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New York Times calls for federal marijuana legalisation

The Grey Lady hit all the right notes when her editorial board called for the repeal of marijuana prohibition at the federal level on Sunday. In a simple yet compelling column, the editors remind us that we have been down this road before: 312 more words

Social Change

EIA: Why a legal trade in rhino horn won't work

In a bid to reduce rhino poaching, the South African government is considering tabling a proposal to legalise trade in rhino horn at the 17th Conference of Parties of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Fauna and Flora (CITES) in 2016. 1,580 more words

Legalisation and medical usage of drugs.

The legalisation of illicit substances has been a debate within the addictions field since these substances first became prohibited. As it can be seen when the illegality of any drug is traced back, many of the drugs that are illegal today were first prohibited due to social changes and social pressures. 539 more words

Puff, Puff, Pass.

The clock strikes 4:20 and the scent of cannabis floats through the air. Thousands have gathered in Hyde Park to protest in favour of legalisation of cannabis despite the weather. 841 more words


The World’s Most Eco-Friendly Car: It’s Made Entirely From HEMP

The World’s Most Eco-Friendly Car: It’s Made Entirely From HEMP

The worlds most Eco-friendly car, the Kestrel, was designed in Canada by Calgary-based Motive Industries INC. 507 more words

Family divided over need for cannabis

NZ Stuff
Last updated 05:00 06/07/2014

Jessika Guest plans to take her 6-year-old daughter Jade back to the US so she can administer her medicinal marijuana to combat her epilepsy. 821 more words

Health & Food Security

The World's Words, July 2024

New sex drug could change world, says reporter Jack Boyle

It’s been two years since the Welsh pharmaceutical magnate Hugh G. Hugh released Satisfactomol on to the public market through the “ 1,026 more words