Daily Archives: August 18, 2014

VIDEO: John Oliver’s Brilliant Rant on Why Police Must Have Their Military ‘Toys’ Taken Away

AlterNet.org Main RSS Feed by Janet Allon ‘If they can go a whole night without killing an unarmed black man, they can have their f*cking toys back.’ HBO’s John Oliver dove right into events in Ferguson last night, entertaining as he informed his audience about the absurd over-militarization of America’s police forces and, of course, […]

Obama: “The Greatest Enemy of Press Freedom in a Generation”

Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist on Obama: “The Greatest Enemy of Press Freedom in a Generation” A Lightning War for Liberty by Michael Krieger James Risen is not just a phenomenal reporter, he is also an extremely courageous and honorable American patriot. His case is a very disturbing one, and it has justifiably received a great deal of […]

Latest from Ferguson: Brown was shot six times, reporters being threatened, National Guard called in

Latest from Ferguson: Brown was shot six times, reporters being threatened, National Guard called in  Daily Kos Morning in America More than a week after police gunned down an unarmed teenager in the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, unrest continues.Earlier today, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon called in the National Guard: Gov. Jay Nixon said the National Guard […]