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US Politics & Gov't

The Civil War Never Ended. The Neo-Confederate Tea Party Fights on
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Racist, stupidity, republicans, ethics, congress, abuse )

Jason
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
On top of that! These racist morons (Get a brain morans) blame the good guys for our countries problems!
*PETITION* NO ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION WAR EXERCISES IN WA STATE!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: radiation, military, Washington State )

Krystina
- 1 day ago - change.org
The Navy wants to allow three camper-sized trucks with electromagnetic radiation equipment to conduct war exercises with military aircraft from 15 sites in Clallam, Jefferson and Grays Harbor counties.
Ayn Rand Douche' Bag to the Republicans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, stupidity, destroyers of democracy )

Jason
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
How sick and stupid do you have to be to idolize this rotten human? Who are they? Your Senators!
Inside the Koch Brothers' Toxic Empire
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, ethics, cover-up, corruption, Koch, Brothers, dishonesty, politics, usa, congress, abuse, republicans )

Mari
- 1 day ago - rollingstone.com
Together, Charles and David Koch control one of the world's largest fortunes, which they are using to buy up our political system. But what they don't want you to know is how they made all that money
Help the Progressive Caucus Limit the Iraq-Syria War *PETITION*
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, iraq, syria, congress )

Krystina
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
Tell members of Congress that they should co-sponsor the Congressional Progressive Caucus Resolution, H. Con. Res. 114, urging limitations on the U.S. use of military force in Iraq and Syria. PLEASE SIGN THIS PETITION TO CONGRESS TODAY!
Massive Vaccine Cover-Up Confirmed: Secret Documents Prove Vaccines Cause Autism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Health, Corporatocracy, Mainstream Media, Propaganda )

Walter L
- 12 hours ago - naturalnews.com
The ongoing debate over whether or not vaccines cause autism would probably take on an entirely different tone if key information that has been mostly censored from the public was fully brought to light. Hidden documents that have been locked away for mor
Why Early Voting Is About So Much More Than Convenience
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Ohio, early voting, elections, republicans, democrats, ethics, news, politics, government, freedoms )

Carrie
- 9 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
This was supposed to be "Golden Week" in Ohio, a prime window one month from the midterm election when the state's residents could both register to vote and cast their ballots at the same time. In theory, political participation doesn't get much easier.
Paul Ryan Says: I Won't Run For President In 2016 If Mitt Romney Runs Again (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan, 2016, government, elections, republicans, news )

Carrie
- 8 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Paul Ryan is hesitant to discuss whether he'll make a run for the White House in 2016, but he told HuffPost Live he definitely won't mount a campaign if his former running mate Mitt Romney decides to give it another try.
US Launches Wars and Backs Coups in the Name of Democracy, But Won't Back Real Democracy Activists in Hong Kong
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 11 hours ago - thiscantbehappening.net
Where is the US, always quick to defend its wars and meddling as "supporting democracy," as democracy activists in Hong Kong are attacked by police for demanding that China honor its pledge to allow democratic election of the city's chief executive in 201
Soldier's Heart: Jacob George's Sorrowful Ride Till the End
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: World, War & Peace, Economy, Rights, Solutions, U.S )

Judy
- 5 hours ago - commondreams.org
Oh so heartbreaking to hear of the suicide - or as some call it, the death from moral injuries - of Jacob George, 32-year-old Arkansas farmer, musician, anti-war activist and veteran of three tours of Afghanistan who came home shattered...
Armed Private Contractor Was Allowed on Elevator With Obama: Reports
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: President Obama, safety, Secret Service, Obama Familym ethics, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, government, Americans )

Carrie
- 3 hours ago - rawstory.com
The incident occurred while Obama was visiting the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Sept. 16, three days before a man with a knife jumped the White House fence in Washington and ran into the executive mansion.
Eric Holder's Complex Legacy: Voting Rights Advocate, Enemy of Press Freedom, Friend of Wall Street
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Eric Holder, legacy, assessment, DoJ, record, civil rights, Wall St crash, corporate criminals, impunity, NSA mass surveillance programs, targeting of journalists, unprecedented legal offensive, whistleblowers, border patrol agents, impunity killings )

LucyKalei
- 17 hours ago - truth-out.org
Assessments of his DoJ record from Georgetown U professor M. Dyson, R Weissman of Public Citizen, L Proll of NAACP Legal Defense Fund & B Azmy of the Center for Constitutional Rights. Praise for civil rights; criticism for no Wall St prosecutions & ++
The U.S. Created, Not Underestimated, ISIS Threat In Syria
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 11 hours ago - disquietreservations.blogspot.com
In reality, the U.S intelligence community created the ISIS threat in Syria. They were not caught off-guard by the rise of this transnational terrorist group because they were the ones who trained, armed, and financed them.
USA Policy on Nigeria - See No Jihad, Hear No Jihad, Say No Jihad
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama administration denial, Kidnapped Nigerians, Islam, Jihad )

Beth
- 7 hours ago - religiousfreedomcoalition.org
Andrew Harrod: Obama Administration can find no jihad in murders and kidnappings in the name of Islam in Nigeria. Kidnapped Nigerian Christian girls give briefing in Washington, DC - Religious Freedom Coalition Exclusive.
New US Troop Commitments Unnoticed Except By Service Members
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rachel Maddow, Afghanistan, New Agreement, 2014, perpetual war, President Obama )

Dandelion
- 2 hours ago - msnbc.com
Rachel Maddow points out that while a new agreement to keep thousands of U.S. troops in Afghanistan for at least the next ten years has gone almost entirely unnoticed by the media, to military members and families it is significant news. Go Rachel.
Lawsuit: Mississippi Officials Indefinitely Detain Poor Defendants
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, government, lies, media, military, news, propaganda, socialsecurity, usa )

Sonya
- 1 day ago - rhrealitycheck.org
Corruption in government departments makes you poor. Then they say its a crime to be poor.
ANALYSIS: Whatever Happened to Gun Control?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, news, usa, gun control, media )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - thenation.com
The Newtown tragedy was supposed to change everything about gun politics. Why it didn't--and how reformers might still win.
Air ForceâEUR(TM)s Mind-Boggling Violation: Members Forced to Swear Religious Allegiance - Salon.Com
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, US millitary, US Airforce, government, corruption, religious freedom, atheism, Dominionism, freedom of religion )

Cat
- 7 hours ago - salon.com
Scary. The problem is worse than you realize, says Michael Weinstein, leader of a group protecting members from coercion
Police on Manhunt Find Pipe Bombs in Woods - Charter.Net
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, crime )

Craig
- 7 hours ago - charter.net
Manhunt for suspect of killing trooper finds bomb
Chicago's Gun Laws Prevent Poor From Defending Themselves
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, government, lies, media, news, propaganda, socialsecurity, usa )

Sonya
- 3 hours ago - thenewamerican.com
Poor people and victims of crime are not allowed a lawyer. Another way the poor are prevented from defending themselves.
   

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