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No blacks or women allowed? Google Workforce Breakdown Shows White Males Dominate At Tech Giant

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MOUNTAIN VIEW (CBS SF) — Google released a breakdown of the demographics of its workforce for the first time Wednesday.

Google has struggled to diversity its workforce in a sector dominated by white males, which was evident in the breakdown, showing that 70-percent of their total workers are male, and 61-percent are white.

Male workers described as working within Google’s ‘tech’ sector dominated even further, representing 83-percent of those employees.

The Mountain View-based company is a dominating force in the tech industry, attracting the best and brightest, and the breakdown sheds light on the issue of creating a diverse workforce.

http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2014/05/28/white-men-technology-workers-bay-area-silicon-valley-google-workforce-breakdown-shows-white-males-dominate-in-tech/


Posted by 951-Riverside | Wed May 28, 2014, 07:33 PM (44 replies)

6 shot, 2 dead in yet another mass shooting in the US

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Two men were killed and at least six people injured in shootings across the city Sunday night and early Monday morning, according to police.

About 1 a.m. this morning, police responded to a report of gunfire in the 5400 block of West Haddon Avenue in the South Austin neighborhood, police said. Officers found a 25-year-old man on the sidewalk with multiple gunshot wounds to the body, Chicago Police Department News Affairs Officer Michael Sullivan said.

The man, later identified as Lance Stanton, was taken to John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County. Stanton, who lived in the block where he was shot, was pronounced dead at 1:36 a.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.

In a separate fatal shooting, a 46-year-old man was killed about 8:05 p.m. in the West Side's East Garfield Park neighborhood.

The man, later identified as Aaron Feazell, was shot multiple times in the 3300 block of West Maypole Avenue, authorities said. Feazell, of the 1400 block of S. 10th Avenue in Maywood, was pronounced dead on the scene at 8:25 p.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-chicago-shootings-2-shot-on-west-side-20140525,0,1911694.story


Sadly there won't be any memorials, debates, discussions or nationwide media attention over these shootings because it happened in a poor black neighborhood and as usual the shooter or shooters will always get away because the police never bothers to look.

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Other mass shootings in poor neighborhoods you've probably never heard of

At least 7 wounded in shootings across Chicago
May 16, 2013
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-chicago-shooting-violence-man-shot-in-beverly-may-15-20130515,0,37916.story

Weekend violence leaves 9 dead, 47 shot
June 17, 2013
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/chi-chicago-crime-shooting-gun-violence-marquette-park,0,2169540.story

Boy, 3, among 13 injured in Chicago park shooting

September 19, 2013
http://khon2.com/2013/09/19/boy-3-among-13-injured-in-chicago-park-shooting/

Fifteen shot across Chicago since Thursday afternoon
May 9, 2014
http://voices.suntimes.com/news/breaking-news/five-hurt-in-south-side-shootings-since-thursday-afternoon/#.U4DY2nJdXrA

Ten men shot across Chicago Tuesday
May 20, 2014
http://voices.suntimes.com/news/breaking-news/nine-men-shot-across-chicago-tuesday/

3 DEAD, 4 HURT IN CHICAGO SHOOTINGS ON THURSDAY
May 22, 2014
http://abc7chicago.com/news/3-dead-4-hurt-in-chicago-shootings/74868/

Three men shot in East Oakland
May 24, 2014
http://www.mercurynews.com/crime-courts/ci_25828947/three-men-shot-east-oakland

1 Killed, 3 Injured In Bellflower Barbershop Shooting
May 23, 2014
http://www.sfgate.com/news/crime/article/4-shot-in-or-near-Southern-California-barbershop-5502162.php

15-year-old dead, seven others wounded at New Orleans house party
May 23, 2014
http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/2014/05/15-year-old_dead_others_wounde.html

NOPD reports three men shot in Algiers
May 25, 2014
http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/2014/05/nopd_reports_three_men_shot_on.html

Three shot near Interim LSU Hospital
May 26, 2014
http://www.nola.com/crime/index.ssf/2014/05/violent_weekend_in_new_orleans.html
Posted by 951-Riverside | Mon May 26, 2014, 01:06 PM (60 replies)

Mentally ill man scalded to death in Miami Dade Jail in 2012. No one held accountable as of 2014.

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The purported details of Darren Rainey’s last hour are difficult to read.

“I can’t take it no more, I’m sorry. I won’t do it again,’’ he screamed over and over, according to a grievance complaint from a fellow inmate, as Rainey was allegedly locked in a shower with the scalding water turned on full blast.

A 50-year-old mentally ill inmate at the Dade Correctional Institution, Rainey was pulled into the locked shower by prison guards as punishment after defecating in his cell and refusing to clean it up, said the fellow inmate, who worked as an orderly. He was left there unattended for more than an hour as the narrow chamber filled with steam and water.

When guards finally checked on prisoner 060954, he was on his back and dead. His skin was so burned that it had shriveled from his body, a condition referred to as slippage, according to a medical document involving the death.

But nearly two years after Rainey’s death on June 23, 2012, the Miami-Dade medical examiner has yet to complete an autopsy and Miami-Dade police have not charged anyone. The Florida Department of Corrections halted its probe into the matter, saying it could be restarted if the autopsy and police investigation unearth new information.

Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/2014/05/17/4123183_behind-bars-a-brutal-and-unexplained.html



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Other incidents of inmate abuse





Posted by 951-Riverside | Fri May 23, 2014, 03:46 PM (22 replies)

Rolling Thunder shuts down Operation American Fail's attempt to hijack it

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In answer to your many inquiries, Rolling Thunder Washington, DC Inc. would like to make a formal statement: We neither support nor denounce Operation American Spring. Our mission is to bring full accountability to the POW/MIA issue. That is the reason for the Run and why it began in 1988. It has evolved into a show patriotism and love for our country and we welcome all who wish to show their support. Despite what other organizations might claim, we are not endorsing any other issues.


Rolling Thunder Washington, DC Inc
Posted by 951-Riverside | Mon May 19, 2014, 07:02 PM (0 replies)

Russian intelligence operative?

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https://twitter.com/PolymathPoet/status/467270236429762561

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https://twitter.com/PolymathPoet/status/467109454723678209



Mrs Christine Ann Sands is a staple on Voice of Russia, so my guess if shes not a tea bagging loon, she just goes around to various events, says whatever works at that particular moment to get her way in the door and what happens afterwards is anyone's guess.

Russia Today is trying their hardest to get this Operation American Fail off the ground just like they have been pushing the Bundy Ranch fiasco.

Its not hard to figure out what might be going on.

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So I bought myself a 32 foot RV, had it painted it black, with blue stripe all around it, like the state police and I put the Wikileaks logo, the Anonymous logos, Occupy and I am driving around and I got Million Mask March November, 5 on the side, and every night since I have arrived in DC, I have been detained and stopped and investigated by regular police, and secret police.


...Yeah I'm sure you did.

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^ It wouldnt be the first time a Russia Operative was caught trying to infiltrate something in the past 10 years.

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^ Just last year this guy who had an show on RT was trying to lead an armed march to DC but no one showed up.
Posted by 951-Riverside | Fri May 16, 2014, 05:47 PM (2 replies)

"Where you at?" asks Teanut at Operation American Fail





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Posted by 951-Riverside | Fri May 16, 2014, 01:58 PM (17 replies)

Florida Militia/Teaparty Member Post Online Threat Against Clark County Assistant Sheriff

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Link: https://twitter.com/3_patton/status/463767111823663104

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Just a few days ago Sheriff Lombardo spoke to the media about his frightening experience at the Bundy Ranch

http://www.8newsnow.com/story/25396688/i-team-police-say-bundy-ranch-protesters-not-off-the-hook
Posted by 951-Riverside | Tue May 6, 2014, 06:36 PM (8 replies)

Bundy Ranch Militia: "We are not to pull over civilians without reasonable cause"



Fast forward to 1:01


Posted by 951-Riverside | Tue May 6, 2014, 05:36 PM (13 replies)

Media and Las Vegas Sheriff Deputies Break Silence over Bundy Ranch and the Mooch Militia standoff

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LAS VEGAS -- Metro Police officers who were on the front lines of a recent showdown near the Bundy ranch in Bunkerville say they feared for their lives.

At least some of the militia members who pointed weapons at police officers during the confrontation may have wanted a violent outcome and tried to incite one.

In exclusive interviews with the 8 News NOW I-Team, officers who were on the scene shared their thoughts and fears, and they say it is not over.

"These guys with rifles, keep them calm," was Clark County Assistant Sheriff Joe Lombardo's request to one of Bundy's sons the day of the confrontation.

Lombardo's top priority was to prevent a spark that might set off a bloody firefight.

"There was a possibility of somebody just having an accidental discharge causing a blood bath, because the individuals that were showing up, the militia quote unquote, were armed to the teeth," Lombardo said.

On one side, armed federal rangers and agents, on the other, a huge crowd of angry militia members and in the middle, 30 Metro officers, exposed and vulnerable, aware that if the shooting began, some of them would die.

"You are standing there going, 'I just hope it doesn't hurt when it comes. That it's quick,' and it was real for us. It was real," Sgt. Tom Jenkins said.

"You thought you might die?) Yeah." Sgt. Jenkins said.


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Gillspie and Lombardo say they offered to provide Bundy with legal counsel---free. He turned it down and later urged the crowd to go after his cattle.

"Mr. Bundy, in my personal opinion, incited the crowd," Lombardo said.


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They were equally hostile to journalists covering the story. Pistol-packing militia men have blocked 8 News NOW's access to public roads. Some poured lighter fluid around our news vehicle while others got physical.


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Edit: (Part 1 of the story)

Posted by 951-Riverside | Thu May 1, 2014, 10:55 AM (41 replies)
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