Former Chief Claims That Marijuana Could Be the Path to Reconciliation

Oh, for the love of crumb-cake:

Former Assembly of First Nations chief Phil Fontaine says his pitch to produce medical marijuana on reserves is getting lots of attention from Indigenous communities hoping to get into a potentially lucrative industry.

About 100 First Nation communities and business interests are keen on the enterprise, he told the National Post this week, though some stigma remains around cannabis and its production.

  • Dana Garcia

    Somebody must have been high to come up with that loony idea.

  • Jaedo Drax

    Which indigenous societies engaged in farming prior to the 1500s?

  • SDMatt

    Ah, the “traditional” “native” custom of growing marijuana. Wait, who do they think they are? Palestinians and their made-up-on-the-spot “history?”.

    Well if it makes the Injuns too dopey to get in those stupid drum circles then I’m all for it.

  • JoKeR

    These are the best Chiefs that money can buy!

  • DavidinNorthBurnaby

    Big Chief say smoke-um pipe of peace. I say better that than they drink. Booze makes Indians crazy.

  • Minicapt

    They’ll call it the “New Sweetgrass”.


    • Editor

      I used to “smudge” my living room from time to time when I was younger.

  • Gary

    Not many people knew that Police Chief Blair and George Smithermen bought a nice piece of land North of Toronto with the expectations that the Federal Government and Ontario liberals would give them the Permit to grow pot to sell to the FEDS .

    It makes sense for why Chief Blair let Smithermen go free on any manslaughter charges when his hubby committed suicide from domestic abuse . Just months after the death Furious George was campaigning for Olivia Chow’s Mayoral race.
    Chief Blair went after the pro-life protester but ignored the violent pro-abortion thugs. he also did squat over the laws being broken during the PRIDE parade and some of the child-abuse by muslims that used children as shields or to hold up pictures of blood soaked corpses.

    Blair had his eyes on a Liberal MP seat and knew he had to be pro-child-abuse, pro pedophilia , islamophilic , support the LGBT2W , pro-choice , pro-illegals and condone pot smoking in pubnlic because he want to grow it and get rich over pricing ti to sell to Justin and Wynne.

  • kkruger71

    Wasn’t that the thought behind giving them casinos?

  • Barbara

    Look at Yemen….they made qat chewing table, grew less food over the years and spent afternoons sitting and chewing. Land owners who farmed made $.