Tag Archives: Politics

Med-use Doco Pt1

I just watched part 1, of a NZ Med-cannabis doco. titled ‘In Pot Pursuit’. They raised the following issues, around the drugs use in Aotearoa/NZ: 1) there is still a large split in the medical profession, those who support its … Continue reading

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from global frontlines

I have been reading quite a few stories on cannabis issues.. from the global frontlines of the Drug War: 1) Hemp is being seen a ‘saviour crop’ in parts of Africa.. a whole raft of issues from food security to … Continue reading

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Reeferendum conversations

I read that the NZ lobby group ‘Start the Conversation’ (on Cannabis reform) are proposing a few questions be put forward, as examples: 1) Should cannabis use and possession be decriminalised ? Y/N 2) Should we have a regulated market … Continue reading

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reform campaign Aotearoa

I see that a lobby group for cannabis reform have recruited ‘Xena the Warrior Princess’ (actor LL) as a media liaison person I don’t know full detail.. so I wont presume or add more.. BUT Yahoo sez I We need … Continue reading

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UK talks legalisation

I read that UK Institute of Economic Affairs, is calling for cannabis to be legalised. They are stating the current regime a failure & it is time for law reform; I read these issues, in a press release: ‘Legalising cannabis … Continue reading

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Cannabis Ambassadors

I read that a Cannabis law reform group in Aotearoa/NZ (under the banner ‘Start the conversation’) have recruited some high-profile ‘Ambassadors’ to help champion the cause, including a world-famous NZ Actress (L.L.). I read the following, from press release: ‘Dunedin … Continue reading

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Police chief says legalise it

I read that the Police Chief in Durham (UK) is calling for cannabis legalisation. These comments & quotes from a press release: ‘A chief constable has called for the ban on cannabis to be scrapped, arguing that it damages public … Continue reading

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