Following his alleged participation in the insurrection, Sgt. Joshua Abate was assigned to an NSA liaison unit at Fort Meade.
— Read on theintercept.com/2023/02/06/january-6-marines-nsa/
The director of The Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute at Stanford University said “we have no record of the maxim.”
— Read on www.vice.com/en/article/4axzkd/ohio-police-mlk-quote
Before the shooting, the 6-year-old allegedly “slammed” Abby Zwerner’s phone and broke it, according to a legal notice filed by her attorney.
— Read on eu.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2023/02/06/newport-news-school-shooting-6-year-old-incidents-lawyer-teacher/11199382002/
The 5th Circuit sided with a Texas man who has a documented history of domestic violence and using guns in his outbursts against his ex and their child.
— Read on jezebel.com/restraining-orders-cant-stop-domestic-abusers-from-poss-1850067480
Don’t assume the Supreme Court will uphold recent decisions vastly expanding the Second Amendment.
— Read on slate.com/news-and-politics/2023/02/brett-kavanaugh-clarence-thomas-bruen-second-amendment.html
The Florida governor’s assault on academic freedom is just one of many draconian attempts to strip college educators of autonomy. This is a dangerous path for America.
— Read on www.thedailybeast.com/ron-desantis-and-the-new-campus-free-speech-crisis
Chinese-Americans in Texas are protesting over a proposed bill that would prevent them from owning property in the state on grounds of ‘national security’. The law has nothing to do with security and everything to do with anti-Asian racism, which is deeply embedded in US history.
— Read on www.scmp.com/comment/opinion/article/3208479/proposed-texas-ban-chinese-home-ownership-grounded-nothing-hate
The internal message involved the account of activist Chad Loder and said: “Suspension: direct request from Elon Musk,” Bloomberg reported.
— Read on www.businessinsider.com/twitter-leaked-internal-message-suggests-musk-ordered-leftwing-account-freeze-2023-1
A Ohio couple has been unmasked as leaders of the neo-Nazi “Dissident Homeschool” Telegram channel that distributes lesson plans to 2,400 members.
— Read on www.vice.com/en/article/z34ane/neo-nazi-homeschool-ohio
The Supreme Court did not disclose its longstanding financial ties with former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff even as it touted him as an expert who independently validated its investigation into who leaked the draft opinion overturning Roe v. Wade.
— Read on edition.cnn.com/2023/01/27/politics/supreme-court-chertoff-leak-investigation/
Officials from India’s ruling right-wing party said American tech companies like Twitter and YouTube complied with demands to remove the documentary.
— Read on theintercept.com/2023/01/24/twitter-elon-musk-modi-india-bbc/
The Florida governor’s decision to block an AP African studies course is just the latest example of his war on the expression of beliefs—and the teaching of facts!—that he doesn’t agree with.
— Read on www.vanityfair.com/news/2023/01/ron-desantis-ap-african-american-studies-free-speech
Three members of the Oath Keepers and a fourth person associated with the far-right militia group were convicted of seditious conspiracy by a Washington, DC, jury on Monday for their role in the January 6, 2021, insurrection.
— Read on edition.cnn.com/2023/01/23/politics/oath-keepers-seditious-conspiracy-verdict/index.html
Florida rejected an Advancement Placement course on African American studies, saying it’s “filled with” critical race theory. But scholars who helped create the course say it’s not in lesson plans.
— Read on www.npr.org/2023/01/22/1150259944/florida-rejects-ap-class-african-american-studies