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Bill Maher Tells Politicians To Stop Pandering To Gun Nuts And Focus On Potheads (VIDEO)

Friday night, Comedian Bill Maher wondered why politicians aren’t paying as much attention to voting trends as they used to. With only 6% of the…

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Maddow Recounts The Progress On Gay Rights and the Drug War: 'Thanks for nothing, Bill Clinton' (VIDEO)

Last night, host Rachel Maddow discussed the sea change over the last 20 years on gay rights. In doing so, she took particular issue with…

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Sanjay Gupta Apologizes For 'Misleading' The Public On Marijuana (VIDEO)

CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta apologized last night on Piers Morgan for misleading the American public on the dangers of marijuana. “I think we have been…

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Should there be a morning after? (OPINION)

The Obama administration’s decision to drop all efforts to block the sale of the morning after pill deeply troubles me.  The Food and Drug Administration…

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The Midwest Report – Tuesday, June 11, 2013

The Midwest Report is a daily news-roundup dedicated exclusively to the American Midwest. The Report aggregates relevant links to important articles, concentrating on items that…

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Blacks in the Midwest Face Pervasive Bias in Marijuana Arrests

The big picture The American Civil Liberties Union yesterday released a scathing report detailing rampant racial discrimination evident in the enforcement of marijuana laws. Judging…

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