Allan Masri

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About Allan Masri

Allan is as a life-long progressive. He has an MA degree in paralegal studies, and has served on the board of directors for the National Lawyers Guild. He also spent 20 years in Silicon Valley at companies like Apple, Netscape, and AOL.

Bernie Sanders Finds Way for Democrats To Win

July 22, 2015

You’ve got to hand it to Bernie Sanders. When he says he’s in favor of something, he does something about it. Now he’s set to introduce a bill in the Senate to raise the minimum wage from $7.25 to $15…

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Republicans Viewed Planned Parenthood Video Weeks Ago

July 20, 2015

The Center for Medical Progress (CMP) is a right-wing front group that was set up by anti-abortion advocates to trick Planned Parenthood personnel into granting them interviews. The interviews were then selectively edited to deliberately misrepresent Planned Parenthood’s activities. CMP wanted…

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Shady Right-Wing Front Group Smears Planned Parenthood

July 19, 2015

A favorite tactic of right-wing extremists has been the doctored video. This week, the propaganda front group, Breitbart.com released a video of a Planned Parenthood physician discussing fetal tissue donations for research. The original video was doctored to make it…

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How US Pays Israel To Kill Palestinians

July 17, 2015

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has played the US Congress like a violin. He’s now ready to collect what he calls his compensation for the treaty with Iran. Again and again, Netanyahu has told the US Congress that the current treaty…

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Hillary Clinton: The Wolf In Wall Street Clothing

July 16, 2015

I’ve tried to be patient with Hillary Clinton, the front-runner for the Democratic Presidential nomination. I like Bernie Sanders. He’s terribly honest and has principled stands on many issues, especially the issues that progressives are concerned about. Meanwhile, Hillary has been…

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White Bigotry Costs NYC $5.9 Million For Wrongful Death Suit

July 15, 2015

Almost a year ago today, on July 17, 2014, Eric Garner lost his life while being arrested for the crime of selling “loosies,” as single cigarettes are called. These cigarettes sold for about 75¢ a piece on Staten Island, where…

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Ann Coulter Attacks Immigrants With Lies

July 13, 2015

Every 4 years, Ann Coulter crawls out of whatever crypt she is haunting and starts attacking the weak, the innocent, and the helpless. This year she is attacking immigrants. Apparently she has infected Donald Trump with the virus of anti-immigrant fever. Trump has taken…

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10 Reasons Bernie Sanders Will Make A Great President

July 11, 2015

Bernie Sanders is burning up the campaign trail, drawing capacity crowds wherever he goes. He is changing the issues of the campaign, speaking about campaign financing, income disparity, jobs, and global climate change. He speaks directly to the people and…

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Jan Brewer Liar – Meet Donald Trump Racist

July 11, 2015

Last week the Donald issued some pretty serious statements about Mexican Immigrants. He called them rapists, killers, and drug dealers. Why anyone in the world would believe the Donald, who still insists that President Obama was born in Kenya, not…

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Newly Leaked Email Reveals Exxon Knowingly Lied About Climate Change

July 8, 2015

In 1981, Exxon Scientist Lenny Bernstein informed his managers about a new discovery in Indonesia. His email informed his supervisors at Exxon, “This is an immense reserve of natural gas, but it is 70% CO2.” At that time, only scientists…

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