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Political IssueLatest Content
Business & Economy66701020Bernie Sanders unveils Job Guarantee legislation
    Labor1599213Bernie Sanders unveils Job Guarantee legislation
      Jobs1265178Bernie Sanders unveils Job Guarantee legislation
        Minimum Wage22950Greetings From Iceland, Land of the $32,000 Minimum Wage
        Offshoring326Rich man and can man in the light of the lamp
        Unemployment Rate10124Jobs report positive.
      Labor Unions29731Capitalists Power
    Macroeconomics2788551Does AOC threaten the American way???
      Free Trade21426Trade with China
      Monetary Policy18562Inflation rising.
        Federal Reserve6345The case for Janet Yellen as Fed Chair
        Gold Standard271Is America Rich?
        Inflation & Deflation362Inflation rising.
      Taxes1766403Does AOC threaten the American way???
        Corporate Taxes8932The result of the tax cuts
          Offshore Tax Shelters59mitt's taxes
        Tax Shelters4116Merger between Pfizer and Astrazeneca
      U.S. Debt & Deficits79364Trumps ignorance of everything.
        Debt Ceiling18535Debt ceiling/ Government budget etc.
    Regulation31490Derivatives and nuclear weapons.
      Financial Regulation27076Derivatives and nuclear weapons.
 
Civil & Human Rights70611113"there were very fine people on both sides"
    Individual Rights & Freedoms2212596William Barr
      Freedom of Press156Larry Flynt, American hero
      Freedom of Religion41440William Barr
      Freedom of Speech23525How much more nuttier?
      Gay Rights1210392Gay Marriage Bans Are Getting Struck Down, state by state by state
        Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA)9222Texas Gay Marriage Ban Struck Down
        Gay Adoption84New Study Debunks Conservative Talking Points on Gay Adoption
        Gay Marriage744168Gay Marriage Bans Are Getting Struck Down, state by state by state
        Gays in Military4320Jeh Johnson Nominated for Homeland Security Secretary
          Don't Ask Don't Tell2915Jeh Johnson Nominated for Homeland Security Secretary
      Right to Privacy5016Invasion of privacy.A
      Right to Vote14162For the People Act
      Women's Rights30478Hypocrisy of faith-based and anti-abortion groups
    Abortion508131Hypocrisy of faith-based and anti-abortion groups
    Discrimination21167American flag is racist
      Affirmative Action2711Michigan's Affirmative Action Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
      Profiling8111Muhammad Ali Jr. Detained at Airport for being Muslim
    Gambling57Point blank perspective???? Guns/prostitutes/drugs/booze/rock and roll/theater/cards/
    Gun Control2940107Gun control and school shootings.
    Human Trafficking1103Human Slavery, Prostitution and America's denial of a rising problem
    Legalization of Drugs599148CBD Benefits
      Legalizing Marijuana497134CBD Benefits
        Medical Marijuana4730CBD Benefits
    Racial Politics1738378"there were very fine people on both sides"
      Racism1049223sweet home Alabama?
    Torture17755Torture as Trump sees it.
 
Education812124An Interesting Progressive Cause
    Abstinence Only Education 4614CDC Announces All Time Low Birth Rate. Teen Pregnancy Is Down 17% from 2007
    Charter Schools13Charter School Lottery
    Head Start Program521The Senate's Budget Vote-a-rama
    Higher Education3515Sen Brian Schatz: Don't play the "pay-for" game
    Homeschooling41Unschooling... an option that works or doesn't?
    Pell Grants17Pell Grants: Is Obama losing the battle on higher education?
    Sex Education 503condoms and politics
    Teachers3913why Arizona teachers are walking out
      Teachers Pay13Teacher's Average Pay for Texas
      Teachers Unions144Teacher's Tenure Laws Struck Down by California Judge
 
Environment1838340The Paris Climate Change Agreement
    Endangered Species04
    Energy770126can we talk about windmills for a minute?
      Energy Independence484regarding "energy independence"
      Fossil Fuels20530Gasoline Price Collusion
        Fracking3410TX Gov. George Abbott overturns local fracking ban in Denton
        Gasoline Prices877Gasoline Price Collusion
        Offshore Drilling117Is it worth it?
      Nuclear Energy2130Nuclear situation in Missouri
        Yucca Mountain71Is Yucca Mountain a good idea?
      Renewable Energy42834can we talk about windmills for a minute?
        Biofuels11Upcoming forms of biofuel
        Geothermal Energy10Pros and Cons of Geothermal Energy
        Hydropower30Are we ignoring Hydropower?
        Solar Power28011A solar "wall?
        Wind Power2210can we talk about windmills for a minute?
    Global Warming767196The Paris Climate Change Agreement
    Recycling10Recycling
 
Foreign Policy102062122Notre Dame
    International Relations1205287Julian Assange arrested
      Immigration0113
    Military & Defense1940156The NATO meeting
      Guantanamo Bay20013Again the issue of closing Guantanamo.
      The Draft690Was ending the draft a mistake?
      Weapons63798The Syrian stupidity
        Combat Drones19711Expendable Lives
        Joint Strike Fighter (F-35)010
          Biological Weapons01
          Chemical Weapons15614The Syrian stupidity
          Nuclear Weapons20038Derivatives and nuclear weapons.
        Weapons of Mass Destruction35653The Syrian stupidity
    Treaties & Agreements35987The NATO meeting
      Kyoto Protocol43Is quota transfer a good idea?
      NAFTA740Automotive Tariffs and the New Economy in USA
      NATO11822The NATO meeting
      Nuclear Proliferation2817Trump's proposed nuclear reduction deal with Russia
        Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty71Iran and Nuclear Weapons
        START Treaties62Trump's proposed nuclear reduction deal with Russia
      United Nations7844the worldwide refugee problem
    Wars & Conflicts3787855king Donald has spoken
      1991 Persian Gulf War20Oil Spills as War Tactics in the Gulf War
      2001 Afghanistan War32947The Afghanistan debacle
        Taliban1088ISIS and Taliban Have Announced Jihad on Each Other
      2003 Iraq War42094Trump in Iraq
      Darfur Conflict32MSNBC Promo Trivializes Genocide
      Israel vs Palestinians370109The Israel debacle
      North Korea vs South Korea2776Trump is FINALLY going to Vietnam!
      Somali Civil War12Why is there piracy?
      Sri Lankan Civil War13Sri Lanka investigating itself for human rights violations
      Terrorism1209373Time is up. ISIS under control ?
        Al-Qaeda14254Father of dead Navy Seal in botched Yemen raid seeks answers
        Hezbollah90The Syrian Uprising & Bashar al-Assad
        Islamic State (ISIS)671195Time is up. ISIS under control ?
          Joseph Kony00
        Lord's Resistance Army00
        Pakistani Taliban1814Pakistani Taliban Attack Military School, Killing At Least 135 Children
 
Health & Welfare2024434Is Donald Losing It Before Our Very Eyes?
    Government Benefits929375Trumps Budget
      Disability Benefits05
      FHA Loans00
      Food Stamp Program9023Cost Of Food Stamps
      Government Health Benefits356182Medicare for All Act
        Children's Health Insurance Progra...1920The "Poverty Threshold" for Obamacare
          Medicaid64110Medicaid and Annuity
          Medicare13955Paul Ryan wants to get rid of Medicare
        Medicare & Medicaid352172Medicare for All Act
      Student Loans3833The worst bubble, student loans.
      Housing Assistance2820Foreclosure Alternative.
        Public Housing122Why My Opinions of FDR Have Changed Over Time
        Section 8 Housing019
      Social Security39145Trumps Budget
      Unemployment Benefits7828Unemployment Birthers See New Conspiracy
      Veterans Benefits1625the G.I. bill - a lesson from the past
        GI Bill96the G.I. bill - a lesson from the past
      Welfare Program3628Trump signs Executive Order Targeting Welfare Programs
 
Laws & Crime2696517words matter
    Campaign Finance Reform5325107 million
    Capital Punishment6927My Expectations this year
    Hate Crimes12113words matter
    Pardons245Manafort Pardon Expected. Not if, just when.
    Police Abuse1435252Unless you're black
      Police Brutality1320215Unless you're black
    Prisons17936Is Sanders promise to reduce incarcerations doable?
    Sentencing05
      Mandatory Minimum Sentences01
      Three Strikes Laws00
    Tort Reform11Tort Reform is Putting the Seventh Amendment Under Siege
 
Religion6920261Notre Dame
    Faith Based Initiatives445Cardinal Dolan's empty threat
    Intelligent Design11519Proof of Intelligent Design
    School Prayer113Illinois Moment of Silence to return
    Separation of Church & State44549Trump supports teaching Bible classes in public schools
 
Science & Technology1343172The Big Bang created God
    Genetically Engineered Foods72March Against Monsanto
    High Speed Rail104Inouye secures $1.5 billion for high speed rail project
    Internet Neutrality2035No More Net Nutraility
    Scientific Discoveries818Dinosaur with one finger
    Stem Cell Research72New source for STEM CELLS -- for important research.