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Brazil’s New Leader Wants to Ease Gun Laws. Supporters Are Ready, and Training.

SÃO PAULO, Brazil — For Natalia and Rubens Ortega, the only remaining question is: Glock or Taurus? The young couple signed up for a gun-training course at a shooting club in São Paulo just days after Jair Bolsonaro, a far-right [...]

Beijing Dispatch: Mao 101: Inside a Chinese Classroom Training the Communists of Tomorrow

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Ideological classes have long been a part of the college curriculum in China. But they are more important than ever to the Communist Party, even if many students say they are numbing propaganda. Source: [...]
How a New Wave of Female Candidates Is Training to Fight the Trolls
Kim Weaver first saw the Facebook post during an otherwise normal work meeting in Des Moines. “Just wait till the day of the rope, when traitors like you get what you deserve,” a Twitter user had written to Weaver, then a [...]
Trump administration to aid states in firearms training for teachers, school staff
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said she didn’t know whether the public schools in Michigan improved following the school choice policies she pushed in the state. | [...]
House to vote next week on anti-sexual harassment training resolution
The resolution is a major victory for California Democrat Jackie Speier, a longtime anti-sexual harassment advocate who has tried to get Congress to adopt this very measure [...]
Donald Trump says DHS pick won’t need ‘on-the-job training’
President Trump introduced his new Homeland Security secretary nominee Thursday, saying former Bush administration official and current deputy White House Chief of Staff Kirstjen Nielsen is the right person to carry out his campaign promises. “There [...]
Fatigue and Training Gaps Spell Disaster at Sea, Sailors Warn
In interviews, more than a dozen current and former ship commanders who served in the western Pacific said the strain on the Navy’s fleet there had caused maintenance gaps and training shortfalls that had not been remedied or had received [...]
Sheriff’s office partners with ICE for funding, training
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has approved a Tennessee county’s participation in a program that allows certain law enforcement officials to act as ICE agents in exchange for training and funding. News [...]

Training African Armies to Fight Terrorism

[unable to retrieve full-text content] In a program known as Flintlock, American and European special forces train armies from seven African countries over three weeks. Source: NYT > World

Fox Uses Trump’s Pussgrab Tape In Sexual Harassment Training, Like To Say DON’T Do This. Weird!

Wut? Like really, what the actual FUCK? Huh. So here is an actual thing that happened: For several months now, 20th Century Fox has been using the infamous 2005 Donald Trump Access Hollywood “you can grab ’em by the pussy” tape as part [...]