Tag: Activist


Audiotape of teleconference briefing with researchers, legal counsel and lawsuit plaintiff now available By Americans For Safe Access  |  Published in SafeAccessNow.org For the first time in nearly 20 years, a United States Court of Appeals is set to hear oral arguments in a lawsuit challenging the federal government's classification of marijuana ... Read More
October 15, 2012Sam Sabzehzar


A new peace movement to end the US-sponsored drug war begins with buses rolling and feet marching from the Tijuana–San Diego border on August 12 through twenty-five US cities to Washington, DC, in September. By Tom Hayden  |  Published in The Nation Named the Caravan for Peace, the trek is intended to put ... Read More
August 9, 2012Sam Sabzehzar


This summer, victims of the Drug War in Mexico will travel across the United States. Their goal is to promote peace with justice and dignity on both sides of the border. Please Join Them! By Javier Sicilia |  July 24, 2012 Dear Neighbor, The Movement for Peace with Justice and Dignity, MPJD sends greetings to ... Read More
July 24, 2012Sam Sabzehzar


https://youtu.be/RqiS6D09jAI Libertarian Presidential candidate Gary Johnson speaks about how the Libertarian principles are popular and how he would change our drug laws.
July 19, 2012Sam Sabzehzar


By Tom Edwards  |  Published in The Sun The study – which looks at countries that have already softened drug laws - comes in the same week Justice Secretary Ken Clarke warned Britain is “plainly losing” the war on narcotic use. In it, places like Portugal and the Netherlands – who already have ... Read More
July 15, 2012Sam Sabzehzar


https://youtu.be/vHQoq8AFu5w By Sam Sabzehzar  |  July 10, 2012 Dr. David Bearman, a prominent physician in Santa Barbara, California, and well-respected medical cannabis expert, hosted a fundraiser over the weekend for the Gary Johnson/Jim Gray ticket the Libertarian Party has put forth as their presidential nominees. Attendees include MAPP Executive Director Lanny Swerdlow, Association of Patient ... Read More
July 10, 2012Sam Sabzehzar


Mieko Hester Perez receives 2012 Evelyn DuPont Community Service Award for her ongoing support for special needs families through her foundation, The Unconventional Foundation for Autism By Sam Sabzehzar  |  July 3, 2012 https://youtu.be/MaVXUg8EmbA Special thank you to the California Aquatic Therapy & Wellness Center, Buono's Pizzeria, Long Beach Grand Cru, District Wine, ... Read More
July 3, 2012Sam Sabzehzar


Major new book by the author of Acid Dreams will debut at the Seattle Hempfest in mid-August June 27, 2012  |  Published in SmokeSignalsTheBook.com Smoke Signals, a groundbreaking work by Martin A. Lee, is a panoramic, character-driven, social history that explains why marijuana affects so many aspects of American life. Although cannabis possession is ... Read More
June 27, 2012Sam Sabzehzar


Relax, rest, forget, and protect:  The Endocannabinoid System's intricacies were one of the many topics of discussion by some of the world's top cannabinoid experts.   By Sarah Russo  |  May 12, 2012 The 7th National Clinical Conference on Cannabis Therapeutics was put on by Patients Out of Time and held on ... Read More
May 24, 2012Sam Sabzehzar