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The Industrial Hemp Farming Act Bill

| February 24, 2012

(This is the last of three posts about the Industrial Hemp Farming Act Bill sponsored by Texas congressman and Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul.) Hemp as a Tobacco Replacement Crop With recent the recent anti-smoking movement and declining cigarette use among Americans, many tobacco farmers export as much as 85% of their crop to China, […]

Killing the Hemp Industry: Another Corporate Conspiracy

| February 22, 2012

(This is the second of three posts about the Industrial Hemp Farming Act Bill, sponsored by Texas congressman and Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul.) The Decline of Hemp Hemp first began losing ground in 1850 to cheaper substitutes made of cotton, jute, sisal and petroleum. Prior to the 1920s, hemp had to be processed by […]

Deconstructing Anti-Semitism

| April 17, 2010

In the last few weeks I have been perusing “free market” libertarian websites and blogs in an effort to get my head around similarities and differences between free market and left libertarians. The first major stumbling block I have encountered is an alarming tendency by many right wing libertarians to appeal to common popular prejudices […]