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See The Atlantic on Bill Clinton’s: And see: Alan Hirsch discusses "Impeaching the Presiden… Appleseed’s 21st Anniversary: Roots & Branches (2018) talks to former Nader’s Raider, Jim Musselman, who founded Appleseed Recordings. Their latest album release,… Steyer's impeachment campaign to launch first ad after midterms And Impeaching the Pre… the latest from Jim Hightower:
See: The government’s passing housing inspection scores can subject low-income families to rats, roaches and toxic… Trump’s Defense Spending Is Out of Control, and Poised to Get Worse via @RollingStoneSee: Peter Dykstra: How quickly we forget Trump’s Diminishing Power and Rising Rage by Jeffrey D. Sachs @ProSyn New Green Deal Democrats cement their hold, climate change emerges as a top priority via @thinkprogress
See the latest from Passengers at risk via #constantcontactAirline seat size: Will FAA bring relief to squeezed flyers? via @usatodayCritics Warn 'Heartless' New Rules by Betsy DeVos Will Encourage Schools to 'Be More Complicit in Sexual Violence'… studies show evidence of bias and misleading conclusions on widely used insecticide: Scientists Oil v the planet is the fight of our lives. Democrats must choose a side | David Sirota'It Keeps Getting Uglier': As True Costs of HQ2 Scam Emerge, Public Housing and School Offices Getting the Boot to… The Biggest Threat to Free Speech No One Is Talking About
As Energy for Medicare for All Explodes, Steny Hoyer's Plan Includes Waiting for Trump to Help Make Obamacare Bette… the Date: Leaders In Law Presentation Series continues with John Barylick, Esq. on December 6 at the Museum. -
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Watch: Alan Hirsch talking about impeachment: "Impeaching the President: Past, Present, and Future" via @YouTubeSee: The Watergate blueprint for impeaching Donald Trump And also new book by Alan Hirsch,… bill I'm introducing today would prohibit large corporations from buying back stock unless they: -Pay all empl…
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More HQ2 bids released: Here's what Georgia offered Amazon: start with $2 billion and "Kindle Rd."…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderNeed another definition for the corporate state or crony capitalism? Think of the two billion taxpayer dollars that… Elliott Negin --
From the Equifax breach to election interference and discrimination in advertising, Big Tech has evaded accountabil…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderNEW: We + 33 groups just released principles for privacy legislation that put the public first:…
Retweeted by Ralph Nader"In a starkly divided country, corporate pandering is the last bastion of bipartisanship, an activity enjoyed by bo…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderTen years after the Lehman disaster, the Senate Judiciary is holding a hearing on bankruptcy legislation that prote…
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Ralph discusses the aftermath of the midterms with @markjgreen and Professor Joel Rogers of @highroadCOWS. What doe… the latest from David Halperin.
See: 18 Attorneys General call for recusal of Sessions’ replacement from Russia probe via @NationofChangeSee: Peter Dykstra: Midterms go eco-AWOL Don’t blame Libertarians or Greens when your party loses The Legal Precedent That Could Protect Jim Acosta’s Credentials, Not Voters, Are Deciding Elections Indiana Public Svce Co. says replacing 2 coal plants w/ renewables will save ratepayers $4b. That's billi…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderIn Florida, A Giant Step for Felon Voting Rights
MSNBC's Rachel Maddow awed by #ProtectMueller protests after tiring week: ‘Sometimes citizenship requires overtime…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderCleveland. Boston. Baltimore. NYC. Washington, DC. Omaha. Philadelphia. These crowds are massive EVERYWHERE. Thous…
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See: Consumer Watchdog Calls Chrysler Out Over Possible Recall For 1999 Jeep Grand Cherokee is not above the law Trump is not above the law Trump is not above the law Trump is not above the law Tru…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderLIVE: Nationwide protests to #ProtectMueller are pushing back against Trump's authoritarian moves
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In firing Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump has crossed a red line and started a constitutional crisis. We are activating…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderRyan Zinke should resign before Trump fires him. Trump cannot stand the distraction of the media focusing on corrup… Trump reveals how cowardly Republican Senators, such as Lindsey Graham, are. How quick they betray their f… Sessions Departs, His Replacement Must Publicly Commit to Protect the Mueller Investigation: greetings from Hightower. ✊ (text of this note to follow in thread)
Retweeted by Ralph NaderSee Alan Hirsch's new book: Impeaching the President: Past, Present, and Future: B. Anthony was arrested for voting almost exactly 146 years ago. Now women are running for elected office in…
#NetNeutrality is on the ballot today. Wisconsin Senator @tammybaldwin has made the fight for #NetNeutrality part o…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderSee: Can American Democracy Come Back? by Joseph E. Stiglitz @ProSyn! Remember, if you aren't turned onto politics, politics will turn on you. -RVoter participation rates ranked among rich countries: 🇧🇪 🇸🇪 🇩🇰 🇦🇺 🇰🇷 🇳🇱 🇮🇱 🇳🇿 🇫🇮 🇭🇺 🇳🇴 🇩🇪 🇦🇹 🇫🇷 🇲🇽 🇮🇹 🇨🇿 🇬🇧 🇬🇷 🇨🇦…
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See Chris Hedges on the need for more voices and more choices: Scum vs. Scum"Ask members of Congress to explain why they keep giving themselves salary increases and generous benefits, and yet…"Before you vote, rid yourself of all preconceived, hereditary, ideological, and political straitjackets. Use two g…"President Donald Trump and the Republicans in Congress are masters at flattering voters and lying about their posi… column: Don’t be Flattered, Fooled and Flummoxed in Tomorrow’s Election promised 13,000 jobs in Wisconsin and then decided (!) to automate the factory, which will require only 3,0…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderI say fuck climate change! Fuck global warming! Fuck Armageddon! Use the word POISON! Everybody…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderNoam Chomsky on Midterms: Republican Party Is the “Most Dangerous Organization in Human History”…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderThey want to replace these retired Generals with people who believe armed force and wars, however unlawful, are the… sources believe that after the elections, Trump's national security advisor, John Bolton and Secretary of… change, in the midst of rapidly alarming scientific studies and giant storms, is scarcely an issue in the C… they fire on the remnants of this small, tired caravan of refugees fleeing brutal conditions in Honduras, they w… knows that federal law prohibits U.S. armed forces from engaging in domestic law enforcement. Yet he is sendi…
See: In These Times, Popular Resistance Is Essential via @PopResistanceSee Carl Mayer: A Key Test for Politicians Willing to Challenge Corporate Power - via @commondreamsSee: Which Colleges Encourage Their Students to Vote? Chris Hedges -- The Cult of Trump: America’s Midterm Elections Turn Menacing by Elizabeth Drew @ProSyn Latina workers have to work 10 months into 2018 to be paid the same as white non-Hispanic men in 2017…
See Ellen Brown on Trump’s War on the Fed:
Result, says celebrated actuary, Robert Hunter, has been savings of over $150 billion since 1988. Regulation and di… week is the 30th anniversary of a great consumer triumph in California with benefits around the country. Prop… many more retired military and national security officials to speak truth to screaming Donald's desperate tirades. -RRetired Pentagon officials and generals are starting to speak up against Trump deploying soldiers on our southern b… Nairn: The U.S. Is Facing Incipient Domestic Fascism, But Rightist Revolution Can Be Stopped via @democracynowSee Elliott Negin on ExxonMobil’s Culture of Climate Deception: ONE WEEK until our symposium featuring @RalphNader! See below for updated event details, and don't forget to R…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderNon-voters help Trumpism. If you are deciding NOT to vote and stay home, ask yourself how your dropping out helps t…'s been A Difficult Week following the Lion Air and Leicester City crashes. We discuss: #FlyersRights
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"A Blitzkrieg Strategy Of Lies and Distractions" via @GeorgeLakoff Must Channel FDR and LBJ Trump’s Endless Mendacity and the Dawn of American Fascism
See: Association of Flight Attendants-CWA Video Against Postal Privatization! via @YouTubeSee: Here are the scariest car defects from October: us at @PressClubDC on Friday, Nov. 2nd for the 41st Annual National Press Club Book Fair & Authors' Night host…
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How The Rats Revolt: ‘Ratting out’ Democrats’ electoral extortion via @NationofChange Leaked Documents show Trump administration was told "only small percentage" of caravan migrants would re…
Retweeted by Ralph NaderWhy wouldn't Dems designate next Monday "Protect Pre-Existing Conditions Day" when Obama + every Dem on ballot disc…
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The refugee families have over a thousand miles more to walk if their bleeding feet and starving stomachs allow the…