Tag Archives: Cannabis Law Reform

call for change.. ignored by our Govt.

I just watched a TV interview (current affairs show) with a USA cannabis reform campaigner, from Washington state.. she was in Aotearoa/NZ this week, to attend/speak at a Drug Symposium, in the parliament. She outlined the issues around drug reforms … Continue reading

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miseducation ?

I read a media release on ‘cannabis harm prevention’ from a NZ university, masters graduate.. BUT having read through this, I think it’s about ‘miseducation’ (IMHO) rather than addressing; FACTS. She reportedly spent time interviewing Police in Aotearoa/NZ & overseas, … Continue reading

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Support from the Right

I read that the NZ ACT party (far-right) have also come out, in support of cannabis law reform. This now leaves just the National (centre-right) party, who lead the current Govt. as the only real block ! The report states: … Continue reading

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Summit plan

I read that a group of ‘movers & shakers’ are planning a cannabis law reform summit in July 2017. There is speculation that the previous PM of Aotearoa/NZ could be a guest speaker. I see a few other groups will … Continue reading

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Pot heroes

I have been thinking about the people (& groups), who deserve a medal for their ‘fight in the drug war’ : 1) Robert Nesta Marley RIP.. who often highlighted the issue, during his concerts. Follower of Ras TafarI 2) Jack … Continue reading

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political B-S

I keep hearing that cannabis law reform is ‘cross party’, meaning it is neither really aligned to; left or right. BUT looking at the current NZ parliament.. I notice that: 1) the right-wing party who lead the current Govt. inc. … Continue reading

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Candidate to stand

I read that the Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis party (ALCP) have announced they are standing a candidate in the Mt. Albert by-election in February. This was triggered by a current MP resigning from the position. The person standing has a profile … Continue reading

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