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  • Protesters across globe rally against Monsanto - GMO

    05/26/2013 8:26:53 AM PDT · by opentalk · 144 replies
    Associates Press ^ | May 25, 2013
    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Protesters rallied in dozens of cities Saturday as part of a global protest against seed giant Monsanto and the genetically modified food it produces, organizers said. Organizers said "March Against Monsanto" protests were held in 52 countries and 436 cities, including Los Angeles where demonstrators waved signs that read "Real Food 4 Real People" and "Label GMOs, It's Our Right to Know."… The U.S. Senate this week overwhelmingly rejected a bill that would allow states to require labeling of genetically modified foods.
  • Illegal Immigration: Is it Kind to be Cruel?

    05/07/2010 4:05:16 PM PDT · by 1pitech · 1 replies · 241+ views
    The Canada Free Press ^ | 05-07-10 | Paul A. Ibbetson
    In the back pages of the New York Times, law professor Kris Kobach, who helped draft the new Arizona law, dispels the case for harassment in the state’s requirement of immigrants to show proper documents. Remember, this is not groundbreaking as it has been federal law since 1940 that aliens carry registration documents. Kobach outlines the state’s restraint on police authority in requesting such documents.
  • Presentation vs. Taste: Why Barack Obama is cooking up disaster in the War on Terror

    01/07/2010 7:35:45 AM PST · by ibbetsonusa · 5 replies · 470+ views
    Canada Free Press ^ | 01-06-10 | Paul A. Ibbetson
    The Homeland Secretary’s attempt to change the word “terrorism” into “man-caused disasters” shows our enemies that we have less of a desire to get away from promoting the politics of fear to the world, and more that this administration operates within the politics of the frightened when it comes to facing radical Islamic terrorism. When U.S. Army Major Nidal Malik Hasan, you know, the guy whose business cards read “soldier of Allah,” killed American soldiers on American soil, Barack Obama’s first words were that we should not be quick to come to judgment.
  • Airhead News reporter and gun (Video)

    12/21/2009 7:00:30 AM PST · by OneVike · 110 replies · 2,371+ views
    This is a video that helps explain the mentality of news reporters. Check out this airhead news reporter doing a report on gun safety. The woman reporter in this video keeps pointing the loaded gun at the cameraman. Even after she fired a round down range at a target she looks at the camera and non nonchalantly shakes the gun with the barrel pointed towards the cameraman. Honestly, you cannot make this stuff up. Then, as if that part of the video is not bad enough, notice how the cameraman never seems to realize that his life is in danger....
  • Public Citizen Sues to Block Mexican Trucks

    03/13/2007 11:49:26 PM PDT · by Dallas59 · 11 replies · 492+ views
    Consumer Affairs ^ | 3/13/2007 | consumeraffairs.com
    Public Citizen sued the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) today on behalf of a highway safety organization to compel the agency to release information about a controversial program to allow Mexico-domiciled trucks on all U.S. highways. The nonprofit group Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request with FMCSA in October 2006 for information about activities surrounding any program to evaluate Mexico-domiciled motor carriers that would be permitted to operate beyond the Mexico-United States border zone. No details about the methodology for evaluating this "project" or its criteria have been revealed, yet public...
  • DO YOU KNOW? If these toys & clothes are safe to sell & buy?

    11/18/2005 11:47:44 PM PST · by funt hings · 8 replies · 533+ views
    11-18-2005 | fun things
    I need help to find out if there is a way of testing toys/clothes/ect. for hazardous residue,chemicals,meth,how do i know if its safe to buy or sell used items?Or how do you clean?Then are they safe?who knows where it came from?Goodwill,sale,or,a tweaker,garbage,store?how do i know its safe? help me?Im in recovery,Life getting better I hope!
  • It's not safe the vote Democrat - FINALLY!

    10/18/2004 2:55:03 PM PDT · by Greg the Republican · 15 replies · 1,044+ views
    George W Bush ^ | Oct 18, 2004 | George W Bush
    Finally the Bush team creates an ad that is worth playing. After a few pretty soft and non-catchy commercials this is the one that needs to be played until the end of the campaign. It is called "Risk", and asks the question if we can risk a liberal in the white house.
  • Al Qaeda targetting US Schools!! (OUR RESPONSE TO THE "DRAFT" EMAILS!)

    10/08/2004 10:16:20 AM PDT · by The G Man · 20 replies · 929+ views
    EMAIL THIS TO EVERY PARENT YOU KNOW!! DON'T LET WHAT HAPPENED IN RUSSIA HAPPEN HERE!! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ We all saw what happened to those poor kids in Russia! Now we find that Al Qaeda is targetting OUR schools!!! WHO DO YOU TRUST MORE TO KEEP YOUR KIDS SAFE: THE WINDSURFER?ORTHE COWBOY? "AP: Al Qaeda Targetting US Schools" By ELIZABETH WOLFE, Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON - Education officials in six states were put on notice last month that a computer disc found in Iraq (news - web sites) over the summer contained photos, floor plans and other information about schools in their...
  • FReep Senate poll on capture of Saddam

    01/14/2004 1:41:19 PM PST · by Phantom Lord · 11 replies · 119+ views
    Quick Poll Is the world better off now that the U.S. has captured Saddam Hussein, or would it be better had the U.S. never invaded Iraq? The world is actually in worse condition, and Saddam should still be in power because the U.S. acted rashly. Better off now that the U.S. is upholding U.N. resolutions and holding Saddam accountable for his actions. The condition of the world is the same now as it was before the war in Iraq. Needs a FReeping