Archive for February 23rd, 2014

Police Chief Says Jaywalkers Should Be Grateful Police Don’t RAPE Them
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Police Chief Says Jaywalkers Should Be Grateful Police Don’t RAPE Them

It seems almost impossibly cruel, insensitive and offensive. Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo said at a press conference Friday that people like the female jogger arrested on jaywalking charges earlier this week, who was dragged screaming to a police car, should just be glad that police did not rape her. After the young lady was unable to hear […]

Lynching of First Black Student At University of Mississippi
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Lynching of First Black Student At University of Mississippi

“Symbolic racism is still racism” declared one of the many signs held by anti-racist protesters on the University of Mississippi campus. Such rallies have come after three freshman members of Alpha Chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon were suspended from the fraternity, but faced no charges. The trio engaged in a midnight lynching and desecration of […]

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Free WiFi Is Coming From Outer Space
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Free WiFi Is Coming From Outer Space

A new plan to deliver free WiFi is gaining traction. Developers say within a year they will deploy prototype satellites that will soon begin broadcasting free and universal internet all over the world. The key is “thousands of tiny satellites” which will emit the signal from high in orbit. This “Outernet” project is being funded […]

Why Is A Former Monsanto Vice President Running the FDA?
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Why Is A Former Monsanto Vice President Running the FDA?

Former Monsanto Vice President Michael R. Taylor is the current Deputy Commissioner for Foods at the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA). He was promoted from US Food Safety Czar to Senior Advisor to the Commissioner of the FDA after spending years lobbying for the Genetically Modified Foods giant. Since his appointment for the position with the FDA, […]

Study Finds Marijuana Stops Spread of HIV
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Study Finds Marijuana Stops Spread of HIV

Marijuana has been promoted as an effective treatment – even cure – for an array of maladies. Many of these claims remain unsubstantiated and anecdotal in nature. But now, a Louisiana State University study published last week in the journal AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses has brought some empirical evidence to the discussion. Specifically, the study found that […]