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I truly don't understand the religious. Just read a fb post from high school friend. Said her daughter in law needed a new kidney and her son was scheduled to be the donor. Not a perfect match but ok. Then a "miracle" happens, and a perfect match ...
NHjulie NH July 3 Jul 3 22
Relativism the doctrine that knowledge, truth, and morality exist in relation to culture, society, or historical context, and are not absolute. The relativist fallacy, also known as the subjectivist fallacy, is claiming that something is true ...
Word LA July 3 Jul 3 22
Hello everyone
maureen901 TX July 2 Jul 2 33
STATE UPDATES 7/2/2020 California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) issued an executive order extending medical cannabis identification card renewal deadlines for another 60 days. New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu (R) touted his signing ...
OldGoat43 PA July 2 Jul 2 00
VIRGINIA'S NEW LAW NOW IN EFFECT Virginia's marijuana decriminalization law went into effect. As of Wednesday, getting caught with up to an ounce of cannabis comes with a $25 fine, no threat of jail time and no criminal record. LINK: ...
OldGoat43 PA July 2 Jul 2 00
Beverly Russo - - - THE WORLD SHOULD READ THIS - - - POOR MISTREATED BABY TRUMP. THE WORLD IS AGAINST YOU... IT DOESN'T MATTER THAT YOU HAD EPSTEIN KILLED BY BARR ARRANGING IT. BUT POOR MISTREATED TRUMPY BABY... IT DOESN'T ...
whiskywoman TX July 2 Jul 2 33
LINK Trump Says His Biggest Accomplishment as President is a Law Signed by Obama in 2014
snytiger6 WA July 1 Jul 1 11
LINK "King" Trump "Dethroned" In A Blistering Ad From GOP Group And It Is Airing On Fox News
HippieChick58 NE June 30 Jun 30 99
LINK Pandemic, Public Health, And The Police Power: A Quick Sketch Of Why States Can Require Wearing Masks In Public | Above the Law
HippieChick58 NE June 30 Jun 30 44
PLANNING THE FUTURE As more members of a criminal justice task force created by presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and former rival Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speak out publicly about the need to reform marijuana laws, the ...
OldGoat43 PA June 30 Jun 30 33
So, is it just me or do others notice that 45 takes his political strategies from Hitler's playbook? 1)identify a minority group (immigrants in this case). 2) stereotype and demonise them, blame them for the loss of money and jobs 3) encourage ...
Cyklone Australia June 30 Jun 30 66
LINK Hong Kong security law: China passes controversial legislation - BBC News
Amzungu IL June 30 Jun 30 33
D.C. STATEHOOD The American Civil Liberties Union cited congressional interference in Washington, D.C.'s marijuana laws in a letter urging statehood for the District. LINK:
OldGoat43 PA June 29 Jun 29 00
STATE UPDATES 6/29/2020 Idaho Gov. Brad Little (R) and the secretary of state refused to choose between two options given by a federal judge in a case about a non-marijuana ballot initiative that could have implications for a proposed ...
OldGoat43 PA June 29 Jun 29 00
CANNABIS AMENDMENTS Bipartisan Reps. Lou Correa (D-CA), Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) and Kelly Armstrong (R-ND) took to the House floor to urge that legalizing marijuana not be forgotten in the debate about police reform. (NOTE: None of these ...
OldGoat43 PA June 29 Jun 29 00
This is a bit late but F yeah
LenHazell53 UK June 29 Jun 29 11
LINK Supreme Court, in 5-4 ruling, strikes down restrictive Louisiana abortion law
snytiger6 WA June 29 Jun 29 11
LINK Supreme court strikes down Louisiana abortion law.
LuvLayne PA June 29 Jun 29 44
Breaking news! The US supreme court has struck down a Louisiana law restricting abortions as unconstitutional
Petter June 29 Jun 29 44
Thomas Jefferson said it best: “A government big enough to give you everything you want, is strong enough to take everything you have.” This is the reality of Martial Law.
TimBo1 OR June 28 Jun 28 44
Another dictator! Yes, people are entitled to their opinions, leaders, the government, but to say "it's the law" in requiring students to return to school in midst of pandemic is government overreach, is it NOT?
Flowerwall WI June 28 Jun 28 33
NOT ALL NEWS STORIES ARE BAD!
barjoe PA June 28 Jun 28 55
New beginings ...
Philip21 IN June 27 Jun 27 11
LINK The White House Is Quietly Deporting Children
HippieChick58 NE June 27 Jun 27 22
The “peace” our enemies want is mounted on brutal war and in its continuation in modern/colonial law and order. The allusion to peace, to peace as a state of harmony within an established order, has long been an indispensable tool in the ...
William_Mary OH June 27 Jun 27 22
The “peace” our enemies want is mounted on brutal war and in its continuation in modern/colonial law and order. The allusion to peace, to peace as a state of harmony within an established order, has long been an indispensable tool in the ...
William_Mary OH June 27 Jun 27 11
StandwithMueller In a wide-ranging interview with NPR on Thursday, Attorney General Bill Barr assumed responsibility for actions taken in the Roger Stone and Michael Flynn cases, and the Geoffrey Berman firing in the Southern District of New York. ...
whiskywoman TX June 27 Jun 27 00
Something to consider from watching Maddow tonight ....so this is my source...and I don't wanna bore all you big brains with my dribble cause im not always organized repeating what I hear and laws are broken almost daily now so its hard to keep ...
whiskywoman TX June 27 Jun 27 00
Here are a few lines from a recent SCOTUS ruling on guns: A District of Columbia law banned handgun possession by making it a crime to carry an unregistered firearm and prohibited the registration of handguns. The law provided separately that ...
yvilletom CA June 26 Jun 26 33
LINK Former Police Officers 'Openly Plotting' To Kill BLM Activist Shaun King
snytiger6 WA June 26 Jun 26 33
My second encounter with a person wearing a mask Below their nose! We here in Southeastern CT have had a low incidence of problems from Covid, everybody wears masks, stores limit the ofpeople inside, require masks, our Governor has shown strong ...
AnneWimsey CT June 26 Jun 26 1212
Moscow Mitch McConnell The Senate Judiciary Committee blocked an effort by Chairman Lindsey Graham to give the attorney general the power to veto investigations of Justice Department lawyers by the inspector general. The committee instead ...
whiskywoman TX June 26 Jun 26 00
June 25th, 2020 3:05 PM A work in Progress................. will return to edit more details into it later on, when I am finished I will open this thesis up for critique and refutation attempts as well as advice on wording and structure. At the ...
Secular_Squirrel IN June 25 Jun 25 11
WISHY WASHY? A little-noticed report from the federal Creating Options for Veterans Expedited Recovery Commission appointed by President Trump and congressional leaders recommends expanding research into the potential of marijuana and ...
OldGoat43 PA June 25 Jun 25 22
LINK Gov. Lee signs religious release hour bill, excusing students from school for religious instruction | WATE 6 On Your Side
snytiger6 WA June 25 Jun 25 22
Poor donnie is upset
bobwjr DE June 25 Jun 25 33
Barrs Law school Alma mater agrees with me.
Lorajay OK June 24 Jun 24 55
LINK He Isn’t Big on Reform, He’s Big on Change: The Humanist Interview with Ashton Woods - TheHumanist.com
HippieChick58 NE June 24 Jun 24 00
LINK VP Mike Pence and wife caught using old address they haven't lived in for 4 years to vote
snytiger6 WA June 24 Jun 24 11
Hi Everyone! Gotham Atheists in NYC will be hosting a Zoom Interview + Q&A with Steven Hassan, renowned cult expert and founder of the BITE model for identifying cult behavior on Sunday, June 28th. There will be 45 minutes of discussion with ...
OrganicJerk NY June 24 Jun 24 66
Shallow end of gene pool
bobwjr DE June 23 Jun 23 33
LINK "A historic moment": Georgia Legislature passes hate crimes bill
HippieChick58 NE June 23 Jun 23 11
/ It's hard to imagine that anything literally hanging from utility poles across Manhattan could be considered "hidden," but throughout the borough, about 18 miles of translucent wire stretches around the skyline, and most people ...
Mb_Man Canada June 23 Jun 23 2929
Groovy Baby!
Surfpirate Canada June 22 Jun 22 11
Yeah? Well, up yours too!
Tomfoolery33 WV June 22 Jun 22 11
STATE UPDATES 6/22/2020 Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (D) has received the first round of recommended marijuana pardons. Separately, the lieutenant governor tweeted, "No one should have their life harmed by a marijuana conviction. Until ...
OldGoat43 PA June 22 Jun 22 00
LINK Colorado to strip its police force of qualified immunity
HippieChick58 NE June 22 Jun 22 22
LINK New Alabama Law Allows Christian Church to Create Its Own Police Force | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
snytiger6 WA June 22 Jun 22 2929
EDIT: As stated in a recent comment, this post has been edited since it's initial posting. Thanks to spirited debate and discussion, I have learned a few things and realized some of my verbiage was unclear and/or unacceptable. However, I believe the ...
JeffMurray OH June 22 Jun 22 88
So right now, sending out 1200 dolla checks , thats communism folks! Dont want to explain everything in one post, its boring. We're in a economic depression which means prices Are DROPPING. Good cheap stuff to buy right now. 125 billion per day...
Rich177 TX June 21 Jun 21 11
Here's something just for a bit of levity: New York State Supreme Court rules that, as a matter of law, Lenny Dykstra is a scumbag.
Fit-50something AZ June 21 Jun 21 77
This new holocaust education law matters now more than ever. Addresses much more.
sassygirl3869 NY June 21 Jun 21 00
So I went to church this morning for Father’s Day just to be a good son. 😒 It was...a terrible experience. First of all, I’ve always had problems with anxiety and never took anything for it until prison. Secondly, I am fresh out of ...
OnlyAGhost MS June 21 Jun 21 33
Corporate Backers of the Blue: How Corporations Bankroll U.S. Police Foundations Companies that say they stand with protesters have been funding police foundations for years. This is simply another case of proving there's an...
William_Mary OH June 21 Jun 21 11
EveryoneIsLaughingAtYouDonald
Lizard_of_Ahaz CA June 21 Jun 21 22
“In 1866, one year after the 13 Amendment was ratified (the amendment that ended slavery), Alabama, Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Georgia, Mississippi, Florida, Tennessee, and South Carolina began to lease out convicts for labor (peonage). This made ...
bobwjr DE June 21 Jun 21 2020
Sinister felines, anyone?
Philip21 IN June 20 Jun 20 33
LINK Bill Would Ban Sex Between Law Enforcement, Those in Custody | Time
HippieChick58 NE June 20 Jun 20 77
Happy Solstice Dear Friends ! Planet Earth has hit a point where today marks summer and the longest day/shortest night of the year. From here on the days start getting shorter as we head towards the equinox. Marking the passage of time through ...
Earthling50 June 20 Jun 20 11
For those who don't understand or say that systemic racism does not exist in the U.S., they need to learn about the untold history that is not taught in school, but actually occured. “In 1866, one year after the 13 Amendment was ratified (the ...
noworry28 FL June 20 Jun 20 44
this exercise in "superiority and bigotry" should be required exercise for all law enforcement and education professionals... but i doubt the current administration would allow it in m any way...
Kirahere FL June 20 Jun 20 22
Can Kittie's fly???
RobertNappi2 CO June 20 Jun 20 55
Friday night news dump. Copied from facebook. Heather Cox Richardson June 19, 2020 (Friday) Tonight saw a Friday night news dump that will go into the history books. Trump tried to fire the US Attorney from the Southern District of New York, ...
silverotter11 WA June 20 Jun 20 88
Have you ever heard anyone use the argument that statues and memorials, no matter what they represent, shouldn't be taken down because they are a part of history? Now, obviously, this is a stupid reason to leave offensive monuments up in public ...
RoboGraham MD June 20 Jun 20 55
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) people in Saudi Arabia face legal challenges not experienced by non-LGBT residents, and Saudi Arabia is considered to have one of the worst LGBT rights records in the world. Both male and female same-sex ...
dermot235 Ireland June 20 Jun 20 77
Dogmatism in play here ...
Philip21 IN June 19 Jun 19 55
STATE UPDATES 6/19/2020 The Pennsylvania Supreme Court overturned a policy blocking people on probation from using medical cannabis. LINK: Colorado regulators submitted a hemp plan for ...
OldGoat43 PA June 19 Jun 19 00
Bolton's book makes it clear: Trump is the amoral charlatan we knew he was. The president has eroded norms, broken laws, and installed cronies who facilitate his corrupt reign. How much more can we take? John Bolton’s book is a reminder that,...
dermot235 Ireland June 19 Jun 19 33
For many African Americans growing up in the South in the 19th and 20th centuries, the threat of lynching was commonplace. The popular image of an angry white mob stringing a black man up to a tree is only half the story. Lynching, an act of terror ...
dermot235 Ireland June 19 Jun 19 66
Stanley Huffaker shared a link. John Bolton is a weasel for not telling the truth about President Trump when it might have mattered — at least, theoretically. In practice, however, Bolton’s coming clean wouldn’t have mattered at all, since ...
whiskywoman TX June 19 Jun 19 00
Malcolm Nance Files There are two laws or articles of our Constitution to keep in mind as you read through what we know of John Bolton's new book arriving next week night Nationwide I want you to think about both the emoluments clause of the ...
whiskywoman TX June 19 Jun 19 00
Divine justice 😂 lol.
Ellah June 19 Jun 19 11
An interesting thought
JeffMesser OK June 18 Jun 18 11
America has not reformed It's gun laws since the amendment "The right to bear arms". The world is a very different place than the one when those words were written, yet it continues to the peril of all citizens. Weapons of war never comprehended in ...
Austin-Cambridge Portugal June 18 Jun 18 44
LINK A 17-Year-Old Who Organized A BLM Protest Had A Burning Cross Placed In His Yard, Cops Said
snytiger6 WA June 18 Jun 18 11
Third in the series - Pathetic Cowards for Trump
OldMetalHead AZ June 18 Jun 18 66
The rich don't care if Trump or Biden wins. 7 Reasons the Rich Don’t Pay Taxes The ideas on which tax loopholes are based Do you know the history of taxes? There was a time that there was no tax. But gradually, it became the norm. At ...
nogod4me NC June 17 Jun 17 11
The rich don't care if Trump or Biden wins. 7 Reasons the Rich Don’t Pay Taxes The ideas on which tax loopholes are based Do you know the history of taxes? There was a time that there was no tax. But gradually, it became the norm. At ...
nogod4me NC June 17 Jun 17 33
Coronavirus is a manifestation of a productivity crisis. Due to so many people refusing to work or be productive (regardless if you work for paper currency or not), we now don't have scientists keeping ahead of the viruses. In a perfect world, ...
Rich177 TX June 17 Jun 17 11
LINK MAGA Cultist Bill Mitchell: Systemic Racism is a “Fantasy Created by the Media” | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
snytiger6 WA June 17 Jun 17 1414
LINK Christian Pastor: Louisiana’s Cockfighting Ban Violates My Religious Freedom | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos
snytiger6 WA June 17 Jun 17 11
If Karen here can't handle the anxiety resulting from a late food order, she sure as hell can't be trusted with a gun and the authority vested in her as an officer of the law. Seriously, this is who we have protecting and serving? No wonder so ...
RoboGraham MD June 17 Jun 17 1414
STATE UPDATES 6/16/2020 Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Gov. Ralph Torres (R) signed a hemp bill into law. The Mississippi House of Representatives approved a hemp bill. The Utah legislature's Business and Labor...
OldGoat43 PA June 16 Jun 16 00
PRISON FOR MORE THAN TWO OUNCES The New Jersey Assembly Community Development and Affairs Committee approved a bill to decriminalize two ounce of marijuana, expunge prior records and protect people harmed by cannabis laws from employment and ...
OldGoat43 PA June 16 Jun 16 33
Now that i have identified laws is the United states as springing forth from the imagination of idiots in congress, i have a better understanding of why some people support the law and some don't. The simple answer is if the law says you are a slave,...
Rich177 TX June 16 Jun 16 33
LINK JK Rowling publisher staff threaten boycott over anti-trans views
snytiger6 WA June 16 Jun 16 00
Now that i have identified laws is the United states as springing forth from the imagination of idiots in congress, i have a better understanding of why some people support the law and some don't. The simple answer is if the law says you are a ...
Rich177 TX June 16 Jun 16 33
The garden seems to be going through a pink phase this month. Rose 'Complicata', Paeony (unknown), Rosa alba 'Celestial' (wonderful scent), Lamium, Phuopsis (great ground cover), Astrantia or Masterwort.
Fernapple UK June 16 Jun 16 77
Hi all! I usually split my time between fiction and nonfiction, but this year has been so awful that I've almost exclusively stuck to novels for escapism. I recently finished Robert Wright's The Evolution of God, which meticulously examines the books...
RobInTex TX June 16 Jun 16 00
STATE UPDATES 6/15/2020 The Louisville, Kentucky City Council voted to ban no-knock warrants following the death of Breonna Taylor in a botched drug raid. Kansas City, Missouri's mayor wants to remove marijuana and drug offenses ...
OldGoat43 PA June 15 Jun 15 00
How do We Solve the Cobalt Problem?
Dhiltong UT June 15 Jun 15 22
The media are rightfully bringing to our attention the horrific Tulsa massacre almost a century ago. But, what has never been brought to the attention of the public is that such actions were not uncommon at time. In the period from 1900 to the mid ...
wordywalt FL June 15 Jun 15 44
This is wonderful and historic news. When one of the very first human rights for gays cases litigated, the judge in the SF Federal Court System brilliantly crafted his defense of their rights in the language of existing civil rights law and ...
Mitch07102 PA June 15 Jun 15 33
Some good news. Supreme Court rules existing civil rights law protects LGBTQ workers
silverotter11 WA June 15 Jun 15 77
LINK Supreme Court rules existing civil rights law protects LGBTQ workers
snytiger6 WA June 15 Jun 15 00
Okay my fellow Aussies, a recent piece popped up on my Newsfeed that propose a National Drivers License Scheme to instigated throughout Australia. Imo, it's a bloody good idea and should cover both Drivers Licenses, Road Rules, Speed Limits, etc, ...
Triphid June 14 Jun 14 44
Interestingly enough, my home, built in 1953 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania has a covenant in the original deed restricting the sale to whites only. This usually isn't disclosed to the buyer, we just happened to have our deed transfer done by a friend ...
Barnie2years PA June 14 Jun 14 33
If the bible is fictional, and some laws were derived from the bible, it goes to follow that the law is also fictional, sprung from the imagination of idiots, enforced by people chasing paper that has no value, and the study of law is merely the ...
Rich177 TX June 14 Jun 14 66
Just when I thought this country couldn't BE more divided, I looked today, and this was posted on facebook. And I'm sad to say, by someone I've known and liked for many years. This particular line stood out to me (like - no shit !) :...
evergreen FL June 14 Jun 14 1717
The 'Covid Conflict' “Mankind will very soon be facing its deepest split… Freedom or Connection.” While this was written at the beginning of April, today's events within George Floyd's worldwide sparked protest has greatly ...
William_Mary OH June 14 Jun 14 33