North Dakota is the only state that allows the cultivation of industrial hemp, and the state. I am in favor of both plants growing side by side in our own gardens. Hemp is the Male, Marijuana is the Female. We are lucky to have this gher; otherwise what would we do?”Aziz was a former agricultural bonded laborer who managed to transition to bonded labor for shrimp farming.Hundreds of thousands of other farmers were forcibly displaced by the shrimp farms, because shrimp harvesting requires vastly fewer people than agricultural crops. Many of these peasants were trafficked to India and Southeast Asia for labor exploitation.Those that remain eke out a destitute existence of bondage.Children are also heavily exploited by the shrimp sector of Bangladesh. Thousands of children wade into the muddy, parasite infested rivers near the Sundarban mangrove forests to catch baby shrimp in small blue nets.As one of these children named Mohammed explained: “None of us are in school.
“I don’t think you ever close the door,” Vetter said. “I may not coach at the high school level again, but I will always listen to any opportunities that may present themselves. Any coach would want to do that. Boys and girls should have separate showers when they’re school age. I don’t believe in promoting sex for teens, nor exposing themselves no matter what gender they wish they are.OMG, I never thought I’d have this issue brought before me. I feel for parents who still have school aged children..
SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileIn his new book The Legacy: An Elder’s Vision for Our Sustainable Future, Suzuki shares his knowledge, reflecting on the many changes he has seen and what the way forward might look like.Along with his new book, Suzuki will mark the 20th anniversary of his foundation with a feature length film called Force of Nature thatsees him deliver a ‘last lecture’ that he describes as “a distillationof my life and thoughts, my legacy, what I want to say before I die.”Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.