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Remembering All the Deaths From All of Our Wars By S. BRIAN WILLSON
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, propaganda, lies, military, media, ethics, dishonesty, corruption, cover-up, crime, congress, abuse, politics, republicans, democrats, economy, terrorism, troops )

- 53 minutes ago -
in the US, originally Decoration Day, commenced shortly after the conclusion of the Civil War. This is a national holiday to remember the people who died while serving .... It is important to identify the pain and suffering we caused the Nietnamese
The Funny Business of Farm Credit
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Farm Credit System, Government-sponsored Enterprise, Ralph Nader, corruption )

- 54 minutes ago -
Providing loans to large corporations, to non-farm enterprises and to wealthy individuals and families for a variety of non-farm investments goes well beyond what the Farm Credit System was set up to do.
Parents of Woman Gunned Down By Illegal-Immigrant Felon Sue San Francisco, Customs Officials Over Death
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, immigration, politics, government, news, obama, democrats, republicans, SupremeCourt, usa )

- 2 hours ago -
The parents of a woman killed on a busy San Francisco pier last year have sued city and immigration officials, blaming them for the summer shooting because the gunman was in the country illegally.
Open Thread - 5/28/2916
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, video )

- 2 hours ago -
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.
Honor Thy Fall ~ Memorial Day   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, war, government, military, lies )

- 3 hours ago -
History of this precious day! No parties JUST REMEMBER PLEASE AND HONOR THEM Put some flowers on graves if you can!
Trump Supports Cutting Social Security From A âEUR~Moral Standpoint:âEUR(TM) Report
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, trump, social security, medicare, republicans, democrats, elections, ethics, news, politics, usa )

- 3 hours ago -
The presumptive GOP presidential nominee has been saying the opposite on the campaign trail.
Silencing America as It Prepares for War
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, elections, candidates, abuse, congress, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, propaganda, lies, iraq, politics, republicans, military, media, democrats, usa, war, terrorism, economy, ethics )

- 4 hours ago -
Returning to the United States in an election year, I am struck by the silence. I have covered four presidential campaigns, starting with 1968; I was with Robert Kennedy when he was shot and I saw his assassin, preparing to kill him. It was a baptism in t
We The People Call For The Disqualification & Removal of Hillary Rodham Clinton From the 2016 Presidential Ballot | We the Peopl
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Petition to the White House, Hillary Clinton, 2016 election, Democratic party, DISQUALIFY, corruption, Security Breach, FBI investigation )

- 4 hours ago -
We The People Call For The Disqualification & Removal of Hillary Rodham Clinton from the 2016 Presidential Ballot. SIGN THE PETITION TO THE WHITE HOUSE. Needs 96,408 signatures by June 26, 2016 to get a response from the White House.
Game Over: EmailGate Just Crippled the Clinton Express | Observer
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Hillary Clinton, FBI, Bernie Sanders, Barack Obama, State Department, Guccifer, espionage, security, Freedom of Information Act, FOIA, Foggy Bottom, e-mailgate, Democratic nomination )

- 4 hours ago -
The author of the article is a security expert and former National Security Agency analyst and counterintelligence officer. A specialist in espionage and terrorism, he's also been a Navy officer and a War College professor. He's published four books.
Ivy League Professor Given 3rd Degree for Doing Math on American Airlines
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, education, ethics, travel, rights, police, law, constitution, congress, Govtfearmongering, military, troops, SupremeCourt, politics )

- 5 hours ago -
There is a line between wariness and hysteria and paranoia.. i wonder if he was trying to do the math required for balancing the budget and paying off the deficit??
Police Spying on Citizens as Google StreetView Cars
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: law, police, rights, travel, society, sadness, transportation, ethics, culture, corruption, crime, abuse, americans, freedoms, education, SupremeCourt, troops, military, congress, constitution, abuse, americans, dishonesty, freedoms )

- 5 hours ago -
There is so much unlawful surveillance going on but which is used for law enforcement intelligence databases and not admissible in court. These databases can then be used against someone to prevent them getting job etc. and you have no recourse.
Yet Again- An Example of Lawyers Screwing Everyone Over
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, taxes, tax evasion, wealthy, poor, crime, greed, money laundering, Panama, congress, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, supremecourt, troops, military )

- 5 hours ago -
A major problem worldwide is unscrupulous lawyers. There appear to be a ration of 10:1 bad or greedy lawyers to every one interested in justice for everyone, and not just big corporations or politicians or the exploitative (not benign) wealthy
McCaskill Pushes for Renewal of Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime Act
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill (D-Missour, Emmett Till Unsolved Civil Rights Crime , government, U.S. Senator Richard Burr (R-North Carol, Department of Justice )

- 7 hours ago -
The Cold Case Justice Initiative at Syracuse University"s College of Law submitted 196 cases to the DOJ- and there are likely many more out there waiting for justice.
America's 83 Ignoramuses Are Enabling Destruction By Israel: Your Money, Senators, Is Being Spent On Maintaining A Brutal, Illeg
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, senators, AIPAC, Israel lobby, military aid, $ billions, blood, illegal occupation, condone )

- 8 hours ago -
Those 83 senators base their extraordinary demand on "Israel's dramatically rising defense challenges." What "rising challenges"? For one of the world's strongest armies to survive against the rise in the use of kitchen knives as a deal-breaking weapon?
The Judiciary's War on the Poor in America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, law, courts, poor, greed, judges, corruption, cover-up, constitution, ethics, SupremeCourt, freedoms, dishonesty, usa )

- 8 hours ago -
Including the exploitation of it by "officers of the court"-- attorneys
How the Electoral College Decides Who Will Be in Power, Not YOU
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, candidates, elections, corruption, cover-up, constitution, congress, ethics, freedoms, dishonesty, government, supremecourt, troops, military, politics, propaganda, republicans, democrats )

- 8 hours ago -
Americans are just cattle and slaves, being fenced in and cowering under the master's whip while being fed mediocre entertainment and distracted by artificial economic hardships to see what is happening
Prison Officials in Alabama Use Food and Starvation as Weapons
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, food, protest, prisons, law, police, congress, constitution, crime, ethics, usa, SupremeCourt, healthcare )

- 8 hours ago -
BTW prison food is one grade above inedible in most cases
FED Policies Do NOT Help 97% of Americans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, Federal Reserve, banks, poor, jobs, money, economy, socialsecurity, government, candidates )

- 9 hours ago -
Suggestion: 1) bring back the interest rate tax credit to stimulate credit markets 2) Revise the fed poverty level YESTERDAY 3) Reduce the defense budget by just 20% and use than money as an untouchable social security invested fund
Is It TRUE? There ARE Some GOOD Attorneys???!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: law, police, politics, ethics, freedoms, education, activists, americans, abuse, rights, government, dishonesty, corruption, congress, constitution, SupremeCourt )

- 9 hours ago -
By my estimation~ <10%. Most are consumed by greed and often deny or exploit those least means to seek justice, thereby allowing injustice to occur and fluorish.Talk to contractors they will tell you atty and law enforcement are often the worst customers
American Manufacturing: A Decimated Sector
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, americans, jobs, manufacturing, poverty, unemployment, TPP, NAFTA, TISA, congress, government, ethics, economy )

- 10 hours ago -
Not to mention all of the know how we are losing as a country as others make our products.These other countries also know how to take down our technology because they make it and americans are forgetting how to.
Time to Care About Damn Emails: Hillary Clinton Has a Serious Legal Problem
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, candidates, democrats, elections, ethics, government, news, obama, politics, republicans, usa )

- 12 hours ago -
The Obama administration confirmed for the first time Friday that Hillary ClintonâEUR(TM)s unsecured home server contained some of the U.S. governmentâEUR(TM)s most closely guarded secrets,
PETITION - Do Not Keep Guantanamo Bay Open!!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Guantanamo Bay Concentration Camp, Illegal Jail, USA: Where are your Human Rights )

- 16 hours ago -
Target: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV)! Goal: Do not mandate that Guantanamo Bay be kept open and used to detain ISIS militants. Guantanamo Bay has been the epicenter of a kings ransom of human rights abuses, including acts of torture.
I Am a Hillary Supporter, and I Can Admit That Bernie Was Right
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, elections, primaries, Bernie Sanders, issues, perceptions, right )

- 16 hours ago -
I truly believe that Bernie Sanders candidacy has changed what I thought was possible, & illuminated the issues & how voters feel about them in new ways. I respect him for that, have no problem admitting he was right about a great many things, I was wrong
Apologize for Nuclear Attacks on Japan
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ban all Nuclear Weapons, Formal Apology for Nuclear Bombing, to Hiroshima and Nagasaki )

- 16 hours ago -
Target: President Barack Obama! Goal: Issue formal apology for the 1945 bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan. The bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki caused the deaths of over 150,000 men, women, and children!!!
3 Facts That Will Change Everything You Believe About U.S. Foreign Policy
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, propaganda, terrorism, usa, war )

- 21 hours ago -
We looked at AmericaâEUR(TM)s arms global deals . The top three beneficiaries of American arms sales from 2011-2015 raise some serious red flags. Saudi Arabia United Arab Emirates Turkey
Everyday Erinyes
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, injustice, education, rape, abuse, the courts, racism, ableism, nausea )

- 21 hours ago -
A post on TomCat's blog. One item this week which seems to call for the intervention of the Greek Furies. The linked article will not post until 12:05 a.m. Pacific (Daylight) Time May 28. If you are here before that, I hope you will come back Thanks!
'Idiocracy' Realized: How Our Current Situation Is Worse Than the Film Predicted
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Donald Trump, intelligence, stupidity, candidates, satire )

- 1 day ago -
The corporate overlords the movie indicted are creating a world where water is inaccessible to the poor and Trump Nation darkly looms.

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