Kate Palbom
Kate Palbom is a Canadian writer and the founder of Oddball Communications. She asks a lot of questions. You can follow her on Twitter @KatePalbom.
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Dear Prime Minister: ‘Tis the Season to Discuss Cannabis Advertising

Canada’s Federal Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation has released their naughty-or-nice list of cannabis advertising rules. Let’s review!

Dear Justin: I Beg Your Pardons

Our Prime Minister pen-pal series continues, with a call for seasonally appropriate empathy for "cannabis criminals."

‘It’s Not an Event, It’s a Process’: MP Bill Blair Talks Cannabis Legalization

Blair anticipates the Government will announce an official ‘buy date’ within eight weeks of the Cannabis Act attaining Royal Assent.

Justin Trudeau, Cannabis Legalization Is Your Chance to Prove You Want to Empower Women

By making an effort to destigmatize cannabis use among women (including minority women), in the same you are trying to destigmatize women in senior government positions, you can teach Canadians to name, celebrate, and defend female agency.

‘Dear Justin’: A Loving Correspondence with the Prime Minister, Episode 2

I’m on your side, Justin. I really am. But if the new cannabis regime is to be effective, it must use tools grounded in good science and be practiced fairly. As of this writing, it does neither.

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‘It’s Not an Event, It’s a Process’: MP Bill Blair Talks Cannabis Legalization

Blair anticipates the Government will announce an official ‘buy date’ within eight weeks of the Cannabis Act attaining Royal Assent.

Justin Trudeau, Cannabis Legalization Is Your Chance to Prove You Want to Empower Women

By making an effort to destigmatize cannabis use among women (including minority women), in the same you are trying to destigmatize women in senior government positions, you can teach Canadians to name, celebrate, and defend female agency.

Dear Prime Minister: ‘Tis the Season to Discuss Cannabis Advertising

Canada’s Federal Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation has released their naughty-or-nice list of cannabis advertising rules. Let’s review!

Dear Justin: I Beg Your Pardons

Our Prime Minister pen-pal series continues, with a call for seasonally appropriate empathy for "cannabis criminals."

‘Dear Justin’: A Loving Correspondence With the Prime Minister, Episode 3

Canadians were looking forward to a decriminalized landscape and a loosened attitude about the ‘moral failings’ of humans who uses cannabis. Now we see that our government intends to make itself sole beneficiary of its former enemy by using greedy, hypocritical, and dare I say conservative ‘regulations.'

‘Dear Justin’: A Loving Correspondence with the Prime Minister, Episode 2

I’m on your side, Justin. I really am. But if the new cannabis regime is to be effective, it must use tools grounded in good science and be practiced fairly. As of this writing, it does neither.

‘Dear Justin’: A Loving Correspondence With the Prime Minister, Episode 1

To the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau: It feels like just yesterday you were campaigning with the promise to “legalize, regulate, and restrict access to marijuana” —and now, here we are! However...