"We are acclimating ourselves to the public slaughter of our fellow citizens, over and over again, because our political system has become so riven with well-financed cowardice that it can’t do anything about it, and therefore, we must have a country in which being asked not to bring your combat weapon into a fast-food joint is a blow to liberty tantamount to the Writs Of Assistance, and we must have a country in which we accessorize deadly weapons or else we will forget our birthright as free citizens."
Gaza Strip’s only power plant knocked out by Israeli shelling
Reuters: Israeli tank fire hit the fuel depot of the Gaza Strip’s only power plant on Tuesday, witnesses said, cutting electricity to Gaza City and many other parts of the Palestinian enclave of 1.8 million people.
It’s a heartbreaking story told in just six pictures.
After a fire destroyed nine houses on one block of Garland Street in Detroit, the Detroit News looked back to tell the block’s story. While their reporting went back nearly a century, the images only need to go back seven years to make an impact.