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Masters of deception

I still remember first receiving the ‘#1 best selling Hemp book of all time !’ (ordered from a bookstore in Sydney).. Mr Herer’s book; reading his tale of ‘the Masters of Deception’ (my title); Anslinger, Mellon, Hearst, DuPont etc. Much … Continue reading

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CBD restrictions ‘eased’

I read that the NZ Minister (resp. Drug Policy) has announced that restrictions on CBD medicines are to be eased, to allow GP doctors to prescribe these drugs, to their patients.. no longer requiring higher approval. The main issues being: … Continue reading

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I’ll believe it IF I see it

I read a media release that says the Assoc. Minister of health (resp. drug policy in NZ) is looking at changing the legal status of drugs, currently illegal, under class C of the law. (inc. cannabis) The report says his … Continue reading

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USA change of direction ?

I heard a radio news item this morning.. the new USA President, is reportedly singing the praises of the Philippines, ramped up DRUG WAR ? They said that he has invited the Philippines president to the white house to discuss … Continue reading

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Cannabis Op ?

I saw a news item on TV current affairs.. a man was confronted by 6 ‘armed offenders squad’ (AOS) Police officers.. in his house, now he (maori male) faces up to 14 years jail, for returning fire ! The item … Continue reading

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what was ‘unintended’ ?

I hear that at the height, of the 1950-60s, when the ‘war on cannabis/drugs’ was really raging, there was discussion about ‘Unintended Consequences’ that seem to result from this hysterical/draconian endevour to wipe out the cannabis/MARIHUANA/marijuana plant. These included: 1) … Continue reading

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why so annoyed ?

A few people have asked me, why I get so worked up about the ‘WAR on drugs’ & specifically; cannabis ? so, here it is: 1) I was arrested in my youth, but it did nothing to stop me, it … Continue reading

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