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Reflections of a Muslim Woman in a post 9/11 World

These are difficult times for all of us. Difficult for the non-Muslims because all of sudden they find themselves in front of people that they don’t know. 1,455 more words

Human Rights

Daily Police Misconduct 3.4.15

National Police Misconduct NewsFeed Daily Recap 02.28.15 To 03.02.15

” Here are the nine reports of police misconduct tracked for Saturday, February 28 through Monday, March 2, 2015:

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Corruption

Taoism, Ego Death, and Ayahuasca

Taoists believe that the experience of ego death is evil.

Bliss, love, divine experiences, and visions of angels are carrier waves for sinister psychological forces. 246 more words

U.S. Dictator Takes Aim at Second Amendment

Executive Action Orders Federal Bureau to Enforce Ban on Most Popular Rifle Ammo

AR-15 BULLET SALES SURGE AFTER BAN ANNOUNCEMENT… http://t.co/I24spcESDK

— DRUDGE REPORT (@DRUDGE_REPORT) …

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No Time For Slaves

Opinion: The Militarization of America’s Law Enforcement and Protracted State Violence

Shelby Challis 

The militarization of law enforcement personnel in the United States is not a new phenomenon; rather, it is a decades-long trend that has recently been receiving extensive  995 more words

Public Policy

Daily Police Misconduct 3.3.15

National Police Misconduct NewsFeed Daily Recap 02.27.15

” Here are the nine reports of police misconduct tracked for Friday, February 27, 2015:

  • Update: San Francisco, California (First reported 03-05-14): A now-former officer was sentenced to 3.4 years in prison and ordered to pay a $25,000 fine for his role in robbing hotel guests during a drug raid. 
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Corruption

NSA Claims Iran Learned from Western Cyberattacks - Glenn Greenwald

The U.S. Government often warns of increasingly sophisticated cyberattacks from adversaries, but it may have actually contributed to those capabilities in the case of Iran. 357 more words

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