AN INTERVIEW WITH VINCE McLEOD Author of The Cannabis Activists Handbook.

What could be better than an R18 restricted legal Cannabis market in New Zealand? We certainly can’t think of much. We all know Prohibition has failed. It has caused harm far greater than the herb it is supposed to be protecting us from. But what exactly do we need to do in order to achieve legal Cannabis here in New Zealand? The recently released The Cannabis Activists Handbook by Vince McLeod sounds like a pretty good place to start. Upon ordering some copies of the book for our online headshop, the author was nice enough to allow us some of his time for an interview about hi..

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Cannabis Law Reform in NZ

Cannabis prohibition is one of the most nefarious laws enforced upon the people of the world in the last century. Prohibition benefits no one other than big pharma, liquor and tobacco, the oil, plastic and timber industries, corrupt politicians and organized crime, all of whom have a vested interest in prohibition to maintain their cash-flow.Prohibition wastes police resources and turns our young people against the police. It maximizes the harms associated with cannabis use. It artificially inflates cannabis prices, resulting in a rise in real crime. It pushes the market into the hands of crim..

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Censorshit: Banned Botanical Books in New Zealand

With the recent referral of NORML magazines to the Censors office by NZ Police, we decided to take a look at what publications are actually deemed ‘objectionable’ (banned) in New Zealand and were shocked with the number of botanical books we found listed. The Marijuana Chef Cookbook Marijuana New School Indoor Cultivation Cannabis Cultivator Peyote And Other Psychoactive Cacti Psilocybin Mushrooms Of The World The Big Book Of Buds Psilocybin Magic Mushroom Grower’s Guide Indoor Marijuana Horticulture Marijuana Grower’s Guide Brownie Mary’s Marijuana Cookbook and Dennis Peron’s ..

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Psychonaut Web Resources

We are not responsible for any content found within the following third party websites:Psychoactive Substances - Information and researchErowid - Documenting the complex relationship between humans and psycho-actives.Drugs Forum - The International drugs community.MAPS - The multidisciplinary association for psychedelic studies.Entheogenesis - Australian Ethnobotany conference.Documents for Serious Psychonauts - Research papers and articles on the role of psychedelic substances in psychological and shamanic healing practices.TripMe NZ - Legal Highs Reviews and Drug Forum (New Zealand).The Bec..

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J DAY 2016 - EVERYWHERE - High Noon to 4:20pm

NORML presents the 25th Annual J Day – Sat 7 May 2016 – everywhere. J Day is an international celebration of cannabis culture and protest against pot prohibition. It’s the original “protestival”, now in it's 25th year!For more info about J DAY and a list of confirmed locations please visit: NORML NZ - J DAY 2016..

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