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Arctic: More evidence of US military

The U.S. Air Force has written up an article from its point of view on Operation Boxtop, the resupply effort for CFS Alert. Here is what the USAF wrote: 548 more words

No Harbour For War

What is Police Militarization?

Police militarization is a fancy term that basically means the police force across America is getting stronger and stronger, to the point where local policemen look like they are about to go to war.  208 more words

Law Enforcement

How Many People Must Be Maimed or Killed Before We End the Militarization of Our Police Forces?

Yesterday, a grand jury in Habersham County, Georgia, decided not to bring charges against the police officers who threw a flashbang grenade into the crib of Bounkham Phonesavanh, known affectionately as “Baby Bou Bou.” The explosion left a hole in the then-19-month-old’s chest, exposing his rib, and almost ripped his nose from his face. 184 more words

VIEWS

Why has Al-qaeda been referred to as ISIS, ISIL, and IS?

Al-Qaeda has many franchises and have been referred to by our political class as;  ISIS,  ISIL,  and IS, (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant).  Well, now you can add a new name to the list;  the… 734 more words

News

Why I'm Trying to Go to the SOA Protest

A friend of mine wanted to know why I wanted to go to the SOA protest vigil in November. I figured I’d also post my response here on the blog to let my followers know. 689 more words

Weekend reading

10 female directors who deserve more attention from Hollywood (Of the many great film suggestions to be found in this piece, I especially recommend Night Catches Us,  124 more words

Feminism