Rights

Uruguay Becomes World’s First to Legalize Marijuana

Uruguay Becomes World’s First to Legalize Marijuana

By: Elizabeth Renter, Natural Society. In the US, we celebrated when Colorado and Washington legalized the recreational use of marijuana. Now in Uruguay, marijuana advocates across the entire country are in celebration as they became the first in the world to legalize the possession and sale of marijuana nationwide. While critics are angry to see the continued chipping […]

In Defence of Conspiracy Theories

In Defence of Conspiracy Theories

By: James Kennedy, jameskennedystuff.com. There is much snobbish dismissal of so called ‘conspiracy theories’ from the scientific, political, academic & journalistic community. I argue that conspiracy theories are a valid & necessary contribution to the discussion of certain events & deserve just as much credibility as those of the ‘experts’. I say this as someone […]

First they came for the Roma: is history repeating itself for the forgotten victims of the Holocaust?

First they came for the Roma: is history repeating itself for the forgotten victims of the Holocaust?

By: Sophie McAdam, True Activist. ´Gypsy scum. Thieving tinkers. Workshy beggars. Child stealers´. A worrying program of ethnic cleansing is being carried out by governments across Europe. But while six centuries of negative stereotyping persists, who will defend Roma from further persecution? Something nasty is happening across the pond. In what looks increasingly like a […]

Parents Fined for Not Sending Ritz Crackers in Kids’ Lunch

Parents Fined for Not Sending Ritz Crackers in Kids’ Lunch

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. In effort to ensure that every child receives nourishing food at school, the Manitoba Government’s Early Learning and Child Care lunch program implemented regulations for Canada’s families and their schoolchildren. The problem is that few understand what a balanced diet is, shown by the shocking example that follows. Because school […]

City Uproots Couple’s 17-year-old Front Yard Garden

City Uproots Couple’s 17-year-old Front Yard Garden

By: Amanda Froelich, True Activist. It’s gotten to the point that having a trimmed, suburban yard is more important than investing in functional, sustainable living methods. For Hermine Rickets and husband, Tom Carroll, whom live in Miami, Florida, it was a shocking fine that presented this fact. For the past 17 years, the couple has […]

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