1.No Jail For Oklahoma Cop Who Lied About Beating Motorist
2.Dashcam Nails Cops Who Beat Man While Shouting "Stop Resisting Arrest"
3.De-militarize the Police Mindset
4.Video Of Ferguson Police Gassing News Crew And Dismantling Their Equipment
5.Crony Phony Drug War
6.Jeremy Scahill Says If You Get Pulled Over By Cops They Can See If You Are On A "Watch List"
7.Officer To Citizen: "You Must Be Doing Something Wrong If You Invoke Your Rights"
8.The Judicial System's Blessing Of Police Use Of Excessive Force Makes It Nearly Impossible To Hold Bad Cops Accountable
9.Shielding the Executioner: Shaun Cowley, Paul Cassell, and the Murder of Danielle Willard
10.Cost of Renouncing US Citizenship Goes From Free In 2010 to 450$, And Now It's Been Jacked to $2,350
America's #Hashtag Foreign Policyby Wendy McElroy
A foreign policy driven by twitter and celebrity 'selfies' holding signs is an embarrassing disaster. On April 14, 250+ Nigerian schoolgirls were kidnapped by the radical Islamic Boko Haram, which is on America's terrorist list. (Sources vary on the number of girls.) As of May 8, #BringBackOurGirls had been tweeted more than 1.6 million times and by such luminaries as Sean Penn and Angelina Jolie. Apparently that's enough for President Obama to send a team including military advisors into Nigeria.
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