|Poll. US voters support single payer Medicare-for-all 51 - 38 percent. As do doctors. See: Australian single payer. And: It costs less. Bernie Sanders videos: A Republican senator challenged a Canadian doctor on their single-payer health care. 2. Chart: Portugal's drug decriminalization. 2.3. And:|
|A or F? How Congress scores on marijuana. 2. By Danielle Keane, NORML political director. 2016. "Of the 233 Democrats in Congress, 208 members (89.3 percent) received a passing grade of a 'C' or higher. Of the 302 Republicans in Congress, 102 members (33.8 percent) received a passing grade of a 'C' or higher." For your state see: Congressional Scorecard. NORML. Grading was based upon members' voting records.|
|Global Marijuana March links.|
See GMM: basic city lists, detailed city lists, graphics, photos, maps, regions, links, years. Google images: Crowds, flyers: Marcha da Maconha. And: Marche Mondiale du Cannabis. And: Marcha Mundial de la Marihuana. And: Global Marijuana March.
|2017, 2016, 2015 Global Marijuana March. Crowd photos.|
31 cities signed up for the Saturday, May 1, 1999 Global Marijuana March.
The Global Marijuana March (GMM) is also known as the Million Marijuana March (MMM). GMM events worldwide are held the first Saturday in May, or thereabouts. For many photo, video, media, and report links go to the GMM and GMM links pages.
MMM 1999 city list Edit
31 cities worldwide for the first international Million Marijuana March on May 1, 1999!
- Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
- Amarillo, Texas, USA
- Amsterdam, Netherlands
- Atlanta, Georgia, USA
- Auckland, New Zealand
- Austin, Texas, USA
- Burlington, Vermont, USA
- Chicago, Illinois, USA
- Cleveland, Ohio, USA
- Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
- Eureka, California, USA
- Houston, Texas, USA
- Johannesburg, South Africa
- London, England, UK
- Los Angeles, California, USA
- Madison, Wisconsin, USA
- Melbourne, Australia
- Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
- Montreal, Quebec, Canada
- New York City, New York, USA
- Nimbin, Australia
- Oslo, Norway
- Prague, Czech Republic
- San Francisco, California, USA
- Seattle, Washington, USA
- Tampa, Florida, USA
- Tel Aviv, Israel
- Tucson, Arizona, USA
- Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
- Washington, District of Columbia, USA
- Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Sources for city list Edit
The 31 cities were compiled from several articles and reports:
1999 MMM. Village Voice article on New York City MMM. Mentions Prague. Also, Winnipeg, Canada. May 5-11, 1999 Village Voice. "Smoke and Jeers. Million Marijuana March Protests NYC's Record-High Pot Arrests." By Jennifer Gonnerman.
1999 MMM. High Times article lists 25 cities.
1999 MMM. FoM (of CannabisNews.com) compiled many reports from cities worldwide. Also, reports for additional cities not found on other 1999 city lists. Such as for Amarillo, Detroit, Eureka, and Houston.
- freedomtoexhale.com/mmm99.htm - Feb 22, 2003 archive and Feb 6, 2012 archive. See index of all archives by date.
1999 MMM article. Another city mentioned: Tel Aviv.
1999 MMM rally reports, photos, etc Edit
Google search of CannabisNews.com -- Note that the MMM phrase or the year may be from a comment, and not from the article itself.
New York City. Comments and many photos. Click links for pages 1 through 7 at the bottom of the left column.
High Times article.
London and around the world. Rally reports.
- http://groups.yahoo.com/group/mmmreports/message/28 and
- http://web.archive.org/web/*/*http://www.schmoo.co.uk/london.htm and
- http://web.archive.org/web/*/*http://www.schmoo.co.uk/cannabis/london.htm and
- http://web.archive.org/web/20000306041738/www.schmoo.co.uk/webcam.htm -Panorama photo.
Seattle, Washington, USA. Over the day 4000 people marched and/or rallied.
- Report: http://cannabisnews.com/news/1/thread1294.shtml
- Video: http://www.crrh.org/hemptv/misc_smmm.html