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Do Guns Kill People?
By September 19, 2014 2 Comments Read More →

Do Guns Kill People?

Many of the founding fathers of America believed it was critical for the citizens all to be armed. For example, Thomas Jefferson said, “No Free man shall ever be debarred the use of arms.” [A long list of such quotes is available at George Mason University’s page of arms quotes.] This belief in the importance […]

“Blacks Are Animals” Says Florida Politician
By September 19, 2014 4 Comments Read More →

“Blacks Are Animals” Says Florida Politician

On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr gave the famous “I Have a Dream” speech before thousands on the National Mall in Washington, DC. In the speech, King said, I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color […]

Cop Rapes 8 Women
By September 1, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Cop Rapes 8 Women

Former Eastern Michigan University Football player and Oklahoma City cop, Daniel Ken Holtzclaw, provided additional ammunition for the old adage that “Power corrupts.” The 27-year-old Holtzclaw threatened his victims with arrest if they refused to have sex with him. He was charged on Friday on several criminal counts, including two counts of first degree rape, four counts of forcible […]

Do Police Require Tanks?
By August 20, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Do Police Require Tanks?

This past week, Americans have seen disturbing images of civil police employing hardened military assault vehicles, sniper rifles, and tear gas on unarmed citizens in Ferguson, Missouri. These unarmed citizens were showing public solidarity in protest of a police officers’ killing of a local high school student, Michael Brown. Ferguson, a small town of about […]

Pocket Knife Ends Teen’s Dreams

Pocket Knife Ends Teen’s Dreams

A pocket knife may be a tool useful for home repairs and first aid, but in the eyes of school officials in Jefferson, Ohio it is a dangerous weapon. High school senior Jordan Wiser faces felony weapons charges at an April 1 hearing for storing a small pocket knife in his car while the car […]