Charles Davis

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California Lawmakers Want to Limit Police Drones, but Activists Want Them Banned

California lawmakers just passed new limits on how police can use drones, but some argue that only legitimises their use and that police shouldn't have them at all.
Charles Davis
9.17.14
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The Establishment Turns Against the Drug War

The rich and powerful are talking legalisation.
Charles Davis
9.10.14
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American Liberals Won’t Let the Death Penalty Die

It might take a Conservative to end capital punishment.
Charles Davis
8.31.14
Stuff

Hollywood's Latest Garbage: US Tax Dollars at Work

Hollywood doesn't need tax breaks to make 'Transformers'.
Charles Davis
8.29.14
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The LAPD Thinks It’s at War and Now It Has Drones

Do the police force really need drones?
Charles Davis
8.25.14
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This Teen Wants to Abolish School as We Know It

Learning is boring.
Charles Davis
8.21.14
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Israel's War on Palestine: It's Bad, but Is It 'Genocide'?

There's a word for identity-based conflict.
Charles Davis
8.15.14
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A Reddit Thread Claims a Hookah Lounge in Los Angeles Banned Jews

Don't believe the internet.
Charles Davis
8.15.14
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America Helped Make the Islamic State

While America pats itself on the back for taking on Islamic militants in Iraq, it's worth remembering that it's fighting a monster of its own creation.
Charles Davis
8.13.14
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Gentrification Comes to LA’s Skid Row, and the Homeless Get the Shaft

How the poor are being pushed out of downtown Los Angeles.
Charles Davis
6.5.14
News

The War On American Ice Cream Men

Why is LA fingerprinting the people who sell popsicles?
Charles Davis
5.1.14
Stuff

Cars Should Be Safe, Legal and Rare

Taking the bus has taught me that having a car in a city is stupid and probably evil.
Charles Davis
4.23.14
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