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MDMA: A case for decriminalization

MDMA: significance of effects and future scientific investigation

MDMA has become one of the most popular, recreational drugs in the westernized world (Parrott et al, 2001). 3,293 more words

Mental Health

Decriminalization of Illicit Substances

Since 1971, when Nixon declared the war on drugs, we have spent over $1 trillion dollars fighting a war that has been overwhelmingly ineffective. The US has less than 5% of the world’s population, but the US holds almost a quarter of the world’s prisoners. 603 more words

Issue fines, not jail terms, for marijuana possession

A wave of sanity is sweeping South Florida and it concerns, of all things, marijuana.

Miami-Dade County commissioners, supported by police, got things rolling on June 30 by giving law-enforcement officials the option of issuing $100 citations for possessing small amounts of pot, instead of charging people with a crime. 595 more words

Politics

Entropy and Alchemy

There are times in life when it feels like practically everything that could possibly go wrong is going wrong. Some refer to this adage as… 1,025 more words

Thoughts

Latest Cannabis News (and a slap to Canada's Harper troglodytes)

Note to our Canadian Prime Minister Harper: Could you please remove your party’s collective head from your butts and learn some science? We are fed up with your lies and how you are controlling Health Canada with your ideological flawed arguments.

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Activism