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Re: Some Millionaires Made A Video And This Is What They Said

Xumbrarchist ·
They are obviously UNamerican. ROFL Xum
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Re: The NSA Is Watching You

Yemaya ·
This was one of the first things I posted about years ago when I came onto African America.org. This is nothing new. As a matter of fact, they've been doing it since the 1990's and ramped up their efforts after 2001. However they still needed warrants to do it and bullied ISPs into turning over their records. Imagine what they are doing today. I'm telling you because I used to do this very watching.
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Re: The NSA Is Watching You

EbonyRose ·
Them .... and everybody else!!
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Re: The NSA Is Watching You

Xumbrarchist ·
I just found this yesterday. https://www.torproject.org/ And I never heard of it. Haven't gotten it installed yet. Xum
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Re: The NSA Is Watching You

EbonyRose ·
Please let me know how it works out when you do!
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Re: The NSA Is Watching You

Yemaya ·
There used to be a website, ironically called Anonymous, which you could go to to surf anonymously. This was almost 15 years ago.
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Re: Congress: KEEP CHINESE CHICKEN OUT OF OUR SCHOOLS AND SUPERMARKETS!

Kocolicious ·
I stopped eating their chicken years ago. It was just something about their drumsticks....how big they were compared to drumsticks in the grocery stores. I often wondered how in the hell did they managed to do that. Now I know how. Always follow your instincts. It can save your life. But!
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Re: Congress: KEEP CHINESE CHICKEN OUT OF OUR SCHOOLS AND SUPERMARKETS!

sunnubian ·
Between the de/no-regulation and oversight of America's food industry I get more disgusted with eating meat everyday. I don't plan on buying/consuming anymore. This is the last straw for me, between my conscience telling me that it really is not right to eat the flesh of animals in the first place, and knowing just how unhealthy American meat is anyway, and now to even think that our government would allow meat "processed" in China to be sold in the United States, I think I'm through, and...
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Re: Congress: KEEP CHINESE CHICKEN OUT OF OUR SCHOOLS AND SUPERMARKETS!

Jalil ·
Originally Posted by sunnubian: Between the de/no-regulation and oversight of America's food industry I get more disgusted with eating meat everyday. I don't plan on buying/consuming anymore. This is the last stray for me, between my conscience telling me that it really is not right to eat the flesh of animals in the first place, and knowing just how unhealthy American meat is anyway, and now to even think that our government would allow meat "processed" in China to be sold in the United...
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Re: MICROCHIPPING HUMANS [YOU KNOW WHERE THIS WILL LEAD TO FOR BLACK PEOPLE]

Kocolicious ·
This has ALWAYS been the fear...now it's here. I remember the concern durin the late 60s. Back in the day, they used to call it the sign of the beast. Movies were written about this very thing. And now to hear from Prince Charles who by the way never says anything...express his observation in the shift in America is adding to that "fear" of what we all come to realize...but!
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Re: MICROCHIPPING HUMANS [YOU KNOW WHERE THIS WILL LEAD TO FOR BLACK PEOPLE]

sunnubian ·
They always let you know what they are thinking and what they are planning in their movies, prose and art; [at least SOMEBODY does].
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Re: MICROCHIPPING HUMANS [YOU KNOW WHERE THIS WILL LEAD TO FOR BLACK PEOPLE]

Kocolicious ·
Sista Sunnubian wrote They always let you know what they are thinking and what they are planning in their movies, prose and art; [at least SOMEBODY does]. That's cuz of their arrogance. They believe they are unstoppable. But!
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Re: MICROCHIPPING HUMANS [YOU KNOW WHERE THIS WILL LEAD TO FOR BLACK PEOPLE]

sunnubian ·
They always let you know what they are thinking and what they are planning in their movies, prose and art; [at least SOMEBODY does].
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Re: Business and Labor Reach an Agreement on Future Immigration

sunnubian ·
Isn't the United States Chamber of Commerce just another lobbying group for Big Business, Big Banks, Big Pharma, Big Oil, Big Agra, et. al, and what's best for the American worker (or consumer) and America as a whole, one of its least concerns?
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Re: Business and Labor Reach an Agreement on Future Immigration

Muhammad Cipher ·
Originally Posted by sunnubian: Isn't the United Stated Chamber of Commerce just another lobbying group for Big Business, Big Banks, Big Pharma, Big Oil, Big Agra, et. al, and what's best for the American worker (or consumer) and America as a whole, one of its least concerns? yep.
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Re: Business and Labor Reach an Agreement on Future Immigration

Yemaya ·
Originally Posted by sunnubian: Isn't the United Stated Chamber of Commerce just another lobbying group for Big Business, Big Banks, Big Pharma, Big Oil, Big Agra, et. al, and what's best for the American worker (or consumer) and America as a whole, one of its least concerns? You beat me to it...
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Re: Business and Labor Reach an Agreement on Future Immigration

EbonyRose ·
And I'd only trust the AFL-CIO about as far as I could throw it, as well!! When that much money is involved .... there's always an agenda lurking just out of sight.
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Indivisble: A Practical Guide for Resisting the Trump Agenda

sunnubian ·
TAKE ACTION DONATE Indivisble: A Practical Guide for Resisting the Trump Agenda President Trump's full agenda can only be implemented through Congress passing laws. That's why we must act now, and on going, to hold Congress accountable. Smart people with tons of experience on Capitol Hill have created "Indivisible: A Practical Guide for Resisting the Trump Agenda" which is a step-by-step guide on how to take the most important actions and navigate the political world we currently live in –...
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[HOW TO INSTILL A POLICE STATE] Congress Considering “Blue Lives Matter Act” To Protect Killer Cops

sunnubian ·
Congress Considering “Blue Lives Matter Act” To Protect Killer Cops By Editorial_Staff - Jul 19, 2016 White supremacy has gone in overdrive to protect their enforcement arm. AFRICANGLOBE – Following in Louisiana’s footsteps, Congress will consider a piece of legislation called the Blue Lives Matter Act. But its blatant perversion of the Black Lives Matter Movement — a title with an unstated but understood “Too” — instead, widens the already ginormous disparity by officially declaring Police...
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Impeachment resolution drafted against President Obama

sunnubian ·
Impeachment resolution drafted against President Obama A roadside sign that reflects the anger of many Americans who have had enough of President Obama's fiasco. Many are convinced of the criminal guilt of President Obama, and they are seeking legal avenues to pursue justice. As of March 7, 2012, an act of impeachment was drafted by members of Congress . The measure, H. Con. Res. 107 reflects congressional response to the president’s unconstitutional and therefore illegal use of military...
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Jesse Jackson Jr. Resignation

sunnubian ·
Jesse Jackson Jr. Resignation: Brother Confirms Illinois Congressman Is Leaving CongressPosted: 11/21/2012 1:50 pm EST Updated: 11/21/2012 2:25 pm EST   Video, Chicago Politics, Jesse Jackson Jr., Jesse...
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Civil Rights Pioneers Receive Congressional Medal for 1965 Selma March, But Restoring Voting Rights for Black People Would Have Been a Better Honor

sunnubian ·
Civil Rights Pioneers Receive Congressional Medal for 1965 Selma March, But Restoring Voting Rights for Black People Would Have Been a Better Honor February 25, 2016 | Posted by David Love Tagged With: 50th anniversary of bloody sunday , 50th anniversary of Selma , 50th Selma anniversary celebration , african american voting rights , Black voting rights , bloody sunday , congressional medal of honor , march for voting rights , NAACP voting rights lawsuit , voter id , voter id law , voter id...
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Elizabeth Warren knocks it out of the f*cking park addressing Republicans for 7 years of obstruction

sunnubian ·
Elizabeth Warren knocks it out of the f*cking park addressing Republicans for 7 years of obstruction By Leslie Salzillo Thursday Mar 10, 2016 · 3:14 PM EST 498 252/ 252 Comments 28305 Shares Tweet In one of her most incredible speeches ever, Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren rebukes, shames, and lambasts Republicans, and their party, in front of the Senate on Wednesday. It’s so good, just a few excerpts wouldn’t do. Here is most of her speech in all its glory. TThere's a vacancy on the...
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End Polluter Welfare

sunnubian ·
Published on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 by Common Dreams End Polluter Welfare by Bernie Sanders The Big Energy industries (oil, coal and gas) along with their political allies like Mitt Romney are waging war against sustainable energy and the need to transform our energy system and reverse global warming. In many instances they are aided and abetted by the very powerful nuclear power industry. One of their main lines of attack (used repeatedly by Romney in his first debate with President...
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MICROCHIPPING HUMANS [YOU KNOW WHERE THIS WILL LEAD TO FOR BLACK PEOPLE]

sunnubian ·
by Shaindel Beers · 322,806 supporters PETITION UPDATE The House Just Passed A Bill That Violates All Your Rights Shaindel Beers Pendleton, OR DEC 22, 2016 — Greetings friends, This update is extremely important as it pertains to the rights of all American citizens. On Thursday the House passed a bill that will make microchipping Americans legal. The bill is known as Kevin and Avonte’s Law, and the idea behind it is that mentally disabled people who are microchipped will be easy to locate if...
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Business and Labor Reach an Agreement on Future Immigration

EbonyRose ·
Business and Labor Reach an Agreement on Future Immigration Business and labor leaders have come to an agreement in principle about one of the thorniest parts of immigration reform -- what to do with future flows of immigrant workers. See Also: Future Immigration Is the Hard Part A group of Democratic and Republican senators working on an immigration reform bill tapped the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and the AFL-CIO to develop common principles that could help anchor this aspect of reform...
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Congress: KEEP CHINESE CHICKEN OUT OF OUR SCHOOLS AND SUPERMARKETS!

sunnubian ·
Congress: KEEP CHINESE CHICKEN OUT OF OUR SCHOOLS AND SUPERMARKETS! By Bettina Siegel, Nancy Huehnergarth and Barbara Kowalcyk Houston, Texas Over the summer, we were alarmed to learn that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) will allow four Chinese facilities to process poultry raised and slaughtered in the United States, Canada, or Chile, then export the cooked poultry products back into the United States for human consumption. China has an unusually troubling record when it...
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Congress Set to Waste 57 Percent of Our Taxes

sunnubian ·
Congress Set to Waste 57 Percent of Our Taxes Congress will debate and vote on a bill -- the so-called "Defense Appropriations Act" -- that will make us less safe by dumping over $600 billion into preparations for war. Combined with military spending in other departments, this is 57% of all federal discretionary spending . Included in the bill is $88 billion for continued war right now in Iraq and Afghanistan. Pretending those wars are over doesn't stop the flow of funds -- which are needed...
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How Many Millionaires Directly Create Our Laws?

sunnubian ·
How Many Millionaires Directly Create Our Laws?Posted on December 14, 2011 by BrandonShare this now!    Found on Facebook. Originally submitted by Brandon W.
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The NSA Is Watching You

sunnubian ·
Published on Thursday, April 26, 2012 by TruthDig.com The NSA Is Watching You by Amy Goodman Three targeted Americans: A career government intelligence official, a filmmaker and a hacker. None of these U.S. citizens was charged with a crime, but they have been tracked, surveilled, detained—sometimes at gunpoint—and interrogated, with no access to a lawyer. Each remains resolute in standing up to the increasing government crackdown on dissent. (Photo by CC-BY) The intelligence official:...
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The one percenters in Congress

EbonyRose ·
Congress:  My net worth is more than yours By Tami Luhby @CNNMoney May 8, 2012: 7:16 AM ET     NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Members of Congress are much richer than you and me.With a median net worth of $878,500, Democratic...
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THE MITT ROMNEY MANIFESTO

sunnubian ·
The Romney manifesto. I am entitled to complain about the economy even when my stock price, my portfolio and my profits are at record levels. I am entitled to a healthy and well-educated workforce, a modern and efficient transportation system and protection for my person and property, just as I am entitled to demonize the government workers who provide them. I am entitled to complain bitterly about taxes that are always too high, even when they are at record lows. I am entitled to have my...
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The True Patriots in Congress Trying to End NSA Tyranny

sunnubian ·
Published on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 by TruthDig.com by Robert Scheer Good old George can stop spinning in his grave. Yes, that George, our most heroic general and inspiring president, who warned us in his farewell address “to guard against the impostures of pretended patriotism. ...” It’s an alert that’s been ignored in the nation’s hysterical reaction to the attacks of 9/11 that culminated in the NSA’s assault on our Constitution’s guarantee of “the right of the people to be secure in...
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Remembering Dr. Ralph Bunche: Activist, statesman, and Nobel Peace Prize winner

sunnubian ·
Remembering Dr. Ralph Bunche: Activist, statesman, and Nobel Peace Prize winner By Denise Oliver Velez 2016/08/07 · 09:01 Dr. Ralph Bunche, the first black recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1950, statesman, and scholar. We just finished celebrating the birthday of our first black president, Barack Obama, on August 4. Yet it seems few people will be marking August 7, the birth date of a black man who broke national and international barriers as a “first” in multiple arenas. Born in...
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Rep. Barney Frank Announces Plans to Retire

sunnubian ·
  POLITICS -- November 28, 2011 at 2:05 PM EDTRep. Barney Frank Announces Plans to RetireBY: JAMES MELIA  File photo by Mark Wilson/Getty ImagesUpdated 2:45 p.m. ET| Longtime Rep. Barney Frank, D-Mass., announced Monday...
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Obama Commutes Sentences For 8 Drug Convictions

sunnubian ·
Obama Commutes Sentences For 8 Drug Convictions Comments: 0 | Leave A Comment Dec 19, 2013 By Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Thursday commuted the sentences of eight people he said were serving unduly harsh drug sentences in the most expansive use yet of his power to free inmates. All eight were sentenced under old federal guidelines that treated convictions for crack cocaine offenses harsher than those involving the powder form of the drug. Obama also pardoned...
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Tell Black members of Congress: stop attacking Internet freedom

sunnubian ·
Tell Black members of Congress: stop attacking Internet freedom JUL 01 2014 Big phone and cable companies are doing everything they can to destroy net neutrality, the principle that prevents Internet service providers from discriminating online. Maddeningly enough, their efforts are being aided by ten members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC), who recently signed a letter attacking net neutrality. The level playing field created by a free and open internet has allowed Black bloggers,...
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The A to Z Guide to Political Interference in Science

sunnubian ·
The A to Z Guide to Political Interference in ScienceIn recent years, scientists who work for and advise the federal government have seen their work manipulated, suppressed, distorted, while agencies have systematically limited public and policy maker...
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TRUMP IS GOING TO CUT FUNDING TO THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE CIVIL RIGHTS DIVISION

sunnubian ·
[PETITION] Tell Congress: This country needs civil rights! Hours after being sworn in, Donald Trump announced that he’s planning on cutting the funding of the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice as a part of a $1 billion cut this fiscal year. This division is responsible for protecting the rights of all Americans, including Black folks and other people of color, women, and folks with disabilities. Protecting civil rights is an American value. Donald Trump is just wrong if he...
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Who Will Protect Americans From A Dangerously Militarized Police Forces?

sunnubian ·
Who Will Protect Americans From A Dangerously Militarized Police Forces? By Editorial_Staff - Jul 19, 2016 American cops are being armed for a war against the Black population. AFRICANGLOBE – A radical transformation is occurring inside US society as local police, government agencies and even colleges are stockpiling military-grade weapons, as well as military training. How did this perilous scenario come to pass under a Democratic president? Ironically, and potentially tragically, at the...
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Why did Obama signed the sequestration order?

sunnubian ·
Washington : DC : USA | Mar 03, 2013 at 6:11 AM PST By Herbert Dyer, Jr. Reporters listen to U.S. President Barack Obama speak about the sequester after he met with congressional leaders at the White House in Washington As is being widely reported, President Barack Obama signed an order Friday night authorizing the reduction of $85 billion from federal accounts. Friday was the self-imposed deadline (by Congress and the president) to avoid these admittedly steep, one-year cuts. For his part,...
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Which Corporations Occupy Congress?

sunnubian ·
Which Corporations Occupy Congress?Posted on January 11, 2012 by BrandonShare this now!    Found on CommonDreams.org. Originally submitted by Brandon W. 
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President Zuma Explains Heated Statement ‘Owning A Dog Is Not African’

sunnubian ·
President Zuma Explains Heated Statement ‘Owning A Dog Is Not African’ Dec 28, 2012 3 By Ruth Manuel-Logan Ruling party African National Congress (ANC) and South African President Jacob Zuma sings after being reelected as the head of the nation’s dominant political force, more than likely guaranteeing the politician another five years in the country’s presidency, in Bloemfontein, South Africa, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012. Zuma trounced Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe, his only challenger who...
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Was Nelson Mandela a Sellout? Freedom Fighter’s Legacy and Loyalty Is Being Questioned by Some South Africans

sunnubian ·
Was Nelson Mandela a Sellout? Freedom Fighter’s Legacy and Loyalty Is Being Questioned by Some South Africans December 15, 2015 | Posted by Jasmine Nelson Tagged With: African National Congress , Economic Freedom Fighters , Mandela's legacy , nelson mandela , South Africa Nelson Mandela is known by many epithets: freedom fighter, anti-apartheid hero, global icon. But two years after his death, a heated debate has emerged in South Africa that questions part of this towering legacy: was...
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Weapons of Mass Distraction: The Big, Long Lie about Iraq Lingers Still

sunnubian ·
Published on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 by Common Dreams Weapons of Mass Distraction: The Big, Long Lie about Iraq Lingers Still The Iraq War remains with us as long as the lies continue and those responsible avoid accountability by Dennis Kucinich Ten years ago, on October 10, 2002, the United States House of Representatives made one of the most calamitous mistakes of a generation. Congress, with willful blindness, voted to attack, invade and occupy a sovereign, oil-rich nation in the...
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Stop the sneak attack on Net Neutrality.

sunnubian ·
Stop the sneak attack on Net Neutrality. On June 12, the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) Open Internet Order mandating the strongest Net Neutrality protections in history finally went into effect. It was a tremendous victory for the millions of Americans, including hundreds of thousands of CREDO members, who fought for these rules. But Big Telecom’s allies in Congress have slipped language into a 158-page government-funding bill that would take away these Net Neutrality protections...
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Stephen Colbert Gets Fired Up About Preventing Congress From Doing The Unthinkable

sunnubian ·
Stephen Colbert Gets Fired Up About Preventing Congress From Doing The Unthinkable Posted on November 11, 2011 by Linda Share this now! It makes perfect sense. The Colbert Report Get More: Colbert Report Full Episodes , Political Humor & Satire Blog , Video Archive Earlier: Watch Colbert defend burdened millionaires . Found on ColbertNation.com . Originally submitted by Chadd P.
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Some Millionaires Made A Video And This Is What They Said

sunnubian ·
Some Millionaires Made A Video And This Is What They Said Posted on December 7, 2011 by Angie Share this now! Can you believe this? Found on TheAgendaProject’s YouTube channel . Originally submitted by Julian K. This entry was posted in Economic Fairness , Eye-Opening , Touching , Videos and tagged Bush tax cuts , corporate tax rates , OccupyWallStreet , The 99% . Bookmark the permalink
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President Obama proposes idea of two free years of community college

sunnubian ·
Obama proposes idea of two free years of community college   By  Roberta Rampton and Steve Holland 2 hours ago   View photo   President Barack Obama speaks at Central High School, Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, in Phoenix, about the...
 
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