Off The Grid Recent accounts of police brutality have sparked an important conversation about racial profiling and police misconduct. Body Cameras are widely regarded as a positive step forward in the the fight for a safer and more just society. Studies show that police use force less often and receive fewer citizen complaints when wearing
Facebook has acquired a new patent that may make it difficult for you to receive a loan based off of the credit of your online friends
Off The Grid You may need to be more selective about which Facebook friend requests you accept from now on. Facebook has acquired a patent that could allow users to be denied a loan based off of the credit of their online friends. The patent itself is actually for a program to help prevent spam,
Travis Irvine Related Story Jesse Ventura Says He Will Never Use This Term Theres something different going on in the 2016 presidential race — on both sides, the most anti-establishment candidates are drawing the largest crowds and rising in the polls. In the GOP, billionaire businessman Donald Trump is still blowing his competition out of
Andy Parker becomes an advocate for gun control after his daughter Alison Parker was shot and killed on live television reporting for WDBJ. He plans on speaking to lawmakers and announcing his push for legislation at DCs gun control rally September 10th.
Kanika Lal The father of the slain Virginia TV reporter continues his fight for gun control. Alison Parkers father, Andy Parker, will join a gun control rally in Washington D.C. on September 10th, on behalf of his daughter who was shot and killed on live television on August 26th while she was conducting an interview
Off The Grid Don’t care about Syria? Maybe you should. The country is currently in a civil war and and large portion of its population is in desperate need of help. Related Story Jesse Ventura Says He Will Never Use This Term Here are some sobering facts, courtesy of Amnesty International: 10.8 Million people
The mother of the broadcast news reporter who was gunned down on live television by a deranged gunman is now planning to make her lifes work trying to quote implement effective and reasonable safeguards against this happening again.
Off The Grid I read over the weekend that somebody was attacked with a machete. Its a tool that is being obviously misused, just like guns are. How about the United States government stops selling arms throughout the world and set an example that we could all try and live up to domestically. Innocent civilians
Alex Logan Really, Dick? You were right about Iraq?Then, I guess ISIS never happened. 5,000 U.S. soldiers didnt die, and those half million Iraqis must still be alive. Plus, two trillion dollars werent spent to ultimately do nothing but destabilize a part of the world we had no business ever entering in the first place.
This morning, John McAfee, best known for founding the anti-virus software firm McAfee Security (to which is he no longer affiliated), filed paperwork (PDF) with the Federal Election Commission announcing his intent to run for the office of President of the United States. Heres 15 things you probably didnt know about him.
Jen Hobbs So what’s John McAfee running on and why is he running? Wired reports: Like Lawrence Lessig, the Harvard professor who is running for president to push an agenda for campaign finance reform, McAfee seems far more concerned with having his voice heard on one particular issue than with taking a seat in the Oval Office. In
If Fox News is allowed to write clickbait headlines with no substance, then I can too. When anyone doubts our journalistic credibility, well refer to ourselves as merely entertainment! Just ignore that little word News in their title. But I digress
Alex Logan If Fox News is allowed to write clickbait headlines with no substance, then I can too. When anyone doubts our journalistic credibility, well refer to ourselves as merely entertainment! Just ignore that little word News in their title. But I digress When learning about a religion, you typically have to LEARN. ABOUT. IT.
Travis Irvine Like my parents will never forget where they were when JFK was assassinated, Ill never forget where I was when I heard about 9/11. It was my generations life changing event that would be shrouded in conspiracy from then on. On the morning of September 11, 2001, we had a TV that barely
Off The Grid Baltimores Board of Estimates, which handles the citys financial affairs, has approved a $6.4 million deal to settle civil clams tied to the death of Freddie Gray. This ensures that his family members would not have to sit through years of litigations. “This settlement represents an opportunity to bring closure to the
NY Mayor Bill De Blasio and police commissioner Bill Bratton apologize to James Blake after he was allegedly slammed to the ground and arrested in a mixed-up suspect search.
Kanika Lal New York Mayor Bill De Blasio and New York City’s Police Commissioner Bill Bratton have reached out to apologize to former tennis pro James Blake after officers mistook him for a suspect in a credit card fraud scheme. Related Story President Obama Extends Paid Sick Leave in Honor of Labor Day Blake, who