Is Obama About To End Police Militarization?

Is Obama About To End Police Militarization?

President Obama, right now, has a chance to reverse this disastrous policy from the darkest days of the Bush regime. But will he?

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Experts Say British Jihadist In Video Isn’t The One Who Actually Beheaded David Foley

The beheading video may have been faked, but our response to save captives was not. “Several dozen of the most elite U.S. Commandos from Delta Force and Navy SEAL Team 6 flew in helicopters.” Public Domain

Yes, Foley is dead. It is just that experts think the Briton didn’t do it.

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Privatization Putting Lives At Risk As Aging Bridge’s Owner Sues To Block Replacement

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The owner of the Ambassador Bridge, the main link between Detroit, Michigan and Windsor, Ontario, is suing to stop a replacement – unless he’s allowed to own it.

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Pastor Proposes Constitutional Amendment To Jail Gays For ‘Ten Years Hard Labor’ (VIDEO)

Pastor Proposes Constitutional Amendment To Jail Gays For ‘Ten Years Hard Labor’ (VIDEO)

It can safely be said that not every person uses their power and influence for good. Michael V. Williams is a pastor with a large Internet following for his PreachingPolitics.com website. In his videos and posts, Williams teaches political lessons based on conservative Christian views. On Monday, a Preaching Politics […]

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Gazans Begin Taking ‘Rubble Bucket Challenge’ (VIDEO)

Gazans Begin Taking ‘Rubble Bucket Challenge’ (VIDEO)

Now that the incredibly viral ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has bounced around the internet several times over, Gazans are eager to capitalize on its success with their very own challenge. Unfortunately, in the warzone that is Gaza, water is scarce and ice nearly nonexistence so they use the one thing […]

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Police Mercilessly Punch Defenseless Man In The Head As Walmart Shoppers Watch In Horror (VIDEO)

Police severely beat a defenseless man in a South Carolina Walmart. (Screen capture via Raw Story)

Walmart shoppers in South Carolina were left traumatized on Saturday after local police in Greenville beat the hell out of a defenseless man in front of them. And the whole thing was caught on camera.

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Anti-Vaccine Crusade Enters A Dangerous New Phase

Anti-Vaccine Crusade Enters A Dangerous New Phase

Why? Because it just wasn’t enough to endanger their children by refusing vaccines?

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UNICEF: Nearly 500 Children Have Died in Gaza in Two Months From Airstrikes

© UNICEF/NYHQ2014-1160/El Baba  On 12 August, workers from UNICEF and counsellors from the Palestinian Center for Democracy and Conflict Resolution (PCDCR), a UNICEF partner, visit Maha El-Sheikh Khalil, 7, in the paediatric ward of Al-Shifa Hospital, in Gaza. She became paralyzed from the neck down during a blast that reportedly killed her mother, her father and four sisters, and injured several of her siblings. Doctors at the hospital have indicated that she urgently needs referral for treatment abroad in order to attempt to recover nerve function in her upper limbs, but coordinating such referrals remains a complicated process in Gaza. To date, at least 1,960 Palestinians have been killed in the recent escalation of violence between Israel and Gaza, including at least 450 children.

According to a report from UNICEF over 469 children in Gaza have been killed by airstrikes from Israel in the most recent outbreak of violence as of August, 21st. More than 2,900  have sustained injuries. Over 50,000 children are now homeless. UNICEF has in Gaza since the early 1990’s monitoring […]

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Security Deports DREAMers From Paul Ryan Book Signing (VIDEO)

Security Deports DREAMers From Paul Ryan Book Signing (VIDEO)

Immigration reform is a touchy topic for Republicans. They’re primaried if they support it, but lose minority votes if they don’t. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) previously supported bipartisan immigration reform. However, pressure from the radical right has caused him to flip-flop on the issue. Ryan recently joined fellow House Republicans […]

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Cop Who Shot Michael Brown Has A Not So Spotless Background

Cop Who Shot Michael Brown Has A Not So Spotless Background

According to the Washington Post, up until three years ago Darren Wilson worked for the Jennings Police Department, located not far from from the city of Ferguson. The Jennings police department was also made up of mostly white officers, who were supposed to be protecting and serving a mostly black […]

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Cops Looking For Gun-Waving Men Take Aim At Mother And Young Kids Instead (VIDEO)

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Kametra Barbour, a woman in Texas, does not know why she and her young kids were pulled over in their red Nissan Maximum if police in the area were responding to a call regarding a tan Toyota with four black males. One of the males was reported to be waving […]

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Right Wing Spreads Despicable Lie About Shooting Victim, In Order To Support Their Race Hate (IMAGES)

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On August 21, 2014 I wrote about the shooting death of Dillon Taylor, who was gunned down by a Salt Lake City police officer, on the same day that police in Missouri shot Michael Brown. According to witnesses, Dillon was wearing headphones at the time the officers approached, shouting out […]

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Man With Horns (Yes Horns) And ’666′ On His Forehead, Complaining That Juries Might Not Like Him (VIDEO)

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Great way to get away with murder – make yourself too ugly to be convicted.

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Fox News Host Kicks Black Lawyers Off Show After They Say She’s ‘Distracting’ From Michael Brown’s Death (VIDEO)

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On a Justice with Judge Jeanine episode that aired on August 24th, Fox News host Jeanine Pirro kicked two African American lawyers off her show after they called her out on “distracting” from the death of fatally shot black teen Michael Brown by making tiny details from witness accounts her […]

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Ohio GOP Wants To Repeal Common Core Because It Doesn’t Give Teachers Option Of Teaching Creationism

Ohio GOP Wants To Repeal Common Core Because It Doesn’t Give Teachers Option Of Teaching Creationism

Ohio Republicans are dead-set on repealing the controversial “Common Core” educational standards because it requires teachers to teach science in the science classroom. The horror! In an effort to kill two liberal birds with one conservative stone, Ohio House Republicans introduced a bill that would dismantle much of the Obama […]

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Missouri Police Officer Calls Ferguson Protesters ‘Rabid Dogs’

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On Friday, the police department in Glendale, St. Louis suspended officer Michael Pappert over his Facebook comments about Ferguson protesters. In one of five posts, the officer wrote: “I’m sick of these protesters. You are a burden on society and a blight on the community. These protesters should have been […]

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NYC Mayor’s Shoplifter Kid Sentenced To Clean Toilets, Black St. Louis Guys Got Death

Police arrested Giuliani then handcuffed her at the E. 86th Street and Lexinton Avenue branch of the Sephora skincare and makeup store on the “tony East Side of Manhattan." Photo Credit: McConners,
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  OMG. She was in an “emotionally crazy” state and depressed, because she broke up with her boyfriend. Well that explains it. No wonder Caroline Giuliani had to lift those cosmetics in an upscale cosmetics store. Police arrested Giuliani her at the E. 86th Street and Lexinton Avenue branch of the Sephora […]

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Another Ferguson? Young Black Man Shot In Chest With Hands Cuffed Behind Back. Police Say Suicide.

Another Ferguson? Young Black Man Shot In Chest With Hands Cuffed Behind Back. Police Say Suicide.

A familiar story is unfolding in New Iberia, Louisiana. According to statements made by Louisiana State Police immediately after the incident, on March 2nd, 2014, 22 year old Victor White, III, of New Iberia, Louisiana, was stopped by police. Police suspected White was involved in a fight at a local […]

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Man Kills His Wife, Then Asks His 7-Year-Old Son To Shoot Him

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On Friday, 48-year-old Richard Kirk stood trial for fatally shooting his wife and then telling his 7-year-old son to shoot and kill him. Police reported that Kirk had killed his wife, 44-year-old Kristine Kirk on April 14th, while she was on the phone with police. Kristine was telling a dispatcher […]

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Huh? School Superintendent Slut-Shames Students To Prevent Classmates From Slut-Shaming

Huh? School Superintendent Slut-Shames Students To Prevent Classmates From Slut-Shaming

Call it “preemptive slut-shaming.” A high school superintendent defends her decision to hold public “dress code checks” – including making females bend over – because she would hate for other kids to see how they dress and call her female students “skanks.” The superintendent at Noble, Oklahoma’s Noble High School […]

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