calendar How Counterculture Built Silicon Valley by CIIS Public Programs
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
text Call SF Bd of Supes for Marijuana: We Voted 75% for It by Phone Time
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
image Philippines: Stop the killings, stop silencing dissent 480_2017-philippines-stop-the-killings_1.jpg by PA + PES
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
text A Public Bank of Oakland Could Provide Financial Services to Cannabis Industry by R. Robertson
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
calendar Cannabis Advocates Alliance meeting 120_cannabis-advocates-alliance.jpg by Cannabis Advocates Alliance
Felton Community Hall 6191 Hwy 9...
Event Date: Sun Oct 22, 2017 4:00PM
Posted: Thu Oct 19, 2017 4:33PM
text Cannabis for the Treatment of Cancer - Scientific Details in Report by Justin Kander (report author)
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
image Philippines: 8,000 killings proof of policy to kill 2017-duterte-human-rights-violations.jpg by AKBAYAN (Citizens Action Party)
Akbayan Partylist condemns President Rodrigo Duterte’s denial of his policy to kill under the War on Drugs....
Posted: Sun Sep 10, 2017 5:13AM
image Santa Cruz County Cannabis EIR Update and Important Meeting Dates we-support-santa-cruz-cannabis.jpg by GreenTrade Santa Cruz
A draft Environmental Impact Report on establishing a regulated cannabis trade in the County concludes that a more permissive approach is an “environmentally superior alternative” to either a ban or a more restrictive proposed ordinance under consideration....
Posted: Tue Sep 5, 2017 6:32PM
document Recommendations for Action in the MHCAN Crisis backup_of_norse_s_mhcan_demands_flyer_9-3.pdf_140_.jpg by Robert Norse
MHCAN (Mental Health Clients Action Network) has faced a crisis for the last several years with police and city agencies breathing down its neck. The management of MHCAN and its Board of Directors has chosen to pursue, largely a low-profile work-behind-the-scenes approach. There's been little publicity about the upcoming Special Use Permit meeting of the Planning Commission which Board Chair Steve Pleich says is slated for 9-28. A month ago, I wrote the following suggestions to the community....
Posted: Sun Sep 3, 2017 6:06PM
image Support Wo/Men's Alliance for Medical Marijuana (WAMM) for City and County License 480_wamm-march-church-street_7-16-05_1.jpg by via Valerie Corral, WAMM
WAMM is the longest continually running Medial Cannabis Collective in the nation....
Posted: Sun Sep 3, 2017 3:56PM
image PHILIPPINES - Akbayan slams Duterte's raid killings, threats vs. rights activists 480_duterte_1.jpg by Akbayan (Citizens Action Party)
Akbayan partylist condemns Duterte's public threat to shoot human rights groups. The threat comes at a time when Oplan Tokhang has reached its bloodiest and human rights groups are needed to watch over the government's operations....
Posted: Sun Aug 20, 2017 6:21PM
calendar Support Santa Cruz Cannabis Meeting we-support-santa-cruz-cannabis.jpg by GreenTrade Santa Cruz
Resource Center for Nonviolence 616 Ocean Street in Santa Cruz...
Event Date: Sun Aug 13, 2017 7:00PM
Posted: Tue Aug 8, 2017 3:29PM
image Time for Local Law Enforcement Agencies to Broaden Narcan Policies 480_19388669_1380692842020038_1574328814128116170_o_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Saving Lives Should Be Top Priority...
Posted: Sat Aug 5, 2017 9:14AM
image Negro on California's Corporate Marijuana Rush 480_negrocorporateweed.jpg by Eugenio Negro
Satirist Eugenio Negro's take on marijuana dispensaries....
Posted: Thu Jul 20, 2017 4:11PM
image Paramilitary group kills 6 people and leaves 3 children wounded in Guerrero, México 480_foto-principal-09_1.jpg by Ruptura Colectiva (RC)
The armed assault resulted in the death of three women, one man, a 17-year-old youth, and a baby of just four months....
Posted: Fri Jun 16, 2017 2:27AM
image Time to Revisit All-Volunteer Needle Exchange 480_18891699_10155529045959739_1950062665863627233_o_1.jpg by Steve Pleich
Needle Exchange is Not the Problem, It is the Solution...
Posted: Wed Jun 7, 2017 4:19PM
text Deep State Targets Duterte for Shaky Alliances, Not Drug Killings by Lucifer Morningstar
The deep state is attempting to destabilize Duterte for his political instability, not his extrajudicial killings of civilians. The Philippines turning to Russia and China scares the intelligence community enough to use ISIS to stage a coup....
Posted: Sat May 27, 2017 10:46AM
text Tom Marino Drug Czar; Another Prohibitionist Profiteer! by Green Liberty Party
Trump's pick for drug czar Tom Marino (R-PA) is another Reagan-era drug warrior looking to continue the revolving door of prohibitionist policies....
Posted: Tue May 2, 2017 11:33AM
image Mother of Cyprus Speaks Out on Using Cannabis to Treat Epilepsy 480_cbd-oil-extracts-18-1_1.jpg by Keppra Kills
A wonderful interview featuring one of many breakthrough stories on how medical cannabis is helping children deal with crippling seizures....
Posted: Wed Apr 26, 2017 11:50PM
image Interview with Valerie Corral of Wo/Men’s Alliance for Medical Marijuana (WAMM) 480_steef-fleur-photo-valerie-corral-wamm-santa-cruz_1.jpg by via Green Gold Stories
‘I don't work with pot, I work with people.’ - Valerie Corral...
Posted: Tue Apr 4, 2017 12:50PM