Tag Archives: Hemp

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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Misuse Misinfo.

I downloaded the ‘Misuse of drugs act 1975’ (still current law) some years ago.. & having looked through it on a few occasions, a few things strike me, that are effectively MISINFORMATION : 1) this legal act, is Aotearoa/NZ’s responses … Continue reading

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Hemp Food OK

I read a recent press release that due to a trans-tasman trade agreement.. hemp seed based produce could be about to be given the Green-light in Australia & Aotearoa/NZ. Police have ‘warned’ that after ingesting these food items, ‘drug tests’ … Continue reading

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Hemp Car

I read that in 1941 Henry Ford built a car (body) made from a biodegradable plastic, derived from Hemp. I now read a man in Miami USA has followed this idea & done likewise: ‘Bruce Dietzen, a retired Dell computer … Continue reading

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COP-out

I’ve been listening to the recent dialogue around COP-21, the climate change talks in Paris. There seems to be consensus, that something needs to be done urgently to reduce carbon emissions.. mostly from burning fossil fuels. BUT I keep hearing … Continue reading

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Public discussion

I attended a local street market today.. I sat on a stall, setup by the NZ Cannabis museum (located in Dunedin). Whilst we didn’t make loads of cash.. we covered our costs & more importantly got to have a wide-ranging … Continue reading

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Power behind Prohibition

In addition to the list of those, who obviously promote prohibition.. there are numerous hints & allegations of the real ‘power’ behind the prohibitionists : 1) ‘Big Pharma’ – pharmaceutical industries that have almost total control of the manufacture & … Continue reading

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