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Excessive Force

Another civilian was shot by a police officer*. This time the altercation occurred in El Cajon, CA. Okay this isn’t good news, but I am trying to understand why this is… 230 more words


1861: "I Have Never Contemplated A Long War"

September 15, 1861

Father and Major Bry think that the war will continue through Lincoln’ administration, but I pray that God in His mercy may avert this trial, I have never contemplated a long war, I have steeled myself to bear great and bloody battles and, many privations and even suffering for a little while, but four long years of war, of suspense which is worse than defeat almost; my heart sinks, my courage utterly fails; can I bear it? 639 more words

American Civil War

Thai junta will stop prosecuting dissidents in military courts

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

BANGKOK: Thailand’s military government said on Monday it will prosecute cases concerning national security and royal insult in civilian courts instead of military courts, a change a rights group said was window dressing before a U.N. 347 more words

Current Affairs

How I got to this point – A lesson in Gratitude and maybe Humility

It’s not an easy thing being fired from a job. It’s a major hit to the ego. I know that having a big ego or leading with your ego can cause strife in relationships both personal and work. 658 more words

Bridge The Gap

Labor Day!

Labor Day weekend is upon us once again.  In celebration, we are sharing this 1903 illustration by cartoonist Clifford Berryman showing Uncle Sam and teddy bear bowing in honor of American laborers. 46 more words


Civilian JTF Commander, Buhari Killed By Unknown Gunmen In Kaduna

Commander of the Civilian Joint Task Force in Kaduna state , Buhari Ahmadu killed by unknown gunmen.

Buhari Ahmadu Tanko the Commander of Civilian Joint Task Force (JTF) in charge of Kakuri community, Kaduna South Local Government Area of Kaduna state, has been murdered. 248 more words