Tag Archives: End Drug War

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I have been weighing up the stuff, I rant about & thought I’d re-clarify a few things: 1) I do not promote drug use.. but I do not support prohibition as the only control mechanism, in fact its a total … Continue reading

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Fav. lyrics

Most of the lyrics, I hear about ‘illegal drugs’ tend to be in the reggae or hard rock categories, inc; *Bob Marley singing “scuse while I light my spliff” OR “Got to have Kaya now” **Cold Chisel singing ‘Cheap wine’; … Continue reading

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Alternatives – tobacco

It seems that more countries, are moving to get rid of tobacco.. BUT not by prohibition, as with ‘other drugs’. I saw a brief news item on Int’l news; Australia was the first to introduce ‘plain packaging’, Aotearoa/NZ & others … Continue reading

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Federal v state

I heard on a USA radio program that the new USA vice-Pres. is making serious noises, like; Federal drug laws outrank state laws & Federal should be enforced ? They mentioned the 28 states that currently allow doctors to prescribe … Continue reading

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no magic bullet

I read that the claims, that cannabis can cure everything from headaches to cancer.. are being rebutted, by many ‘experts’.. fair enough The main issue being that prohibition, all but, put a stop to its genuine use.. much of the … Continue reading

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so.. what is ‘marihuana’ ?

I have often wondered what was actually being ‘taxed’ in the ‘Marihuana tax act 1937′ that later morphed/became the focus of the global WAR on DRUGS ? It became synonymous with a ban on the ‘cannabis’ plant. BUT.. what is … Continue reading

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Extreme conviction

I just saw a brief news item.. a kiwi lady has been sentenced, to two & half years in Bali’s infamous ‘Hotel K’ (Kerobokan prison), where many foreigners have spent time. She was arrested with less than half a gram … Continue reading

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