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420 Day 2014 at Hyde Park, London.

April 26, 2014 10:00 am0 comments
420 Day 2014 at Hyde Park, London.

Sunday 20th of April. 420 Day Protests The day ended as it had begun, cold and wet. I had arrived at my local train station to find that I was nearly a whole hour early for the train I intended to catch. As I sat on the platform and waited, […]

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Legalize the Green

January 12, 2014 7:19 pm1 comment
Legalize the Green

Since Nixon instigated the war on drugs in 1971, it has been a profound issue for governments across the world. There are many reasons against legalising certain drugs, the health risks, crime rate, and ethical concerns. However governments seem to overlook the potentially positive reasons for legalising drugs, in particular […]

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UK Drugs Policy: An Interview With Professor David Nutt.

December 18, 2013 12:15 pm0 comments
UK Drugs Policy: An Interview With Professor David Nutt.

For over fifty years now the UK has been losing a war that should have never been declared in the first place. A war in which countless lives have been turned upside down and thousands of people across the world have had to suffer. A war that not only could […]

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Know your drugs: The good, the bad and the ugly.

August 14, 2013 7:35 pm0 comments
Know your drugs: The good, the bad and the ugly.

So, drugs, we all have our favourites. Whether its chilling for an hour or so with a spliff or an 8 hour trek into the land of the cactus king I think it’s safe to say there are some awesome times to be had under the influence. However, as most […]

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Cannabis Found Growing In Newport Council’s Flower Displays.

August 5, 2013 6:35 pm0 comments
Cannabis Found Growing In Newport Council’s Flower Displays.

So, Newport Council were left scratching their heads when over twenty plants of your finest Welsh chronic were found in various street flower displays in the area.  Local shop owners Dean Beddis and Steve Reynolds said they saw the suspicious plants while walking home from the pub. By the time […]

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420 Day 2013 at Hyde Park, London

April 21, 2013 2:17 pm0 comments
420 Day 2013 at Hyde Park, London

420 day has been occurring in Hyde Park for several years now in protest to Cannabis Prohibition. This is an account of what happened when I ventured into the famous event on the 20th of April 2013 I woke up late, not just a little late, but overslept big time. I […]

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The Drug Problem: Social Stigma, Misinformation and Handing Over Control To Criminals – Pt. 2

April 6, 2013 4:02 pm0 comments
The Drug Problem: Social Stigma, Misinformation and Handing Over Control To Criminals – Pt. 2

From time to time, Government’s and politicians make mistakes. This is a perfectly natural occurrence and is easily dealt with in most cases with a swift apology and the problem rectified. So why is the drug problem different? How can these swine’s still not see the mistake they’ve made after all […]

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The Drug Problem: Social Stigma, Misinformation and Handing Over Control To Criminals – Part 1

March 27, 2013 12:05 pm0 comments
The Drug Problem: Social Stigma, Misinformation and Handing Over Control To Criminals – Part 1

“Penalties against possession of a drug should not be more damaging to an individual than the use of the drug itself; and where they are, they should be changed. Nowhere is this more clear than in the laws against possession of marijuana in private for personal use… Therefore, I support […]

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