As you might imagine, regular Blunt Truth columnist Mike Cann needed a break after more than two days of nonstop partying. The Freedom Rally, though a certifiable force of good, can take its toll on mortals, and so we told Mike we would fill this space with all our memories remaining from the glorious 25th anniversary of the mighty MassCann tradition. Continue reading
With the 25th Annual Boston Freedom Rally scheduled for this Saturday and Sunday (Sept 13 and 14) on Boston Common, we figured now is a kind time to consult with a couple of rally veterans about the city’s recently enacted smoke and vape fine.
With last year’s media attention rightfully focused on that silly excuse – and with a new mayor who has campaigned on streamlining the permitting process – there are some signs that things will go smoothly, though you never really know. Continue reading
Barring divine intervention, Massachusetts will vote on legal pot in 2016. But what will “legalization” mean? Will it be legal for you and me to grow dope in our homes? Or will growing dope only be legal for the owners of pot stores and marijuana dispensaries? Continue reading
Of all the evidence suggesting the stigma against cannabis has shifted, one should especially look to the fact that old records related to the early grassroots movements for grass are now in high demand. Continue reading
Naturally, as the Arroyos have a track record of holding office with integrity, Blunt Truth approves of Felix D.’s candidacy. Continue reading
Almost a decade ago, Derek “Deek” Diedricksen was the local rock radio jock who I could always count on to support local pot reform … I caught up with my old friend to ask about his meteoric career change. Continue reading