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Harper rejects accusation of 'vigilantism' over gun comments

Prime Minister Stephen Harper struck back Wednesday at critics of his firearms policy, saying it’s “patently ridiculous” to suggest his recent remarks on gun ownership will lead to vigilantism. 902 more words

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Death Wish

Popularity and controversy are highly contextual and difficult to reconstruct. For example, you can ascribe the success of Michael Winner’s Death Wish to rabble-rousing vigilantism and derive gloomy conclusions about the early 1970s. 466 more words

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Future Home of Sex Offender Destoryed in Second Arson Fire

This is the second time this home has gone up in flames, since the community was notified a convicted child sex offender, Howard Nyberg, was going to move in.

via Women Against Registry

"Keep our kids safe from predators" FB page on the rampage again

CG v Facebook Ireland & Another NIQB 11 (20 February 2015) – read judgment

The plaintiff was a former sex offender who had been identified on a Facebook page run by the second defendant called “Keep Our Kids Safe From Predators 2″. 1,400 more words

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PHL102: Intro to Ethics: So today in class . . .

In a discussion on Hobbes’s Social Contract, I was a Communist Dictator and sentenced two students to a year in prison each, brought the Joker to Toledo, OH, where he began kicking puppies and knifing the homeless, and then brought in Batman to stop him.  849 more words

Millennium - The Judge (Review)

This February and March, we’re taking a trip back in time to review the fourth season of The X-Files and the first season of Millennium… 4,214 more words

Millennium

Man assaulted by vigilante

Man assaulted by vigilante at Walmart

This article attracted my attention because gang stalking is also called community policing, which is not much different from vigilantism, or taking the law into your own hands. 91 more words

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