Ottawa Ontario – The 4/20 marijuana rally on Parliament Hill attracted over nine thousand participants.
Yappers, a prominent Toronto band played original music during the warm sunny afternoon. A variety of speakers made comments from the steps of the Centre Block building.
Shortly after 4:20 PM, Tom Mulcair, member of Parliament and leader of the NDP, walked into a crowd of well wishers. They were eager to glad hand, have a quick chat and take selfies with him.
Today the Liberals announced they would legalize marijuana next spring. There were no incidents other than it was one of the largest crime sprees in Canadian history.
Roy Berger is a contributor to Fogel’s 2015 Underground Comic Book Guide.http://www.hippycomix.com/ and author of 2012 Rabbits http://www.amazon.ca/Rabbits-Happy-Apocalypse-Shortwave-Radio-ebook/dp/B005CBFR9G