2016 Global Marijuana March and 420 events
|Global Marijuana March and 4/20 signup.|
There are many GMM and 420 Facebook pages organizing cities and countries for GMM and 4/20. Search Facebook and Google+. Find more people, groups, and organizations via the GMM links box (many links in one place), and the GMM links page.
Share link: signup. Invite people to GMM and 420 events: Tag some of your friends in comments on relevant Facebook event messages and images.
|Facebook pages for Global Marijuana March and 420.|
|Featured GMM crowd photos over years.|
- April 20 and May 7, 2016, or thereabouts. See dates on 2016 flyers.
- 1 Top
- 2 Links
- 3 Africa
- 4 Asia
- 5 Europe
- 6 Oceania
- 7 Latin America
- 8 Nearby islands
- 9 Northern America
- 10 Free hosting
- 11 Links and graphics
- 12 Cannabis is safer
- 13 Categories
Share link: 2016. See also Facebook: 2016 events worldwide. and USA. . Vote for the planet. Vote for cannabis hemp. First: Register to Vote. Bring mail-in forms to rallies. Teach people how to register online. Learn about early voting.
The Global Marijuana March (GMM) is the first Saturday in May, or thereabouts. The six main demands: stop all cannabis arrests; stop the lies; release the medicine; heal the sick; end the prison state; Cures Not Wars. Links: GMM: photos, basic city lists, maps, detailed city lists, years, regions, nations, links, graphics. Google images: Crowds, flyers: Marcha da Maconha. And: Marche Mondiale du Cannabis. And: Marcha Mundial de la Marihuana. And: Global Marijuana March. Register to vote! Many cannabis issues on the ballot in 2016.
|This list may not be complete. Other national city lists may exist too.|
- Awesome 2016 photos: Fotos: la marcha por la legalización de la marihuana - Infobae.
- 420 event lists by year.
- See 2016 U.S. event page on Facebook. And: 2016 worldwide event page on Facebook.
- Heyevent.com. Event search: Global Marijuana March 2016 – Search.
- International 420 Events: Is Your City Hosting One?. Lists both 420 and Global Marijuana March events.
- Marijuana users celebrate the plant’s unofficial 4/20 holiday. Photos from 20 April 2016 events in USA and Canada.
- Facebook hashtags, Twitter, Google Plus, Pinterest.
- Google images: Crowds, flyers: Marcha da Maconha. And: Marche Mondiale du Cannabis. And: Marcha Mundial de la Marihuana. And: Global Marijuana March.
- ‘Free the weed’: Cannabis supporters protest globally for relaxation of marijuana laws. RT News. 8 May 2016.
Africa. Please create national 2016 city lists:
- South Africa. 2016: 420:   . GMM: Facebook: Global Cannabis March - Southern Africa.     .
- Note: Russia spans both Asia and Europe.
Asia. Please create national 2016 city lists:
- India. 2016: GMM: Facebook: India Global Cannabis March 2016 (Million Marijuana March).    event. .
- Indonesia. 2016: GMM: Many cities     . Event list. Event details . Makassar:   . Gresik: . Padang: . Jakarta: . Yogyakarta: . Surabaya: .
- Note: Russia spans both Asia and Europe.
Europe. Please create national 2016 city lists:
- France. 2016. GMM:   . Facebook: Marche Mondiale du Cannabis - France.      .
- Germany. 2016: 420:  . GMM: Many cities.   . . Facebook: Global Marijuana March Deutschland (multi-year), and 2016.
- Italy. 2016: 420:       . GMM: Facebook: Million Marijuana March Italia. Events. MillionMarijuanaMarch.info. Turin    . Rome.
- Portugal. 2016: GMM: Facebook: Marcha Global Pela Legalização da Marijuana em Portugal.       .
- United Kingdom. 2016: Cannabis Events Diary. UK and Europe. 420:      . GMM: .
Oceania. Please create national 2016 city lists:
- See nearby islands section farther down.
Latin America. Please create national 2016 city lists:
- Brazil. 2016: 420:       . GMM: Marcha da Maconha. Facebook: Marcha da Maconha.       .
- Mexico. 2016: 420:    . GMM: Facebook: Marcha Cannábica México.   .
Please create 2016 city lists for the islands:
Canada. Please create national 2016 city lists:
- Canada. 2016: 420:             . GMM:  .
United States. Please create state, regional, and nationwide city lists:
- United States. 2016: USA. 2016 Global Marijuana March and 420 city list. Facebook: USA. 2016 GMM-420 events by city.
States that have held 420 or GMM events in the past All 50 states and the District of Columbia have held GMM or 420 events in the past. Ask around about events via the Facebook and other pages linked from U.S. city and state pages.
- District of Columbia.
- New Hampshire.
- New Jersey.
- New Mexico.
- New York.
- North Carolina.
- North Dakota.
- Rhode Island.
- South Carolina.
- South Dakota.
- Texas. .
- West Virginia.
See: Free hosting.
Links and graphics
- GMM: photos, basic city lists, maps, detailed city lists, years, regions, nations, links, graphics. Google images: Crowds, flyers: Marcha da Maconha. And: Marche Mondiale du Cannabis. And: Marcha Mundial de la Marihuana. And: Global Marijuana March.
- Overall categories: 420 events and Global Marijuana March and 2016 Global Marijuana March.
- Category:Flat list of featured crowd photos.
- Category: Global Marijuana March graphics. Years, flat lists, and more.
Cannabis is safer
|Ronald Reagan, 1980 campaign speech 1: "Leading medical researchers are coming to the conclusion that marijuana, pot, grass, whatever you want to call it, is probably the most dangerous drug in the United States, and we haven't begun to find out all of the ill effects, but they are permanent ill effects. The loss of memory for example."|
- Obama correctly said that cannabis is safer than alcohol. See: Cannabis is safer. He also said marijuana should be treated more as a public health issue than a criminal one. And: Obama signals support for legalizing medical marijuana. . See video.
- USA. 1 in 10 deaths of working-age adults are alcohol-related (disease, overdose, car crashes, falls, violence, etc). 87,798 per year, 2006 to 2010. .
See longer article: Cannabis is safer.
- Imagine if Mitt Romney had been elected President in 2012 instead of Obama.
- Obama on marijuana legalization. . "My suspicion is that you’re gonna see other states start looking at this". The Washington Post. Jan. 22, 2015.
- Obama administration asks Supreme Court to reject lawsuit filed by Republican governments in Oklahoma and Nebraska to stop legal marijuana in Colorado . December 2015.
- See main article: Presidents alone can not reschedule marijuana.
Neither the president nor the Attorney General can reschedule marijuana by themselves.  . The two of them together also can not do so. See Wikipedia: Removal of cannabis from Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act. See "Process" section.
Since HHS (Health and Human Services) and the DEA (Drug Enforcement Administration) have again declined to reschedule or deschedule cannabis, then only Congress can do so. But Congress removed help for veterans: . And Congressional committee leaders refuse hearings on CARERS bill to reschedule cannabis. See: Medical Marijuana Advocates Rally to Loosen Restrictions. By Alicia Ault. 23 Mar 2016. Medscape.
- Wikipedia: Drug Enforcement Administration. See "Criticism" section.
- DEA Removes Marijuana Misinformation From Website After Months of Pressure. By Steve Elliott. Feb 13, 2017.
- DEA Pulls Back From Calling Marijuana One Of The 'Most Dangerous Drugs'. By Cody Fenwick. August 16, 2016. Patch Media
- The Science behind the DEA's Long War on Marijuana. 19 April 2016. Scientific American. Unless Congress acts, the DEA has final say on rescheduling or descheduling marijuana.
- Pot Matters: For Legalization, Set Your Sights on the Senate. 23 Mar 2016. By Jon Gettman. "it will be helpful, and indeed crucial, for advancing legalization for Democrats to take control of the Senate." Maybe in 2018?
- FDA Weighs in on Rescheduling Cannabis. By Ben Adlin. 28 Dec 2015. Leafly.