The Era of Mass Incarceration Isn’t Over. This New Report Shows Why.

Ever since the US incarceration rate started to level off at the turn of the century, activists and criminal justice reform advocates have been hopeful that the era of mass incarceration may finally be over. Indeed, the number of people locked up in prisons across the country is steadily decreasing, signaling that criminal justice reforms have started […]

Trump’s Bigly Military-Spending Is Not Enough for this Beltway Think Tank

Trump’s Bigly Military-Spending Is Not Enough for this Beltway Think Tank

M.I.C. Despite plans for near-record military spending, the influential American Enterprise Institute claims the US government is underfunding national defense. by Ryan McMaken Let’s block ads! (Why?) MintPress News fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news from various Alternative News Outlets to expand the reach away from MainStream Media […]

Ackman says Pershing Square Holdings up 0.1 percent this year

Ackman says Pershing Square Holdings up 0.1 percent this year

BOSTON (Reuters) – Two days after billionaire investor William Ackman told clients that he was making money across all his funds again, he said on Thursday that his publicly traded Pershing Square Holdings Ltd portfolio was barely in the black so far this year. William ‘Bill’ Ackman, CEO and Portfolio Manager of Pershing Square Capital […]

The Fire This Time: Trump’s Scorched Earth Diplomacy Burns Asia

The Fire This Time: Trump’s Scorched Earth Diplomacy Burns Asia

Boom!  Trump’s China techwar takes out ZTE, as the major Chinese telecom equipment supplier is crushed by US penalties and closes its doors.  Boom boom!  Wut?  Trump dumbfounds the US punditocracy by offering to walk those ZTE penalties back. The good news is there’s an explanation for the craziness. The bad news is that Trump’s […]

This African Warrior Ceremony Was Highly Intimidating

[unable to retrieve full-text content] When France sent ambassador Jean-Marie Bayol to Dahomey to secure a deal for the kingdom’s rich natural resources, he was greeted by an elite force Arts & Culture | Smithsonian fmsmnewsFMSMNews.com is a news aggregator and opinions blog. We aim to showcase news from various Alternative News Outlets to expand […]

WW3 Pencilled in for this weekend|Humor

Brits have been advised not to plan too many activities this weekend as World War Three is tentatively scheduled to break out at some stage. The Met Office issued a warning that WW3 is likely to bring considerably more disruption to travel than last month’s ‘Beast from the East.’ Even though it sounds bad, it’s […]

What to expect from this Saturday’s March for Science

What to expect from this Saturday’s March for Science

Protesters will take to the streets again this SaturdayJoseph Gruber / Alamy Stock Photo By Chelsea Whyte What started as a march is turning into a movement. This year’s March for Science will involve rallies on 14 April in more than 200 cities, as a sequel to last year’s inaugural march in protest of president […]

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