Friday, February 27, 2015

#gop #tcot turn into pumpkins @midnight

House Republicans are set to shut down Homeland Security at MIDNIGHT TONIGHT

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• Everything from FEMA to firefighters will see devastating cuts
• Even Senate Republicans are willing to stop the shutdown

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We Kill Our Revolutionaries

Date: Mon, 23 Feb 2015 07:01:45 -0500
Subject: Chris Hedges: We Kill Our Revolutionaries

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Monday, February 23, 2015
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By Chris Hedges — Siddique Hasan, who never committed murder, is on death row in Ohio not for what he did but for who he is.
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By Bill Blum — To see the big picture behind the latest legal challenge to the Affordable Care Act, follow the money.
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By Thor Benson — With the proliferation of technology allowing law enforcement agencies to observe people through walls, we may be entering an era where the word "transparency" takes on a new meaning.
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On this edition of "Left, Right & Center," Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer and the other panelists discuss Wal-Mart's decision to raise wages for about 500,000 workers. President Obama likes to say that "America deserves a raise," but this week's conversation tackles the question: Is Wal-Mart's move enough?
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