Daily Archives: July 14, 2014

Take Action: Tell the FCC to Protect Net Neutrality

Take Action: Tell the FCC to Protect Net Neutrality

Tomorrow is the last day for American citizens to weigh in  on net neutrality. The Federal Communications Commission will still be accepting comments for another day, so now’s the time to act if you want to help protect a free and neutral internet. What is net neutrality? In a nutshell, net neutrality is the concept […]

Call It What It Is: Why Diction Matters In Cannabis Law

Call It What It Is: Why Diction Matters In Cannabis Law

Utah is now one of 11 states with a “medical marijuana” law which is not all inclusive, but rather exclusive. Utah’s CBD-only law went into effect July 1, 2014, however it is designed to treat one illness/disease with one specific strain of high CBD/low THC cannabis (Charlotte’s Web) and does not provide for any in-state […]

Australian Toddler’s Seizure Medication Seized, Parents Questioned

Australian Toddler’s Seizure Medication Seized, Parents Questioned

Last week near Melbourne, Australia, Cassie Batten and Rhett Wallace were arrested for cannabis. Not because they were using it themselves, but because they have been giving a non-psychoactive cannabis tincture to their three-year-old son. Cooper had been born early, and then he got sick when he was four weeks old. It turned out that […]

Diane Goldstein Participating In Twitter Chat About Opiods

Diane Goldstein Participating In Twitter Chat About Opiods

Although addiction to prescription medications is a serious health issue currently, there is still such social stigma attached to drug use (including prescription drug abuse and opiod addictions) that many people do not understand the severity of this public health issue. Thankfully, there are many brave people who are speaking up about opiod addiction, opiod […]

Hindus Encourage Church of England to Allow Women Bishops

Hindus Encourage Church of England to Allow Women Bishops

This text was originally a press release by Rajan Zed. You can view the original post on his blog here. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has urged General Synod of Church of England to endorse introduction of women bishops in historic vote on the issue on July 14 in University of York (United Kingdom). It would […]