united nations http://kalw.org en Cannabis News Roundup: 03.14.14 http://kalw.org/post/cannabis-news-roundup-031414 <p><strong><em>Attorney General &amp; UN critical of drug sentencing… Brown’s “pothead” comment rebuffed… More positive news for CBD treatments… Book event in Oakland… and more</em></strong></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><em>COPS &amp; COURTS</em></strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2014/03/14/us/politics/holder-endorses-proposal-to-reduce-drug-sentences.html">“Over reliance on incarceration is unsustainable” in drug sentencing: Attny. Gen’l. Holder</a></strong> // <em>NYT</em></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 18:43:37 +0000 Steven Short 40953 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: 03.14.14 Cannabis News Roundup: October 3, 2013 http://kalw.org/post/cannabis-news-roundup-october-3-2013 <p><strong><em>California ready to approve hemp productions, with federal approval&hellip; Canada overhauls their medical cannabis production plan&hellip; &ldquo;Little measurable effect&rdquo; for cannabis users concerning health needs&hellip;&nbsp; NORML moves closer to a Super Bowl ad&hellip; and more. </em></strong></p><p><strong><em>LEGISLATION </em></strong></p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 16:02:08 +0000 Steven Short 33922 at http://kalw.org Cannabis News Roundup: October 3, 2013 Your Call (December 20th): How far have we come in fighting global warming in 2012? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-december-20th-how-far-have-we-come-fighting-global-warming-2012 <p></p><p style="margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 14.0px Verdana"><span style="letter-spacing: 0.0px">On Your Call, Thursday December 20th we aired a pre-taped conversation looking back at climate change activism over the last year.&nbsp; What strides have we made? Where have we fallen short?&nbsp; The UN climate talks in Doha, Qatar this month didn’t seem to move the international community any closer to solutions.&nbsp; So what needs to be done?&nbsp; Can local actions make a difference?&nbsp; What are we facing for climate change in 2013? &nbsp;</span></p> Sat, 22 Dec 2012 20:50:00 +0000 Ali Budner 20914 at http://kalw.org Your Call (December 20th): How far have we come in fighting global warming in 2012?