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What the Frack? Dakota Pipeline Backers Spending Big at Trump Hotels

January 17, 2018

Fracking Lobby Set To Scratch Trump Back Through D.C. Hotel As racist Republican Donald Trump fails through his time in the Oval Office, scrutiny of his businesses and who is patronizing them continues to raise eyebrows. If he had fully…

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Watch Gun Owner Smash Own AR-15 to Bits to Protest Assault Weapons (VIDEO)

November 21, 2017

In a powerful piece of video broadcast by WFLA.com in Riverside California, Chad Vachter, an outspoken supporter of the 2nd Amendment and unabashed gun owner, literally destroyed his own weapon with a sledge-hammer. MAN DESTROYS HIS OWN AR-15 TO PROTEST ASSAULT…

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The Opioid Crisis is a Jaw-dropping Avalanche of Cash for the Pharmaceutical Industry (VIDEO)

November 19, 2017

Of the many crises currently facing this country, one that is particularly insidious for those affected is the opioid epidemic. With more than 20,000 deaths last year alone caused by prescription painkillers, this problem has grown exponentially. The number of…

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This video simply explaining how tax cuts are giveaways to the rich is going viral

November 2, 2017

The proposed GOP tax plan is not good One thing that every American is at least partially aware of is the old adage of “the rich get richer and the poor get poorer,” otherwise known as the Matthew effect. The…

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Trump’s Deregulation Teams Shrouded in Suspicion and Secrets

August 10, 2017

by Robert Faturechi, ProPublica, and Danielle Ivory, The New York Times. This article was co-published with the New York Times. When President Trump ordered federal agencies to form teams to dismantle government regulations, the Transportation Department turned to people with…

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BREAKING: Trump Moves to Suppress Ethics Probe into ‘Secret Waivers’ by Blocking Inquiry

May 22, 2017

Donald Trump Issues Secret Waivers to Circumvent Ethics Rules Donald Trump is never going to drain the swamp. That becomes more and more apparent daily. But the latest report from the New York Times shows that not only is Trump assiduously avoiding…

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ACA Repeal Circus Proves the GOP is a Failed Party with no Governing Ideas

March 24, 2017

The GOP Is Careening Toward A Devastating Reckoning Washington, D.C. faces one of its most bizarre political impasses in American history. Today’s Republican party has more control over more levers of federal and state government at one time than any party…

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CALL TO ACTION: Progressives Organize Massive Grassroots Event Against Neil Gorsuch

March 14, 2017

Progressives rally against Gorsuch During the last year of President Obama’s second term, Justice Antonin Scalia of the United States Supreme Court passed away, leaving his seat vacant. When the President attempted to fill it with Appellate Justice Merrick Garland,…

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Hilarious Fake Infomercial Perfectly Demonstrates Why We Need Campaign Finance Reform (VIDEO)

March 19, 2016

Why do we need campaign finance reform? Well, we’ve tried everything: voting, signing petitions, contacting our lawmakers and even protesting. But nothing ever seems to work. Maybe you’ve even thought about slipping a little bribe to your congresscritter, but you…

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Missouri Republican Proposes Legalizing Sexual ‘Gifts’ For Lawmakers

January 8, 2016

Gifts from lobbyists continue to be a problem of epic proportions within the United States. Late last year, a watchdog group reported that state governments were failing to address corruption at record rates. Apparently for one politician, Missouri’s D- rating…

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