Daily Archives: July 17, 2013

Teenagers: The Medical Marijuana Patients You Don’t Hear About

Teenagers: The Medical Marijuana Patients You Don’t Hear About

by Julia Peterson Right after college I started working at a medical marijuana doctor’s office in San Francisco’s SOMA district. I did patient intakes, where I asked intrusive questions to strangers about their medical histories, their medical records, and why they wanted to use medical marijuana. I met elderly people with chronic pain and veterans with […]

What You Can Do About Your Personal Role In Climate Change

What You Can Do About Your Personal Role In Climate Change

Most of us (you know who I’m talking about) aren’t in the conferences with the big names or in the research labs attacking the problem of climate change.  And with all the media attention it might look like global warming is too big and confusing for ordinary folks to do anything, even though we might […]

5 Policemen Strap Down Young Woman After She Refuses Breathalyzer (VIDEO)

5 Policemen Strap Down Young Woman After She Refuses Breathalyzer (VIDEO)

Republished with special permission.  by Leslie Salzillo In several metro Georgia counties, whether you are guilty of a DUI or not, if you refuse a Breathalyzer Test after being pulled over for suspected DUI,  you will be forcibly strapped down, put in a headlock and have blood taken from you. Hard to believe? This video from Gwinnett […]