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Cannabis Use for Self Discovery

Cannabis has been used for spiritual reasons for thousands of years. From ancient cultures using the psychoactive properties to intensify their spiritual experience, to philosophers using it to expand their perspective on issues of great importance. The Cannabis effect When people begin to smoke cannabis...

How the IRS is Expanding the Marijuana Industry by trying to Kill it

There is one player within the cannabis debate that isn’t mentioned much. I’m talking about the IRS of course!  Yes the “tax man” is using an antiquated Federal tax code to hike up taxes in order to kill marijuana businesses. In some cases, up to 90% of revenue can be taken by the Federal...

US Soldiers can Die for Freedom but Can’t partake in Freedom

How many brave men and women of the armed forces have bled on the battlefield fighting to preserve your freedom in America? How many have come back wounded, not only physically but psychologically as well? The US army has a strict policy against soldiers using cannabis, recreational and medical, and those...

What it means to be a “Cannactivist”

Cannabis consumers are no longer a small minority. In fact, there are more than 20 million active smokers in the US alone! In the rest of the world, there are always more “cannabis smokers” than any other “drug group” out there. That’s because cannabis is the most abused illegal substance in the...

The Dawn of Stoner – The Perceptive Evolution of the Cannabis Smoker

In the beginning of the 1900s, the “stoner” was relatively non-existent. There were some people eating hash mixed with opium, a few minorities smoking weed and that was about the sum of it. It wasn’t until Marijuana Prohibition that “Pot heads” and “reefer smokers” came into play. Throughout...

New Marijuana Song Tells The Truth About Our Government

I recently heard the new Ellen Bukstel song called “Who’s the pusher now”. A remarkable artistic demonstration that is, powerfully honest and brutally truthful, calling for the government to take a bow and admit that they are indeed the biggest drug pushers of all, getting us hooked on legal drugs...

Florida May Be the 24th Medical Marijuana State

The legal marijuana family is about to grow in the states by the end of the month, hopefully. Florida is currently voting for or against Amendment 2 to expand the use of medical marijuana in the state. This will allow more qualifying conditions and types of marijuana to be added to the Compassionate Care...

Marijuana Legalization In The United States At a Glance

On November 4, the people of Alaska, Oregon, and Washington, DC, will vote on whether or not to undo the reefer madness mistake of yesteryear, and follow in Colorado and Washington’s footsteps by going green and legalizing marijuana. While in Florida voters will have the opportunity to amend their...

Alaskan TV Reporter Quits On Live TV After Disclosing Cannabis Connection

In what has instantly become an online and YouTube sensation, Charlo Greene, a former reporter for KTVA-TV in Alaska, quit her job live on air Sunday night after revealing herself to be the owner of the Alaska Cannabis Club. After the station publically voiced its stance against medical marijuana Greene said...

First Legal Marijuana Customer Struggles to Find Steady Work

Spokane, Washington – The first person in the history of Spokane is struggling to find a job. By being the first resident to buy legal marijuana in the city back in July, Mike Boyer hoped to show the public that not all people who use marijuana are bad employees. After making state history Boyer gave an...

New York Senator Plans To Introduce General Legalization Bill

With medical marijuana becoming a reality in the Empire State just this past summer, some feel that the time to push for the legalization of general use marijuana is now. New York Senator Liz Kreguer, a democrat who has been representing Manhattan for over a decade, said Sunday that she will introduce a bill...

Princeton University Employee May Gain Right To Medicate on Campus

Princeton, New Jersey – A Princeton University employee who is one of the few residents in the Garden State with a medical cannabis card will continue to work for the prestigious Ivy League school following an internal dispute during which Donald DeZarn, a senior operations manager of Butler and Wilson...

Ohio Village Closes Loophole That Prevented Prosecution for Marijuana Possession

Granville, Ohio – A small village in central Ohio closed a cannabis loophole that was found in its village statutes Wednesday. The loophole, which was found in the Granville General Offense Code prevents patients with prior written cannabis recommendation from a state licensed physician from being...

New Rules May Limit Caregiver Access For Patients in Colorado

Denver, Colorado – Several hundred people and dozens of families who relocated to Colorado in order to take advantage of the states lax medical marijuana laws, may soon have a harder time finding access to the life saving treatment if news rules proposed by the state health department pass. The newly...

710 Pen Sets the Standard for Portable Vaporizing with Waxes and Oils

When it comes to receiving new products, presentation is everything – and the 710 vaporizer pen did not disappoint. Upon receiving the vaporizer, I was immediately enticed by the sleek matte black case with the signature 710 logo printed across it. As everyone knows, the number 710 turned upside down reads...

How to butcher the American Dream – Marijuana Prohibition

The American dream has been an inspiration to many people; some even cross perilous deserts to sneak into America’s back door for a mere sip of its splendor. However, if you ask the majority of Americans today whether the “American Dream” is alive and well, most would only stare down at the rotting...

United States the First Domino in Global Cannabis Legalization

Cannabis legalization is only a stone throw away. Every single day we can see more people jump on the legalization train and every day we see governments all over the world open their minds to the idea of legalization. While the subject has become very popular, there still is some resistance to the idea and...

Exploring one’s own consciousness – Cannabis rights

Have you ever wondered where an idea comes from? How your imagination can dream up a plethora of crazy and wild ideas seemingly from ‘nowhere’. The origin of thought has stumped philosophers, scientists and intellectuals for centuries and while we can all assume no one will ever know the origin of...

Debunking Prohibition Rhetoric: It’s not about the Children!

How many times have you heard about “the children” as an excuse for prohibition? I’m sure many times over. But if we actually take this claim at face value and compare it to the obvious failure of the War on Drugs then we begin to question whether the motives for keeping drugs illegal are truly about...

How “High” is a Marijuana Highway?

Recently a Kansas marijuana Advocacy group “Fire It Up Kansas” attempted to adopt a highway. Firstly, I would like to mention that this is an amazing idea and more advocacy groups should look into it. Not only would you have the ability to own a space where you publically can advocate the legalization of...

Marijuana and Professional Sports

Professional sports and cannabis have had their clashes throughout history. Many champions have had sponsorship deals removed, titles revoked and medals taken away. But the entire view on cannabis and sports is really distorted and doesn’t make too much sense. Cannabis doesn’t “enhance” your...

How Legalizing marijuana would end the Black Market: Comparing “Juan” with “Jerry”

The black market only exists because the substance is illegal. IF the substance was legal then the black market would simply be the market. Any non-market operations would have a difficult time competing with the lower prices of the market and not to mention advertisement space, quality, diversity and...

The Rise of Marijuana Billboards

The Marijuana Policy Project is pushing the boundaries with what is “accepted” in society by putting up some real cannabis billboards. Their recent endeavor once more caught media attention as they placed a 14-by-48 foot sign along the main boulevard to the Denver Sports Authority Field. The sign was...

Hemp Making Noise on the Political Scene

Hemp is by far humanities greatest crop and still highly illegal in many places in the world. We often hear stories about Marijuana while Hemp is usually hidden in the dark. In the US hemp was bundled along marijuana and is a Felony offense despite the fact that Hemp does not get you high. Hemp is purely...

Law Makers milking the Marijuana Cow

By clear definition Marijuana should no longer be listed as a Schedule I substance due to extensive medical research and countless patient testimonials received by those with medical marijuana cards. The empirical evidence in favor of marijuana legalization leaves us only with one question; Why hasn’t it...

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