Anti-marijuana New York assemblyman busted for weed possession

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TweetYum(RAW STORY)   A Republican lawmaker in New York who has a record of voting against medical marijuana legalization has been arrested and charged with possession of marijuana. State police said that a suspicious odor was noticed in Assemblyman Steve Katz’s vehicle when they pulled him over for driving around 80 mph in a 75 mph […]

Confronting Cops 101 with Jimmy Justice

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TweetYumLuke Rudkowski of WeAreChange meets up with Jimmy Justice in Brooklyn, New York and gets some first hand knowledge about confronting police with a camera. Get Luke’s Shirt! http://wearechange.org/store Special thanks to Eugene V for his behind the scenes camera work Follow Luke @ http://www.twitter.com/lukewearechange Become a WeAreChange Sponsor and get exclusive behind the scenes […]

Homeland Battlefield Act Portion Found Unconstitutional By New York Judge

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TweetYum Homeland Battlefield Act Portion Found Unconstitutional By New York Judge (via http://www.scenereleases.eu) NEW YORK — A judge on Wednesday struck down a portion of a law giving the government wide powers to regulate the detention, interrogation and prosecution of suspected terrorists, saying it left journalists, scholars and political activists facing the prospect of indefinite […]

World Trade Center developer Silverstein in $666 million deal in Poland

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TweetYumWorld Trade Center developer Larry Silverstein is going global for the first time, teaming up with Poland’s richest man for a $666 million property deal in Warsaw. Their first purchase was an eight-story Warsaw office building in August, and they are working on plans to add towers to the Polish capital’s skyline. The partnership is […]

Buffett: Banks Victimized by Evicted Homeowners

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TweetYum By Andrew Frye, Bloomberg.com Warren Buffett, who controls the biggest shareholding of the No. 1 U.S. mortgage lender, said banks were victimized by some homeowners who refinanced their loans before getting evicted. “Large numbers of people who have ‘lost’ their house through foreclosure have actually realized a profit because they carried out refinancings earlier […]