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Jul
9

SUMMER PARTY!

Come join Ed Rosenthal and his wife Jane Klein for an afternoon and evening of drinks and music.The event will be casual, at a private residence and will be raising money for: JOSE GUTIERREZ – A longtime medical marijuana activist in Northern California, Jose was caught in a scuffle between federal agents and protestors in […]

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Jul
3

Celebrating Ginsberg

I was in New York for the Ginsberg Festival—held at Tompkins Square Park on the lower East Side. I got there too late for the Ginsberg show but the Low Life Festival, which was part of the program, had come on. The Park was rife with paintings and posters depicting Ginsberg or images that were evoked […]

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Jun
27

ASK ED MARIJUANA GROW TIP #43: DEALING WITH POWDERY MILDEW

POWDERY MILDEW: As you can see from the first photograph below, my plants were suffering from powdery mildew. I sprayed the plants with a solution of Ed Rosenthal’s Zero Tolerance Fungicide diluted slightly with 1 quart of water to a gallon of the fungicide, and added an ounce of Serenade® concentrate to the mix. I used a […]

May
11

Ignoring the Big Donkey in the Room

A couple weeks ago, Mitch Jesserich, the host of Letters & Politics, a Pacifica radio show, had author Paul Dickson as a guest. Dickson is an historical non-fiction author and was discussing the 1932 presidential election between incumbent Herbert Hoover and Franklin Roosevelt (FRR). On the show, the author mentioned that during the election FDR espoused more […]

Camp Justice (Photo Credit: AP Photo/Mandel Ngan, Pool)
May
9

MOCK TRIAL

To listen to the TV pundits or read news accounts of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed’s “trial”, you would think that he is some kind of nut. He’s violent, cunning, ruthless and dangerous, because he’s not nuts. The U.S. is producing a mock trial. All the rights of defendants guaranteed by the Constitution are being denied in […]

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Apr
26

ASK ED MARIJUANA GROW TIP #42: SPRING HAS SPRUNG

In the San Francisco Bay Area dawn arrived today at 6:01 and dusk fell at 8:17pm. The total daylight period was 14 hours and 16 minutes long. In two weeks it will be a total of 14 hours and 48 minutes. For most hybrids, especially most Sativa-Indicas the dark period is not long enough to […]