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Gene Patents Delays Treatment of Disease

Gene patent holders have the right to prevent anyone from studying, testing or even examining a gene. As a result, scientific research and genetic testing is delayed, limited, or even shut down due to concerns about gene patents, and patients’ options about their medical care are restricted. On May 14, The New York Times published a […]

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Politics : Are Marijuana Raids a Bigger Priority Than Rape?

Lori Duckworth, her husband Lee, and several other Oregonians were subjected to frightening paramilitary raids on Thursday. They were handcuffed, their property ransacked and they were thrown in jail for providing medicine to patients. Their alleged crime is that they recouped too much reimbursement for the medical cannabis they provided. State and federal laws ban […]

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An Eagle Scout’s View on Gays Being Included in Boy Scouts of America

Today a historic decision was made by the Boy Scouts of America National Council in which openly gay youths will be allowed membership. According to an Associated Press article this will not be extended to gay leaders.  The Boy Scouts of America threw open its ranks Thursday to gay Scouts but not gay Scout leaders — […]

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The Gay Marriage Debate: Shouldn’t We Be Past This?

The gay marriage debate is one that impacts the beliefs of many, yet affects the lives of a select few. It’s effects is on a daily basis, not a moral one and there’s still vigorous and often vicious cycle that doesn’t seem to have an end. 100 years from now people will look back on this nation’s history and […]

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Conservatives Push For Gay Marriage

American Unity PAC, a well-known national GOP donors, have poured half a million dollars into lobbying efforts to get Republican lawmakers to legalize gay marriage. American Unity PAC was formed last year to give financial support to Republicans who resisted the longstanding opposition to gay marriage. The founders are now launching a new lobbying organization called American Unity Fund. […]

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Cubs, City of Chicago Agree to $500 Million Renovation of Wrigley Field

The second oldest ballpark in Major League Baseball is finally getting a much-needed renovation. Late Sunday night, the City of Chicago and the Chicago Cubs agreed to a deal that would give $500 million in renovation funds for Wrigley Field to get brought into the 21st century. One of the biggest coups for the Cubs, is that written into the new agreement, the team […]

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It’s Time For This Great Nation To Reflect And Make Immediate Changes

An unimaginable tragedy happened in Newtown, CT several months ago with 20 young children and six adults being killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School and it’s a shame that an event such as this is necessary to open dialogue and place blame on the reason for such a senseless act, let alone get in the way of […]