START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

US Politics & Gov't

Open Thread - 1/8/2016
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 9 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. This is today's only article.
Hillary May Be in Serious Trouble: This Election So Far Is An Insurrection Against a Rigged System
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: democrats, dishonesty, americans, elections, grass-roots democracy, press corp, delegate equivalents )

Nancy
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
WeâEUR(TM)re electing a president, not the senior warden of a MasonâEUR(TM)s lodge. All evidence indicates Sanders won the popular vote.If the public knew he won the only vote anybody understands or cares about, Clinton wouldnâEUR(TM)t be âEURoebreathing a sigh of-
FBI Arrests Nearly Every Single Elected Official In A Texas Town
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: u.s., usa, corruption, crime, politics, dishonesty, government, media )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
Political corruption can be a powerful force if it is left unchecked.
"Monday Morning Musings February 8, 2016"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: GoodNews, crime, disability, dance, candidates, humor, clean energyamericans, media, politics )

JL
- 19 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Post to TomCat's blog... In politics it is said, that when not fueled by hope there is a vacuum for fear to fill.
Bernie's Insurrection Against The Rigged System Puts Hilary In Serious Trouble
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders 2016, Democratic party, presidential nomination )

Fiona
- 8 hours ago - alternet.org
It would be hard to overstate what Bernie Sanders has already achieved in his campaign for president, or the obstacles heâEUR(TM)s had to surmount in order to achieve it. Please note, comment, forward. Feel the Bern.
Homeless Young People of New York, Overlooked and Underserved
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, economy, dishonesty, abuse, media, propaganda, politics )

Wilde
- 1 day ago - mobile.nytimes.com
On Monday, New York City is scheduled to hold its annual count of homeless people, as part of a nationwide tally coordinated by the federal government. The undertaking involves more than 3,000 volunteers who will fan out across the five boroughs to record
Hindered By New Anti~Discrimination Laws, BDS May Increasingly Target U.S. Jews
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: anti-BDS, BDS, anti-Semitism, americans, crime, dishonesty, ethics, lies, propaganda, terrorism )

Gemma
- 1 day ago - thetower.org
Across the U.S., state legislatures are passing bills that will outlaw state authorities from investing public funds in, and entering into contracts with, companies and other entities that engage in a boycott of Israel.
Going Into New Hampshire, Bernie Keeps Lead Over Hilary: Feel The Bern
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders 2016, democratic presidential race )

Fiona
- 19 hours ago - ibtimes.com
Bernie's promises to get tough on Wall Street and restore the middle class are winning supporters everywhere. Please note, comment, forward. Feel the Bern.
Visa Wants Everyone Microchipped   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, RFID, money, banks, congress, constitution, corruption, crime, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, ethics, freedoms, government, lies, media, military, usa, socialsecurity, supremecourt, politics, propaganda )

Angelus
- 7 hours ago - youtube.com
And Australia has heavily embraced it. Denmark moving for cashless society.
Sanders' Populist Message Heading Into the New Hampshire Primary: America Needs Revolution
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, populism, capitalism, socialism, campaign 2016, USA )

Cal
- 6 hours ago - alternet.org
On the campaign trail Sanders stressed the need for a powerful political movement to counter the corporate domination of politics.
Hillary May Be in Serious Trouble: This Election So Far Is An Insurrection Against a Rigged System
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, democrats )

Robert
- 6 hours ago - alternet.org
Sanders has ended the coronation and fired up the grass roots. Now Clinton's electability argument is crumbling too.
"Terse Tuesday Tidbits February 9, 2016"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, candidates, congress, crime, corruption, dishonesty, economy, propaganda, usa, news )

JL
- 5 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Post to TomCat's blog...Wall Street crimes, GS saying system rigged?, Inequality, Subsidies, Judicial vacancies and justice, Tunisia, Ellen and Bernie
Corporate Media Endorses Clinton to Defend Their Own Interests
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Clinton )

Michael
- 1 day ago - therealnews.com
Norman Solomon, co-founder of RootsAction.org, says the New York Times' anti-Sanders Bias is rooted in its desire to maintain the status quo
75 Ways Socialism Has Improved America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: socialism, public works, welfare, fire department, police, subsidies, public transit, social security )

Freya
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
Socialism. There is nothing more feared and hated in America. The word alone sends shivers down the spine of the American people.
Irrespective of Circumstances: Pro-Life Rubio Thinks Abortion Shouldn't Be An Option for Rape Victims
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion, GOP )

Abe
- 17 hours ago - nomadicpolitics.blogspot.com
As far as women's rights to make choices- even when they are victims of one of the worst kinds of crime- Rubio doesn't seem to "get it" at all.
Beyonce Wins the Super Bowl: Pop Legend Invokes Black Panthers, #BlackLivesMatter at Halftime Show
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: society, freedoms, ethics, culture, abuse, death, crime, safety, rights, gayrights, politics, media )

Wilde
- 12 hours ago - democracynow.org
viewers also witnessed one of the most political halftime shows in the Super Bowl's history as the legendary singer Beyonce paid tribute to the Black Panthers and the Black Lives Matter movement. Backstage, Beyonce's dancers posed with their fists in the
Trump Leads GOP Charge Embracing Torture: "I'd Bring Back a Hell of a Lot Worse Than Waterboarding"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: politics, candidates, ethics, elections, abuse, terrorism, propaganda, lies, media )

Wilde
- 12 hours ago - democracynow.org
As to, you know, expanding Guantanamo and, you know, what is happening with the prison now, there is a certain momentum in terms of transfers of people. We need to be very clear about who is being transferred. Those are people who U.S. intelligence and de
TAKE ACTION: TELL ERIC STEIN: STOP SELLING OUR HOMES TO WALL STREET!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Wall Street, federal housing finance agency, home )

Dogan
- 3 hours ago - a.cpdaction.org
Add your name now and join us telling Eric Stein, senior advisor to the Federal Housing Finance Agency: stop selling our homes to Wall Street!
As Countries Line Up to Sign Toxic Deal, Warren Leads Call to Reject TPP
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: The TPP )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
Elizabeth Warren warns agreement 'would tilt the playing field even more in favor of big multinational corporations and against working families'
Bill Moyers: Ted Cruz Is Americas âEUR~God SquadâEUR(TM) Bully-Boy Goon
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: candidates, republicans )

Robert
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
Now if you follow politics (as of course you do) you know the other Canadian-born guy in this story is Ted Cruz. He is another kind of enforcer who is always spoiling for a fight.
Pentagon Hypes Bogus 'Russian Threat' While the U.S. Threatens the Entire Planet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Propaganda, Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 17 hours ago - sott.net
Had the West, and Washington in particular, had greater strategic vision, this would have been a historic opportunity to forge an alliance with Russia, but for the Neocons, who practically high-jacked US foreign policy, Russia is a lot more useful as an e
And the Sheeple Vote
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: )

Walter L
- 16 hours ago - fromthetrenchesworldreport.com
Voting encourages participation in a corrupt system. Its now a matter of public record that the game is rigged. Voting gives sanction to an illegitimate government. The elections are all frauds but they want you to vote to give them moral sanction for th
Fiorina and Clintons--Job-Killing Presidents?   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: jobs., workers, poverty, democrats, republicans, NAFTA, TPP, elections )

Angelus
- 8 hours ago - youtube.com
Fiorina very aggressively gave away good jobs to China destroying thousands of families. Bill Clinton signed in the biggest job killing legislation in U.S. history-NAFTA
Leaked Police Files Contain Guarantees Disciplinary Records Will Be Kept Secret
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S. Policing, police union contracts, police disciplinary records, hackers )

Judy
- 8 hours ago - theguardian.com
Guardian analysis of dozens of contracts revealed by hackers shows more than a third allow or require destruction of civilian complaint records.
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Top Story Analysts in US Politics & Gov't

1. Carole K.   27 notes,
  93% popular

2. TomCat S.   15 notes,
  80% popular

3. Joanne Dixon   23 notes,
  70% popular

4. Jim Phillips   23 notes,
  70% popular

5. Divergent revolution   16 notes,
  69% popular

6. Carrie B.   18 notes,
  67% popular

7. Anne M Away   8 notes,
  62% popular

8. Seth E.   13 notes,
  62% popular

9. Michela m.   5 notes,
  60% popular

10. Cal Mendelsohn   5 notes,
  60% popular

more top analysts »

What makes a top story analyst?
A top analyst is someone who discovers the popular stories in Newly Submitted before they become popular—before they are promoted to the front page.

news analysts tip

New: Video on C2NN!
The little green camera ( ) means the story has video. Seen a compelling video? Share it with the Care2 News Network.
what's your opinion? comment!
Top commenters this week Comments
AniMae C. 1792
Roberto M. 1729
Natasha Salgado 758
Janice Banks 468
Darren Woolsey 418

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!





 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback

ONSITE FEEDBACK FORM

Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!