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MuckRock's "Private Prison Project" and the Need for Transparency

Last week, Muckrock.com announced it was launching the Private Prison Project: a long-term investigation of the use of for-profit prison companies to accommodate America’s exploding incarceration rate. 1,116 more words


New York DHS will pay you $500 to rat out ‘prepper’ neighbors buying legal goods

Are food storers next?

New York’s Division of Homeland Security is posting signs on businesses to encourage people to snitch on fellow citizens who buy such things as MRE’s (Meals Ready to Eat), ammunition, flash lights, match containers, gas masks and other items deemed to be ‘prepper’ in nature.

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Obama: A Country Without Rule of Law 'Will Not Succeed'

You keep saying one thing and doing another, Barry…

During a town hall meeting at a summit with the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, President Obama explained to a young African student that to succeed, a burgeoning country required a system of laws.

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And speaking of Tahmooressi...

Why is U.S. Marine still in Mexican jail?

A U.S. Marine Corps reservist held in a Mexican prison for more than three months on a weapons charge could have been released within days of his detention if not for “missed opportunities” by his original legal counsel, his attorney told CNN.

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He should trade for Tahmooressi...

Jerry Brown kicks off trade mission in Mexico

Gov. Jerry Brown, who begins his first full day of meetings here on Monday, wasted no time setting lofty goals for his trade mission to Mexico during a reception on Sunday night.

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