Angela Davis: I Would Like to Accept Birmingham Civil Rights Institute Award After BDS Controversy

Angela Davis: I Would Like to Accept Birmingham Civil Rights Institute Award After BDS Controversy In February, Angela Davis returned to her hometown of Birmingham, Alabama. She originally planned the visit to receive the Fred L. Shuttlesworth Human Rights Award from the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, but the institute withdrew the award in January, soon after the Birmingham Holocaust Education Center sent a letter urging the board to reconsider honoring Davis due to her support of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement targeting the Israeli government and Israeli institutions. Facing…

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1st Tennessee #Hemp farmer

1st Tennessee hemp farmer Hello all hemp lovers!! Our TN farm is dipping a toe for an experimental 1 acre this year. We’re going to be planting with buckwheat and sunflowers as added intercropping for natural pest control. Also a large pond and pump will be our irrigation. Our female seedlings are from a HGH seed grower…cherry wine is one of the strains we will be growing! My question is with planting 1,500 plants this year with buckwheat and other “trap crops” mixed in…all within a deer fence..what can I…

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Eight out of 10 marijuana users in states where cannabis is legal say they partake in the drug shortly before or after exercise, and most report that it motivates them to work out, helps them enjoy exercise more and improves their recovery, according to new research (n=605).

Eight out of 10 marijuana users in states where cannabis is legal say they partake in the drug shortly before or after exercise, and most report that it motivates them to work out, helps them enjoy exercise more and improves their recovery, according to new research (n=605). submitted by /u/mvea to r/science [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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New Documents Reveal DHS Asserting Broad, Unconstitutional Authority to Search Travelers’ Phones and Laptops

New Documents Reveal DHS Asserting Broad, Unconstitutional Authority to Search Travelers’ Phones and Laptops BOSTON — The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and the ACLU today asked a federal court to rule without trial that the Department of Homeland Security violates the First and Fourth Amendments by searching travelers’ smartphones and laptops at airports and other U.S. ports of entry without a warrant. The request for summary judgment comes after the groups obtained documents and deposition testimony revealing that U.S. Customs and Border Protection and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement authorize…

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Evacuations Ordered In Davenport, Iowa As Flood Waters Breach Flood Wall

Evacuations Ordered In Davenport, Iowa As Flood Waters Breach Flood Wall HOME|BREAKING|BREAKING: Temporary Flood Wall Breaches in Davenport, Iowa, Flooding Downtown SHARE TWEET REDDIT Officials say that a temporary flood wall in Davenport, Iowa, has been breached, flooding the downtown area. The wall was protecting the area from extreme flooding from the Mississippi River. Crews are currently working to rescue people who area reportedly trapped on roofs. Water is continuing to rise in the downtown area, and crews are working to deploy more sandbag barriers to stop the rising waters.…

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