Category: War On Drugs

Open Data Projects Are Fueling the Fight Against Police Misconduct – by Alice Speri

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This is the final section of Alice Speri’s article for The Intercept, focused on my Open Police Complaints project, re-posted from here: https://theintercept.com/2016/10/25/open-data-projects-are-fueling-the-fight-against-police-misconduct/ … A National Clearinghouse for Police Complaints So far, efforts to use open data to track officer misconduct and hold police departments accountable are few and limited. But with 18,000 law enforcement agencies across the country, each ruled by different sets of local regulations, there is no uniformity in how police misconduct […]

My Opinion of Authority (1999)

Recently found college essay, revealing my early resistance to appeals to authority… When I was younger, I was under the impression that figures of authority were different from ordinary people. People in high positions ranging from the Vice President of the United States, to teachers, meant they must be special. It was not until my mid-teens when I came to a realization that all people, no matter their rank in society, are just people like […]

Up in Smoke: A Timeline of Marijuana Use in the U.S. (info graphic)

Not created by Wiki World Order. After a specific request to share this, and agreeing with it’s informative goals toward ending the war on drugs, I’ve shared this info graphic. The editors at Online Paralegal Degree Center decided to research the topic of: Up in Smoke: A Timeline of Marijuana Use in the U.S. The political discussion regarding decriminalizing marijuana use is centuries old, yet remains a hot-button issue even today. Where did it all […]

After 6 years, University of Maryland finally approves Good Samaritan policy for all drugs – by SSDP

Re-Posted from Students for Sensible Drug Policy, http://ssdp.org/news/blog/after-6-years-university-of-maryland-finally-approves-good-samaritan-policy-for-all-drugs/. I started the University of Maryland chapter of SSDP in 2002 and have been involved in fighting the drug war ever since. Congratulations to all the beautiful activists in our family! <3 Four generations of SSDP activists’ work results in victory Written by Stacia Cosner Yesterday, I returned to the University of Maryland, my alma mater, to attend a University Senate (the governing body comprised of 90% […]

SSDP AMPLIFY Project Interview with Big Gigantic

Jeremy Salken of Big Gigantic discussing Amendment 64 and political activism Re-Posted from Students for Sensible Drug Policy, http://ssdp.org/news/blog/amplify-project-interview-with-big-gigantic/. I started the University of Maryland chapter of SSDP in 2002 and have been involved in fighting the drug war ever since. Congrats to all anti-drug warriors on the big steps forward this election after decades of work. <3 Brooke Napier, National Outreach Coordinator for the AMPLIFY Project (Students for Sensible Drug Policy), asked Jeremy Salken […]

Canna-Fractal 1: Legalize It! (Marijuana / Pot Leaf Fractal Animation)

NO ONE should be punished for what they put into their own bodies, absent harm to others. $1 TRILLION have been used over the last 40 years for the War On Drugs. In 2010, 4.6 million people still used marijuana on a daily or almost daily basis (over a 12-month period). In 2010, over 850,000 people were arrested for marijuana offenses, 88% of those were for possession only. In 2009, over 2 MILLION Americans were incarcerated, […]

BUYERS BEWARE – Full Circle Farm Update, Sacramento, CA

Here is an Immediate Need for Justice Reform Action Alert Regarding — 7650 RESERVOIR ROAD SACRAMENTO CA. 95837-9313 — Warning! by ~ Rev. A. Odeye My name is: Rev Ashiya Odeye. I am a Board member of the Sacramento chapter of the ACLU. I am Executive Director of the Justice Reform Coalition (JRC), a civil rights advocacy and citizens over site organization headquartered in Sacramento, California. The JRC was founded in 2005. I am Reverend […]

Food World Order: Episode023 – Shudder Island (June 14, 2012)

Audio/Notes: http://ur1.ca/9im3l On Thursday nights, Media Monarchy joins Corbett Report Radio live on Republic Broadcasting to go over all the latest stories from the world of food, environment and health. This week’s lunch menu features leaks, labs and alerts + the ‘Hemp for Victory’ ‘Binge and Purge’, phone calls and more… http://FoodWorldOrder.com http://MediaMonarchy.com http://CorbettReport.com

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