• 01:01

    The War on Drugs in Latin America & Fixing CA Medical Marijuana Policies

    in News

    The Americas Program of the Center for International Policy is a leading source of information for activists, academics and citizens concerned about US foreign policy toward Latin America and movements for social justice within the hemisphere. The show’s first guest, Laura Carlsen, Director of CIP Americas, will provide information on this relatively unknown but important organization and explain their programs including those dealing with our country’s War on Drugs in Latin America. For more information on CIP Americas, CLICK HERE.


     


    From San Diego County to Sonoma County, Step Sherer, Exectuive Director of Americans for Safe Access, is making a whirlwind tour of California providing information and seeking input from patients on what needs to be accomplished on the state and local level regarding legislation on bans, patient rights and commercial regulation. Why the tour is happening and what is hoped to be accomplished will be explained along with tour dates, times and locations.

  • 00:38

    Dr. Block, Medical Detective - Medical Marijuana

    in Women

    Today, I’m welcoming Dr. Mary Ann Block, back to the show to talk about the medical use of marijuana: how it impacts symptoms or diseases, how many states have legalized its use, the regulations they have around it, what their motivation would be to legalize/not legalize it, and more.  Here's a link to her article on Plaid for Women: "Marijuana: Legalize or Not?"


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  • 00:33

    Now is the Time for Medical Marijuana in Alabama

    in Politics Progressive

    Join us this Sunday at 4pm as we talk to the Vice-president of Medical Cannabis Advocates of Alabama, Sharon White. Sharon, formally with AMMJC, has been a patient's rights advocate for four years and has been at the front lines of this controversial issue. Twenty-three states and the District of Columbia have passed medical marijuana laws legalizing the use and production of Medical marijuana for qualifying patients. It is time for the lawmakers to let the people vote and decide what medicine they use to treat their illnesses. There will be a rally, Tuesday, February 10th, from 12-5 pm in Montgomery at the State Capital in conjunction with One Rally along with atleast 5 other southern states for a united rally for peace, justice, unity, sensible drug reform, and an end to prohibition. Please plan to join this worthy cause. We will also have progressive news you can use, and the most important thing-You. Call in with your questions or comments, or email your questions to the show at jasonisus@gmail.com

  • 01:01

    Medical Marijuana

    in Culture

    We discuss Medical Marijuana, vaporizers, bongs, bowls, joints, one hitters, & reasons for using Marijuan

  • 00:29

    Medical Marijuana and Opioid Overdose

    in Self Help

    Our guest this afternoon is Marcus Bachhuber. MD, whose research has shown that states with medical marijuana have lower rates of opioid overdose deaths. The hypothesis is that patients are using cannabis as a painkiller instead of opioids.

  • 00:31

    Now is the Time for Medical Marijuana in Alabama

    in Politics Progressive

    Join us this Sunday at 4pm as we talk to the Vice-president of Medical Cannabis Advocates of Alabama,  Sharon White. Sharon,  formally with AMMJC, has been a patient's rights advocate for four years and has been at the front lines of this controversial issue. Twenty-three states and the District of Columbia have passed medical marijuana laws legalizing the use and production of Medical marijuana for qualifying patients. It is time for the lawmakers to let the people vote and decide what medicine they use to treat their illnesses. We will also have progressive news you can use, and the most important thing-You. Call in with your questions or comments, or email your questions to the show at jasonisus@gmail.com

  • 02:00

    Breezy and The Oilshiner Talk About The State Of Medical Marijuana

    in News

    Guess who is back on the air? You can run but you cannot hide from those loveable Oil Shiners as they defend the people from the government take over of medical cannabis.  What will they uncover next? They have crashed secret hearings, gone face to face with prosecutors, and polticians alike.  Join Poppa Joe and Breezy Love as they reunite the Oil-Shiner Posse World Wide. They will discuss the latest gossip, cases, breakthroughs, and other such events. Tune in Monday, February 16, 2015 at 6:00 PM for the Kick Off Show:


    Nothing will be off limits as these two take a crack at fixing what's broke and talking about the good stuff going on.  We'll talk RSO, recipes, politics and organization.  Don't miss this report from the corners of the known world. Please join us:

  • 01:01

    Free Marijuana Law Guide & Las Vegas Update

    in News

    With medical marijuana dispensaries that can sell to tourists set to open soon in Nevada, Las Vegas is rapidly becoming a hot spot for marijuana tourism. Longtime Las Vegas patient advocate Cindy Brown has been involved in the Las Vegas mmj scene for many years and will bring us up to date on what is happening in Sin City including when the dispensaries are expected to open, what will be the requirements to purchase and just how cannabis friendly is Las Vegas really becoming.


     


    Keeping up with our nation’s rapidly changing marijuana laws can be a real challenge. Thankfully there is the Margolin Guide to Marijuana Laws in California and throughout the United States. As one of the longest practicing marijuana attorney’s in California and as director of the LA Chapter of NORML, Bruce Margolin has been involved in many precedent setting marijuana cases and has seen the changes in the marijuana law at all levels of government. As the show’s second guest, attorney Margolin will talk about how the guide came into being, what are its contents and how to use it when you need marijuana law information. Plus you can learn how you can obtain a free copy of this authoritative book.

  • 01:01

    Meet the Women Organizing Marijuana Law Reform & Drug Law Reform Symposiums

    in News

    Marijuana legalization measures have been a mixed bag of good and bad for medical marijuana patients. With California most likely to have a legalization initiative on the ballot in 2016, legalization proponents want to work with medical marijuana patients to ensure that their rights are protected under any marijuana legalization initiatives that are on the ballot.


     


    Dale Sky Jones is Director of the Coalition for Cannabis Policy Reform, a California based nonpartisan organization dedicated to ending marijuana prohibition through ballot initiatives, legislative collaboration and public education campaigns. As the shows first guest, Ms. Jones will provide information on the series of roundtable discussions being held in Los Angeles, Riverside, San Diego and Santa Ana on Jan. 30 and 31. Information on prospects for the 2016 initiatives and how patients can work together to make sure they do not have a negative impact is at the center of these community forums.


     


    Students for Sensible Drug Policy at the University of California at Irvine are sponsoring a symposium on Saturday, Feb. 21 that will bring together experts from the legal, political, and judicial arenas, as well as civil rights activists, harm reduction workers, entrepreneurs, and full-time reform workers for an in-depth look at how U.S. drug policies have affected society, and what lies ahead on the horizon.


     


    The show’s second guest is Lauren Ayn Mendelsohn, coordinator for SSDP at UCI who is also a J.D. Candidate, 2016. She will explain the ins and outs of this important symposium and reveal the names of the invited speakers and participants. Marijuana law reform is a key component of the reform process and Ms. Mendelsohn will provide information on how this is incorporated into the symposium’s presentations.

  • 00:28
  • 00:22

    Medical Marijuana for Epilepsy Treatment

    in Health

    In this episode of Epilepsy.com's Hallway Conversations, Dr. Joseph Sirven, Professor of Neurology at Mayo Clinic Arizona and Editor-in-Chief of Epilepsy.com, interviews Orrin Devinsky, MD about medical marijuana for epilepsy.

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