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US Politics & Gov't

Sarah Palin Defends Family After Alleged Brawl (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 'Wasilla Hillbillies', Sarah Palin, family, brawl, media, ethics, dishonesty, republicans, candidates, politics )

Carrie
- 9 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
The former vice presidential candidate didn't address the alleged fight directly, but praised her children. "I love my Bristol! My straight-shooter is one of the strongest young women you'll ever meet. I have to say this as a proud mama.
Independent Enquiry for Scottish Referendum Vote Count. Please Sign..!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Parliament, Re-count, petition, Scotland, politics, government, humans, corruption, news )

Borg
- 1 day ago - you.38degrees.org.uk
Investigate the vote counting procedures. Allow an independent re-count of all votes.
5 Reasons To Expect Police Brutality To Get Worse Before It Gets Better
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Police Brutality, Police Violence, Murder By Cop, Beatings, Shootings, Torture, Police State, Gestapo )

Brian
- 1 hour ago - collectivelyconscious.net
"Few things are more disturbing than looking at the news each day to find yet another shocking case of American police officers using excessive brutality and belligerence against the public. There is no justification for this..."
While We March for the Climate, Governments Meet With Polluters
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Peoples Climate March, UN Climate Summit, Climate Inaction, Climate Change, GHG Emission )

Brian
- 1 day ago - thenation.com
"In fact, little more than a year out from the December 2015 deadline for signing a deal, countries can't even agree on a fundamental approach to curbing heat-trapping greenhouse emissions."
'Madam Secretary' Screening Turns Out Madeleine Albright, Morgan Freeman - The Washington Post
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, ethics, crime, government, propaganda, lies, iraq, war, usa, obama, military, politics, economy, dishonesty, media, democrats, republicans )

Wild
- 8 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
The ongoing love affair between Real Washington and Onscreen Washington got steamier on Thursday night at the screening of the new CBS drama "Madam Secretary" at the Institute of Peace.
Give the Homeless Homes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: homeless, chronic homelessness, social programs, Utah, Housing First, Utah's Housing Task Force, Rapid Rehousing )

Judy
- 8 hours ago - newyorker.com
A bipartisan consensus around the best strategy to combat homelessness is quickly forming: Give them homes. Utah, not exactly a bastion of liberalism, cut the number of chronically homeless people in the state by 74% by doing just that.
Obama's 'Yemen Model' for the War on ISIS Is a Wreck
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: President Obama, War Monger, Toxic Capitalist, American Imperialism, Military Industrial Complex, War of Terror, Destabilizing Yemen, Al-Queda, ISIS, Quagmire )

Brian
- 1 day ago - thedailybeast.com
"The Obama administration may think it's winning the fight against Al Qaeda and building democracy in Yemen. But that's not the way it looks on the ground."
Louisiana Governor Hedges On Climate Change As His State Disappears Into the Sea
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bobby Jindal, Governor, Louisiana, Climate Denialist, Professional Idiot, Climate Change, Sea Level Rise, Flooding, Erosion, Fossil Fuels, Oil, Natural Gas, Fracking, Emissions )

Brian
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
"Louisiana Governor and potential 2016 presidential candidate Bobby Jindal (R) unveiled a new energy plan Tuesday that called for increasing on- and off-shore oil drilling and gas fracking, rolling back environmental protections, and..."
The History of ISIS Beheadings: Part of the Training Manual of US Sponsored Syria Pro-Democracy Terrorists
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 11 hours ago - globalresearch.ca
The recent beheadings of three Westerners, Foley, Sotloff and Haines, at the hands of the Islamic State (ISIS) has sparked a wave of indignation and strong condemnation by Western heads of state. For anyone aware of what has been truly going on in Syria
Obama's 'Stupid Stuff' Turned Upside Down
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 10 hours ago - atimes.com
Ukrainian oligarch turned president Petro Poroshenko visits The Caliph's nemesis in Washington
Puppet President: Petro Poroshenko Address to Congress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 10 hours ago - informationclearinghouse.info
"If they (Russia) are not stopped now, they will cross European borders and spread throughout the globe," he warned. And the American politicians answered his speech with standing ovations.
'American Idol' Made Clay Aiken a Star. But He Knows It Won't Make Him a Congressman (TEXT and PHOTOS)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Americans, American Idol, Clay Aiken, North Carolina, democrats, elections, freedoms, government, politics, candidates )

Carrie
- 9 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Aiken won 12 million votes on "American Idol." Now he's trying to get the tiniest fraction of that number to represent the second district of North Carolina. It may prove to be just as tough as beating Ruben Studdard on the talent show.
The Koch Brothers' Three-Step Plan To Conquer The Next Generation - NationofChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, ethics, freedoms, economy, dishonesty, politics, media, money, business, energy, education, philanthropy, pollution, endangered, ecosystems )

Wild
- 3 hours ago - nationofchange.org
The Koch brothers are getting their hands in everything. Now it's on to sponsoring economic programs at colleges and universities around the country to make sure their ideology will live on.
Campaign 2014, Green Party, The Newswire Still Fighting the Duopoly: Nader Boosts Green Party Candidates in New York September 1
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, candidates, elections, green )

Ruth
- 22 hours ago - uncoveredpolitics.com
"Though not yet able to crack double digits in any statewide polling, the 61-year-old Hawkins -- one of the party's most prolific vote-getters -- believes he has "a fighting chance" this fall against Wall Street-funded incumbent Gov. Andrew Cuomo and..."
National Voter Registration Day - September 23rd
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, elections, Vote! )

Kathy
- 14 hours ago - nationalvoterregistrationday.org
Help us register more voters! Here are the best ways of getting the word out
US Lays New Chemical Weapon Allegations Against Syria
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 11 hours ago - wsws.org
While the US shelved its planned air war against Syria last year, it has never relinquished its ambition for regime change in Damascus.
YES, WE CAN DO THIS! Jill Stein: Support a Breakthrough Campaign in New York! MAKE NEW YORK GREEN!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: New York, Elections, Howie Hawkins, Real Change, Economic Justice, Human Rights, Social Progress, Environment, Make New York Green, #UniteGreen )

Brian
- 1 day ago - greenpartywatch.org
"Put People and planet before profits. New York leads the country in income disparity and segregation of schools and housing by race and class. Howie's campaign is focused on climate action, jobs, education reform, criminal justice reform, civil rights,,"
Snowden NSA Leaks Did NOT Help Terrorists
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, spying, surveillance, constitution, congress, government, Govtfearmongering, military, lies, usa, SupremeCourt, cover-up, crime, ethics, freedoms, terrorism, troops, u.s., politics, propaganda )

Angelus
- 15 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
Perhaps the real fear is of citizens realizing the people they are supposed to trust are not trustworthy
What Will Victory Look Like?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 10 hours ago - buchanan.org
Where is the morality in a superpower decision to arm Syrians and send them into a war they cannot win.
More Unlawful Presidential Killing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 10 hours ago - wnd.com
Last year the president wanted to help ISIS indirectly by degrading the Syrian military. Now he wants to help Syria indirectly by degrading ISIS. And he is prepared to violate the Constitution, break the law and lie to the American people to achieve his p
Disability Is a Cause and Consequence of Poverty
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Economy, U.S., Poverty, Inequality, Sen. Tom Harkin, Disability, Disability and Poverty, Public Health, Healthcare, ADA, Affordable Housing, Accessible Transportation, Medicaid, SSI )

Judy
- 4 hours ago - talkpoverty.org
The poverty rate for working-age people with disabilities is nearly two and a half times higher than that for people without disabilities.
Viral #ThankAPoliceOfficerDay Goes Global, Recounts ALL Abuses, Terror, Crimes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Criminal Injustice System, Law and Disorder, Police Brutality, Police Violence, Excessive Use of Force, Gestapo, #ThankAPoliceOfficerDay, #IncarcerationNation, #MassIncarceration, Institutional Racism )

Brian
- 1 hour ago - revolution-news.com
"Police in the United States have created a hashtag to celebrate their national day and collect praise and cheers from the public. It backfired in a fabulous way, and it spread world-wide. This year, police have executed 1,540 people. "
   

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