Sun - Beth Curtis re life sentences for pot charges 2/2
Sat - Beth Curtis re life sentences for pot charges
Fri - Jodie Emery decries Canada's forthcoming "legalization"
This week we come to you live from the Patients Out of Time Twelfth National Conference on Cannabis Therapeutics, and hear from Riley Cote, a retired professional hockey player who's a medical cannabis activist and co-founder of Athletes for Care.
This week: I attended the Portland area screening of Mary Janes: The Women of Weed, and interviewed the filmmaker, Windy Borman, also activist/entrepreneur Madeline Martinez, activist/entrepreneur Trista Okel, and activist/entrepreneur Leah Maurer.
This week on Century of Lies we continue our look at the state of marijuana legalization in the US; we hear from Vanita Gupta with the Leadership Council on Civil and Human Rights on the state of civil rights in America; and we pay tribute to the legendary activist Dennis Peron, who died in late January.
Sat - Jeff Mizansky spent 23 years behind bars for cannabis
Mon - Dylan Wilkes of Orange Phototonics
Fri - Dana Larsen testifies in Canada re legalization of cannabis
Sun - Maia Szalavitz, challenges drug war logic
Fri - Debby Goldsberry, author of "Starting and Running a Marijuana Business" 3/3
In memory of drug policy reformer and marijuana activist Mickey Martin we present an interview from 2013, plus June 26th is the Global Day of Action for Drug Policy Reform so we speak with Fergal Eccles of Students for Sensible Drug Policy Ireland about harm reduction and reform activism #SupportDontPunish #HelpNotHarm
This week on Century Of Lies, we hear from Wiqas Ahmad, a drug policy reform activist and youth advocate based in Pakistan. Plus, skeletons in Congressman Tom Marino's closet have popped the White House's trial balloon about Marino becoming the next Drug Czar, and a leaked White House memo reveals that the Czar's office may be for the chop.
Tue - Glenn Muse re harms of synthetic "marijuana"
Thu - Marc Emery, Canada's Prince of Pot reports on cannabis dispensary bust
This week: a conversation with the author, activist, radio host, and distinguished long-time drug policy reformer Kevin Zeese; plus, White House Communications Director Sean Spicer on likely new directions for this administration's marijuana policies.
Sat - Charles Henley, a diabetic visits Austin seeking legal cannabis meds
Fri - Phillip Blanton, the grandpa busted bringing cannabis meds to Texas Med Ctr is back in California
Wed - Phillip Blanton interviiew, busted for trying to bring MMJ from California granddaughters hospital bed
Tue - Philip Blanton busted bring meds, sings song to Grand daughter Makayla at Tex Med Cter
Mon - DC residents smoke 8,400 cannabis cigarettes during Twit's speech
Fri - Adam Eidenger & effort to smoke out the Trump inauguration
This week we talk with DC-based drug policy reform activist Adam Eidinger from DCMJ about plans to hand out 4,200 joints at #Trump420 Inauguration Day, plus we look at Attorney General nominee Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III.
Tue - Best of 2016: Dean Bortell re cannabis for epilepsy
Tue - Dana Larsen, a Canadian political activist and marijuana law reformer re bust of Marc & Jodie Emery
On Friday, December 16, police in Montreal, Canada raided two Cannabis Culture shops, which had recently opened as marijuana dispensaries, and arrested several staffers along with Marc and Jodie Emery, the self-styled Prince and Princess of Pot. To learn more about this story and about marijuana legalization in Canada, we speak with Kirk Tousaw, a barrister who's involved in the case, and with Dana Larsen, a Canadian political activist and marijuana law reformer.
Fri -Chris Bennett: roles of cannabis, other entheogens 5/5
Thu - Chris Bennett: roles of cannabis, other entheogens 4/5
Wed - Chris Bennett: roles of cannabis, other entheogens 3/5
Tue - Chris Bennett: spirituality, mysticism, roles of cannabis, other entheogens 2/2
Mon - Scholar, researcher, writer Chris Bennett: spirituality, mysticism, roles of cannabis, other entheogens
This week we hear more about King County, Seattle, Washington's plan to set up two supervised drug consumption facilities, plus we talk with hemp activist Courtney Moran, legalization activist Jodie Emery, and Project PC's Megan Holt.
Sun - Natalie Schuurman re Green Party drug war stance
This week we speak with Shaleen Title, a business owner and activist who's on the board of directors of the Minority Cannabis Business Association, and with Ngaio Bealum, who's a journalist, comedian, activist, and also a member of the board of directors for the Minority Cannabis Business Association.
Mon - George Martorano sentenced to life w/o parole, who served more than 32 behind bars for 3 marijuana "strikes 1/7
George Martorano, sentenced to life in prison w/o parole just got out after serving more than 32 years behind bars for cannabis + "When Cops Kill Blacks"
Wed - Vincent Lopez: The Cannons of Truth are Upon You
Sat - Dana Larsen, long time Canadian activist, entrepreneur and author 1/2
Wed - Todd McCormick Cannabis reformer extraordinaire
Jodi James, Florida activist and candidate speaks regarding 420 events, activism + Terry Nelson of LEAP and MJ Borden with Drug War Facts