"Our enemies are innovative and resourceful, and so are we. They never stop thinking about new ways to harm our country and our people, and neither do we." - George W. Bush
Violence Brokers are the Political Process by Bill Buppert
POWER CIRCULATES DIFFERENTLY in the digital age.
The LAPD and private security are targeting random people with 'stop-and-frisk' searches on public sidewalks before the premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
JUST HOURS INTO A TERRORIST ATTACK that started on the evening of November 13, and would eventually claim 130 lives, François Hollande announced that France was reestablishing border controls, and used a 1955 law to proclaim a state of emergency.
Here's My Reply To Deputy Brian Wood's Shocking Facebook Post About Jack's Killing.
Processing life after her husband's death. Processing her own health. Processing an uncertain future.
"Air raid sirens wail, are you listening…in the lane, tanks are glistening…a frightening sight, we're paranoid tonight…walking in a police state wonderland!"
Democrat Congressman Mike Thompson (CA) and Republican Congressman Peter King (NY) are trying to push a bill through Congress that would deny gun purchases to people who are on the federal government's "no-fly" list.
It turns out that the NSA never stopped collecting e-mail metadata on Americans. They just cancelled one particular program and changed the legal authority under which they collected it.
Here's a CNN news story about a Prince George's County (MD) Hero who pointed a loaded gun, gangster-style, at the head of a man stopped over a traffic violation:
A young woman was allegedly raped at a party hosted by Spokane resident Doug Strosahl last October.
One of the largest fears of firearm owners is the prospect of a database of their names and personal information in the hands of the federal government.
Will the IRS Take Your Passport? ... A little-noticed provision in the highway funding bill Congress passed this week threatens a right most Americans take for granted: the right to travel abroad.
The third president of the United States, Thomas Jefferson said; "Law is often but the tyrants will, and always so when it violates the rights of an individual".
Obama Says It's "Insane" For Millions of Americans On Watchlists To Own Guns
The Internet has gotten in trouble for armchair sleuthing before. After the Boston Massacre, Reddit tried its hand at finding the perpetrators, only to bring national attention to the wrong guy and temporarily thwart an actual criminal investigation.
It was a typical Saturday night at the Pepper Grill, a halal burger and Tex-Mex restaurant in the Parisian suburb of St.-Ouen-l'Aumone. Staff were busy serving customers when police in full body armor, carrying rifles and riot shields, poured into th
Fourteen people were confirmed killed and 17 more wounded in a mass shooting at a San Bernardino community social services building. "We do have some preliminary numbers of upwards of 14 people that are dead and upwards of 14 people that are injured,
TSA screens holiday travelers once again, with feeling
The latest on the recovery from and investigation into the Nov. 13 attacks in Paris that killed 130 people. All times local:
There is a highly disturbing criminal case out of Mecosta, Michigan where Keith Wood, 39, has been charged with a felony for obstruction of justice and misdemeanor of tampering with a jury.
Take a look at this excerpt from a New York Times article from a couple of days ago:
The main Chicago police union is standing behind the white officer who was charged this week with first-degree murder for gunning down a black teenager. It is facing a backlash from leaders of the city's black community as a result.