It’s no doubt the federal government see’s an opportunity in prison labor, as they have used Unicor to have $100 million worth of military uniforms made for as little as $2 an hour.

Systemic Injustice Condemned As Ferguson Galvanizes National Outrage
Demonstrations are taking place around the nation following grand jury decision in the death of Micheal Brown.
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    Fires Burn As Community Feels Pain Of Injustice: Dispatches From Ferguson
    Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon deploys National Guard troops following outpouring of community anger in response to grand jury decision not to indict Ferguson police officer, Darren Wilson in the killing of Michael Brown.
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      California Case Could Be A Pivotal Moment In Ending The War On Marijuana
      Over half of Americans think marijuana should be legalized, and one California case challenging the constitutionality of the DEA’s scheduling of the drug could prove instrumental in ultimately putting an end to the government’s war on marijuana.
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        Worldwide, Tobacco Regulators Monitoring Philip Morris Lawsuit Against Uruguay
        The tobacco giant’s lawsuit against Uruguay is a key example of the growing trend of multinational companies using trade agreements and mechanisms to circumvent national legislation -- even legislation meant to protect public health.
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          The Bitcoin Hype Has Been Spent, So What’s Next?
          It may be the case that the cryptocurrency is most valuable as a development platform for other products -- products that could ultimately revolutionize the ways we think about and handle data.
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            US Troops Will Deploy To Iraq Without Congressional Approval: Pentagon
            Rear Admiral John Kirby, the Pentagon press secretary, said leading elements of the US force would begin moving to Iraq in the coming weeks, even if Congress has not yet acted on a $5.6 billion supplemental request to fund the expanded fight against the militants who overran northwestern Iraq earlier
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