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Fmr. Gov. Robert F. McDonnell (R - VA) found guilty of 11 counts of corruption!

Fmr. Gov. Robert F. McDonnell (R – VA) found guilty of 11 counts of corruption!

Recently: Bob McDonnell (former VA Governor) and his wife were found guilty of public corruption charges on September 4, 2014. He was convicted of honest services wire fraud, obtaining property under color of official right, and extortion under color of official right. His wife was convicted of honest services wire fraud, obtaining property under color [...]

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Gov. Rick Perry (R) Indicted for Abuse of Power

Recently: Perry was indicted by a grand jury on two felony counts charging that he abused the power of his office last year by vetoing funding for state public corruption prosecutors.

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US President Barack Obama (D)

Photo Courtesy of Shanda.w – Bio: Senator from Illinois; born in Honolulu, Hawaii, August 4, 1961; obtained early education in Jakarta, Indonesia, and Hawaii; continued education at Occidental College, Los Angeles, Calif.; received a B.A. in 1983 from Columbia University, New York City; worked as a community organizer in Chicago, Ill.; studied law at Harvard [...]

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Why Palestine is like a Concentration Camp

While the Israeli-Palestinian conflict has been a hot topic in the Western world for the past few decades, its history can be traced to the 19th century. Arab nationalism was on the rise, and while Zionism had been a popular thought for thousands of years, the 19th century saw a major increase in Jewish migration [...]

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Gov. Scott Walker (R-WI)

Currently: Prosecutors allege Gov. Scott Walker at center of ‘criminal scheme‘ to bypass state election laws and illegally coordinate fundraising among conservative groups to help his campaign and those of Republican state senators.

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Occupy Wall St. – #OWS – Debt Slavery

  • How America is rigged for the rich - CNN Link

  • Every market rigged by the bankers - Confirming Matt Taibbi: The Conspiracy Theorists Were RightLink

  • Overworked America: 12 Charts That Will Make Your Blood Boil | Mother Jones Link

  • The global ruling class: Billion-dollar babies {YOUR OVERLORDS} - The EconomistLink

  • Banks Sued on Claims of Fixing Price of Gold since 1919 - NYTimes Link

  • Rich people rule! [Everyone else = debt slaves] The Washington Post Link

  • Nobody Cares What You Think Unless You are Rich | Mother Jones Link

  • "happiness and prosperity lies in an organized diminution of work" Link

  • BAN ALL THE BANKS: Idea That People Are Starting To Take Seriously - Business Insider Link

  • Guess Who Makes More Than Bankers, Their Regulators!! Link

  • Government = Protection Racket for the 1 Percent | Bill Moyers Link

  • Cities Advance Their Fight Against Rising Inequality - NYTimes Link

Health – Health Care – Food Safety

  • Sick chicken: what you need to know and what the government won't tell you. The Guardian Link
  • You're Eating Human Hair: Ingredients Big Food Hides From You | Healthy Debates Link
  • McDonald's Leads The Way With The Most Ingredients Containing Wood Pulp Link
  • Politics Derail Science on Arsenic, Endangering Public Health - Scientific American - Link
  • Roundup Toxicology study: "economic interests have been given precedence over public health" Link
  • Pennsylvania Health Dept. Accused of Ordering Employees to not Speak to Residents who Complained about Fracking Link
  • Blackmail? U.S. Tells El Salvador to Buy U.S. GMO Seeds or Lose Millions in Aid | Health Impact News Link
  • Health of hunger-striking Palestinian detainees in Israel worsens - Haaretz Link
  • Almost half of Americans live with unhealthy levels of air pollution | Link
  • EPA to Give Green Light to Dow's Latest Toxic Herbicide "Enlist Duo" Link
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  • sneaky lie that left 750,000 Floridians without health coverage | Tampa Bay Times Link
  • FDA loophole allows food manufactures to determine for themselves whether chemical additives are safe - Salon Link
  • 10 Scientific Studies Proving GMOs Can Be Harmful To Human Health Link
  • World Health Organization (WHO): Air pollution top environmental health risk Link
  • Serco (hired by Obama for health rollout) Being Paid Millions for EMPTY West Australia Hospital Link
  • SERCO, Who "Owns the World" hired by Obama for Health Rollout. Old vid from RT on the UK company Link
  • U.S. Senate Republicans block veterans health bill on budget worry | Reuters -Link

Palestine – Gaza – Israel – #FreePalestine

  • US laws & dept: "prohibit U.S. companies from furthering or supporting the #boycott of #Israel" Link

  • How Britain profits from the attack on Gaza - Link

  • What Do Gazans Endure? A Palestinian Student Who Lost 2 Brothers, 4 Cousins Tells His Story | Democracy Now! Link

  • No place to hide for children of war in #Gaza and #Syria Link

  • U.S. Only Country of 47 to Vote against Investigating Human Rights Violations during Israeli Occupation of #Gaza Link

  • 45,000 gather in London to protest Israeli action in #Gaza - The Independent Link

  • #Israel has discovered, it's no longer so easy to get away with #murder in the age of social media Link

  • Jewish Israeli Professor Nurit Peled: #Gaza concentration Camp - YouTube Link

  • Mr Obama - do you have a heart? Spend one night with us in #Gaza. It would change history' ... Norwegian doctor says Link

  • MSNBC exposed: fires contributor who dissented over Gaza coverage. Truth cant be hidden long Link

  • Medical sources: Israel using unfamiliar toxic gas against Palestinians in #Gaza Link

  • ˜In our millions, we're all Palestinian: Wave of protests worldwide demand end to Gaza slaughter” RT News - Link

  • Israeli naval ship bombs Palestinian children on #Gaza beach, killing four Link

  • Children Suffer As Violence Escalates in #Gaza - YouTube - Associated Press Link

  • 10 ways #Israel justifies killing #Palestinians whenever & however Link

  • IDF's #Gaza assault is to control Palestinian gas, avert Israeli energy crisis Link

  • Israeli minister Tzipi Livni given diplomatic immunity for UK visit. Wanted for war crimes in Gaza Link

  • Israel: Stop Shooting at Gaza Civilians | Human Rights Watch Link

  • Human tragedy unfolds as Gaza runs on empty -rapidly worsening economic climate Link

  • RT @WSJwashington: U.S. Lawmakers Press Egypt in Gaza Dispute Link

  • Palestinian man has died after setting himself on fire in response to the economic hardships in Gaza Link

  • Israeli shells hit Gaza after militant mortar attack | World | Reuters Link

  • photos from Gaza: Link

NSA #MassSurvailence – Privacy – Snowden

  • Court allows use of "stingray" cell tracking device in murder case | Ars Technica Link

  • "Blacklisted: The Secret Government Rulebook for Labeling You a Terrorist" Link

  • Daniel Ellsberg: #Snowden was ˜the one person in the f***ing #NSA that did the RIGHT thing Link

  • US government says online storage isn't protected by the Fourth Amendment Link

  • Hacking Online Polls and Other Ways British Spies Seek to Control the Internet - The Intercept Link

  • 74% of Americans Don't Believe They Have To Give Up #Privacy for Security | CNS News Link

  • How to take wrest control of our data from spies and their networks Link

  • New Eavesdropping Equipment Sucks All Data Off Your Phone Link

  • How Secret Partners Expand NSA's Surveillance Dragnet - The Intercept Link

  • Online #Privacy Tools: Encrypt What You Can - ProPublica Link

  • British Spy Chiefs Secretly Begged to Play in NSA Data Pools - The Intercept Link

  • Emails reveal close Google relationship with NSA | Al Jazeera America Link

  • #CISPA Take 3: Feinstein & Chambliss Draft Another #Cybersecurity Bill, Designed To Wipe Out Your #Privacy Link

  • Entire US city under drone surveillance for over a year! Link

  • NSA Blows Its Own Top Secret Program in Order to Propagandize - The Intercept Link

  • Obama's New NSA Proposal and Democratic Partisan Hackery - The Intercept Link

  • Some Facts About How NSA Stories Are Reported By Glenn Greenwald - The Intercept Link

  • NSA's Secret Efforts to Hunt and Hack System Administrators - The Intercept Link

  • Compare the NSA's Facebook Malware Denial to its Own Secret Documents - The Intercept - Link

  • White House Covering Up the Presidency's Role in Torture for Years - The Intercept Link

  • Foreign Officials In the Dark About Their Own Spy Agencies' Cooperation with NSA - The Intercept Link

  • Homeland Security Detained US Citizen Inside The US, Used Intercepted Emails To Quiz Her About Her Sex Life Link

  • Spy game: Local police tap cell phones Link

  • The Inverse of Oversight: CIA Spies On Congress - The Intercept Link

  • Snowden leaks have permanently damaged the NSA Link

  • Yahoo webcam images from millions of users intercepted by GCHQ | Link

  • How Covert Agents Infiltrate the Internet to Manipulate, Deceive, and Destroy Reputations - The Intercept Link

  • The NSAs Secret Role in the U.S. Assassination Program - The Intercept Link

  • How the NSA Actually Intercepted Packages to Put Backdoors in Electronics - Link

  • France summons US envoy over NSA intercepting phone calls of French citizens on 'a massive scale' Link

  • Congress unveils bill to limit NSA's powers | Link

  • CA School District Round-The-Clock Monitoring Of Its 13,000 Students' Social Media Activities Link

  • Court allows use of "stingray" cell tracking device in murder case | Ars Technica Link

  • The Secret Government Rulebook for Labeling You a Terrorist" Link

  • Daniel Ellsberg: #Snowden was the one person in the f***ing #NSA that did the RIGHT thing Link

  • All But 4 Of The High-Profile Domestic Terrorism Plots In Last Decade Crafted From Ground Up By #FBI Link

  • RT @couragesnowden: Before #Snowden: The Whistleblowers Who Tried To Lift The Veil Link

  • #Tor has deep ties to Gov., may get you extra surveillance | PandoDaily Link

  • Patrick Leahy to propose strong curbs on #NSA phone data collection | Reuters Link

  • Rep. Grayson Requests Answers from Clapper on #NSA Weakening of #Encryption Standards Link

  • Why Intelligence #Whistleblowers Can't Use Internal Channels - The Atlantic Link

  • Former #CIA & #NSA Boss Michael Hayden Admits Ed #Snowden Was A Whistleblower | Techdirt Link

  • RT @wikileaks: Joint @ACLU & @hrw report details how US mass surveillance harms journalism, law & democracy Link

  • Top Journalists & Lawyers: #NSA Surveillance Threatens Press Freedom and Right to Counsel Link

  • #FISC judges own stock in telecoms they let NSA access | Ars Technica Link

  • After #CIA gets secret #whistleblower email, Congress worries about more spying Link

  • The chilling reason our government wants to erase this man from history Link

  • Lawmaker #NSA Report Cards Link

  • New Surveillance Whistleblower: The #NSA Violates the Constitution -- The Atlantic Link

  • U.S. Should Not Prosecute Edward #Snowden, U.N. Official Says Link

  • Why All the #Snowden #NSA Docs Should Be Public: An Interview with Cryptome Link

  • Google's Larry Page: "I Think the Government's Likely to Collapse Under Its Own Weight." Link

  • On the #NSA, #Hillary Clinton Is Either a Fool or a Liar. using #Snowden as a punching bag Link

  • RT @Thomas_Drake1: #Snowden a civil liberties violator for disclosing massive violations of civil liberties by NSA? Link

  • #CIA had role in Germany spy affair | Reuters Link

  • Daniel Ellsberg: #Snowden would not get a fair trial – and Kerry is wrong | The Guardian Link

  • Five Things We've Already Forgotten About the #Snowden NSA Leaks | Vice Link

  • John Kerry's Latest #Snowden Comments Are Moronic, Offensive, and Dangerous | VICE Link

  • No John Kerry, YOU are the coward and traitor. #Snowden bravely sacrificed his life to expose the entire crooked gov! Link

  • #Snowden Docs: British Spies Used Sex and Dirty Tricks - NBC News Link

  • #Senate Intelligence committee approves bill that would give #NSA even wider access to Americans' data Link

  • Meet the Muslim-American Leaders the FBI and #NSA Have Been Spying On Link

  • RT @pieroAlessio: "Unable to safeguard this sensitive data, the #NSA shouldn't be allowed to collect and store it" Link

  • The Latest Snowden Leak Is Devastating to #NSA Defenders - Conor Friedersdorf - The Atlantic Link

  • Nearly All The Emails Collected By #NSA Came From Regular Citizens, Not Terrorists | ThinkProgress Link

  • Things the #NSA doesn't want you to know and why you should know about it Link

  • Russell Tice: #NSA #spying included Obama as a senator, Judge Alito, Petraeus. All digital comm in US Link

  • #NSA Plans to Infect "Millions" of Computers with Malware says Greenwald & Snowden docs Link

  • #NSA hacked internal UNITED NATIONS communications - Obama has no control over the NSALink

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Net Neutrality – FCC – Save the Net!

  • Why the FCC Will Ignore Your Net Neutrality Comment and Listen to ISPs Instead | Motherboard Link

  • If the FCC is going to kill net neutrality, it'll have to get through you and me first Link

  • Senate's New Cybersecurity Bill Threatens #NetNeutrality | Vice Link

  • US mayors unanimously back Net neutrality | Inquirer Global Nation Link

  • Lets ramp up the pressure on the FCC in the coming months to win real net neutrality Link

  • Sen. Al Franken: Media Mega-Mergers and FCC Rollback of Net Neutrality Threaten Democracy | Democracy Now! Link

  • Activists Are Camping Out at the FCC Until It Upholds Net Neutrality | Vice Link

  • FCC Chairman: I'd Rather Give In To Verizon's Definition Of Net Neutrality Than Fight Link

  • The Internet Is About to Become Worse Than TV, leaked FCC doc aims to overturn the principle of "network neutrality" Link

  • When it comes to net neutrality, either the FCC thinks we're idiots, or it just doesn't care Link

  • Democrats Introduce Open Internet Preservation Act To Restore Net Neutrality | TechCrunch - Link

  • We're About to Lose Net Neutrality And the Internet as We Know It Link

  • Democrats [finally] unveil legislation forcing the FCC [dingos] to ban Internet fast lanes - Washington Post Link

Financial Crisis/Scandals – Income Inequality – #EndTheFed

    Insanely Profitable Federal Reserve sent $77.7 billion in profits to Treasury Department in 2013. #EndTheFed Link
  • Lloyds Bank fined $370 million (not enough) for rigging Libor interest rates | Reuters Link

  • Banks accused of rigging silver price - Deutsche Bank, HSBC & Bank of Nova Scotia Link

  • Before #Snowden: The Whistleblowers Who Tried To Lift The Veil Link

  • Executive pay '180 times average', report finds. Link

  • Americans Have Spent Enough Money On A Broken Plane To Buy Every Homeless Person A Mansion | ThinkProgress Link

  • Corporate Tax Behavior So Bad Even Fortune Magazine Cant Stomach It Link

  • Antonin Scalia's Son Is Sabotaging Wall Street Reform Link

  • Oligarchy: the Alliance between Government and the 1% - Daily Beast Link

  • Consume, Conform, OBEY: What Homeland Security's Targeting Of Anti-Consumerist Activities Says About Govt Link

  • "Economics is a political argument. It is not - and can never be - a science" Who benefits? Not the Masses Link

  • Rich got 14.6% richer in 2013 [everyone else still debt slaves]- CBC News - Link

  • The French are right: TEAR UP PUBLIC DEBT - most of it is illegitimate anyway | The Guardian Link

  • New Libor Scandal Will Cause A Terrifying Financial Crisis - Forbes Link

  • Wall Street Criminals Threaten that Economy Will Blow Up If They're Prosecuted | InvestmentWatch - Link

  • Inclusive Capitalism Initiative is financial Trojan Horse to quell coming global revolt Link

  • Everything Is Rigged: Biggest Price-Fixing Scandal Ever. Apologies to #Conspiracy theorists Link

  • The Economist: The global ruling class: Billion-dollar babies {YOUR OVERLORDS} Link

  • Summers to Warren: Insiders don't criticize other insiders Link

  • Confirming Matt Taibbi: The Conspiracy Theorists Were Right | every market rigged by the bankers Link

  • The Economist explains: Thomas Piketty’s “Capital”, summarised in four paragraphs Link

  • Piketty Is Right: These Wealthy Men Make Billions For Basically Doing Nothing Link

  • Banks Sued on Claims of Fixing Price of Gold since 1919 - NYTimes Link

  • Piketty's Income Inequality Story in Six Charts : [MORE PROOF THAT WE ARE DEBT SLAVES] The New Yorker Link

  • Top 1% taking lion's share of global growth {and everything else}, OECD says - CBC News Link

  • BAN ALL THE BANKS: Idea That People Are Starting To Take Seriously - Business Insider Link

  • Matt Taibbi Talks About Criminalized Poverty and Why Wall Street Is Above the Law | VICE Link

  • You're probably making 10% less than you were ten years ago. The top 0.01% is making 76.2% more Link

  • Government = Protection Racket for the 1 Percent | Bill Moyers Link

  • Wealthiest Are Getting Wealthier Three Times Faster Than Any Other Group - Forbes Link

  • a study of 1,779 policy outcomes concludes the collective opinion of ordinary citizens doesn't matter Link

  • Rise Like Lions - #Occupy Wall Street and the Seeds of #Revolution - YouTube Link

  • CIA oversees itself! #WTF Obama & congress afraid of rogue spy agencies! Link

  • How America is rigged for the rich - CNN Link

  • Rich people rule! [Everyone else = debt slaves] The Washington Post Link

  • Nobody Cares What You Think Unless You are Rich | Mother Jones Link

  • Supreme oligarchy: a form of government in which the ruling power belongs to a few persons Link

  • Overworked America: 12 Charts That Will Make Your Blood Boil | Mother Jones Link

  • Cities Advance Their Fight Against Rising Inequality - NYTimes Link

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