Veteran medical – Expanded Medical Marijuana Research Bill Approved by Congress

Expanded Medical Marijuana Research Bill Approved by Congress on The National Law Review Without the ability to grow cannabis legally, researchers are unable to properly study the safety, efficacy, and medical uses of marijuana. This creates a frustrating catch-22, where the lack of available, legitimate marijuana research leaves Congress unable to examine sufficient evidence to …

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Poem – The War Prayer by Mark Twain

The War Prayer by Mark Twain It was a time of great and exalting excitement. The country was up in arms, the war was on, in every breast burned the holy fire of patriotism; the drums were beating, the bands playing, the toy pistols popping, the bunched firecrackers hissing and spluttering; on every hand and …

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Veteran Affairs – West Los Angeles VA misusing donated land intended for veteran rehabilitation. VA OIG report.

VA’s Management of Land Use Under the West Los Angeles Leasing Act of 2016   In March 1888, Senator John P. Jones and Arcadia B. DeBaker donated, by deed, approximately 300 acres of land in Los Angeles, California, to the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers to establish a home for disabled veterans. Two additional …

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VA article ‘I knew something was not right’: Mass cancellations of diagnostic test orders at VA hospitals draw scrutiny. USA Today.

Link to the news article “To have a patient show up for a scan and not have an order – you’re like, ‘What the heck is going on?’ ” he [Radiology technologist Jeff Dettbarn] told USA TODAY in an interview. Dettbarn started collecting cancellation notices for diagnostic procedures such as CT scans, MRIs and ultrasounds. …

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The Warrior Philosopher Show. Ep 2. What does being at war really mean?

Show notes below. https://player.pippa.io/5bc0d80d8aa66f39379aa61d/episodes/what-does-being-at-war-mean?theme=default&cover=1&latest=1 In this episode, I talk about an ROTC cadet who has no idea what he is talking about, a lot. We look at the Afghanistan War, and what everyone says about it. The short story is that we are still at war. Want to support the show? Amazon: Wishlist These are items to …

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Poem – Melting castles of sand

Making a living Out of mindless killing Defending the nation Receiving useless patriotic celebration Standing ready to lay the heavy Fuck it all Tumble stumble and fall Castles melt sand Applied by my hand Force violence power and control Excuse me while I hunt down my soul Animal roar animal rage rage dripping down the …

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