We execute children, too, and without even formal process.
Remember Tamir Rice, anyone? Two seconds from initial contact to murder by a psychopath in blue.
Appalling news from Saudi Arabia - Murtaja Qureiris, arrested aged 13, is facing execution for taking part in protests while he was just 10 years old. Read more: http://amn.st/6010Eoucg
Breaking: @miamiherald Broward’s public defender says a pregnant woman with a mental illness was left alone in a cell in the North Broward jail run by @browardsheriff last month as she gave birth to her baby. Story soon
#RuinFridayIn4Words The results of this poll
The good news: Man back in space.
The bad news: It's government doing it.
This needs to be done privately, with a profit motive, so that it'll *stick*. Otherwise, it's just grandstanding.
We're sending the next man, and first woman, to the lunar South Pole by 2024. To do that, we're updating our call to American industry and broadening it to help us build and design an integrated human lunar lander system. Detail…
Lemme translate : authoritarians ❤️ authoritarians.
Cairo, Egypt - billboard propaganda poster proclaiming El Sisi’s love for Donald Trump (1/4 outside the US Embassy - h/t @miloflamingo).
The government eats its own, too.
I am not sympathetic.
it sucks, doesn't it
Call it by its name: murder.
An @ajc investigation finds at least a dozen people with diabetes died gruesome deaths in Georgia jails and prisons over the past decade because they were denied insulin https://preview.ajc.com/news/state--regional-govt--politics/for-some-prisons-and-jails-diabetes-has-meant-death-sentence/wVz7xy1g4ujG3ClhH1visJ/
And the tweet that brought it to my attention.....
People of the Pun, may I present today's offering, recognizing that you might have to be of a certain age to get it.
Now you have to see it too!
Just when you think the government has reached the limits of depravity.
#BREAKING After the recent stay granted to a death row inmate who wanted his Buddhist spiritual advisor in the execution chamber, Texas prisons have retooled their policy - to remove ALL chaplains from the execution chamber. h/t @TCADPdotORG
A 16 year old is interrogated without Miranda warnings and without his parents present. The cops lie, telling the minor that he has child pornography on his phone and is thus a felon who will have to go on the sex offender registry. The minor immediately suicides. /1
Here's the opinion re: lying cops not liable for illegally interrogating, threatening, and terrifying a student to his death.
Why oh why did these esteemed authors write these instruction manuals?
There's a really long thread here, but worth the time.
“If you need me to prove my humanity, I’m not the one who’s not human.”
— Suhaiymah Manzoor-Khan
There are monsters wearing human skin. DeSanctis is one of them, a person who would condemn others to misery, in service of her "pro life" dogma.
Here's the article she lied about.
This genre of article in which parents wax poetic about wishing they had aborted their child needs to be eradicated from our abo…
This is what people do when the government does not get in their way.
This Chicago woman impulsively charged 20 hotel rooms on her credit card to save homeless people during the polar vortex -- and it snowballed into a lifesaving effort by a group of strangers. https://cbsn.ws/2D2JKYJ
This is the voice of tyranny exhorting you to help them reach total control over your life and everyone else's life.
Look again 👀 …it could save lives.
If you see something suspicious, like someone buying knives, hammers and other objects that could be used to cause harm - ACT.
Reporting it won’t ruin lives, but it might save them 📲 http://www.gov.uk/ACT
Those who do monstrous things are not monsters?
One of the biggest challenge when we study the tragedy of #Auschwitz, is to understand that the perpetrators were not monsters. They were people - fathers, husbands and dog owners - who accepted the ideology of hatred & evil and were able to do monstrous things on its behalf.
I'm an Objectivist who has "shrugged". It's time to look for exits.
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