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Two months ago, the City of Philadelphia began levying a two-dollar-per-pack cigarette tax to fund the public schools. This measure turns out to be quite painful to some Chinese restaurant owners.
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Apprehension prevented me from dwelling into the debacle that occurred in Ferguson. I started to write about Ferguson; the rioting, the looting, the indiscriminate shooting, the burning of private businesses, and of course the protests that spread pervasively throughout the country. 656 more words
The Garner protests have grown to the point where bridges in New York are being blocked and the mayor has mandated new training for the police force. 681 more words
The news that a Staten Island grand jury has decided not to indict a NYPD officer in the chokehold death of Eric Garner has prompted a widespread public outcry. 536 more words