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Thursday Ballot Box - Winter Activities

Good Morning Reno!

So… it’s dumping snow just a few days after the Truckee river nearly washed Reno away. What is your go to when the white, powdery stuff is slamming into the ground? 80 more words


Thursday Ballot Box - Gym vs. Health Insurance

I’ve decided it’s time to get back to more frequent posting, and what better way than to start a Thursday Ballot Box weekly poll! Woot! 108 more words

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China’s digital dictatorship -- Worrying experiments with a new form of social control -- Time to turn the spotlight on the rulers, not the ruled?

Dec 17th 2016

WHEN communism crumbled in the Soviet Union, 25 years ago this week, the Chinese Communist Party seemed to many to be heading irreversibly downwards. 1,042 more words

Marijuana legalization won big at the ballot box. Now the real challenges start

Election Day was a blowout for the cause of legal marijuana. Ballot measures legalizing medical or recreational cannabis use passed for the first time in seven states, with a defeat in Arizona the only setback for activists. 1,027 more words

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Election Eve

Tomorrow is the General Election, and I will be so glad when it is over. I have seen so many links on Facebook from one end of the spectrum to the other. 257 more words


Voting Was Very Different in 1872

With less than two weeks until the 2016 election here in the United States, I thought it would be interesting to take a look at how the voting process has changed since Victoria Woodhull’s time. 766 more words

19th Century America