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President Obama hopes Ferguson protests will remain peaceful

FERGUSON (CNN/PIX11) — President Barack Obama is urging calm as a Missouri grand jury weighs whether to indict Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson in the August 9 shooting death of Michael Brown. 120 more words


The Coming ‘Mexican Winter’

By Christopher Bing

After a rarely transparent month of investigations, despair enveloped Mexico over the weekend of November 8th when authorities offered grim news about the fate of Iguala’s 43 missing college students. 933 more words

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Ferguson timeline documents a community's outrage

(CNN) — Ferguson, Missouri will have to be patient.

The grand jury that is to decide whether or not officer Darren Wilson should be indicted for the shooting of Michael Brown is reconvening on Monday. 607 more words


Rudy Giuliani: White police officers needed because blacks 'kill each other'

It went down on Meet The Press Sunday.

During a panel discussion on diverse police forces and the unrest in Ferguson, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani… 388 more words


McGonigle makes stupid comment and receives internet bile

Computers are a lot like cars, in that they’re impersonal: they allow you to interact with people without realising that you’re interacting with actual people, and not amalgamations of metal and plastic. 833 more words

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Ferguson Protest

Well, hello again my fellow travelers. Gonzo here with your latest dose of insanity. Today the biggest story in the news is the outcry that may follow from the grand jury decision against the officer. 587 more words


Celebrating recent victories, planning for the next ones: November round-up

The last few weeks have seen a number of worthwhile acts of resistance, and even a few notable victories in areas ranging from housing to workfare. 489 more words