Date: Saturday May 3rd, 2014
Location: Steele Indian School Park 300 E. Indian School Rd. (North West Corner of 3rd Street and Indian School Rd) Phoenix, AZ 85012
Summary: Activities will include a pro rally for cannabis at 4:20 PM- Just outside of the Steele Indian School Park on the NW corner of 3rd Street and Indian School in Phoenix, Arizona.
Rally Speakers will include John L. Mealer, the only gubernatorial candidate who is actively campaigning to legalize and decriminalize
marijuana and local marijuana attorney and activist, Thomas Dean, who authored the NORML Freedom Card. Also Democratic candidate for the US House in AZ District 4, Mikel Weisser and pro cannabis
advocate Dennis Bohlke who authored a ballot initiative to legalize cannabis in AZ. Informational Tables from Campaign Against Marijuana Prohibition (CAMP420), Phoenix Cannabis Coalition (PCC), the Human
Solution, Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP) and other pro cannabis organizations are expected along with local medical marijuana businesses who have accepted invitations.
After the rally, there will be a slowly paced, one mile, round-trip, march from 3rd street and Indian School—We will offer a moment of silence to the Veterans suffering with PTSD who might have been
helped from Dr Sue Sisley’s federally approved research. Arizona elected official Kimberly Yee chose science over politics and her actions are not forgotten as we march past the Phoenix VA Hospital today.
The march will double back to inside the park to gather for a peaceful picnic with music and games.
Participants are asked to “bring your Signs, your voices, your music and ART!”
Event is free and open to the public. All ages welcome, Under 18 welcome with parent or guardian.
“The Global Marijuana March also goes by the names of the Million Marijuana March (MMM) and the Global Cannabis March. The Global Marijuana March (GMM) is an annual rally held at different locations across the planet. It refers to cannabis-related events that occur on the first Saturday in May, or thereabouts, and may include marches, meetings, rallies, raves, concerts, festivals and information tables.”
Contact- Rain Baker, organizer for CAMP420 and “Arizona’s Original Medical Cannabis Farmers Market” in Phoenix