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Prisoners in the Free World Americas Astronomical Incarceration Rate
World  (tags: America, USA, incarceration rates, prisoners, charts, Bill Clinton, Crime Bill )

Dandelion
- 40 days ago - metrocosm.com
The U.S. prison population is 3x the size of all other developed countries combined. These maps really tell a story in a quick glance.
The Ship Is Sinking   video
World  (tags: USA, America, Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson, national security, Reagan, Bush, foreign policy, Colin Powell )

Dandelion
- 69 days ago - youtube.com
Retired US Army Colonel Lawrence Wilkerson former national security advisor 2 Reagan was assistant 2 Secretary of State Colin Powell 4 both Bushes spoke on the unfixable corruption inside the establishment and the corporate interests drivin foreign policy
A Memorial Day Reflection From Americas Late Peace Priest
World  (tags: Memorial Day, Catholic, Peace Priest, America, Father Daniel Berrigan )

Dandelion
- 120 days ago - catholicnewsagency.com
The best way to remember those who have been killed in battle is to work for the day when others will no longer be sent to take their place.
BDS May Regret Getting Matisyahu Banned From Festival
World  (tags: Spain, America, Jew, BDS, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, politics, world )

Penny
- 401 days ago - honestreporting.com
If there was ever a case that showed the true face of BDS, the saga of Jewish reggae artist Matisyahu and his ouster from a music festival in Spain might well be it.
Jewish Musician Banned From Spanish Music Festival Because HesâEUR¦.Jewish.
World  (tags: Jew, Sapin, America, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, society, terrorism, world )

Penny
- 402 days ago - ukmediawatch.org
Matisyahu is an American Jewish reggae artist and although he used to be ultra~religious he isnt anymore. He was due to appear in the Rototom Sunsplash music festival in Benicássim, Spain this coming Saturday until BDS activists pressurised the organise
Taken From Families, Indigenous Children Face Extreme Rates of State Violence in US
World  (tags: Aboriginal Canadians, Indigenous children, Article VII of the Fort Laramie Treaty, police brutality, kidnappings, adoption and child welfare services, ICWA, America, cultural genocide, Native children, crime, news, media, society, usa, ethics )

Jess
- 427 days ago - truth-out.org
Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission has concluded that the country's former policy of removing Aboriginal children from families for schooling could be best described as "cultural genocide." In the US, Native children were subjected to similar p
The Slaves That Time Forgot
World  (tags: slaves, Irish, Cromwell, Barbados, West Indies, America, Irish children )

Nancy
- 557 days ago - dailykos.com
So many Irish slaves were sent to Barbados, between 12,000 and 60,000, that the term "barbadosed" began to be used.
Erdogan Claims Muslims Beat Columbus to the Americas
World  (tags: Columbus, America, Muslims, Erdogan, controversial theory, debunking, Turkey )

Beatrice
- 677 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Muslims discovered the Americas in the 12 century, nearly 300 years before Christopher Columbus made his famous voyage there, according to Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the president of Turkey. His words, delivered in a televised speech, will lend support to
The Game With North Korea: Nuclear Roulette Has No Winners
World  (tags: america, asia, children, china, conflict, ethics, government, humanrights, Korea, politics, violence, war )

Kit
- 1270 days ago - truth-out.org
From an objective perspective, each country has the capability to cause the other (or its troops or allies) horrific damage. While they are pounding on their chests and demonstrating that they are, in fact, crazy enough to use nuclear weapons, -->
US Says CIA Sent Security Team to Benghazi Consulate 25 Minutes After Attack, Refuting Claims of Delay
World  (tags: america, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, death, ethics, freedoms, government, Libya, middle-east, politics, society, usa, violence, world )

Kit
- 1420 days ago - truth-out.org
CIA security team rushed to the U.S. consulate in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi less than 25 minutes after receiving the first call that the mission was under attack, while a second squad was dispatched by air from the capital, Tripoli, according to->
Israeli Students Pray for America's Hurricane Sandy Victims
World  (tags: good news, Israel, America, hurricane sandy, world )

Scarlett
- 1422 days ago - unitedwithisrael.org
As Hurricane Sandy hit the eastern coast of the United States, Israeli students studying in AMIT schools prayed for America's well-being. Arutz Sheva reported that students read psalms in each of the 100 schools associated with the AMIT educational
The True Reason US Fears Iranian Nukes: They Can Deter US Attacks
World  (tags: america, Iran, conflict, ethics, freedoms, government, israel, middle-east, politics, war, world )

Kit
- 1452 days ago - commondreams.org
"Let's even imagine that we have an atomic weapon, a nuclear weapon. What would we do with it? What intelligent person would fight 5,000 American bombs with one bomb?" - Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Noam Chomsky: Why America and Israel Are the Greatest Threats to Peace
World  (tags: America, Israel, Iran, human rights, war, world, violence, government, ethics, humans, conflict )

Carrie
- 1481 days ago - alternet.org
It is not easy to escape from one's skin, to see the world differently from the way it is presented to us day after day. But it is useful to try. Let's take a few examples.
Tuesday, August 1945
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', america, Japan, WWII, death, violence, nuclear weapons )

Kit
- 1510 days ago - truth-out.org
Truthout contributor Richard Lichtman was away at summer camp when the United States dropped the bomb on Hiroshima. His poem exploring his memories from that day brings the enormous violence of August 6, 1945, to a revealing focal point: the thoughts->
Lesbian Daughter Should Be 'Screwed Straight' Says Cleveland DJ - By Steve Williams
World  (tags: LGBT, radio, DJ, Dominic Dieter, Cleveland, America )

Jenny
- 1608 days ago - care2.com
An influential rock radio station is under fire a DJ, Dominic Dieter, reportedly told a member of the public he should get one of his friends to "screw" his lesbian daughter straight. This has led to a call for Dieter's suspension.
 

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