In a shocking display of reportage that many observers would characterize as journalistic fraud, CNN has been whitewashing Ferguson protester violence.
A single small victory in a big war to safeguard the Fourth Amendment — this time having to do with being forced to take a breathalyzer test or blood test to test for intoxication — doesn't count for much, but it is a victory nevertheless.
Pointing to the killing of Michael Brown by police officer Darren Wilson along with subsequent unrest in Ferguson and policing issues, the dictator-dominated United Nations just launched another brazen assault on America, U.S. sovereignty, and the gun rights of Americans. UN boss Ban Ki-moon, the global body’s “Human Rights Council,” and even the UN “Committee against Torture” all took turns lambasting the United States as an alleged stronghold of systemic racism and police brutality. To fix the problems, the UN argued, Americans and their elected officials must submit to the demands of self-styled global “authorities” — including more unconstitutional gun control to further restrict access firearms, and UN rules for police.
A Treasury Department inspector general will soon release thousands of previously withheld or allegedly lost IRS emails related to two cases in which the Obama administration is accused of using the agency for political purposes.
Whether or not a murdered Ferguson man was targeted for being a "snitch" in the Michael Brown affair, one thing is for certain: Many black witnesses to the teen's shooting were reluctant to give testimony for fear of community retribution.