Tag Archives: Public opinion

from the frontlines

I just thought I’d mention a few issues, from recent news: 1) Town hall debate; ‘Lets start the conversation’. This is apparently, a long time coming & highlights that Aotearoa/NZ is increasingly lagging behind, most other OECD on drug law … Continue reading

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More Celebs supportive

Not just famous ‘tokers’ have come out, in support of Cannabis law reform : Richard (Cheech) Marin & Tommy Chong, Bob Marley etc. BUT; I recently read that USA Actress, Whoopi Goldberg has stated publicly that she has inhaled & … Continue reading

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Protest Georgia

I just watched a TV news item.. the Black sea (ex-Soviet) state of Georgia has extremely draconian drug laws. The Govt. (police ?) can demand urine samples, from anyone suspected of ‘drug use’ (mostly cannabis). The Govt. apparently do not … Continue reading

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More talk-back.. talk

I listened to local NZ talk-back last evening.. one caller rang up to discuss the news that convicted Australian ‘drug smuggler’, Schapelle Corby is eligible for parole in Bali & could be out of Kerobokan Jail next week. This led … Continue reading

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Innovation in Aotearoa

I see that an advocacy group has just opened ‘Whakamana’ (Legalise Cannabis house/Museum) in Dunedin (aka ‘Dunsterdam’) . They say the idea is to present information to educate the public on local Cannabis issues & also the Misinformation that has … Continue reading

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Good News story

I just read the latest edition of the ‘Star’ local newspaper.. front page story : “Marijuana museum planned”. It outlines the recent opening of the new HQ for Aotearoa/NZ cannabis law reform activists.. “BRAVO !” They are planning to present … Continue reading

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Netizens calling for End of Drug War

I just did a ‘google’ search on ‘End Drug War’ & found that like myself, there are literally millions of people (all levels of society & across many nations) calling for an end to the FAILED Drug war. But a … Continue reading

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