Melissa Schuble

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“Rolling around in armored vehicles”: The terrifying future of American policing

<b>(Reuters/Mark Leffingwell)</b><p>Ferguson changed nothing. Local police still have access to military-grade weaponry, and Congress won’t stop them<p>Tom Engelhardt<p>February 19, 2015 10:00am (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>I never fail to be amazed -- and that’s undoubtedly my failing. I …

National Security

Privacy Activists Fight Police Bodycams

Everyone wanted police body cams, but the new accountability tool raises numerous privacy and public records questions.<p>Prodded by the public outcry …

How to get the most out of Pinterest's Guided Search

Pinterest's relatively new search feature, Guided Search, is supposed to help you explore the site, "whether you know exactly what you want, or …

The U.S. Is Starting to Sell Armed Drones to Allies

The unmanned strike aircraft of the U.S. are much sought after by other nations—which means there's a massive export opportunity. Now, the country …

5 Valiant GOP Efforts to Make Americans As Dumb As Possible

If you ever want to make a conservative touchy, the quickest way---out of many quick ways---is to hint that the connection between ignorance and …

Education