Archive for the 'Military' Category

America’s Child Soldiers: US Military Recruiting Children to Serve in the Armed Forces

• December, 2008

America’s Child Soldiers: US Military Recruiting Children to Serve in the Armed Forces by Sherwood Ross US Military Recruiting Children to Serve in the Armed Forces In violation of its pledge to the United Nations not to recruit children into the military, the Pentagon “regularly target(s) children under 17,” the American Civil Liberties Union(ACLU) says. The Pentagon “heavily recruits on high school campuses, targeting students for recruitment as early as possible and generally without limits on the age of students they contact,” the ACLU states

Jacqui Smith’s Taser plan suffers blow

• December, 2008

Jacqui Smith’s Taser plan suffers blow after Met Police Authority’s rejection From The Times November 25, 2008 The authority overseeing Britain’s largest police force warned that a government decision to allow Taser stun guns to be used by non-specialist firearms officers threatened to cause “fear” among the public. Jacqui Smith’s announcement that 10,000 of the weapons are to be supplied to 43 forces in England and Wales suffered an immediate blow when the Metropolitan Police Authority said it had no intention sanctioning their wider deployment

Cops Tase 54 Year Old Woman For Sitting In Wrong Seat At Football Game

• December, 2008

Cops Tase 54 Year Old Woman For Sitting In Wrong Seat At Football Game Steve Watson Infowars.net Eyewitness captures video, police falsely say taser intended for compliance Wisconsin Police were caught on camera tasing a 54 year old woman and confining her to a wheel chair after she sat in the wrong seat at a football game in Madison. Margaret Hiebing, a veteran Badger season ticket holder, was ejected from the Camp Randall stadium during the Oct. 11 game against Penn State after she was

CIA lied over attack on plane

• November, 2008

CIA lied over attack on plane November 22, 2008 WASHINGTON:An internal investigation by the CIA has found that agency officials engaged in a cover-up to hide negligence in the downing in Peru of a private aircraft suspected of carrying illegal narcotics. Excerpts of an internal CIA report released on Thursday accused agency officials of lying to Congress and withholding critical information from criminal investigators and senior Bush Administration officials. The disclosure could lead to the reopening of a probe into whether CIA officials committed crimes

Police to get 10,000 Taser guns

• November, 2008

Police to get 10,000 Taser guns From The Sunday Times November 23, 2008 Author: David Leppard Jacqui Smith, the home secretary, is to arm police with 10,000 Taser stun guns in an escalation of the government’s fight against violent crime. Smith will unveil plans tomorrow that will enable all 30,000 front-line response officers to be trained in firing the electric guns at knife-wielding thugs and other violent suspects. Smith said yesterday that £8m will be made available to all 43 police forces in England and

Cop Tasers himself

• November, 2008

Cop Tasers himself <<Video>> <<Editors notE>> Aawww… and they helped him out with his injuries afterwards… isn’t that sweet… <<Editors notE>> And this one below is an oldie already but it reminded me of the one above… As I always say… Tricks are for kids…