March 27, 2015 by · Leave a Comment
Chattanooga Times Free PressGeorgia Gov. Deal signs order requiring readiness for marijuana lawChattanooga Times Free PressMike Hopkins, of Covington, Ga., wipes his face as he cries while talking about losing two of his children in the past eight months to complications from their medical conditions at a ceremony where Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal signed an executive order …How 'marijuana refugees' brought legal cannabis to GeorgiaChristian Science MonitorNathan Deal's order clears way for legalized medical marijuanaAtlanta Journal Constitution (blog)Georgia governor to sign bill allowing limited medical marijuana useAl Jazeera AmericaThe Augusta Chronicle -WXIA-TV -Online Athensall 140 news articles »
Sun-Sentinel, 21 Mar 2015 – The tributes to those who braved the nightsticks of Alabama state troopers 50 years ago to march for voting rights were inspiring. The state of Black America a half-century later is depressing. In a recent report titled "Five Bleak Facts on Black Opportunity," the Brookings Institution laid out where things stand. In 1965, the idea of an African-American president and an African-American attorney general might have been unimaginable, but despite that progress at the top, there’s been regression below.
SF Weekly, 19 Mar 2015 – CRACK HANGOVER The weather is weird in Oakland on a recent Saturday, as a biting wind cuts through the warm glow of a late February sun. Soon, a brief but furious rain pounds the skylights on the roof of Laney College’s black student union, making it hard for the 40 or so people seated in folding chairs to hear the voice of the slight man standing at the podium. The man is America’s most successful drug dealer.
A leading military official claims that if the US government moves forward with reductions in the national budget, it will castrate the dogs of the drug war and essentially put a halt to defense operations against the cartels. Last week, Marine Corps General John Kelly&nb…
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The Weed Blog (blog)Two Medical Marijuana Bills Filed In TexasThe Weed Blog (blog)texas marijuana legislature Most medical marijuana programs in America came about as the result of a citizen initiative. More and more states are legalizing medical marijuana via their legislatures, but all of the first medical marijuana programs in …House Medical Marijuana Bill to be Heard in the Senate on ThursdayPeach PunditMedical Marijuana Bill Lost in SmokeAmerican SpectatorGillibrand, Booker tout medical marijuana billCapital New YorkTexas Observer -Timesonline.com -Dallas Morning News (blog)all 63 news articles »