A new book that delves into Barack Obama’s teenage years gives fresh insight into the president’s marijuana-smoking days as a high school student in the 1970s.
It reveals how a teen Obama and his friends formed The Choom Gang – slang for smoking marijuana – in which he invented inhaling techniques and rode a car called the Choomwagon.
In the book, Barack Obama: The Story, biographer David Maraniss calls the future president ‘Barry’ and reveals he ‘was [...]
by Gerald Pechenuk
Lyndon LaRouche, when briefed on today’s food riots in Bolivia, the wheat price shock hitting the Maghreb, Egypt, and other crises, issued the policy call: slap controls on food prices now! “What we do need to have, we need to have a limit, a protection, a control of food prices.”
He said, “We need to slap a control on it now. [...]
by Mike Krieger of KAM LP
They had then learned how easy it is to issue it; how difficult it is to check its over issue; how seductively it leads to the absorption of the means of the workingmen and men of small fortunes; how heavily it falls on all those living on fixed incomes, salaries or wages; how securely it creates on the ruins of [...]