Appeals court blocks federal judge’s ruling to overturn California’s assault weapons ban

Posted by on Jun 22, 2021 in Featured |

Great news! Excerpts from the Article: The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit has blocked a federal judge’s ruling overturning California’s longtime ban on assault weapons, in which he likened an AR-15 to a Swiss Army knife. On Monday, in a one-page order, a three-judge panel issued a stay of the June 4 order from U.S. District Judge Roger T. Benitez of the Southern District of California, in which the judge ruled that sections of the...

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Amid reform movement, some GOP states give police more power

Posted by on Jun 21, 2021 in Featured, Police Brutality |

Vote OUT of office any idiots giving police more power!   After a year of protests over police brutality, some Republican-controlled states have ignored or blocked police-reform proposals, moving instead in the other direction by granting greater powers to officers, making it harder to discipline them and expanding their authority to crack down on demonstrations. The sponsors of the GOP measures acted in the wake of the nationwide protests...

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Lost cause 50 years of the war on drugs in Latin America

Posted by on Jun 21, 2021 in Featured, War on Drugs |

Opening the whole article will confirm why a picture is worth a thousand words.  More press coverage of the most clearly cataclysmically failed policy in our history!   Excerpts from the Article: June 17 marks 50 years since Richard M. Nixon declared drugs “America’s public enemy number one.” Perhaps no political decision has had a greater impact on Latin America’s recent past and present. Now journalists from the region are examining the...

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Culture of Corruption: ex-UAW leader gets 28-month sentence

Posted by on Jun 19, 2021 in Featured, Other Issues, Uncategorized, War on Drugs |

So it goes in America: steal hundreds of thousands of dollars and you get a couple of years.  Steal a loaf of bread, and if you’re Black, you get 50 years in prison. This actually happened to a man in CA under their “3 strike rule”!   Excerpts from the Article: Former United Auto Workers president Gary Jones was sentenced to 28 months in prison for scheming to embezzle hundreds of thousands of dollars in union dues. U.S....

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Wife of drug kingpin ‘El Chapo’ pleads guilty to US charges By MICHAEL BALSAMO today

Posted by on Jun 18, 2021 in Featured, War on Drugs |

Another absurd outcome of our catastrophically failed “war on drugs”! We must eliminate the demand with smart, effective ads about the dangers of drugs, or we will never stop the supply! READ The Power of Advertising – Win the “War on Drugs” – UPDATED 9/22/20 The Power of Advertising – Win the “War on Drugs” – UPDATED 9/22/20   Excerpts from the Article: The wife of Mexican drug...

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