Posts Categorized: Activism

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    Thanks to NORML members and supporters who pushed NORML’s proposed Super Bowl ad in an ongoing Intuit ad contest to the number one position. This morning, Intuit informed us that we have advanced to Round 2 of the contest. Entries who are deemed finalists from this round will be informed on October 29th. We can put marijuana… Read more »

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      Remember earlier this month when a group trying to cultivate opposition to Proposition AA, the Colorado measure that sought to establish tax rates on recreational marijuana sales – sparked up a “Free Joint” rally at Denver’s Civic Center Park during which supporters of a lower marijuana tax were given free joints? Well, Westworld is reporting that the same group,… Read more »

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     Petition by Marijuana Policy Project For years, the NFL has been punishing players for using marijuana… despite the fact that it is far less harmful than alcohol, a substance widely embraced by the league. Now that the U.S. Justice Department has announced that states are allowed to legalize marijuana for adults or for medical use, the… Read more »

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    Heads Up Philly! It’s time for your monthly rally to protest the 75 plus years of counterproductive federal marijuana laws. Stand up and be heard in front of the iconic symbol of American Liberty, at the ninth  PhillyNORML  Smoke Down Prohibition Rally – tomorrow – Saturday September 21st. Join the chronically funny comedy troop - The… Read more »

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    Clean your bong and grab your weed – because it’s time for the 2013 Seattle HIGH TIMES Cannabis Cup!! This weekend Seattle will enjoy another marijuana 1st… as the High Times Cannabis Cup fires up its first marijuana competition in Washington State since the passage of I-502. Featuring Slightly Stoopid and Redman at the Cali connection… Read more »

  6. Bob_Erb-Canadian-cannabis-Kingpin

    Who, but a compassionate (and financially secure) Stoner, would leave a $10,000 tip for a greasy burger and some fries? Not many… I’d be willing to guess. Fortunately for Clifford Luther, the owner of a burger joint named Old West Express, Bob Erb is just that type of empathetic pothead. On a recent road trip… Read more »

  7. Michagan-Compassion

    Believe it or not? Google is stepping up… and seemingly doing the right thing. Michigan cancer patients who are surfing the internet, searching for a lifeline of information and turn to Google. Searching such phrases as  ”chemotherapy helps nausea,” are currently being bombarded by a plethora of optimistic sounding option for treatment, including OTC prescription pills, varying types of skin creams and patches — as well… Read more »

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    “It is an insane, cruel and irrational policy. It is time to end that policy and bring sanity to our or drug laws…” – Sen. Daylin Leach   High on the “Not Shocking” list… the NAACP gets it! Welcoming the new reality, the NAACP has thrown its full support behind the efforts to legalize marijuana in… Read more »

  9. LEAP - drug free America foundation

      Recently on CNN’s Piers Morgan show, both sides of the medical marijuana debate fired up their best arguments… hoping to convince the uncommitted. In the pro legalization corner, we have Major Neil Franklin from LEAP (Law Enforcement Against Prohibition), who feels that only the full repeal of the federal government’s prohibition against marijuana will… Read more »

  10. TJ-Knew

    “I consider the foundation of the Constitution as laid on this ground: That “all powers not delegated to the United States, by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States or to the people.” – Thomas Jefferson While state after state continues to hop on the medical marijuana train,… Read more »

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