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Governor Susana opposes decriminalizing marijuana - and she really hates folks turning out to vote on it!

New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez says she opposes efforts in Albuquerque and Santa Fe to reduce marijuana possession penalties.

Martinez said at an event in Bernalillo that marijuana possession is illegal under federal law and she believes that’s the way it should remain.

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Politics

Ferguson: Black Town, White Power


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Back in 1876, the city of St. Louis made a fateful decision. Tired of providing services to the outlying areas, the city cordoned itself off, separating from St.

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Culture

Ferguson, Missouri, police arresting and attacking media


Scott Olson from Getty Images taken away by Missouri highway patrolJoe Raedle/Getty

The thug police force in Ferguson, Missouri, continues wage its campaign against the public it is sworn to defend…

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Politics

Slave #Britain: Duncan Smith covering up his Universal Credit mistakes again (#bedroomtax #ids #universalcredit #welfare)

We seem to be writing about Duncan Smith regularly, and the theme seems to be the same most of the time – Duncan Smith covering up his mistakes or lying about his welfare reforms. 747 more words

Government & Politics

Reporter calls Obama "greatest enemy of press freedom in a generation"


Respect for Freedom of the Press? Same as it ever was.

The New York Times reporter James Risen, who faces jail over his refusal to reveal a source and testify against a former CIA agent accused of leaking secrets, has called President Barack Obama “the greatest enemy of press freedom in a generation”.

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Politics

Trying to Understand Civil Disobedience

Some thoughts on what Civil Disobedience is and how it might work in the context of Imran Khan’s call in the Azadi March yesterday.

Pakistan

Theft of Luxury Cars in West Dublin North Kildare, South Meath 2014.

It is understood many executive/luxury car thefts are taking place in West Dublin, North Kildare and South Meath and in other parts of Ireland during 2014. 281 more words

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