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US Politics & Gov't

Contact These 17 Banks Funding Dakota Access Pipeline and Tell the to STOP! #NODAPL
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NODAPL, STOPDAPL, Sioux, Banks, Water is life, solidarity, Native lives matter )

- 1 day ago -
You can call them, email them or simply even write a hand written letter
Friday Fun - Debate #4 (Or #3 If You DonâEUR(TM)t Count the VP One)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Chris Wallace )

- 1 day ago -
A post by SoINeedAName on TomCat's blog. Political humor. Don't miss it!
Thousands of California Soldiers Forced to Repay Enlistment Bonuses a Decade After Going to War
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: army, war, enlistment bonus, Iraq, disgusting, debt )

- 13 hours ago -
Facing enlistment shortfalls and two major wars with no end in sight, the Pentagon began offering the most generous incentives in its history to retain soldiers in the mid-2000s now wants the money back after these soldiers served many sustaining injury.
Screwing With and Screwing the Elderly and Disabled
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Social Security, Social Security benefits, cost-of-living, political manipulation, CPI-W, CPI-U, CPI-chained )

- 1 day ago -
The truth is that Social Security benefits have been getting cut, are being cut in 2017, and unless something is done, will continue to be cut in the future.
Everyday Erinyes #48
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, Furies, veterans, Pentagon, bonuses, GOP hate, racism, Islamophobia, immigration, RikersIsland, solitary confinement )

- 19 hours ago -
A post on TomCat's blog. Three items this week which seem to call for the intervention of the Greek Furies.
In 1927, Donald Trumps Father Was Arrested After a Klan Riot in Queens
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidate, dishonesty, ethics )

- 16 hours ago -
When news of the old report surfaced last year, Donald Trump vehemently denied his father's arrest.
Harvard Has Billions, So Why Won't It Pay Workers a Living Wage?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Harvard )

- 1 day ago -
Striking dining hall employees at the Ivy League school have turned the spotlight on the low salaries of administrative positions nationwide.
Trump Threatens to Sue Accusers, Lays Out Plan for First 100 Days in Policy Speech
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, lies, republicans )

- 20 hours ago -
Donald Trump laid out his strategy Saturday for the battle ahead.
Shailene Woodley Update: "Shailene Woodley: The Truth About My Arrest" #NODAPL
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NODAPL, Standing Rock, STOPDAPL, Sioux, Shailene Woodley, Water is life )

- 1 day ago -
"Please stand in solidarity with the Sioux people of Standing Rock Reservation to ensure that we still have rivers to swim in, springs to drink from and lakes to float on." Shailene Woodley
All Nations Rise By Lyla June (VIDEO) #NODAPL #STOPDAPL #WaterIsLife   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NODAPL, STOPDAPL, Sioux, Standing Rock, Water Is Life, music )

- 1 day ago -
Song and Lyrics by Lyla June at Standing Rock, Oceti Sakowin camp. #NODAPL #STOPDAPL #WaterIsLife #StandWithStandingRock #Sioux #StandingRock
Dakota Access Pipeline - Honest Government Advert (VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, North Dakota, North Dakota Access Pipeline, #NoDAPL )

- 16 hours ago -
What the Government SHOULD be saying! A great satire clip ... "The US Government just released this advert about the Dakota Access Pipeline and it's surprisingly honest and informative. #NoDAPL #WaterIsLife #StandWithStandingRock"
Foreign Affairs: Trump and American Populism - Old Whine, New Bottles
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, politics, politicians, grievances, manipulation, the Populist Party, third parties )

- 6 hours ago -
Both types of American populists have, from time to time, gained political influence. Their outbursts are not random. They arise in response to real grievances: an economic system, fear of losing jobs to immigrants, politicians more about their own ...
54 Years Ago: When the U.S. Nearly Started a Nuclear War @Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, military, media, propaganda, lies, politics, iraq, dishonesty, abuse, corruption, ethics, elections, candidates )

- 17 hours ago -
Trump is awfully cavalier about a historically delicate relationship.
In An Oligarchy, Voting Is A Tool To Manufacture The Illusion Of Consent
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, elections, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, military, politics, propaganda, supremecourt, terrorism, oligarchy, eliteĀ“s manipulation schemes, voting )

- 14 hours ago -
If thereâEUR(TM)s one thing weâEUR(TM)ve learned so far from election 2016 itâEUR(TM)s that the American people do not understand their government. The perception is that we have a democracy, and that in this democracy we the people have vested power in our.....
Exclusive - Rep. Blackburn: Women Should Know Hillary Clinton Paid Women Less Than Men for Same Jobs
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: hillary clinton, campaign, women, equal pay, rights, lies, hypocricy, progressives, elitism, duplicity, corruption, propaganda )

- 10 hours ago -
Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), told Breitbart News she's frustrated more Americans, especially women, are unaware that Dem nominee for president Hillary Clinton has NOT practiced equal pay for equal work. "I would tell them to look at the facts."
Your State Might Be Spending Less on Schools Than Before the Recession | TakePart
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: education spending, before recession, after recession )

- 15 hours ago -
Where is your state spending on education compared to before the recession?
Marilyn M. Barnewall -- Facts Not Opinions About Trump And Hillary
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 26 minutes ago -
The truth is, when people put selfish desires ahead of the good of their nation, they do indeed deserve the government they get. The rest of us get drug along for the ride.

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