Tag Archives: Lies

changing face of Drug use

The news media in Aotearoa/NZ has recently been full of stories of the changing face of Drug use; Cannabis drought & increase in Meth/P & synthetics. A recent press release highlights these issues: ‘Methamphetamine use is back on the rise … Continue reading

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Prison muster NZ

I watched a TV debate this morning, between the current ‘Corrections minister’ & the opposition spokesperson.. the interviewer/host asked the minister “is the current prison population/muster as it should be ?” (paraphrased), to which she replied definitively “YES !” They … Continue reading

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State of the nation

I just thought I’d do a quick ‘State of the Nation’ update: 1) Hemp is legal under very strict licensed regulation, cultivated in ‘secret locations’ under the close eye of the constabulary; with concerns it will be sold as ‘marijuana’ … Continue reading

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another one bites the dust

I see in the news, that the Leader of a ‘minor party’ (in coalition with current NZ Govt.) has quit & will not be standing at the general election on 23/9/17. Interestingly, he is the current Associate Minister of Health … Continue reading

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Govt. to continue WAR

I see in the news, that regardless of changes occurring in other OECD countries, the incumbent Govt. in Aotearoa/NZ is staunchly maintaining the WAR on Drugs; spec. Meth/P. A report that was due to be released (shelved ?), reportedly showed … Continue reading

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angry opinion

I was commenting on another blog about, 8-9 recent deaths in Aotearoa/NZ, attributed to ‘Synthetic Cannabis’ which if truth be known, contain no THC/CBDs.. but some people seem to choose over the natural herb. I wrote that it was squarely … Continue reading

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Ignoring the realities

Whilst many OECD countries have recently started to address the issues around the Failed Drug war (esp. cannabis); here in Aotearoa/NZ these issues are being mostly ignored by ‘power brokers’.. this is very clear in issues around ‘synthetics’: 1) in … Continue reading

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