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February 11, 2016

Why Is Marijuana Banned? The Real Reasons Are Worse Than You Think

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Most of us assume it's because someone, somewhere sat down with the scientific evidence, and figured out that cannabis is more harmful than other drugs we use all the time -- like alcohol and cigarettes. Not at all.

Civil Rights Hero John Lewis Isn't Impressed By Bernie Sanders' Activism

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Obama Downplays Fears After Supreme Court Blocks Key Climate Action

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Eric Garner's Daughter Hails Bernie's Activism In Powerful New Campaign Ad

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California's Massive Methane Leak Temporarily Stopped For First Time In Months

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Read The Latest Updates From The Democratic Debate

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Brace Yourself For The Return Of South Carolina's Notoriously Awful Politics

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Obama Proposes Less Money To Fight World's Top Infectious Killer

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Did Bernie Sanders Invoke The Racist Superpredator Myth?

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Martin Shkreli Wants To Be The Only One With A Copy Of Kanye's New Album

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Atheist Lawmaker Says He's Not Allowed To Lead Official Prayer

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Here Comes Another Superdelegate Crisis

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Pentagon Accused Of Denying Medical Care To Alleged 9/11 Plotter It Tortured

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Harry Reid: Contested Democratic Convention Possible

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GOP Doubts Grow About Rubio

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Hillary Clinton Keeps Campaign Press Corps At Arm's Length

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Oregon Standoff Officially Ends After Holdout David Fry Surrenders

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Mercer: Canada Can Look Down Its Nose At U.S. Politics Again

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America’s Water Infrastructure Is In Terrible Shape

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We're Doing Preschool All Wrong, Says New Book

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Obama Is Letting Turkey Target The U.S.'s Best Bet Against ISIS

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Prosecutors Are Almost Never Disciplined For Misconduct

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What The Hogwarts Sorting Hat Would Make Of The Presidential Candidates

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House Conservatives Claim Democrats Have Failed Black Communities

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George W. Bush Will Hit The Campaign Trail For Jeb

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Chris Christie Megadonor Jumps To Team Kasich

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Bernie Sanders Says Trump Supporters Have A Right To Be Angry

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