Tag Archives: marihuana

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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hemp alternatives

There has been a lot of chatter about the new Govt. putting the brakes on fossil fuel drilling. I saw & posted a song about ‘Hemp biofuel’ etc. Here are a few other uses/ideas: 1) Hempcrete; if you extract the … Continue reading

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Quotes from both sides

I was watching a few docos. recently & copied these quotes from both sides of the ‘Drug war Divide’ : “Make the most of Hempseed.. sow it everywhere” G Washington (PotUS) 1794 “We will NOT permit American farmers to grow … Continue reading

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Absurb BUT not funny !

I have been looking at historical literature & film footage etc. relating to the ‘current reasons’ for Cannabis/marijuana prohibition. There are several main characters, that ‘Led The CHARGE’, but the one person who really ‘set-it-in-stone’ (Globally) for about 50 years; … Continue reading

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Anti Drug propaganda OR Hysteria ?

I have collected several pictures of old movie posters etc. from the ‘Reefer madness’ days.. but also have been watching some recent TV ads (mostly from ‘Drug Free America’). Here is a sample of some of the rhetoric, that was … Continue reading

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Drug war lies continue ?

I have read ‘The Emperor wears no clothes’ by Mr Herer RIP. In it ‘Hemp-Jack’ puts forward a ‘conspiracy theory’ that a group of like-minded (financially/employment motivated) folks conspired to get rid of HEMP; because it was a natural alternative/competitor. … Continue reading

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Hystorical

I have been looking at historical references to Cannabis. the main problems being: 1) the word ‘Marijuana’ has put up, so many road blocks 2) the name Cannabis was reportedly only widely used in more recent times. Prior to prohibition, … Continue reading

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