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Brooklyn NYPD Bribery Scheme Said to Be Even More Widespread

Brooklyn NYPD Bribery Scheme Said to Be Even More Widespread | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
During the sentencing of Alex Lichtenstein, who bribed officers to get dozens of handgun permits, prosecutors disclosed that other officers had accepted cash and gifts from him.
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Records Leak in Eric Garner Case Renews Debate on Police Discipline

Records Leak in Eric Garner Case Renews Debate on Police Discipline | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
After revelations about the disciplinary history of Officer Daniel Pantaleo, attention has shifted to broader questions about the response to police misconduct.
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Racist killer planned to slay more black men in Times Square

Racist killer planned to slay more black men in Times Square | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
James Harris Jackson, 28, learned of the new charge at a Manhattan hearing a after the acknowledged racist surrendered Wednesday morning.
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Ex-Trump executive: I knew he was ill for last 35 years

Ex-Trump executive: I knew he was ill for last 35 years | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
Barbara A. Res believes Donald Trump's been sick for years.
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NYC human rights agency sees discrimination complaints rise 60%

NYC human rights agency sees discrimination complaints rise 60% | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
The city agency that fights discrimination saw a massive rise in complaints filed over the past year, new data shows.
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Cybercrime: Hacking Goes Way Beyond Simple Identity Theft | Marc Goodman

Do you know how your iPhone works? Because cybercriminals do. Futurist and global security advisor Marc Goodman explains how our void in tech knowledge let
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Abraham Lincoln's groundbreaking ties to American Jews

Abraham Lincoln's groundbreaking ties to American Jews | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
America's 16th president's great interest in and friendship with Jews is said to have affected his decision to abolish slavery.
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America's Top High School Science Students Are the Children of Immigrants

America's Top High School Science Students Are the Children of Immigrants | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
Most finalists in the Regeneron Science Talent Search, aka the "Junior Nobel Prize" for high school students, are the children of immigrants, per the NFAP.
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It’s Official: Hate Crimes Rise Under Trump

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Hate crimes in nine U.S. metropolitan areas rose more than 20 percent last year—reversing a downward trend in the last few years.
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Latest statistics show heart failure on the rise; cardiovascular diseases remain leading killer | American Heart Association

Latest statistics show heart failure on the rise; cardiovascular diseases remain leading killer | American Heart Association | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
DALLAS, January 26, 2016 — The number of adults living with heart failure increased from about 5.7 million (2009-2012) to about 6.5 million (2011-2014), according to the American Heart Association’s 2017 Heart Disease and Stroke Statistics Update.
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Only Assailant Tried in Racially Charged Beating Gets Four Years

Only Assailant Tried in Racially Charged Beating Gets Four Years | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
But the sentence is stayed pending appeal. As many as 20 members of a Hasidic neighborhood watch group called the shomrim assaulted a young black man.
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Trump silence on racist murder in NYC speaks volumes

Trump silence on racist murder in NYC speaks volumes | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
In the time since a racist rode a bus from Baltimore to hunt down a random black man, not a single word has rolled off Trump's fingertips.
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The Psychology Of Hate: Robert J. Sternberg: 9781591471844: Amazon.com: Books

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Press conference shows something is wrong with our President

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If one can say that the Trump presidency has been off to a rocky start, his press conference today was an avalanche of boulders.
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N.Y. human rights agency won $5M for discrimination vics in 2016

N.Y. human rights agency won $5M for discrimination vics in 2016 | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
State human rights officials obtained more than $5 million in compensation for victims of discrimination in 2016.
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Trump’s ‘toxic’ fear-mongering hurts global human rights

Trump’s ‘toxic’ fear-mongering hurts global human rights | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
"Poisonous" rhetoric employed by Trump exemplified "the global trend of angrier and more divisive politics."
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U.S. declines to sign letter criticizing China on human rights

U.S. declines to sign letter criticizing China on human rights | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
The U.K., Germany, Canada and eight others signed a letter raising concerns about lawyers and rights activists detained by China.
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Social entrepreneurship and India's changing startup ecosystem

Young Indians across the country today are taking up social entrepreneurship with a vision to create a social impact. Join us, as we find out how India'
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Enter your best breaking news stories from 2016 in Press Club journalism contest

Enter your best breaking news stories from 2016 in Press Club journalism contest | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
Breaking news is one of the most important assignments journalists have, and the National Press Club wants to recognize the very best work in both broadcast and for print/online stories from 2016 so send us your best breaking news stories -- both for broadcast and for print -- for the 2017 Press Club journalism contest.
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Why Racism is a Mental Illness: Cassandra George Sturges: 9781440197338: Amazon.com: Books

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Oxford University embroiled in race row as students told to be 'vigilant' after black man seen in grounds

Oxford University embroiled in race row as students told to be 'vigilant' after black man seen in grounds | THE OTHER EYEWITTNESS - news | Scoop.it
Oxford University has become embroiled in a race row after students received an email from staff telling them to be “vigilant” because a black man was seen walking through college grounds.
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