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
The hacktivist group Anonymous reportedly took down more than 5,500 Twitter accounts associated with ISIS, just a day after their declaration of war against the militant group.
Off The Grid We report that more than 5500 Twitter account of #ISIS are now #down! #OpParis#Anonymous#ExpectUs #OpParis (@opparisofficial) November 17, 2015 A spokesman for the group, Alex Poucher, told RT America: Our capability to take down ISIS is a direct result of our collective’s sophisticated hackers, data miners, and spies that we have
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:
After we reported that Quentin Tarantino was threatened by police for some comments he made at Rise Up October, we wanted to know more about the movement.
Off The Grid In case you missed it, this is what Quentin Tarantino said at the #RiseUpOctober protest: Jim Pasco, the executive director of the Fraternal Order of Police, was quick to twist Tarantinos words, stating Tarantino called all cops murderers. Related Story The Hardest Decision Made by Darren Wilson We were able to get in
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
Anonymous sends our deepest condolences to anyone who has lost [loved] ones due to these recent attacks. Anonymous on pastebin
Jen Hobbs ISIS has brought a new problem to the desks of officials in the military and government: how do you fight an enemy that builds its ranks and spreads its propaganda using the Internet? Joby Warrick, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, speaks to this exact difficulty in the below video: In a March 2015 report, the International
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.
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
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
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
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