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Jeff Sessions Is Essentially Killing A Project Designed To Build Trust Between Police And The Public

Jeff Sessions Is Essentially Killing A Project Designed To Build Trust Between Police And The Public

The US Justice Department said Friday it is significantly repurposing a program that was designed to help local police departments rebuild trust with their communities after controversial incidents — particularly in cases where officers had shot black civilians.Instead of investigating police departments and offering suggestions for reforms, the Justice Department will provide technical assistance grants for more traditional law enforcement tactics: arresting violent criminals, breaking up gangs, and making drug busts.“This is a course correction to ensure that resources go to agencies that require assistance rather than expensive wide-ranging investigative assessments that go beyond the scope of technical assistance and support,” Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a stateme
These Women Are Killing It In The Gaming Industry But Still Get Mistaken For "Booth Babes"

These Women Are Killing It In The Gaming Industry But Still Get Mistaken For "Booth Babes"

“Get off your boyfriend’s account” is Lisy Kane’s “favourite” insult hurled at her by men she obliterates in online computer games. The Melbourne game producer is often asked: “are you one of the booth babes?” (slang for promotional models at gaming conventions), “are you just here on holidays?” or “can I please speak to one of the game developers?” at conferences where she showcases games with the rest of her development team.Kane, who was the only Australian on Forbes’ “30 Under 30” gaming list this year, said there was “no way” she would ever turn on voice chat even when playing online games that require teamwork and communication like Defense of the Ancients (DotA).“Because even though the year is 2017 if players get a whiff of me being not a dude it’s on for young