War on Drugs
Friday, February 14th, 2014
When it was all over, Eugene Mallory died of six gunshot wounds from Sgt. John Bonesâ MP-5 9mm submachine gun. When a coroner arrived, he found the loaded .22 caliber pistol the two deputies claimed Mallory had pointed at them on the bedside table.
Wednesday, February 5th, 2014
Police stole over $1 million from an innocent woman and were ordered to give it back. Now a judge has ordered the federal government to pay the woman nearly $40k in legal fees.
Wednesday, January 29th, 2014
President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday wasn’t what John Stossel wanted to hear. This is what he thinks the president should have said.
Wednesday, January 29th, 2014
Can the government do anything right? There is no evidence for it. None. Everything it touches turns to grotesque failure.
Tuesday, January 28th, 2014
A Kentucky woman who was sentenced to two days in jail ended wrongly locked up there for five months.
Tuesday, January 21st, 2014
A little over a year ago, David Eckert was subjected to 8 anal exams after he was stopped by New Mexico police for rolling through a stop sign. Now he has settled his lawsuit with local authorities for $1.6 million.
Monday, January 20th, 2014
After over a decade of working with the federal government to put away drug dealers, Patrick Moen recently abandoned his job at the DEA in order to pursue a career with Privateer Holdings, a Seattle, Washington-based investment firm that specializes in the budding marijuana industry.
Monday, January 20th, 2014
In what can only be described as a disgusting piece of reefer madness propaganda,CNN host Nancy Grace claimed that she has seen pot addicts destroy and kill entire families.
Friday, January 17th, 2014
A man was handcuffed and detained for over an hour after giving a homeless man 75 cents.
Wednesday, January 15th, 2014
How would you feel if you found out that heroin was being sold in broad daylight in front of the school that your child was attending?
Sunday, January 5th, 2014
Would it surprise you to know that the U.S. government, via the Department of Health and Human Services, actually owns a patent on the use of marijuana’s primary active ingredients as both “antioxidants” and “neuroprotectants”?
Monday, December 23rd, 2013
The War on Drugs has failed and may even be past the point of recovery. The United States is the most incarcerated nation in the world, and drugs are still a problem.
Friday, December 13th, 2013
A 37-year-old diabetic woman died in a Texas jail after she was denied insulin.
Wednesday, December 11th, 2013
Uruguay has become the first country in the world to legalize the growth, distribution, and consumption of marijuana.
Friday, December 6th, 2013
According to the latest statistics, cannabis continues to be the nation’s most valuable cash crop, even though it is still mindlessly regarded as illegal for recreational use by 48 states and the federal government.
Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013
A Nebraska couple is pushing for the legalization of medical marijuana to help their son’s debilitating seizures.
Saturday, November 23rd, 2013
The war on some drugs is actually a war on reason as well as ethics â with the inevitable casualties being human beings, not the âdrugsâ allegedly being warred upon.
Thursday, November 14th, 2013
A new report shows that thousands of people are currently imprisoned for the rest of their lives for committing nonviolent offenses.
Friday, November 8th, 2013
Yet another NM resident has been subjected to invasive medical exams after a detection dog alerted for drugs. This time, the victim was a woman, and this time, the exam was far more invasive.
Thursday, November 7th, 2013
Almost 18 months after a Washington man who turned himself in to police for a misdemeanor drug charge died in custody new video footage has surfaced that appears to contradict the authoritiesâ claim that his death could have been avoided.
Wednesday, November 6th, 2013
Another New Mexico resident was subjected to rectal exams after a traffic stop. Maybe aliens from Roswell have infiltrated the police force. Perhaps that’s what explains these rectal cavity invasions.
Tuesday, October 29th, 2013
An 11-year-old boy was bitten by a police dog during a simulated drug raid demonstration in Brazil, Indiana last week.
Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013
A national Gallup poll released today showed the American people now overwhelmingly support marijuana legalization. Survey participants were asked very directly, “Do you think the use of marijuana should be made legal, or not?”
Sunday, October 20th, 2013
Marijuana legalization advocates and drug law reformers liked what they heard Tuesday.
Saturday, September 7th, 2013
Can the U.S. really afford to greatly anger the rest of the world when they are the ones that are paying our bills? What is going to happen if China, Russia and many other large nations stop buying our debt and start rapidly dumping U.S. debt that they already own?
Wednesday, September 4th, 2013
Why has the little nation of Qatar spent 3 billion dollars to support the rebels in Syria? Could it be because Qatar is the largest exporter of liquid natural gas in the world and Assad won’t let them build a natural gas pipeline through Syria?
Thursday, August 29th, 2013
Both cannabis (marijuana) and alcohol have very different and complex actions on the brain. The long term effects of both are often quite different from their short term effects. What we have been led and encouraged to believe through mainstream education about cannabis and its reality, are two entirely different things.
Wednesday, August 28th, 2013
The US and UK governments have revealed none of the âconclusive evidenceâ they claim to have that the Syrian government used chemical weapons. Listening to their voices, observing their body language, and looking into their eyes, it is completely obvious that John Kerry and his British and German puppets are lying through their teeth.
Monday, August 19th, 2013
Finally, after working to see the end of mandatory minimum sentencing for nearly 30 years, hearing Attorney General Holder say the obvious â that mandatory sentences donât work, are costly, unfair and need to be ended â was welcome. Unfortunately, Mr. Holderâs comments are mostly rhetoric with inadequate policy change.
Friday, August 16th, 2013
Interestingly enough, only a week ago, over fifteen Egyptian human rights organizations accused the allegedly peaceful and democracy-promoting Muslim Brotherhood of âclear incitement to violence and religious hatred in order to achieve political gains.â