U.S. advisers in Iraq stay out of combat but see fighting edging closer – The Washington Post

“Much of Iraq’s military collapsed in June when soldiers abandoned their posts as Islamic State forces advanced.”

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/us-advisers-in-iraq-stay-out-of-combat-but-see-fight-edge-nearer/2015/01/01/6da57c3a-9038-11e4-ba53-a477d66580ed_story.html

Florida Dad Calls the Cops for Help Punishing His 12-Year-Old Daughter for Fighting with Her Sister

” “It’s definitely not something we advertise to do, and even though law enforcement has been willing to help out in this situation, watching a parent discipline their child is something that’s done only when a deputy has no other calls to handle,””

http://www.ijreview.com/2015/01/225556-2-father-ask-permission-discipline-child/

U.S. advisers in Iraq stay out of combat but see fighting edging closer – The Washington Post

“Much of Iraq’s military collapsed in June when soldiers abandoned their posts as Islamic State forces advanced.”

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/us-advisers-in-iraq-stay-out-of-combat-but-see-fight-edge-nearer/2015/01/01/6da57c3a-9038-11e4-ba53-a477d66580ed_story.html

NSA DROPS CHRISTMAS EVE SURPRISE

“The government conducts sweeping surveillance under this authority -— surveillance that increasingly puts Americans’ data in the hands of the NSA”, Patrick Toomey of the ACLU’s National Security Project said in comments to Bloomberg News. “Despite that fact, this spying is conducted almost entirely in secret and without legislative or judicial oversight.”

https://firstlook.org/theintercept/2014/12/26/nsa-releases-report-internal-abuses-christmas-eve/

A TIME FOR CHOOSING (The Speech – October 27, 1964)

“There’s something going on in time and space, and beyond time and space, which, whether we like it or not, spells duty.”

You and I have a rendezvous with destiny.

We’ll preserve for our children this, the last best hope of man on earth, or we’ll sentence them to take the last step into a thousand years of darkness.

via A TIME FOR CHOOSING (The Speech – October 27, 1964).

Post 9/11… what the hell happened?