This Memorial Day, Lawmakers Seek to Protect Americans from Beach Umbrellas

This Memorial Day, Lawmakers Seek to Protect Americans from Beach Umbrellas Op-Ed by Ross Marchand As it happens on most every Memorial Day, the beaches are sure to soon be filled with families covered in sunscreen and lying under umbrellas—that is, unless federal regulators have their way. Senators Bob Menendez (D-NJ) and Mark Warner (D-VA) are calling on the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) to recall umbrellas they feel are … dangerous. And the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is considering broadening regulations of sunscreen that would propel prices even…

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Change.Org Petition to Ban “Disability Glare” Headlights. Warnings from AAA, AMA, and More.

Change.Org Petition to Ban “Disability Glare” Headlights. Warnings from AAA, AMA, and More. By B.N. Frank This isn’t the first petition to address LED and HID headlights causing road hazards.  Warnings about blinding headlights have been cited by the American Medical Association (AMA), American Automobile Association (AAA) and other experts.  Sometimes this is referred to as “Disability Glare”.  Many U.S. broadcast stations have been covering this issue:  A Change.org petition was recently started to request the removal and discontinuation of these light bulbs on vehicles. Ban Blinding Headlights and…

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“I Slept on the Floor…Next to the Toilet”: Cops Shackled Grandma in a Cage for Days for CBD Oil

“I Slept on the Floor…Next to the Toilet”: Cops Shackled Grandma in a Cage for Days for CBD Oil By Matt Agorist Dallas, TX — In the land of the free, in just a month, TFTP has reported on two separate instances of grandmothers being kidnapped by police and thrown in cages for carrying entirely legal CBD oil to treat their arthritis. This is in spite of the federal Farm Bill which legalized CBD from hemp across the nation. While the arrest we reported on earlier this week of a…

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Recently released records show how NASA investigated the 1989 WANK worm infection, one of the earliest chapters of hacktivist history. Bonus: there are rumors that Julian Assange may have been involved.

Recently released records show how NASA investigated the 1989 WANK worm infection, one of the earliest chapters of hacktivist history. Bonus: there are rumors that Julian Assange may have been involved. submitted by /u/RamonaLittle to r/anonymous [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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The Militarization of America’s Police: A Brief History

The Militarization of America’s Police: A Brief History By Brian Miller “Get the weapons of war off our streets!” This may sound familiar, as it’s often heard from those attempting to pass more gun control legislation. But what you don’t hear is that it’s simply untrue that “weapons of war” are available to the general public. What is true is that you’d last about three minutes in a conventional war with an AR-15, even with one of the most aggressive builds you can get your hands on. The only people…

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Papua New Guinea PM Pushes Proposal for Social Media Regulation, Citing Need to Stop “Fake News”’

Papua New Guinea PM Pushes Proposal for Social Media Regulation, Citing Need to Stop “Fake News”’ By Mong Palatino The Papua New Guinea government has set its sights on regulating social media in order to combat the spread of online hoaxes and fake news. Critics and journalists have warned that it could lead to the curtailment of free speech. Prime Minister Peter O’Neill has instructed the Ministry for Communications and Information Technology to review how the government can regulate social media to protect citizens affected by the circulation of fake…

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Constitutional Crisis: 7 Ways We’ve Been in One for a Long Time

Constitutional Crisis: 7 Ways We’ve Been in One for a Long Time By Michael Boldin While most talk about a “crisis” today is about the Mueller report, subpoenas, and Russia – almost everyone ignores what makes a real constitutional crisis. Here are 7 real-life examples of a constitutional crisis, showing we’ve been in one for a long, long time.  Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | Spotify | RSS This video was sourced from the Tenth Amendment Center. Be Free and Independent! Get a free issue of Counter…

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U.S. Stocks Have Fallen For 5 Weeks In A Row – That Is The Worst Stock Market Streak In Almost 8 Years

U.S. Stocks Have Fallen For 5 Weeks In A Row – That Is The Worst Stock Market Streak In Almost 8 Years By Michael Snyder We haven’t seen stock prices slide like this in a long time, and if this keeps up we could soon be looking at an avalanche.  Our rapidly escalating trade war with China and more bad U.S. economic numbers pushed stocks down once again this week, and at this point the Dow Industrial Average has now fallen for five weeks in a row.  We haven’t seen…

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