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Muse - Dead Inside Ahead of Muse's June release of Drones...
Oakland protesters took to the streets last night in solidarity with #Baltimore. While the recent protests in Baltimore began soon after the death of Freddie Gray on April 19, the mainstream media has only recently arrived on the streets. Similar to their coverage of Ferguson and other protests in the wake of recent police slayings [...]
CPD worried about a legal teach-in for Rekia Boyd. #RekiaTeach pic.twitter.com/JZAbthfh2i — Manpreet Kaur (@mteji09) April 30, 2015 Dozens of Chicago police swarmed an evening event at DePaul Law University on the case of Chicago officer Dante Servin, who killed Rekia Boyd and was recently acquitted during a trial this month. Attendees were outraged by [...]
‘Fast Track is an abrogation of not only Congress’ constitutional authority, but of its responsibility to the American people,’ reads letter signed by over 2,000 global groups By Diedre Fulton With dissent fermenting on both sides of the political aisle, more than 2,000 civil society groups are urging Congress to reject Fast Track trade authority, [...]
Sluts all. After selling America a bill of goods that he claimed won Iraq War 2.0 (i.e., “The Surge,” yeah, how’d that work out Dave?), General Dave went on to head the CIA, where he strongly supported long prison terms for whistleblowers like Chelsea Manning and John Kiriakou, claiming in the latter case that secrecy [...]
I've obtained this previously unreleased photo of David Wildstein with Chris and Mary Pat Christie, December 2011: pic.twitter.com/kenRu9iuM0 — Steve Kornacki (@SteveKornacki) April 29, 2015 The first shoe is set to drop in the Bridgegate saga as former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official David Wildstein will reportedly plead guilty in court today for [...]
Independent US Senator from Vermont Bernie Sanders has formally announced that he isrunning for president in the Democratic Party primary. The issues Sanders plans to run on should surprise no one – fixing an economic and political system rigged for and by plutocrats. Those are issues Senator Sanders has spent his entire career trying to ameliorate. [...]
Things seem gloomy for us so enjoy the song today! Baltimore Coverage, Day 2 - Across the U.S., folks are showing solidarity with those protesting in Baltimore - Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY): Lack of the family structure caused the problems in Baltimore - Martin O’Malley, former governor of Maryland and hoping to run for president, is someone who advocated broken windows [...]
A continuing emphasis on the role of mankind in creating climate change has been undeterred by criticism of the Vatican for insistence on the factual and provable nature of our contamination.
Daniel O'Donnell & Charley Pride Duet - Crystal Chandeliers At 77 yrs young, Charley is still touring...
The case of Freddie Gray, a black American, who died after a brutal arrest, has brought renewed attention to the Baltimore Police Department, but this incident is just one of many in the department’s corrupt history. The mainstream media is consumed by Baltimore’s reaction to the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who died [...]
Many comments by reporters tweeting from the courtroom were rather cynical and dismissive of their testimony, but I believe the testimony credibly establishes that he was a good person before his brother took advantage of his willingness to be of service to people who mattered to him. Show More Summary
A federal judge has ruled that a Pennsylvania law passed to silence prisoners, like Mumia Abu-Jamal, who speak about mass incarceration and other criminal justice issues from jail violates freedom of speech and due process rights guaranteed under the United States Constitution. A permanent injunction against the law was issued and the attorney general is [...]
Clinton Foundation failed to disclose 1,100 foreign donations http://t.co/IevWCfzPVo pic.twitter.com/6YJtd2MsXa — Bloomberg Business (@business) April 29, 2015 Last Sunday the acting CEO of the Clinton Foundation, Maura Pally, posted...Show More Summary
In a surreal moment at Tuesday’s joint-press conference, President Barack Obama addressed the unrest in Baltimore by lamenting the effects of poverty in America’s inner cities which was then immediately followed by Japanese Prime Minister...Show More Summary
Keep that funky groove going, Baltimore. Rebellion in Baltimore - The folks in Baltimore are saying enough of the violence and demand change to a failed system. The riot in the city is just fury citizens there have - Here are five things to keep in mind when listening and reading about what’s happening in Baltimore - Max Blumenthal: “You Will [...]
Texas A&M Galveston Professor Irwin Horwitz, fed up with the attitude and behavior of students in his Strategic Management class, notified them in an email that he would be flunking all of them. According to the Houston Chronicle, after...Show More Summary
Louie Louie - The Kingsmen R.I.P. Jack Ely...
Editor’s Note: The following is an account of the proceedings on Monday, April 27, in the case of the US v. Tsarnaev. The defense began to present its case to avert the death penalty. As is becoming quite usual, the first hour of proceedings today were taken up by yet another “closed door” meeting in [...]
Sanders, the longest-serving Independent member of Congress, will reportedly run as a Democrat By Common Dreams Sources reported Tuesday afternoon that U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), will officially launch a bid for the White House—as a Democrat—on Thursday. Sanders will release a short statement on that day and then hold a major campaign kickoff in [...]