Report: Police spying on more cell phones than... →
U.S. law enforcement agencies are tracking more cellular devices than ever these days but obtaining fewer wiretapping warrants. That’s thanks in part to a proliferation in location-based technologies and flexible communications providers that turn over information based on police claims of an ongoing “emergency.” Comparing numbers from the Administrative Office of the United States Courts to...
Oakland leads way as restorative justice... →
Restorative justice attempts to break the cycle of violence by addressing the underlying cause – often, a traumatic experience, such as physical or verbal abuse or witnessing a violent crime – and acknowledging the emotional impact of such trauma on young people. Through active communication, young people in restorative justice programs have been able to overcome their violent impulses. As a...
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In Michigan, a ballot measure to enshrine union... →
After suffering a string of political setbacks in the U.S. industrial heartland, organized labor hopes Michigan voters will help turn the tide in a November election by supporting a state constitutional amendment for the right to unionize. Fuck Yeah, Michigan!!
If the world hates you, hate it back.
That or smile while sticking your middle finger up
Cooking and watching The Expendables.
Activate the Mechanism!: GOP Report Finds No... →
abaldwin360: Despite insistence from GOP leadership that the White House was behind the so-called “Fast and Furious” gunwalking program, a report from House Republicans released Tuesday names five officials at the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms as culprits in the misguided effort. All five… After all that bullshit? Reason why the GOP needs to go!
ShortFormBlog: A good comment on our last post... →
upsettingshorts: Monday morning quarterbacking. Though understandable, coming from a parent of a victim. Fact is no theater ought to be expected to be prepared for the likes of James Holmes, with his assault rifle, body armor, and gas grenades. Short of militarizing the whole society, this…
I think the most common cause of insomnia is simple; it’s loneliness.– Heath Ledger that explains alot.. (via nothings-great-anymore)
Random Thought of the Day
Ran into a former sex partner at the movies. Lucky for me, we were cool. Just worried about his boyfriend.