Penny
- 20 hours ago - newsmax.com
The Islamic State is using the latest issue of its propaganda magazine Dabiq to pose the far-fetched hypothetical of purchasing its first nuclear weapon from Pakistan within a year and getting it into the United States through the porous Southern bor
Tell Nebraska's Governor: Support Repeal of Death Penalty - TAKE ACTION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Nebraska, NE Senate, abolish death penalty, Governor Ricketts - R, veto, petition )

Judy
- 14 hours ago - ssl.capwiz.com
32 senators gave a historic vote to replace the death penalty with a life sentence. Governor Ricketts has promised to veto the repeal.
It's Not Rude: These Portraits Of Wounded Vets Are Meant To Be Stared At - NPR
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, usa, propaganda, lies, iraq, ethics, dishonesty, corruption, abuse, politics, crime )

Wilde
- 14 hours ago - npr.org
Its impolite to stare. But when it comes to severely injured soldiers, maybe we don't look enough; or maybe we'd rather not see wounded veterans at all. That's the message you get from photographer David Jay's Unknown Soldier series.
Veterans Hospital Dubbed 'Biggest Construction Failure' Gets $100 Million Bailout
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Veterans' Hospital, Denver Replacement Medical Center, Dept. of Veterans Affairs, "biggest VA construction failure", bailout, waste of tax money )

Judy
- 14 hours ago - abcnews.go.com
A project dubbed the "biggest construction failure" in the history of the Department of Veterans Affairs -- already $1 billion over budget and more than a year behind schedule -- is getting another $100 million taxpayer bailout.
No More Gambling With Vets' Health Care
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: veterans, health care, petitions )

Freya
- 11 hours ago - theveteranssite.greatergood.com
Stop President Obama from slashing funding for an important veteran health care policy
Former Rep. Pat Schroeder: The Peace Movement Made "Huge Difference" in Ending Vietnam War
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, usa, war, politics, congress )

Wilde
- 9 hours ago - democracynow.org
In 1972,Pat Schroeder of Colorado was elected to Congress,becoming the second-youngest woman ever elected to the House of Representatives. She ran on an antiwar platform.Once elected, she pushed to cut off funding for the war Vietnam:The Power of Protest
'Ugly' Potential Fallout From Supreme Court Health Care Case
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, elections, ethics, ObamaCare, Health insurance )

John
- 17 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
A Supreme Court ruling due in a few weeks could wipe out health insurance for millions of people covered by the Presidents health care law. But it's Republicans âEUR" not White House officials âEUR" who have been talking about damage control.
Joe Arpaio Asks Public to Pay Legal Fees, Laments: I Have to Pay for My Own Lawyers!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, abuse, Arizona, Sheriff Joe Arpaio, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, government, news, politics )

Carrie
- 13 hours ago - rawstory.com
"In some instances I have to personally pay for attorneys to represent me in these cases," Arpaio said in an email to fans late last week. "I do not have the personal wealth or the wherewithal to keep up with the costly demands of paying for ...
The House Just Passed a Bill About Space Mining. The Future Is Here. - The Washington Post
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, military, propaganda, lies, dishonesty )

Wilde
- 13 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
So it only makes sense that American lawmakers would seek to guarantee property rights for U.S. space corporations. Under the SPACE Act, which just passed the House, businesses that do asteroid mining will be able to keep whatever they dig up:
Special Report U.S. Military and Civilians Are Increasingly Divided
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, military, troops )

Dave
- 1 day ago - latimes.com
I'll leave it to you to make your own opinion and comment
SDS Leader Tom Hayden on Vietnam: We Must Challenge the Pentagon on the Battlefield of Memory - Democracy Now!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, military, propaganda, politics, lies, iraq, vietnam, dishonesty, congress, crime, war, usa )

Wilde
- 15 hours ago - democracynow.org
As the nation celebrates Memorial Day, we look back at the Vietnam War. Fifty years ago, on March 7,1965, 3,500 U.S. marines landed in South Vietnam, marking the start of the U.S. ground war in Vietnam. That same day, in Alabama, state troopers beat back
Military Reveals Martial Law and Dissident Extraction Plans for US Citizens
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police State )

Walter L
- 14 hours ago - thecommonsenseshow.com
Over the past two months, many of us in the Independent Media have said it again and again, Jade Helm is about subjugating the American people who will one day rise up to what is coming.
Local Cops Are Listening to Your Cell-Phone: Feds Telling Them to Keep It Hush-Hush
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, government )

Earths
- 13 hours ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration has been quietly advising local police not to disclose details about surveillance technology they are using to sweep up basic cellphone data from entire neighborhoods, The Associated Press has learned.
America Admittedly Behind ISIS Surge
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 13 hours ago - landdestroyer.blogspot.com
Working with some questionable actors, is O'Hanlon and US policymakers way of saying they intend to provide open material support to terrorists, including Al Qaeda, as they've been covertly doing all along
Eric Holder-Heavy Hand of Police INJUSTICE
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, government, usa, propaganda, media, u.s. )

Angelus
- 11 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
DOJ favored police brutality
Senate Passes Bill Granting Obama "Fast-Track" TPP Authority
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: President Obama, U.S. Senate, Fast Track, TPP, Trans-Pacific Partnership )

Brian
- 1 day ago - rt.com
The bill will now head to the House of Representatives for a vote early next month, where it is expected to face a tougher showdown
Segregation Is Here, Just Look at Israel's Legal System
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: sgregation, israel, discrimination-intimidation, racism, occupation, Palestinian human rights abuses-violatio, bus segregation, apartheid Israel agenda, news, obama, usa, americans, congress, abuse, media )

Jess
- 1 day ago - 972mag.com
While there is no serious dispute as to the legal status of the settlements, there is also no lawful justification upon which Israel can discriminate between persons over whom it exercises penal jurisdiction.
Dem Pushes Back Against Obama: Clearly ISIS Has Gained Momentum
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Tulsi Gabbard, Representative, Democrat, Hawaii, US Foreign Policy, President Obama, Middle East, ISIS )

Brian
- 1 day ago - thehill.com
Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) said Sunday that she disagrees with President Obama's assessment that the United States-led coalition is not losing to the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in the Middle East.
 

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