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California Prison Guards Sit Out Debate On Letting Non-Violent Prisoners Go Free

Oct 9 2014 5:58pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

For decades, California's prison guard union was a feared political animal. It backed harsh sentencing laws and the construction of dozens of new prisons, and its membership rolls swelled. Now, a November ballot referendum could release thousands of non-violent prisoners, and the 33,000-member union's response has been surprising. Silence. The guards are sitting this one out. California Correctional Peace Officers A ...
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Jerry Brown Closes His Final Campaign for Governor As He Began His First

Oct 7 2014 11:55am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Locked on trajectory for a big win in his bid for an historic fourth term as governor of California, Jerry Brown is ending his last campaign for the office as he began his first some 40 years ago. He is running a campaign to promote an initiative drive to better the state. Now it is Proposition and Proposition 2, the $7.5 billion water bond measure and the state's rainy day fund. Forty years ago, it was Proposition 9, the Political Reform Act of 197 ...
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How Do You Make Republicans Care About Animal Testing? Anthony Bellotti Has A Plan

Oct 7 2014 10:21am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Anthony Bellotti's day job is working as a Republican strategist specializing in opposition research, with clients that have included Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger’s re-election campaign, anti-Obamacare efforts and various pro-life campaigns. "But by night I advocate for animals trapped in the government’s taxpayer-funded experimentation laboratories," he says. "Ending forced taxpayer-funded animal experimentation is my life’s work. It’s my calling. It’s what ...
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US, South Korea reach agreement for wartime control of forces
Washington, Oct 24 (IANS) US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and South Korean Minister of National Defense Han Min-koo met at the Pentagon Thursday for the 46th Security Consultative Meeting. | by IANS
 
India asks UNSC to enforce resolutions on countering terrorism
United Nations, Oct 24 (IANS) India's UN Ambassador Asoke Kumar Mukerji has asked the UN Security Council (UNSC) to enforce without exception its resolutions on countering terrorism in order to stave off "an ever-widening spiral of violence and destruction". | by IANS
 
UN chief wants resumption of Cyprus peace talks
United Nations, Oct 24 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon has called on parties in Cyprus to return to negotiations, suspended after tensions arose due to dispute over energy exploitation. | by IANS
 
 

Love, diversity and 'Star Trek'

Sep 29 2014 2:06pm CDT | Source: WND

(People’s World) — A new documentary chronicling the life of activist and actor George Takei is currently screening, to the delight of his many admirers. To Be Takei, a loving tribute to the man and his passion for life, is produced and directed by Jennifer M. Kroot. The film is not exclusively designed for Trekkies, though fans should be pleased with this cinematic profile of the actor best known for his ...
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California May Face Similar Utility Crisis that Caused Gray Davis Recall

Sep 28 2014 8:46am CDT | Source: Big Government

California ranks third in the U.S., behind Hawaii and New Jersey, with 1.1% of statewide electrical power production being generated by customer-sited solar panels. The driving force behind this growth has been the 30% federal investment tax credit, plus incentives to meet Governor Jerry Brown’s California Renewables Portfolio Standard, which mandates 33% of electrical power be generated from intermitten ...
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