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Germany bans meat at all official functions to combat climate change

Because animal agriculture is responsible for a large percentage of greenhouse gas emissions, Germany’s Federal Minister for the Environment recently banned meat from being served at official functions.
The post Germany bans meat at all official functions to combat climate change appeared first on NationofChange . [Read More…]
>Posted to NationofChange on 26 February 2017 | 4:58 pm

The resistance is real, even in the red state of Texas

Donald Trump presents a silver lining that may be the panacea for a red state like Texas—and other red states, as well. In an odd kind of way, Trump just may be the catalyst the progressive movement needed.

President Obama emerged at a time when the American political establishment—Republicans and Democrats alike—had given the keys to th [Read More…]
>Posted to Daily Kos on 26 February 2017 | 4:40 pm

White House Refuses To Guarantee People Won’t Lose Health Insurance From Repeal

WASHINGTON ― White House deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders declined to assure Americans on Sunday that anyone currently covered under the Affordable Care Act would not lose their coverage under President Donald Trump ’s health care plan.
Sanders repeatedly dodged the question on ABC’s “This Week,” saying [Read More…]
>Posted to Politics – The Huffington Post on 26 February 2017 | 4:31 pm

7 Health Benefits of Coconut Oil

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Research reveals it's more effective at battling viruses and bacteria than virtually any other substance.

Coconut oil is the extracted oil from coconut, the fruit of the coconut tree that’s well-known for growing in tropical area [Read More…]
>Posted to AlterNet.org Main RSS Feed on 26 February 2017 | 7:30 am

With Perez Elected DNC Chair, Establishment Democrats Stifle Grassroots Pressure To Transform Party

Obama and Clinton supporters in DNC survive push from the grassroots to transform the Democratic Party into a real and actual opposition party.
The post With Perez Elected DNC Chair, Establishment Democrats Stifle Grassroots Pressure To Transform Party appeared first on Shadowproof . [Read More…]
>Posted to Shadowproof on 26 February 2017 | 2:48 am

MoveOn statement on Perez being elected next DNC chair

Statement from Ilya Sheyman, executive director of MoveOn.org Political Action, in response to Tom Perez being elected the next chair of the Democratic National Committee: “We congratulate Tom Perez on his victory and all of the candidates on the strong campaigns they ran. In particular, we thank Rep. Keith Ellison for his leadership and look [&# [Read More…]
>Posted to MoveOn.Org | Democracy In Action on 25 February 2017 | 8:28 pm

What’s Wrong with the "Minimum Wage Challenge"

In support of raising the minimum wage to $15/hour, politicians have been asked to take the #MinimumWageChallenge – to live for a few days on the amount of money a minimum-wage person has.  See more at www.seiufl.org/takethechallenge The idea is that after housing you get $17/day to live – food, transportation, medical, miscellaneous. [Read More…]
>Posted to American Liberal on 7 July 2016 | 11:07 pm

Blue Heart Chronicles

Progressive Liberal Democrat and Air Force Veteran John Liming describes the motivation for his daily blogging, “I want to do what I can to help protect and preserve The Heart And Soul of my Beloved Homeland, America!” from Blue Heart … Continue reading

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David Swanson

Progressive political blogger David Swanson is the author of “When the World Outlawed War,” “War Is A Lie” and “Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union. Swanson has played a key role in many progressive activities, … Continue reading

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This Can’t Be Happening

This Can’t Be Happening is a news collective originally founded in 2004 as a blog by Dave Lindorff. The collective now also includes John Grant, Linn Washington and Charles M. Young, who share Dave’s profound frustration with the establishment corporate … Continue reading

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Chris Weigant

Chris Weigant, political commentator, author, and blogger, has been a regular contributor to The Huffington Post since 2006. Chris describes his political outlook as “left libertarian.” From Chris Weigant’s blog Friday Talking Points [426] — Who To Believe? That question … Continue reading

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Chris Floyd

Award-Winning journalist and author of Empire Burlesque – High Crimes and Low Comedy in the Bush Imperium, Chris Floyd blogs about the American political scene. News from Chris Floyd’s Empire Burlesque

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Barry Lando

Barry Lando, former producer with 60 Minutes and author of “Web of Deceit-the History of Western Complicity in Iraq from Churchill to Kennedy to G.W. Bush” blogs mainly on U.S. policy in the Middle East and Central Asia. News from … Continue reading

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Congressional Progressive Caucus

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The Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) promotes a strong, progressive agenda, called “The Progressive Promise–Fairness for All”.  The four core principles of the Progressive Promise are: 1. Fighting for economic justice and security for all; 2. Protecting and preserving our civil … Continue reading

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