National Guard, DEA, State Police Raid Elderly Cancer Patient Over 4 Pot Plants

Jackson was in his backyard last Tuesday when plainclothes men and a helicopter descended on his property. With no warrant, and without showing identification, these heroes ripped Jackson’s plants from the ground.

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Jewish Council Chides Black Lives Matter Over Support For Palestine

Calling the platform a “profoundly disturbing development,” the group announced it will “dissociate” itself from Black Lives Matter, which has emerged as one of the most progressive and prominent movements in the country advocating for Black people and people of color. Continue reading

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Why The Mainstream Media Is Silent About The Trans-Pacific Partnership

While it might seem remiss, if not wholly irresponsible, for such an expansive international trade agreement to escape the mainstream media’s attention, the omission wasn’t unintentional.

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18-Year-Old Arrested On Terrorism Charges Is Mentally “Like A Child”

People close to Khan say that he suffered from serious mental and emotional illnesses and that the FBI was aware of this, having met with him regularly since he was a young teenager. Continue reading

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White House: Payment To Iran Unrelated To Prisoner Release, Not Ransom

The allegations, claiming the US had “secretly airlifted” the money, sparked furious condemnations from a number of Republican leaders, who insisted it proved that the prisoner exchange was unacceptable. Continue reading

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