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Police shoot black teen at Missouri gas station

By Eric M. Johnson (Reuters) - An 18-year-old black man was shot and killed by police at a gas station late on Tuesday in a St. Louis suburb near where unarmed teen Michael Brown was killed by a white officer in August, police and local media said. Show More Summary

Pro-life vid of day: 5 reasons to celebrate abortionist’s arrest

by Hans Johnson Abortionist Dr. Naresh Patel, after years of serious accusations, is finally under arrest after an undercover sting found he was prescribing RU-486 to patients who were not pregnant. Pro-Life Action League’s Eric Scheidler...Show More Summary

No Real Conversation About Race

Co-authored by Fern L. Johnson, Research Professor and Professor Emerita, Clark University and co-author with Marlene G. Fine of The Interracial Adoption Option: Creating a family Across Race, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2013. Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice, Trayvon Martin. Show More Summary

Columnist: Ferguson Protests About 'White Rage,' Not Black Lives

Chip Johnson, a black columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle, has expressed his frustration with the abundance of white voices and paucity of black voices in the Bay Area protests over the deaths of black men like Eric Garner and Michael Brown. Show More Summary

Marilynn Johnson: Every 20 years, NYC forces police reform

Amid the outrage over Eric Garner’s death, few remember an equally troubling case 42 years ago that occurred just a mile away.

Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Congressional staffers staged a walk-out today to protest the non-indictments in the Mike Brown and Eric Garner cases. (Image via @ryanjreilly) Former supermodel Beverly Johnson tells the story of when Bill Cosby drugged her. “I couldn’t sit back and watch the other women be vilified and shamed for something I knew was true.”  Black girls in public schools are suspended […]

James Risen would prefer not to; Eric Holder must decide what he prefers

(Paul Mirengoff) James Risen is the New York Times reporter who, on several occasions, has materially harmed the United States with his reporting on top secret affairs. As Scott Johnson, has written, “If you are a disgruntled intelligence...Show More Summary

Browns' Johnson Bademosi explains why he wore an 'I can't breathe' shirt

Browns safety Johnson Bademosi wrote a strong essay on why he physically supported Eric Garner.

Magic Johnson: 'I'm happy' to see NBA stars join Eric Garner protests

LeBron James, Derrick Rose and the other NBA stars who recently donned T-shirts reading "I can't breathe" in memory of Eric Garner have at least one high-profile supporter His name is Magic Johnson, and he played a little ball back in...Show More Summary

Damaged Seattle highway sank up to 1.2 inches since October

By Eric M. Johnson SEATTLE (Reuters) - Parts of a double-decker highway along Seattle's waterfront have sunk up to 1.2 inches since October, possibly due to workers pumping groundwater out of a pit they are digging to salvage a tunnel project, Washington state officials said on Monday. Show More Summary

Jessica Simpson Posts Sexy Selfie, Apparently Loves Carpet

Jessica Simpson seems to be enjoying married life, and fortunately for us, she's been documenting just about every minute of it on social media. Whether it's a photo of Eric Johnson wearing her underwear on his head as a Halloween costume,...Show More Summary

So…This Happened. Three Things in Sports. (Dec. 8, 2014 Edition)

Our sports round-up features an Eric Garner protest by D-Rose and Reggie Bush, Andre Johnson continuing his yearly tradition of Christmas giving to children, and The Legend of Odell Beckham, Jr grows. The post So…This Happened. Three Things in Sports. (Dec. 8, 2014 Edition) appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Friday Links: Traffic Stops, Miami Goes On

3 weeks agoArts : Art Fag City

[caption id="attachment_70024" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Scene from last night's Ryan McNamara performance in Miami. Photo: Paddy Johnson.[/caption] Scenes from night two of Eric Garner protests in New York. Protesters stopped traffic at the West Side Highway in Manhattan and Atlantic Avenue, among other well-traveled stops. Show More Summary

WATCH: ‘I Can’t Breathe’ — Rep. Hank Johnson’s incredible tribute to Eric Garner

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

Wednesday night, a grand jury in New York City refused to indict police officers in the killing of Eric Garner, a man who died after officers used a prohibited choke hold on him. The decision set off protests across the country. Some in Congress have already expressed their solidarity with Garner...

Dem Rep. Recites ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Poem for Eric Garner on House Floor

3 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

Rep. Hank Johnson (D-GA), one of several congress members who did the "hands up, don't shoot" gesture on the House floor this week, used his one minute speech Thursday to recite a poem that used Eric Garner's "I can't breathe" statement as its refrain.

Run-crazy Jets take ball out of Geno Smith's hands

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Out they came, one by one: Chris Johnson... Chris Ivory... Eric Decker... and so on. Every starter on the New York Jets' offense bolted out of the tunnel Monday night for the pregame introductions at MetLife Stadium -- except Geno Smith. Show More Summary

Eric Rhein's Work Reflects Nearly 3 Decades Living With HIV/AIDS

3 weeks agoLGBT / Gay : Out.com

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Seattle police body cameras plan revived by deal with anonymous programmer

By Eric M. Johnson SEATTLE (Reuters) - A Seattle police plan to outfit officers with body cameras was back on for early December after the agency struck an unusual deal with an anonymous programmer whose massive public-records requests threatened to cripple the program, police said on Friday. Show More Summary

Jessica and Eric Can't Keep Their Hands Off of Each Other at the Mockingjay Premiere

last monthNews : CitizenSugar

Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson showed plenty of PDA when they arrived at the LA premiere of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 on Monday. While Jennifer Lawrence and her costars were the stars of the night, all eyes were on Jessica and Eric when they shared adorable red carpet kisses while walking into the event. Show More Summary

Eric Wynalda’s “analysis” isn’t helping the Fox soccer cause…

2 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

When Gus Johnson was in his final days as a Fox soccer announcer, he was by far the most popular person in the broadcast booth, in spite of the criticism thrown his way.  Johnson’s partner his last year, Eric Wynalda, drew just as much angst from viewers (if not more) than Gus did. Show More Summary

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