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Philippine Anti-Drug Strategy: 'Kill Them All'

Thirty-three countries have laws that authorize the death penalty for drug offenses. The Philippines is not one of them. But since Rodrigo Duterte …

Crime

9 Uses For Hemp You Won’t Learn From Mainstream Media

27th July 2016<p><i>These are the most newsworthy benefits of industrial hemp corporate media won’t teach you about.</i><p>Although the negative stigma associated …

Sustainability

WikiLeaks: Alcohol Industry Bribed Congress To Denounce Cannabis

Newly leaked information reveals that officials in some of the top alcohol companies in America spent money on persuading members of Congress to pay …

Government

What Malia Obama Getting Caught Smoking Weed Tells Us About the Drug War

August 11, 2016 <b>|</b> Alice Salles<p><b>(</b><b>ANTIMEDIA</b><b>)</b> When celebrity website Radar Online shared a video of Malia Obama allegedly smoking marijuana at …

Malia Obama

You Need To Know How Weed Helps Keep Your Lungs Healthy

SHARE<p><b>Cannabis smokers face a lot of flack for their preferred consumption method. We’ve known for a long time that smoking tobacco causes a variety</b> …

Health

The Media and Lady Stoners: Are Times Finally Changing?

SHARE<p><b>It’s a good time to be a lady stoner. Now, more than ever before, women are coming out of the woodwork to support marijuana reform. However,</b> …

Marijuana

6 Plants Other Than Cannabis That are High in Healing Cannabinoids

<b>Categories</b>Cannabis & Hemp, DNA, the Brain & The Human Body, Health, Health & Medical, Natural Alternatives, Plants and Agriculture, Recommended …

Health

Beyond THC And CBD: The Health Benefits Of Terpenes

<i>This piece first appeared in</i> <i>Cannabis Now</i>.<p>Terpenes are the essential oils found in cannabis that create the fragrances and mental effects of different …

Naturopathic Medicine

This video of Minecraft's Acid Interstate will make you piss your pants

This Minecraft Acid Interstate video will make you feel like you just had a LSD overdose.<p>When’s the last time you took a gnarly acid trip? Like for …

Minecraft

Patent No. 6,630,507: Why the U.S. government holds a patent on cannabis plant compounds

It may not have quite the same ring to it as a certain seven-digit phone number made famous by a 1980s pop hit, but 6,630,507 has become …

Marijuana

Latinos hold the key to pot legalization, but will people of color share in its economic riches?

The town hall meeting, in a cavernous garage on an industrial side street in Gardena, was billed as an opportunity to learn about cannabis from some of the industry’s experts.<p>I assumed there would be strong arguments made in favor of Proposition 64, the November ballot initiative to legalize …

Marijuana

A doctor’s take on pot: Marijuana shouldn’t be grouped into the same category as more dangerous drugs

We rarely worry about marijuana. So why is it still a Schedule I drug?<p><i>This article was originally published by Scientific American.</i><p>On August 11th, the Drug Enforcement Administration announced its decision to keep marijuana classified as a Schedule I drug. The federal government has historically …

Marijuana

Boulder County: More marijuana, lower prices

The price of pot is going down, way down, as more people launch large-scale industrial grow operations to supply the state’s dispensaries and makers …

Marijuana

Designer drugs kill man found at Nederland pot grow house

The Boulder County Coroner’s Office ruled Friday that a Nederland man found dead outside a home that had been used as an illegal marijuana grow …

Marijuana

In Opinion: War on Drugs—Is it time to bring back the opium dens?

<i>This article</i> <i>first appeared on the Foundation for Economic Education site.</i><p>In Victorian literature, the drug of choice was opium, imbibed through water …

Opium

Pot plants on display at Oregon State Fair in a first

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A display of living pot plants is on display at the Oregon State Fair and organizers say it marks a first for any state fair in the nation.<p>The exhibit of nine marijuana plants is sponsored by the Oregon Cannabis Business Council and will run through Sept. 5 in Salem.<p>Oregon voters …

Cannabis

N. Korea threatens to fire at US, S. Korea troops' lights

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Saturday threatened to aim fire at the lighting equipment used by "provocative" American and South Korean troops at a truce village inside the Demilitarized Zone that divides the two Koreas.<p>The North's Korean People's Army accused U.S. and South Korean …

The Mainstreaming of Psychedelics

From MDMA as a treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder to Ketamine for beating depression, there's a psychedelic revival afoot, one that is …

Psychedelia

Prize-Winning Pot: Top Marijuana Plants Debut At Oregon State Fair

This week, Nathan Martinez’s family will head to the Oregon state fair to view the prize-winning plants he’s hydroponically grown and lovingly …

Cannabis

Spain Finally Decriminalizes Marijuana

This makes perfect sense. Why doesn’t the American government follow suit and legalize all plants?<p>Praguepot reports that, “You can now legally grow …

Marijuana

"A Training in Violence:" Connecting the Dots Between Frances's "War on Drugs" and Jihadism

Charlie Hebdo attack, Paris<br>Photo Credit: Creative Commons/Wikimedia<p>For two years now, the world has been watching as France is subjected to the most …

Crime

If California Legalizes Marijuana, It Would Be a $6 Billion Industry, Report Says

The question is on the ballot in November<p>Legalizing recreational marijuana in California could create a $6.46-billion market for legal use of the drug by 2020, according to a new report.<p>The projection, from the Arcview Market Research, comes in advance of a November vote on legalization in the …

California

LePage Says 'Most' Drug Dealers Arrested In Maine Are Black Or Hispanic

The Portland Press Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2bJ1pHO) the Republican governor made the reference Wednesday at a town hall in North Berwick. A …

Maine

Peter Thurley: New medical marijuana regulations don’t pass the smell test

The federal Liberals recently unveiled new medical marijuana regulations, in order to meet guidelines set out by the Supreme Court of Canada. With …

Canadian News

Yoga and a Cannabis-Paired Brunch Prepared by Chef Hosea Rosenberg

That can be part of your Sunday morning too<p>Who says pot can't be part of an elegant event with a sporty edge? On Sunday, August 28, a <b>cannabis-infused yoga brunch</b> brings together premium cannabis products (flower, edibles, extracts), the culinary skill of chef <b>Hosea Rosenberg</b> of Blackbelly Market and …

Yoga

Council tricked into watering cannabis plants in public flowerpots for 20 years

A man who runs a hemp shop in Glastonbury has been surreptitiously dropping cannabis seeds into public flower displays for two decades, thereby …

Marijuana

It’s Not Legal Yet: Nearly 500,000 Marijuana Arrests in California in the Last Decade

marijuana arrest<p>A report released today by the Drug Policy Alliance finds that there were nearly half a million marijuana felony and misdemeanor …

Marijuana

Public Banks Could Break the Impasse Over Marijuana Money

Cannabis reform is sweeping the US but the lucrative multibillion dollar market is forced to use a cash-based system to work around federal banking …

Marijuana

LSD: the new breakfast of champions? Take a trip inside the world of microdosing

Under pressure to perform, Silicon Valley champions are taking tiny hits of LSD before heading to work. Are they risking their health or optimising it?<p>It's 7am on a sunny Friday in a shared house in the sleepy San Francisco neighbourhood of Richmond. Flatmates buzz in and out of the kitchen as Lily …

LSD