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Announcing Rootstrikers' Merger with Demand Progress

Announcing Rootstrikers' Merger with Demand Progress | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
You all know me as the founder of Rootstrikers. But I was not the first among us #Rootstrikers.
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Rice Backs U.S. Intervention In Syria

Rice Backs U.S. Intervention In Syria | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice added her voice on Monday to a growing chorus demanding U.S. military involvement in Syria.
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Bill Maher: “We Are The War People..Anything With War In The Title We Are So There” (VIDEO)

Bill Maher: “We Are The War People..Anything With War In The Title We Are So There” (VIDEO) | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
Bill Maher had a rather prescient “New Rules” closing monologue on Saturday. Many Conservatives and Right Wingers are likely to be very upset inasmuch as
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Bird Flu Widens Reach in China

Bird Flu Widens Reach in China | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
Officials in Beijing confirmed today that a 7-year-old girl is infected with H7N9 avian influenza, widening the geographic spread of the virus that's already killed 11 people.
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WASHINGTON: Troops forcibly move hunger strikers at Guantánamo into cells - Guantánamo - MiamiHerald.com

WASHINGTON: Troops forcibly move hunger strikers at Guantánamo into cells - Guantánamo - MiamiHerald.com | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
U.S. forces raided Guantanamo’s showcase prison camp early Saturday and systematically emptied communal cellblocks in an effort to end a three-month-old protest prisoners said was sparked by mistreatment of the Quran, the military said.
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Look out Monsanto: The Global Food Movement Is Rising

Look out Monsanto: The Global Food Movement Is Rising | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
The book Harvesting Justice isn’t just a look at the world’s most exciting food justice groups—it’s also a knockout organizing tool.
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Spies for Peace: Meet the 1960s activists who spilled nuclear secrets | The Raw Story

Spies for Peace: Meet the 1960s activists who spilled nuclear secrets | The Raw Story | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
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Do You See What I See? ~Anonymous

Thanks https://www.facebook.com/djdeewreck [Derek SacredLife Gedney] for your creation of this video for the Anonymous Activists Original video:.http://youtu...
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WATCH LIVE: Stephen Colbert interviews Bill Clinton for Global Initiative University | The Raw Story

WATCH LIVE: Stephen Colbert interviews Bill Clinton for Global Initiative University | The Raw Story | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
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Daily Kos :: Chief Raoni Cries for his people, no, but you can still stop the Belo Monte Dam

Daily Kos :: Chief Raoni Cries for his people, no, but you can still stop the Belo Monte Dam | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
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For these people it is the end of the world as they know it. The Brazlian government is treating them as though they are nothing. Join James Cameron in working to get the Brazilian governement to listen by signing this petition. 

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Gwen’s Take: How The Supreme Court Might Change Your Life | Washington Week

Gwen’s Take: How The Supreme Court Might Change Your Life | Washington Week | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
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UPDATE: What's Ahead for Syria? —TIPTOING TOWARD WAR

UPDATE: What's Ahead for Syria? —TIPTOING TOWARD WAR | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
by Stephen Lendman Click on the image to see it clearly. As far as Syria is concerned, Washington is reading from the same "regime change" manual it has perfected over decades of malicious meddling in other nations' affairs.
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"North Korea... Again" a Commentary by MacArthur President Robert Gallucci — MacArthur Foundation

"North Korea... Again" a Commentary by MacArthur President Robert Gallucci — MacArthur Foundation | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
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As Elections Approach in Venezuela, Political Opponents Share Fear of Violence | PBS NewsHour | April 12, 2013

As Elections Approach in Venezuela, Political Opponents Share Fear of Violence | PBS NewsHour | April 12, 2013 | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
Venezuelans will soon go to the polls to pick a replacement for the late former president, Hugo Chavez.
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No Forgiveness for Bush’s 'Useful Idiots,' the Liberal Hawks Who Led Us into War

No Forgiveness for Bush’s 'Useful Idiots,' the Liberal Hawks Who Led Us into War | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
The liberal establishment willfully payed along with the preposterous claims that led to the Iraq War.
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U.S. ranks near bottom of UNICEF report on child well-being

U.S. ranks near bottom of UNICEF report on child well-being | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
The United States ranked 26 out of 29 countries, just ahead of Lithuania, Latvia and Romania
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Maher: U.S. needs to give up war addiction and define ‘peace as strength’ | The Raw Story

Maher: U.S. needs to give up war addiction and define ‘peace as strength’ | The Raw Story | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
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Fox News tells striking workers to get two jobs and ‘expect to get paid the minimum wage’ | The Raw Story

Fox News tells striking workers to get two jobs and ‘expect to get paid the minimum wage’ | The Raw Story | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
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N Korea 'moves mid-range missile'

N Korea 'moves mid-range missile' | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
South Korea's foreign minister says the North has moved a mid-range missile to its east coast, but says it is not aimed at the US mainland.
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Reaching out to North Korea

Reaching out to North Korea | American Progress in the World | Scoop.it
President Obama 's recent Middle East trip showed what good things can result from thoughtful, direct presidential involvement.
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