Cannabis policy changes in Africa are positive, but small farms lose

[ad_1] Cannabis is a drug crop with a long history in Africa. Alongside coca and opium poppy, it has been subjected to international control for nearly a century. The International Opium Convention of 1925 institutionalised the international control system and extended the scope of control to cannabis. In 1961 a new international convention was adopted to replace the existing multilateral treaties for control of narcotic drugs. The prohibitionist framework it provided for control of cannabis…

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Baltic Pipe: Norway-Poland gas pipeline opens in key move to cut dependency on Russia

[ad_1] Leaders from Poland, Norway and Denmark have attended a ceremony in Szczecin to mark the opening of the new Baltic Pipe, a key stage in the drive to wean Poland and Europe off Russian gas. The pipeline will transport natural gas from the Norwegian shelf via Denmark and through the Baltic Sea to Poland. It is the centrepiece of a Polish strategy to diversify away from Russia that began years before Moscow’s February invasion of Ukraine triggered…

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How the Ritual of Journaling Can Create Clarity

[ad_1] I was struggling in the moment. It felt like my emotional walls were caving in, pressured between what I knew in my gut was right, but fearing the judgment and guilt that may come with it. I’d been here before. So, I broke open my journal and went back to revisit that point in time. When I looked back at that moment and what I’d written, it felt surreal. In that moment, my past…

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Rihanna Rocks Mini & Thigh-High Boots At Afterparty With A$AP Rocky – Hollywood Life

[ad_1] View gallery Image Credit: North Woods / BACKGRID Rihanna, 34, looked gorgeous during her latest outing! The singer rocked a gray mini dress and black thigh-high boots as she left the Rolling Loud Festival afterparty with her 33-year-old boyfriend, A$AP Rocky. She had some of her long hair pulled back with some loose parts in the front and added jewelry and a glamourous makeup look to the outfit. More AboutRihanna Rihanna’s look at the…

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Andor is One of the Highest Rated Star Wars Works

[ad_1] Photo: Collected Dani Di Placido’s Forbes article titled “Andor puts the rest of Disney+’s Star Wars to shame” is one of the best headlines we’ve read since the premiere of the new Disney series Andor. The journalist writes in her review that the series “really feels like it takes place in another world, in an interesting place filled with clunky retro-futuristic technology and clueless rebels; At times, it almost feels like Blade Runner, a…

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Netflix Tudum 2022: the biggest news and trailers

[ad_1] For a second year in a row, Netflix held a livestreamed event called Tudum to show off some of its biggest upcoming movies, TV shows, and now games. (Though the names are the same, this Tudum has nothing to do with the struggling fansite also managed by Netflix.) There were a few notable absences from the 2022 edition — I’m still waiting to hear or see something about season 2 of Arcane — but…

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In Defense of Dopamine: An Endocannabinoid Story

[ad_1] “In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson It’s sad – intellectually dishonest even. For some reason, dopamine always gets put in the neurotransmitter box labeled ‘addictions and stimulants’. But this little amine is so much more. When a kitten is born, she comes with an inborn tendency to lick herself for cleaning. But she doesn’t do a very good job at it, just nuzzling her paws…

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Fun, Safe and Creative Halloween Activities for Kids in Toronto

Do you struggle to come up with fun activities for kids during the spooky season? Don’t worry, you are not alone. With so many adults going crazy about costumes, creepy decorations and scary movies, it’s easy to overlook and undervalue the importance of keeping things appropriate and age-appropriate for children. Instead of letting your kid have only negative associations with October 31st from hereon, why not inject some wholesome fall activities into their routine? Here…

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Ukraine war crimes: UN experts present evidence

[ad_1] GENEVA – A team of experts commissioned by the UN’s top human rights body to look into rights violations in Ukraine said Friday its initial investigation turned up evidence of war crimes in the country following Russia’s invasion nearly seven months ago. The experts from the Commission of Inquiry on Ukraine, mandated by Human Rights Council earlier this year, have so far focused on four regions — Kyiv, Chernihiv, Kharkiv and Sumy. Presenting their…

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Top 5 Places To Get Breakfast In Toronto, Canada

There’s nothing like starting your day with a healthy and nutritious meal to fuel your body. Breakfast is the most important meal of the day after all! But, finding a place that serves tasty and wholesome breakfast can be challenging especially if you live in the city where everything closes early. Fortunately, there are many places in Toronto that serves amazing breakfast so you won’t have to miss out on this essential meal. Whether you’re…

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