Hey Sheree, I find this photo annoying or distasteful. Would you please take it down?

ShereeKrider, May 20, 2017 President Lincoln did not issue the Emancipation Proclamation until January 1, 1863, more than one and a half years after the war started. His goal was initially to preserve the Union, and he only issued that proclamation when he felt doing so would promote that objective. One could argue that if …

H.R.1227 – Ending Federal Marijuana Prohibition Act of 2017

        PLEASE CONTACT YOUR REPRESENTATIVES TODAY AND SUPPORT THIS BILL TO REMOVE CANNABIS/MARIJUANA FROM THE CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE ACT! THIS IS THE CLOSEST THING TO A “REPEAL” BILL THAT HAS BEEN OFFERED AND IT IS BEING SUPPORTED BY MOST ACTIVISTS!   Find your legislator HERE!   To write or call the White House, …

UPDATED: Sam Girod v FDA

By Sally Oh on March 30, 2017 | Comments 4 | Affiliate Disclosure First, please sign and share the petition here: bit.ly/freeamishsam. Click here for more details and links to all court documents and the indictment. Feel free to copy and repost on your blog, social media, or print and handout, use as a cover …

Thorne Peters and his 4/20 “Potcastathon”

I was very much looking forward to a three hour 4/20 show with Thorne Peters on Facebook. It was going to be about the use of “No Men's Rae” when pleading a Marijuana case,  and was featuring several guests along with Mary Thomas-Spears of Kentucky for Cannabis who was offering a different view on the …

This is the story of the FDA’s persecution of Samuel Girod.

    By Sally Oh on March 1, 2017 | Comments 2 | Affiliate Disclosure Here’s a video explaining the entire thing, transcript with links below. Let’s be clear about a couple of pertinent facts: 1. The FDA made up arbitrary rules, then accused Sam of breaking those rules. 2. There are no victims. Samuel …

Happy Birthday Daddy!

In memoriam, for my Father… Above:  Kenneth Eugene Hardesty and Marie Nelson Hardesty 1941 Kenneth Eugene Hardesty was born February 10, 1917 in Irvington, Kentucky. He was enlisted October 10, 1941 out of Jefferson County, Kentucky and  Served in New Guinea, Southern Philippines (liberation); Luzon. He received an Asiatic Pacific Theater Ribbon with (3) Bronze …

There are items including T-Shirts available now on Cafepress!

SHEREEKRIDER LLC., Cave City Kentucky  42127 There are items including T-Shirts available now on Cafepress! The store has been updated to include items from both the U.S. Marijuana Party and ShereeKrider.Com !Your patronage is very much appreciated and the money goes to support the U.S. Marijuana Party and ShereeKrider.Com! STORE LINKS: SHEREEKRIDER.Com U.S. MARIJUANA PARTY …

Support Sen. Perry Clark: SB57 and SB76 (2017)

Legislation filed by Senator Perry Clark of Louisville, SB 57, seeks to establish a statewide, comprehensive medical marijuana program. Senate Bill 57, The Cannabis Compassion Act, establishes regulations overseeing the establishment of state-licensed dispensaries to provide medical marijuana to qualified patients. It also permits patients to home cultivate their own supply of medical cannabis. Senator …

Feds: Fugitive ex-leader of "Cornbread Mafia" pot ring nabbed in Canada

  By Crimesider Staff CBS/AP December 22, 2016, 7:49 PM MONTREAL -- The reputed former leader of the notorious Kentucky-based “Cornbread Mafia” marijuana ring has been captured in Canada after eight years on the run, according to the U.S. Marshals. John “Johnny” Boone was taken into custody by Canadian law enforcement officials Thursday after the …

It’s not just about Marijuana, anymore…We are in a war for the right to food and water

  Above:  Old bottle of Paregoric. Circa 1940s. The large red X on the label indicates that it was classified as an "exempt narcotic", sold without prescription even though it contains morphine. Until 1970, paregoric could be purchased in the United States at a pharmacy without a medical prescription, in accordance with federal law.  Credit: …

Senator Perry Clark has pre-filed a bill for the 2017 legislative season that pertains to legalizing marijuana in the state …

    Almost one year after filing the Cannabis Freedom Act, Kentucky State Senator Perry Clark has pre-filed a bill for the 2017 legislative season that pertains to legalizing marijuana in the state. Filed on December 6 for the January, 2017, legislative season, the new bill is called the Cannabis Compassion Act and is filed …

Louisville Police Have Quietly Built A Massive Online Monitoring Operation

By: Jacob Ryan, WFPL News The Louisville Metro Police Department has spent nearly $140,000 in recent years on social media monitoring software that can track and compile data on a vast number of internet users. Since 2014, the department has expanded the potential of this database, which can catalog up to 9.5 million social media …

The DEA is accepting comments on the rescheduling of Kratom into Schedule I until December 1st…The time to comment is NOW!

Due to be published in the “Federal Register” on August 31st, 2016 is the DEA’s “Intent to reschedule” the opioids mitragynine and 7-hydroxymitragynine  These are the “ingredients” of the plant Kratom and they are placing it into schedule I using the “temporary scheduling provisions” of the Controlled Substances Act.  LINK     Speak now or …

The U.S. Marijuana Party stands with "Standing Rock"!!!

GO TO THIS FACEBOOK PAGE AND SHOW YOUR SOLIDARITY FOR "STANDING ROCK"! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Standing-Rock-Indian-Reservation/109268902425837   (CNN)Protesters are using a new weapon in their push to block the Dakota Access Pipeline: Facebook. By Monday, hundreds of thousands of people had checked in at Standing Rock Indian Reservation on the social networking site. But many of them weren't …

The 2016 Election will be remembered as the "No Confidence" Vote…

    Usually by this time the USMjParty has already picked someone to support in the Presidential Election. Notably, it has been Gary Johnson in at least the last two Presidential Elections. This time is different.  This time it seems that there is absolutely no one running for office that I, myself, or my Colleagues, …

The Forest Service invites public review and comment on potential environmental remediation at the Rock Creek abandoned coal mine sites.(Rock Creek abandoned coal mine sites remediation)

  Rock Creek Rock Creek is a beautiful stream, with magnificent boulders, riffles, glides, and pools. Flowing through southeastern Kentucky on Stearns Ranger District, it is both a Blue Ribbon trout fishery and a Kentucky Wild River. However, highly acidic water flowing from abandoned mine lands left the stream virtually dead from White Oak Junction …

KY: Industrial Hemp Research Pilot Program now taking applications for 2017

New measures set to enable sustained growth of the program FRANKFORT (October 11, 2016) — Kentuckians interested in participating in the industrial hemp research pilot program in 2017 are invited to submit an application with the Kentucky Department of Agriculture. “The pilot research program will continue to build on the successes of the previous administration …

KY Marijuana Eradication; a timeline of news & info; 1990 – 2016

On the 8th of April 2010 the Kentucky Eradication Initiative received a national "Outstanding Task Force" award from the national High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area organization, recognizing them as the number 1 of over 600 other nationwide task forces in marijuana eradication. The Kentucky Eradication Initiative is comprised of personnel from the Kentucky Army National …

The DEA has filed notice of intent to add Kratom to schedule 1

  Various forms of kratom and teas made from the plant’s leaves are sold in cafes and on the internet. Their primary effect is to provide a short-lived peaceful and calm feeling that is described as pleasant. Consistent with this effect being opioid-like, anecdotal reports indicate that some users have used kratom to successfully recover …

It’s time for another Presidential Election in the U.S.A. (Lord, what are we supposed to do now?)

The following is a short synopsis of the current situation as I see it concerning the Presidential Elections. After watching Donald J. Trump at the Republican National Convention (RNC) and Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) in July, I am still at a loss on who would be the best Candidate to put …

(KY) Calendar set for General Assembly’s 2017 session

    FRANKFORT— (Left to Right) Sen. Perry Clark, D-Louisville, discusses future legislation on medical marijuana as Sen. Morgan McGarvey, D-Louisville, listens during the July 8th meeting of the Interim Joint Committee on Licensing and Occupations. FRANKFORT – The 2017 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly is scheduled to begin on Jan. 3 and …

MASAKA STREET CHILDREN NEED YOUR HELP!

  THEIR FOOD CROPS HAVE DRIED UP!         I am posting this in an effort to make a simple plea for help for Moses Nkangi, who runs MASAKA STREET CHILDREN Orphanage in Uganda, Africa. Their crops have failed and they are in need of assistance from anyone who is able to help. …

(WTF? You can’t make this stuff up!) Cocaine Bear Attracts Visitors To Lexington Business

(PLEASE CLICK THE LINK ABOVE TO SEE THE VIDEO!)   LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) Lately we’ve been reporting about black bear sightings around the Commonwealth, but you can see the bear tied to one of Kentucky’s greatest conspiracies on display right here in Lexington. Cocaine Bear spent years on the road but now he’s mounted …

Kentucky comes up short of falling in line with current mainstream Cannabis reform – once again

April 17, 2016 Sheree Krider   http://www.lrc.ky.gov/record/16RS/SB136/SCS1.pdf   The Kentucky General Assembly’s 2016 regular session ended on Friday, April 15 and once again the people's requests were ignored. There were a total of five Cannabis and Hemp Bills introduced into this Legislature and not one of them made it. Here is the short list of …

It is time that we learn from the past and start our own VICTORY Gardens!

We will be "Overgrowing the Government!"     In March 1917,Charles Lathrop Pack organized the US National War Garden Commission and launched the war garden campaign.  President Woodrow Wilson said that "Food will win the war." It is almost a hundred years later and history is set to repeat itself.  It is the beginning of …

Heroin killed their son, but who killed their Son?

    Linked below is to an article I just saw on wtnh.com, a news channel out of Connecticut, which is telling the story about how an  young man surmised to an overdose of Heroin back in 2014. While I can agree that Heroin addiction is a horrible problem that has to be addressed, I …

Sen. Perry B. Clark introduces two new Bills in Kentucky, one for medical marijuana and another for Hemp – Kentucky Legislature gets fired up on Hemp and Cannabis in the last week to introduce new Bills

    On Wednesday, March 2, Sen. Perry Clark of Louisville introduced two new Bills, one for Hemp and another for medical marijuana.   Senate Bill 262 is AN ACT relating to industrial hemp.   The "Industrial Hemp Freedom Act" is an extension of the "Cannabis Freedom Act" and seeks to to allow industrial hemp …