How Immigration Reform Could Harm U.S. Citizens

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TweetYumThere are about 11.7 million undocumented immigrants living in the United States, according to The New York Times, and many of these individuals and households are supported by wages paid under the table. Factories, farms and other labor-intensive industries have traditionally benefited from hiring undocumented workers who will accept very low wages. New immigration reform […]

Adam Kokesh arrested in Philly

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TweetYumAlex Allen | Digital Journal Adam Kokesh, the veteran who has been planning an armed march on Washington, D.C. has been arrested for another act of civil disobedience. Earlier today, a post was made on Adam Kokesh’s official Facebook page that he had been arrested in Philadelphia during a “Smoke Down Prohibition” event. Kokesh has […]

Undercover police can have sex with criminals, minister says (UK)

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TweetYum Undercover police officers must be allowed to have sexual relationships with activists and criminals they are spying on, a minister said yesterday. Nick Herbert, the Home Office policing minister, said an undercover officer’s cover could be jeopardised or they could fall under suspicion if they abstained from sex. A legal ban on sexual contact […]

New flu virus can pass from pigs to people

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TweetYumA new influenza strain sickened at least 12 people last week. All cases involved recent contact with pigs at agricultural fairs. Hawaii and Indiana each has one case, and 10 were linked to last week’s Butler County Fair in Ohio. Four other cases have been linked to a county fair in Indiana that ran July […]

U.S. finds new human infection with swine H3N2 flu

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TweetYumShareThis U.S. finds new human infection with swine H3N2 flu –H3N2 case is 12th in five states reported in U.S. since this new virus first spotted in July 23 Dec 2011 U.S. public health officials have found another case of human infection with a swine-origin H3N2 virus, this time in a child from West Virginia. […]