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An Addiction That Requires No Substances – This Is My Story

An Addiction That Requires No Substances – This Is My Story

By Catherine Townsend-Lyon, Author and Advocate My name is Catherine, and I’m a recovering gambling addict.  “How does did a good girl go bad? By crossing a fine line from a “once in awhile gambler into a full-blown addiction.”  As I began gambling with money, I then started with the money I didn’t have, to […]

Gambling: Let People (Not the Government and not “the” People) Decide

Gambling: Let People (Not the Government and not “the” People) Decide

  By Thomas L. Knapp Why should it be up to the US Department of Justice, or this or that group of politicians or lobbyists, or some percentage of your state’s voters, whether or not you can place a bet on the outcome of a sporting event, a roll of the dice, a spin of […]

California Nuns Accused of Embezzling as Much as $500K From Catholic School for Gambling

California Nuns Accused of Embezzling as Much as $500K From Catholic School for Gambling

Neetu Chandak | Contributor   Two nuns are accused of embezzling as much as $500,000 from a California Catholic school for gambling and travel expenses. St. James Catholic School’s former principal Sister Mary Margaret Kreuper and former teacher Sister Lana Chang allegedly stole the money over a period of at least a decade. The $500,000 is the possible amount […]

VEGAS STRONG

VEGAS STRONG

By Wayne Allyn Root   The story of the year is the worst mass shooting in U.S. history right here in Vegas. But the real story of the year should be the remarkable reaction to this terrible, heinous act of terror.  We are “VEGAS STRONG.” At this moment, we don’t know why the mass murderer […]