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Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein arrested in Texas

Jill Stein

Jill Stein, a presidential candidate from the Green Party, has been arrested in Texas while attempting to resupply protesters camping out in trees to oppose the Keystone XL pipeline, according to anti-pipeline activists. Stein was taken to the Wood County jail in Quitman, TX, said Kim Huynh, a spokesman for the Tar Sands Blockade. Tar Sands has been protesting against ... Read More »

US military secretly sprayed radioactive particles in St. Louis and Texas

Radioactive

A college professor from St. Louis, Missouri claims that allegedly harmless chemical sprays that doused the city in the 1950s and ‘60s as a Cold War-era protection measure was something much more sinister. Lisa Martino-Taylor, a sociologist at the St. Louis Community College in the Midwest, has been endlessly digging through publically available archives and documents obtained through Freedom of ... Read More »