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And That's Why I Don't Watch The News

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I read recently with utter disgust and anger, a news article about an Afghanistan woman who was murdered for some concocted reason.  441 more words

Life

Baltimore Man Falsely Accused Of Murder Seeks Compensation

Dre’s #Breakfastbite.. If someone is falsely accused of murder and had to spend 19 years in prison, should they be automatically compensated? Why or why not? 1,020 more words

B'more

Master Ai Get Amnesty's Top Award

Amnesty International has given its top 2015 human rights award to both master Ai WeiWei, a fierce critic of Beijing who has been banned from leaving China after an 81-day detention in 2011, and U.S. 116 more words

Happiness in a world that doesn't age

Allowing people to radically enjoy more years of youthfulness seems like something that no one in their right mind would refuse. And yet one of the most common response that people give when they first hear of it is “Why would anyone wish to love forever?” The most common reason why people see it that way is that they imagine that longevity enhancement would mean experiencing the crippling frailty of aging for a longer period of time, perhaps even forever. 672 more words

Longevity And Aging

FORMER AFL player Nick Stevens has been granted bail just hours after being jailed for domestic abuse.

NO EXCUSES EVER Big tough footy player thinks it is ok to thump his ex-partner around and abuse and harrass her over the phone and in person.

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Australian Crimes

Montana: Colombian refugee charged with sexually assaulting child

Whew!  This story from the Bozeman Daily Chronicle (hat tip: Paul) gives me an opportunity to mention two things.  First Montana takes only a few refugees a year and second did you know we were taking “refugees” from Colombia?  363 more words

Refugee Resettlement Program

Police Shockingly Announce There’s No Evidence Of Rape In The Infamous UVA Case

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Last year, Rolling Stone induced one of the biggest storms of criticism when they published their article A Rape on Campus… 395 more words

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