Three Handguns Found In Room Where Ohio 3-Year-Old Was Shot And Killed

From Talking Points Memo:

A 3-year-old boy in Youngstown, Ohio shot and killed himself Sunday in a room where there were three handguns, television station WKBN reported.

The grandmother of Raytwon Briggs told authorities that the boy was playing with one of the guns when he shot himself in the head. Two other youngsters, ages one and five, were also in the home at the time of the shooting, but the boy’s parents were not.

Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) force-fed under standard Guantánamo Bay procedure

From The Guardian:

As Ramadan begins, more than 100 hunger-strikers in Guantánamo Bay continue their protest. More than 40 of them are being force-fed. A leaked document sets out the military instructions, or standard operating procedure, for force-feeding detainees. In this four-minute film made by Human Rights organisation Reprieve and Bafta award-winning director Asif Kapadia, US actor and rapper Yasiin Bey (formerly known as Mos Def), experiences the procedure

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