Posts Tagged ‘Mass’

Why Misinformation Travels In The Wake Of Mass Tragedy

During an emergent situation, rumors can have social and psychological consequences. Healthy Living Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx […]

How We Cover Mass Shootings Affects How Many There Will Be

As information filters in about the gunman who opened fire Wednesday on Republican congressmen at a baseball practice in Alexandria, Virginia, news organizations weigh their responsibility to inform the public of a newsworthy event against the possibility that the reporting will inspire future attacks. A second shooting, later in the day at a San Francisco […]

President Bill Clinton Gets It Wrong On Mass Incarceration

President Bill Clinton doubled down on his 1994 Crime Bill, pulling back from his recent apology for his role in the over incarceration of young African Americans. Instead, today he labeled these youth in similar fashion to his wife’s description 20 years ago, as a type of predator that leads to people being “hopped up […]

U.S. Park Police Enters Historic Settlement Over Mass Arrests

WASHINGTON — On Monday morning, the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund announced that it had reached a historic $ 2.2 million settlement with the Justice Department and the Department of the Interior that will ensure the U.S. Park Police will no longer conduct mass arrests of demonstrators known as “kettling.” The practice of surrounding protesters, […]

California AG Appeals Booting Of Orange County DA From Mass Murder Case Over Misconduct Allegations

LOS ANGELES — California Attorney General Kamala Harris has appealed a decision by an Orange County Superior Court judge to eject the county’s entire district attorney’s office from a high-profile mass murder case over allegations of “significant” misconduct by the DA. “The findings of the court regarding the discovery violations in this case are serious,” […]

The Mind of the Mass Murderer

Mass murders are becoming a depressingly familiar routine in the United States — we can now expect to experience a media grabbing shooting about once a month. And the frequency can only increase as future cohorts of copycat killers are spawned by the seductive opportunity to temporarily gain the spotlight. Amidst the anguish and heartbreak […]

Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction: Build Implements of Spitball Warfare

Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction: Build Implements of Spitball Warfare PopularMechanics.com selection for one of The Best DIY and Home Improvement Books of 2009 We’ve come a long way from the Peashooter Era: with the advent of modern household products and office supplies–binder clips, clothespins, rubber bands, ballpoint pens, toothpicks, paper clips, plastic utensils, and […]

Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction

Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction With the advent of modern household products and office supplies-binder clips, clothespins, rubber bands, ballpoint pens, toothpicks, paper clips, plastic utensils, and matches and barbeque lighters-troublemakers of all stripes have the components needed to build an impressive, if somewhat miniaturized, arsenal. Detailed, step-by-step instructions for each project are provided, including […]

Miniweapons of Mass Destruction: Build Implements of Spitball Warfare

Miniweapons of Mass Destruction: Build Implements of Spitball Warfare New – With the advent of modern household products and office supplies – binder clips, clothespins, rubber bands, ballpoint pens, toothpicks, paper clips, plastic utensils, and matches and barbecue lighters – troublemakers of all stripes have the components needed to build an impressive, if somewhat miniaturised, […]

Outsmart High Cholesterol – Prevention Magazine Health Books – Mass Market Paperback

Outsmart High Cholesterol – Prevention Magazine Health Books – Mass Market Paperback Outsmart High Cholesterol List Price: 6.99 Price: 6.29