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Tough Lesson

Today as a young professional I learned a very tough lesson. One person can bring a project screaming to a halt and destroy it, even though it will have a positive impact on the community. 457 more words

Share Worthy

Daily Police Misconduct 5.29.15

National Police Misconduct NewsFeed Daily Recap 05.27.15

” Here are the seven reports of police misconduct tracked for Wednesday, May 27, 2015:

  • Prince George’s County, Maryland: An officer was arrested and charged with first-degree murder for a shooting at fast food restaurant.
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Carolyn Frohmader - Executive Director, Women With Disabilities Australia

I can only hope that in my young daughter’s lifetime, she will witness and benefit from true equality between men and women, and an end to violence against women and girls – in all its forms.

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Domestic Violence

Adults put teens in adult situations, then expect them to sit down and shut up when they handle bad situations like mature and brave adults should.

My opinion piece on the attitude of online adults to teens:

I have read many stories about teens and high-school students taking a stand against sexism, homophobia, and racism in their schools, and even standing up to teachers who use their positions to perpetuate these types of hate filled messages. 954 more words

Cleveland police union says Justice Department reforms would endanger police

Officers could be hesitant to draw their guns because doing so would result in more paperwork under the terms of the agreement, Cleveland Police Patrolman’s Association president Steve Loomis said Wednesday. 345 more words

Police State USSA

National Security Apparatus: The law is for you to obey, not for us to obey

From Democracy Now:

JULIAN ASSANGE: Well, ICWatch is a database of more than 27,000 profiles of people associated with the U.S. intelligence community or intelligence industry, so that includes people who work for government and people who work for private industry.

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Abuse Of Power

This week in excessive force

By Radley Balko

In Fort Worth, the family of a 72-year-old man killed by police who responded to the wrong address after a burglary call… 867 more words

Police State USSA