Tags » Violence

Few Details as RCMP Investigated in Death of Nicolas Jeppesen in Terrace, BC

For a small town detachment the Terrace, BC, RCMP have gained some infamy for violence against civilians, including civilian deaths. On August 21, 2016 Nicolas Allan Jeppesen (29) died after being tased by officers of the Terrace RCMP outside the town’s Mills Memorial Hospital. 321 more words

Canada

10-Year-Old Has Nightmares After He Says Cops Pointed A Gun At Him

Patisha Solomon’s son, Legend Preston, has been having the same nightmare since Aug. 11 for several nights.

In the dream, a group of police officers chase him down and shoot him in the leg.

83 more words
Facebook

The inequalities of content sharing on social media platforms                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

This is quite a controversial topic, but I believe it needs to be addressed. Social media platforms can be quite wishy washy when it comes to what content they deem to be “offensive” and what they deem to be “okay”. 823 more words

Inequality

Summer Heat 2016

Sweltering summer

People kill without caring

Tears and blood dripping

Winds blowing hot world wide

Social volcanoes erupt

Photo Credit: By Anthony Appleyard , via Wikimedia Commons

Poetry

When you think you´ve heard it all...

I like the Springs. Beautiful mountains that can be seen from pretty much anywhere, feels like a city and mountain town at the same time, and lots and lots of great hobo parking. 231 more words

Hobo

Protector of abuse victims named Woman of the Year

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

The case of a woman who had been abused by her husband repeatedly over seven hours spurred Dr Sudha Nair to set up Singapore’s first family violence specialist centre in 1999. 498 more words

Current Affairs

THE EPIDEMIC OF BULLYING AND DONALD TRUMP

The bullying that takes place in schools across the country is on the rise.  Statistics suggest that nearly 30% of students are bullies or have been victimized by bullying.   353 more words

Politics