Monthly Archives: July 2012

Bootlegging.. public enemy #1

Yes there was a time, when USA’s ‘public enemy number 1’ was in fact ALCOHOL.. (1919-1933) this period was known as the ‘roaring twenties’ & gangsters like Al Capone still live in infamy as a result. There were many movies made about … Continue reading

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Religious aspects

It seems that various religious groups have opposite opinions on ‘drugs’ : The Christian church in modern times, still use Wine (alcohol) as part of their sacrament (The body(bread) & Blood of Christ) In John’s  gospel, Jesus turned water into … Continue reading

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U.N. Convention that led to ‘WAR’

In an effort to understand the real reason for the current drug war, I researched some documents that are the basis for this global attack on the majority of mind altering substances, that have been outlawed. In 1961 the United Nations presented the … Continue reading

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Political comment

I listened with interest, to the NZ parliament broadcast recently.. the minister for police was spouting on about a large Cannabis BUST. She stated that there was over 2000 people arrested, tens of 1000s of cannabis plants, many kilograms of dried … Continue reading

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More Misinformation.. TV

I watched with interest, a TV program last evening about Cannabis use amongst youth in Aotearoa/NZ (specifically a group of, aspiring Maori musicians).. ‘Hiding behind the Green Screen’ Whilst they were right, that every effort should be taken to educate … Continue reading

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Factions : Divide & Conquer

In the Drug War there are two clear sides : The Prohibition side & ‘The Rest’.. The Prohibition side/industry are chiefly made up of : Customs, Police, Judiciary/courts & Corrections (Prisons) they say that they are just “doing their jobs”. … Continue reading

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Opposition in Popular Culture

Many fly ‘under the radar’ & remain part of the ‘silent majority’ BUT some in the popular culture made it clear they were not.. Prior to the current drug war.. Story books like : Alice in Wonderland has obvious drug … Continue reading

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