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Police Killings by the Numbers (Part 3): the Victim's Race

(Read Part 2 Here)

I was finally able to obtain data which codes instances of police killings by race, which was not part of the Fatal Encounters project’s map layer release. 264 more words

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Police killings by the numbers (part 1)

Police shootings: kind of a big deal these days. Unfortunately, for those of us who are interested in finding out more about how and why they occur – and perhaps shockingly – the government does not provide any statistics on shootings by police. 349 more words

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The Mess in St. Louis

I’m sure you’ve all seen this video. If you haven’t, be warned – it’s not particularly graphic, but a guy is shot to death. Here’s what happens: a man robs a convenience store, then goes out on the pavement and apparently waits for the cops to show up. 723 more words

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Being Unemployed

I’ve been unemployed for a few months now and I’ve found that it has many stages that are generally experienced. An unemployee may go through the following Unemployment Phases. 1,068 more words

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One Man Two Guvnors | The Hawth Crawley | Opening Night

Otherwise entitled – how to get a complex  :)

Things are hotting up at the Hawth in Crawley in preparation for the tonight’s opening night of… 605 more words



I’ve been having one of my quiet spells, mainly to give myself some time to grow. My blog entries had begun to feel quite forced and I realised that the reason I blogged so little is partly because I never felt sure about myself. 226 more words

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