Archive for February 25th, 2014

LA Cops Shoot and Kill 80-Year-Old Man Sleeping In Bed During Drug Raid. No Drugs Found.
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LA Cops Shoot and Kill 80-Year-Old Man Sleeping In Bed During Drug Raid. No Drugs Found.

Los Angeles County Sheriffs deputies shot and killed Eugene Mallory who had been sleeping when they executed a drug raid on his residence. The incident occurred in the early morning hours of June 27, last year. The 80-year-old retired engineer lived in the rural areas outside of Los Angeles county along with his wife Tonya […]

Texas Republican Candidate Claims the ‘Right’ To Shoot ‘Wetbacks’ on Sight
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Texas Republican Candidate Claims the ‘Right’ To Shoot ‘Wetbacks’ on Sight

Texas Republican and Senate candidate Chris Mapp told the Dallas Morning News that he and all Americans should have the right to shoot Mexicans crossing into the United States. The incendiary comments were revealed as the Texan paper was explaining why they were endorsing Senator John Cornyn for reelection, rather than other candidates like Mapp. In […]

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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Squads Deployed To Fight Anti-World Cup Protesters
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Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Squads Deployed To Fight Anti-World Cup Protesters

Unarmed Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) squads have been deployed in the city of Sao Paulo. Police hope that the martial artists will help them combat anti-World Cup protesters. The BJJ officers are known as the “Tropa do Braço”, or Troop of Arms’. They were on the streets to patrol the latest Anti-World Cup demonstration. The protest […]

2014 Winter Olympics, Sochi and Islam – Questions Unanswered

2014 Winter Olympics, Sochi and Islam – Questions Unanswered

The Sochi Olympics proved to be a big success — exactly what Russia wanted. Right from the opening ceremony itself, the entire event was a megalith in terms of popularity and success. If one wanted to catch a glimpse of Russia’s glorious past as well as its vibrant art, this year’s Winter Olympics were the […]