Tag Archives: war on drugs

NZ PM refused to sign

I read that 129 countries (out of 140) have agreed to sign up to an agreement (at UN), with USA to ‘take further action in the WAR on DRUGS’.. but our PM is not one of them. It seems that … Continue reading

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What to do about plastic ?

There has been a lot of media attention recently.. about all the ‘mountains’ of discarded plastic, here in Aotearoa/NZ & around the world. Regardless of all the attempts to recycle the majority, it seems much of it is either, ending … Continue reading

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other news from frontlines

I read these misc. news items.. from the frontlines of the global Drug War: 1) a major investor in one of the largest social media websites, has now invested in a Canadian medicinal cannabis company. The company is now set … Continue reading

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Politics of Meth.

I hear today, that the new Housing Minister of Aotearoa/NZ has offered an ‘official apology’ to about 800 tenants, for being ‘unlawfully evicted’ due to Meth/P testing in state houses, under the policy of the previous ‘Right-wing’ Govt. ! Over … Continue reading

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South Africa says YES

I read that the HIGH Court of South Africa, has given the Green light to cannabis reform. This from a press release: ‘South Africa’s highest court has legalised the use of cannabis by adults in private places.’ ‘Pro-marijuana activists cheered … Continue reading

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DRUG-related Deaths

I saw a news report of DRUG-related deaths, at an Australian music concert, has caused an ‘Official outcry !’ The concert in Western Sydney, has reportedly seen TWO deaths & several in hospital.. ‘fighting for their lives’, about 70 arrests … Continue reading

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other opinions

I recently travelled ‘up north’ to visit my whanau/family.. whilst I was there, I had a heated conversation with one of my family; “We don’t care about Marijuana & we don’t want to keep hearing about it” (paraphrased).. whilst she … Continue reading

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