Tag Archives: Public protest

Medicinal march 422

I read that about 200 protesters assembled in Aotea Square in Akld. NZ, yesterday (422) to publically call for better access to cannabis.. for medicinal/therapeutic uses. The report included these remarks: ‘Medicinal cannabis protesters march along Auckland’s Queen St on … Continue reading

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Med-use protest

I hear that NORML(NZ) is organising a Medicinal cannabis protest meeting & march on Saturday 22/4/17 in Auckland. They are calling for Aotearoa/NZ to ‘get with the program’ & stop the misinformation about the potential uses of the drug. They … Continue reading

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Mardi Grass NSW

I see on the ‘net, that Mardi GRASS (Nimbin NSW Aust.) 2016 is on over this weekend ! It is an annual protest festival.. to highlight the positive stuff about cannabis, as opposed to Prohibition. I wish all the attendees … Continue reading

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Protests.. addendum

My last post sounded a bit annoyed (& I was) BUT I was not attacking the ‘hard core’ who did make the effort to front up on the day; BUT considering recent polls say 70% supposedly support Medicinal Cannabis in … Continue reading

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Apathy rules in NZ

I attended one of the ‘nationwide protests’ today.. to highlight the issue of Medicinal cannabis; or the lack thereof in Aotearoa/NZ. I read that there were protests organised in Auckland (biggest city), Wellington (capital), Nelson (a ‘hippy centre’) & Dunedin … Continue reading

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Open the umbrella

An umbrella is used to shelter from the rain (or sun) but it can also be a way to pull people together in unity. There are several pro-law reform cannabis groups in Aotearoa/NZ. I have had talks with members from … Continue reading

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Happy Js

I attended the local J’day (Otago Norml)celebration/protest today.. from ‘high noon’ to ‘4:20’ it was a little quiet.. BUT I did not see any raging ‘blood lust’, ‘reefer madness’ or swarms of out-of-control youth moving onto ‘HARD drugs’. All I … Continue reading

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