We can’t possibly be happy with the results that we are achieving with our current illicit drug policy. As a Greendorphin reader, you most likely agree with the above statement, however, you might be a little surprised that these words are directly quoted from Mick Palmer, a former Commissioner of the Australian Federal Police (AFP). […]
Top Cops and Prosecutors Call to End the War on Drugs – Is Australia Stepping Up to Decriminalise Drugs?
“The overriding objective of Australia’s national policy on drugs should be the minimisation of harm to those who choose to use psychoactive drugs and those around them…” This is only one of the recommendations of a new report released in Sydney, Australia today (20 March 2017), titled ‘Can Australia Respond to Drugs More Effectively and […]
Australia has a long history of utilising hemp and cannabis for a wide range of purposes, including medical and industrial uses. Australia also possesses a huge opportunity for hemp and cannabis production due to its favourable climate and big arable land masses. Canada is in a similar (although not as favourable position) as Australia and […]
Australia could be some years away from legalising recreational cannabis use, but there is hope. We don’t have a Justin Trudeau as a PM, however, some politicians are more advanced in their thinking than others, when it comes to cannabis. The most promising candidate is certainly the Victorian MP, and leader of the SEX Party […]