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For people not from here, it's confusing. St. Louis City is not part of St. Louis County. The County has a million residents; the City about 350,000, and downtown, the museums, Forest Park, the ...
by TomP
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Aug 14, 2014 at 09:01 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
Senator Claire McCaskill, Democrat of Missouri spoke today at a church in Ferguson: FERGUSON • U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill got a standing ovation inside a church in north St. Louis County this ...
by TomP
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Aug 14, 2014 at 09:52 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
This is just a brief diary. I am putting a question out to the community, for what it is worth. All the Police actions against OWS have me really concerned. (DOH!) There are many reasons to be ...
by SeaTurtle
Comment Count 49 comments on Wed Oct 26, 2011 at 07:26 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Who says citizen action doesn't matter? A strong outcry by the locals -- forestalled the Super-Surveillance Society, at least for now anyways ... Seattle mayor scuttles police plans to use ...
by jamess
Comment Count 22 comments on Fri Feb 08, 2013 at 08:42 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Same as it ever was. I know a lot of people like blackwaterdog's diaries. I also know it's good to have a variety of opinions. Diversity is a strength, not a weakness. Democracy is messy, not ...
by washunate
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue May 11, 2010 at 08:55 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
I posted this in March, a retrospective on the G20 in Toronto Canada in 2010. I am reposting it because many of the same tactics are being used against #OWS. Updates at the bottom. This still ...
by pale cold
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Oct 25, 2011 at 11:22 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
The only way to really make sense of the events in Ferguson, Missouri, and Staten Island, New York, is to understand two concepts. The first is that police believe themselves to be the thin blue ...
by Mike Coblenz
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Jan 10, 2015 at 06:54 AM PST with 4 Recommends
No. Scratch that. Things that make you OMFG and bang your head against the wall until you get a nosebleed. Robot bug stories are amusing. As someone who is part of the SWAT team as far as bugs go, ...
by northsylvania
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Oct 26, 2007 at 07:01 AM PDT with 2 Recommends