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What about the tension between black folks and the police?

From Bloomberg here:

The shooting of two New York police officers, killed yesterday while sitting in their patrol car in Brooklyn, is inflaming tensions between the administration of Mayor Bill de Blasio and the city’s police unions.

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Going "No Poo"

You know how as soon as you buy a motorcycle all you see are motorcycles? Or you get pregnant and suddenly everyone is pregnant? I’ve been trying to figure out how to reduce my dependence upon plastic and suddenly I find lots of web sites devoted to this very issue. 450 more words


Hmmm, why would the Ferguson prosecutor allow liars into the grand jury?

From here:

In his first public interview since announcing the grand jury’s decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson, McCulloch told local radio station KTRS that he had decided to put witnesses forward to testify regardless of their credibility.

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A majority of Americans should not be shocked when ISIS cuts off innocent American heads

From NBC News here:

A majority of Americans believe the harsh interrogation practices the Central Intelligence Agency used after the 9/11 terrorist attacks were acceptable under the circumstances, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.

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Once more with feeling -- the great miracle of globalization!!!!!

From the BBC here:

Apple says it is dedicated to the ethical sourcing of minerals, but the programme found evidence that tin from illegal mines could be entering its supply chain.

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What Goes Where: Dealing With Holiday Waste

News Release

What Goes Where: Dealing With Holiday Waste

The City of Edmonton is asking residents to put their holiday waste where it belongs: food waste in the garbage, paper and boxes in the blue bag, and electronics to the Eco Station. 181 more words

EPA expected to treat coal ash waste like garbage

WASHINGTON (AP) – Environmentalists and industry experts widely expect the first federal standards for the waste generated from coal burned for electricity to treat the ash like household garbage, rather than a hazardous material. 658 more words