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Bastrop County Jade Helm 15 (Ustream)

Paranoid Texans grill Army spokesman on Jade Helm 15 exercise that’s sparking fears of military takeover

The Army spokesman assured participants that the United Nations was not involved in the operations, but the crowd jeered when he told them he was not familiar with Agenda 21 – another conspiracy theory.
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South Carolina cops face prison time for sadistically tasering mentally disabled woman

The officer offered to let 40-year-old Melissa Davis go if she let him shock her with the Taser once more in the forehead.
Fox News host Elisabeth Hassebeck and Assistant Chief Anita Najiy (screen grabs)

Fox & Friends attacks Miami’s history-making black woman cop because she could be a flag-hating Muslim

Elisabeth Hasselbeck and the hosts of Fox & Friends suggested on Monday that they had a “right to know” if the first black woman to be appointed Assistant Chief of Police in Miami was a Muslim who hated America.
John Blue (WSB)

Georgia man’s life destroyed after he is jailed for 7 months — and then acquitted in 45 minutes

A Georgia man lost custody of his two sons, his business, his apartment, most of his belongings, and seven months of his life when he was jailed for allegedly attacking a social worker.
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Here are 5 ways it’s become a crime to be poor in America — punishable by further impoverishment

A new report details perverse policies that are driving more people into hopeless, inescapable poverty.
Megan Sheehan suffered broken facial bones and teeth during arrest (KGO)

Watch: Cops break woman’s face because ‘she flunked the attitude test’ during drunken arrest

“I should have never gotten that drunk, but also there are ways to detain someone and not break their face,” Megan Sheehan said.
Thoughtful African American woman (Shutterstock)

The state still controls women’s bodies — especially brown and black ones

Minorities are more likely to be denied reproductive healthcare that white, middle-class women.

The anti-surveillance state: Clothes and gadgets block face recognition technology and make you digitally invisible

An entire industry is dedicated to getting your privacy back.
Harry Reid's facial injuries

Punked: Limbaugh, Beck, and Breitbart swallow fake story about Harry Reid and his ‘drunk’ brother brawling

Rush Limbaugh, Glenn Beck, Breitbart, and Laura Ingraham all reported this month on the rumor that Larry Reid got drunk on New Year’s Eve and beat up his senator brother Harry, then showed up intoxicated to an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting with an injured hand and relayed that he had just assaulted a family member.