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Congresswoman Ilhan Omar May Be Shaping Up to Be One of the Most Courageous New Faces of Her Party

Congresswoman Ilhan Omar May Be Shaping Up to Be One of the Most Courageous New Faces of Her Party

In their diatribes against former President Obama, Republicans seize upon many of his policies, but do not often speak ill of Obama’s policies and actions mentioned above. One could reasonably suggest that this is because many Republicans eagerly stand at the spigot of military spending as much as many Democrats do.

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The ‘We the People Amendment’ Aims to Fix the Crisis of Corporate Rule

Written by on March 10, 2019 in Government, Policies, Politics with 1 Comment
The ‘We the People Amendment’ Aims to Fix the Crisis of Corporate Rule

The “We the People Amendment” would fundamentally fix the deepening crisis of corporate rule that assaults people, places and the planet — and makes authentic democracy impossible. It is honest, transparent, visionary and anti-establishment. #wethepepole

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David Icke: Stop This Humourless Psychopath Driving The World To War

Written by on March 8, 2019 in Corruption, Government, Military, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
David Icke: Stop This Humourless Psychopath Driving The World To War

David Icke talks about how John Bolton, the National Security Advisor to Trump, is the front man pushing for more warring (more regime change) by the U.S., while the vast majority of Americans do not want it. #stopwar

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Progressive Jewish Groups Thank Diverse Coalition That Mobilized to Thwart Democrats’ Misguided Rebuke of Omar

Written by on March 7, 2019 in Government, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
Progressive Jewish Groups Thank Diverse Coalition That Mobilized to Thwart Democrats’ Misguided Rebuke of Omar

Progressive Jewish advocacy groups leading the grassroots mobilization in defense of Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) celebrated late Wednesday after House Democratic leaders were forced to delay a resolution rebuking the congresswoman over her criticism of the Israeli lobby and government. #istandwithilhan

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Reality Check: Rep Omar’s Comments On Israel Were Not Anti Semitic

Written by on March 6, 2019 in Government, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
Reality Check: Rep Omar’s Comments On Israel Were Not Anti Semitic

Ben Swann Reality Check: Representative Omar did not accuse Jews of having an allegiance to #Israel, she questioned the motivation of lawmakers who are not Jewish from both sides of the political isle who have unquestioned support of, not Jews, but of the nation and government of Israel. There is a very big difference between those two things.

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‘Call It the Oppression of the Supermajority’: Americans Eager for Bold Change, So Why Can’t They Get It?

Written by on March 6, 2019 in Corruption, Government, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
‘Call It the Oppression of the Supermajority’: Americans Eager for Bold Change, So Why Can’t They Get It?

Most Americans support Medicare for All, higher taxes on the rich, a Green New Deal, and other major items on the progressive agenda—so why has Congress failed to enact them? The reason, Columbia University Law School professor Tim Wu argued, is that the influence of corporations and the donor class on the American political system has drowned out the policy desires of the public.

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‘The American People Do Not Want Endless War’: Sanders, Warren, and Ocasio-Cortez Back Pledge to Bring Post-9/11 Conflicts to a Close

Written by on March 5, 2019 in Government, Military, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
‘The American People Do Not Want Endless War’: Sanders, Warren, and Ocasio-Cortez Back Pledge to Bring Post-9/11 Conflicts to a Close

Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) were among the first members of Congress to sign a new pledge vowing to end America’s “forever wars.” The five other lawmakers who joined Ocasio-Cortez, Sanders, and Warren as the first supporters of the “End the Forever War” pledge were: Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.), Rep. Ilhan Omar (Minn.), Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.), Rep. Ro Khanna (D-Calif.), and Rep. Mark Pocan (D-Wis.).

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‘The Time for Medicare for All Has Come’: Jayapal Unveils Visionary Bill to Remake US Healthcare System

Written by on February 27, 2019 in Government, Policies, Politics with 1 Comment
‘The Time for Medicare for All Has Come’: Jayapal Unveils Visionary Bill to Remake US Healthcare System

In a historic step toward replacing America’s uniquely expensive and deadly for-profit healthcare system with a humane program that would leave no one behind, Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) on Wednesday will officially introduce Medicare for All legislation that policy experts and advocates have praised as comprehensive, strong, and “battle-ready.” #MedicareForAll

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To Defeat Trump With People-Powered Political Revolution, Bernie Sanders Announces 2020 Run

Written by on February 19, 2019 in Government, Policies with 0 Comments
To Defeat Trump With People-Powered Political Revolution, Bernie Sanders Announces 2020 Run

With an interview with Vermont Public Radio that aired early Tuesday morning, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) officially announced his candidacy for president in 2020, telling listeners in his home state he is determined to defeat President Donald Trump while building a grassroots-style campaign—with a network of “at least a million people”—designed to win Medicare for All, a national $15 minimum wage, reduced student debt, bold climate action, criminal justice and immigration reform, and create a political and economic system that works for the many and not just the few. #bernie2020

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With Americans Outraged Over Trump’s #FakeNationalEmergency, 230+ President’s Day Protests Planned Across the Country

Written by on February 17, 2019 in Corruption, Government, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
With Americans Outraged Over Trump’s #FakeNationalEmergency, 230+ President’s Day Protests Planned Across the Country

As of Sunday morning, more than 230 demonstrations in cities and towns across the country are planned for Monday, February 18, with more than 10,000 Americans prepared to protest President Donald Trump’s admittedly #fakenationalemergency.

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Why the United States Wants to Overthrow the Government of Venezuela

Written by on February 14, 2019 in Corruption, Government, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
Why the United States Wants to Overthrow the Government of Venezuela

Since 1998, the United States of America has tried to overthrow the government of #Venezuela. Here’s why….

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Debunking Industry Lies, Analysis Shows Medicare for All Would Cut Costs, Boost Efficiency, and Save Lives

Written by on February 5, 2019 in Government, Policies, Politics with 2 Comments
Debunking Industry Lies, Analysis Shows Medicare for All Would Cut Costs, Boost Efficiency, and Save Lives

In an effort to address and debunk the “disinformation, fearmongering, and straight-up lies about single-payer” spread by its deep-pocketed opponents, Public Citizen on Monday published a comprehensive analysis detailing how Medicare for All would significantly cut healthcare costs, increase systemic efficiency, and improve coverage—while expanding it to everyone. #medicareforall

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An America That Keeps the Doors Open to Citizenship Is Better for New Americans, Old Americans, and Americans Still to Come

Written by on January 27, 2019 in Government, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
An America That Keeps the Doors Open to Citizenship Is Better for New Americans, Old Americans, and Americans Still to Come

Encouraging immigrants to become citizens is an American tradition, one so old that it goes back to the earliest moments of U.S. history. For the signers of the Declaration of Independence, “obstructing the Laws for the Naturalization of Foreigners” comprised one of the core grievances justifying the American colonists’ break with Britain. #migrantswelcome

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Scientific American Warns Space Junk Threatens Satellites and Earth. Approx. 20,000 More Satellites for 5G Already Planned.

Written by on January 19, 2019 in Government, Policies with 0 Comments
Scientific American Warns Space Junk Threatens Satellites and Earth. Approx. 20,000 More Satellites for 5G Already Planned.

Space is vast. Yet Earth orbits are becoming increasingly littered with debris

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Is There a Silver Lining In The Government Shutdown?

Written by on January 16, 2019 in Agencies & Systems, Government, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
Is There a Silver Lining In The Government Shutdown?

A shocking article in the Daily Caller this week blew the lid on what it’s really like among all those “public servants” working in the Federal bureaucracy: about 85 percent of them do nothing at all related to their jobs. With thousands of “workers” furloughed, the government offices are actually working better than ever. Is there a lesson in this somewhere? Ron Paul discusses this topic with Daniel McAdams. #governmentshutdown

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