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Salford's Mr Big: Who Was Paul Massey?

I could be shot dead anytime. I’ve realized that for years. If it’s meant to happen, it’s meant to happen. I pity the bastard who did it after. 1,632 more words

Society

Plea to end gun violence after string of fatal shootings in Minneapolis

After a bloody month in Minneapolis, pleas to end gun violence were made by activists rallying at the intersection where two people were killed at the weekend. 410 more words

News

Does owning a gun implicitly say you’re a vengeful person?

“Contrary to what many gun advocates argue, the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) data reveals that having a gun provides no statistically significant benefit to a would-be victim during a criminal confrontation.” 311 more words

Culture

West Midlands Police to axe 2,500 jobs in effort to find £130m in savings

West Midlands Police has admitted it will be axing 2,500 jobs over the next five years in a bid make savings of £130 million across the force. 259 more words

Social Justice

Does This Gun Make My Mental Illness Look Fat?

With the latest gun crime ‘incident’ in America, I get why people — especially from other places where guns are not so prevalent — seem constantly confused, and or disgusted by it. 610 more words

Ramblings

What can you do when the world feels like it’s gone mad?

Sandra Bland, a brown civil rights activist from Chicago, was found dead in a police cell almost two weeks ago. Although the facts around her death remain unclear, what is painfully obvious is she is another innocent victim of police brutality.  601 more words

Sex, Death, Crime And More

America the Brave - Three things more dangerous to national security than ISIS.

“During a discussion yesterday in Aspen with even-more-sycophantic-than-usual CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer, FBI Director James Comey somberly warned that ISIS now officially poses a bigger threat to the “U.S. 1,353 more words

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