Tag Archives: Politics

who should we trust ?

I was listening to an interview on radio NZ last evening, with a doctor who is specialising, in medicinal cannabis. He made the following points (paraphrased): 1) currently only 1-2 imported products are available in Aotearoa/NZ: Sativex (GW Pharma UK) … Continue reading

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WoD Manila

I read on Intl news, that there are calls for enquiries into the WAR on DRUGS in the Philippines; fully militarised & brutal The current Prez. has not only allowed this, but actually led it ! Estimates are that tens … Continue reading

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dropped out

I was watching a TV- internet; current affairs (chat show) there were discussing homelessness, how education is the best solution, but many students are really struggling to pay their rent etc & are homeless too… one guy strayed onto ‘drugs’ … Continue reading

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Another USA state to legalise

I read that the USA state of Illinois, is to be the 11th state, to legalise recreational cannabis/MJ. This still goes contrary to their federal law, that has Cannabis (aka marijuana) as a schedule #1 narcotic (says the drug); most … Continue reading

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Pearlie S

I wrote a brief blurb about this song/poem by Shel Silversteen.. a while back, I got a recent read, SO; just thought I’d do a reboot: ‘The Legend of Pearlie Sweetcake’.. you prob’ly knew her well ‘….beware of being the … Continue reading

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kudos to pro-reformer folks

With the announcement of the upcoming Referendum (Aotearoa/NZ) on adults personal use of cannabis (aka: Reeferendum 2020).. I have been looking at the issues raised on both sides of the debate: All I can say, to the prohibitionists/anti-reform lots is: … Continue reading

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more prohibitionist nonsense

Following my posts about recent radio interviews, by ‘Mikey the shock jock’. I just found this: https://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/on-air/mike-hosking-breakfast/audio/ray-padilla-colorado-cannabis-expert-slams-legalisation/ He is interviewing a guy in Colorado, who apparently heads a group, ‘hell-bent’ on returning his state (Colorado) to the ‘good old days’ … Continue reading

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