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Thank Bradley Manning

Bradley Manning has pleaded guilty to actions that fulfilled his moral obligations, and for which he has our gratitude. Let's thank him. http://bit.ly/YMjNTk

Syndicated 2013-03-01 16:31:00 (Updated 2013-03-01 16:31:51) from proclus

Label genetically engineered food? Absolutely.

People across the country are working hard to pass GE labeling laws, and a federal bill is in the works. But corporations like Monsanto are working just as hard to block each and every initiative.

Will you join me in taking a stand to label GE food? We have a right to know what we're eating, and how it's been grown.

Click here to sign on: http://action.panna.org/p/dia/action/public/?action_KEY=12643

Syndicated 2013-03-01 13:33:00 (Updated 2013-03-01 13:33:38) from proclus

Congress: Sequester your own salaries

Subject: Congress: Sequester your own salaries

Hi,

I signed a petition to The United States House of Representatives, The
United States Senate, and President Barack Obama which says:

"Any across-the-board pay cuts for federal employees must include the
same pay cuts for all members of Congress and the president of the
United States."

Will you sign this petition? Click here:

http://pac.signon.org/sign/paycuts-for-congress-1?source=s.em.cp&r_by=985589

Thanks!

Syndicated 2013-03-01 12:48:00 (Updated 2013-03-01 12:48:12) from proclus

Second Amendment: Action Alert

I just took action on this issue and thought you might find it interesting too.

Click on this URL to take action now http://capwiz.com/gunowners/utr/2/?a=62456266&i=123663952&c=

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copy the entire URL and paste it into your Web browser.


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Syndicated 2013-02-28 17:25:00 (Updated 2013-02-28 17:25:03) from proclus

Congress: Issue Subpeonas for the #Drone Strike Memos - #drones

Hi,

I signed a petition to The United States House of Representatives, The
United States Senate, and President Barack Obama which says:

"Congressional committees should issue subpoenas for the legal memos
justifying the use of drone strikes outside any traditional theater of
war, including those that target American citizens, if the
Administration will not disclose this information to Congress
voluntarily."

Will you sign this petition? Click here:

http://signon.org/sign/congress-issue-subpeonas?source=s.icn.em.cp&r_by=985589

Thanks!

Syndicated 2013-02-28 17:22:00 (Updated 2013-02-28 17:22:15) from proclus

Michael wants you to take action on "Save the Great Barrier Reef from Surging Coal Exports"!

Michael Love has just read and signed the petition: Save the Great Barrier Reef from Surging Coal Exports

You can view this petition at: http://www.thepetitionsite.com/takeaction/158/607/885/

Message from Michael Love:
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Hi, I signed the petition "Save the Great Barrier Reef from Surging Coal Exports". I'm asking you to sign this petition to help us reach our goal of 5,000 signatures. I care deeply about this cause, and I hope you will support our efforts.

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ThePetitionSite.com provides tools and empowers individuals to make a difference and effect positive change through online activism. Get connected with the causes you care about, take action to make the world a better place, and start your own petition at http://www.ThePetitionSite.com!

ThePetitionSite.com is powered by Care2, the largest and most trusted information and action site for people who care to make a difference in their lives and the world. www.care2.com

Syndicated 2013-02-28 00:17:00 (Updated 2013-02-28 00:17:36) from proclus

Mr. President: End #Arctic Drilling Now - #oilspill #bigoil

Hi,

Shell Oil has been trying for the past year to start drilling
operations in the Arctic, and already there have been several near
disasters and blunders that heighten our concern over drilling in the
risky climate of the Arctic. Shell will be trying again this year,
threatening to spoil the pristine environment of the Arctic. We need
an energy policy that reduces consumption of oil, not increases it.

That's why I signed a petition to President Barack Obama.

Will you sign this petition? Click here:

http://signon.org/sign/mr-president-end-arctic?source=s.icn.em.cp&r_by=985589

Thanks!

Syndicated 2013-02-27 21:34:00 (Updated 2013-02-27 21:34:08) from proclus

Let's Go Shooting!

To: GNU-Darwin Action Group (gdag@gnu-darwin.org)
From: Michael L. Love (proclus@gnu-darwin.org)
Subject: Let's Go Shooting!

I'm really enjoying the NSSF website today. http://www.nssf.org Let's Go Shooting!

The mission of the National Shooting Sports Foundation is to promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports. To that end, we encourage hunters and shooters to invite a newcomer or even a lapsed participant to join/rejoin our ranks.

Syndicated 2013-02-27 18:01:00 (Updated 2013-02-27 18:01:34) from proclus

Preserving America's Rights

Protect Second Amendment Gun Rights from Attack. If you share this view, join with us and our law-abiding customers as we stand up and make our voices heard.

 Click this Link:    http://www.smith-wesson.com/preserveyourrights

Syndicated 2013-02-26 20:31:00 (Updated 2013-02-26 20:31:35) from proclus

Stop big banks from pushing poor families further into poverty

Dear Friend,

Some of the nation's largest banks are looking to make obscene profits by
exploiting some of the country's poorest people, and we need to make sure
federal banking regulators put a stop to it.

Banks like Wells Fargo, U.S. Bank, Fifth Third Bank and Regions Bank have
started marketing payday loans to their customers.

These short-term, high-interest loans are blatantly predatory. The cost of
these loans is equivalent on average to more than a 300% annualized
interest rate.

And while payday lenders like to pretend it's a solution to a short-term
cash crunch, the fact is that they make their money when loan recipients
pay off one loan by taking out another payday loan, thereby falling into a
cycle of debt that's hard to escape.

Tell federal banking regulators: Stop predatory payday lending by some of
the country's biggest banks.

Click the link below to join me in signing the petition.

http://act.credoaction.com/campaign/payday_banks/?r_by=55314-3052123-CkOGu0x&rc=mailto1

Syndicated 2013-02-26 20:07:00 (Updated 2013-02-26 20:07:11) from proclus

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