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Middle schoolers suspended for posing with Confederate flag

Victor Skinner, EagNews.org  ROUND ROCK, Texas – Round Rock Independent School District officials contend student privacy rights prevent them from discussing why several students were suspended over a picture of them holding a Confederate flag. Ironically, parent Andy Birdwell told Fox 7 his 14-year-old son is one of seven students suspended at Round Rock Ridgeview

‘Mass casualty event’ reported in Arkansas town after tornado hits

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas  – A tornado caused a “mass casualty situation” in Vilonia, Arkansas, after ripping through the town on Sunday, a spokesman for the Faulkner County Sheriff’s office said. The spokesman said the number of casualties was not immediately known. The tornado also struck the nearby town of Mayflower. A spotter in Mayflower, Arkansas,

Government Documents Prove Domestic Drones Are For Spying On Americans

A data dump of government documents secured via the Freedom of Information Act shows that the roll out of domestic unmanned drones will, for the most part, be focused solely on the mass surveillance of the American people. The documents, from the Federal Aviation Administration, were recently made public by the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Among

Wave of Anti-Putin Protests Hits the U.S.

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While Friday’s sentencing in Russia of three members of a punk rock protest outfit was a travesty of justice–the girls were each give two-year prison terms–it also exposed the Putin regime’s thuggish tactics to a broader audience, making it more difficult for apologists to gloss over the government’s oppression. As Seth noted, Pussy Riot’s treatment