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Tell Utah Governor: You Can't "Unmarry" Legally Wed Same-Sex Couples - SIGN PLEASE !
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Utah, Utah Gov. Gary Herbert, LGBT, same sex marriage, human rights, SCOTUSrepublicans, politics )

- 1897 days ago -
in a truly appalling move, hundreds of newly and legally married Utah couples have been told that their marriages are now "on hold until further notice" and will not be recognized by the state of Utah - even though they were sanctioned by that state.
Libertarian InsaniTEA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Human Rights, InsaniTEA )

- 1912 days ago -
See 1st comment.
Merkley Leads on ENDA
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: HOP Hypocrites, Human Rights, LGBT, Merkley, Oregon )

- 1964 days ago -
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Obama Will Seek Congressional Approval on Syria Strike (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military strike, Obama, Syria, violence, ethics, death, crime, human rights, middle-east, war, politics, freedoms, government, corruption, congress, americans, government, news )

- 2029 days ago -
President Barack Obama said on Saturday that the U.S. should take military action in Syria over Pres. Bashar al-Assad's use of chemical weapons against rebel areas in the suburbs of Damascus. However, Reuters reported, he will seek the approval of the...
Obama Says He Hasn't Made Final Decision On Syria Attack
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Obama, Americans, military strike, Syria, violence, ethics, death, crime, human rights, middle-east, war, politics, freedoms, government, corruption, news, politics )

- 2030 days ago -
President Barack Obama says he hasn't made a final decision about a military strike against Syria. But he says he's considering a limited and narrow action in response to a chemical weapons attack that he says Syria's government carried out last week.
White House Accuses Syrian Regime in Chemical Attack (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: U.S., Obama, John Kerry, military strike, retaliation, Assad, Syria, violence, ethics, death, crime, human rights, middle-east, war, politics, freedoms, government, corruption, ethics )

- 2031 days ago -
"This kind of attack is a challenge to the world," Obama said. "We cannot accept a world where women and children and innocent civilians are gassed on a terrible scale."
5 Outrageously Cruel Proposals for Immigrant Workers in the U.S. By Members of Congress
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: illegal immigration, human rights, usa, u.s., government, ethics, congress, government, ethics, usa )

- 2057 days ago -
These congressional proposals will make employer-employee relations even worse than they already are.
Stop Warren Hill's Execution in Georgia
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: constitution, usa, human rights )

- 2080 days ago -
Warren Hill is due to be put to death in Georgia, USA, on July 15. All seven experts who have assessed him now say that he has 'mental retardation', which would make his execution unconstitutional. Call on Georgia's Attorney General to support that effort
A Breath of Fresh Air
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Foreign Policy, Human Rights, Obama, Terrorism, Videos )

- 2129 days ago -
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Employment as a Human Right. NoJob, No Money, No Food, No Freedom, No Happiness?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: human rights, elf, equal life foundation, americans, employment, jobmarket, elections, freedoms, obama, politics, propaganda, socialsecurity, usa, economy, constitution, congress, candidates, media, news )

- 2144 days ago -
(1) Everyone has the right to work, to free choice of employment, to just and favorable conditions of work and to protection against unemployment. Article 23 Universal Declaration of Rights (America) Should All people have a Job or Not?
Want to Track Deaths Along the Border? There's An App for That.
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: illegal immigration, human rights, usa, u.s., government, ethics )

- 2144 days ago -
The app, based on information compiled by the medical examiner and other sources and made possible by an anonymous $175,000 grant to Pima County Arizona, could help identify the unclaimed bodies of migrants and reunite them with their families
Ask President Obama to Spread Workplace Equality to Millions With the Stroke of His Pen! - ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Human rights, LGBT rights, Gender Equality, workplace, employers, discrimination, Federal contractors, Obama )

- 2202 days ago -
In 29 states, it's still completely legal to be fired for being lesbian, gay and bisexual, and 34 states lack laws banning discrimination for transgendered individuals. But by issuing an executive order President Obama could end employment discrimination
The Supreme Court's Big Gay-Marriage Day, Explained
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, Civil Rights, Human Rights, LGBT, Law, media, military, politics, propaganda, SupremeCourt )

- 2304 days ago -
Five cases under consideration challenge the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), a law signed by President Bill Clinton in 1996 that prevents same-sex couples married under state law from receiving the same federal recognition as heterosexual married couples
A Binder Full of 20 Women Senators
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, constitution, democrats, economy, elections, ethics, freedoms, gay rights, human rights, government, healthcare, housing, media, obama, politics, women )

- 2325 days ago -
The election on Tuesday of five new women to the U.S. Senate, four of them Democrats, means that the 113th Congress will have 20 female senators, the most ever in U.S. history.

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