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Breastfeeding in Public: A Basic Human Right

Breastfeeding in Public: A Basic Human Right

Looking at my Facebook feed, it sometimes seems like there are two types of people in the world: people who would strongly prefer not to see, hear, or think about breastfeeding, and people who are apparently obsessed with breastfeeding, also known as new parents. Before you have children, the whole thing seems so straightforward. I […]

LAST DAY TO VOTE: Help Medical Marijuana Activist Ashley Weber Win New Mobility Vehicle

LAST DAY TO VOTE: Help Medical Marijuana Activist Ashley Weber Win New Mobility Vehicle

Ashley Weber overcame many challenges in her 30 yrs of life. Paralyzed in a car accident at 18, she catastrophically broke her neck (C1, C4, C5, & exploded C6). A 16 hour anterior & posterior neck surgery which involved removing bone from her hip to create a new C6 vertebrae, and fusing her spine with titanium plates and screws from C3 to T1, she had hyper-calciumia […]

A Short Talk With My Mom About Pot

A Short Talk With My Mom About Pot

I think my mother’s greatest trait is resiliency. At 88, she is a two time survivor of cancer, does yoga, water aerobics, dances with the stars and keeps an open mind. Me and my brothers named her Reefer Lady when we were kids. She needed a CB radio handle and had two refrigerators at home. […]