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Why Can't You Smoke Pot? Because Lobbyists Are Getting Rich Off of the War on Drugs | Drugs | AlterNet
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: cover-up, pot, marijuana, cannabis, legalize, medical, lobbyists, war on drugs )

- 2684 days ago -
God gave us nature. Just more of money grabbing politics at the expense of young lives!!!
Video: Gingrich Can't Face Young Girl Who Asks If She Should Go to Jail for Drugs
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, candidates, constitution, corruption, dishonesty, elections, Govtfearmongering, Gingrich, lies, media, politics, POT, propaganda, republicans )

- 2747 days ago -
"I think Jefferson or George Washington would have rather strongly discouraged you from growing marijuana and their techniques with dealing with it would have been rather more violent than our current government." (See Video)
Barney Franks and Ron Paul Introduce Bill to Federally Decriminalize Pot
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: marijuana, Marijuana Decriminalization Bill, pot, possession, Barney Franks, Ron Paul )

- 4001 days ago -
The bill includes provisions for medical marijuana use, and is gaining bipartisan support in the house. Unfortunately, if the bill passes the House, Senate AND a sure-to-come veto from Bush, it won't affect individual state penalties but it's a start!
CU's 4/20 Pot Smoke-Out Draws Crowd of 10,000 : CU News : Boulder Daily Camera
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: pot, Colorado University, smoke-out )

- 4102 days ago -
"There's no way our 12 to 15 officers are going to be able to deal with a crowd of 10,000. We just can't do strong enforcement when we're outnumbered 700 or 800 to one."
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger Says Marijuana Not a Drug
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: marijuana, pot, legalize, drugs, governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger, california, cannabis )

- 4277 days ago -
California's governor says marijuana is not a drug, a British magazine reported Monday.
Farmers Accused of Growing Pot on Their Property, They Lost Their Farm, Had $36.00 in Savings
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: pot, marijuana, illegal search, taking private property, dishonesty, corruption, government, ethics, constitution, abuse, americans, bushadministration, bush, congress, cover-up, crime, freedoms, lies, media, politics, propaganda, SupremeCourt, usa, tortu )

- 4282 days ago -
They were accused of being big time pot growers. Went to trial and lost all they had. Many lies were told. Police even talked to the Jurors after we were ALL told not too. The Pot WAS NOT ON THEIR LAND! They were railroaded by a southern law team.
Pot Growers Are New Target in "War on Terror"
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: terror, terrorism, terrorists, pot, marijuana, marihuana, drugs, 9/11, americans, bush, bushadministration, cia, congress, constitution, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, lies, media, middle-east, military, neocons )

- 4338 days ago -
Oooooooooooookay, now, this is going a bit too far. Pot growers are terrorists? Why not violent alcoholics? Why not drunk drivers? Why not people who cheat on taxes? Why not dogfighters? WHY NOT POLITICIANS?

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