Originally Posted by Eddie Dean
The Drug War scam is one of the most significant swindles ever foisted upon the masses. This clever ruse serves multiple purposes simultaneously for the elite: • the manufacture of fear, leading citizens to forfeit their civil rights to “protect their children” • the criminalization and narco-demotivation of the most potentially revolutionary element of society ‒ the youth • the creation of, and ongoing funding for, localized and global criminal networks that work in tandem with the elites
Originally Posted by Strasser
As the drive to kill off free speech make lots of headway, forums are more and more left open to legal hassles designed specifically to kill off open discussions. The groups with the most money to conduct that sort of harassment are of course obvious. My experience is most of these forums are operated by conservatives, at least some of the largest are, and they tend to be less oppressive than any of the so-called 'progressive' forums. In any case, I don't see that the OP indicates anything but that
Originally Posted by hudson1955
What is a Public Order Crime? "It is behaviour that has been labelled criminal because it is contrary to shared norms, social values, and customs. Alcohol Prohibition made use and sale of alcohol a public order crime. Why didn't prohibition work? Because a large majority of society used alcohol and defied the law.
The same is true, IMO, with criminalization of Marijuana. Many people, regardless of the law, continue to use Marijuana. Many preferring it over Alcohol and Tobacco use.
Originally Posted by Phil
Originally Posted by Coniuratus
According to the NY Times, Ted Cruz will be formally announcing his run for presidency; in which he hopes to raise 40 to 50 million dollars and take control of this race very early. Mr. Cruz has been in the news lately with his ideas on how to "better" our country. Such as getting rid of the IRS, Obamacare; just to name a few. There has been also some animosity among Ted Cruz and his party due to the government shutdown in 2013.
I honestly think that if Ted Cruz is elected
On hearing of the passing of Malcolm Frazer in the morning of 20/3/'15, I revised a prose-poetic piece I had originally written on hearing of the passing of Gough Whitlam on 21/10/'14. The following revised piece of writing is somewhat long, too long for those of the Facebook-Twitter generation who prefer short and pith posts. I recommend that many readers just skim or scan or, indeed, stop reading now unless, of course, your interest in this subject has been piqued.
Originally Posted by Karysta
Originally Posted by publican
So people do not pay taxes for HC in Canada, there are no waiting lists, and no one dies waiting for treatment there. Then help me with this............
The Effect of Wait Times on Mortality in Canada - Fraser ...
by B Barua
Originally Posted by Countryford
Originally Posted by Aleksander Ulyanov
Uh...right, and there are no building codes and no inspectors to see work is done right.
Having delt with inspectors with both remodels and new construction. Most of the inspectors don't know the difference between their ass and a hole in the ground.
I've noticed that in some jurisdictions.
You have electrical inspectors who have never worked in the trade.
There are some jurisdictions where the inspectors conduct all of the inspections,