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LOVE Festival

February 8 - February 22

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating indefinitely

Longhouse Yoga, 2309 49th Street S

Gulfport, FL 33707 United States + Google Map

Live On Victory Everyday Within you is a story longing to be heard, your story, the greatest love story of all. Fall in love, live in victory, reveal grace, and gratitude every day in every way! Bask in the glow of the divine and LOVE. 15 days, Live Music, Kirtan, Sacred Stories, Meditation, Movement, Ecstatic Dance, Victory Love Festival is a Drug Free Alcohol Free Environment devoted to providing a safe, secure, sacred space for participants. Proceeds will be sent...Find out more ;

Valentine Celebration

February 14 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Social Club of St. Petersburg, 2500 34th Street South

St. Petersburg, FL 33711 United States + Google Map

Valentine Celebration - the Social Club of St. Petersburg, 2500 34th Street S is having a gourmet dinner featuring prime rib, lobster, dessert, champagne, and music. Limited seating, reservations due by February 11. Call 727-323-2691 for reservations.Find out more ;

Annual Viking Festival

February 15

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Viking Festival Suncoast Scandinavian Club of Clearwater, FL will have a booth at the annual Viking Festival on February 15, 2020 at Williams Park, 4th Street North & 1st Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL. The event is sponsored by the Scandinavian Trade Association of Tampa. We welcome you to stop by the Club's booth while enjoying the Viking festivities, reenactments, and so much more. Tickets: Adults $15; Children 5-12 $5; 4 & under FREE.Find out more ;

Women's Support and Coffee

February 15 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Family Counseling Center, 2525 Pasadena Ave S, Suite M

St. Petersburg, FL 33710 United States + Google Map

5 group series- 2/15, 2/22, 2/29, 3/7, 3/14 10:30-11:30 am Hosted by Family Counseling Center 2525 Pasadena Ave S, Unit M South Pasadena, FL 33707 Topic areas include: life transitions and changes, the experience of women, balancing stress and self-care Group is $25 per session, or $100 for package of all sessions. To RSVP, please call 727-254-9183 or email by February 10.Find out more ;

Jungle Prada Tour

February 15 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

11:30 and 2:30 Wednesday through Sunday

Jungle Prada de Narvaez Park, 1700 Park St. N.

St. Petersburg, FL 33710 United States + Google Map

Discover a 900-year-old Tocobaga Indian mound in the heart of the city! This private, family-owned property features the best-preserved American Indian site in Tampa Bay. Our guided tour of the large midden mound, village plaza, and surrounding seaside garden tells the story of the Tocobaga people who lived here more than 500 years ago, and offers a window into the history of the bay area. The Jungle Prada Site is also the landing place of the 1528 Narvaez expedition. You'll...Find out more ;

Casino Night S.A.L American Legion 125

February 15 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

American Legion Post 125, 6440 5th Ave S

Saint Petersburg, 33707 United States + Google Map

Casino Night to Benefit Vet Relief and First Response Officers of Pinellas County Tickets $25 per person or $40 a couple at the door, includes $1500 per person play money and cold buffet! Open to the general public. Gaming from 4pm-8pm, Auction begins immediately following close of tables.Find out more ;

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analysis of article text

prohibitionist hits:0 government drug warrior (prohibition_agency) hits:0 propaganda (drugwar_propaganda) hits:6 legalization hits:0 drug_reformer hits:0 reform_referenda hits:0 cannabis hits:0 stimulant hits:0 narcotic hits:0 hallucinogen hits:0
    prohibitionist     prohibition_agency     drugwar_propaganda     legalization     drug_reformer
    reform_referenda     cannabis     stimulant     narcotic     hallucinogen

incarceration/prison mentioned? NO - the issue of prison or incarceration was NOT mentioned in this article .

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explicit prohibition propaganda (explicit_propaganda) hits:0 hated group (propaganda_theme1) hits:0 madness, violence, illness (propaganda_theme2) hits:0 survival of society (propaganda_theme3) hits:4 gateway, use is abuse (propaganda_theme4) hits:0 children (propaganda_theme5) hits:1 demonize, war, epidemic (propaganda_theme6) hits:0 total prohibition (propaganda_theme7) hits:1 dissent opposed (propaganda_theme8) hits:0
EXP - explicit prohibition propaganda (explicit_propaganda) GRP - hated group (propaganda_theme1) MAD - madness, violence, illness (propaganda_theme2)
SOC - survival of society (propaganda_theme3) USE - gateway, use is abuse (propaganda_theme4) KID - children (propaganda_theme5)
WAR - demonize, war, epidemic (propaganda_theme6) TOT - total prohibition (propaganda_theme7) DIS - dissent opposed (propaganda_theme8)

 drug of abuse implied / mentioned

drug related 55%
[news] [concept]

drugwar_propaganda : a drug war propaganda event, campaign release, slogan, or themepropaganda

drugwar propaganda 60%
[news] [concept]

propaganda theme3 propaganda theme5 propaganda theme7 Why Are Americans So Easy to Manipulate? (Bruce E Levine, 2012)
Classic Modern Drug Propaganda
Themes in Chemical Prohibition
Drug War Propaganda (kindle edition)
propaganda_theme3 : drug war propaganda theme: survival of societysurvival of society

propaganda theme3 60%
[news] [concept]

"American" "communities"4Survival of Society (propaganda theme 3)
The "Nation" as a Device To Create a Psychological Crowd
propaganda_theme5 : drug war propaganda theme: children corrupted by drugschildren

propaganda theme5 60%
[news] [concept]

"Children"1Children Corrupted (propaganda theme 5)
Think of the children
propaganda_theme7 : drug war propaganda theme: total prohibiton or accesstotal prohibition

propaganda theme7 55%
[news] [concept]

"Drug Free"1Total Prohibition or Access (propaganda theme 7)
 drugs 90%
[news] [concept]
various drugs  
 prohibition 55%
[news] [concept]
"Drug Free"
An Address By Senator Pierre Claude Nolin
ACLU Brief: Against Drug Prohibition
The Secret Of World-wide Drug Prohibition (PDF)
History of Alcohol Prohibition
Milton Friedman: Prohibition and Drugs
 psychoactive chemical

chemicals 50%
[news] [concept]

 depressant intoxicant 50%
[news] [concept]
 alcohol 50%
[news] [concept]
"Alcohol"1Stanton Peele Addiction Web Site
Pot Threatens Booze Profits
 various drugs 90%
[news] [concept]
 youth 60%
[news] [concept]
propaganda theme5
 meeting 60%
[news] [concept]
"begins at"1TAKE ACTION - Here's how!
Delphi Technique - Fake Consensus (2016)

st:0.01 fo:0 s:0 d:1.05 c:0 db:0.11 a:0.29 m:0.03 t:1.65 (f)

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    meeting concept - scheduled meeting, talk, or conference
    youth concept
    various_drugs concept - general terms for drugs
    alcohol concept - ethyl alcohol for intoxication
    depressant_intoxicant concept
    chemicals concept - Psychoactive Chemicals are chemicals which have mind- or emotion-altering properties.
    prohibition concept - drug prohibition terms
    drugs concept
    propaganda_theme7 concept - drug war propaganda theme: total prohibiton or access
    propaganda_theme5 concept - drug war propaganda theme: children corrupted by drugs
    propaganda_theme3 concept - drug war propaganda theme: survival of society
    drugwar_propaganda concept - a drug war propaganda event, campaign release, slogan, or theme
    drug_related concept - related to illegal drugs and prohibition