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Too High to Fail: Cannabis and the New Green Economic Revolution

 From the New York Times to Amazon.com the theme is finding expression time and time again. The war on drugs is not only a failure but has grown a police state that has no real function other than to be … Continue reading

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Another chapter in the militarization of the police

 This may sound a little melodramatic but you give the police enough toys and they are going to have to use them if for no other reason than to justify having them. This is what happened in a small Massachusetts … Continue reading

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Breaking Ranks

Am in the process of reading a book called Breaking Rank by Norm Stamper who has lots of years in the police working the west coast from patrol cop to chief of police. I stop at the end of each chapter and … Continue reading

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Confrontation With TSA Agent Leaves Grandpa’s Ashes On Floor

 There could be a couple of things going on here that are not in the article. First and foremost is that the Orlando TSA office has been the center of incompetence and is one of the first to be replaced … Continue reading

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