“In light of yet another horrific shooting tragedy, it is clearer than ever that there is no place in our communities for deadly high capacity gun magazines and I will keep working to pass my bill to reinstate the ban on them,” Lautenberg said in a statement. “If we don pass a high capacity magazine ban this year, it will be the first bill I introduce when the new session of Congress begins in January. These high capacity magazines, which were used in Newtown, Aurora, Tucson, Virginia Tech, and so many other tragedies, were designed for one purpose only to shoot and kill quickly.
“We had a few injuries and a couple of blokes pulled out [on Saturday] so that was a big loss for us,” Thompson said. “We called on four or five reserve grade players and they played pretty well actually which was good. It was just good to get a win on the books and get our confidence back.
Heraclitus: What about that research in the social sciences which is difficult to replicate and, due to inherent subjectivity, almost impossible not to subtly influence the outcome? I am no positivist. In fact, I speculate that the whole idea of academic positivism became a device to lead the researcher to maturity and morality. In other words, to promote a type of wisdom.
Piling too much on a young dog will confuse and frustrate it. If, after a fair chance, one house training method isn’t working, try another one. Start with the method that you think will work best for you and your daily schedule. To see yourself as an “individual” is to see yourself as a center of attention, with as many qualifications (titles, formal associations, histories) as possible obscured the more stripped of qualifications, the more individualized. Liberalism projects the denuded individual back to the founding of society, but that individual is obviously a result of liberalism. In other words, liberalism’s self legitimating misconception doesn’t detract from the reality of such an individual but it has to change our assessment of its meaning.
“The BIG3’s inaugural season showed everyone that we are all about competitive, 3 on 3 basketball being played at the highest level,” said BIG3 co Founder and co CEO Ice Cube. “Players know that to domi nate in the league, you’re going to have to go hard and earn your buckets. It’s that level of intensity that has attracted so many talented new players this season.
Like other cases, it has called attention to police training, protocols and discipline including the controversial practice of imbuing police cadets with a readiness to kill, known as “warrior training.” Derek Chauvin, the white officer seen in the video, had 18 prior complaints filed against him, according to the Minneapolis Police Department. Respond to China Hong Kong power grab?China legislature on Thursday approved a controversial national security law that gives the mainland government new powers to police subversion and foreign intervention in Hong Kong. Critics of the new law say it a violation of the “one country, two systems” agreement that has granted Hong Kong certain levels of autonomy like its own police force and judicial system since the island became part of China in 1997 after more than a century of British rule.