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    Thank President Obama for Choosing Diplomacy over War

    (Petition not loading properly?  Click here to view the unformatted version) President Obama has announced a historic agreement with Iran to curb that nation's nuclear program. But war hawks in Congress are steaming mad because of the deal. They’re so hell-bent on launching another war, they attacked the agreement before they even knew what was in it. Sign our letter to thank President Obama for ignoring the war hawks and choosing diplomacy: Sign your name using the form to the...

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    Charge "47 Traitor" GOP Senators for Violating the Logan Act by Sabotaging Negotiations with Iran

    The Logan Act is a law that's been on the books since 1799. Here is what it states: Any citizen of the United States, wherever he may be, who, without authority of the United States, directly or indirectly commences or carries on any correspondence or intercourse with any foreign government or any officer or agent thereof, with intent to influence the measures or conduct of any foreign government or of any officer or agent thereof, in relation to any disputes or controversies with the United...

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    Tell Fox News: Suspend Bill O'Reilly for Lying about Combat Reporting

    If Brian Williams can be suspended for lying about coming under fire in a war zone, then it seems only fair that Bill O’Reilly should be suspended for his own lies about reporting from a combat zone in the Falklands War. In fact, O'Reilly’s lies appear far worse. Williams actually was in a combat zone, with a nearby helicopter taking fire. O’Reilly, on the other hand, was actually more than a thousand miles away from combat in Buenos Aires (source). And yet, he has...

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    Thank You, Jon Stewart

    After 16 incredible years, Jon Stewart has announced he will be stepping down as host of The Daily Show. And while his show has been one of the funniest on TV, Stewart hasn't just entertained, he has often been simply the best at taking apart absurd talking points and political positions and the politicians who spout them.  And for many of us dealing with right-wing insanity on a nonstop basis, Stewart's show provided a much needed daily dose of sanity. So while we're happy for him, and...

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    Help End Forced Child Marriage in Jordan

    Forced child marriage among the Syrian refugee population in Jordan is rising sharply1as more and more families see child marriage as a way to lessen their financial burden and protect girls from sexual violence. Front-line agencies are working hard to stem the tide of child marriages with education and protection programs, but are heavily underfunded. America can help change this, if we take action. We know these programs are having an impact. They are reaching thousands of men, women and...

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    Tell Democrats: Stop Running Away From Democratic Values & Achievements

    (Petition not loading? Click here for the unformatted version) One of the more frustrating parts of this past election was watching the trouncing of the large numbers of Democratic candidates who tried to pretend they were not Democrats, but rather, "Republican Lite." Frustrating, because we've seen this strategy fail again and again. Voters who want Republicans vote Republican. Frustrating, because we've got real achievements to run on. Democrats created Social Security and...

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    Join Hillary for America

    Americans have fought their way back from tough economic times. But today, it’s not enough that corporations are raking in record profits and that CEO pay is through the roof—middle class families need to be able to get ahead and stay ahead. Because when families are strong, America is strong. The deck is still stacked for those at the top. Hillary is running because everyday Americans and their families need a champion—and she wants to be that champion. We’ve got to...

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    Join Hillary's Official Campaign

    We’re building a campaign in all fifty states and Hillary wants everyone to be a part of it. She is kicking things off by hitting the road and spending time talking with people about their ideas for the future. American families deserve to be able to do more than just get by—they deserve to get ahead and stay ahead. This will be a tough fight, so we're going to need supporters like you who won't back down. Join Hillary's official campaign and we will send you updates and information...

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    Tell the Forest Service: Shut down Nestle's Illegal Water Pumping in California

    (Petition not loading correctly? Click here for the unformatted version) While California is currently in the midst of the worst drought it has ever faced, the multi-national Nestle Corporation is pumping tens of millions of gallons of water a year -- on a permit that expired in the 1980s.   Why was this allowed to happen? The U.S. Forest Service said their permit system has been too backlogged to notice Nestle was working on an expired permit. Sign your name and tell the U.S. Forest...

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    The Single Most Powerful Thing You Can Do on Earth Day

    Take action, and support the EPA's efforts to limit industrial carbon pollution from existing power plants. Don't let climate deniers like Sen. Inhofe and Sen. McConnell attack the clean power plan. Every Earth Day we look for opportunities to reduce our impact on the planet and try to make the earth a healthier, cleaner place for all people and animals. There’s no opportunity bigger than the Clean Power Plan. The plan would slash carbon pollution from our power sector—the largest...

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