Alternative Facts – Not only by stoners but by people in suits who are popping out some weird ideas all over the country in high places and behind very closed doors.
My husband works in law enforcement and things turned sour when I discovered the real truth about prohibition. I can’t live with a man who just follows orders and shows no respect for basic human rights.
The Cannabis Corrective Centre of Australia. New production trials pay off at Nimbin Prison Farm. The law is the crime, but now it’s fun to do time.
‘The Scientist’ reviews Professor Raphael Mechoulam’s role in discovering and elucidating the endocannabinoid system, and proposing clinical applications.
The hashish from which Mechoulam isolated THC and CBD in the early ‘60s had been obtained from the police in Jerusalem. Bringing it back to his lab on a bus, Mechoulam drew inquisitive looks and remarks from fellow passengers puzzled by “this very unusual smell.”
Hemp lime building materials are increasingly attracting global attention because hemp construction allows you to create infrastructure that stores carbon.
It offers a solution to the need for zero-carbon building, produces healthier homes and workplaces and has major potential in a number of different ways in mainstream and social housing, as well as in commercial construction.
Signed by a host of academics, journalists, activists and politicians, the ‘Declaration of Guadalajara’ highlights the need to refocus the debate on drugs policy away from criminalisation and prohibition in order to ‘promote public health and social protection, while fostering development in Latin America’.
Nimbin’s HEMP Embassy is hosting another of its popular Medical Cannabis Workshops in the Town Hall on June 20.
Welcome to Nimbin, a tiny village with a big heart that somehow has become a frontline in the war against the war on Cannabis, the drug against wars.
Nimbin’s annual MardiGrass Cannabis Law Reform Protestival is shaping up to be the most science and fact based cannabis event ever presented in Australia.
With a full line up of recognised Australian and visiting researchers as well as Federal and State Parliamentarians, sessions are sure to be well attended by many seeking accurate information rather than hollow announcements being made by Premiers’ seeking to champion the cause.
Jamaica decriminalised possession of small amounts of the drug. Several countries, including Mexico and Portugal, have already taken this step, and many others are considering it