Category Archives: protest

Was This Proposed Marijuana Policy Written By Cops?

When ever any party sets out a plan to address any policy, they are, in effect, trying to predict the future and/or influence the outcome. No one can actually know what the future will bring, but if a ball is hit … Continue reading

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Marijuana Should Be Sold To Kids Like Chocolate Or Cola

When we look at the science and history of cannabis, we see that it is safer than cola, coffee, or chocolate. When one considers that cola and chocolate products almost always have a lot of sugar in them, and coffee … Continue reading

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The Coy Ploy Being Played On The Pot Nation

Given that the Harper Regime sitting in power now is an illegal and illegitimately-implanted government and their policies are all based in acrimony and madness, and given that their rigging of elections pretty much guarantees their majority rule for another … Continue reading

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Breaking The Law To Save Our Lives

Christine and I have informed our doctors (in writing) that we would not be signing on to the MMPR, for the following reasons: 1) It is outrageously expensive. The help we have been receiving over the years was able to … Continue reading

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Is 420 a party or a protest? Actually: Both

Hill Times Article, used without permission: A full explanation of the origins and history of 420 can be easily found online, but the short version is this: In 1971 in San Rafael, Calif., a group of high school students known … Continue reading

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Why I’m Not Falling For Liberal Promises To Legalize Cannabis

Re-printed with no permission from Hill Times, March 4, 2013. OTTAWA—Recently, the leadership candidates for the Liberal Party of Canada have promised varying versions of cannabis “legalization” if their party returns to power. Some are calling the party’s new position … Continue reading

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Transcript Of My Interview With The Organizers of Ottawa’s 420-2012

April 20th, 2012 saw the largest congregation of pot smokers ever assembled on the front lawn of Ottawa’s Parliament Hill – over 5500 people. But how did this come about? I discussed it with two of the organizers – Graham Kitmer … Continue reading

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Jesus Visits Ottawa’s Pride Parade, 2012

So, with last year’s Jesus prank going so well, we decided to re-stage it. I gotta tell you, my wife Christine Lowe is an incredible woman. Not only is she risking a seizure 24/7 (they come on spontaneously, totally without warning), and … Continue reading

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420 on Parliament Hill Sets Attendance Record

This is an article I wrote for the Cornwall Free News about the 5500 people who came to 420 21012. Photo(s) by Christine Lowe This is a video of the speeches at 4:05pm. This is the big smoky moment. This is … Continue reading

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The Liberals and The Marijuana Bamboozle

As someone who has been up to his eyeballs in pot activism for 9 years, I would classify this Liberal vote to legalize pot as a bamboozle. The delegates did the right thing, but the party will not. Not one … Continue reading

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