Politics

This 19-Year-Old Saudi Gang Rape Victim Was Punished With 200 Lashes

 A 19-year-old woman who was the victim of a violent gang rape in Saudi Arabia has been sentenced to 200 lashes and six months...

48 decapitations in 4 months in Saudi Arabia: Saudi executions persist despite “Charm Offensive”

Despite apparent wide-ranging reforms in Saudi Arabia, the kingdom is certainly sticking to its death-penalty tradition, decapitating 48 criminals this year alone. (RT) Saudi Crown...

Los Angeles Painting Streets White in Bid to Combat Climate Change

California officials are hoping their latest attempt to stem the rising tides of climate change leads to a more socially conscious -- and cooler...

CNN REPORTER SMELLS ‘SARIN BACKPACK’ TO PROVE ASSAD RESPONSIBLE FOR CHEMICAL WEAPONS ATTACK

Video footage shows a CNN reporter visiting victims of the Douma chemical weapons attack and then sniffing their belongings, prompting some to question why...

No, Students, Words Are Not Violence

Of all the ideas percolating on college campuses these days, the most dangerous one might be that speech is sometimes violence. We’re not talking...

The War on Drugs is a Failure on Every Level

The goal of the war on drugs is to reduce drug use. The specific aim is to destroy and inhibit the international drug trade...

Illinois town votes to ban assault weapons, violators fined $1,000 per day

The mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida has once again ignited the public debate around assault weapons and large capacity magazines....

Reckless Trump and Syria – Violence Will Only Increase

Last year on the campaign trail, crowds roared when Donald Trump denounced his opponent as "trigger-happy" Hillary. But President Trump is rapidly incarnating the...

There Are Now ‘Food Pharmacies’ That Dispense Fruit And Vegetables

Many medical issues have symptoms that can be managed or preventative with exercise and nutritional care, but access to things like fresh fruits and...

Former Federal Prosecutor Purchases California’s First Legal Cannabis

(Greenstate) In one of the many surprises from the launch of commercial cannabis sales in California on Jan. 1 was the backstory of the...

Library Allows Young Readers to Work Off Late Fees By Reading More

In today’s technology-obsessed world, getting kids to read more actual books is certainly a worthy goal. Libraries in Los Angeles are trying a new program to ensure...

Oregonians Are Going Nuts Over Pumping Their Own Gas

A new gas pumping law passed in June of 2017 is now causing a shakeup on social media. The law, which allows people in...

Study: Average American Breaks 3 Laws A Day

"Outright innocence is not sufficient to escape the brutality of detention." If you reside in America and it is dinnertime, you have almost certainly broken...

Court Rules Bakers Must Pay $135,000 for Not Making Gay Wedding Cake

A husband-and-wife baking team must pay a $135,000 fine for declining to make a cake for the wedding of two women, Oregon’s second-highest court...

John Stossel Exposes How Bias the New York Times Really Is

Just how deceitful and bias has the NY Times been this year? Well, John Stossel demonstrates just how bad it's really been.

How a Nonprofit Is Rescuing Food Waste by Turning It Into Soup for the...

A Cincinnati chef named Suzy DeYoung was once a caterer who had first hand experience with how vendors, restaurants, and even grocery stores pick-and-choose...

Cop Steals Life-Savings from Innocent Musician

Phil Parhamovich is a musician from Madison, Wisconsin. Over the years, he saved up $91,800, only to have it seized by Wyoming Highway Patrol...

Ben Carson Just Admitted The Truth About the War on Drugs (VIDEO)

(REASON) Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson was a typical modern Republican drug warrior during his presidential run in 2016. As Tom...

How to Avoiding Arguing in Bad Faith in 13 Steps

It is easy to assume the worst in people when discussing politics, philosophy, religion, or any other heated topic in person or online. This...

No, Donald Trump Did Not Ban Words at the CDC, Says CDC Director

(PBS)U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention director Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald on Sunday addressed a report that President Donald Trump’s administration had banned the...

What Keeps Communism Going? | Jordan Peterson

Professor Jordan Peterson explains what exactly is driving the communist mindset, and why do we still see branches of the movement sprout in different...

Why I Don’t Teach My Children to be Obedient

Who would want to train children to be obedient, when we can bring them up to be discerning, critical thinkers with a highly developed...

Here are the Best Air-Purifying Houseplants According To NASA

Back in 1989, NASA researchers were working to determine the best ways to purify the air using standard plants found on earth. Unlike the...

Exclusive: The Attorney Who Paid Cash for Trump’s Sexual Assault Accusations

A well-known women’s rights lawyer sought to arrange compensation from donors and tabloid media outlets for women who made or considered making sexual misconduct allegations against Donald...

The End of “Net Neutrality” is Not the “End of Internet Freedom”

With "Net Neutrality" legislation being discarded today, the internet is blowing up with article after article stating that this is the end of internet freedom....

Why the “Organic Food” You’re Paying For is Anything But

Editors note: This isn't just another article trying to "debunk organic foods". This is an examination of the corruption involved in the food industry...

Marijuana Minors: What Life is Really Like for Young Medical Cannabis Users

Medical marijuana is legal in 20 states and the District of Columbia, but there are still use cases that are very controversial, like medical...

How to Identify Wild Poisonous Plants – The Essential Guide

My brothers once volunteered at a local state park and cleared out overgrown greenery, only to discover later that they’d been thigh-high in poison...

I’m Gay and I Don’t Want To Force You to Bake a Damn...

Being a gay libertarian is like being a black conservative: you are a pariah among your peers. It couldn’t be clearer in the Charlie...

Elf on the Shelf Needs to Get Benched

Santa has had his fair share of helpers over the years—the Austrian Krapmus, the Dutch Zwarte Piet (Black Peter) and the German Knecht Ruprecht, just to name a...

The One Minute Case For Atheism

The One Minute Case For Atheism (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({}); Atheism is the lack of beliefAtheism is the lack of...

The Real Special Interest Groups Keeping Marijuana Criminalized

From alcohol companies to pharmaceutical conglomerates, and police unions, there are a whole lot people hurt by the legalization of cannabis. In this era of...

Minnesota Town Re-Relects Dog as Mayor

CORMORANT TOWNSHIP, Minn. -- Duke, a 9-year-old Great Pyrenees, won re-election as mayor of a small Minnesota town. He will now be serving his third-straight...

Family Finds Dead Father’s $80 Million in Gold Coins – Government Seizes It with...

Imagine finding an old coin collection of your now deceased parents. Some of it is junk, but then you stumble upon something special. You...

Hollywood Child Abuse Documentary “An Open Secret” Released Online (For Free) – Watch it...

An Open Secret is a 2017 documentary about the rampant abuse of young boys at the hands of “important men” in Hollywood. It is now...

Here’s Why Scientists Are Saying “Don’t Make Your Bed”

Growing up, most of us probably heard our parents tell us time and time again to make our beds each morning, but as it...

Maryland Church Fined $12,000 for Sheltering Homeless

A local Maryland church has been fined $12,000 for providing shelter to homeless individuals living in the community. Over the last several years there...

DIY: How To Make Your Own Kombucha!

Move over home brew. There is a healthier drink "grow your own" fans can create in the kitchen. Kombucha, made from a live symbiotic culture...

Thanksgiving, as told by the Addams Family

Growing up, my favorite Thanksgiving movie was Addams Family Values, the 1993 sequel to the movie The Addams Family. You might think that’s because there are only a...

The Great Thanksgiving Day Myth

Each year at this time, schoolchildren all over America are taught the official Thanksgiving story, and newspapers, radio, TV, and magazines devote vast amounts...