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US Politics & Gov't

Urge Bernie Sanders to Run for President in 2016, as a Democrat
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders 2016 )

- 12 hours ago -
Please sign this petition to urge Bernie Sanders to run as a Democrat for the 2016 Presidential race. nders-i-am-prepared-run-president-united-states#
Fox's Dana Perino Calls President Obama a Jerk
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: obama, poor media behavior, fox news namecalling )

- 5 hours ago -
At least she implies it...and owes our President an can disagree, but don't be a child and call names.... 240/dana-perino-you-owe-president-obama-an-apology /
Help Protect Whales in Iceland
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Whaling )

- 7 hours ago -
President Obama Condemns Iceland Whaling but Falls Short on Sanctions
Unconstitutional': Judge Strikes Down Nation's Most Restrictive Abortion Law
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: North Dakota )

- 1 day ago -
The court was correct to call this law exactly what it is: a blatant violation of the constitutional guarantees afforded to all women," says reproductive rights group
Krugman: Worried About Oligarchy? You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Paul Krugman, Oligarchy, Wealthy Elites, Democracy, Corruption )

- 21 hours ago -
"When you have a few people who are so wealthy that they can effectively buy the political system, the political system is going to tend to serve their interests."
Moving Towards Justice, The Iraq Commission
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, bush, bushadministration, cheney, congress, crime, cover-up, ethics, Govtfearmongering, republicans, propaganda, iraq, lies, war )

- 7 hours ago -
International Lawyers Seek Justice for Iraqis 19 April 2014 - International lawyers and activists converged at a conference titled The Iraq Commission, in Brussels, Belgium, April 16 and 17, with the primary aim of bringing to justice government officia
Obama's First-Amendment Defense of Political Liars(Liar Wars and Liar Loans Are Now the Thrones)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, propaganda, lies, iraq, dishonesty, economy, ethics, freedoms, corruption, crime, cover-up, constitution, abuse, candidates, obama, politics, news, military, war, usa, congress, government, elections )

- 7 hours ago -
The Solicitor General will defend deceptive campaigning before the Supreme Court.President Obama, through his U.S. Solicitor General, arguing before the U.S. Supreme Court, has now stated that lying in political campaigns isn't merely protected by the Fi
A New Settlement Is Born in Hebron
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US Aid to Israel, end all us miltary aid to israel, LANDTHEFT, illegal occupation of Palestine-West Ban, thievery, Israeli crimes against humanity, BDS, settlements, illegal, apartheid regime, sraeli land-property seizure, evictions, racism, zionism )

- 1 day ago -
As peace talks teeter, three families move into what will be the first new settlement in Hebron since the 1980s - with the full support and blessing of the army.
Study Finds Only The Wealthy Get Represented In The Senate
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US Senate, Corruption, Democracy, Oligarchy, Wealthy Elites, Class War, Two Party Sham, Working Class )

- 21 hours ago -
"Members of the U.S. Senate do not respond equally to the views of all their constituents....Senators overall represent their wealthiest constituents, while those on bottom of the economic rung are neglected."
Analysis: US Taxpayers and Palestine's Forced Dependency on Israel
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, americans, usa, stop all US MILITARY AID TO ISRAEL, Palestinian landtheft, occupation, settlements, illegal, crimes against humanity, IRS, Israel Int'l Law violations, economy, US TAXPAYERS, $3.1 billion in military aid to Israel a )

- 21 hours ago -
Meanwhile, we Americans are obliged to give the Israeli government $3.1 billion in military aid each year even though Israel is among the world's wealthiest nations and doesn't need our tax dollars.
Why This Century-Old Cartoon Could Have Been Printed Yesterday
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: corruption, republicans )

- 11 hours ago -
A cartoon from the 1912 presidential campaign depicts the Republican party's relationship with special interests and corporate monopolies.
Syngenta's Next Target: Jackson County, Oregon
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Syngenta )

- 1 day ago -
Last week, Swiss-based pesticide corporation Syngenta dumped tens of thousands of dollars into a county election in Southern Oregon. Sound familiar?
Lies My Country Told Me - Voter Suppression - State By State
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, government, ethics, republicans, propaganda, democrats )

- 17 hours ago -
Join Fred and Marg on BTR's Lies My Country Told Me on Saturday April 19, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST, 1:00 CST, 12:00 pm MST, 11:00 am PST and 3:00 pm AST. Join us in the chatroom, or call in with your opinion @ 347-677-1814.
Winding Down the Long Ago Abandoned Missions and Troops Sent, War
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, bush, bushadministration, cheney, congress, dishonesty, Govtfearmongering, military, troops, war, iraq, ethics, elections )

- 15 hours ago -
The logistics of moving a military back home are pretty crazy. April 19, 2014 - As Afghans await the results of the April 5 presidential election, another historic transition is taking place -- the full withdrawal of international coalition forces from
Is Putin Being Lured Into a Trap?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, propaganda, usa, terrorism, corruption, power, energy politics, foreign policy )

- 3 hours ago -
The overriding goal of US policy in Ukraine is to stop the further economic integration of Asia and Europe. The United States wants to control the flow of energy from East to West.

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