Tag Archives: marihuana

what was ‘unintended’ ?

I hear that at the height, of the 1950-60s, when the ‘war on cannabis/drugs’ was really raging, there was discussion about ‘Unintended Consequences’ that seem to result from this hysterical/draconian endevour to wipe out the cannabis/MARIHUANA/marijuana plant. These included: 1) … Continue reading

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marijuana baggage

I was thinking about this word ‘marijuana’ & what it actually represents/means.. & came to the conclusion; ‘cannabis demonisation’ plain & simple. Some rather unscrupulous men.. found this obscure slang word (used by mexican workers/immigrants) & used it to totally … Continue reading

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Pot heroes

I have been thinking about the people (& groups), who deserve a medal for their ‘fight in the drug war’ : 1) Robert Nesta Marley RIP.. who often highlighted the issue, during his concerts. Follower of Ras TafarI 2) Jack … Continue reading

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Strange dayz

I used to think that most people who used illegal drugs (esp. Cannabis) were of like mind, in support of law reform.. BUT over time I have come to the conclusion, this is untrue; if truth be known some/perhaps many, … Continue reading

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effects of ‘marijuana’ ?

I’ve heard so much misinformation on the supposed effects of ‘marijuana’ (aka Cannabis).. I thought I’d list a few or more: In the bad old days (1940 onward): 1) causes mental illness 2) leads all users to hard drugs (the … Continue reading

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Misinformed on ‘Marijuana’

I often hear the use of this word ‘Marijuana’.. which seems to be adopted as an ‘official name’ for the Cannabis plant & the drugs from it. BUT the truth is: 1) ‘Marijuana’ (or ‘Marihuana’ USA spelling) is a Mexican … Continue reading

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Reefer MADNESS strikes.. again

I read a report from a British newspaper, that ‘Reefer Madness’ is apparently still ‘alive & well’. It states that a man stabbed his mother 18 times.. supposedly brought on by mental illness ‘triggered’ by cannabis use. The report says … Continue reading

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