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Happy 420 from World War-D: $4.20 on 4/20

Happy Weed Day to all! In 1971, a group of five High School friends from San Rafael, California, known as the Waldos, went on a hunt for an elusive marijuana patch rumored to be located in the Point Reyes forest. They … Continue reading

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Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom calls for marijuana legalization at 2013 CADEM Convention

Acting Governor Gavin Newsom asks politicians to come out of the closet At the California Democratic convention on April 13, Acting Governor Gavin Newson made a vibrant call for marijuana legalization and urged politicians to come out of the closet. … Continue reading

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Imagine … a nightmarish scenario! You don’t have to imagine, it’s already here.

Please share this blog if you agree with its content Imagine that lawmakers introduced legislation to effectively deregulate and drive underground an industry worth 3 to 5% of PIB and patronized by up to 25% of the population, removing all … Continue reading

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Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina to host a summit on drug policy reform in June 2013

Guatemalan President Otto Perez Molina, the first Guatemalan President to be invited as a speaker to the Davos World Economic Forum, delivered on his promise to spark the drug policy debate in Davos. During a press conference on the opening … Continue reading

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Drug policy on the move: 2013 as it unfolds

2012 appears increasingly as a turning point in the drug policy debate, and the trend seems to be accelerating as we move into 2013. I prepared a presentation of the major events of 2013 in the world as they unfold. … Continue reading

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Breaking the taboo

Let us break the taboo on debate and reform. The time for action is now. Sign the petition http://www.breakingthetaboo.info/ Breaking the Taboo is a global grass-roots campaign website against the War on Drugs, run by the Beckley Foundation in association … Continue reading

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Breaking the taboo: Massive global campaign for drug policy reform

The Beckley Foundation is getting ready to launch a global campaign for drug policy reform in conjunction with AVAAZ, the Global Commission on Drug Policy, and a broad alliance of reform activists organizations from all over the world (http://www.breakingthetaboo.info/). The … Continue reading

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A thought for all our friends stuck in superstorm Sandy

As superstorm Sandy moves on, all our thoughts go to our friends in the affected zones. The extent of the destruction caused by superstorm Sandy is humbling. Cars and trucks tossed around like tinder in a stream, flooded subway stations, … Continue reading

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Last days for your personalized signed copy

I will be in Los Angeles, where my books are physically located, for few more days, until November 1st. if you order a print copy of “World War D – The Case against prohibitionism, roadmap to controlled re-legalization”, before October … Continue reading

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