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  • War On Drugs Picks Wrong Target in Marijuana

    War On Drugs Picks Wrong Target in Marijuana

     
    By Ed Stickney, Billings Gazette; The Obama-appointed "drug czar" Gil Kerlikowske, a former Seattle police chief said, "Marijuana is dangerous and has no medicinal benefit." His July 22 press confe

    By: Macky_J | Comments: 28 | Views: 11658 | Votes: 1 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Aug-10-2009 in News

  • Early Days of Mexican Smuggling! It wasn't drugs it was wax!

    Early Days of Mexican Smuggling! It wasn't drugs it was wax!

     
    Yes it was wax, the Mexicans had a huge smuggling operation from the Chihuahuan desert into the area in Texas known as Big Bend National Park, located in the most southwestern tip o' Texas. The area w

    By: J Davis | Comments: 14 | Views: 13069 | Votes: 1 | Shared: 1
    Leaked: Jul-31-2009 in Other

  • Don’t Believe The Hype! Potent Pot, So What?

    Don’t Believe The Hype! Potent Pot, So What?

     
    “This ain’t your grandfather’s or your father’s marijuana. This will hurt you. This will addict you. This will kill you.”– Mark R. Trouville, DEA Miami, speaking to the Associated Press (J

    By: simon-sins | Comments: 37 | Views: 9167 | Votes: 3 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: May-15-2009 in Other

  • Our Failing Marijuana Policies Need Reform

    Our Failing Marijuana Policies Need Reform

     
    by Allen St. Pierre Cannabis prohibition, in 2009, is an abject failure as a public policy fostered and created by the federal government in 1937. In a country where alcohol, tobacco and pharmac

    By: Teahupoo | Comments: 15 | Views: 8292 | Votes: 5 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Apr-22-2009 in Your Say, Citizen Journalism

  • Think Mexican Drug Cartels Are Mexico’s Problem, Think Again

    Think Mexican Drug Cartels Are Mexico’s Problem, Think Again

     
    by Teahupoo - Cannabis Education Activist As I fight against ignorance of the issues surrounding the prohibition of Cannabis Sativa, from which both hemp and marijuana are derived it never ceases t

    By: Teahupoo | Comments: 50 | Views: 19481 | Votes: 4 | Shared: 1
    Leaked: Apr-22-2009 in Iraq, Afghanistan, Your Say

  • An End To The War On Weed?

    An End To The War On Weed?

     
    Once derided and dismissed by lawmakers, law enforcers and the law-abiding alike, marijuana reform is sweeping the nation As a medley of border violence, recessionary pressure, international critic

    By: Teahupoo | Comments: 26 | Views: 7712 | Votes: 4 | Shared: 1
    Leaked: Apr-17-2009 in Your Say

  • Solving the Drug Violence Problem - An Ex-Drug Smuggler's Perspective

    Solving the Drug Violence Problem - An Ex-Drug Smuggler's Perspective

     
    By Brian O'Dea, Chicago Tribune; I was one of the "masterminds" behind the importation and sale of approximately 75 tons of pot from Southeast Asia to the U.S. in 1986 and 1987. It was the culmin

    By: Macky_J | Comments: 4 | Views: 10330 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 1
    Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States | Leaked: Apr-17-2009 in Other

  • Just Say "I'm Willing To Think About It"

    Just Say "I'm Willing To Think About It"

     
    By Stan Simpson, Hartford Courant; Jack Cole was driving from Norwich to Hamden with his latest convert in an emerging movement to legalize marijuana. Just so happens that the new recruit is a ret

    By: Macky_J | Comments: 2 | Views: 9542 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 1
    Location: Hartford, Connecticut, United States | Leaked: Apr-13-2009 in Other

  • The Attack on Hemp

    The Attack on Hemp

     
    From BeyondPeak.com In 1937 the Marihuana Tax Act prohibited production of hemp in the United States. The campaign against hemp had been led by Harry Anslinger, head of the Treasury Department’s

    By: Teahupoo | Comments: 20 | Views: 5681 | Votes: 6 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Apr-8-2009 in Your Say

  • Legalisation of drugs could save UK £14bn, according to study

    Legalisation of drugs could save UK £14bn, according to study

     
    Transform publishes comparative cost-effectiveness study of prohibition / regulation Transform's latest report is published today: A Comparison of the Cost-effectiveness of the Prohibition and R

    By: Psycho:Active | Comments: 26 | Views: 8587 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Apr-7-2009 in Afghanistan, News

  • End The War On Drugs? That Would Make Too Much Sense

    End The War On Drugs? That Would Make Too Much Sense

     
    It has been said that those who fail to learn the lessons of history are condemned to repeat past mistakes. This observation certainly applies to the futile and idiotic war on drugs, which failed yea

    By: Teahupoo | Comments: 36 | Views: 7253 | Votes: 0 | Shared: 0
    Leaked: Apr-7-2009 in Your Say

  • DEA Says Marijuana Is Drug Cartels Cash Crop

    DEA Says Marijuana Is Drug Cartels Cash Crop

     
    Imagine you had a really smart bomb - a genius bomb - that could blow up the leaders of every drug cartel in Mexico. By the time the smoke cleared, a new pusher would be sitting in every cartel’s b

    By: Teahupoo | Comments: 48 | Views: 18136 | Votes: 2 | Shared: 22
    Leaked: Apr-7-2009 in Your Say