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Majid Khan has been in U.S. custody since 2003. His name is Majid Khan. Born in Pakistan, he is a legal resident of the United States, having lived in Maryland and graduated from a Baltimore ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 75 comments on Tue Jun 02, 2015 at 10:21 AM PDT with 154 Recommends
We are in the second day of the fundraiser for my site ChaunceyDeVega.com. I would like to thank the folks who have donated so far. Their generosity is much appreciated. If you can, are able, and ...
by chaunceydevega
Comment Count 22 comments on Tue Jun 02, 2015 at 11:05 AM PDT with 37 Recommends
Among other threats to his ex-wife, Anthony Douglas Elonis posted this on his Facebook wall: If I only knew then what I know now, I would have smothered your ass with a pillow, dumped your body ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 233 comments on Mon Jun 01, 2015 at 08:43 AM PDT with 110 Recommends
So was this recent bit ...
by annieli
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Jun 02, 2015 at 11:12 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
There is mourning in Washington DC tonight as the police state apologists could not get a bill together that would continue the Patriot Act. As the clock was ticking down on the Senate Floor, ...
by Eternal Hope
Comment Count 141 comments on Sun May 31, 2015 at 06:35 PM PDT with 113 Recommends
Samantha Elauf, denied a sales job at an ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 174 comments on Mon Jun 01, 2015 at 09:56 AM PDT with 68 Recommends
Let me start off by apologizing in advance. I am not a professional writer and my grammar can tend to suck. (Figured I would head the Grammar Nazi's off at the pass.) :) This is my first Diary, but ...
by AlphaLop
Comment Count 96 comments on Sat May 30, 2015 at 09:59 AM PDT with 163 Recommends
Don Siegelman, Alabama's only progressive governor in a very Red State also served the citizens of Alabama in the other three statewide offices: Secretary of State, Attorney General and Lt. Governor.
by wclint
Comment Count 47 comments on Sun May 31, 2015 at 08:50 AM PDT with 111 Recommends
The amendments would have pulled the teeth out of the act, eliminating the few but important reforms that were in the Freedom Act. Those amendments got a big thumbs down from the Senate. The USA ...
by windsong01
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Jun 02, 2015 at 04:25 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
State Sen. Ernie Chambers finally won his 38-year battle to get Nebraska's death penalty repealed. With Wednesday's override vote in its one-house legislature, Nebraska ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 121 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 04:01 PM PDT with 212 Recommends
My heart goes out to the residents of the areas affected by tornadoes and flooding in Texas, Oklahoma, and Mexico. I have heard some heartbreaking stories of loss of lives and of destruction of ...
by JoanMar
Comment Count 35 comments on Fri May 29, 2015 at 04:51 PM PDT with 111 Recommends
I have recently learned that climate change will be MUCH worse than previously thought: It is already affecting chocolate! That's right, the elixir that gives guys a fighting chance is already 25% ...
by elenacarlena
Comment Count 106 comments on Sat May 30, 2015 at 05:08 PM PDT with 42 Recommends
So the former DHS/TSA heads get lucrative private sector jobs, the minimum wage workers cop stuff like tablets out of your bags, and the delays in approving agency heads and funding by an ...
by annieli
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Jun 02, 2015 at 01:40 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
Via Ars , this disturbing story: After researching the app and speaking with a trainer from Xora, Plaintiff and her co-workers asked whether Intermex would be monitoring their movements while off ...
by angryea
Comment Count 392 comments on Tue May 12, 2015 at 05:29 AM PDT with 307 Recommends
Two months ago, France passed a law that requires the rooftops of new commercial buildings to be partially (at least) covered by solar panels or plants. The law, passed back in March, was a ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 52 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 12:26 PM PDT with 91 Recommends
Many unjust verdicts across the years have exposed just how protected police misconduct is under the law. Four LAPD Police Officers were ...
by Shaun King
Comment Count 53 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 09:55 AM PDT with 96 Recommends
You just never know when the next blasphemy drawing competition will provoke someone under surveillance, so one should be proactive just in case you don't have enough evidence, or a third " Precog "
by annieli
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Jun 02, 2015 at 03:08 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
This is a roundup of news related to Palestine with a particular focus on grassroots action and peaceful civil disobedience in the Occupied Territories and within the borders of Israel proper. We ...
by subir
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun May 31, 2015 at 07:25 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
What are in-flight emergencies. A Wisconsin woman is looking for answers after she said Southwest Airlines refused to let her use her cellphone to make a call that ...
by annieli
Comment Count 276 comments on Thu May 14, 2015 at 12:20 PM PDT with 211 Recommends
Huge factory-like dairies in Yakima, Washington, that confine tens of thousands of cows were applying millions of gallons of manure onto a few fields and calling it “fertilizer.” In fact, some ...
by Paul Bland for Public Justice
Comment Count 79 comments on Tue May 12, 2015 at 08:01 AM PDT with 185 Recommends