Read more: Lynette Shaw – a biography
Lynnette Shaw is considered by many in the United States to be a living legend – although, chances are, you may not be familiar with her. One nickname she is known affectionately by is “The Godmother of Ganja”. Her Twitter bio provides an impressive summary of accomplishments: “Invented the licenced medical marijuana dispensary system, 1997. […]
Read more: Achtung Smokers!
Nicholas catches up with Germany’s current trajectory of cannabis reform as they advance towards decriminalising the plant as one of the most powerful members in the European Union. But, how far long are they? It’s an optimistic view, but by the end of the decade I believe the landscape of Europe’s relationship with cannabis will […]
Read more: Will They Ever Cop On?
Nicholas takes a look at An Garda Síochána’s recent call for action on the war on drugs, an arrest of a former superintendent and requests for more surveillance on the public. Will they ever cop on? Or will they continue kicking the can down the road? With the black market back up and running within […]
Read more: Brendan and Ryan of Crainn
Crainn (the Irish word for ‘trees’) are a cannabis advocacy group who boast Ireland’s largest online cannabis community, with over 30,000 members on their Reddit page alone. They started life there, but have since expanded their presence to Twitter and other social media outlets. Recently, on April 20th (‘420’) they organised a team of volunteers […]