The EndPartisanship.org coalition today filed suit in the U.S. District Court in Newark,challenging the constitutionality of partisan primary elections.
This is the key to ending the two party dictatorship in America. Partisan primaries are how they keep out challengers.
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While the Senate Intelligence was preparing a 6,000-plus page report on the Central Intelligence Agency’s torture program, the committee experienced an “unprecedented action” from the agency.
This is shocking. It’s also criminal. And we need to know what Obama knew.
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Remember when President Obama was lambasted for saying “you didn’t build that”? Turns out he was right, at least when it comes to lots of stuff built by the world’s wealthiest corporations.
Conservatives don’t want to hear this.
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Even before protests in February, a majority (53%) of Venezuelans said their country was politically unstable. One-third of Venezuelans approved of President Nicolas Maduro as confidence in major institutions hit record lows.
Unfortunately you still have many on the left that still believe Maduro is a good guy. He’s not only a tyrant but inept.
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WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will headline fundraisers for Democratic super PACs supporting the party’s House and Senate candidates this year despite promises during the last election that he would not raise money for such groups. According t…
Just another broken promise.
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"A video of a police stop in the Bronx has gone viral on Facebook, eliciting hundreds of anti-NYPD comments and leading to a change.org petition to have the …
This only another example of police abuse. So if it keeps happening why don’t politicians speak out? And why isn’t legislation to address it? Where are you Mr.Obama?
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A recent leak at the nation’s underground nuclear waste dump in New Mexico has caused 13 workers to test positive for radiation.
Why aren’t we hearing about this in the press? This is a serious matter. It’s similar to the West Virginia water crisis. Media blackout.
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Wall Street is warning Washington Republicans: The money spigot is turning off. Rep. Dave Camp’s tax proposal — which jacked up taxes on banks and threatens the bottom line of some major private equity players in New York — has infuriated donors in high finance. Private equity and investment firms in New York are telling key Republican…
We know who runs the government. And it ain’t us.
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• Optic Nerve program collected Yahoo webcam images in bulk • 1.8m users targeted by GCHQ in six-month period alone • Yahoo: ‘A whole new level of violation of our users’ privacy’ • Material included large quantity of sexually explicit images
This is the most shocking revelation of all. Every American should out on the streets demanding someone go to jail for this. But we aren’t. And that’s why the government is doing whatever it wants.
See on theguardian.com