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Officer Who Fatally Shot Atatiana Jefferson Will Face Murder Charges

Officer Who Fatally Shot Atatiana Jefferson Will Face Murder Charges

Officer Who Fatally Shot Atatiana Jefferson Will Face Murder Charges Justice can be hard to come by for people of color in the United States, especially those who wind up the victims of institutionalized racism and trigger-happy police officers. All too often, even in scenarios where the officers clearly didn’t behave in an appropriate or […]

Catching Up With Drug War Activist Diane Wattles Goldstein

Catching Up With Drug War Activist Diane Wattles Goldstein

Diane Goldstein, a frequent contributor to Ladybud Magazine and The Huffington Post, as well a well-respected speaker and lecturer on Drug Policy Reform, sat down with LB’s Publisher Diane Fornbacher to talk about some current world events about drug legalization, the many groups with whom she works, her favorite sources of news, and much more.  Traveling all […]

This Mom Wants Mother’s Day Every Day

This Mom Wants Mother’s Day Every Day

Throughout these past few weeks, I’ve been asked so many times what I wanted for Mother’s day, so I’ve come up with a few requests. Won’t you help make every day Mother’s Day? I hope: …we will be able to implement Good Samaritan laws, where people will no longer fear prosecution if they are a […]