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Congress: Enough Is Enough. Take Action Against Gun Violence. Now.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: shootings, armed people, gun violence, gun control, gun laws, safety, security, Gun lobbyists, control system, politics )

- 10 hours ago -
Another shooting. One dead, one injured at Texas Southern University. Literally the second campus shooting TODAY. The third in a week. They need to do something. Now. Will you sign?
Take Action: Tell Congress Fair Deal or No Deal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: TPP, nafta, trade deals, fair trade, ethical businesses, Sustainabililty, responsibility, Transparency, questionable agreements, consumers, honesty, politics, society )

- 1 day ago -
Despite widespread concern from advocates of social justice and sustainable agriculture, representatives of working families, environmental activists, a diverse group of ethical businesses, and others, negotiators have finally reached a final agreement..
Tell Congress: It's Time That Big Corporations Pay Their Fair Share!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corporations, tax cheats, tax havens, greed, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
U.S. corporations have $2.1 TRILLION in profits stashed offshore - most of it in tax havens. As long as this money is offshore corporations avoid paying U.S. taxes on it. That means the rest of us have to make up the difference.
TAKE ACTION: We Need More Than "Thoughts and Prayers," We Need a Vote on Gun Control
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: NRA!, gun control, usa, obama, government )

- 21 hours ago -
"ItâEUR(TM)s time to put your constituents before the NRA. Bring real gun control legislation to the floor of the House and the Senate."
TAKE ACTION: Urge Anderson Cooper to Ask the Candidates About Caregiving!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Anderson Cooper, candidates, caregivers, debate )

- 1 day ago -
Sign our petition urging Anderson Cooper to ask a question about caregiving at the debate!
Palestinian Lives DonâEUR(TM)t Matter to US Media
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: news, cover-up, media, usa, settlers, israeli state terrorism, occupation of Palestine, Palestinian human rights violations, Israeli settlements, Americans, tear gas, The New York Times )

- 12 hours ago -
As Israel ramps up its deadly attacks on Palestinians, mainstream US media outlets are actively concealing the alarming displays
As the House Devolves Into Mayhem, Wall Street Starts to Panic
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, dishonesty, government, lies, republicans )

Cheryl A.
- 1 day ago -
"In the Kevin McCarthy-created chaos of a leadership vacuum in the House, Wall Street and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid are raising that red flag." There is a limit to the entertainment factor in everything...peace.
The Second Amendment's Fake History
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, americans, corruption, democrats, dishonesty, propaganda, republicans, politics, news, u.s., lies )

Cheryl A.
- 1 day ago -
A key reason why the United States is frozen in political paralysis, unable to protect its citizens from the next deranged gunman and the next massacre, is that many on the Americans have been sold a fake history of the 2nd amendment...peace.
Finally, The CIA Admits Covering Up JFK Assassination
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: propaganda, usa, u.s., war, socialsecurity, military, media, news, lies, government, freedoms, dishonesty, corruption, cover-up, crime, congress, americans, constitution, GoodNews, goodnews, politics, terrorism )

- 6 hours ago -
Even if you have to wait over 50 years, eventually the truth will outâEUR¦ Suspicions that the CIA covered up JFKâEUR~s murder have finally been confirmed, according to an explosive Politico report out this week. Fifty-two years after the PresidentâEUR(TM)s d
The Final Leaked TPP Text Is All That We Feared
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, constitution, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, media, obama, politics, propaganda, terrorism, TPP, dictatorship, one world government preparation )

- 5 hours ago -
Today's release by Wikileaks of what is believed to be the current and essentially final version of the intellectual property (IP) chapter of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) confirms our worst fears about the agreement, and dashes the few hopes...
Fracking: Putting Our National Parks at Risk
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: National Parks and Fracking )

- 2 hours ago -
Whose brilliant idea was it to give them those rights in the first place?
The US Massacre in Kunduz Exposes the Bankruptcy of Obama's National-Security Policy - The Nation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, terrorism, propaganda, lies, Afghanistan war, media, dishonesty, ethics )

- 18 minutes ago -
Air power inflicts horrific human-rights violations and has been thoroughly discredited as a means of fighting insurgencies.
America Votes Solar Infographic {AMERICANS WANT MORE SOLAR (Non-Partisan)}
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, government, candidates, u.s. )

- 1 day ago -
'Americans may be divided between Republican and Democratic candidates, but they're united in their support for solar energy. Voters want more solar energy now. Show your support by sharing this infographic with your friends and families!'
A Democratic House Rep. Posted The Speaker Job To Craigslist And It Is Hilarious (IMAGE)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rep. Mark Takano (D-CA), humor, Craigslist ad for House Speaker, John Boehner, Republicans, Twitter )

- 14 hours ago -
The job listing on Twitter comes just hours after U.S. Representative Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) dropped out of the race for the position recently vacated by Republican John Boehner. (Humor)
TREASON - Reclaiming Our Reality
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 6 hours ago -
Please resist temptation to Give In to the HATE Driven Propaganda of the Psychopath WAR Machine all Driven by a handful of Psycho-Gender Bullies looking to conquer the World! IF IT LOOKS LIKE TREASON, WALKS LIKE TREASON - IT IS TREASON!
SquatchâEUR(TM)s Open Thread 10/10/2015
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, digital privacy, Media Bias, My Universe, puzzle, socialism )

- 1 hour ago -
Puzzle, 3 Short Takes, My Universe
Take Action: Tell Congress Fair Deal or No Deal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), americans, economy )

- 38 minutes ago -
Despite widespread concern from advocates of social justice and sustainable agriculture, representatives of working families, environmental activists, a diverse group of ethical businesses, and others,
A Way to Reduce the Number of and the Firepower of Guns in America.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Gun lobby, gun regulations, politics, safety, gun violence, protection of people, prevention, armed people )

- 16 minutes ago -
The characteristics of the arms which existed in 1791, when the second amendment was ratified, had rudimentary rifling, were single-shot, they loaded through the muzzle and were fired by means of a flintlock. Weapons have changed, their regulation...
HereâEUR(TM)s Something We Can Do To Expand Abortion Access - The Nation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, women, violence, safety, rights, politics, law, society, freedoms, religion, ethics, culture, abuse, dishonesty )

- 7 minutes ago -
The EACH Woman Act would ensure health coverage of abortion for anyone regardless of what they earn or where they live.
Democrats Crush Republicans in Grammar; Chafee on Top
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: grammar, supporters, GOP, Democrats, Republicans, Carly Fiorina, Donald Trump, Facebook, Hillary Clinton 2016, Lincoln Chafee, The Road to 2016, Talkers )

- 1 day ago -
Republicans mangle the English language at twice the rate of Democrats. The five Democratic candidates all get better Facebook grammar scores (in that order) than every Republican except Carly Fiorina
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, government, u.s., good news )

- 1 day ago -
'Use the interactive map and list below to learn more about employers who have joined the U.S. Department of Energy's Workplace Charging Challenge. These employers are providing workplace charging for their employees who drive plug-in electric vehicles.'
America Votes Solar - National Solar Survey 2012
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, candidates, elections, freedoms, good news, u.s. )

- 1 day ago -
'From September 4 to 9, 2012, Hart Research undertook an online national survey of 1,206 registered voters on behalf of SEIA, including an oversample of swing voters (resulting in 762 swing voter interviews).' PLEASE ENJOY, SHARE EVERYWHERE!
Weighing the Risks of Oil Drilling to South CarolinaâEUR(TM)s Tourism Industry
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Oil vs. Revenue )

- 3 hours ago -
Over next 20 years revenue from oil = $19.4 billion. Revenue from tourism = $533.5 billion. Which do you think is the better investment?

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