Tag Archives: End Drug War NZ

NZ Reeferendum maybe next year ?

I read that the ‘reeferendum’ on cannabis reform (rec-use) that was promised, to be held; on or before the next NZ General election (2020) maybe moved to next year. Here are some points from the press release: ‘New Zealanders may … Continue reading

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frontlines news

I watched some news items this evening, from the frontlines; about recent cannabis reforms: 1) The first medicinal cannabis dispensary has opened in South Africa. They are currently only using & supplying oils & tinctures. They said that whilst the … Continue reading

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prison muster spike

I keep hearing that the NZ prison population is at an all time HIGH.. that this new Govt. have declared they intend to cut the muster.. BUT today I see a graph of stats. 1) in 2000 (start) there were … Continue reading

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Brain relief ?

I read a research study, is finding that cannabis is improving the brain function in mice.. could be a way to help Alzheimers etc. in humans ? ‘Elderly people should smoke POT to prevent memory loss, study claims: Cannabis revived … Continue reading

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zero tolerance

I have looked into the issues around the Drug war & possible reform.. the one thing I find the biggest hurdle: ZERO-tolerance; 1) during alcohol prohibition in USA (1920s-33) they rarely ever arrested folks for consuming the drug. They only … Continue reading

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here today, gone yesterday

I read that the ‘relocated’ Whakamana cannabis museum/Hightide cafe.. has had property problems & was closed just weeks after opening.. I understand that the ‘landlord’ was in the process of purchasing the shopfront/adjoining rooms, when he gave the curator & … Continue reading

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some of them call it gunja

I remember the song ‘Some call it ‘marijuana’ & some of them call it Gunja.. ah ha’.. well some of them, call it: 1) Kif 2) bhang 3) weed 4) herb 5) mauie-wowie 6) panama red 7) lebanese blond & … Continue reading

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