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Off The Grid Senator Elizabeth Warren took to Twitter to defend herself and the CFPB on Tuesday after an ad aired about her which blatantly portrayed her as a communist dictator. The ad, sponsored by the American Action Group, aired during the GOP debate last night was an attack on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. In some respects
Off The Grid Every Veterans day, you see your Facebook feed filled with images commemorating Veterans and thanking them for their service. But what is really being done to help our Veterans who have given so much to serving this country? Now you can see whats in the works with these 4 bills from democrats
On Monday, November 16, the New Jersey State Legislature will hold its first hearing on legalizing, taxing, and regulating marijuana for adults.
Jen Hobbs Here’s one potentially positive result of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie abandoning his post to campaign around the country for the Republican nomination for president: the first hearing to legalize marijuana in New Jersey is happening on Monday. Senate Judiciary Chairman Nicholas Scutari says Monday’s hearing could be a first step in the process of
Top CEOs have $4.9 million saved for their retirement while many of their workers fight to live off minimum wage.
Off The Grid While people are distracted with arguing over whether fast food workers deserve $15/hr pay, CEOs keep getting richer. Not only is the average CEO making up to 200x more than the median worker, a new report shows that many CEOs will continue to make more money than the median worker — even
Alex Logan The Department of Veterans Affairs policy on pot? Dont ask, dont tell. At least, thats how the situation appears when VA doctors cant even mention that medicinal marijuana could be a healthier alternative to the scads of psychoactive drugs they prescribe for PTSD. And that even goes for the states where medical marijuana
An appeals court granted the US governments emergency request to allow the National Security Agency to keep collecting telephone metadata after a judge ruled that the program likely violates the constitution.
Off The Grid The government will ultimately win. They know they will. Theyve got an unlimited source of money and access to the court of appeals. As much as these judges want do the honorable thing and rule within the law, they still have to go through the court of appeals and the Supreme Court.
Was it because of a potential marijuana monopoly? Was it because the vote was rigged? Or was it just because Nick Lachey sucks? No matter what, theres good and bad news for Ohios marijuana activists.
Travis Irvine Theres a common saying in politics that As goes Ohio, so goes the nation. Well, last week my dear home state of Ohio decided to go against the national popular opinion and vote down a ballot initiative called Issue 3 that would have legalized marijuana. However, as everyone from Rolling Stone to Reason
Change.org petition slams Chuck Rosenberg, acting head of the Drug Enforcement Administration, for commenting that medical marijuana is a joke. The petitioners state scientific studies prove that there are benefits of medicinal pot.
Off The Grid The website Change.org has a new petition that as of this moment has nearly 40,000 signatures. The petitions aim: to fire DEA chief Chuck Rosenberg.It needs at least 50,000 signatures to be processed. Related Story Jesse Ventura Says He Will Never Use This Term The protesters who started the petition state:
Alex Logan In this corner, wearing the blue trunks with Socialism written across the backside: Senator Bernie The Semitic Southpaw Sanders! And in the other corner, wearing the red trunks: Senator Rand The Kentucky Kapitalist Paul! At least, thats how I see the showdown Senator Paul has proposed between Sanders and him on the subject
A new report shows that climate change could push more than 100 million people into extreme poverty by 2030
Off The Grid The Republicans will do more harm to the poor than climate change ever will. Of course the poor are going to suffer the most. The poor always suffer the most. When you go to war, who suffers? The rich people or the poor people? Take a wild guess. Related Story Jesse Ventura
ISIS is claiming responsibility for the deadliest attack on European soil since the 2004 train bombings in Madrid 11 years ago.
Off The Grid PARIS, FRANCE – NOVEMBER 14: A man leaves floral tributes at the main entrance of Le Carillon restaurant on November 14, 2015 in Paris, France. A gunman opened fire within the crowded bar, then crossed the road and began targeting diners at a neighboring restaurant, Le Petit Cambodge. At least 12 people were