Linking drug use to al-Qaida: Stephen Harper has invited world leaders to a special session of this month's G8 summit on the 'destabilizing impact of drug trafficking and terrorist bases in the African region'.
For years, his seed catalogs were scrutinized by discerning cannabis cultivators across the U.S. and Canada, much like the ladies of Cumbria might fuss over Chiltern's inventories of sweet peas and heirloom tomatoes.
CANNABIS CULTURE - The occupations continue! Protestors calling for the return of extradited cannabis activist Marc Emery to Canada are staging protests at Conservative MP offices across the country.
We knew sooner or later the day would finally come, but we were all stunned when we found out that Marc Emery would indeed be extradited to the United States by the Conservative government of Canada.
CANNABIS CULTURE - A group of Vancouver marijuana activists occupied Conservative MP James Moore's Port Moody office on Tuesday to demand an end to the extradition of 'Prince of Pot' Marc Emery.
CANNABIS CULTURE - UK's Liberal Democrats, polling higher than ever in the lead-up to a federal election, want to remove criminal penalties for cannabis possession and allow Dutch-style cannabis cafés.
With her husband Marc in jail, Jodie Emery, a Green Party candidate in the next federal election, will inherit his cannabis empire.
CANNABIS CULTURE - Yesterday's YES vote on HB642 by the Alabama House Judiciary Committee was historic. It was the first time a medical marijuana bill has passed the first hurdle toward becoming law in the state of Alabama.
A few months ago, Obama accepted the Nobel Peace Price. I wonder if there is actually a method of rescinding the prize... I don't think Obama wants it.