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Jesus Malverde

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Name: Jesus Malverde
Gender: Male
Hometown: SF
Current location: Japan
Member since: Fri May 17, 2013, 11:44 PM
Number of posts: 7,526

About Me

Jesús Malverde, sometimes known as the generous bandit or angel of the poor is a folklore hero in the Mexican state of Sinaloa. One day we\'ll live free and no longer in fear. Fear of losing jobs, fear of being raided, your dogs shot, your children kidnapped by the state. Your land stolen, and maybe even your life lost. Fear no more, the times are a changing.

Journal Archives

The media and it's lies.

For all you hooked on the idiot box.

Classic juxtaposition exposing media lies with two videos. As if the reporter did not see what happened.

Bottles thrown at police or..


or a non violent protestor subjected to chemical weapons at close range.
Posted by Jesus Malverde | Sun May 3, 2015, 01:58 PM (11 replies)

Anyone watching the fight?

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2437061-mayweather-vs-pacquiao-fight-card-full-lineup-and-predictions-for-entire-event
Posted by Jesus Malverde | Sat May 2, 2015, 09:59 PM (21 replies)

Scientists warn of chemicals in pizza boxes, carpet care

Source: USA Today

A group of environmental scientists issued a warning Friday about commonly used chemicals known as PFASs.

The chemicals, which go by the longer names of polyfluoroalkyl and perfluoroalkyl, are found in everything from pizza boxes to carpet treatments, reports the New York Times.

"If you got a pastry with your coffee this morning, a PFAS substance probably even lined the waxy paper it was served on," writes Lynne Peeples at the Huffington Post. (In the case of the pizza boxes, the chemicals help prevent the boxes from getting soaked by grease.)

The warning came May 1 in the journal Environmental Health Perspectives, whose coverage included a statement signed by 200 scientists from 38 countries urging restrictions. (It's here, known as the Madrid Statement.)


Read more: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2015/05/02/scientists-warn-of-chemicals-in-pizza-boxes-carpet-care/26766547/



http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21793199
Posted by Jesus Malverde | Sat May 2, 2015, 12:25 PM (21 replies)

ISIS militants execute 600 Yezidis northern Iraq

On Friday the so-called Sharia Court of the Islamic State group (IS/ISIS) reportedly executed 600 hostages from the Yezidi community of Shingal (Sinjar) in the Talafar district in northern Iraq.

The group piled the bodies into the well of Alo Antar on al-Ayyadiya highway, local sources reported.

Shahin Shingali, a fighter in the ranks of the Peshmerga forces, stated to ARA News that since Friday the IS radicals transferred nearly 700 Yezidi hostages to Talafar.

“Without a direct intervention by the international community, Iraq will be witnessing more genocides against innocent people at the hands of the IS terrorists,” Shingali said.

http://aranews.net/2015/05/isis-militants-execute-600-yezidis-northern-iraq/

Posted by Jesus Malverde | Sat May 2, 2015, 12:12 PM (10 replies)

GoFundMe For Freddie Gray Officers Removed After 41 Minutes

The Baltimore City Fraternal Order of Police created a GoFundMe page for the six officers who were charged Friday in the death of Freddie Gray—but it lasted for less than an hour before being removed from the site.

The Fraternal Order of Police, a union representing Baltimore City police officers, set a fundraising goal of $600,000 to pay for the living expenses of the six officers, who were placed on unpaid suspension after they were charged in Gray’s death. In 41 minutes, the page raised $1,135.

It’s unclear whether GoFundMe deleted the fundraiser set up for the six officers, but the FOP posted on its Facebook page, “Apparently our GoFundMe account has been suspended with no explanation. We are working to find a new site for donations. Thank you!”

Vocativ previously revealed that GoFundMe has an interesting criteria for what types of causes it allows to raise money on its site. “‘Campaigns in defense of formal charges of heinous crimes’” are prohibited by our terms,” a spokeswoman said for that article. Asked to comment on the removal of this campaign, a spokeswoman told Vocativ, “GoFundMe cannot be used to benefit those who are charged with serious violations of the law.”

http://www.vocativ.com/news/189320/freddie-gray-gofundme-removed-baltimore-police-officers/
Posted by Jesus Malverde | Sat May 2, 2015, 12:08 PM (11 replies)

25% of Americans save no money for emergencies

Any good financial planner will generally tell you to set aside at least three to six months' living expenses for a rainy day. If you ever need this money, you'll need it fast, but isn't there somewhere better to keep it than your mattress? Here are a couple of options.

An emergency fund helps you pay bills such as your mortgage, utilities and groceries in the event you lose your job or become disabled, or to pay for an unexpected car or home repair, to name a few examples. You may need more than six months' expenses if you lose a hard-to-find job or your household relies on one income.

If you put off this financial necessity, you're not alone. More than one in four Americans save no money for emergencies, according to a recent Bankrate survey. About one in five people sock away enough to cover less than three months of expenses.

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/personalfinance/2015/05/02/adviceiq-investing-your-emergency-funds/26744677/
Posted by Jesus Malverde | Sat May 2, 2015, 12:05 PM (18 replies)

Rioting charge carries a maximum of life in prison in the state of Maryland

In a frightening example of the hypocrisy of the justice system, a Baltimore teen who turned himself in for smashing a police car window is being held on $500,000 bail and facing life in prison. This as the cops who arrested Freddie Gray are all walking free and still collecting their paychecks.

Allen Bullock, 18, was seen smashing a police car window with a traffic cone in an image that ran on the front page of the Baltimore Sun’s coverage of the uprising in the city this week. According to The Guardian, after being encouraged by his parents to turn himself in, he was charged with eight criminal counts including rioting and destruction of property.

Bullock’s step father, Maurice Hawkins, told his son that he feared the police would “find him, knock down our door and beat him,” if he didn’t turn himself in.

So he did. And it appears he is now being made an example of by law enforcement.

http://hellobeautiful.com/2015/04/30/baltimore-teen-facing-life-in-prison-after-turning-himself-in-for-smashing-cop-car-window/
Posted by Jesus Malverde | Sat May 2, 2015, 02:49 AM (12 replies)

Slap here is your search warrant.,



A Saratoga County sheriff's sergeant abruptly resigned Monday as he was charged with official misconduct and harassment after a video was posted on the Internet over the weekend that purportedly captured him slapping a man whose car he wanted to search.

Sheriff Michael H. Zurlo said his office began an investigation into the actions of Sgt. Shawn R. Glans immediately after they learned the video was posted on the department's Facebook page around 9 p.m. Friday. The video shows Glans demanding to search the vehicle of a young man, Colin Fitch, who was standing next to the deputy in the parking lot of a Wal-Mart store in Halfmoon. Fitch refused to consent to the search as Glans peppered him with expletives and said they could get a search warrant if he didn't turn over his keys.

Glans grows increasingly agitated during the encounter, which was being secretly filmed by Fitch's friend Adam Roberts, who was standing next to the pair. "You want to (expletive) resist?" Glans tells Fitch as the deputy steps toward him and the video captures a loud slapping sound. The video camera was pointed downward at the time of the alleged strike. Glans then grabs Fitch's keys, throwing them to another deputy. "Search the (expletive) car," Glans tells the other deputy, who has not been identified.

http://www.timesunion.com/local/article/Saratoga-sheriff-to-discuss-viral-video-5883183.php
Posted by Jesus Malverde | Sat May 2, 2015, 02:19 AM (12 replies)

WTF Japan #2 - Asian Giant Hornet Suzumebachi (Giant Sparrow Bee)





Posted by Jesus Malverde | Sat May 2, 2015, 02:09 AM (2 replies)

Some resources tracking police brutality.

http://www.copblock.org

http://thefreethoughtproject.com

http://www.justice.gov - crickets
Posted by Jesus Malverde | Sat May 2, 2015, 01:22 AM (5 replies)
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