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CO racists plaster ‘White Power’ signs to push ‘poor Hispanics’ from gentrified neighborhood

Police in Denver are canvassing a neighborhood for clues after someone hung racists fliers that targeted the Hispanic community. On Saturday, local poet Bobby LeFebre (pictured above) and a group of demonstrators walked through the Denver neighborhood to express their disgust with nearly a dozen signs with messages like “Get…

Being sociable could save your life in a disaster

According to a researcher, being sociable and connected to your neighbors could save your life in the event of an emergency. Writing for New Scientist magazine, Sociologist Robert Sampson said that an area’s social infrastructure can make a difference in the survival rate of citizens in a natural disaster or…

Gunman goes on shooting spree in Tacoma neighborhood

A gunman walked through a neighborhood in Tacoma, Washington and fired at houses indiscriminately, according to multiple media reports. No injuries have been reported. Police contained the gunman within his home. He has refused to surrender and is believed to have multiple firearms. Sheriff’s spokesman Ed Troyer said the man…

GOP hopeful Herman Cain admits he refused pizza to black neighborhood

In a startling admission recently, Republican presidential hopeful Herman Cain, the former CEO of Godfather’s Pizza, said that he would apply his experience in business to a potential job in the White House: specifically, his experience in denying pizza deliveries to a black neighborhood in Omaha, Nebraska. Cain, who is…

Wal-Mart to invade big cities with smaller stores

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is planning an aggressive push into urban markets with a new small format that’s a fraction of the size of its supercenters. The expansion, expected to be spelled out next month at the retailer’s meeting with analysts at its headquarters in Bentonville, Ark., is aimed to pump…

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