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Chris Hedges: What Is Happening to Assange Will Happen to the Rest of Us — Rise Up Times

The latest update on Assange.  If this doesn't scare you I don't know what will.   “The publication of classified documents is not yet a crime in the United States. If Assange is extradited and convicted, it will become one.” via Chris Hedges: What Is Happening to Assange Will Happen to the Rest of Us —… Continue reading Chris Hedges: What Is Happening to Assange Will Happen to the Rest of Us — Rise Up Times

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#FF — I’m YUGE!

PHOTO PROMPT © Ted Strutz Tweet: Paper votes are sad. Joffrey's “landslide victory” was effected through a nation-wide voting machine virus. The Gamerican People began rioting. Givil War II was commencing, with GAGA outnumbered 10:1 by Bernites. Joffrey consulted Par-a-Gago's resident witch for ideas on crowd control. Tweet: Free white hoods available at every mall.… Continue reading #FF — I’m YUGE!

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BERNIE WINS IOWA CAUCUS — WATCH!

LIVE FEED FROM IOWA  -- PLEASE RE-BLOG.  This link posts all live feeds from Iowa for Bernie supporters.  The DNC hasn't officially declared it yet.  They are trying dirty tricks like they did in 2016 but I don't think it's possible they can cheat Bernie again with all of his support in Iowa.   https://youtu.be/rpFGvAghauk

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A WAR IS COMING — Insightful Geopolitics

Geographical information on Iran and insights into why we should not be messing with it.   The Beginning of The End After the elimination of Iranian Quds Commander Maj. Gen. Qassem Soleimani on 3rd Jan around 1 a.m. local time, the US president warned leaders in Tehran, in a series of tweets, against following through… Continue reading A WAR IS COMING — Insightful Geopolitics

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Update on Michigan Senator McMorrow and speaking out about Senator Lucido’s sexual harassment, from Bridge

Bridge calls itself "Michigan's nonpartisan, nonprofit news source."  Read the latest developments in the story from them here. Update from source  kxnet.com on 1/26/20 says: LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A third woman in two weeks has publicly come forward with sexual harassment allegations against a Michigan state legislator, according to a published report Sunday. Melissa… Continue reading Update on Michigan Senator McMorrow and speaking out about Senator Lucido’s sexual harassment, from Bridge

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Have You Too Much Shame? — DemCast

This is also connected to the one I just posted about the MI Senators.  It started with Lucido's harassment of a news reporter at the Capitol Building in Lansing speaking about it, which in turn led Senator McMorrow to speak out about her experience with the same Senator (Lucido) This type of toxic masculinity will… Continue reading Have You Too Much Shame? — DemCast

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MI State Senator speaking out against sexual harassment. YOU GO GIRL!

Michigan Sen. Mallory McMorrow talks sexual harassment complaint against Sen. Peter Lucido.   https://youtu.be/y7qgbpZ232w   Read more about it here.   I can't say how much I admire Senator McMorrow for speaking out.  Everything she says in this video about the ongoing "little things" that women are expected to shoulder as part of being in… Continue reading MI State Senator speaking out against sexual harassment. YOU GO GIRL!

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Glossary for a New Political Age, by Janet Periat

photo of Janet Periat by Robert Barbutti Read in the January 2020 issue of Funny Times and too important to not share. Glossary for a New Political Age by Janet Periat WARNING: This glossary may be offensive to everyone. The definition and meaning of our modern vocabulary shifts on a moment-by-moment basis. For your information… Continue reading Glossary for a New Political Age, by Janet Periat