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Bernie-ism of the Day - June 29

“Let me tell you about youth unemployment today.   For young white kids between 17-20 …  the real unemployment rate is 33%. For Hispanic kids the real unemployment rate was 36%. 82 more words

Geeks For Bernie

2nd Escaped Murderer Shot, Taken Into Custody

MALONE, N.Y. (AP) — The second of two convicted murderers who staged a brazen escape three weeks ago from a maximum-security prison in northern New York was shot and captured near the Canadian border on Sunday, two days after his fellow inmate was killed in a confrontation with law enforcement officers, a sheriff said. 823 more words

National News

Kerik: New York City's Glaring Lack of Leadership and Accountability on Jails

According to a recent report in the New York Times, the U.S. Department of Justice, prison reform advocates and New York City officials are in the final stages of a negotiated agreement to address violence, corruption and mismanagement that has been increasing in the city’s jail system for the past decade. 1,482 more words

Our Legacy Lives On-Keeping the Legacy Alive

Greetings, all.  Welcome, welcome, welcome.  It is indeed a blessing from GOD above to be able to gather together for such and auspicious occasion.  We are truly blessed to be able to do this for some of us won’t be able to do this again at some point down the road…because we don’t know the road in front of us.  1,615 more words

Make A Difference

Malaysia Jails, Fines Tourists for 'Indecent' Mountain Photo

Four tourists were sentenced to three days in jail and ordered to pay 5,000 Malaysian ringgit ($1,333) for stripping off their clothes atop a mountain in northern Malaysia and taking photographs that incensed local residents, who consider the peak a sacred dwelling ground for deceased ancestors. 108 more words

FreeBSD power - intro and use-case

I have stopped using linux for anything. The whole systemd-thing became too annoying. But luckily there is something much more powerful then your average linux-distro: FreeBSD. 1,040 more words