Tag Archives: marijuana

Synthetic excuses

I just watched a news item about the use of ‘Synthetics’ in rural Aotearoa/NZ. Increasingly this stuff is replacing ‘natural cannabis’. They spoke to a few young guys about their use, these are some issued raised: 1) It is often … Continue reading

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an alternative political view ?

Aotearoa/NZ moved from FPP (First past the post) to MMP (Mixed member proportional) in 1993 (?), similar to Germany & a few others countries. BUT; there is a major problem with our version (IMHO) the 5% thresh-hold, which is required … Continue reading

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Cannabis reform.. not the priority ?

After looking at the prelim. figures from the general election, it seems that cannabis reform is something that many have called for (recent polls) BUT have not seen as the priority, when voting; 1) only about 6,000 people gave their … Continue reading

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Greens reaffirm cannabis policy

I see on the last day of campaigning for the Aotearoa/NZ general election, that the health spokesperson for the Green party, has put up a billboard; ‘YES WE CANNABIS’.. reaffirming their policy to reform the outdated, draconian cannabis laws. A … Continue reading

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Election debate – Maori TV

I have been watching many of the TV debates, in the run up to this weekends’ General Election. The mainstream channels have been limiting their participants, to political parties currently in parliament or that have previously had MPs. Last evening … Continue reading

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Another call for reform

With less than a week to the General election (23/9/17), a new political party have renewed their calls for cannabis law reform; The Opportunities Party (TOP). Many see this party as filing the ‘Blue-Green’ gap.. having environmental policies & Cannabis … Continue reading

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Super strong Synthetic

I just watched a brief TV news item, about the latest Synthetic drug, that has been identified in Aotearoa/NZ; ‘AMB-Fubinaca’. It was reportedly created by a ‘Big Pharma’ drug company & is 100x stronger than THC (from natural herb) but … Continue reading

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