Tag Archives: america

US CA: Column: Paddleboards And Privilege

North Coast Journal, 27 Aug 2015 – In another portent of the gentrification of marijuana, cannabis activists have tapped into the fitness industrial complex to create the 420 Games, a series of sporting events that claims it is "destigmatizing millions of responsible, positive cannabis users through athletic achievement." In mid-August, several hundred runners lined up to run a 4.20 (yes, math whiz, that zero is unnecessary) course through San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park.

CN AB: Column: Not A Rave Review

The Calgary Sun, 11 Aug 2015 – Electronic music fest draws ire of deputy mayor over drug problems They could be facing a bad trip of their own – one that orders a drug-tainted music festival straight out of the city. The festival, billed as the largest electronic music gathering in Western Canada, is called Chasing Summer, and after two consecutive years featuring multiple drug overdoses, talk about chasing the controversial concert out of Calgary has predictably started.

Meet The Organization Behind The Viral Pro-Marijuana Letter That DARE … – Daily Caller

Meet The Organization Behind The Viral Pro-Marijuana Letter That DARE …Daily CallerDrug Abuse Resistance Education, America's most controversial substance abuse prevention group, accidentally posted a pro-marijuana legalization letter on its website Friday. Carlis McDerment, a former deputy sheriff from Ohio who has since joined up …and more »