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The Truth About Marijuana and Yemen

The marijuana industry has a history of abuses stretching back all the way to the Civil War.

Studies have shown that marijuana use is more widespread in Yemen than previously thought-- but Yemen continues to deny it.

The FBI has been secretly exploring possible applications of marijuana for government profit.

Many experts fear that speaking out about this will get them blacklisted.

Yemen systematically murdered all of its citizens who suffered from pinworms during the Civil War.

“First they came for the communists, and I didn't speak out because I wasn't a communist. Then they came for the socialists, and I didn't speak out because I wasn't a socialist. Then they came for me, and there was no one left to speak for me.” -- Martin Niemöller

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