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USSR pin awarded to farmers for “Mastery of Cannabis Breeding”

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Ted Reese is a Marxist and author of: Socialism or Extinction; Humanising Production; and The Thought of Henryk Grossman (May 2022). linktr.ee/grossmanite

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