LSD as treatment for alcoholism? Norway scientists looking at hallucinogen therapy

Writing in Journal of Psychopharmacology, researchers note drug gives insight into problems   By Lindsay Goldwert / NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Friday, March 9, 2012, 11:56 AM LSD (which sometimes comes in the form of sheets of stamps, l.) is being looked at as an aid in combating alcoholism. Turn on, tune in... stop drinking? …

Your morning jolt: Pat Robertson endorses legal marijuana

9:40 am March 9, 2012, by jgalloway Gov. Nathan Deal has found an unlikely ally in his push to refigure who we lock up in Georgia: The Rev. Pat Robertson, who now backs the legalization of marijuana. From the New York Times: “I really believe we should treat marijuana the way we treat beverage alcohol,” …

Hemp could make a comeback

By Kevin Wheatley about 23 hours ago Industrial hemp could make a comeback as one of Kentucky’s top cash crops if lawmakers legalize the harvest of marijuana’s botanical cousin, legislators have told a House committee. The Agricultural and Small Business Committee on Wednesday heard from key sponsors of two pieces of legislation –House bills 272 …

The 1918 “Flu Pandemic” was in fact an act of war upon the U.S. by the German’s…

Category: Sheree Krider Published Date Written by Sheree Krider 1918 F L U  P A N D E M I C.... Thru this link is a piece of history that has been all but forgotten.  The 1918 Flu Pandemic was not your usual air borne "flu".  It was in fact an act of war by …

The 1918 “Flu Pandemic” was in fact an act of war upon the U.S. by the German’s…

Category: Sheree Krider Published Date Written by Sheree Krider 1918 F L U  P A N D E M I C.... Thru this link is a piece of history that has been all but forgotten.  The 1918 Flu Pandemic was not your usual air borne "flu".  It was in fact an act of war by …

Pending industrial hemp legislation could go to pot

By Brad Bowman Thursday, March 1, 2012 at 6:19 pm Two bills in state legislation for the legalization of industrial hemp could offer a transition crop for farmers in Nelson County.  Central Kentucky was the largest producer of hemp during World War II for rope production, but state officials say it isn’t legislation but law …

Acebass: Back in 1991 I had the pleasure of running a campaign for a guy named Gatewood Galbraith.

    “Acebass”   Back in 1991 I had the pleasure of running a campaign for a guy named Gatewood Galbraith. He was an issues candidate who wanted to legalize Marijuana. Back then that wasn't popular to say much less support for public office but that didn't stop Gatewood. He went on to become a Kentucky …

Public Education Campaign Aims to Allow Industrial Hemp Farming Again in the U.S.

Public Education Campaign Aims to Allow Industrial Hemp Farming Again in the U.S. WASHINGTON, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Hemp Industries Association (HIA) and Vote Hemp have announced plans for the 3rd Annual Hemp History Week to be held on June 4-10, 2012. A national grassroots education campaign designed to renew strong support for …

Federal Aid Programs Being Made Available for Kentucky Residents During Current Disaster posted by Alex Ferreras on March 7, 2012

(Source: FEMA) – Following is a summary of key federal disaster aid programs that can be made available as needed and warranted under President Obama’s major disaster declaration issued for Kentucky. Assistance for Affected Individuals and Families Can Include as Required: Rental payments for temporary housing for those whose homes are unlivable.  Initial assistance may …

Panel approves religious freedom amendment

FRANKFORT, KY. — Kentucky courts would be required to allow people to opt out of obeying some laws that run counter to their religious beliefs if a constitutional amendment that passed a Senate committee Wednesday becomes law. Senate Bill 158 would require the government to exempt people from laws that contradict their religious beliefs unless …

Medical marijuana backers try to make their cause heard

Written by Caitlin Bowling   Margaret Wakefield is not a college student nor does she sport dreadlocks and Birkenstocks while chatting about how the world should focus more on peace and love. Wakefield has short dark hair, pink fingernails and silver heart-shaped earrings. Wearing a printed shirt and sweater, the Cherokee resident is dressed as …

Ron Paul’s “Super Tuesday” Speech…

REP. RON PAUL, R-TEXAS, PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE, DELIVERS REMARKS IN NORTH DAKOTA   SEE VIDEO HERE...   [*] (JOINED IN PROGRESS) PAUL: ... next year the 100th anniversary of the Federal Reserve by repealing the Federal Reserve Act. (APPLAUSE) AUDIENCE: End the Fed! End the Fed! End the Fed! End the Fed! End the Fed! End …

Resources for Kentuckians Affected by Friday’s Tornadoes

Resources for Kentuckians Affected by Friday's Tornadoes My staff in Kentucky has been on the ground surveying the damage from Friday's tornado devastation. They have compiled the following information to share with affected Kentuckians and opportunities for those who wish to volunteer or donate items. Please share this information with your friends and neighbors. As …

Angel McClary Raich is dying of Radiation Necrosis and Brain Tumor…

Cheryl Shuman  -  Jan 31, 2012  -  Public ANGEL NEEDS HELP!!! Beloved Activist and Medical Marijuana activist - Angel McClary Raich is dying of Radiation Necrosis and brain tumor. Please join Angel's brain tumor, radiation necrosis, and end-of-life support webpage!! Follow along and keep up-to-date with Angel Raich and her needs. Sign up to come …