Search Results: breaking the taboo (10)
|Morgan Freeman is narrator for “Breaking the Taboo,” a brand new documentary which examines the failed global War On Drugs|
|California Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom: “These laws just don’t make sense anymore”|
|Drug Policy Alliance
|The groundbreaking meeting — the first time sitting presidents are seriously debating alternatives to drug prohibition — was initiated by and will be hosted by Guatemalan President Otto Pérez Molina.|
|Cleveland Plain Dealer|
|Vice President Joe Biden: “There is no possibility that the Obama-Biden administration will change its policy on legalization”|
Vice President Joe Biden, on a two-day visit to Mexico and Central America, said that while the drug legalization debate is “worth discussing,” there is “no possibility” that the Obama Administration will change its policy.
|Photo: Cannabis Culture|
|President Nixon sniffs a wrapped brick of marijuana at the outset of his War On Drugs in 1970|
June 17 will mark 40 years since President Richard Nixon, citing drug abuse as “Public Enemy No. 1,” officially declared a “War On Drugs.” A trillion dollars and millions of ruined lives later, a political consensus is emerging that the War On Drugs is a counterproductive failure.
Latin America Leads The Way; UN Remains Closed To Change
|Black Tie Magazine|
|Dean Petkanas, CEO, KannaLife: “Our exclusivity is narrowly focused”|
The exclusive rights to apply the cannabinoids found in marijuana as therapeutic agents awarded by the U.S. federal government to the firm KannaLife only apply to one specific medical condition, KannaLife’s CEO told Toke of the Town Monday night.