The State Department Asked Twitter How To Fight Terrorists And It Went Exactly How You Would Expect

June 20, 2018

The State Department on Friday apparently decided it was a good idea to ask social media users how to defeat “violent extremism.” View this image › ISIS fighters march in Raqqa, Syria in an undated image. Militant Website via AP Following a three-day summit at the White House this week on Countering Violent Extremism, the State Department took to social media, asking people to share their solutions to this complex,…


What Happens When A Truck Carrying Radioactive Material Gets Robbed In Mexico?

June 14, 2018

Last December, a truck containing lethal radioactive cobalt-60 was stolen outside Mexico City, briefly causing an international panic. Then, almost immediately, the story quietly disappeared — but the questions surrounding it didn’t. On the morning of Dec. 3, 2013, Francisco Sanchez, a farmer on his way to work in Hueypoxtla, a rural town near Mexico City, found a pile of old machine parts strewn in the field behind his house….