Tag Archives: Political agenda

Alternatives – tobacco

It seems that more countries, are moving to get rid of tobacco.. BUT not by prohibition, as with ‘other drugs’. I saw a brief news item on Int’l news; Australia was the first to introduce ‘plain packaging’, Aotearoa/NZ & others … Continue reading

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no magic bullet

I read that the claims, that cannabis can cure everything from headaches to cancer.. are being rebutted, by many ‘experts’.. fair enough The main issue being that prohibition, all but, put a stop to its genuine use.. much of the … Continue reading

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Colorado conversations

I heard a discussion on the radio, covering issues around ‘Legal, regulated cannabis’ in Colorado & other USA states: 1) there are apparently more cannabis shops in Denver than a certain ‘global fast-food takeaway’ chain 2) it was mentioned that … Continue reading

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return our rights

I remember hearing that the main issues about human rights are : Life, Liberty & the Pursuit of Happiness ! To me it seems the War on drugs is making every effort, to remove these rights !! 1) Life; in … Continue reading

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Israel also charging on

I read that Govt. ministers in Israel are moving forward with Medicinal cannabis research & commercialisation of extracts & other products. A newspaper article makes these points: ‘Ministers on Sunday endorsed a draft bill to legalize export of cannabis for … Continue reading

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sign of the time

I saw on the TV news, that someone climbed up a world famous sign & changed two letters; to commemorate the vote in California, that will see cannabis legal for recreational use (8 states now).. the sign that once read … Continue reading

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Second Med-Cannabis product in NZ

I see on the TV media, that a second medicinal cannabis product has been now approved in Aotearoa/NZ (Sativex; was the only one prior). The new product is called ‘Tilray’. I hear it comes in a tablet form & will … Continue reading

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