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
Officer Jeremy Dear was fired last year for not having his lapel camera on when he shot and killed a 19-year-old girl is going to be reinstated
Off The Grid Last year, Officer Jeremy Dear shot and killed a 19-year-old girl after chasing her for allegedly stealing car. Although he was cleared of that shooting, the police chief decided to fire Dear for repeatedly not having his lapel camera on during his encounters with the public as well as during the shooting.
It’s time again to answer questions from you, my vigilant fans! Got a question for the Governor? Sound off at Ora.tv/OffTheGrid.
Off The Grid ChrisJones fromMI writes: Hello Governor, I listened to your podcast and I dont know if youre still considering running for president. But I was wondering if you were, what would your stance be on space exploration and with the growing interest in recent years, the existence of extraterrestrial life? Jesse Says: Related
Off The Grid Following the attacks in Paris last week, which killed at least 129 people, ISIS released a video on Monday stating that the attacks are far from over. The multiple attacks in Paris on Friday were the worst to take place in France since World War II. The video warned that countries who
President Obama says the terrorist attacks on Paris will not change the United State’s plan to take in Syrian Refugees
Off The Grid After the recent terrorist attacks on Paris that left over 100 people dead, many are questioning whether or not the U.S. should allow Syrian refuges into the country. Governors of Alabama, Michigan, Texas and Arkansas even announced that their states would no longer resettle Syrian refugees because of security concerns. But President Obama
Watching The Hawks Tabetha Wallace sounds off on the hunger strike that forced the resignation of Mizzous president.
Tabetha Wallace It should not have taken this much And it is disgusting and vile that we find ourselves in a place that we do.” Those are the words of Jonathan Butler, whos hunger strike to force the University of Missouris administration to address a long and legitimate list of grievances regarding an increasingly hostile and