Post Tagged with: "violence"

WATCH: Dallas SWAT’s Overwhelming Use Of Force On Empty Apartment

Dallas SWAT's acceptable use of force. Countless taxpayer dollars, 40 officers, 22 vehicles, 6 hours of stand-off, ONE empty apartment and zero suspects. Image: screen shot

Dallas SWAT’s acceptable use of force. Countless taxpayer dollars, 40 officers, 22 vehicles, 6 hours of stand-off, ONE empty apartment and zero suspects.

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GOP Lawmaker Threatens Reporter With Violence (VIDEO)

GOP Lawmaker Threatens Reporter With Violence (VIDEO)

NY Rep. Grimm was ‘extremely annoyed’ and that’s why he verbally assaulted a reporter with NY1. That’s no excuse. A lawmaker is held to higher standards.

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Devastation Plagues Postwar Iraq, U.S. Corporate Media Is Silent

Photo by U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Aaron Allmon II via Wikimedia Commons. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Iraq-m1_abrams.jpg

It seems clear now, that our occupation of Iraq was never meant to be temporary, at least not in the hearts and the minds of those responsible for it.

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Gun Violence Spreads To LAX: Could Stronger Gun Safety Laws Have Stopped It?

Photo of Paul Anthony Ciancia from KCAL 9 via Before It's News. http://beforeitsnews.com/opinion-liberal/2013/11/lax-shooting-update-suspect-ided-as-nj-resident-paul-anthony-ciancia-w-photo-2471472.html

One question that must be asked in cases like that of the LAX shooting is, ‘What made him decide that gun violence was the solution to his problem?’

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David Barton: Second Amendment Guarantees Right To Own Tanks And Fighter Jets(AUDIO)

Conservative Says Second Amendment Guarantees Right To Own Tanks And Fight Jets - Photo Credit: Jordan Emery via Flickr.com

Conservatives have an obsession with the Second Amendment. It’s really the only amendment in the Constitution that they love. That, and the Tenth Amendment that they consistently misinterpret to try and re-justify secession. Republicans literally believe that any common sense regulation of guns is unconstitutional. They believe this to the […]

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Expect More Of The Same Out Of Washington Following Navy Yard Shooting

DC Navy Yard shooting photo from RT.Com.

Another day, another shooting — this time in DC’s Navy Yard, just two miles from the Capitol. Here’s what we can do.

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Russian Bullies Video Brutal Attack And Rape Of Gay Man At Gunpoint While The American Right Cheers Them On

Russian Bullies Video Brutal Attack And Rape Of Gay Man At Gunpoint While The American Right Cheers Them On

These are the kind of people that the right wing wants us to emulate? Has the right become so sick and depraved that they find this barbaric behavior acceptable? Apparently the answer is “Yes.”

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Glenn Beck Says Liberals Should Be Hunted Down Like Nazis

Glenn Beck Says Liberals Should Be Hunted Down Like Nazis

Earlier this week, Glenn Beck said everyone in politics should just get along with each other, save progressives who he wants to hunt down and kill.

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8 Year-Old Boy Uses Grandmother’s Own Gun To Kill Her (VIDEO)

8 Year-Old Boy Uses Grandmother’s Own Gun To Kill Her (VIDEO)

See why it isn’t this 8-year-old boy using a gun to kill who should be blamed. The facts are incontrovertible.

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Outrage Erupts After Missouri State Fair Encourages Racism And Violence Toward President Obama (VIDEO)

Photo from Show-Me Progress.

This ‘President Obama as rodeo clown’ stunt is the most embarrassing and nauseating acts to come out of Missouri since Rush Limbaugh.

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Stand Your Ground: Racism’s Newest Institution

Stand Your Ground: Racism’s Newest Institution

The Zimmerman trial is done. Tensions are high, and a great many people are fed up. But now that we know what we’re up against, where do we go from here?

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Drug War Responsible For U.S. Prison Population Exceeding Prisoner Population Of Stalin’s Gulag

Drug War Responsible For U.S. Prison Population Exceeding Prisoner Population Of Stalin’s Gulag

The United States has more people in prison today than the population of Stalin’s Gulag Archipelago when it was at its peak, because of the ineffective drug war.

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Rape Comments End California Republican’s Career

Image from www.Jezebel.com.

Grieg is just the latest Republican to suffer the consequences of making inflammatory rape comments. It’s disappointing, however, that the vote to oust Grieg was so close.

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Rape Culture 101: Dartmouth Students Threatened With Rape Over Protests—About Rape (VIDEO)

Rape Culture 101: Dartmouth Students Threatened With Rape Over Protests—About Rape (VIDEO)

Attention to the problems at Dartmouth proved not that the protestors were ill-advised in their actions, but that there is a place for high-profile activism.

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Fourteen Acts Of Violence That Happened In April

April and violence; image @CNN U.S.

April has seen a disproportionate amount of tragedy, from murder/suicides to bombings and mass shootings, some of our most tragic events have occurred in April.

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Religious Fanatic Vandalizes Indiana Planned Parenthood With Axe

While the GOP tries to axe funds for Planned Parenthood and other women's health clinics across the nation, this guy was arrested for actually going to his local Planned Parenthood and vandalizing it with an Axe. Photograph of suspect Benjamin D. Currell from the Bloomington, IN Police Department, via IndyStar.Com. http://www.indystar.com/article/20130411/NEWS02/304110029/Police-Man-used-ax-vandalize-Bloomington-Planned-Parenthood-facility?gcheck=1

While the GOP tries to axe funding for Planned Parenthood and other women’s health clinics across the nation, this guy was arrested for actually going to his local Planned Parenthood and vandalizing it with an axe.

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‘Bored’ Teens Viciously Beat A Man For Entertainment, Plead Guilty

The victim of boredom, Pat Mahaney @19ActionNews.com

Something is terribly wrong when we live in a culture where our youth believe that violence is the answer to boredom.

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Hundreds Mourn Young Gun Victim Hadiya Pendleton

Hadiya Pendleton, rest in peace...

Hadiya has become a symbol and a rallying point for many reasons, articulated by those at the funeral who knew her.

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GOP Strategist Encourages GOP To Embrace Universal Background Checks

GOP Strategist Encourages GOP To Embrace Universal Background Checks

Republican strategist Ana Navarro believes that Republicans would do well to get behind universal background checks for gun purchases as the best strategy for their floundering party.

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GOP Senator Says Urban Gun Violence Is Just A ‘Black Violence On Blacks’ Issue (VIDEO)

GOP Senator Says Urban Gun Violence Is Just A ‘Black Violence On Blacks’ Issue (VIDEO)

For a political party whose last shred of survival lies in embracing America’s diversity, its leaders have absolutely no idea how not to stick their figurative feet into their proverbial pie holes.

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