Police have arrested Ahmad Rahami, wanted in connection with the bombings in Elizabeth, New Jersey and the Manhattan neighborhood of Chelsea, after a shoot-out in Linden, New Jersey. Two police officers were reported injured.
Two officers were reported injured by … Read the rest
Seven days after an incident that will in part define the Rio Olympics, details are becoming clearer about what happened during a gas station encounter between four U.S. swimmers and security guards, and not everyone has concluded Ryan Lochte and … Read the rest
The Communist Party USA may not control many actual votes, but what they lack in support is made up for in enthusiasm.
That passion was in full display with a seven-person team of “reporters” covering their national political convention last … Read the rest
Paypal founder and Silicon Valley entrepreneur Peter Thiel spoke on the fourth night of the 2016 Republican National Convention.
“I am proud to be gay. I am proud to be a Republican. But most of all I am proud to … Read the rest
As policymakers in the United States struggle to remedy socioeconomic factors like income inequality and the wealth gap, some evolutionary trends are taking place that will change the racial dynamic in America’s workforce.
In a new paper, EPI economist … Read the rest
A gunman wielding an assault-type rifle and a handgun opened fire inside a crowded Florida nightclub early Sunday before dying in a gunfight with SWAT officers, police said. The attack left about 20 people dead and 42 others wounded.
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Some American parents are outraged about a controversial video shown at Glen Allen High School. It tackles things like racial profiling and the school to prison to pipeline.
The YouTube video titled “Structural Discrimination: The Unequal Opportunity Race,” was shown … Read the rest
The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled against two black brothers challenging their death sentences for a 2000 Kansas crime spree known as the “Wichita Massacre” that included execution-style murders of one white woman and three white men on a … Read the rest
Maine Governor Paul LePage speaking at at a town hall meeting on Wednesday, blamed Maine’s burgeoning drug problem on unwholesome black elements from other states.
“These are guys with the name D-Money, Smoothie, Shifty … these types of guys … … Read the rest
I invite anyone interested in the concept of white privilege to participate in the following thought experiment.
Does a South Sudanese citizen benefit from white privilege? Surely not. How about a Japanese resident of Tokyo? This would be very hard … Read the rest
Fugitive US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden has opened an account on the social network website Twitter.
His opening tweet was: “Can you hear me now?”
In his profile, Mr Snowden says he “used to work for the government. Now I … Read the rest
Washington’s IQ follows the Fed’s interest rate — it is negative. Washington is a black hole into which all sanity is sucked out of government deliberations.
Washington’s failures are everywhere visible. We can see the failures in Washington’s wars and … Read the rest
Content-analysis of a great number of tweets that triggered the ongoing wave of migration from Turkey to Germany since August this year suggests that these human streams were inspired and channeled from outside of the continental Europe.
According to Vladimir … Read the rest
For a short while, the thing called “gun violence” was uppermost in the minds of the blabbering class. Two lovely young people, Alison Parker (news reporter) and Adam Ward (photojournalist), of Roanoke, Virginia, were gunned-down on live TV, is a … Read the rest