Economic Impacts of Cannabis Legalization in Sonoma County
This research project examines the economic benefits of cannabis legalization for Sonoma County. Research was done by Sonoma State Sociology undergraduate students....
Posted: Tue May 8, 2018 4:07PM
Tobacco: A Thriving Known Killer
The leading cause in preventable death is thriving today. This is how and why the tobacco industry continues to be successful....
Posted: Mon May 7, 2018 1:39PM
Alcohol: Glorifying Abuse
Advertisements in the United States lie and can have serious consequences. Nearly every form of social event involves alcohol. People use alcohol in social settings to cope with the pressures of socialization. It is encouraged by mass media and popular culture to consume copious amounts of alcohol....
Posted: Wed Apr 25, 2018 3:24PM
War on Drugs Rips Families Apart
Treating drug addiction as crime rather than as a disease is causing more harm than good....
Posted: Wed Apr 25, 2018 3:10PM
Harm Reduction Coalition of Santa Cruz County Meeting
Capitola City Hall 420 Capitola Ave, Capitola...
Event Date: Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Apr 13, 2018 10:59PM
Don't Punish Pain Rally
California State Capitol Building - South 1315 10th Street, Sacramento, CA 95814...
Event Date: Sat Apr 7, 2018 9:00AM
Posted: Tue Mar 20, 2018 9:36PM
Tragic Irony: After Defeating U.S. Government, WAMM Shut Down By California Government
Since January 1st, 2018, WAMM has been unable to dispense medical cannabis to its patients because of California's new cannabis law. The irony is tragic as the U.S. government was unable to shut WAMM down, but the California government has effectively shut them down....
Posted: Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:51PM
Anti-houseless stickers spread in Santa Cruz public areas
Sticker carrying violence-encouraging stereotype image of houseless tweaker found on crosswalk button downtown....
Posted: Thu Mar 8, 2018 9:56PM
Combatting the opioid crisis with drug takeback programs
Santa Cruz County's drug and sharps take-back programs have been replicated far and wide, and were featured in the March 2018 of the American Public Works Association's Reporter magazine....
Posted: Sun Mar 4, 2018 1:08AM
Special meeting of the Board of Supervisors on Cannabis
Santa Cruz County Building...
Event Date: Mon Feb 5, 2018 9:00AM
Posted: Mon Feb 5, 2018 12:00AM
Comic Criticizes Supply and Demand for Corporate Marijuana
San José writer Eugenio Negro critiques the corporatization of legal marijuana....
Posted: Sat Jan 27, 2018 9:44AM
The Future of Cannabis in the County of Santa Cruz
Resource Center for Nonviolence, 612 Ocean Street in Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Wed Jan 24, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Jan 16, 2018 1:53PM
Why Farmers Need Direct Sales
As a vegetable farmer, the scale at which I produce is not large enough to enable me to survive in the wholesale marketplace. The same is true for my cannabis crop....
Posted: Mon Dec 18, 2017 3:53PM
Celebrate the last Santa Cruz Cup before the recreational era
8043 Soquel Dr, Aptos, CA 95003...
Event Date: Sun Dec 3, 2017 12:00PM
Posted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 8:59PM
How Counterculture Built Silicon Valley
California Institute of Integral Studies 1453 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94103...
Event Date: Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:00PM
Posted: Fri Nov 17, 2017 12:52PM
Call SF Bd of Supes for Marijuana: We Voted 75% for It
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors, all Democrats, is currently doing everything they can to oppose the 75% of San Francisco voters who voted for Prop 64, the marijuana initiative, of November 2016. We need your phone calls, Emails and faxes now to demand enforcement of Prop 64 with marijuana stores everywhere in San Francisco....
Posted: Wed Nov 8, 2017 7:42AM
Philippines: Stop the killings, stop silencing dissent
This is the statement of a seven-member delegation of the Progressive Alliance (PA) and the Party of European Socialists (PES) that have visited Manila this week to assess the situation and to demonstrate solidarity in support for democracy in the Philippines. The delegation was hosted by Akbayan Party, a member of Progressive Alliance....
Posted: Thu Oct 26, 2017 1:19AM
A Public Bank of Oakland Could Provide Financial Services to Cannabis Industry
Oakland will spend $75,000 on a study to examine the feasibility of establishing a public bank in that city. Most corporate banks do not conduct business with the cannabis industry, even where cannabis operations are legal, pay taxes and hire employees. The study will hopefully prove that a public bank would be able to provide financial services to the cannabis industry....
Posted: Thu Oct 26, 2017 1:10AM
Cannabis Advocates Alliance meeting
Felton Community Hall 6191 Hwy 9...
Event Date: Sun Oct 22, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Oct 19, 2017 4:33PM
Cannabis for the Treatment of Cancer - Scientific Details in Report
The 182 page report titled "Cannabis for the Treatment of Cancer: The Anticancer Activity of Phytocannabinoids and Endocannabinoids" by Justin Kander and edited by Dennis Hill reveal detailed descriptions of studies where cannabis stopped cancer cells from surviving, spreading and metastasizing. Included are also personal testimonies of patients that have used cannabis to treat their cancer. The U.S. government chooses to ignore this critical information and instead continues to publically vi...
Posted: Wed Sep 13, 2017 7:47AM