Atlanta Police Make Monumental Move, Disband Entire Drug Unit to Focus on Actual Crime

(Matt Agorist) In one of the most revolutionary moves we’ve reported on to date, the Atlanta Police Department announced this week that they are disbanding their narcotics unit so they can fight actual violent crime. This move is both revolutionary and heartening and is another nail in the war on drugs’ coffin.

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As Americans Distracted by Impeachment, Congress Silently Killed Cannabis Reform—Despite Support

(Matt Agorist) In case you have been under a rock, Donald Trump is getting impeached. He is not getting impeached for invading countries on false pretenses, engineering coups to overthrow democratically elected governments in foreign countries, sending weapons to the largest state sponsor of terror in the world, or massively increasing the surveillance state—all of which is provable. 

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Joe Biden Comes Out Against Legalizing “Gateway Drug” Cannabis

(Elias Marat) Former vice president Joe Biden has made clear in myriad ways that in the Democratic presidential nomination race for 2020, he plans to proudly fly the banner of an old-school dead-center candidate—not too far to the progressive left and not too far toward the conservative right.

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In a Historic Move, Vote to Federally Legalize Marijuana to Take Place in Congress—This Week

(Matt Agorist) As countless individuals across the land of the free are rotting in cages for possessing a plant deemed illegal by the government, a historical bill is making its way through Congress that could change everything. A congressional committee reportedly plans to vote on a bill this week that would end the federal prohibition of marijuana.

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