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US Patent Office Rules Redskins Logo is a Racist Slur

June 19th, 2014 | by Rhonda Winter

This week the United States Patent and Trademark Office cancelled six federal trademark registrations held by the Washington Redskins football organization, and issued a written ruling stating that the racist Redskins mascot clearly disparages Native Americans


Change the Mascot Demands NFL Retire Racist Redskin Logo

June 13th, 2014 | by Rhonda Winter

The Oneida Indian Nation has spearheaded a nationwide Change the Mascot campaign, demanding that the NFL retire their racist Redskins team logo; the activists have also produced this powerful video to help raise awareness about this issue


Snowden NSA Leaks Lead Journalism 2014 Pulitzer Prizes

April 15th, 2014 | by Rhonda Winter

The 2014 Pulitzer Prizes have been given to the Guardian and the Washington Post newspapers for a series of aggressively fearless articles exposing whistleblower Edward Snowden's leaks, which revealed the NSA's extensive global spying network


Jon Stewart Satirizes Food Stamp Cuts — Hilarious

March 5th, 2014 | by Rhonda Winter

The US Farm Bill has proposed cutting 8.7 billion dollars in food aid, even though more families than ever before are struggling to just barely survive. However, Jon Stewart has done a superb job of illuminating the hilarious inanity of these cruel political actions


Jerry Brown Asks: How Many People Can Get Stoned?

March 3rd, 2014 | by Rhonda Winter

While Brown was postulating about possible threats to the state's competitive edge if too many people start smoking legal weed, these words actually came out of his mouth: "How many people can get stoned, and still have a great state or a great nation


Hydraulic Fracturing Hypocrisy: Exxon CEO Says No to Fracking

February 22nd, 2014 | by Rhonda Winter

The dangerous gas mining process of hydraulic fracturing is threatening the fresh water supply on our planet. And though petrochemical companies still try to feebly claim that fracking is safe, in a most revealing move, Exxon's CEO is now fighting to stop hydraulic fracturing on his own land


New Federal Bank Rules Crack Open Legal Marijuana Industry

February 16th, 2014 | by Rhonda Winter

In a hugely important move that will be an enormous boost to the legal cannabis economy, the US Justice Department has just released new federal regulations for banks conducting business with our country's expanding legal marijuana industry



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