Thanks Dana Larsen, you’re awesome!
And say, why are people wanting to “check-out early?”
“A well-known advocate for marijuana legalization has sent a sample to every Liberal MP to “refamiliarize” them with the substance’s “pleasant effects” — and remind them to keep their election promises.
Dana Larsen — a founding member of the Marijuana Party who went on to run federally for the NDP and contest the B.C. NDP leadership — mailed all 184 federal Liberal MPs a gram of dried marijuana along with a copy of his new book Cannabis in Canada – The Illustrated History.
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“Since they are soon to be legalizing cannabis it is a good time for them to learn about the history of how cannabis is such an important part of our country’s history,” Larsen wrote to Radio-Canada.
“I included a gram for them because it is also a good time for them to refamiliarize themselves with the pleasant effects of cannabis, and to remember why so many Canadians enjoy using cannabis for medicine and relaxation.”