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Trump Inaugural Zombie Movement
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: ethics, corruption, dishonesty, propaganda )

Jim
- 10 minutes ago - nolanchart.com
Trump indicates he will demonize the media and eviscerate our security net.
Donald Trump: Resign as President of the United States
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: petition to sign, corruption, government )

Rob
- 1 hour ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
Donald Trump: Resign as President of the United States in Violation of the Emoluments Clause. Release Your Tax Returns.
Inauguration: Thousands Turn Out to Sydney, Australia Protest!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: trump inauguration, protest in Australia )

Animae
- 1 hour ago - dailytelegraph.com.au
THOUSANDS of men & women have gathered in Hyde Park for the Sydney Women's March following trump's inauguration! WTG Aussies!!!!
Trump Is In; Now Where Does Standing Rock Stand?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Dakota Access Pipeline, fossil fuel business, Standing Rock, Trump Administration )

Judy
- 2 hours ago - truth-out.org
The struggle in Standing Rock reflects the universal tensions and conflicts between the interests of capitalism and the interests of people and Mother Earth
Redesigned White House Website Plugs Melania Trumps QVC Jewelry Line
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: purile, corrupt, disgusting )

Rob
- 2 hours ago - rawstory.com
The newly redesigned WhiteHouse.gov website may omit any mention of climate change, civil rights or LGBTQ equality, but it does throw in a plug for First Lady Melania TrumpâEUR(TM)s line of jewelry for QVC.
LGBT Rights Page Gone From White House Website
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: LGBT, White House website, Dept. of Labor website, Mike Pence )

Judy
- 3 hours ago - thehill.com
Within moments of President Trump's swearing-in Friday, webpages about LGBT rights went missing from the White House and Department of Labor websites.
Trump's 10 Troubling Deals With Foreign Power-Players
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Pres. donald Trump, foreign business dealings, conflicts of interest )

Judy
- 3 hours ago - projects.propublica.org
In addition to these deals, it is troubling that Trump has not yet resigned from his businesses. As of 3:15 today, he had not filed necessary paperwork to transfer ownership in the three states where his largest companies are incorporated.
And Now It's Mourning in America ...
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: #44, #45, Mourning in America )

Joanne
- 4 hours ago - politicsplus.org
A post on TomCat's blog by SoINeedAName. A memoir.
The National Mall Looked Relatively Empty For Donald Trumps Inauguration
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trumpism, lies, politics )

Rob
- 5 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Barack Obamas first inauguration drew a record crowd of 1.8 million.
Welcome to Donald Trump's Ignorant America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, Trump, priorities, culture, ignorance, dishonesty, government, ethics, republicans, usa )

Cal
- 6 hours ago - rollingstone.com
Arts and humanities get at the truth of things âEUR" so naturally Trump's administration plans to defund them
IMPEACHMENT IN THE WORKS?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, congress, goodnews )

Rudica
- 7 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
"AND NOW THE END IS NEAR.............................................. ..............
Want to End the Wars? Then End the Fed
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Central Banking )

Walter L
- 9 hours ago - campaignforliberty.org
Reclaim the Republic. Restore the Constitution.
The DNC Emails Were Leaked Obama Takes Parting Shot At Brennan, Clapper, Clinton
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 11 hours ago - moonofalabama.org
Three U.S. Intelligence Agencies (CIA, NSA and FBI) claim that IT-Systems of the Democratic National Committee were hacked in an operation related to the Russian government. They assert that emails copied during the hack were transferred by Russian go
Whats Really Behind US Claims of Russian Hacking?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 11 hours ago - journal-neo.org
Despite great effort recently put into bolstering the credibility of the American intelligence community in the wake of their assessment regarding alleged Russian hacking, it should be remembered that this same community intentionally and maliciousl
An Ever-Smaller Circle of Billionaires Controls the Planets Wealth
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 12 hours ago - blackagendareport.com
As humanity by the hundreds of millions is forced into a Race to the Bottom, the super-rich expand their dominance of the Earths wealth. Eight individuals now own as much wealth as the bottom half of the planetary population. How can a society call itse
IN SUPPORT OF EDWARD SNOWDEN'S PRESIDENTIAL PARDON
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Edward Snowden, pardon, President Obama )

Dogan
- 15 hours ago - weroes.com
IN SUPPORT OF EDWARD SNOWDEN'S PRESIDENTIAL PARDON Found guilty ofI espionage in the United States, the informationist found refuge in Russia, having been forced to leave his country because of the impending threat of a prison sentence.
Obama Missed An Opportunity For Reconciliation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Leonard Peltier, Len Foster, USA, Indian Country, healing, pointless )

Dandelion
- 15 hours ago - nativenewsonline.net
Len Foster the longtime spiritual leader of Leonard Peltier, thought the President saw the need for some healing to take place for Native Americans with this country. Leonard Peltier does not deserve to die in prison. It serves no purpose at this point.
Never Again! Stand Up Against Torture.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: torture, Torture Victims, government )

Dogan
- 17 hours ago - p2a.co
Torture harms not only those who are tortured; it also damages the souls of those who torture and of those who turn aside and allow people to be tortured.
VIDEO: Foreclosure King Mnuchin Put On Defensive at Senate Hearing
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy, usa, wall street, U.S. Senate hearing, foreclosures, Steven Mnuchin, money, news, ethics, corporate )

Jess
- 22 hours ago - commondreams.org
Mnuchin didn't mention the name of a single victim in his remarks," journalist David Dayen reports
Democratic Party Rethink Gets $20 Million Injection
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: third way democrats, voters, corporate democrats, progressive wing, Bernie Sanders Democrats )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - politico.com
Before you get all excited you might want to read the article. Centrist think tank Third Way is launching a campaign to help Democrats reconnect with voters who abandoned them.
The Trump Resistance Plan: Step One
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, ethics, propaganda )

Rob
- 1 day ago - billmoyers.com
The first step to resisting President-elect Trump is understanding how he and Kellyanne Conway deploy their Three Ds strategy: deflect, divert and distract.
8 Inauguration Humiliations Donald Trump Has Endured
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: buffoon, ineptitude, inauguration )

Rob
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
In addition to trying to destroy civilization through sheer will and profound ineptitude, Donald Trumps hobbies now apparently include party planning.
Congress Has Info on Trump That Would Shock Americans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, ethics, criminality )

Rob
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Cummings sees a crisis of legitimacy coming down the pike.
Center for Biological Diversity: 100-Day Trump Action Plan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: clean air, clean water, climate, wildlife, civil rights, reproductive rights, gender and racial equality, freedom of speech and religion )

Linda
- 1 day ago - biologicaldiversity.org
Rather than waiting to see Donald Trump's plan for his first 100 days in office, the Center has drawn up our own to-do list for resistance during the earliest days of his term.
State of Michigan Say No to This Massive Corporate Giveaway! Stop Nestlé Now! PETITION!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Michigan, Flint, water, Nestle, corporations, corporate greed, Evart )

Yusuf
- 1 day ago - actions.sumofus.org
Tell the State of Michigan to say no to this massive corporate giveaway. Stop Nestlé now. #Michigan #Water #Nestle #Corporations #Greed #CorporateGreed
Trump Team Prepares Dramatic Cuts
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: economy )

Wayne
- 1 day ago - thehill.com
Can Trump Say "Recession"? During the campaign, Trump told supporters to their faces he planned to drive the economy into a ditch and set it on fire. They cheered. Well, call the tow truck and get out the fire extinguishers. Here we go.
How Many Times Does Our Government Have To Lie To Us Before We Stop Believing Them?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: lies, government, nuclear power, conflict, Russia, USA, flimsy evidence )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - medium.com
Today we face a potential conflict with a nuclear power of far greater consequence on still more flimsy evidence than ever before. All of which leaves us to ask ourselves, Are we sure we want to go there, again?
Democrats Split Between Wealthy Donors Vs. Sanders Progressives
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 3rd Way Democrats, wealthy donors, working class, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - observer.com
One side wants to address the issues facing middle-class Americans, while the other wants to market themselves as liberal while relying on elite donors.
Trump's Washington Hotel Draws Protesters --- And Ethics Concerns
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Trump, conflict of interesst, ethics, dishonesty, government, usa, politics )

Cal
- 1 day ago - npr.org
On Friday, when President-elect Donald Trump puts his hand on a Bible and takes the oath of office, he may very well be in violation of a lease on one of his premier hotels.
Notorious Mercenary Erik Prince Is Advising Trump From the Shadows
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Jeremy Scahill. Erik Prince, Donald Trump )

Judy
- 1 day ago - theintercept.com
Erik Prince, America's most notorious mercenary, is lurking in the shadows of the incoming Trump administration.
 

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