Spam Alert! Rethinking Hemp

Discussion in 'Current Events' started by wkmac, Jun 18, 2009.

  1. wkmac

    wkmac Well-Known Member

    And I'm not talking about smoking it either. Interesting piece from Alternet on the subject of Hemp and it's many uses.

    Help Save the Earth, Time to Subsitute Hemp for Oil

    As I read this article, I couldn't help but think that the actions of gov't in the 1930's wasn't really about protecting the public's moral welfare but in reality about using gov't to protect priviledged monopolies and cartelize business to the benefit of both big gov't and big business.

    Not much has changed has it?