Why the Marijuana Justice Act legalizes marijuana the right way

By Jim Patterson, Opinion Contributor - 08/16/17 02:10 PM EDTEarlier this month, Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) introduced the Marijuana Justice Act. To some, this bill may look like another liberal attempt to push for widespread legalization of marijuana across the country. But for those of us who work in this industry and understand the complexities …

(KY) Legalize marijuana now, the people have spoken

By Erica RuckerIf Gov Matt Bevin really wants to avoid future state budget deficits and chip away at the pension disaster, instead of cutting services, he must work with state lawmakers from both parties to finally legalize cannabis.Kentuckians are ready to join the growing number of states where it is legal to some degree — …

Why did Trump really launch 59 Missiles into Syria and Why That Matters

Bruce Cain·Friday, April 7, 2017 Please read and share this important essay. And if you are interested you are welcome to read through all of my essays at the following link: The Complete Facebook Essays of Bruce Cain: Perennial Hippie https://www.facebook.com/bruce.cain.98/notes?lst=100000184321094%3A100000184321094%3A1491578357 So last night (04/06/2017) Corporate "Fake News" announces that Trump has launched 60 Tomahawk …

Good morning! My name is Virgil Anderson, and I’m a mesothelioma cancer patient at The National Cancer Institute.

March 15, 2017 Good morning! My name is Virgil Anderson, and I’m a mesothelioma cancer patient at The National Cancer Institute. I was reading through kyusmjparty.weebly.com, and I was hoping you had a minute to check mesothelioma.net. Mesothelioma dot net is the world's most comprehensive informational site on mesothelioma treatment. Because of this cancer's very …

The Existential War: Obama’s Collectivism Vs Trumps Individualism

    Bruce Cain·Sunday, March 5, 2017 Oh what a nice day to follow Alice down the rabbit hole to Wonderland. The scope of this essay is so broad that I do fear I will be completely lost by the time I type the final period and post the essay. But whether I succeed or …

I can only believe you are obviously ill informed in several areas and by now you are figuring out that the rabbit hole or snake pit is much deeper and darker than even you had believed…

  Mary Thomas-Spears 2 hrs · Dear #PresidentTrump I can only believe you are obviously ill informed in several areas and by now you are figuring out that the rabbit hole or snake pit is much deeper and darker than even you had believed... When it comes to the pure evil that seems to have …

Would a Border Water Canal Be Better Than President Trump’s Border Wall?

By CrisEricson2016 | Tue, January 31 2017 POTUS BORDER WALL? POTUS stands for President of the United States of America. Our current President is Donald J. Trump and he wants to build a Border Wall between the United States of America and Mexico. Some people think this is a male fantasy, a type of penis …

Ignorance abounds in Kentucky concerning cannabis law

    The following story was printed on Kentucky.com and my response is included. By Thomas Vance The world is watching Colorado and is finding out that everything we have been told by our government about marijuana has not been factual, to put it nicely. Colorado legalized medical marijuana in 2012 and recreational in 2014. …

The Tyranny at Standing Rock: The Government’s Divide-and-Conquer Strategy Is Working

      By John Whitehead What we're witnessing at Standing Rock, where activists have gathered to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline construction on Native American land, is just the latest incarnation of the government's battle plan for stamping out any sparks of resistance and keeping the populace under control: battlefield tactics, military weaponry and …

Mr. Trump won last nights debate…(another opinion!)

By:  Alexander Kennedy 9/27/2016     I am of the opinion is that anyone who watched the debate last night could not help but laugh! Tell me how Hillary Clinton wins the debate when all she does is flip-flop all night? if I had to guess, she is the seasoned politician and yet Trump was …

A "repealer’s" opinion on the subject of marijuana "legalization"… (We must REPEAL PROHIBITION of Cannabis and all other plants!)

    Angalee Jones 34 mins · By Chris: I can't speak loudly enough or harshly enough against the Fucking Sell Out RATS at groups like NORML, MPP and DPA and their associated allies at various commercial enterprises growing up across the country.All of the aforementioned groups are useless and no good for the American …

It’s time for another Presidential Election in the U.S.A. (Lord, what are we supposed to do now?)

The following is a short synopsis of the current situation as I see it concerning the Presidential Elections. After watching Donald J. Trump at the Republican National Convention (RNC) and Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) in July, I am still at a loss on who would be the best Candidate to put …

Editorial – Geoffrey M. Young

    Dear Editorial Board of the Lexington Herald-Leader: I was outside the Democratic Convention in Philadelphia carrying a sign that read, “Clinton is a war criminal.” The main chant of thousands of democracy-loving Americans was, “Hell no, DNC, we won't vote for Hillary.” Clinton and President Obama became aggressors – war criminals – in …

Iami Everpresent; 5th of Transparency

  Video Link Above Tom Johnson 10 mins · We were brought up (indoctrinated in their schools) to believe in "Systems" that don't work. A system is a system is a system.....troubleshoot the systems we live under for Truth, thats when you realize nothing is True ~Sysop i cracked their code, i have Transparency....... a …

Editorial; Marijuana nullification?

March 22, 2016   The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to take up a challenge to Colorado’s voter-approved law legalizing recreational marijuana, but the legal question the case raises can’t be ignored indefinitely. The question is as old as the republic: How far can states go in substituting their own laws for those of the …

A short list of Candidates to choose from for the 2016 Presidential Race….

3/18/2016 ShereeKrider It suffices to say that I am not at all excited about this years #POTUS 'Race for the Whitehouse'. There isn't one Candidate that I have found so far, that has been termed 'electable', that I care to vote for. But that is just my personal opinion and not worth very much by …

My reply to the "Opinion" From December 30, 2015 or "pot Should Stay Illegal In Kentucky"…

  Above:  Mary Thomas-Spears talks with Sen. Perry Clark at the "Comfy Tree Symposium" in Louisville in 2014   To:  Bowling Green Daily News,          813 College Street P.O. Box 90012 Bowling Green, KY 42102 Website Link Opinions:  "Pot should stay illegal in Kentucky" From:  Rev. Mary L. Thomas-Spears, Bowling Green, Kentucky  42101 Dear "Pot …

What’s really going on?

Serra Frank 43 mins · All the hype about the Confederate Flag made me wonder what was really going on from which we were so obviously being distracted. Upon research, the biggest issue that caught my attention was the Trans Pacific Partnership... A revamp of the North American Free Trade Agreement, shrouded in secrecy, and …

Another Perspective Pot Possibilities and Problems Banking on legal marijuana is proving dicy, especially thanks to the feds.

By Ross Kaminsky – 5.26.15   Often the first thing I’m asked when traveling outside of Colorado is a half-question half-joke about how many people in the state I now call home are stoned. Although I’m pro-legalization, I’ve never touched marijuana and it seems as if I’m not alone: even though the state passed — …

Rand Paul warns Ebola ‘could get beyond our control’

James R. Carroll, jcarroll@courier-journal.com 8:57 a.m. EDT October 3, 2014   WASHINGTON - Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul is worried that "political correctness" is hindering the U.S. response to the Ebola virus and suggested that the spread of the deadly disease could be more serious than the government is saying. "It's a big mistake to underestimate …

As The Assembly Considers The Medical Marijuana Act

(An opinion from an activist/patient published in the State-Journal.com.)     Published: January 14, 2014 10:12AM I have been writing the members of the Assembly trying to inform and educate them about marijuana and the benefits of ending marijuana prohibition and allowing Kentucky to jump into the marijuana industry as many of the States are …

Is the cup “half empty” or “half full”…

    Why I Do What I Do… I can never remember the details. The "detail" section of my brain just does not work very well. I've had Major Clinical Depression with Chronic symptoms, Dysthymia, Chronic Anxiety as well. I also, among other things, had a "Cerebellar Vascular Accident (CVA) which is about the same …