Tag: Activist

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Oct2010
LONG BEACH, CA -- The Long Beach Gay and Lesbian Community Center played host to the first Medical Marijuana Film Festival and Expo, with the help of  long time activist Richard Eastman.  There were pro and con points to make regarding Prop 19, and Dennis Peron even ... Read More
October 26, 2010Sam Sabzehzar

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Oct2010
Celebrities join former Governor Gary Johnson, former LAPD Deputy Chief Steve Downing, and Marijuana Policy Project's Sarah Lovering in downtown Los Angeles for a press conference to voice their united support for California's ballot initiative that would tax and regulate cannabis in the state, also known as ... Read More
October 25, 2010Sam Sabzehzar

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Oct2010
Election 2008: What a wonderful time to be a medical marijuana patient in Colorado! Voters had just elected Barack Obama as the President of the United States of America. "Hope" was in the air. Thousands of Colorado medical marijuana patients and ... Read More
October 16, 2010Daily Dose

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Oct2010
Nonprofit arts groups tend to spend much of their time scrounging for grants and praying for corporate largesse. But one art foundation taking shape on 120 acres in the high oak chaparral of Sonoma County has different kinds of worries these days: spider mites, bud rot and the occasional low-flying ... Read More
October 13, 2010Daily Dose

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Oct2010
Oaksterdam's Dale Sky Jones on CNN Discussing Prop 19
October 12, 2010Daily Dose

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Oct2010

The Cannabis Candidate

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There’s no marijuana-leaf sign in front of Herban Elements, no ubiquitous green cross, the most-common motif associated with California’s medical-marijuana dispensaries. Instead, one of Costa Mesa’s most-popular cannabis clubs is tucked inside a two-story stucco office building along Harbor Boulevard, just up the street from the police ... Read More
October 2, 2010Daily Dose

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Sep2010
For Joe Grubine, the the problems are obvious.  And so are the solutions.  The Human Solution was started as an idea and now has direct action campaigns that put forth real solutions to real problems. This concept garnered the attention of author Christopher Glenn Fichtner, M.D. who has written a new ... Read More
September 29, 2010Sam Sabzehzar

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Sep2010
For the second time in two years Jovan Jackson faced criminal charges against him.  The first time he was acquitted.  This time, however, he was found guilty. This is for the same 'crime'; the same charges, same prosecutor, and same evidence that was used against Jackson that rendered a 'not-guilty' verdict. ... Read More
September 29, 2010Sam Sabzehzar

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Sep2010
On Tuesday night, November 18th, I got home from work, sat in my big chair, kicked back, and for the first time in my life smoked marijuana legally. Within minutes the herb was soothing the chemical hell of the mania I was enduring. I couldn’t believe it. ... Read More
September 27, 2010Daily Dose