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Celebrating 25 Years of the Americans with Disabilities Act

President Barack Obama greets Alice Wong, Disability Visibility Project Founder and Project Coordinator via robot during the Americans with Disabilities Act 25th Anniversary reception in the Blue Room of the White House, July 20, 2015. 16 more words

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Representative McDermott: Please cosponsor the #SaveOakFlatAct STOP #RioTinto

Dear MoveOn member,

Congress is poised to hand sacred Apache land in Arizona’s Tonto National Forest to the multinational mining company Rio Tinto, after Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake tucked the giveaway into a military spending bill last December. 524 more words

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Civil Rights ... god and nature NOT the government ?

just another rant …my opinion

I don’t know about you but I think of the Declaration of Independence as our social contract … right. Though if you listen to Republicans, it seems they missed that class, ignored it or prefer the archaic ideology beliefs of that time.  372 more words

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'Pure Heroine':: 13

MERI TE TAI MANGAKĀHIA,

is that REMARKABLE,

much-overlooked

HIGHLY SIGNIFICANT ACHIEVER

OF WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE

IN NEW ZEALAND,

the one you

don’t always learn about

in American school systems, 495 more words

Pure Heroine

Monday Monuments and Memorials – Cenotaph, Memorial Park, Chatsworth, ON

Detail of Union Jack and carved symbols

Chatsworth cenotaph in Memorial Park

Detail of carved symbols

The Chatsworth and Community cenotaph is in a small park in the village of Chatsworth, just north of the intersection of Highways 6 and 10, on the west side of the road at Sideroad 1. 174 more words

Monuments And Memorials

Coming To Their Senses

By CAP Action War Room

More Conservative States Are Closing The Coverage Gap

The Supreme Court’s resounding 6-3 decision in King v. Burwell last month demonstrated that serious legal threats to the Affordable Care Act are over and the health care law is here to stay. 351 more words

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Campaign for America's Future

Isaiah J. Poole

SEC Still Drags Its Feet 5 Years Later on Dodd-Frank Pay Ratio Rule

…The Securities and Exchange Commission requires corporations and banks that it supervises to disclose in their annual reports the “annual total compensation of the chief executive officer,” the “mean of the annual total compensation of all employees” and the ratio between the two. 791 more words

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