While decades of sociological research betray the general sentiments of many white citizens, white law enforcement officers continue to maintain even more racially resentful and racially conservative sets of beliefs than white citizens writ large.
The political use of a religious vision spells danger for Israel, America, and the world.
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One person was taken to a hospital and a cat was saved after a fire broke out Thursday night at a home in Fort Lauderdale, authorities said.The incident was reported at 848 NE 62nd Court.Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue officials said firefighters…
59 percent of the children were shot, while 15 percent burned to death in their homes, 7 percent succumbed to beatings and 2 percent were killed by landmines.
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“The findings of the report support our ongoing call to immediately release people from detention, as ICE has proven time and time again to be incapable of meeting basic standards for humane treatment.”
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Masses of heavily armed Israeli soldiers have descended upon the occupied Palestinian territories as a Third Intifada continues in the wake of the United States’ recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
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A New York woman is facing federal charges for allegedly trying to send bitcoin to the Islamic State, according to an indictment unsealed in federal court Thursday.
The U.S. Attorney’s Office of the Eastern District of New York charged Zoobia Shahnaz, 27, with bank fraud, conspiracy to commit money laundering and three substantive counts of money laundering, UPI reported.
Prosecutors said Shahnaz “defrauded numerous financial institutions and obtained over $85,000 in illicit proceeds.” She allegedly converted the funds to bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to send the money out of the country to support the Islamic State, UPI reported.
Shahnaz, a U.S. citizen, allegedly lied to obtain a $22,500 loan and apply for more than a dozen credit cards to buy bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, according to prosecutors, UPI reported.
She allegedly wired more than $150,000 to individuals and “apparent shell entities” in Pakistan, China and Turkey, prosecutors said.
Shahnaz could face up to 30 years for the bank fraud charge and 20 years for reach money laundering count, UPI reported.
Mainstream media are just now breaking stories detailing how weapons sent to Syria by the CIA fuelled the rapid growth of ISIS.
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