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Like, Love, Heart, Share, Retweet: The Power is Real

It’s my morning routine: I sit, smartphone in hand, twitter app open and dig into the chatter. Quickly scrolling through breaking news, taking in headlines and laughing at Michael Moore’s latest quip, I pause on a presidential candidate’s tweet; a candidate I support. 626 more words

Edward Snowden Speaks at NH Liberty Forum 2016

The 2016 New Hampshire Liberty Forum, held this past weekend at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester, was the usual gathering of hundreds of libertarians and anarchists for the annual conference. 186 more words

In which getting blood from a stone is more likely...

Beirut and Baghdad both blew up the other day.

Not in the happy ‘everyone got excited’ sense, but the pointless ‘psychopathic nutcases with no respect for life’ kind of way. 795 more words


Will Sniperfest Continue in 2015?

It has been one year since the 2014 Keene Pumpkin Festival and subsequent riot which spilled into the streets through the following morning. While snipers perched above the festivities for the second year in a row, no one was aware at the time that the riots would spell the end of PumpkinFest as a downtown Keene tradition. 210 more words

In which the crime doesn't fit the punishment...

One punch can kill.’ It’s been the centrepiece for anti-violence campaigns since 2007, embraced by awareness and enforcement groups across Australia. At least… 527 more words


Ford Foundation funding dries up as Modi clamps down on NGOs

A leading global charity has frozen $4 million in funding to India, squeezing aid to the poor, after a clampdown by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on donors deemed to be meddling in domestic politics. 683 more words