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Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Benjamin Fearnow

Sutherland Springs: NRA-Backed Republicans Blasted For Offering ‘Prayers’ Over Action

In the minutes and hours immediately following the Sutherland Springs, Texas, church shooting that has left more than 27 dead, NRA-endorsed Republicans are being roundly criticized for offering “thoughts and prayers” in lieu of legal or preventative measures for mass shootings.

November 6, 2017

Neil DeGrasse Tyson: ‘No Reason’ For Marijuana To Be Illegal

Speaking with co-host Chuck Nice during a StarTalk Radio Q&A session Monday, Tyson mainly discussed various aspects of outer space and his book, Astrophysics For People In A Hurry. But the celebrity scientist touched on marijuana and its legality following a question from Tom Angell of the pro-legalization group Marijuana Majority.

August 11, 2017