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US Politics & Gov't

Neofascist Trump or Corporate Hawk Clinton Are No Choice at All
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bob Scheer, Paul Jay, fascist, neofascist, Donald Trump, neoliberal, Hillary Clinton, neoliberalism, progressive )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - therealnews.com
Truthdig editor in chief Bob Scheer tells Paul Jay that while Trump is a real fascist threat, people should consider voting for a third party rather than support Clinton.
What Progressives And Labor Can Learn From The Bernie Sanders Campaign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders 2016, Bernie Sanders Campaign, Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, Progressives, Labor )

Fiona
- 13 hours ago - inthesetimes.com
If the Democratic National Convention is not sufficiently amusing in its own rightâEUR"following a week of Republicans wracked by self-centered dissent and absenteeism, plagiarism from Michelle Obama and the specter of Lucifer guiding Hillary Clinton
No Classified National Security Briefings for Donald Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Presidential candidates, cybersecurity, hacking, e-mail, Internet, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
Donald J. Trump said Wednesday that he hoped Russia had hacked Hillary Clinton's email, essentially encouraging an adversarial foreign power's cyberspying on a secretary of state's correspondence.
No Classified National Security Briefings for Donald Trump PETITION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump and Puting, national security, politics, Campagin 2016 )

Cal
- 17 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
TrumpâEUR(TM)s encouragement of a dangerous dictator like Vladimir Putin to commit espionage and publicize state secrets poses serious national security concerns, and may violate federal law. T
Trump Gets His Talking Points From White Supremacist Twitter Accounts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: lunatic fringe, Donald Trump, e-mails, campaign tactics, GOP )

Cal
- 17 hours ago - truth-out.org
Donald Trump's call on Russia to hack and release Hillary Clinton's deleted emails was one of the stranger moments in what's been one of the stranger campaigns in US history.
Abby Martin: Being Arrested at the DNC & Mass Detention Coverup (Video)   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democratic National Convention, journalism, suffering, police violence, media, news, DNC Convention )

Yusuf
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Abby Martin talks about her violent arrest by police the day after and how the DNC and Philly police are covering up the mass detentions of people at the convention.
Enough US Silence on Brazil: Congress Urges Kerry to Speak Up
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, John Kerry, Dilma Rousseff, Michel Temer, Impeachment, Coup, Brazil, South America, Corruption, congress, media, usa, news )

Jess
- 5 hours ago - telesurtv.net
A letter to the Secretary of State urged him to speak out against the right wing power-grab in Brazil
Bernie Sanders Supporters Just Staged a Massive Walkout at the DNC
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 1 day ago - usuncut.com
Bernie Sanders delegates are leaving the Wells Fargo Center in droves, protesting the Democratic National CommitteeâEUR(TM)s bias toward Hillary Clinton throughout the primary process.
18 Real Things Donald Trump Has Actually Said About Women
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Wayne
- 13 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
"Trump has consistently insulted, belittled, sexualized and stereotyped women. He has also taken the time to personally insult individual notable women like Sarah Jessica Parker, Rosie OâEUR(TM)Donnell, Cher, Bette Midler, and others. "
Israel and U.S. Are Close to a Deal on the Biggest Military Aid Package Ever
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US Israel, israel lobby, israel state terrorism-aparthid-warcrime, taxpayer $s to Israel )

Ellyn
- 12 hours ago - msn.com
A senior Israeli official will arrive in Washington next week for a final round of negotiations involving the largest military aid package the United States has ever given any country and that will last more than a decade after President Obama leaves,,,
Donald Trump, Jr. Makes Curious Campaign Detour ~ VIDEO ~ Rachel Maddow Show
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump Jr., corruption, elections, ethics, republicans, racism, Mississippi, Confederate Flag, politics, government, news )

Carrie
- 11 hours ago - msnbc.com
Rachel Maddow describes the tragic racial history of Philadelphia, Mississippi, the creepily calculated Ronald Reagan campaign stop there in 1980, & the curious visit by Donald Trump, Jr. even though Mississippi is not a risk for the GOP this year.
My Response to Bill Clinton
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Hillary Clinton, muslim, Bill Clinton, racism )

Trish
- 6 hours ago - muslimlivesmatter.info
My Response to Bill Clinton
MSNBC Unearths Three-Year-Old Interview With Trump in Moscow: 'I Do Have a Relationship' With Putin
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, abuse, corruption, constitution, crime, dishonesty, ethics, candidates, elections, republicans, lies, politics, propaganda, media, news )

Carrie
- 11 hours ago - rawstory.com
Earlier this week, Trump came under fire for suggesting that Russian hackers should "find the 30,000 emails that are missing". In the same press conference Trump said, âEURoeI never met Putin, I don't know who Putin is."
'I'M Ashamed to Have Known You': Conservatives Rip Ann Coulter for Ugly Smear of Hero Soldier's Dad
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: DNC, Capt.Humayun S.M. Khan, Ann Coulter, racism, Muslims, Americans, ethics, elections, war, republicans, politics, news, abuse )

Carrie
- 11 hours ago - rawstory.com
Conservative writer and professional provocateur Ann Coulter may have finally gone too far Thursday night after mocking the Muslim father of a U.S. Army captain who died while saving ten of his fellow soldiers in Iraq in 2004.
An Oil Pipeline Nearly As Long As Keystone XL Has Been Fully Approved
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bakken Oil Pipeline )

Michael
- 15 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
Despite several months of heavy opposition, an oil pipeline slated to cut through four Midwestern states has all the regulatory permits it needs for full build-out.
George Will: Trump Won't Release Tax Returns 'Deeply Involved With Russian Oligarchs' ~ TEXT and VIDEO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, tax returns, abuse, candidates, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, republicans, politics, news, crime, elections, government )

Carrie
- 11 hours ago - crooksandliars.com
During yesterday's Special Report With Bret Baier being hosted at the DNC convention, Fox News' George Will believes that Comrade Trump has ties to Russian oligarchs, which is one of the main reasons why he won't release his tax returns.
Muslim Iraq War Hero's Father Khizar Khan Makes Emotional Appeal to GOP Leaders: Repudiate Trump ~ TEXT and VIDEO
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: MSNBC Interview, Lawrence O'Donnell, Khizar Khan, sadness, ethics, freedoms, congress, republicans, corruption, government, war, elections, politics )

Carrie
- 11 hours ago - rawstory.com
Khizar Khan ~ the father of a fallen U.S. Army Capt. Humayun S.M. Khan who died saving the lives of his fellow soldiers ~ appeared on MSNBC's The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell on Friday.
Never Has a Demagogue Reached This Point in Our Electoral System Before
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, elections, Presidential race, candidates, demagoguery )

Freya
- 1 hour ago - alternet.org
Veteran journalist Carl Bernstein, who helped bring down Nixon, has some choice words for Trump.
If Russian Intelligence Did Hack the DNC, the NSA Would Know, Snowden Says
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, u.s., propaganda, politics, news, media, lies, government, freedoms, ethics, elections, dishonesty, crime, cover-up, corruption, constitution, americans, Russian, intelligance, hack, DNC, NSA, Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, Intercept )

Darren
- 1 hour ago - theintercept.com
As my colleague Glenn Greenwald told WNYC on Monday, while there may never be conclusive evidence that the Democratic National Committee was hacked by Russian intelligence operatives to extract the trove of embarrassing emails published by WikiLeaks. . .
Ex Counselor to Bill Clinton: Hillary's Economic Justice Incompatible With Her Corporate Relationships
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Clinton )

Michael
- 16 hours ago - therealnews.com
In response to Hillary Clinton's acceptance speech, Bill Curry, former counselor to Bill Clinton's White House, says that progressives should focus on building an independent political movement
21 Plaintiffs Unite Cancer Cases Against Monsanto as EPA Forms Panel to Review Glyphosate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Monsanto Suit )

Michael
- 16 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Cancer lawsuits against Monsanto over the company's glyphosate-based weedkiller, Roundup, are gaining steam.
Six More Charged in Flint Water Crisis, But Still No Accountability for Snyder
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Flint, MI )

Michael
- 16 hours ago - commondreams.org
'Most of the questions involving the Flint water crisis and Gov. Snyder are still unanswered,' says Common Cause
Donald Trump and Russia: A Web That Grows More Tangled All the Time
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, dishonesty, elections, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, propaganda, republicans )

John
- 21 minutes ago - theguardian.com
The party platform written at the convention in Cleveland last week removed references to arming Ukraine in its fight with Russia, which has supported separatists in eastern Ukraine. TrumpâEUR(TM)s links to Russia are under scrutiny after hack of Dem E-mails.
   

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