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Paul McCartney records message for gun control group Voices Against Violence

Paul McCartney records message for gun control group Voices Against Violence | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
By Natalie Finn, E! Online
 

Yoko Ono isn't the only one still trying to give peace a chance. Like John Lennon's widow, Paul McCartney has taken a stand in favor of stiffening gun laws in the United States. The Beatles great did his part recently by recording a message for Voices Against Violence, a campaign started by Tony Bennett and his son Danny to get people to call their congressmen to encourage them to vote in favor of new legislation.

 

And guess who's serving as head cheerleader?

 

By texting "MYVOICE" to 877877, you get an automated message from McCartney, after which you're connected to a U.S. senator's office... MORE

 


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Jack Hansen's curator insight, April 20, 2013 11:57 PM

Stay out of American politics, Paul.  You rub elbows with Obama as it is; that doesn't give you the right to talk about taking away any of our rights, especially the one that protects us from the very government that has you snickered.

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Does the First Amendment Protect Deliberate Lies?

Does the First Amendment Protect Deliberate Lies? | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
Donald Trump says the press cannot lie. But the Supreme Court says otherwise: In fact, many falsehoods are protected speech.
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Trump must go: Hinting at assassination is too much, even for him

Trump must go: Hinting at assassination is too much, even for him | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
Donald Trump must end his campaign for the White House in a reckoning with his own madness, while praying that nothing comes of his musing
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Stephen Hawking Angers Trump Supporters with Baffling Array of Long Words - The New Yorker

Stephen Hawking Angers Trump Supporters with Baffling Array of Long Words - The New Yorker | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
Andy Borowitz jokes about Stephen Hawking’s recent comments about Donald Trump.
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Trump: Enemy of Those With Mental Illness? | World of Psychology

Trump: Enemy of Those With Mental Illness? | World of Psychology | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
As the United States enters its election season full-swing, it's time to look at the candidates' positions on mental healthcare in America. First up is Donald
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Cry for thee, America: Trump attack on war hero reaches new low

Cry for thee, America: Trump attack on war hero reaches new low | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
Always hard-fought and sometimes exceedingly tough, U.S. presidential campaigns have proudly displayed
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Leonardo DiCaprio will host fund-raiser for Hillary Clinton

Leonardo DiCaprio will host fund-raiser for Hillary Clinton | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
Leonardo DiCaprio will host a fund-raiser for Hillary Clinton with attendance costing a whopping $33,400 per person.
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A new low for Jill Stein - The Boston Globe

A new low for Jill Stein - The Boston Globe | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
This election cycle looks like it’ll be Stein’s most successful yet. Though it might be difficult to look at herself in the mirror afterward.
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James O'Keefe Reduced To Trolling Reporters At Philadelphia DNC - FreakOutNation

James O'Keefe Reduced To Trolling Reporters At Philadelphia DNC - FreakOutNation | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
It's a season of dirty tricks, so guess who showed up outside the Democratic National Convention today dressed out as a Hillary Clinton supporter?
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The CFA exam is worth more money in the long run than getting your MBA — here's how to ensure you pass it

The CFA exam is worth more money in the long run than getting your MBA — here's how to ensure you pass it | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
The debate over which is better in the long term is ongoing, but for many, pursuing a CFA is a much more economically sensible option.
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Study finds those with graduate education are far more liberal than peers

Study finds those with graduate education are far more liberal than peers | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
Study finds those with graduate education not only lean more to the left than do other Americans, but have done so increasingly in the last two decades.
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The Psychology Behind Why People Support Certain Presidential Candidates

A political analyst and psychoanalyst explain why Trump's, Sanders's, Clinton's, and Cruz's leadership styles appeal to their supporters.
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Models at Trump's agency worked in U.S. illegally: report

Models at Trump's agency worked in U.S. illegally: report | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
Trump Model Management put young women into "modern-day slavery" and had them working in the U.S. illegally, former models said.
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Ivanka Trump Has Her Own “Woman Problem” Now

Ivanka Trump Has Her Own “Woman Problem” Now | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
Justified or unjustified, Ivanka is being questioned about just how much she supports women in the workplace.
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Did Donald Trump marry an undocumented worker?

Did Donald Trump marry an undocumented worker? | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
Under a President Donald Trump, his own wife would have been deported.
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Bill Maher To Assange: Is Wikileaks Working With Russia To Hurt Hillary?

Bill Maher To Assange: Is Wikileaks Working With Russia To Hurt Hillary? | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
Julian Assange never answers the question.
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What Will Olivia Culpo Do After Handing Over Her Miss Universe Crown?

What Will Olivia Culpo Do After Handing Over Her Miss Universe Crown? | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
“Extra’s” AJ Calloway was in Moscow with Donald Trump, where the mogul said he was sad to say goodbye to reigning Miss Universe Olivia Culpo, but knows she will do well in her future endeavors.
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Former Obama mentor: Trump's Russian hack 'jokes' could 'constitute treason'

Former Obama mentor: Trump's Russian hack 'jokes' could 'constitute treason' | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
The latest tweet from the liberal legal giant whose name has been floated as a Supreme Court pick comes after Trump and his campaign brushed aside the backlash over his remark.
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Pro-life protester cops $3000 fine

Pro-life protester cops $3000 fine | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
A TASMANIAN magistrate has fined a long-time pro-life activist 3000 for protesting outside a Hobart abortion clinic, after he flew in from Queensland to challenge the states laws.
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Richard Cohen: Investigating Hillary Clinton, coming up empty

Richard Cohen: Investigating Hillary Clinton, coming up empty | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
Just as there was never any doubt that Bill Clinton had sex with “that woman,” there was never an
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Revenge of the nerds

Revenge of the nerds | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
Which degrees give the best financial returns? American universities*, selectivity and returns All degreesEng/comp/mathBus/econScienceHumanitiesArts *Sample o
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Top 10 Cities for Lazy People

Top 10 Cities for Lazy People | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
We all have lazy moments when we just want to relax and enjoy life. Check out the top 10 cities with a healthy work-life balance and a day-seizing attitude.
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The sinister, secret history of a food that everybody loves

The sinister, secret history of a food that everybody loves | PoliticalSci | Scoop.it
The ancient history of the potato could change the story of civilization
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