Infectious Male to Male Irrationality Transmitted Via Automobile

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When the driver threw the full sports drink bottle at my wife’s car, it’s as if his irrationality drilled through the passenger door and seeped into my brain.

A Day w/o Gun Sanity = A Day with Senseless Death & Heartbreak

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Sending our kids to elementary school or college, attending a political rally or going to the movies, hanging out at the corner store or walking home with a snack, should not be a death sentence.

The Terms of Real Freedom

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When corporate powers seek to destroy, each individual has the power and responsibility to end exploitation.

My Son Got Arrested But It’s Not His Fault

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Parents mean well when they call professors to offer excuses, but they end up revealing more than they intend.

The Price of a Salute Among Leaders of Men

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What have you done, today, to earn the loyalty of those who follow you?

Start the Conversation: Law Enforcement Should Not Be Able to Carry Guns Into a State Capitol Building

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Politics Editor Paul Blest thinks the current conversation about guns is disingenuous. It’s time to change that.

Start the Conversation: Law Enforcement Should Be Able To Carry Guns Into A State Capitol Building

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An Oklahoma state senator recently reported 40 state sheriffs lobbying in Oklahoma. Contributor Michael Amity thinks that’s morally reprehensible.

Guilty Until Proven Innocent: How The Justice System Failed Gerard Richardson

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Gerard Richardson was recently released after spending twenty years in prison for a murder he did not commit. Was this a one time mistake or just more proof that our justice system is failing?

This is Not What You’d Expect a Cop to Do When He Pulls Over

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If you are expecting to see something out of “Cops”, think again.

Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Biebers

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Jarad Dewing thinks that putting children in the spotlight without a solid stage to stand on is setting them up for failure.

White Men Appear Immune to Stop and Frisk, Not Mass Murders

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Despite mass murders committed by suburban white men, it seems to be only inner-city black and brown youth that are the victims of Stop and Frisk.

Young Boy Brutalized By Police Meets with Lawyer, Investigators

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A fourteen year-old teenage boy who was the victims of violent actions by Tullytown police begins his long road to find justice.

Lemon Laws: Activist Calls Out CNN Anchor for Endorsement of Stop and Frisk

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While Twitter continues to storm Don Lemon for his controversial endorsement of an act deemed unconstitutional, an angry activist – fed up with Lemon’s destructive comments about blacks – recalls when the embattled CNN Anchor was the victim of a violent racial profiling.

Philly’s Top Cop in High-Speed Pursuit of Innovation

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The Police Department in Philadelphia is recruiting, but not for the position you think.

Fruitvale Station: Four Ways It Reinforced What I Know to Be True

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Tim Brown looks at Fruitvale Station through the lens of “That could’ve been me.”

I Could Get Away With Murder

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Edwin Lyngar considers his own white privilege in the wake of the Zimmerman verdict.