Paul Stanford’s Activism in the News

For over 30 years Paul Stanford has been working to end marijuana and hemp prohibition.  He has appeared in hundreds of news stories and publications.  Listed below are some of the news stories about Paul Stanford’s activism.

News stories about Paul Stanford’s activism;

April 5th, 2016
Cannabis Radio: Learn from the real deal: The THC Foundation
http://www.cannabisradio.com/podcasts/hempresent/paul-stanford-of-the-thc-foundation/

March 29th, 2016
CounterPunch Magazine: Hemp, Cannabis and Marijuana: What’s the Difference?
http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/03/29/hemp-cannabis-and-marijuana-whats-the-difference/

2015
Interview of Paul Stanford in the Dutch magazine Soft Secrets
http://dpaulstanford.org/uncategorized/2015-soft-secrets-interview-with-paul-stanford/

March 13th, 2016
(Audio) Hempresent Interview of Paul Stanford by Vivian McPeak
http://www.cannabisradio.com/podcasts/hempresent/paul-stanford-of-the-thc-foundation/

February 22nd, 2016
Cannabis Now magazine: Activists Fight Changes in Oregon’s MMJ Program
http://cannabisnowmagazine.com/cannabis/medical/activists-fight-changes-in-oregon-mmj-program

December 6th, 2015
Cannabis Now magazine: Paul Stanford: 40-Year Cannabis Activist Reflects on Legalization
http://cannabisnowmagazine.com/current-events/legal/paul-stanford-40-year-cannabis-activist-reflects-on-legalization

November 25th, 2015
Newsweek: A Cannabis Crusader Brings the Fight for Legal Weed to America’s Heartland
http://www.newsweek.com/2015/12/04/cannabis-crusader-brings-fight-legal-weed-americas-heartland-397956.html

October 18th
OregonLive.com: Hempstalk boasts ‘better vibe,’ but still faces controversy in downtown Portland
http://www.oregonlive.com/entertainment/index.ssf/2015/10/hempstalk_2015.html

October 17th, 2015
Salem-News.com: 2015 Hempstalk Harvest Festival Kicks off Saturday at 10am
http://www.salem-news.com/articles/october172015/hempstalk-harvest-fest-bk.php

October 10th, 2015
TheWeedBlog.com: See Portland NORML At This Weekend’s Oregon Hemp Convention
http://www.theweedblog.com/see-portland-norml-at-this-weekends-oregon-hemp-convention/

October 8th, 2015
MarijuanaPolitics.com: Will Napster Co-founder Lead California’s Legalization Effort?
http://marijuanapolitics.com/will-napster-co-founder-lead-californias-legalization-effort/

September 21st, 2015
Salem-News.com: Hempstalk Harvest Festival Set For October 17-18th in Tom McCall Waterfront Park
http://www.salem-news.com/articles/september212015/oregon-hempstalk-2015-mb.php

September 10th, 2015
(Video): KATU News: Paul Stanford Discusses Legalization and Regulation of Marijuana
www.dailymotion.com/video/x35xbn5_paul-stanford-discusses-legalization-and-regulation-of-marijuana-katu-2_news

September 3rd, 2015
KOIN News: Hempstalk approved but smoke still hangs in the air
http://koin.com/2015/09/03/hempstalk-approved-but-smoke-still-hangs-in-the-air/

August 27th, 2015
Oregonlive.com:  Portland gives Hempstalk festival a third chance, approves 2015 waterfront event
http://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2015/08/portland_gives_hempstalk_festi.html

August 6th, 2015
Oregonlive.com: Hempstalk festival ‘will never surrender,’ leader appeals Portland permit denial for second time
http://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2015/08/hempstalk_festival_will_never.html

July 10th, 2015
Salem News: 710 Festival Bursts Its Seams and Moves to Keizer
http://www.salem-news.com/articles/july092015/710-festival-bk.php

July 1st, 2015
The Weed Blog: Thousands Turn Out For “Burnside Burn” Celebration Of Marijuana Legalization In Oregon
http://www.theweedblog.com/thousands-turn-out-for-burnside-burn-celebration-of-marijuana-legalization-in-oregon/

June 22nd, 2015
OPB: Oregon Pot Advocate: Medical Research Still Has Its Hurdles
http://www.opb.org/news/article/oregon-pot-advocate-medical-research-still-has-its-hurdles/

 June 8th, 2015
Hemp News: Stanford Urges Voters To Write Lawmakers, Protect Medical Marijuana

http://crrh.org/news/taxonomy/term/11584

June 2nd, 2015
(Video) Global Cannabis March 2015: Paul Stanford – End Prohibition
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kFhWFFhL-jQ

May 5th, 2015
Oregonlive.com: Phillip Leveque, early advocate for medical marijuana in Oregon, dies
http://www.oregonlive.com/marijuana/index.ssf/2015/05/phillip_leveque_early_advocate.html

May 1st, 2015
Washington: R76 NO Would Say NO To Ending Medical Cannabis Dispensaries
http://hemp.org/news/node/5259

March 29th, 2015
Oregonlive.com: After legalization, marijuana events fighting for a foothold in Portland
http://www.oregonlive.com/entertainment/index.ssf/2015/03/after_legalization_marijuana_e.html

February 2nd, 2015
Salem News: Oregon Farmers can Legally Grow Hemp as of Now!
http://www.salem-news.com/articles/february022015/oregon-hemp-farming-bk.php

November 11th, 2014
Hemp News: Willie Nelson Says Obama ‘May Be Happy’ About DC Marijuana Legalization
http://crrh.org/news/node/4298

October 7th, 2014
Wisconsin: Patients Receive Oregon Medical Marijuana Authorizations at Harvest Fest
http://crrh.org/news/taxonomy/term/8607

October 3rd, 2014
(Video) Hempstalk 2014: Paul Stanford – Support Measure 91, It’s Time to End the Drug War in Oregon
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZvtaPiuWaIU

September 25th, 2014
Hemp News: Portland Hempstalk Festival Moves to Tom McCall Waterfront Park This Weekend
http://crrh.org/news/category/cannabis/ngaio-bealum

September 8th, 2014
Oregonlive.com: Can Portland’s Hempstalk festival pull off a marijuana-free event at Tom McCall Waterfront Park?
http://www.oregonlive.com/portland/index.ssf/2014/09/can_portlands_hempstalk_festiv.html

August 14th, 2014
Willamette Week: So Many Pot Events, So Little Time
http://www.wweek.com/portland/blog-32037-so_many_pot_events_so_little_time.html

July 25th, 2014
(Video) KGW: Talk Box: Legalizing Marijuana in Oregon
http://www.kgw.com/videos/entertainment/television/programs/live-at-7/2014/07/25/12558432/

May 16th, 2014
Hemp News: Legalization Drive Rents 20 Billboards Across The State
http://crrh.org/news/content/oregon-legalization-drive-rents-20-billboards-across-state

April 17th, 2014
Eugene Weekly: The Future Flowers
http://www.eugeneweekly.com/20140417/news-features/future-flowers

March 25th, 2014
Oregonlive.com: Oregon marijuana legalization measure backed by national funders may soon begin petitioning
http://www.oregonlive.com/mapes/index.ssf/2014/03/oregon_marijuana_legalization_1.html

March 21st, 2014
Hemp News: LEAP’s Neill Franklin Supports Efforts To End Prohibition In 2014
http://crrh.org/news/taxonomy/term/945/0

March 13th, 2014
KGW: Oregon voters may face 3 marijuana initiatives
http://www.kgw.com/story/news/2014/07/26/12616594/

March 6th, 2014
Hemp News: Legislature Fails On Marijuana Legalization; Initiative Campaigns Promise A Solution
http://about-marijuana.com/oregon-legislature-fails-on-marijuana-legalization-initiative-campaigns-promise-a-solution/