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US Politics & Gov't

Donald Trump Cancels Press Conference After Black Pastors Say They Were Tricked Into Meeting
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, propaganda, news, Trump campaign )

- 1 day ago -
Campaign invited journalists to hear 100 African-American church leaders endorse Republican front-runner, sparking angry complaints that many had no intention of endorsing the bombastic property mogul
How Mitch McConnell Can Make Americans Safer. Please Sign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: gun control )

- 1 day ago -
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell: Act to make us safer. Bring real gun control legislation to the floor for a vote.
Help Restore Victims Of Crime Act Funding
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: VOCA, funding, crime, victims, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
A recent budget deal between the White House and Congress will strip $1.5 billion from the Crime Victims Fund, which serves as a major funding source for victim services throughout the country.
Christian Terrorism Is a Bigger Threat to U.S. Freedom Than Islamic Extremism
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: anti-choice, Christianity, religious right, hypocrisy, terrorism )

- 1 day ago -
The pro-life, Christian Right have a history of shooting abortion doctors and planting bombs to blow up clinics to stop doctors from doing their jobs.
How the Phony Planned Parenthood Videos Degraded the Abortion Debate - The Nation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, elections, candidates, crime, abuse, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, media, lies, propaganda, politics, rights, religion, politics, law, culture, women, violence, abuse )

- 18 hours ago -
Abortion foes know Americans want choice to stay legal, so theyâEUR(TM)ve shifted their strategy to reduce access and demonize providers.
GOP in Panic Over Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, elections, republicans, usa )

- 1 day ago -
The demise of TrumpâEUR(TM)s candidacy has been predicted by centrist Republicans and the media alike virtually since the day it began. But there is no empirical evidence at all to suggest it is happening.
Every Female Democratic Senator Is Backing Clinton--With One Notable Exception
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: 2016 elections, Hillary Clinton, Sen. Elizabeth Warren )

- 15 hours ago -
Elizabeth Warren, a progressive icon, is the conspicuous holdout.
Five Ways Sanders Could Democratize the Financial Sector That Clinton Won't Touch
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, presidential candidates, elections, economy, banks, credit unions, economic justice )

- 1 day ago -
Politics is about power. Every presidential candidate in both primaries, with the lone exception of Bernie Sanders, relies primarily on powerful, wealthy interests to fund her or his campaign.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Your Senators: Welcome 100,000 Syrian Refugees Now
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: senate, Syrian refugees )

- 14 hours ago -
We have to act now to make sure Congress doesnâEUR(TM)t shut the door on innocent families fleeing violence and terror. But itâEUR(TM)s not enough that we stop hateful and xenophobic legislation. We must do better.
The Age of the Demagogues - Chris Hedges
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: donald trump, gop, poverty, president, racism, republican, russell jacoby, sheldon wolin, wall street )

- 16 hours ago -
The collapse of our political and cultural institutions has turned charlatans and thugs such as presidential hopeful Donald Trump into viable candidates.
US State of Oklahoma Governor Declares Emergency Amid Severe Storms
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, economy, government, housing, media, news, socialsecurity, usa, u.s. )

- 1 day ago -
Oklahoma is also the most likely place for a "big" earthquake.
How the Secret Government Works: The Most Explosive Expose (Video)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, constitution, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, media, military, Disclosure, shadow government, Steven Greer )

- 17 hours ago -
ItâEUR(TM)s a long talk, but well worth the listen. So grab the non-GMO popcorn and lemon water before you hit the armchair.
Huge Error : Former US Military Chief Admits Iraq Invasion Spawned ISIS
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

- 7 hours ago -
The historic lesson is that it was a strategic failure to go into Iraq. History will not be and should not be kind with that decision."

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