PACHECO: Against all that, you know, you’ve got one white doctor standing over in the corner saying yes but they’re killing you. (Unintelligible) walking around talking like you are now. And he didn’t want to hear me. Activists of Hefajat e Islam attack a journalist during a clash with police in front of the national mosque in Dhaka May 5, 2013. At least one person was killed, more than one hundred injured, including journalists, and thirteen vehicles torched as activists from Hefajat e Islam and Islami Chhatra Shibir clashed with police at the city’s Paltan area. According to local media, Hefajat activists demanded for the introduction of blasphemy laws and a 13 point agenda, while blocking major roads in Dhaka.
While several critics laid out theproblems with SLED’s organizational structure and the way it assigns officers to shooting investigations, it was the actions ofSLED investigators in specific cases that were most troubling. In the police shooting death of Lori Jean Ellis, for example, police officers broke into Ellis’s house over some unpaid fines and an open container violation, then shot her to death after claiming she pointed and fired a rifle at them. The officers described hearing a loud bang, then seeing a muzzle flash and smoke emanating from the barrel of the gun Ellis was allegedly holding.
When he joined Mike Wallace at the beginning of 60 Minutes’ third season, they toiled to put stories on the air for a program that dodged cancellation each season. But their work was immediately recognized with an Emmy for Safer’s 1971 investigation of the Gulf of Tonkin incident that began America’s war in Vietnam. The two pressed on for five years, moving the broadcast from the bottom fourth to the middle of the rankings.
SALDANA: I’m doing it for my sisters, I’m doing it for my brothers. And I don’t care who tells me that I am not this and I am not that. I know who I am and I know what Nina Simone means to me. HAMID: There has been a debate in Pakistan, and some people do like to imagine that there is such a thing as a good Taliban. In the political sphere, the debate’s been going on. I think people are feeling much less comfortable saying that now.
We have family/dear friends in Waveland. We came back to Ohio just 2 days before the storm hit with some of our aunt keepsakes not knowing it would be the last time we ever saw her or her home. Had we known there were such hurricane warnings we would have taken everything we could get into the truck.