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Politicians, Leaders Stoke Division; Ordinary Americans Lead on Healing Racial Divides

social.reason.com — In the age of Donald Trump and the Rev. Al, of racially motivated killings by white supremacists such as Dylann Roof and black TV reporter Vester Flanagan, the media is thriving by whipping up frenzy and panic. Writing in USA Today, Glenn Reynolds of Instapundit reports on how "ordinary Americans" are moving in the direction of racial healing.

"There is no 'War on Cops'"; There is a Long-Overdue Conversation About Police Brutality

social.reason.com — Tomorrow is the funeral service for Harris Country Sheriff Darren Goforth, who a week ago was murdered while filling his police cruiser with gas in Texas. His death was senseless, tragic, and horrific. There's no possible excuse for it.

No, Police Defenders, There Is No ‘War on Cops’

thedailybeast.com — There's no excuse for the brazen, chilling murder of Harris County Sheriff Darren Goforth, who was shot repeatedly while fueling his police cruiser at a Texas gas station and whose funeral is Friday.
Sep 03, 2015

There is no "war on cops"--and police dept's p.r. troubles are of their own making (and fixing) thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/…

Sep 03, 2015

RT @nickgillespie: There is no "war on cops"--and police dept's p.r. troubles are of their own making (and fixing) thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/…

Real Conservatives Prefer Dirty, Smelly, Bomb-Throwing Anarchists to "Libertarian Youth"

social.reason.com — It's come to this: The theocons at First Things prefer dirty, smelly, bomb-throwing anarchists of old to today's "libertarian youth" who dementedly live "by the Non-Aggression Principle: 'Don't bother me, and I won't bother you.'" Here's Ben Bristor, a college student, describing the brave new world that has such... gorgons...

Life Without Parole for a First-Time, Nonviolent Drug Offender

social.reason.com — Over at Red State, Leon H. Wolf introduces us to the heartbreaking case of Sharanda Jones, who is cooling her heels in a federal prison until she dies there. In 1999, Jones was was convicted of a single, non-violent drug offense involving crack cocaine.
Sep 01, 2015

"President @BarackObama, Commute Sharanda Jones' Sentence"-life w/o parole for 1st time nonviolent offense reason.com/blog/2015/09/0… @Popehat

Sep 01, 2015

RT @nickgillespie: "President @BarackObama, Commute Sharanda Jones' Sentence"-life w/o parole for 1st time nonviolent offense reason.com/blog/2015/09/0… @Popehat

Sep 01, 2015

RT @nickgillespie: "President @BarackObama, Commute Sharanda Jones' Sentence"-life w/o parole for 1st time nonviolent offense reason.com/blog/2015/09/0… @Popehat

Famous Twitter Troll James Woods Asks Service for Info on Less-Famous Twitter Troll

social.reason.com — Over the weekend, The Hollywood Reporte r published a story about actor James Woods' attempt to force Twitter to divulge information about a user known as " Abe List." List has at various points called the Ghosts of Mississippi, Videodrome, and Family Guy actor a "notorious coke fiend and registered sex offender," among other things.

Read 4 of the Most Embarrassing Hillary Clinton Emails Ever!

social.reason.com — The latest cache of Hillary Clinton emails released by the State Department under Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) rules can be searched online here. Search all you want, but please, share what you find in the comments. These emails will likely not make much of a difference in evaluating Clinton's effectiveness as secretary of state.

The Big Lesson of Hurricane Katrina? Don't Rely on the Govt. Or the Media.

social.reason.com — Instapundit Glenn Reynolds' USA Today column is about the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, which savaged New Orleans and the Gulf Coast a decade ago. His main point: Be prepared, because basically you're on your own.

You Tune Into the VMAs for Miley Cyrus and Kanye West, You Get Pot Legalization Agitprop

social.reason.com — Last night's Video Music Awards, during which iconic MTV "moonman" statuettes are given away for various reasons, were hosted by Miley Cyrus. For those over 75, she's the former star of Hannah Montana and daughter of Billy Ray-whose greatest hit, "Achy-Breaky Heart," was considered so terrible the FBI played it in an attempt to get the Branch Davidians to surrender.

Attn, LA Reasonoids: Happy Hour with Nick Gillespie This Friday!

social.reason.com — This should be fun!: Join Reason.com Editor in Chief Nick Gillespie for happy hour and lots of conversation at Reason's Los Angeles headquarters.
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Sep 03, 2015

RT @KimDotcom: Are you following the Hillary Clinton email disaster? I think the best is yet to come ;-) @HillaryClinton @johnkeypm bloom.bg/1IDJcWj

Sep 03, 2015

Will a video game stop kids from trying heroin? No, mostly because they're not trying it much anyway. twitter.com/mikeshewlett/s…

Sep 03, 2015

There is no "war on cops"--and police dept's p.r. troubles are of their own making (and fixing) thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/…

Sep 02, 2015

@Ochild I love the Dead as a concept, but think they're meh as a reality is all. And my opinions are even worse

Sep 02, 2015

I don't doubt that RT @ejdrouillard: mark my words - this will fizzle out like every other dumb right wing smear campaign of the 10's


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