Monthly Archives: April 2016

Mardi Grass NSW

I see on the ‘net, that Mardi GRASS (Nimbin NSW Aust.) 2016 is on over this weekend ! It is an annual protest festival.. to highlight the positive stuff about cannabis, as opposed to Prohibition. I wish all the attendees … Continue reading

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Call for Referendum

Further to the article, I mentioned recently.. I now read that the president of a ‘Grey Power’ (Aged care) branch wants a referendum, on Medicinal Cannabis access in Aotearoa/NZ. This has been widely discussed, BUT for a group like this, … Continue reading

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NZ Minister on UNGASS

I just received a link to a post, of a speech by the NZ ‘Drug policy’ minister on UNGASS outcomes.. here are some of the ‘highlights’ (but, not the entire speech) : ‘…it is little surprise that more and more … Continue reading

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UNGASS outcome ?

During this so-called; ‘once-in-twenty-year event’ I looked & listened for some news about whether any substantive change would occur.. it’s now been 5 days since it finished & I’m still looking & listening… There were mixed signals in the lead-up: … Continue reading

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Surprising support

I read a press release that ‘Grey Power NZ’ president (Aged support groups) have spoken out in support of Medicinal use of cannabis ! The reports states: ‘Grey Power’s national president has spoken in support of a Northland chapter promoting … Continue reading

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‘Cannabis harm’ report: Exaggerated

I read a press release, stating that a Police report, into ‘Drug Harm’ from Cannabis was proved to be extremely over exaggerated: ‘Auckland man (name removed) has uncovered the truth behind a police cannabis report’ ‘Ministry of Health officials tried … Continue reading

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Ongoing War

Today Australians, Kiwis, Turks & others remember the ANZAC Gallipoli campaign in 1915 during WW1.. BUT I think it only fitting that many of us remember all those who have fallen or suffered in the ‘Ongoing WAR on Drugs’.. maybe … Continue reading

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