New York City Schools Exhibited "Institutionalized Deliberate Indifference" Towards Victims of Sexual Assault, Complaints Say

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A Brooklyn attorney, Carrie Goldberg, has asked the U.S. Department of Education and the Department of Justice to open a joint investigation into the New York City Department of Education, alleging an “epidemic” of administrative malpractice when it comes to sex crimes in city schools.Read more...

Cartoons: Just a little bit rapey

Just a little bit rapey by Clay Jones Today Donald Trump compared the benefits of Trump University to Stanford University. I think he was just comparing the odds of being raped. Brock Turner, a former student at Stanford University and swim team member was convicted of three felony counts of sexual assault and sentenced to [...

How to Get Rich If China's Stock Market Doesn't Collapse

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Many financial types are very confident that China will have a financial meltdown in the near(?) future. The fear is so widespread that you can make a lot of money if China’s stock market doesn’t go to hell. Read more...

Scientists find likely ancestor of mystery ‘Hobbit’

Newly uncovered fossils on an Indonesian island dating back to 700,000 years might just resolve the mystery of the diminutive human species nicknamed the “Hobbit.” Scientists on Wednesday described bone fragments and teeth retrieved from an ancient river bed that appear to belong to the extinct Hobbit species. The fossils are about 700,000 years old, [...

Advisors Reportedly Fear Trump Will Announce VP on Twitter

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A Bloomberg report released Wednesday offered surprising new details about Donald Trump’s search for Vice President, including his consideration of “at least one” former rival who hasn’t endorsed him and concerns within the campaign that Trump will suddenly announce his pick online.Read more...

Mike Peters Guest Cartoon: Muhammad Ali

Muhammad Ali by Mike Peters OF RELATED INTEREST: —Muhammad Ali: 4 Ways He Changed America —Michael J. Fox: How to honor Muhammad Ali —Sylvester Stallone honors ‘the real Apollo Creed’ Muhammad Ali —The poetry of Muhammad Ali —The courage of Muhammad Ali Mike Peters is recognized as one of our nation’s most prominent cartoon artists [...

D-Day, Revisited (Update)

Soldiers wade ashore a Normandy beach during the Allied invasion of Europe on D-Day, June 6, 1944. (Photo courtesy U.S. Army) Update: Please scroll to the end to see some photos of commemoration ceremonies of the 72nd anniversary of D-Day in France ===== Today is the 72nd anniversary of D-Day. Two years ago, on the [...]The post D-Day, Revisited (Update) appeared first on The Moderate Voice.

Daryl Cagle Cartoon: Trump and the judge

See great cartoons by all the top political cartoonists at http://cagle.com. To license this cartoon for your own site, visit http://politicalcartoons.comThe post Daryl Cagle Cartoon: Trump and the judge appeared first on The Moderate Voice.

Jalopnik For $4,000, This Custom 1997 Ford Probe Could Let You Reach Your Inner ‘Vette Lover | Lifeh

Jalopnik For $4,000, This Custom 1997 Ford Probe Could Let You Reach Your Inner ‘Vette Lover | Lifehacker Stick to a Capsule Wardrobe to Keep Costs Low and Choices Simple | io9 A Tiny Spock Leaning on a 1964 Buick Riviera Is the Best Hot Wheels Car Ever | Kotaku Hey, It’s A . . . Oh, It’s Just A Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Trailer |Read more...