Here’s a question for you. What is a life worth? In the South African justice system, if you are white, famous and rich, the answer is ten months. 739 more words
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I have a new found respect for press baron, Rupert Murdoch’s eldest son, Lachlan.
I am kind of surprised at myself that I’d be defending a Murdoch when a lot of what his father and brother did, with the News of the World and the phone hacking scandal, was utterly indefensible and brought great discredit to the profession called journalism. 569 more words
The murder of Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude, allegedly by US Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton, last Oct. 11, 2014 has put The Philippines-United States Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) back in the news. 544 more words
Here’s a story of mystery and intrigue. It concerns a private plane, organized crime, a drug seizure, a large amount of cash and more than likely the CIA. 1,010 more words
The world is a scary place. If you listen to news reports, it’s positively terrifying.
So imagine the effect it’s having on a group of people, unable to analyze and process information properly? 788 more words