LICHTMAN: Sometimes you try to do anything you can to engage the judge to perhaps sort of a little bit of misdirection, so to speak. Not with Judge Jones. She’s very fair, very down the middle. Suicide is the third leading cause of death among 10 to 14 year olds in America and the second leading cause of death among 15 to 34 year olds. More than 9 million American adults 4 percent of us have reported having suicidal thoughts in the past year. For context, 4 percent of Americans is roughly the population of Boston, Chicago, Washington, Los Angeles, Miami and Seattle.
Beside the obvious anti intellectualism inherent in banning books as a general practice, the attack on The Bluest Eye is especially egregious. Through the story of Pecola Breedlove, the text tackles difficult themes of incest, abuse, poverty, racism, and internalized shame. But the primary narrator of The Bluest Eye is a child, Claudia, who is Pecola classmate.
Mr. IFTIKHAR: Well, you know, there was a recent report that came out from West Point Academy, which showed that in the last six years, 85 to 98 percent of al Qaida’s victims have been Muslims. And so, you know, there needs to be no lecture to Muslims about the devastating impact of al Qaida, you know, and their treacherous reach..
American Board of Forensic Odontology (ABFO) certified bite mark analystsMichael N. Sobel and Thomas J. (They credit West in a footnote.) Sobel and David claimed not only that they could recreate the bite, but they could also say that it was a match to John Kunco’s teeth, using the meaningless standard “to a reasonable degree of medical certainty.” Courtesy of forensic skeptic Michael Bowers, you can see the original photo next to the “recaptured” bite below..
Emese: I am so glad you enjoyed reading this. It is wonderful that you have actually seen these places. I hope to one day. This is thesecondin a series of interviews. While working this summer inDharamsala, I spoke with leading members of the Tibetan exile community about the freedom movement and the future of Tibet. In the first interview, I talked to Dhardon Sharling, the youngestwoman in the Tibetan Parliament.
The Border Patrol’s bureaucracy is playing the same game. The agency contacted a “CBS This Morning reporter on Monday to tell him they were “very uncomfortable” with his use of the word “cages” to describe those ostensible summer camps. It wasn’t that the word was inaccurate, they said.
Chicago police detained and handcuffed a 10 year old black kidwho was playing outside his house. They had mistaken him for someone else. Cop caught wearing a pro police brutality shirt after testifying in the J20 trial has previously been accused of police brutality.