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Treating the unknown: Caring for poison gas victims in the First World War

This pottery container for anti-gas ointment (helpfully labelled as such) is one of the artifacts from our mini-exhibition to mark the 100th anniversary of the… 649 more words

First World War

Police Academy Redux, part 3

By Gerry Goldshine

Petaluma Police Department, retired

Part 3 (conclusion)
While firearm training was an ongoing process, almost from day one to graduation, emergency vehicle operation training was done over a three day period. 1,438 more words

Law Enforcement

Turkish Prosecutor Taken Hostage in Istanbul

Members of the illegal left-wing organization the Revolutionary People’s Liberation Party Front have broken into a Turkish prosecutor’s office and taken him hostage

Yael Klein… 217 more words

War Room

3 Missouri Police Agencies Plan To Lessen How Much They Use Tear Gas In The Future

On March 26, three Missouri police agencies agreed to lessen their use of tear gas after lawsuits alleged that the chemical was used excessively during the Ferguson protests back in November. 153 more words

Top News

Police fire tear gas on crowd during Sierra Leone Ebola lockdown

From Reuters, Mar 2015

By Josephus Olu-Mammah and Umaru Fofana

FREETOWN – Police fired tear gas at an angry crowd fighting over food supplies in Sierra Leone on Saturday, while other residents defied a three-day national lockdown that the government hopes will accelerate the end of the Ebola epidemic. 295 more words


Selma Today

This sermon was preached on Sunday, March 29th at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Huntington. It reflects on the 50th anniversary of the march on Selma. 2,209 more words