Archive for July 17th, 2014

Ex-Cop Admits Police Across America Have Mandatory Ticket and Arrest Quotas
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Ex-Cop Admits Police Across America Have Mandatory Ticket and Arrest Quotas

Ticket quotas have been a long-dismissed topic of conversation by police departments across the United States. In spite of the “official” dismissals officers and departments have given, anecdotally, Americans seem to realize that there are certain times of the month when police seem hell-bent on given tickets, even for minor infractions. Other times of the […]

Why This Might Be The Most Powerful Image of Racism In America
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Why This Might Be The Most Powerful Image of Racism In America

Keshia Thomas was only 18 years old when she attended a counter-rally against the Ku Klux Klan in her home town of Ann Arbor, Michigan. The KKK held a rally back in 1996, when hundreds of protesters turned out to tell the white supremacist group that they had no place on the streets of Michigan. […]

Posted in: Racism
A Federal Judge Just Ruled California’s Death Penalty Is UNCONSTITUTIONAL
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A Federal Judge Just Ruled California’s Death Penalty Is UNCONSTITUTIONAL

In breaking news, a federal judge just ruled that California’s death penalty is “unconstitutional”. The Orange County judge ruled Wednesday in a ruling that is the first of its kind in the United States. U.S. District Court Judge Cormac Carney issued the 29-page ruling. It said that the system of execution is “dysfunctional” and “arbitrary.” […]

Posted in: Human Rights
The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart Calls Out Israel For Bombing Gaza CIVILIANS
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The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart Calls Out Israel For Bombing Gaza CIVILIANS

Jon Stewart (born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz) is an American political satirist, writer, director, television host, actor, media critic, and stand-up comedian, best know for hosting the satirical Daily Show, that airs on Comedy Central. Stewart recently broke down the asymmetrical nature of the Israeli bombardment of Gaza on an episode of Comedy Central’s Daily Show. […]

He Caught A Cop Shoplifting, Now He’s Being Fired For Reporting It
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He Caught A Cop Shoplifting, Now He’s Being Fired For Reporting It

A Target security guard was recently fired for reporting a sheriff’s deputy for shoplifting. According to a the Washington Post report, Dallas Northington worked security for Target in Northern Virginia for almost eight years with no complaints from his employer. That was before he was abruptly fired at the beginning of June. He says the reason […]