Author Archives: Shawn Jorgensen

One Officer Down Is Too Many

On Tuesday, June 17, 2015, thousands of police officers, including members of the Edmonton Police Service and fellow officers from other parts of Canada, the U.S. and even Great Britain, marched through the streets of Downtown Edmonton in a dramatic funeral procession from the Alberta Legislature to the Edmonton Convention Centre, where they said goodbye to one of their own,

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The “Big One”: We’re NOT Ready

👤 By Shawn J. ¦ Founding Editor, Calling Out Community ✒ Posted March 31, 2015.   🐦 Twitter: Follow Us ¦ 👍 Facebook: Like Us ✉ Email us with comments! This weekend, the summer blockbuster hit “San Andreas”… …rocked the foreign box office, according to IMDb.com, earning a leading $97.8 million from approximately 22,590 screens in 68 markets…Globally, “San Andreas,” which stars Dwayne

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Clinton: Pro Lifers Need “Re-Education”

by Calling Out Community, Posted May 18, 2015 Former New York Senator, former U.S. Secretary of State, former First Lady and now 2016 United States Presidential hopeful – Hilary Rodham Clinton’s resume reads better than three of her political opponents combined.  With that much experience and knowledge under her proverbial belt, and recognizing the power of the media to pull

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Pathetic Polling #2 – David Cameron’s… Demise?

by Calling Out Community, Posted May 8, 2015. Updated January 2, 2016. In early May, 2015, Labour Party leader David Miliband had detailed an action plan to start to oust current British Prime Minister David Cameron from Downing Street on the day after the general election, based on the private polling that showed the party ahead in key marginal seats.

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It’s ‘High’ Time To ‘Get Off the Pot’!

👤 By Shawn J. ¦ Founding Editor, Calling Out Community ✒ Originally Posted April 21, 2015.  Updated April 20, 2016 🐦 Twitter: Follow Us ¦ 👍 Facebook: Like Us ✉ Email us with comments! “4/20” has become synonymous with a large, festival-like event in a city near you, held on April 20 annually, culminating with a massive public rally at 4:20 PM that day. Live bands will play, there

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Doomsday:  3 Minutes to Midnight

Body On January 22, 2015, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists announced that they were moving the minute hand of the 68-year old Doomsday Clock from 5 minutes to midnight, up to 3 minutes to midnight, stating as their reasoning: “Unchecked climate change, global nuclear weapons modernizations, and outsized nuclear weapons arsenals pose extraordinary and undeniable threats to the continued

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