Weed Not Greed Starts Nationwide Tour

 by lucy

Weed Not Greed, a cannabis legalization organization, has announced that they will start a nationwide tour on August 17, the goal of which is to increase marijuana visibility and educate communities about the benefits of ending marijuana prohibition.

The group also works to raise awareness for people who have been incarcerated due to marijuana related charges.  Ultimately, the goal of Weed Not Greed is to completely legalize the growing, consumption, sale, and possession of marijuana in the United States.

Activist David Krane spoke of the organization’s mission, stating, “We are making clear that our minds are the sovereign property of each individual, and the freedom to choose states of mind is as constitutional a right as freedom of religion and the pursuit of happiness.”

The tour will travel throughout the US over the course of two months.  Below is a schedule of the tour dates and locations:

  • Seattle Hempfest – Seattle, WA 8/17-8/19 (Fri-Sun)
  • Portland, OR 8/20 (Mon)
  • Sacramento, CA 8/21 (Tue)
  • San Francisco, CA 8/22 (Wed)​
  • ​Oakland, CA 8/23 (Thurs)
  • Los Angeles, CA 8/24-8/25 (Fri-Sat)
  • Las Vegas, NV 8/26 (Sun)
  • Phoenix, AZ 8/27 (Mon)
  • Denver, CO 8/28 (Tues)​
  • Kansas City, MO 8/29 (Wed)
  • Chicago, IL 8/30 (Thurs)
  • Detroit, MI 8/31 (Fri)
  • Cleveland, OH 9/1 (Sat)
  • New York, NY 9/2-9/3 (Sun-Mon)
  • Trenton, NJ 9/4 (Tues)
  • Philadelphia, PA 9/5 (Wed)
  • Democratic National Convention Charlotte, NC 9/6 (Thurs)​
  • Dover, DE 9/7 (Fri)
  • Baltimore 9/8-9/9 (Sat-Sun)
  • Annapolis, MD 9/10 (Mon)
  • Washington, DC 9/11 (Tues)

If you are interested in finding out more, visit the Weed Not Greed website.

7 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

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    kushjunkie420 said on Jun 27, 2012

    awesome now just needs to add a stop in Des Moines Iowa

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      KyzerSosay said on Jun 28, 2012

      With Chi moving correctly I am hoping that Illinois will go mmj (we all know they could use the money, with all their recent corruptions) and Iowa will have to follow suit. At least I hope they will, nothing would be worse then looking across the river knowing I am on the wrong side.

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    said on Jun 27, 2012

    dam to bad they couldn't stop down in San Diego but LA isn't very far to go

  3. 0

    Rey_Love said on Jun 28, 2012

    If there is any volunteering that needs to be done in NY/NJ. Please inbox me. I'd love to help!

  4. 0

    THATDRUMMERKID5 said on Jun 28, 2012

    Same here what @Rey_Love said NYC

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    CannaBudNC said on Jun 30, 2012

    Here in NC and cant wait for Weed Not Greed, Stop denying patients of there medicine and stand up for our rights

  6. 0

    said on Jul 4, 2012

    I feel you cannabud. I'm in nc as well man

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