About: Leslie Eastman

I am an Environmental Health and Safety Professional, as well as a science/technical writer for a variety of news and professional publications. I have been a citizen activist since 2009, and am one of the co-founders of the San Diego-based group, Southern California Tax Revolt Coalition.




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Chinese Reportedly Create a Pig-Monkey Hybrid, Seeking Human Organ Transplant Options

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 4:00pm 12/10/2019 at 4:00pm
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Reports have come out that Chinese scientists have bred monkey-pig hybrids as part of research into the growth of human organs for transplantation in animals.

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New Zealand Volcano Erupts With Tourists in its Crater Moments Before Eruption

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 10, 2019 at 7:00am 12/10/2019 at 7:00am
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A volcano off the coast of New Zealand erupted, killing five people and injuring 31 others.

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In wake of Trump executive order, LA City Council declares it is ‘Welcoming City’ for refugees

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Posted by    Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 2:00pm 12/8/2019 at 2:00pm
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This fall, the Trump administration gave state and local authorities the power to reject refugees from being resettled in their communities, as well as further reducing the number of refugees allowed in the country.

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President Trump hopes to flush away even more EPA regulations

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Posted by    Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 4:00pm 12/7/2019 at 4:00pm
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President Donald Trump hosted a small business roundtable at the White House Friday, explaining that he’d asked the Environmental Protection Agency to look into rolling back some more of their onerous regulations.

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North Korea Promises U.S. a Nasty ‘Christmas Gift’ if Nuclear Arms Deal Not Reached by New Year

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Posted by    Friday, December 6, 2019 at 7:00pm 12/6/2019 at 7:00pm
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Amid the drama of the NATO summit and the impeachment hearing, there have been some disturbing developments related to North Korea.

For example, North Korea warned that if nuclear arms talks are not resumed before the end of the year, the nation may receive a nasty “Christmas gift” delivered by leader Kim...

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China Nixes U.S. Navy Visits to Hong Kong Over American Support for Pro-Democracy Movement

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Posted by    Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 6:00pm 12/5/2019 at 6:00pm
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China has banned the US Navy from making stops in Hong Kong after President Donald Trump signed legislation supporting the city’s pro-democracy protesters.

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Head of L.A.’s Top Homeless Agency Resigns After Homelessness Numbers Explode

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Posted by    Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:00am 12/4/2019 at 9:00am
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The man in charge of the top homeless services agency in Los Angeles is stepping down after five years in the role which has seen the number of homeless explode, and Medieval era diseases hit the city.

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Investigation Reveals California DMV Sells Drivers’ Personal Data, Earning $50 Million Annually

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 7:00pm 12/3/2019 at 7:00pm
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A new investigative report by Vice shows the California Department of Motor Vehicles is selling drivers’ personal information, earning tens of millions of dollars.

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Though Her District is an Environmental Disaster, Pelosi Heads to a Climate Change Junket in Spain

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Posted by    Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 3:00pm 12/3/2019 at 3:00pm
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Legal Insurrection readers will recall that President Donald Trump’s EPA has slammed San Francisco, which includes the 12th District of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, with potential environmental violations over its handling of sewage and wastewater.

However, instead of cleaning up the mess in her district, Pelosi is heading off to...

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‘Highly Contagious’ Urine Sent to Wrong Address Forces Evacuation of Movie Theater Showing ‘Frozen 2’

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Posted by    Monday, December 2, 2019 at 2:00pm 12/2/2019 at 2:00pm
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During the Thankgiving weekend, a Washington state theater had to evacuate during the hit sequel “Frozen 2” due to a package of human urine marked “highly contagious” sent to the wrong address.

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Trump Signs Executive Order to Probe Unsolved Cases of Missing Native Americans

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Posted by    Sunday, December 1, 2019 at 7:00pm 12/1/2019 at 7:00pm
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President Donald Trump signed an executive order that directs the government to begin addressing the many unsolved cases of murdered and missing Native American women and children.

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Extinction Rebellion cultists target Black Friday shoppers with their latest antics

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Posted by    Sunday, December 1, 2019 at 12:00pm 12/1/2019 at 12:00pm
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Extinction Rebellion’s cultists took some time off from hunger strikes to target consumers around the world with Black Friday disruptions to the already frenzied shopping day.

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Did Beijing spend $200 million trying to influence elections in Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Australia?

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Posted by    Friday, November 29, 2019 at 8:00pm 11/29/2019 at 8:00pm
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Last week, a man proclaiming to be a Chinese spy defected to Australia and offered a trove of unprecedented inside intelligence on how China conducts its interference operations abroad.

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Extinction Rebellion: The Green Justice Warriors Accused of Being Too White

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Posted by    Friday, November 29, 2019 at 2:00pm 11/29/2019 at 2:00pm
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The environmental activist cult known as Extinction Rebellion, which has been disrupting traffic in major cities with “climate strikes” and engaging in hunger strike theatrics, has been deemed too white by CNN reporter Aimee Lewis.

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Hong Kong protesters wave American flags, thank Trump for signing Human Rights & Democracy Act

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Posted by    Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 8:00pm 11/28/2019 at 8:00pm
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President Donald Trump has signed the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act, which is aimed at ensuring that Hong Kong has sufficient autonomy from China by tying the city’s liberty to trading terms with the United States.

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President Trump Makes Stealth Thanksgiving Trip to Troops in Afghanistan

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Posted by    Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 4:00pm 11/28/2019 at 4:00pm

President Donald  Trump took a stealth trip to Afghanistan this Thanksgiving, to visit U.S. military troops stationed at Bagram Air Field.

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California Plans to Hike Tax on Legal Marijuana, Threatening New Market With Rapid Extinction

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 7:00pm 11/27/2019 at 7:00pm
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California plans on increasing business tax rates on legal marijuana in 2020, which will hurt struggling companies that have trouble growing profits in the state’s toxic regulatory environment.

Hefty marijuana taxes that can approach 50 percent in some communities have been blamed for pushing shoppers into California’s tax-free illegal market, which is...

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