LOS ANGELES, Kalifornia (PNN) - January 3, 2017 - Ain’t no such thing as half-way cooks,” is the remix of the classic hip-hop track Shook Ones Pt. II. This rapper from Queensbridge made a cooking book exclusively for inmates. The book contains instructions on how to make wine in your cell, which has led to a ban across the state of Kalifornia correctional facilities.
Student makes excellent case against inflating university costs and flatlining incomes.
BOSTON, Massachusetts - December 28, 2016 - Pay to go to school, to get a job, to make money to pay off school. That logic is what prompts millions of young adults to enroll in a traditional university education each year. But that investment won’t pay off for everyone.
Vows never to back down.
DALLAS, Texas (PNN) - December 26, 2016 - Barrett Brown, the activist and journalist known best for his work with Anonymous, was recently released from jail after serving a brutal 4-year sentence. During that time he spent at least 6 months in solitary confinement, and now that he is released, he still faces 6 months of house arrest and will owe over $800,000 in restitution fees.
December 28, 2016 - Anonymous has been behind a slew of online activist pranks that attack everyone from bloggers with poisonous ideas about women and rape to global banks that control the wealth of the entire world and use their power for evil. As its popularity grows, so does the number of people actually listening to its words of advice and heeding its warnings, whether they’re normal citizens wanting to make a difference or world leaders attempting to avoid their doxxes.
December 19, 2016 - Civil unrest used to be something we read about online, happening in distant countries like Egypt or Brazil.
But more and more over the past few years, we’ve seen it erupt right here in the streets of Amerika. The last thing you want to do is to be stuck in the middle of it, so the best thing you can do is to get prepared so you can ride out the storm from home.
STANDING ROCK, North Dakota (PNN) - December 4, 2016 - The Army Corps of Engineers has denied a permit for the construction of a key section of the Dakota Access Pipeline, granting a major victory to protesters who have been demonstrating for months.
STANDING ROCK, North Dakota (PNN) - November 30, 2016 - In what could only be termed a potential gross violation of human rights, the fascist Morton County Sheriff’s Department announced today it plans to block all supplies from entering Standing Rock camps - including deliveries of food.
By L. Neil Smith
November 29, 2016 - First of all, an apology of sorts: I was engaged this week in a Facebook discussion about the mandates of the First Amendment, and I promised one of the individuals I was arguing with that I would explain, the next day, why he is wrong and I am right about the meaning and intent of that article of the Bill of Rights. Unfortunately, the next day, I got caught up in the finishing touches on my latest novel, Only The Young Die Good and completely forgot about the dispute. This essay is that explanation.
By Kerry McDonald
November 29, 2016 - Homeschoolers are a diverse bunch. Our teaching approaches and learning philosophies vary. Our politics run the gamut and our visions of education reform differ greatly. Yet despite these contrasts, homeschoolers are remarkably similar. I recently asked a large eclectic group of homeschooling parents why they chose this education option for their children. Key homeschooling features like "freedom," and "time," and "flexibility," and "individualization" were common drivers for all.