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Voices

by Thomas Elson


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Seán Tyler knew what had happened. He had been inside waiting for Joe Kilmer, surrounded by the odors from men allowed to shower twice a week. 3,036 more words

Beware of Greeks Bearing Gifts, Someone Dolefully Said

June 27, 2017

By Leyland A. King

Yesterday it was casually announced that NFL Hall of Famer, Deion Sanders, in partnership with the Koch brothers’ political arms, will create a funnel to provide economic and other assistance to the poor in Dallas, Texas. 712 more words

Agency Development

Sam Harris, Free Will and Liberal Lunacy

So the other day I was listening to Sam Harris blather on about free will.  I need to stop doing this because every time I listen to him talk on this subject I feel the desire to buy an assault weapon and build a bunker somewhere in Montana.   834 more words

Criminal Justice

Justice for Willard Scott Call-In Campaign June 26 – June 30

On February 12, 2017, Willard Scott, a Durham native and resident, was killed by an officer with the North Carolina Highway Patrol.  The officer shot Willard following a traffic stop.   322 more words

Criminal Justice

Merseyside PCC urges Government to listen to public concerns on police cuts

Politicians across the North West of England have come together to call on the Government to reverse years of policing austerity in tomorrow’s Queen’s Speech. 599 more words

Latest News

Merseyside Police Commissioner joins LCR Combined Authority

Merseyside’s Police Commissioner has joined the region’s Combined Authority to provide expertise on criminal justice.

Jane Kennedy has joined Metro Mayor Steve Rotheram’s team as a co-opted member to provide strategic support over the next three years. 673 more words

Latest News

Quick hits (part II)

1) Nice Pew report on gun ownership and attitudes.  A large majority of gun owners believe owning a gun is “essential to their freedom.”  Newsflash: it’s not. 1,308 more words

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