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(Lucas Jackson/Reuters) My reaction to the tragic death of Daunte Wright in a Minneapolis suburb due to excessive police force was pretty much the same as Phil’s: A trained police officer’s mistaking a handgun for a taser seems inconceivable. It has nevertheless happened a few times. The instances are statistically negligible: A 2020 analysis claimed
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Protesters clashed with police officers in Brooklyn Center on Sunday after an officer fatally shot a young black man Dante Wright. 20-year-old Daunte Wright was killed by police in Minneapolis suburb, Brooklyn Center, on Sunday. Brooklyn Center Police released a statement following the shooting. Wright was shot by police after he reentered his car and
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Protesters clashed with police officers in Brooklyn Center on Sunday after an officer fatally shot a driver. Black Lives Matter members jumped on police cars in the afternoon. Advertisement – story continues below JUST IN – #BLM crowd starting to jump on police cars after officer-involved shooting in #Minneapolispic.twitter.com/ZgVqapnair — Disclose.tv 🚨 (@disclosetv) April 12,
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A worker assembles a box for delivery at the Amazon fulfillment center in Baltimore, Md., April 30, 2019. (Clodagh Kilcoyne/Reuters) It certainly wasn’t because they were snookered into voting against their own interests. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE ‘T hanks, but no thanks.” So said Amazon employees — by a two-to-one margin — to the self-serving union
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Some updates on the Derek Chauvin trial. Writer Paul Craig Roberts has been reporting the facts (not the spin) regarding the Derek Chauvin trial from Minneapolis.  Unfortunately, the visual “evidence” was constantly hyped all over the media. What people thought they saw was not the explanation…… It will take a heroic jury to find Chauvin
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(Kritchanut/Getty Images) How are local governments allowed to tax people who neither live nor work within their limits? What’s a city official to do when a pandemic slams tax revenue? In our home states of Michigan and Ohio, state and local leaders have an odd — and unconstitutional — answer. They want cities to tax
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This is heartbreaking. A Brazilian nurse created a contraption made of disposable gloves filled with warm water to simulate human contact for Covid patients suffering in isolation dubbed, “The Hand of God.” Newsweek reported: Brazilian nurse technician Semei Araújo Cunha posted her glove contraption to her social media accounts on March 20, according to a
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People protest in support of the unionizing efforts of the Alabama Amazon workers, in Los Angeles, California, March 22, 2021. (Lucy Nicholson/Reuters) A high-profile unionization effort by Amazon workers in Alabama fell short Friday, as Amazon easily passed the 1,608 votes needed at its 6,000-person warehouse in Bessemer. An early count showed that workers opted
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Approximately 40% of US Marines has declined the Covid-19 vaccine. The military cannot force servicemembers to get the Covid vaccine “because they have only emergency use authorizations from the Food and Drug Administration, meaning service members who are required to receive a series of other vaccinations have the option of declining shots to protect against
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(Dado Ruvic/Reuters) Plagued by CCP disinformation, American social-media platforms have failed to ban the offending accounts. As antitrust regulators and members of Congress trained their sights on tech companies last year, Mark Zuckerberg reached for the ultimate rhetorical shield in Washington today: China. Before a congressional panel in August, the Facebook CEO made sure to
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President Joe Biden speaks about his infrastructure plan at Carpenters Pittsburgh Training Center in Pittsburgh, Pa., March 31, 2021. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) Nondefense spending rises an incredible 16 percent in the president’s new wish list. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE P residential “budgets” are among the most deceiving documents to come out of Washington, D.C. Presidents don’t set
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President Biden speaks in the State Dining Room in Washington, D.C., January 22, 2021. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) President Biden’s attempt to rewrite history suggests Democrats are worried about the fallout. If you look at national polls, you’d get the impression that the controversy over Major League Baseball’s decision to pull the All-Star Game out of Atlanta
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Joe Biden’s deviant spawn Hunter Biden appeared on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” Thursday night and had a laugh about his laptop. Hunter Biden told Jimmy Kimmel that his laptop is a “red herring” and that he really doesn’t even know if it’s his. “I don’t know is the answer,” Hunter said laughing. WATCH: TRENDING: BRUTAL: Female
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Rep. Matt Gaetz (R., Fla.) speaks during a Committee meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., June 17, 2020. (Kevin Dietsch/Reuters) The House Committee on Ethics announced Friday it would begin an investigation into possible sexual misconduct, illicit drug use, and other alleged misconduct by Representative Matt Gaetz (R., Fla.). “The Committee is aware of
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(Illustration: Dado Ruvic/Reuters) I have a column today on how U.S. social-media companies have failed to confront propaganda spread by official CCP state media and government accounts. In the piece, I discuss the findings of a recent study on the problem by the Australian Strategic Policy Institute. There’s an additional takeaway from that report that
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Guns are sold inside of Dick’s Sporting Goods in Stroudsburg, Penn., February 28, 2018 (Eduardo Munoz/Reuters) It is encouraging to see some gun-controllers taking halfway-sensible stances, and there is room for compromise. But there’s also reason to be wary. Writing in the New York Times, former Brady Campaign director Dan Gross offers a couple of
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