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Glaring Holes in Germanwings Co-Pilot Story

In recent news, the crashing of a Germanwings flight into the French Alps was ruled intentional stating that the co-pilot, Mr Lubitz, purposely started an eight-minute descent into the mountains while … Continue reading

March 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Unarmed Michigan Black Man Beat and Choked by Police Again Caught on Video [Video]

Newly released police dashcam footage shows the violent arrest of an unarmed African-American during an alleged traffic violation in Michigan. The man claims he did nothing wrong but was put … Continue reading

March 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Asphyxiation of the Black Man; It’s Time to Breathe!

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Wake the hell up, Black man! In the words of Nas, “My continue shitted on me, she wants to get rid of you…” You are not…

March 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chinese Restaurant Shut Down by Kenyan Authorities for Denying Service to Africans

A Chinese restaurant in Kenya was shut down by the government after its racist policy of refusing to serve Black patrons after 5PM went public. The restaurant was nestled in … Continue reading

March 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fon du Lac Washington Trooper Killed in Bank Robbery Shootout

The Wisconsin Department of Justice is releasing new information on the fatal shootout in Fond du Lac involving a Wisconsin State Trooper and a suspect in a Marinette County bank … Continue reading

March 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Detroit Mother Confesses to Kids Found in Deep Freezer [Video]

Two children found dead in a Detroit town house’s deep freezer Tuesday hadn’t been seen for so long, neighbors have trouble remembering their names. The 11-year-old boy and 15-year-old girl … Continue reading

March 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

As America Points Fingers Her Own Atrocities Go Largely Unmentioned

Fifty-four Colombian girls were sexually abused by US troops and military contractors between 2003 and 2007, claims a new report by the country’s reconciliation commission. None of the perpetrators were … Continue reading

March 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Feeding the Beast: U.S. Seafood Caught by Slaves

Seafood caught by slaves forced to fish on a tiny island in Indonesia is ending up at major supermarkets, restaurants and even pet stores across the United States, a year-long … Continue reading

March 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

City worker faces fallout after claiming Ferguson police shooting was a ‘set up’

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March 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Guantanamo Base Prisoners Reportedly Throwing Feces, Urine, Sperm and Vomit at Guards

Detainees at the US Guantanamo Bay prison have resorted to assaulting guards with bodily fluids, top marine general John Kelly said at a Senate committee. Kelly gave a description of … Continue reading

March 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bolivia Lashes Out at Barack Obama Stating Venezuela Sanctions ‘Undemocratic, Interventionist”

Bolivia’s Foreign Ministry has joined a chorus of condemnation over US sanctions on Venezuela. A statement called on the US to “abandon its interventionist practices,” shortly after the rest of … Continue reading

March 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

NYPD Alters Wikipedia Pages on Multiple Cases Involving Dept

The New York Police Department is reviewing reports that computers connected to the NYPD’s own network edited the Wikipedia pages for some of the more infamous recent events to involve … Continue reading

March 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

United States Boasts Highest Unemployed Workforce Since 1978

The number of Americans aged 16 and older not participating in the labor force hit 92,898,000 in February, tying December’s record, according to data released by the Bureau of Labor … Continue reading

March 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead Signs ‘AG Gag’ Law Criminalizing Documenting of Farming Abuses

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead has signed into law legislation designed to crack down on whistleblowers and journalists, or “trespassers,” who attempt to document without permission food safety or animal welfare … Continue reading

March 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Porno Film Shot at Egyptian Pyramid Triggers Disbelief and Internal Investigation

Egypt’s authorities are investigating a porn video shot at the pyramids in Giza in front of tourists. The woman who plays the leading role in the film, is reportedly a … Continue reading

March 8, 2015 · 2 Comments

Florida Mom Facing Prison Sentence for Hindering Son’s Circumcision

A mother who has taken flight with her son to prevent his circumcision could face a prison sentence if she fails to have the boy undergo the procedure, a judge … Continue reading

March 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fort Myers Man Allegedly Kills Neighbor in Self Defense; Brings Body to Attorney According to Lawyer

A southwest Florida man put his dead neighbor in the bed of his pickup truck and drove to his lawyer’s office claiming he’d killed the man in self-defense. Attorney Robert … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Archaeological Find Pushes Origin of Homo Genus Back by a Half Million Years

In a rare congruence of new evidence, two fossil jaws described Wednesday cast a fused beam of light on one of the darkest mysteries in human evolution: the origin of … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

Minister of Haitians Living Abroad Condemns Discriminatory Acts by Bahamians to Immigrant Haitians

Me Olicier Pieriche, the Minister of Haitians Living Abroad (MHAVE) strongly condemns the discriminatory acts committed against Haitian nationals living in the Bahamas. “According to information we have received, Haitian … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chad President Idriss Deby Demands Boko Haram Leader to Surrender of Face Death

President Idriss Deby of Chad said on Wednesday he knew the whereabouts of Abubakar Shekau, the leader of the Nigerian militant group Boko Haram, and called on him to surrender … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Who Will Be Held Accountable in Death of Mike Brown after Justice Dept Decision

A new Justice Department report on Ferguson’s police and courts could not be more clear: Change is needed. The 102-page report details widespread and systemic discrimination against blacks at the … Continue reading

March 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

‘Super Troopers’, ‘Seinfeld’ Actor Daniel Von Bargen Passes Away at 64

A Cincinnati native whose acting career spanned more than 30 years has passed away. Daniel von Bargen, 64, died over the weekend after a long illness, sources confirmed Tuesday. The … Continue reading

March 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Wyandotte County Deputy Shot While Off Duty During Robbery

Officers from several agencies took two people into custody and continue to search for a third after a Wyandotte County sheriff’s deputy was shot after walking in on an armed … Continue reading

March 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Crime-Ridden Sharpstown Texas Allegedly Sees Drop in Crime Rate after Privatizing Security Force

  For years now the Sharpstown area in southwest Houston has been known as a hot spot for crime. In fact, earlier this year Local 2 revealed that Sharpstown saw more crimes last year … Continue reading

March 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Ludacris: After Winning Custody of Daughter, Now Expecting First Child with Wife Eudoxie

Ludacris and wife Eudoxie are expecting their first child together! In a photo both shared on Instagram on Sunday, the 37-year-old rapper and Fast & Furiousactor is seen kissing his bikini-clad spouse’s baby … Continue reading

March 2, 2015 · 1 Comment

More Than 200 Bodies Found Buried Under MonoPrix Paris Supermarket Chain

The site of a Paris supermarket was set to undergo redevelopment when a discovery dug up some of the location’s past and had managers turning the reigns over to archaeologists … Continue reading

March 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

2 Shot at #CIAA Party for Young Jeezy, TI, and Yo Gotti [Video]

Two people were shot Saturday at a nightclub party in Charlotte, North Carolina, featuring rappers T.I., Young Jeezy and Yo Gotti. Both victims are expected to survive, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police … Continue reading

March 2, 2015 · 1 Comment

Graphic Video Captures LAPD Shooting Homeless Man to Death [Video]

Los Angeles police fatally shot a homeless man on Sunday in a disturbing encounter that was caught on video. According to the Los Angeles Times, the man, named by witnesses … Continue reading

March 1, 2015 · 1 Comment

City of Cleveland Denies Allegations in Lawsuit Filed by Family of Slain 12-Year-Old Tamir Rice

The city of Cleveland on Friday responded to a lawsuit filed by the family of Tamir Rice with several defenses, including that the 12-year-old died and his family members suffered because … Continue reading

March 1, 2015 · 1 Comment

#Gitmo2Chicago: Demonstrators Protesting Recently Revealed Chicago ‘Black Site’ Take to the Streets

The Chicago police facility Homan Square was becoming the focus of an organized protest movement this weekend, as the hacktivist collective Anonymous and organizers associated with the Black Lives Matter … Continue reading

February 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

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