Thoughts on Marijuana 1

Marijuana is better for you than lighting up a cigarette. Cigarettes have things like tar and other unnatural things that will turn your lungs black and give you cancer, while marijuana doesn’t. The difference is a) marijuana affects you more, b) cigarettes are legal, and c) there are no deaths recorded that have come from Marijuana alone. However… Most street marijuana has been laced with other chemicals, like rat poison and other insecticides. These increase the feeling of intoxication. Obviously, if a chemical would kill another form of life, it would not be good for you. You need to suspect […]

Decriminalizing the weed in Belize 1

With  steady increase in use and a high number of people becoming criminals for simply possessing a stick of “herb” (notice that society does not really distinguish between the classes of criminals, they see criminals as criminals. Been to jail? You are a criminal.) and the large amount of money and man hours it takes to keep Marijuana illegal it only makes sense to decriminalize the thing. Marijuana or Weed as it is locally known grows wild in Belize and for a long time has been used as remedies for several ailments including Joint Pain (soaked in green rubbing alcohol). […]