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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
- 9 hours ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment
Petition: Statehood for Puerto Rico
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: u.s., usa, americans, puerto rico statehood )

Glenn
- 23 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's about time it became a state.
Sign the Petition to Stop New Nuclear Testing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: war, nuclear, military, abuse, lies )

Jamesm
- 16 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
Open Thread - 10/17/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 9 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.
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?
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
- 1 day 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
- 13 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
- 10 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
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
They called for the presidential Cabinet to invoke the 25th Amendment.
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
- 13 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
- 6 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
- 6 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!
Travel Ban Banned...Yet Again!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, dishonesty, ethics, lies, republicans, propaganda, politics )

Mitchell
- 2 hours ago - npr.org
For the third time the tRump travel ban has been found wanting!
Could This Rabbi Be a First in Congress?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, usa, u.s., candidates, elections, religion )

Glenn
- 2 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
As a Jew, I hope he wins.
   

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