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PM Felton to visit Panem in groundbreaking state visit

Edith Felton, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, will become the first foreign head of government to make a formal state visit to the Republic of Panem, according to a press release from the White House. 483 more words


Learn When to Call Your Members of Congress a Second Time on the Same Issue

You’ve called your senators and your house rep to oppose the Republican plan to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA), aka Obamacare. (OTYCD suggested this action on January 5.) 718 more words

Perspectives: Bill Moyers and Company: Republicans, when all is said and Done How Will You be Remembered?

“Has it come down to this? The party of Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt and Dwight Eisenhower in the thrall of a petulant, impulsive, preening and shamelessly amoral president who thinks Vladimir Putin is the apex of effective management.” 25 more words


Improving Democracy: Lessons from Australia

OK, before I begin, I’d like to say that I am not one of those annoying expatriates who think everything about their new adopted country is superior to the country they left.   891 more words

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Call Your Members of Congress and Ask Them to Write Laws Overturning the Muslim Ban

ICYMI: This is an updated and modified post that showcases actions that must be performed when Congressional offices are open: specifically, calling your members of Congress to ask them to write legislation opposing Trump’s executive order creating the Muslim ban that caused chaos over the weekend. 421 more words

Learn Whether and When to Freak Out Over Bills Moving Through Congress

ICYMI: A while back, various corners of the internet whipped themselves into a minor freakout over H.R. 193, a bill that, if passed, would withdraw the United States from the United Nations. 413 more words