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The fault in our officials

According to the United States Environmental Protection Agency , environmental justice refers to

the fair treatment and meaningful involvement of all people regardless of race, color, national origin, or income, with respect to the development, implementation, and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations, and policies.

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The Walls Have Ears

I begin my day at 0100 hours…..I read and post as I finish my research.  Most days I have two posts waiting for the earlier ones I post and then I set about getting my stuff together for the rest of the day. 1,436 more words

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FBI Director, Obama Intelligence Director Dispute Pres. Trump's Wiretapping Claim

WASHINGTON (CBS/AP) — President Donald Trump turned to Congress on Sunday for help finding evidence to support his unsubstantiated claim that former President Barack Obama had Trump’s telephones tapped during the election. 998 more words

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The awesome power of lobbyists

In my state and local government class here at University of New Haven, we watched a documentary, “The Best Money Government Can Buy?”

The documentary explores lobbying, how it works, where the power comes from, who provides the money, and what effects that has. 143 more words

Poverty And Politics

Politically poor

Do you remember sitting on Santa Claus’s lap and telling him what you wanted for the holidays?

Big corporations do the same, but instead of Santa’s lap, they sit in the laps of politicians and policymakers. 333 more words

Closing Thought--16Feb17

Obama Did It!

God knows that I was a staunch critic of Obama while president….but I will have to just laugh at the conspiracists have to say these days….. 739 more words

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The Foreign Policy Legacy of Barack Obama

Barack Obama has left the building and in slinks the new lord and master…..and now he will set about to secure his place in history…but what will his legacy be? 343 more words

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