Buffalo police officers resign from unit in protest of suspended colleagues who shoved man, 75, to ground

Nearly five dozen Buffalo police officers, specially trained for civil unrest, resigned from their unit Friday after two colleagues were suspended after a video surfaced appearing to show them shoving and seriously injuring a 75-year-old protester, officials said. The members of the Buffalo Police Department's Emergency Response Team quit that task force after the fallout … Continue reading Buffalo police officers resign from unit in protest of suspended colleagues who shoved man, 75, to ground

Trump’s reward to ‘coal country’—kill jobs, training, communities, and education—you’re welcome

The Appalachian region awarded Trump big, fat wins. After all, Trump digs coal! Now it’s time to get their rewards. How does his budget reward them? Well, there’s the Appalachian Regional Commission. Or rather, there was, because Trump’s proposed budget completely eliminates the ARC. The commission supports local communities and regional programs, it also helps … Continue reading Trump’s reward to ‘coal country’—kill jobs, training, communities, and education—you’re welcome

What The Writers Of The Constitution Meant When They Enshrined Gun Rights Into The Constitution

A single-shot firearm that takes a bit of work to reload. A single shot black powder rifle would make it impossible for someone to walk into a school and kill twenty children, much less mow down fifty people in a movie theatre. The writers of the Constitution wrote the gun rights amendment to apply ONLY to … Continue reading What The Writers Of The Constitution Meant When They Enshrined Gun Rights Into The Constitution

Solar Industry Jobs Grew 6.8% in 2011, Estimate 24% In 2012

The National Solar Jobs Consensus of 2011, showed that in the past year alone, solar jobs have been growing at a rate of 6.8%.  They forecast that in 2012, solar jobs will increase by 24% Meanwhile, the carbon fuel industry job market is shrinking by 2% in 2011. The moral of the story is, if you are looking … Continue reading Solar Industry Jobs Grew 6.8% in 2011, Estimate 24% In 2012