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Googled people…

…who showed up in an Edward Abbey remembrance after his passing:http://www.gregorymcnamee.com/ Mary Sojurner was another in Abbey’s book- a link to one of her books, totally coincidentally on gambling addiction: https://books.google.com/books?id=kL07ZBfzvp4C&printsec=frontcover&dq=Mary+Sojourner&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjPnJez58zUAhXH7yYKHf2NDscQ6AEIKzAA#v=onepage&q=Mary%20Sojourner&f=false And this must be the Bob Lippmann from flag-

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Think this Bill will get through this Congress…

…and signed by this "President"?-https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/20 known as : H.R.20 – Government By the People Act of 2017 No summary is yet available at that link, which makes me wonder. But the full text of the bill can be checked out

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Mat Damon’s commencement address…

…to MIT…in full…https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DFNgoZ5-qAM

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More for the Education Chapters…

http://www.backpackfullofcash.com/ Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nL4WIUa2LyA

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A huge step in reclaiming our Democracy…

…is to defend and rebuild quality public education at all levels, especially in our most vulnerable communities. This is a larger issue than just being against Charters or for profit hedge fund sourced education corporations. But standing up to "them"

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Single Payer Plank to Platform is key…

…If we are to ever make needed fundamental changes to "our" Democracy… then "We the people…" need to organize around a coherent agenda that, among other things, elects Representatives at every level of government that are held accountable to serving

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It’s time I start posting again…

…even if only to get the kinks out of the whole operation. so, this is another progressive left news and opinion site to add to those that I check out as I’m generating my own new advocacy site: http://www.rawstory.com/ which

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The need for a new “p’BD’DiA” stated clearly and plainly…

https://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/06/01/strip-and-flip-democracy-cage By; koehlercw or visit his website at commonwonders.com. AND A PRESCIENT QUOTE: When the civil rights movement dismantled the Jim Crow legal system in the ’60s, the status quo regrouped and created a police state. They called it the

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Single Payer as called for by Ralph Nader the Great…

…the man who should have been elected President in 2000, and probably would have been had it not been for the already extreme takeover of our Democracy by the ongoing "Money Coup" that has financed the right wing backlash of

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Dark Money and Baron von Trumpenstein…

googling: Mercer family ties to and support for Trump gets you these and a whole lot more… http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/03/27/the-reclusive-hedge-fund-tycoon-behind-the-trump-presidency by the great Jane Mayer https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/01/no-one-knows-what-the-powerful-mercers-really-want/514529/ http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/politics/ct-mercers-bannon-trump-20170318-story.html

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