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US Politics & Gov't

No Thanks to Thanksgiving @Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, media, military, propaganda, lies, politics, dishonesty, ethics, crime )

Wilde
- 11 hours ago - alternet.org
Let's atone for the genocide that was incited by the very men we idolize as our founding fathers. One indication of moral progress in the United States would be the replacement of Thanksgiving Day and its self-indulgent family feasting with a National Day
Trump's Judicial Picks: 'The Goal Is to End the Progressive State' @Alternet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, SupremeCourt, politics, republicans, lies, ethics, dishonesty, abuse, constitution, congress, economy, military, law, police, violence )

Wilde
- 12 hours ago - alternet.org
Donald Trump is radically reshaping the same federal courts that have been the biggest bulwark against his agenda-by picking mostly white, conservative men.Donald Trump has sustained more than his fair share of political losses during the first 10 months
Huge Human Inequality Study Hints Revolution Is in Store for U.S.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: inequality, highest ever in the world, usa, revolution, house of cards )

Dandelion
- 13 hours ago - inverse.com
Every society has a tipping point. Using a well-established score of inequality called the Gini coefficient, which gives perfect, egalitarian societies a score of 0 and high-inequality societies a 1 the USA is at .81 the highest in the world.
Roy Moore Weighs Legal Action Against Female Accusers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Alabama, political candidates, child molestation, sexual predators )

Freya
- 13 hours ago - msn.com
Moore has strongly denied all accusations that he inappropriately approached or accosted woman, some of them who were underage at the time of the alleged incidents.
Open Thread - 11/23/2017
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 14 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.
BREAKING: Outrage After Ellen Blasts Trump With Major Announcement âEUR" Trump Is Furious!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ellen Degeneres, outrage, Trump, animal lover, elephants, trophies, abuse, americans, government, republicans, usa )

Lone
- 20 hours ago - impeachdjtnow.com
Ellen DeGeneres is a renowned animal lover. And like most Americans, she was shocked and appalled at President TrumpâEUR(TM)s decision to lift the Obama-era ban on bringing trophies of elephants killed in Zimbabwe and Zambia back to the US
No to Net Neutrality Rollback
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, net neutrality needs us all now, FCC has lost it's mind, activism )

Jamesm
- 1 day ago - cqrcengage.com
Our forefathers were all immigrants, except for Native Americans; in the art of living, compassion furthers. Might might make right, but, it always makes wrong, fraternity rules. The intellect can't lead, for the life doesn't follow. If you're...
Tell Congress to Pass the Dream Act Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Dream Act needs us all now, immigration, social justice, quakers )

Jamesm
- 1 day ago - cqrcengage.com
Our forefathers were all immigrants, except for Native Americans; in the art of living, compassion furthers. Might might make right, but, it always makes wrong, fraternity rules. The intellect can't lead, for the life doesn't follow. If you're...
Police Are Using DNA Mugshots to Arrest Innocent People
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, government, military, politics, freedoms, ethics, dishonesty, police, DNA mugshots, AI, innocent people, predictive technology, minority report scenarios )

Ricardo
- 1 day ago - activistpost.com
A recent Washington Times article, boasts that Texas law enforcement used predictive DNA imaging or âEUR~PhenotypingâEUR(TM) to guess what a suspectâEUR(TM)s physical characteristics might be. This is not a joke, this is actually happening in police departments...
This Is the Elaborate System Congress Created to Protect Sexual Predators on Capitol Hill
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Congress, John Conyers, Politics, Rape Culture, Sexual Abuse, Sexual Harassment )

Judy
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
There's no workplace that makes it easier to be a sexual predator than Congress.
Sign the Petition - Congress Must Pass the Dream Act!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: DACA, immigration reform bill, young immigrants, DREAM Act, permanent residency, accessibility, jobs, contributions, communities, Equal rights )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
Since President Trump decided to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, 800,000 young lives are left in limbo. Congress must take action to protect DACA recipients across the country. The bipartisan Dream Act introduced by...
   

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