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@HouseDemocrats: Back Lieu-Conyers to End U.S. Aid to Saudi Bombing of Yemen
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Yemen. Saudi Arabia, arms trade )

- 1 day ago -
@HouseDemocrats: Back Lieu-Conyers to End U.S. Aid to Saudi Bombing of Yemen Sign the Lieu-Conyers letter urging President Obama to stop refueling Saudi warplanes that are bombing civilians in Yemen.
Sign the Petition: I Am Not a Reporter, and I Want to See Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s Tax Returns
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tax returns, Donald Trump )

- 1 day ago -
It isnâEUR(TM)t just reporters who want to see Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s tax returns. Add your name. Our Message to Donald Trump : I am not a reporter, and I want to see Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s tax returns. Release them
Hey Congress: Give Up YOUR Cadillac Health Insurance First
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Health insurance, Paul Ryan, Mitch McConnell, ObamaCare )

- 1 day ago -
Ryan & McConnell - Give up your Cadillac Health Benefits NOW! If Paul Ryan or Mitch McConnell get sick, he can go to his doctor. If he repeals ObamaCare, millions of Americans will lose access to their family doctor.
Oppose North Dakota House Bill 1203
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: North Dakota, demonstrations, protests, violence, bills, legislation, petitions )

- 16 hours ago -
This bill says a driver "who unintentionally causes injury or death to an individual obstructing vehicular traffic on a public road, street, or highway, is not guilty of an offense."
It's Time for President Obama to Grant Clemency to Leonard Peltier
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: amnesty, human rights, Leonard Peltier, obama, usa, indigenous rights )

- 18 hours ago -
 Ten months after filing a petition with the president, renowned lawyers waitâEUR"and hopeâEUR"for Obama to act.
Monday Mirth: Trump Is Getting Desperate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Accordion, Inaugural, Inauguration )

- 11 hours ago -
A post by SoINeedAName on TomCat's blog, on Monday to replace the one he would have posted this coming Friday, which will not be amusing.

US Politics & Gov't  (tags: senate, foreclosures, steve mnuchin, americans )

- 1 day ago -
"Oppose the nomination of 'foreclosure king' Steve Mnuchin, who made millions by foreclosing on struggling Americans and exploiting their economic pain."
Stop the Pruitt Appointment to the EPA!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: EPA and corporate influence, protection, clean water )

- 7 hours ago -
Pruitt has been one of the EPA's loudest opponents, suing to overturn clean air and water rules, and he could roll back decades of progress in protecting our environment. Sign below to send a message to your senators and urge them to oppose...
Six Reasons Why Trumps Wall Is Even Dumber Than Most of His Other Ideas
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: demagoguery, buffoon, lies )

- 1 day ago -
Trump lives in a fact free universe designed merely to enhance his power and fuel his demagoguery. But you donâEUR(TM)t have to, and nor does anyone else.
Dr Martin Luther King Jr Day! (Video)   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Martin Luther King Jr., people of colour, equal rights, America, humanity, equality, justice )

- 1 day ago -
His 'I have a dream' speech. 'Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.' ~ Martin Luther King Jr.
U.S. House Passes Bill to Allow One Step Trashing of Multiple Obama Administration Federal Rules
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Republicans, bills, Congress, energy, environment, banking, transportation, finance, education, media, regulations )

- 15 hours ago -
The republican-dominated U.S. House of Representative has passed legislation that allows the Congress to eliminate multiple Obama Administration federal rules enacted during the last year of President Obama's Administration in a one step procedure.
President Obama -- Stop Trump Going Nuclear! (URGENT PETITION)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Nuclear weapons, launch-on-warning capability, 4 minutes, Obama, Donald Trump, danger )

- 4 hours ago -
The launch-on-warning capability is a crazy dangerous system, started in the Cold War & totally unnecessary today. When Obama was elected he said it was dangerous and that heâEUR(TM)d change it. With Trump's unpredictability the danger is huge. 4 days left
Sorry, Liberals: Donald Trump Really Means What He Says, and Plans to Silence and Intimidate Dissenters
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: authoritarianism, fascism, repression )

- 1 day ago -
Trump seeks to divide and conquer the media, while congressional allies like Jason Chaffetz go after critics.
North Dakota Bill Would Protect Motorists Who 'Unintentionally Cause Injury or Death' to Protesters
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bills, protests, demonstrations, assault, crime, violence )

- 17 hours ago -
As Donald Trump takes office, pushing a wave of explicitly authoritarian federal policies and practices, Republican leaders at every level are following suit.
Tell Your Senators to Stop Rex Tillerson's Confirmation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: senators, Rex Tillerson, Secretary of State, america )

- 6 hours ago -
Tell your Senators to stop Rex Tillerson's confirmation Rex Tillerson is the wrong choice for Secretary of State. America needs someone who is qualified and will put our interests first. Tell your Senators to oppose his nomination.
Obamacare Repeal Will Hurt Women & Seniors With Higher Rates
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ACA, Obamacare, senior, republicans, 2018 elections, women, men unfair )

- 19 hours ago -
The Senate laid groundwork to repeal the Affordable Care Act. It will delay effective dates of aspects of the repeal until the 2018 Congressional elections. Young consumers may pay less than seniors. Insurers may charge women more than men.
Germany Says NATO Concerned About Trump Obsolete Remark
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: liar, jack@ss, buffoon )

- 17 hours ago -
Germany Foreign Minister said on Monday that U.S. President elect Donald Trump's comments that NATO was obsolete had aroused concern across the 28 member alliance.
EPA Acknowledges Neonics' Harm to Bees, Then 'Bows to Pesticide Industry'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Neonics )

- 15 hours ago -
This is like a doctor diagnosing your illness but then deciding to withhold the medicine you need to cure it
In Defense of Reverend Wright - Counterpunch 03/19/2008
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, propaganda, politics, lies, military, war, media, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms )

- 14 hours ago -
The language used by Rev Jeremiah Wright to denounce his country is certainly "inflammatory" and has brought him wide vilification.Psychologist William James,used the same epithet as Wright in 1898 whenhe declared: "God damn the U.S. for its vile conduct
To Swear Upon a Bible?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, government, ethics, lies, politics )

- 56 minutes ago -
Sworn in to uphold Trump's Regime RIP America Would Nancy and Ronald really approve of their Family Bible being used at the inauguration?
Betsy Devos
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, government, politics )

- 14 minutes ago -
Sad, Disgusting, Angry.
Call to Tell Your Senator Not to Take Away Health Care From Millions of Americans!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: senate, healthcare, healthcare, americans )

- 3 hours ago -
House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and other extremists in Congress are moving quickly to take away health care from millions of families by repealing the Affordable Care Act without a plan to replace it.
After Winning the Nobel Peace Prize, Obama Drops 26,000 Bombs in Just One Year, Peace Has Never Looked So Explosive
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 36 minutes ago -
In the messed-up world of the Leftist, peace is war, and the only way to be recognized for the former is to engage in the latter. About 10 minutes after Barack Obama was elected president in 2008, the Nobel Prize committee began trying to figure out a way
MLK Assassination Exposed as Conspiracy of Governmental Agencies & Others in Court Victory
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 20 minutes ago -
Most Americans have no idea the family of Dr. King won a lawsuit proving the US government played a role in his assassination.

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