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“Camping” on Your Own Land is Now Illegal — Gov’t Waging War on Off-Grid Living (Video)

Posted by on October 5, 2015 in Government, Policies with 178 Comments
“Camping” on Your Own Land is Now Illegal — Gov’t Waging War on Off-Grid Living (Video)

Across the U.S., local zoning officials are making it increasingly difficult for people to go off the grid, in some instances threatening people with jail time for collecting rainwater or not hooking into local utilities.

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Legal Pot Industry Springs to Life But Can It Be Sustainable?

Posted by on October 4, 2015 in Government, Policies with 1 Comment
Legal Pot Industry Springs to Life But Can It Be Sustainable?

Oregon was the first state to decriminalize small amounts of cannabis (in 1973), and amongst the first to authorize medical marijuana growing and use (1998)

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The Surprising True Story Behind McDonald’s Hot Coffee Lawsuit

Posted by on October 2, 2015 in Agencies & Systems, Government, Policies with 5 Comments
The Surprising True Story Behind McDonald’s Hot Coffee Lawsuit

The public generally ridiculed Liebeck – the media hook was the story of an Albuquerque woman who cleaned up with $2.7 million for spilling coffee on herself.

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How Enlightened Leaders Keep Changing Civilization for the Better

Posted by on October 1, 2015 in Government, Policies with 5 Comments
How Enlightened Leaders Keep Changing Civilization for the Better

The Enlightenment not only produced modern democracy, it also laid the foundation of liberal political values still winning victories today.

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Brazil’s Top Court Bans Corporate Money in Election Campaigns

Brazil’s Top Court Bans Corporate Money in Election Campaigns

Brazil’s Supreme Court decided on Thursday to ban corporate donations to election campaign financing in a move to clean up Brazilian politics caught in a massive kickback scandal.

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More Corporate Power Grabs: Make Your Voice Heard on TTIP & CETA

More Corporate Power Grabs: Make Your Voice Heard on TTIP & CETA

Europe and North America are currently negotiating two trade deals that could turn out to be the biggest corporate power grabs in history — TTIP and CETA. The treaties read like a corporate wish-list: secret courts that can sue our governments, the removal of environmental and health regulation and the degradation of working standards.

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Connecticut Becomes the FIRST State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Veterans

Posted by on September 2, 2015 in Government, Policies with 34 Comments
Connecticut Becomes the FIRST State To End Chronic Homelessness Among Veterans

Nearly 300 veterans, residing in Connecticut, previously experiencing chronic homelessness have now been gifted permanent – or at least temporary – housing. Doesn’t end there, Connecticut is set to end homelessness for all people by 2016!

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The Donald Trump Phenomenon: Hidden Meanings

Posted by on September 1, 2015 in Government, Policies, Politics with 0 Comments
The Donald Trump Phenomenon: Hidden Meanings

Now some are saying The Donald is running to form a third party and thus hand the election to Hillary. Whereas the preferred alternative would be what? Prince Jeb? There’s a difference between Hillary and Jeb? Who’s kidding who? I approach this from a different angle. Trump is unpredictable. He’s the only unpredictable presidential candidate in recent memory.

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Sausalito School District Is First to Serve 100% Organic Meals

Posted by on August 27, 2015 in Government, Policies with 0 Comments
Sausalito School District Is First to Serve 100% Organic Meals

Not only does this program far exceed USDA nutritional standards, but it ties the health of our children to the health of our planet. It’s the first program to say that fundamentally, you cannot have one without the other.

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Trump Captures the Attention of Globalist Groups

Trump Captures the Attention of Globalist Groups

You may like him or not, consider him an inconsequential blowhard or a legitimate alternative, but he is getting noticed by Globalist heavy hitters with such news commentaries stating that “[Trump] has threatened to raise taxes on imports to the United States to bolster domestic production.”

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How the Gun Rights Win in Federal Court is Actually a Good Thing

Posted by on August 22, 2015 in Government, Policies with 2 Comments
How the Gun Rights Win in Federal Court is Actually a Good Thing

In the case Meza-Rodriguez, the Justice Department argued that an undocumented immigrant charged with violating a federal law forbidding him from possessing a firearm is not part of “the people” who benefit from this Second Amendment right. Do you agree or disagree?

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No Federal Minimum Wage?! That’s What Republican Presidential Candidate Carly Fiorina Wants

Posted by on August 22, 2015 in Government, Policies, Politics with 5 Comments
No Federal Minimum Wage?! That’s What Republican Presidential Candidate Carly Fiorina Wants

The cost of living in most places is far out of reach for households making the federal minimum wage.

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Here’s How to Take Part in the ‘Gentle Revolution’ (Part 3)

Here’s How to Take Part in the ‘Gentle Revolution’ (Part 3)

As every good general knows, the key to a successful campaign is to so weaken the opponent so “he” is no longer able to fight. In our war, there are so few opponents (approx. 7000 of us per opponent) that they would have no chance whatsoever to maintain their dictatorship if we acted in unison. Their principle weapon is guilt, blaming & debt, which they brandish so effectively by fomenting fights among us facilitated by the media they control.

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Ohio’s Legal Weed Proposal Could Create the World’s First ‘Pot Grower Oligarchy’

Posted by on August 17, 2015 in Government, Policies with 0 Comments
Ohio’s Legal Weed Proposal Could Create the World’s First ‘Pot Grower Oligarchy’

Should both the legalization and the “anti-monopoly” weed amendments pass, experts, including Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted, predict the anti-monopoly measure will be enacted first, potentially nipping legalization in the bud.

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Chelsea Manning May Face Solitary For Questionable Reasons

Chelsea Manning May Face Solitary For Questionable Reasons

Chelsea Manning, the US army soldier serving a 35-year military prison sentence for leaking official secrets, has been threatened with indefinite solitary confinement for having an expired tube of toothpaste in her cell and being found in possession of the Caitlyn Jenner Vanity Fair issue, according to her lawyers and supporters.

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