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Marijuana Legalization Update: The Jury's Still Out

Jul 10 2014 10:26am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

It has now been six months since Colorado legalized recreational use of marijuana. This week, Washington became the second state to roll out retail pot sales. All eyes are on these two states and the grand experiment they're undertaking. But to me, it's quite telling that Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper is reluctant to call legalization a success. "It could've been a lot worse, ...
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Interview with Secretary Kerry on Yahoo! News

Jun 16 2014 3:23pm CDT | Source: Council on Foreign Relations

Katie Couric of Yahoo! News interviews Secretary of State John Kerry about the situation in Iraq regarding the terrorist organization Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and potential U.S. actions and partnerships with the United Nations and Iran in combating terrorism in the region. They briefly ...
Full article at: Council on Foreign Relations
 

 

CNN Co-Founder: 'Zucker's Head May Already Be On the Chopping Block'

Jun 5 2014 2:45pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Writing for the Huffington Post, Reese Schonfeld, a co-founcer and former CEO of CNN, suggests that current CNN chief Jeff Zucker's head "may already be on the chopping block." Schonfeld is basing this on Zucker's failure to turn the cable news network around, even though he has been in charge for a year and a half. CNN's CEO, Jeff Zucker, was appointed by [Time Warner CEO Jeffrey] Bewkes a year and a half ago. His presence has not improved CNN ratings. ...
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Rocket attack kills girl in Egypt's Sinai
Cairo, July 29 (IANS) A nine-year-old girl was killed and another girl was injured when a rocket hit their house in Egypt's restive Sinai peninsula, an official said Tuesday. | by IANS
 
Six killed in attack on Pakistan politician's house
Islamabad, July 29 (IANS/EFE) At least six people, including a local political leader's brother, were killed Tuesday in an attack by an armed group in northwestern Pakistan, a police official said. | by IANS
 
Mexican artist takes his environmental message to New York
New York, July 29 (IANS/EFE) Mexican artist Gilberto Aceves Navarro is using 122 bicycle sculptures placed around New York City to urge people to get moving, enjoy their freedom and protect the environment. | by IANS
 
 

Peddling Palin's Snake Oil: More Duplicity and Deception from the Last Frontier

Jun 2 2014 8:23am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

In the arc of Sarah Palin's meteoric rise to fame following her acceptance speech at the 2008 Republican National Convention and her equally meteoric crash a short time later during her infamous interviews with Katie Couric and Charles Gibson -- a crash that has repeated itself over and over again in the six long years since -- there's been a troubling and ultimately duplicitous narrative sprung up by some ...
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'Transgender' Laverne Cox is not a woman

Jun 1 2014 2:38pm CDT | Source: WND

(NATIONAL REVIEW) By Kevin D. Wiiliamson The world is abuzz with news that actor Laverne Cox has become the first transgender person to appear on the cover of Time magazine. If I understand the current state of the ever-shifting ethic and rhetoric of transgenderism, that is not quite true: Bradley Manning, whom we are expected now to call Chelsea, beat Cox to the punch by some time. Manning’s announcement of his intention to begin living his life as a woman and to undergo so-call ...
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