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Radley Balko was born in 1975 in Greenfield, Indiana. Balko is journalist, author, blogger and speaker. He earned a B.A in 1997 from Indiana
University. Balko writes about criminal justice, the drug war and civil liberties for the… 410 more words

Mysterious White Flags Fly on Brooklyn Bridge

The mysterious appearance of two large white flags flying over the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City this morning had everyone from city officials to regular New Yorkers scratching their heads. 140 more words

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Mysterious White Flags Appear Over Brooklyn Bridge

(NEW YORK) — The mystery surrounding two white flags that appeared on top of the Brooklyn Bridge today deepened as the New York City Police Department admitted they don’t know who committed the security breach or how they accomplished it. 386 more words


The Execution of Eric Garner by the NYPD

It was hard to miss Eric Garner.  He was 6-4 and between 350 and 400 pounds.  He was hard to miss, but easy to kill. 521 more words

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Teachers: How to Talk to Students about the Eric Garner Incident

A 43-year-old Staten Island Black man, Eric Garner, died after a police officer used a chokehold that is apparently not authorized by the New York Police Department regulations. 356 more words

Summer Shootings

A long, hot summer has begun in Chicago, parts of which resembled a war zone over the long Independence Day weekend. Eighty-two people were shot—and 14 died—over a five-day span. 226 more words


 CORRECTION: In this post it may come off as I am  referring homelessness to being mentally disturbed. No way  am I trying to imply theses two unfortunate circumstances are related.   331 more words

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