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The War On Drugs Didn't Work, So Why Should We Expect It To Work With Guns?

Back in 1963 I got a summer job in a Kentucky shingle mill and reported to the foreman of my shift, a redneck named Slim.  And Slim assigned me to go around the plant helping out ‘that boy sittin’ over there.’ It turned out that the ‘boy’ was a Black man named Gladys Turner who was sixty years old.  612 more words


Shocking drive-by shooting caught on Missouri dash cam

Dash cam video captured a brazen and shocking drive-by shooting in Kansas City, Missouri on Monday night.

The video shows an SUV come to a stop beside another vehicle, before a passenger in the back seat of the SUV points a gun out the window and open fire. 211 more words


Kansas shooting raises safety concerns for foreigners in US: 'Do we belong here?'

FBI investigation into whether the shooting of two Indian men was a hate crime too raised questions about the White Houses rhetoric around immigration

The FBI is investigating whether the shooting of two Indian men at a bar in Kansas could be a hate crime, … 826 more words

Bocas del Toro Hotspots

12 nights locked in before we’d even seen the place. We were 4 weary travellers all in need of a break. A break from the buses, a break from looking for accomodation, looking for things to do everyday, packing up our bags and lugging everything we owned again and again. 1,448 more words


RCMP looking for suspect in road rage incident

Alberta RCMP are asking for the public’s help finding a suspect in a frightening road rage incident near Balzac in early February.

Police said Tuesday the incident happened at around 10 p.m. 185 more words


Does Gun Violence Go Down When We 'Get Tough' On Illegal Guns?

Our good friends at The Trace have responded to the confirmation of Jeff Sessions as the People’s Lawyer by running a detailed analysis of how he prosecuted gun cases during 1993, the last year of his tenure as U.S. 628 more words


Can Donald Trump change the constitution?

An extremely controversial statement admittedly. However, after a discussion it became clear that this was how many people felt.

Donald Trump now being the 45th president has brought many arguments and interesting statements such as that above. 197 more words