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UPDATE: The Oregon Primary Strikes Back! / the Writing of John Laurits
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Oregon Primaries, Bernie Sanders, media complicity in LIES, establishment desperation, Hillary Campaign LOSING, Movement WINNING! do the MATH, accurate RE-COUNT )

- 10 hours ago -
they are getting desperate! So desperate that they are now lying right to our faces and trying to sweep election results under the rug. No matter what they say -- keep up the fight! BERNIE WON OREGON VOTE BY MORE THAN THEY TOLD YOU, still counting!!!
Acknowledge the Genocide of Californian Native Americans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Settlers and US Army Genocide, to Native American Population, Land robbery of the, native American Population )

- 20 hours ago -
Target: Jerry Brown, Governor of California! Goal: Publicly acknowledge that the Californian government condoned the genocide of its Native American population.
'Trump and Hillary Clinton Are in a Bar. Donald Leans Over and...'
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, scandal, joke, foreign policy, White House )

- 7 hours ago -
Imagine, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are in a bar. Donald leans over, and with a smile on his face, says, "The media is really tearing you apart for that scandal."
Dennis J Bernstein and Greg Palast: Media Fabricates Sanders Riot, Buries the Real Story
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, democrats, politics, dishonesty )

Cheryl A.
- 1 day ago -
"Greg Palast: In Nevada, 64 Bernie Sanders delegates âEUR" some committee chairmen and life­long county Democratic Party members âEUR" were disqualified on the grounds that they were Republicans." peace.
Free Leonard Peltier
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, politics, Leonard Peltier, imprisoned, obama )

- 12 hours ago -
Take Action! Peltier has spent 40 years in prison and is in poor health, please write to President Obama to grant clemency on humanitarian grounds and in the interests of justice.
Why Bernie Is Helping, Not Hurting the Democrats
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, democrats, elections, freedoms )

Cheryl A.
- 1 day ago -
"Bernie Sanders is right, the Democratic Party has a choice: open the doors and let the people in or continue to represent the billionaire class. Progressive Democrats understand that the political revolution has come too far to just surrender." Peace.
Tell President Obama: Close the Hedge Fund Tax Loophole
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Hedge Fund Petition )

- 14 hours ago -
The top 25 hedge fund managers made more than every single kindergarten teacher in America combined last year, with many of them benefitting from a massive loophole that helps them avoid millions in taxes.1
Tell Congress: Reject Republican Attempts to Roll Back Child Nutrition Standards
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Food Policy and Schools )

- 14 hours ago -
Republicans in a U.S. House committee have forced through a bill that would roll back years of progress on child nutrition and deny large numbers of low-income children access to the nutritious school meals they need for their health and learning.
Praise Army Chaplain for Resigning Over Drone Killings
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Warmongering US Army, US Drone kill also Civilians, (Military Jargon=Collateral Damage), Ethics what are they? )

- 1 day ago -
Target: Reverend Christopher John Antal! Goal: Applaud Reverend Christopher John Antal for resigning his position as Army Chaplain in protest of the Obama administrationâEUR(TM)s secretive drone killings.
Move to Amend and the Fight to Remove Corporate Money From U.S. Elections
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Democracy )

- 1 day ago -
Kaitlin Sopoci-Belknap, National Director of Move to Amend, joined us to discuss that group's latest efforts to "legalize democracy" by challenging corporate personhood and the involvement of big money in elections
Why Trump Might Win
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, republicans, terrorism )

- 13 hours ago -
Trumps demagoguery makes him the most dangerous nominee of a major political party in American history.
Chomsky: Today's GOP Is a Candidate for Most Dangerous Organization in Human HistoryâEUR"Part 2
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, propaganda, lies, politics, news, military, media, ethics, dishonesty, corruption, abuse, crime, democrats, republicans, terrorism, iraq )

- 13 hours ago -
In Part 2 of our wide-ranging conversation with the world-renowned dissident Noam Chomsky, we talk about the conflict in Syria, the rise of ISIS, Saudi Arabia, the political crisis in Brazil, the passing of the pioneering lawyer Michael Ratner,
The Case for Superdelegates Selecting Sanders
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, democrats, elections )

- 11 hours ago -
Its time to bring the newly energized electorate to the polls and to see the powerful vision of superdelegates come to fruition.
Why You Should Take A Deep Breath Before Reading The Latest Trump-Clinton Polls
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, candidates, democrats, republicans, elections, government, politics, news, usa )

- 9 hours ago -
Hooray! It's that time of election season again, when depending on whom you support, every single poll is cause for either panic or triumphantly punching the air.
The FBIâEUR(TM)s Secret Biometrics Database They DonâEUR(TM)t Want You to See
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: FBI Biometric Database )

- 14 hours ago -
The Department of Justice has come up with a proposal to exempt the biometric database from public disclosure.
Spyware Linked To NSA Discovered In Hard Drives Across The World
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, Govtfearmongering, media, politics, NSA spying on citizens, worldwide surveillance )

- 7 hours ago -
Noted cybersecruity firm Kaspersky Lab has discovered evidence of advanced spyware likely tied to the National Security Agency embedded deep in hard drives from more than a dozen manufacturers worldwide. According to the Moscow-based firm, which...
The Republicans Military Budget Could Make Every Homeless Person In America a Millionaire
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, corruption, war )

- 1 day ago -
$596 billion was spent on the military in 2015 and Republicans are looking to increase the defense budget even more.
Army Corps Finally Agrees The Ancient One Is Native American, Will Return Home - ICTMN.Com
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government screw up, possible correction )

- 17 hours ago -
Ancient One may finally return to his proper burial grounds.
This Is How the Strongman Wins: Donald Trump's Single Greatest Weapon Is America's Hatred for Its Press
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, media, news, press, mistrust, polls )

- 8 hours ago -
Distrust in the media is at an all-time high, and Trump plans to ride that enmity all the way to the White House.
Vindication for Edward Snowden From a New Player in NSA Whistleblowing Saga
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, media, politics, propaganda, Snowden, NSA, surveillance, whistleblowers )

- 7 hours ago -
THE GUARDIAN PUBLISHED a stunning new chapter in the saga of NSA whistleblowers on Sunday, revealing a new key player: John Crane, a former assistant inspector general at the Pentagon who was responsible for protecting whistleblowers, then forced...
Watch: John Oliver Perfectly Nails 10 Reasons Why Our Primary System Is Deeply Broken
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: elections, campaigns, delegates, conventions, party politics, candidates )

- 9 hours ago -
Last Week Tonight Host John Oliver explains why we have an erratic cluster#### every four years.
Trump: Hillary Can't Say She Cares About Women While Importing Radical Refugees to America - Breitbart
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, government, elections, democrats )

- 2 hours ago -
Clinton's call for admitting 65,000 Syrian refugees is on top of the roughly 30,000 refugees and asylees the U.S. already admits from the Middle East each year. Adding in refugees from across the Muslim world, this means that under Clinton's plan,

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