• Was Obama Right About Gun Control?
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    Was Obama Right About Gun Control?

    On the 5th January 2016, President Obama unveiled new gun control laws, to protect American citizens. The President announced his executive orders to forcibly implement new gun control measures, bypassing Congess’ opposition to these changes. Obama wants to control the sale of firearms at gun shows and flea markets, so that all sellers must be registered and licensed, and put in place mandatory background checks on buyers. In an emotional plea, Obama recalled the events of the Sandy Hook Massacre, street violence in Chicago and other recent killings, to stop the loss of innocent lives. But millions of right-wing supporters claim that Obama’s decision is an infringement of the second…

  • The Broken Policing System | Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj | Netflix
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    The Broken Policing System | Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj | Netflix

    You guys, this is our last episode of the cycle, okay? I just want to let you guys know, okay? We will be back in November with more episodes. I’m sorry. Yes. We gotta recharge the screens. They’re on low-power mode right now, okay? So tonight, we are talking about the real life inspiration for the show COPS. Cops. Now, this year… marks a grim anniversary of three infamous deaths at the hands of the police. Five years ago today, Michael Brown, an unarmed black man, was fatally shot during a scuffle with a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. Van Dyke, who is white, shot 17-year-old Laquan McDonald five…