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Washington State Patrol: Marijuana Eradication Will Continue Despite I-502

The Washington State Patrol announced Monday that they expect to continue their state-wide Marijuana Eradication Program, despite the November passage of I-502, which legalized the adult use of marijuana in Washington state. 
 Since the program began a decade ago, the Washington State Patrol has confiscated hundreds of thousands of cannabis plants and arrested dozens of illegal growers. Last year, an estima ...

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Nebraska Governor is latest to Propose ending State Income Tax

Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman on Tuesday became the second Republican governor in the last week to propose ending his state's income tax, saying he wants to make Nebraska more competitive with its neighbors by eliminating the tax on both individuals and corporations. 
 Heineman said that if a complete elimination of the two taxes could not be passed, he would push to lower rates on both individuals and co ...

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Washington State Residents Rage At Anti-Self Defense Bill

Rep. Sherry Appleton from the 23rd district in Washington State pre-filed House Bill 1012 on Dec. 5th of last year to do away with the state's Stand Your Ground law. The Stand Your Ground law state's that a person may justifiably use force in self-defense when there is reasonable belief of an unlawful threat, without an obligation to retreat first. This law is most notably seen when one is defending their h ...

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Signs We Are Living In A Bankster Police State

In August 2009, the corporate-organized FreedomWorks/Koch “Tea Party” group within the Republican Party bused its adherents to riots they organized against Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives who were trying to hold informational town hall events in order to discuss with constituents emerging healthcare legislation.   However, there was no FBI surveillance of those corporate-organized di ...

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Orwellian Government Oppression, Never-Ending Wars

  “A really efficient totalitarian state would be one in which the all-powerful executive of political bosses and their army of managers control a population of slaves who do not have to be coerced, because they love their servitude.” – Aldous Huxley – Brave New World The world makes less sense every day. Little children are randomly slaughtered in their schoolrooms. Predator drones roam the skies over ...

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Police State Nightmare For Innocent Mother

  A loving mother had her children taken away from her in a dawn raid on her home after being wrongly accused of cruelty. The three terrified youngsters watched as she was handcuffed before they were each put into separate cars and taken into foster care. It took 19 months for the devastated family to be reunited – when a judge exonerated the parents and strongly criticised the social workers and polic ...

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US Government’s Handling Of State Secrets Is ‘Outmoded’

The US government's handling of state secrets is out of date, over-cautious and incapable of keeping up with the vast quantities of electronic data produced in the digital age, a federal committee says in a report to President Barack Obama that is published on Thursday. The report from the Public Interest Declassification Board, an advisory committee set up by Congress, paints a devastating picture of a sec ...

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University Uses Tesla Technology to Wirelessly Charge Electric Bus

Utah State University presented a first-of-its-kind electric bus that is charged through wireless charging technology in a demonstration Nov. 15. The Aggie Bus rolled onto the streets carrying passengers today; just 16 months after USU demonstrated the first high-power, high-efficiency wireless power transfer system capable of transferring enough energy to quickly charge an electric vehicle. In July 2011, t ...

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Israel Calls Up Reservists For Gaza Invasion

The IDF announces a widespread campaign on “terror targets” and begins bombing the Gaza Strip, preparing for a ground operation. This comes after the head of Hamas’ military wing Ahmed Jabari was killed in an Israeli airstrike. The operation, called “Pillar of Defense”, has been launched by the Israel military. Many of the buildings in downtown Gaza City are on fire after being attacked by Israeli warplanes ...

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