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DoJ slaps Albuquerque PD’s wrist for repetitive excessive force; recommends policy revisions.

Firedoglake | Justice Department: Routine use of deadly force by Albuquerque result of “Culture of Aggression” “Albuquerque police officers often use deadly force in circumstances where there is no imminent threat of death or serious bodily harm to officers or … Continue reading

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Over 100 Children a Year Die Working On Farms: Why Do Prominent Right-Wingers Fight Safety Regulations? | | AlterNet

“Between 1995 and 2002 there were an estimated 907 youth that died on American farms,” said Flores López, citing NIOSHs data. “Thats well over 100 preventable deaths each year.” via Over 100 Children a Year Die Working On Farms: Why … Continue reading

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