https://www.npr.org/sections/codeswitch/2020/06/03/457251670/how-much-do-we-need-the-police


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For many Americans, it goes without saying that the police help maintain public safety. But many others — especially black Americans — see the police as more of a threat than a protective force.

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https://www.forbes.com/sites/thomasbrewster/2020/06/03/funded-by-kevin-durant-and-founded-by-ex-googlers-this-drone-startup-is-scoring-millions-in-government-surveillance-contracts/#348a12a24e9e


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Famous basketball player Kevin Durant co-funded $200 million-valued Skydio, which has quietly been getting millions in federal government surveillance money, whilst spending thousands on lobbying senators and the president’s office.

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https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/factcheck/2020/06/03/george-floyd-protests-police-destroy-medic-station-asheville/3124847001/?fbclid=IwAR2j930rf6pXVBUk5Zz1bQYDK1mDIe7p2JZKLicLa8HxnZMtF1y-nhn7efs


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Fact check: Viral social media claims that a medical station was dismantled by Asheville, N.C., police are true.

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Aggressive mountain lion reported on La Luz Trail


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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Wildlife biologists at the Sandia Rancher District of Cibola National Forest and National Grasslands received a report of an aggressive mountain lion on the La Luz …

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https://www.forbes.com/sites/andrewsolender/2020/06/03/civil-rights-lawyer-wins-new-mexico-congressional-primary-as-the-country-is-gripped-by-racial-turmoil/#2d31f1fe58f6


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Former CIA agent Valerie Plame entered the race with a bang, but her political celebrity was no match for attorney Teresa Leger Fernandez’s local roots and progressive bona fides.

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https://www.popularmechanics.com/science/math/a32743509/cmu-penrose-math-equations-into-pictures/


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Illustrating math equations can help students make sense of the abstract.

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Richmond, Virginia, Police Chief Will Smith choked back tears during a press conference in describing how rioters torched a home with a child inside and then blocked firefighters from responding.

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https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/state-minnesota-files-civil-rights-charge-against-minneapolis-police-department-n1222476


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The inquiry, stemming from the death of George Floyd, will be designed to root out “systemic racism that is generations deep,” Gov. Tim Walz told reporters.

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gross


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Crime writer John Grisham has said America is unjustly jailing too many citizens for viewing child pornography. In an interview with The Telegraph, Grisham, who earned $17 million last year and tied for 6th place in Forbes’ ranking of top-earning authors, attacked the widespread incarceration of tho…

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This is unprecedented.

Good thing we have so many armed civilians in the US who are armed in case the goverment turns turns against the people. 🙄


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Using military helicopters to intimidate U.S. citizens is certainly a new tactic in the ongoing crisis.

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