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'A Riot Is the Language of the Unheard'

As the weekend begins I find myself not seeing anything that I would call “cool” to post on…….so I will retreat into the world of illusion and crap….politics. 373 more words

Society

Video showing California police shooting of black man released

EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — Video footage released Friday of the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in a San Diego suburb shows an officer fired four shots almost immediately after the man suddenly raised both hands to chest level and took what was described as a shooting stance. 470 more words

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Video Released Of San Diego-Area Police Shooting

EL CAJON, San Diego County (AP) – Video footage released Friday of the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in a San Diego suburb shows an officer fired four shots almost immediately after the man suddenly raised both hands and took what was described as a shooting stance. 362 more words

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William Becton’s New Release “I Yield” Provides An Answer To National Unrest

As protests continue around the country. The tension between law enforcement and the African-American community steadily rises. Images of police barricades, angry demonstrators, and Americans weeping dominate our social media pages. 211 more words

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Families of U.S. Personnel in Democratic Republic of Congo Ordered to Leave Amid Unrest

In light of “continued instability in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC),” the U.S. State Department mandated Thursday the immediate departure of all nonessential personnel. 215 more words

Lawyers' Wives Petition Beijing Over Persecution Ahead of National Day.

The relatives of several prominent human rights lawyers detained since July 2015 are once more petitioning the Chinese government over the continuing persecution of their families ahead of National Day celebrations on Saturday, … 786 more words

Law & Society

America's Policing Problem

America has a policing problem.

In 2014, over 1000 people were killed by the police. In 2015, 1186 people were killed, which is almost a 20% increase from the previous year. 2,560 more words

Political Issues