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Criminology

  • What Former NYC Police Commissioner Bill Bratton’s Column Omitted About Racist Broken Windows Policing 03 Jun 2019 23:16 Black Star News Former NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton still trying to defend bigoted "Broken Windows" policing... On Sunday, former New York City Commissioner Bill Bratton wrote an op-ed expressing frustration that the racially-applied “Broken Windows” policing …
  • Cave heroes win Australians of the Year 25 Jan 2019 18:44 News.com.au Every year, Australia celebrates those who work towards improving our country. Across fields ranging from science to community welfare, those nominated for Australian of the Year have inspired a nation through their achievements. Craig Challen and Richard …
  • Rochester 10 26 Dec 2018 06:45 City Newspaper Who makes Rochester Rochester? The people who are most often in the public eye are the elected officials, corporate leaders, university presidents and researchers, and entertainment figures. But thousands of Rochesterians make equally important …
  • Frances Kellor and the Birth of Multiculturalism 19 Oct 2018 00:55 Q-Notes Online by Victoria A. Brownworth, LGBT History Project Few topics in American politics under President Trump elicit more controversy than immigration. The same was true in early 20th century America when waves of immigrants flooded Ellis Island, causing fears …
  • Same city, different opportunities: Study maps life outcomes for children from Chicago neighborhoods 16 Oct 2018 14:11 Chicago Tribune America is known as the land of opportunity. But new research suggests that the American Dream is much harder to reach for some kids and that wide differences exist even for those who grow up in neighborhoods mere miles apart. Researchers from Harvard …
  • Charlottesville focuses on healing as Unite the Right heads to Washington 13 Aug 2018 16:48 NBCNews Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Residents, protesters and others gathered in this Virginia city on Sunday to mark the anniversary of tumultuous …
  • One year ago, a right-wing march in Charlottesville ended in violence 12 Aug 2018 07:28 euronews Last year's tumultuous clashes in Charlottesville gripped the nation and became a flash point in a renewed discussion about the state of race relations in America. White nationalists and anti-fascist counter-protesters clashed violently, and video …
  • "Feeling Race" and Other Crucial Issues: Join Thousands of Sociologists Aug. 11-14 in Philadelphia 12 Jul 2018 22:59 Newswise Contact: Naomi Paiss, Communications Director, at (202) 247-9859, npaiss@asanet.org, or (202) 440-0875 (cell); Johanna Olexy, Senior Communications Associate, at (202) 247-9873, communications@asanet.org, or (202) 251-6251 (cell). Newswise — July 11, 2018, …
  • Trump Is Still The Same Man Who Wanted The Central Park Five Executed 20 Jun 2018 09:45 Politics Daily Impulsive and emotional reactions are Donald J. Trump’s trademark ― even more so than displaying his name in big gold letters on luxury buildings. These traits helped Trump win the presidential election, and they continue to harm innocent people every day. …
  • Finding Her Voice 16 Nov 2017 08:15 City Weekly Long before she picketed at Weber State University, before she took the LDS Church to court, before a masked gunman threatened her life, before she was shackled by ICE agents and a lifetime before she sang opera to sublimate her anxiety, Victoria Sethunya …

Critical Criminology

Crime Theory

  • Germany shooting didn’t come out of nowhere 10 Oct 2019 17:46 Jerusalem Post Flowers and candles are seen outside the synagogue in Halle, Germany October 10, 2019, after two people were killed in a shooting. (photo credit: REUTERS/FABRIZIO BENSCH) British Colonel Richard Kemp summed up German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s …
  • Trolls, conspiracy theorists, hoaxers and Trump have twisted Facebook, YouTube and the news to toxic levels - and it's only getting worse 10 Oct 2019 15:35 Pacific Northwest Inlander click to enlarge Derek Harrison photo illustration It may be getting harder and harder to figure out the truth, but at least this much is clear: It's a good time to be a liar. We've spent three years arguing if fake news swung the 2016 election — …
  • Study links high pollen days to decrease in crime 09 Oct 2019 08:05 Colorado Springs Independent Around one in five people suffers from allergic rhinitis — often called hay fever — and frequently experiences the nasal congestion, runny nose and watery eyes that accompany high-pollen days. Other symptoms of such seasonal allergies include mood changes, …
  • Nine Nobel Prize Predictions for 2019 02 Oct 2019 18:15 Inside Science These significant advancements could win the Nobel Prizes in physiology or medicine, physics, and chemistry. (Inside Science) -- Every year, the Nobel Prizes in physiology or medicine, physics, and chemistry honor great advances and discoveries in science. …
  • The Fourth Industrial Revolution – South Africa 02 Oct 2019 15:37 South Africa Today The article below begins by explaining (the definition) of The fourth industrial revolution, going over to where Africa stands in total with respect to the revolution. Thereafter, the overview flows to South Africa and then directly to the drive by the ANC …
  • The cyber attack on a prestigious university that's sending shockwaves through global governments 02 Oct 2019 06:54 Australian Broadcasting Corporation Updated October 02, 2019 16:34:33 The hack on a prestigious Australian university with far-reaching international implications. One email was all it took for hackers to steal some of the most personal information from people potentially now in high-ranking …
  • Hackers gained unprecedented access to the private information with one email 02 Oct 2019 06:54 Australian Broadcasting Corporation Updated October 02, 2019 16:35:43 Without anyone clicking on a link, a massive cyber attack of unprecedented sophistication gained access to private information of potentially high-ranking officials across the globe. Key points: A massive cyber attack …
  • Gender and Security: Redefining the State and a Threat 28 Sep 2019 15:20 Pakistan News Thinking about international security from a gender perspective allows us to re-define what is meant by the term 'international security'. Currently, the definition of 'security' is heavily influenced by classical and neo-realist theory ( …
  • The UW Women’s Center provides research and recommendations to the Washington state legislature on human trafficking in the state 27 Sep 2019 11:24 International Examiner The Washington State Capitol in Olympia, Washington. • Photo by cmh2315fl/Flickr Report by Sutapa Basu and Johnna White As the first state in the nation to criminalize human trafficking, Washington State is recognized nationally as a pioneer in the …
  • NECO withholds over 30,000 students results in Niger 16 Sep 2019 19:34 New Telegraph RESEARCH Lagos State University (LASU), last week, embarked on a major journey, which will trigger research development for the overall development of the nation   Fashola: No national development without proper data VC: Research is catalyst tool for …

Black Lives Matter

  • African artists showcase diversity in London 14 Oct 2019 07:29 Best Naira News     Stories by Prisca Sam-Duru Featuring at the annual London Art Week which attracts thousands of visitors enjoying the best of art at the Frieze Art Fair, the 1.54 Contemporary African Art Fair, the design fair PAD, the Bonhams Modern & Contemporary …
  • Outcry over 'parody' video showing Trump shooting and stabbing critics 14 Oct 2019 06:37 The New Zealand Herald A graphically violent parody video, shown at a meeting of President Donald Trump's supporters at his Miami resort, depicted a likeness of the president shooting and stabbing his opponents and members of the news media in a church, The New York Times …
  • Fictitious Video of President Shooting Critics and Media Shown at His Resort 14 Oct 2019 03:23 Seattle Times WASHINGTON — A video depicting a macabre scene of a fake President Donald Trump shooting, stabbing and brutally assaulting members of the news media and his political opponents was shown at a conference for his supporters at his Miami resort last week, …
  • Gruesome Video of Fake Trump Killing Media in Mass Shooting Played at One of His Resorts 14 Oct 2019 03:20 Yahoo! Voices Click here to read the full article. At a time when our nation is facing an epidemic of mass shootings, supporters of President Donald Trump showed a violent depiction of a fake Trump massacring members of the news media using a gun and other weapons at a …
  • Violent parody video shown at Trump resort 14 Oct 2019 03:16 Seatlle Post-Intelligencer Updated 8:03 pm PDT, Sunday, October 13, 2019 President Donald Trump speaks at the Values Voter Summit in Washington, Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019. President Donald Trump speaks at the Values Voter Summit in Washington, Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019. Photo: Manuel …
  • Fake President Shoots Media Members In Graphic Video Shown At Pro-Trump Event: Report 14 Oct 2019 02:42 Yahoo! Voices A graphic video featuring a fake President Donald Trump stabbing members of the news media and lighting the head of a political rival on fire was played at a conference for his supporters this weekend, according to a report Sunday by The New York Times. …
  • Fake video of Trump shooting critics is shown at his resort 14 Oct 2019 02:22 SF Gate US President Donald Trump speaks at the Values Voter Summit at the Omni Shoreham Hotel on October 12, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Eric BARADAT / AFP) (Photo by ERIC BARADAT/AFP via Getty Images) US President Donald Trump speaks at the Values …
  • Macabre Video of Fake Trump Shooting Media and Critics Is Shown at His Resort 14 Oct 2019 01:03 International Herald Tribune A spokesman for Mr. Trump’s campaign said he knew nothing about the video. “That video was not produced by the campaign, and we do not condone violence,” said Tim Murtaugh, the spokesman. A DeSantis spokeswoman did not respond to an email seeking comment. …
  • Why hug a cop who killed your brother? 13 Oct 2019 20:43 Florida Courier It is hard for many African Americans to understand why a Black man would embrace the White cop who had been convicted of killing his brother.  When they look at the photo of Brandt Jean hugging former Dallas police Officer Amber Guyger, they wonder how he …
  • Q&A: Former NSA Chinese espionage expert details cyber-threats  13 Oct 2019 18:37 Digital Journal Charity Wright, former NSA Chinese espionage expert, and current threat researcher with global threat intelligence firm, IntSights, has released a new analysis on Chinese influencer campaigns. Charity shares with Digital Journal the main findings. Charity …

Gender and Crime

  • You Know Her Story, Now Learn Her Name 09 Oct 2019 17:52 Candor You don’t know me; however, you’ve been inside me. In newspapers, my title was ‘unconscious, intoxicated lady.’ Ten syllables and nothing greater than that. For a while, I believed that that was all I was. I had to force myself to relearn my real name, my …
  • Sadly, when it comes to sexual abuse, predators don’t discriminate 24 Sep 2019 14:05 The Express Tribune Pakistani civil society activists take part in a protest after a child was raped and murdered.PHOTO:AFP. Earlier this month, I wrote about a case of rape against a minor in Kasur and at the end, I wrote with quite some conviction that I would be writing …
  • Unbelievable: The true story behind Netflix's new acclaimed drama 23 Sep 2019 11:17 Independent Note: This story contains plot details from Netflix’s Unbelievable, which is based on a true story In the first episode of Netflix’s Unbelievable, an 18-year-old Washington state woman reports her rape, only to face suspicion from the very detectives who …
  • Africa'second revolution whose time has come: Breaking-away from oppressive partisan poverty politics 05 Sep 2019 22:04 Bulawayo 24 News The high-sounding and inspirational liberation of the entire of Africa by political parties and liberation movements that lost its cause! The law-abiding citizens that have been reduced to the level of traumatised hostages by the same hoped-for partisan …
  • OP-ED: Defy injustice – and invoke the courage to dance with your fear 01 Aug 2019 20:40 News This is an edited version of the Inaugural Lecture on Insubordinate Leadership hosted by UCT’s KJP Leadership Institute and the Poverty and Inequality Institute. This inaugural lecture honours our insubordinate ancestors – the 20,000 women of 1956 who …
  • Why Rapists Must Get Capital Purnishment – Bunmi Dipo-Salami 15 Jul 2019 15:44 Nigerian Current Bunmi Dipo-Salami is the Executive Director, BAOBAB for Women’s Human Rights a fledgling human rights organisation in the vanguard of fighting the rights of women and girl child. In this interview, the woman activist, worried and alarmed by the seemingly …
  • The misogynists might finally learn to behave if their actions are outlawed | Catherine Bennett 14 Jul 2019 06:31 News A n exceptionally abundant glut of sexual harassment news may have overshadowed a significant victory for students at Warwick University, which, thanks to its administration’s complacency over sexist abuse, has come to occupy a prominent place in the …
  • Eve Ensler on Donald Trump, rape culture and the "unreckoned history" of America 11 Jul 2019 13:11 Salon Rape culture is both a noun and a verb. Rape culture is a society and environment in which rape and other forms of sexual violence against women and girls are made to seem normal. This is done through language and the images circulated by the media and …
  • Reuben Abati: Rape and the Senior Pastor of COZA 06 Jul 2019 08:09 Y Naija COZA is the acronym of a church in Abuja, Nigeria, known as the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly. It is one of those Pentecostal churches that dot every street of Nigeria where the Pastors claim to have a direct phone line to God, and are majorly regarded by …
  • Prisons: As always, the 'lock 'em up' lobby will prevail 02 Jul 2019 22:09 Age Geoffrey Galbraith, Beechworth Take a broad approach to reduce prison numbers It would seem there are four components to reducing recidivism (45per cent nationally). One, prevention: reducing the risk factors includes attention to education, poverty …

Prison Privatization

Prison Abolition

Corporate Crime

White Collar Crime

  • Governor Launches ACB Website in Internetless Kashmir 12 Oct 2019 10:35 Kashmir Observer On October 11, 2019 by Observer News Service Wants People to Register Graft Complaints On ACB Website ‘Freely’  Governor launching website of Anti Corruption Bureau SRINAGAR – Governor Satya Pal Malik launched www.jkacb.nic.in, website of the Anti- …
  • University Woes: The Managerial Class Gets Uppity 12 Oct 2019 09:43 News Chronicle The university, in a global sense, is passing into a managerial oblivion.  There are a few valiant holdouts, but they have the luxury of history, time, and learning.  Cambridge and Oxford, for instance, still boast traditional academics, soaking erudition, …
  • The almost comical corruption of Rudy Giuliani 11 Oct 2019 19:22 The Week Magazine Sign Up for Our free email newsletters The American ruling class is an appalling mass of corruption, like some hellish combination of scrofula, gangrene, and shingles. And one particularly pestilential boil on the national hindquarters is Rudy Giuliani, …
  • Soderbergh on Hollywood: 'It's not crooked – it's the most transparent industry going' 11 Oct 2019 09:41 Guardian Unlimited Every good movie is a heist movie at heart, whether the heist is committed on or off camera. Steven Soderbergh suspects that is what he likes about film-making: the chance to play the role of a criminal mastermind, assembling a gang of diverse talents for …
  • How one filmmaker is using artificial intelligence to uncover surveillance of her Muslim community in Chicago 10 Oct 2019 20:33 Chicago Reporter Since she was a kid, Assia Boundaoui knew that she, her family and her neighbors were being watched. It was an open secret in her hometown of Bridgeview, a Chicago suburb home to a large Muslim and Arab population where for decades residents experienced …
  • OC Realtor Allegedly Scammed Clients Out of Half Million Dollars 09 Oct 2019 06:06 NBC Los Angeles An Orange County Realtor accused of bilking dozens of investors out of half a million dollars faced a judge to answer to criminal charges Tuesday. Prosecutors say Laura Preciado took thousands of dollars from her real estate clients, got out on bail and …
  • No One Needs a Superyacht, but They Keep Selling Them 08 Oct 2019 15:16 International Herald Tribune LONDON — The end of summer is a nervous time for superyacht designers, and not because they fear that the owners of their latest creations may be disappointed with the first outings in the Mediterranean. The worry is about the designers’ next vessels, …
  • Preventing white collar crimes in organisations 08 Oct 2019 07:16 Newsday Workplace integrity is not a new term, but what is the meaning of integrity in the workplace? What does workplace integrity look like in practice? Maintaining integrity at work is crucial for employees at all levels, especially as you continue to move up …
  • Giuliani associates blow off House impeachment probe deadline, claim Democrats are trying to ‘harass’ them 08 Oct 2019 05:56 New York Daily News John Dowd, a prominent white-collar crime lawyer who previously represented President Trump in the Russia investigation, said in the letter to House investigators that his clients, Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, were not going to send records to the trio of …
  • South, Central Chambers praise budget 08 Oct 2019 02:27 Trinidad Express South and Central Chambers of Commerce commented on the 2020 budget presentation made by Finance Minister Colm Imbert yesterday. President of the Greater San Fernando Chamber of Commerce Kiran Singh said, on preliminary review of the presentation, the …

State Crime

  • ‘COULDN’T BELIEVE IT WAS HAPPENING’: Sex act joke that led to rape 14 Oct 2019 03:59 Mercury For more than a year, Sophie’s* boyfriend joked about performing a particular sexual act with her — but every time he brought it up, she told him it was never going to happen. “Countless times he made the joke. I always shut him down. It was never a grey …
  • Fairland PD receives $180k grant for crime victims 14 Oct 2019 03:07 Miami News Record FAIRLAND — Officials in Fairland are overjoyed after receiving a large grant to fund the hiring of a special crime victim’s advocate. The Fairland Police Department (FPD) received the Department of Justice grant. However, other departments in Ottawa County …
  • Tennessee State University student dies after found with gunshot wound on campus 14 Oct 2019 00:54 Tennessean Nashville Crime Stoppers allows people to anonymously submit tips to crimes they may have information about. Here are several ways you can submit a tip to Crime Stoppers. Ayrika Whitney/USA TODAY NETWORK - Tennessee A Tennessee State University student …
  • Op-Ed: Accountable state spying: Government hacking needs to be regulated 13 Oct 2019 23:32 News The South African government has not publicly avowed that it hacks, unlike some other countries. But there is publicly available evidence to suggest that these capabilities do exist, and are a factor in the South African surveillance set-up. (Photo: Pxhere …
  • 'A crime of the powerful': what are Australia's anti-corruption bodies? 13 Oct 2019 23:30 Sydney Morning Herald Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size It can be hard to be a famous politician at a state level, competing with federal colleagues who rub shoulders with presidents and enjoy the Canberra spotlight. But there is one path to fame that is …
  • Man dies after shooting at Tennessee State University 13 Oct 2019 23:18 Tennessean A man died Sunday afternoon after he was shot while on the Tennessee State University campus.  The victim was shot in the abdomen around noon at the 3400 block of Alameda Street, according to a statement from Nashville police. The man was transported to …
  • Manoj Tiwari calls for NRC citing rising crime in Delhi, AAP hits back 13 Oct 2019 22:22 Indian Express “As many as 80% crimes involve illegal immigrants in Delhi. That’s why I have been demanding NRC (in the capital) but whenever I do so, (Chief Minister) Arvind Kejriwal rises as their shield,” he said. Holding “illegal immigrants” responsible for 80% …
  • SBA warns of bad ole days of NYC crime, slamming mayor, commish 13 Oct 2019 22:20 NYPOST The head of the city’s sergeants union slammed Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner James O’Neill for playing politics with policing, warning that crime will return to the bad old days. “We continue to do the wrong thing because of the politics,” …
  • Canada warns of state of emergency in Jamaica 13 Oct 2019 19:00 Radio Jamaica Te Government of Canada has updated the emergency status for Jamaica on a travel advisory due to what it has descirbed as a continued high level of violent crime. The Jamaican Government  recently declared a state of emergency, effective until October 19, …
  • MAVERICK CITIZEN: State Capture gathering: Power to the People 13 Oct 2019 18:23 News The People's Hearing panelists: Nonhle Mbuthuma, Nomboniso Gasa and Yasmin Sooka (Photo: supplied) Former president Jacob Zuma once said “corruption is a victimless crime”, a most staggering statement that rings in everyone’s ears as we watch …

Environmental Crime

  • On the road: We need to get off this freeway to nowhere 11 Sep 2019 15:05 Age Senior traffic engineer Andrew O'Brien has stated the obvious – when the North East Link is built, in its current form, Option A, it will have a dramatic effect on the Eastern Freeway. His evidence to the environmental effects hearings into the …
  • Trump wrong about Dems, census, citizenship 15 Jul 2019 04:29 Washington Times WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is spreading falsehoods on issues of race, immigration and American-ness, exhorting four non-white female lawmakers to “go back” to where they came from and crying foul over his failed bid to add a citizenship …
  • The Koch Brothers and the Tar-Sands 09 Jul 2019 01:50 Canadian Dimension John McMurtry   Canadian Business, Canadian Politics   July 8, 2019 Big Lies and Ecocide in Canada As we know, big lies can run free across borders with few people joining the dots. For example, no media has been reporting that China’s growing dispute with …
  • Where does your plastic go? Global investigation reveals America's dirty secret 17 Jun 2019 06:55 The Guardian What happens to your plastic after you drop it in a recycling bin? According to promotional materials from America’s plastics industry, it is whisked off to a factory where it is seamlessly transformed into something new. linker This is not the experience …
  • Ghana marks World Environment Day. 07 Jun 2019 05:55 Ghanaian Times Instituted by the United Nations (UN) in 1974, it is celebrated on June 5every year to promote awareness and action for the protection of the environment. It has, thus become the UN’s flagship platform for campaigning on emerging environmental issues from …
  • Mines & Energy Minister Rallies Liberian to Take Pragmatic Steps in Tackling Air Pollution - Front Page Africa 07 Jun 2019 05:18 Liberian Times Liberia’s Environmental Protection Agency celebrates 2019 World Environment Day with colorful activities that commence with a grand march and culminated with an indoor program attended by cross-section of stakeholders including policymakers and students …
  • Can we arm the nation without harming our own? 24 May 2019 13:26 National Catholic Reporter Dust rising from demolition work can be seen at the old Kansas City Plant site in south Kansas City, Missouri, pictured May 16, 2019. (NCR photo/Toni-Ann Ortiz) Editor's note: As the government invests in the modernization of the U.S. nuclear …
  • Revealed: 1.6m Americans live near the most polluting incinerators in the US 21 May 2019 12:23 The Guardian A total of 1.6 million Americans live next to the most polluting incinerators in the country, with lower-income and minority communities exposed to the vast majority of pollution coming from these waste-burning plants. The burning of household and …
  • How a lawyer, a lobbyist and a legislator waged war on an... 24 Apr 2019 18:06 SF Gate Keisha Brown sits outside her home in Birmingham, Ala. Brown has respiratory problems that she attributes to the level of pollution in her area. Keisha Brown sits outside her home in Birmingham, Ala. Brown has respiratory problems that she attributes to …
  • The betrayal: How a lawyer, a lobbyist and a legislator waged war on an Alabama Superfund cleanup 24 Apr 2019 15:41 The Washington Post BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — In autumn of 2013, a senior executive from a powerful coal company and a lawyer from one of the state’s most influential firms hashed out a strategy for avoiding a serious — and expensive — problem. The Environmental Protection Agency …

Critical Theory

  • Are SA’s university professors a bunch of socialists? 08 Oct 2019 22:01 Mail & Guardian COMMENT No political philosophy, ideology or theory is beyond the scrutiny of intellectual critique. However, one expects such scrutiny to be fair, honest, thorough and open-minded. Increasingly on social media, political publications and television, what …
  • OPINIONISTA: Why socialism thrives nowhere, except at universities 25 Sep 2019 03:11 Daily Maverick Johan Fourie, associate professor of economics at the University of Stellenbosch, wrote a revealing column (paywalled) after talking to a group of journalism students about capitalism. Most of the students believed capitalism to be a system that exploits …
  • Introduction to Sociological Theory: Theorists, Concepts, and their Applicability to the Twenty-First Century, 2nd Edition 17 Sep 2019 06:41 Wiley List of Boxed Features xi List of Figures Acknowledgments xiii How to Use This Book xvi Introduction: Welcome to Sociological Theory 1 Analyzing Social Life 4 Societal Transformation and the Origins of Sociology 12 The Establishment of Sociology 17 The …
  • How to Be an Anticapitalist in the 21st Century by Erik Olin Wright – review 29 Aug 2019 08:40 Guardian Weekly As long as there have been people who called themselves socialists, there have been people arguing about what socialism is. Socialism is a large, fractious family. Many of its members are not on speaking terms, or have a history of killing one another. …
  • How whites became pariahs in academia 13 Aug 2019 09:11 The American Thinker Likely you've never heard of Noel Ignatiev, yet he's been influential in much of what is going on in culture and politics today.  A left-wing Jewish American author and historian, Ignatiev has been one of the main voices in helping shape and direct …
  • Socialism and Democratic World Law Will Promote the Self-Act 30 Jul 2019 21:23 OpEdNews Socialism and Democratic World Law Will Promote the Self-Actualization of Everyone Professor Glen T. Martin is the President of the World Constitution and Parliament Association, which is the organization that drafted the Earth Constitution, which is an …
  • The Dilemma of Vladimir Lenin 02 Jul 2019 03:44 Op Ed News From Truthdig Chris Hedges gave this talk Friday at Left Forum in New York City. Vladimir Lenin has two legacies. One is the brilliant revolutionary tactician. The second is Lenin the New Czar. He was, ironically, Russia's most fervent champion of the …
  • Mohler takes issue with resolution on Critical Race Theory 25 Jun 2019 23:22 Pathway EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is an excerpt from the June 14th edition of The Briefing podcast by Southern Baptist Theological Seminary President Al Mohler. BIRMINGHAM – This year the convention adopted several resolutions, but the most controversial in …
  • Interview Sara Salem 24 Jun 2019 19:09 Africa News Sara Salem is an Assistant Professor in Sociology at the London School of Economics. Sara's research interests include political sociology, postcolonial studies, Marxist theory, feminist theory, and global histories of empire and imperialism. She is …
  • The evolution of a resolution 21 Jun 2019 18:01 One News Now A controversial resolution passed in the closing moments of last week's annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention continues to roil discussion among members of America's largest Protestant denomination. Some are taking issue with the way it …

Vegan Criminology

  • Calif. becomes first state to ban fur products 14 Oct 2019 02:21 KSWB SACRAMENTO — California has become the first U.S. state to ban the sale of animal fur products. Gov. Gavin Newsom signed legislation Friday that will make it illegal to sell, donate or manufacture new fur products in the state. The bill, authored by state …
  • Gavin Newsom Bans Manufacture, Sale of Fur Products and Circus Animal Performances 14 Oct 2019 01:15 Breitbart The bills signed into law by the Democrat governor also ban most animals from performing in circuses, according to a report by The Hill. On Saturday, the governor announced the bans on Twitter: California is officially the first state in the nation to ban …
  • Blood smuggling in China: Why pregnant women are breaking the law to find out their babies' sex 14 Oct 2019 00:45 CNN The passenger was crossing Futian port's inspection hall, a border post separating the mainland Chinese city of Shenzhen from Hong Kong, on a sweltering Friday in July 2017. Four days later, they intercepted another woman, carrying what appeared to be …
  • California becomes first state to ban fur production 13 Oct 2019 23:27 Naplesnews A wildfire burning north of Los Angeles has forced mandatory evacuations of some 100,000 people as firefighters continue to battle the blaze driven by powerful Santa Ana winds. (Oct. 11) AP Domestic SACRAMENTO, Calif. – California will be the first state …
  • Retrofitting busy highways to let wildlife travel safely, too 13 Oct 2019 20:46 SF Gate Mark Lawler, an environmental specialist with the Colorado Department of Transportation, consults images of a tunnel created for wildlife's safe passage beneath three lanes of speeding traffic. Mark Lawler, an environmental specialist with the Colorado …
  • California becomes the first state to ban fur products 13 Oct 2019 18:44 CNN Gov. Gavin Newsom signed legislation Friday that will make it illegal to sell, donate or manufacture new fur products in the state. The bill, authored by state assemblymaker Laura Friedman, applies to all new clothing, handbags, shoes and other items made …
  • California Becomes First State to Ban Sale, Manufacture of Fur 13 Oct 2019 17:41 Yahoo! Voices Click here to read the full article. California is hitting back against the fur industry. On Saturday, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill, AB 44, which prohibits the sale and manufacturing of all fur — making California the first state to pass such …
  • California governor signs law banning manufacture, sale of fur products 13 Oct 2019 16:12 Hill California Gov. Gavin NewsomGavin Christopher NewsomCalifornia governor signs law banning people from smoking in state parks, on beaches California becomes first state in US requiring public universities to offer abortion pill on campus Calif. officials …
  • Correction: California-New Laws story 13 Oct 2019 16:07 Brandon Sun FILE -- In this Sept. 18, 2018 file photo protesters with the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) hold signs to ban fur in Los Angeles prior to a news conference at Los Angeles City. California will ban the sale and manufacture of new fur …
  • California becomes first US state to ban fur products 13 Oct 2019 15:39 Independent California has become the first US state to ban the sale and manufacture of new fur products. On Saturday, California’s governor Gavin Newsom signed a bill into law to prohibit residents from making or selling items such as clothing, shoes or handbags made …