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Rand Paul and Al Franken are teaming up to protect medical marijuana from Jeff Sessions
Paul Franken
Rare.us | We learned on Tuesday from a leaked letter that Attorney General Jeff Sessions wants Congress to get rid of the current rules that prevent the Department of Justice from interfering with the states that the permit...
America’s first all-organic fast food restaurant, The Organic Coup, is expanding rapidly by avoiding GMOs, pesticides and antibiotics
Organic Coup
NaturalNews | When Erica Welton and Dennis Hoover founded the first certified organic fast food restaurant in the country, they were so intent on taking the fast food industry by storm that they decided to name it The Organic Coup....
Texas House votes to end jail time for being too poor to pay fines
Jail Bars
TexasTribune | Legislation that would make it easier for poor people to satisfy traffic tickets with alternatives to payment cleared the Texas House on Tuesday on a vote of 75-70. The bill needs to be approved by the Senate again...
U.S. senators seek lifetime ban on ex-Congress members lobbying
K Street
Reuters | A bipartisan bill introduced on Thursday would prohibit members of the U.S. Congress from ever working as lobbyists after they leave the Senate or House of Representatives. Republican Senator Cory Gardner with...
After Massive Falsified Evidence Exposed, 21,000 Drug Convictions To Be Thrown Out
Drug Test
FreeThoughtProject | Massachusetts may soon hold the record for the most massive single dismissal of wrongful convictions in United States history, as state prosecutors announced a breathtaking 21,587 criminal drug convictions will be...
For the First Time, Lawsuit Forces US Court to Review Fluoride Toxicity, Could END Fluoridation
Water
PoliticalOrder | Despite the overwhelming mass of scientific literature and studies showing the harmful effects of ingesting fluoride, those who question it or advocate for the cessation of fluoridated water are labeled as kooks,...
France is “decriminalizing” cannabis nationwide
Cannibis
NaturalNews | How cannabis use laws will be enforced is about to undergo a big change in France. Recently, the nation announced that they would be ending all prison terms for cannabis users by the end of 2017. Currently, cannabis use...
Hawaii seeks to ban toxic chemical sunscreens to save the coral reefs from chemical decimation
Sun Screen
NaturalNEws | Natural News) Many snorkelers who are drawn to Hawaii’s coral reefs have noticed that they are not brimming with life the way they once did, and it looks like they only have themselves to blame. A lot of explanations...
Pushback against smart meters continues to grow across the U.S.
Smart Meters
NaturalNews | A vocal coalition of Michiganders is taking to the streets — and their local city council meetings — to oppose the growing intrusion of privacy and personal safety with state utility companies transitioning to “smart”...
Apple Pledges to End Mining and Use 100% Recycled Materials for Products
Mac Pro
MacRumors | Just ahead of Earth Day, Apple has released its 2017 Environmental Responsibility Report [PDF] with a lofty new goal: ending mining. Apple says the company is working on a "closed-loop supply chain" that would allow it...
High-speed Hyperloop track ready for first trial run
Telegraph.co.uk | The first tests of Elon Musk's revolutionary high-speed transport system could begin soon after Hyperloop One, one of 12 companies competing to make the idea a reality, completed its test track.  The company has...
16 countries in the EU vote against GM crops as GMO backlash sweeps the globe
Monsanto
NaturalNews | As the month of March came to an end, a majority of European Union members voted against a proposal that would bring in two new types of genetically modified maize. Sixteen members of the EU took a stand against the...
Know your US Constitution? More states look to teach it
Constitution
AP | NORTH SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) -- Should U.S. high school students know at least as much about the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and the Federalist papers as immigrants passing an American citizenship test...
Canada to announce marijuana will be legal by July 1, 2018
Marijuana
CBC | The Liberal government will announce legislation next month that will legalize marijuana in Canada by July 1, 2018. CBC News has learned that the legislation will be announced during the week of April 10 and will...
National pizza chain offering organic toppings in 35-city pilot program
Pizza
NaturalNews | The demand for organic produce extends far beyond the health food crowd, with news stories constantly emerging of big brands making the switch. Now, national pizza chain Papa John’s is offering freshly sliced organic...
Clean water graphene breakthrough could allow millions to drink filtered seawater
Oceans
NaturalNews | Natural News) As drought conditions continue to spread across the globe, from the 2015 drought in California that swept over 90 percent of the state to South American countries like Brazil, and even nations in Africa —...
To the Governor: Montana Passes Bill to Ban Warrantless Collection of Electronic Data
Montana
TenthAmendmentCenter | HELENA, Mont. (April 3, 2017) – On Saturday, the Montana House gave final approval to a bill that would ban warrantless collection of data from an electronic device in most situations. If signed by Gov. Steve Bullock,...
Ex-Navy SEAL Creates Veterans Organization To Expose Pedophiles And Rescue Trafficked Children
FreeThoughtProject | To those paying attention, they are able to see the world has a horrifying problem with pedophilia and child trafficking. They are also able to see that the corporate media and the ruling class do very little to expose...