Hawaii Empire Strikes Back Against Medical Cannabis. Senator Roz Baker Gets Revenge

Hawai'i state senator Rosalyn "Roz" Baker struck a mighty blow for the Female Empire last week. Local representatives of the Temperance Movement oppose cannabis reform. Ms. Baker introduced SB64, which stands for Scott's Bill 64. Scott's Bill prohibits an employer from discriminating against a person in hiring, termination, or term or condition of employment based … Continue reading Hawaii Empire Strikes Back Against Medical Cannabis. Senator Roz Baker Gets Revenge

Please Act Today: End Medical Marijuana Discrimination

Twenty years ago when badly injured, my doctor prescribed Vioxx. You've likely never heard of this pain-relieving drug. Although the FDA had approved this medication, the agency removed the "world's best-selling painkiller" from the market in 2004 after research showed Vioxx caused an increased risk of serious cardiovascular events, such as stroke and heart attack. … Continue reading Please Act Today: End Medical Marijuana Discrimination

Hawaii Senator Roz Baker Supports Killing Babies and Weeds

Rosalyn 'Roz' H. Baker is a 74-year-old politician, originally from Texas, who now lives in the gilded community of Lahaina on the island of Maui. Lahaina's popularity as a tropical getaway has made real estate some of the most expensive in Hawai'i, as many luxury homes and condos sell for more than $5 million. Senator … Continue reading Hawaii Senator Roz Baker Supports Killing Babies and Weeds

In Hawaii, H is for Hemp

On this Labor Day 2020, let's take a moment to raise thunderous applause and express our gratitude for all ESSENTIAL employees who have been providing our food, keeping us safe, ensuring the lights and water remain on, and for providing world-class medical care to those suffering C19. You're heroes in this Third World War. We … Continue reading In Hawaii, H is for Hemp

Cannabis THC Detection: HoundLabs Breathalyzer Release

OPEN LETTER: June 10, 2020 Cc: U.S. Representative Tulsi Gabbard Lt. Governor Josh Green, MD State Senator Roz Baker State Senator Mike Gabbard State Senator Laura Thielen State Representative Amy Perruso Candidate for State Representative Doni Chong (District 51) Kymberly Pine, Honolulu City Council District 1 Tommy Waters, Honolulu City Council District 4 Stephen Chang, … Continue reading Cannabis THC Detection: HoundLabs Breathalyzer Release

Hawai’i Rep Amy Perruso Demands Kapu Aloha

Kapu Aloha, as defined by Pua Case, is considered to have evolved from ceremony to political form in the 1990s due to marches like the 125th anniversary of the overthrow of the Hawaiian Kingdom in 1993 and Mālama Mākua movement in 1996. Kapu Aloha embodies the sacred and teaches one must act in reverence and respect … Continue reading Hawai’i Rep Amy Perruso Demands Kapu Aloha

Cannabis Countdown 2020

State legislative sessions are kicking off around the nation. Medical and Recreational Cannabis use for adults is an urgent issue in many states. If you're new to this policy battle, please remember sophisticated and woke players use the term "cannabis" rather than racist, xenophobic label "marijuana." For history, see Institutional Racism of Marijuana. There have … Continue reading Cannabis Countdown 2020

Support Cannabis for Opioid Use Disorder

To friends and colleagues, Aloha! We've got a big update to share and an ask to help us push this new momentum forward. Feel free to use my information or simply submit your own comments. All testimony must be received no later than October 15, 2019 at 4:30 p.m to be considered. The past three … Continue reading Support Cannabis for Opioid Use Disorder

University of New Mexico Study Confirms Cannabis Effective for Pain Treatment

New Mexico suffers the highest incidence of opioid OD and death in the nation west of Tennessee. University of New Mexico research on alternatives to opioid prescription drug use is world-class. I received my addiction and pain management training from the UNM School of Medicine. I hold seven certifications. After six highly-successful months of employment … Continue reading University of New Mexico Study Confirms Cannabis Effective for Pain Treatment

Goodness, Knowledge and Discipline

OPEN LETTER TO John Fielding, AltRes Director of Risk Management. AltRes manages some 30,000 employees and numerous companies in the State of Hawai'i. Aloha Mr. Fielding, I followed what my husband wrote yesterday. He shared your comments with me today. You and I both have something in common. From my understanding we both are of … Continue reading Goodness, Knowledge and Discipline