Rachel “Mrs. Fox.” Veach

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A depressing failure to lead on bump stocks

Last October Americans witnessed too vividly the dangers of “bump stocks,” relatively cheap devices used to turn semi-automatic rifles into weapons …

The students of Stoneman Douglas, Florida, are the fiercest opponents the NRA has seen in some time. They are the ones truly standing up for the US constitution<p>In any debate about guns in America, there’s one aspect that’s seemingly inescapable: the moment when the National Rifle Association (NRA) …

Guns

The five cultivation facilities have been announced, and now we wait to hear the winners for the 32 #dispensaries. #MediPays is ready to process payments, bill pay, payroll, taxes and more for the #Arkansas #cannabis industry. #ARMMJ #MMJ https://t.co/x7DUw6cBJt

Congratulations to the top scorers for #cannabis cultivation facilities in #Arkansas! #ARMMJ #ARnews #ARPX #ARLEG #MMJ #MediPays https://t.co/44raykvV98

We’re looking forward to our first “American Cannabis Company Classic “ OAKLAWN Racing & Gaming Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas March 16, 2018 First race starts at 1:30 We will be sponsoring the 6th Race—join us there! https://t.co/f6gfErH59V

Week in Review: Massachusetts recreational marijuana delay, Arkansas’ MMJ growers & hemp victory

Massachusetts defers recreational marijuana delivery and onsite consumption, Arkansas approves five medical cannabis cultivators, and Washington …

Arkansas's medical marijuana growers come to light

Four counties, five companies, lots of jobs in the cannabis business.Fifteen months after Arkansas voters passed an amendment to legalize medical …

Chefs already pondering pot recipes

With recreational cannabis legalization still months away, some local chefs and restaurant owners are already looking to the future culinary uses of …

Taxed Marijuana Brings $30 Million to Nevada in First Six Months

Nevada is a new-comer to the developing marijuana industry. Still, the state has managed to produce one the most profitable markets in the country. …

Cannabis

5 Anti-Marijuana Politicians Who Are in Danger of Losing Their Seats in 2018

2018 could be a major election year for Democrats. Midterm elections tend to favor the minority party, and Donald Trump’s unpopularity won’t help …

Cannabis

How Marijuana Can Actually Make You An Even Better Parent

Many advocates argue that pot consumption in front of children is no different than kicking back a few cocktails, while others continue to apply the …

Cannabis

It’s time to legalize medical marijuana in Kentucky

For years, Kentucky veterans have approached us with a question that has no good answer: “Why are my comrades in other states able to treat PTSD and …

Legal cannabis could crash the alcohol giants’ party, analyst says

Major alcohol companies will likely see sales squeezed by legal cannabis in the coming years, according to Wall Street research firm CFRA …

Cannabis

What can Canada learn from Amsterdam ahead of marijuana legalization?

Two of my biggest passions are travelling and telling stories. So when I was in Amsterdam last week armed with my cellphone, I combined them both.<p>I …

Americans Believe Marijuana Is Safer Than Alcohol, Tobacco, and Sugar

Many marijuana advocates like to point out that cannabis is far safer than many drugs or substances that are already legal under U.S. law. And it …

Cannabis

Cannabis Wire News Site Gets in the Weeds of Marijuana Legalization

The project will be led by veteran marijuana industry correspondents Nushin Rashidian and Alyson Martin<p>Marijuana enthusiasts are getting a new …

Cannabis

Unidentified Person Arrested Outside White House, Secret Service Says

(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. Secret Service says a person has been arrested outside the White House.<p>The Secret Service tells WRC-TV in a statement the …

The Dos and Don'ts of Amsterdam Coffeeshops

When visiting Amsterdam coffeeshops, which are local legal dispensaries for marijuana, there are few tips you should keep in mind. These dos and …

Aggressive virus subtype behind HIV explosion in the Philippines?

A more aggressive and possibly drug-resistant HIV subtype may be behind skyrocketing HIV infection rates in the Philippines. Epidemiologist Edsel …

Public Health

Trump's tariffs: How would the new trade plan work?

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signed proclamations Thursday imposing new tariffs on imported steel and imported aluminum as he made good on years of fiery threats to confront allies and rivals alike on trade policy.<p>Trump's plan has unsettled stock markets and scrambled political alliances, …

Globalization

Five Senators Want To Know Why The FBI Hasn’t Restored Missing Crime Data

In December, FBI Director Christopher Wray promised in congressional testimony that data tables missing from the FBI’s yearly crime report would be …

Donald Trump

Trump plans meeting with video game makers to discuss gun violence, but industry group says it hasn't received invites

During a press briefing yesterday, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders announced that President Trump was planning to meet executives …

Why do people cling to their guns? We need to get inside their minds

Toni Morrison was trying to imagine her way into the mind of a racist. “Suppose … horses began to speak,” she said. “And began to demand their rights. Now, I’ve ridden horses. They’re very good workers. Suppose they just … want more. Suppose they want to go to school! Suppose they want to sit next …

Guns

The New York Times publishes a politically biased and inaccurate ‘fact check’ of Trump’s gun remarks

Fact checks by the media ought to be factual. The New York Times failed to do this with an error-filled piece that incorrectly claims President Trump “peppered his remarks with inaccurate facts about mass shootings and gun policy” Wednesday in a meeting with members of Congress.<p>I have a bit of a …