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By Lorenzo | Items of interest for the Tribe.

How America's Idiotic Drug Prohibition Helped Kill Philando Castile and Give the Policeman Who Killed Him an Excuse to Walk Free

The Minnesota cop who was acquitted last week of killing Philando Castile used the fact that he smelled marijuana in the car as part of his defense. …

Policing

Jeff Sessions Is Misleading Congress to Advance His Inhumane War on Medical Marijuana

The attorney general conflates therapeutic cannabis with the opioid epidemic and attempts to tie it to a potential long-term uptick in violent crime.

Liberal POV

The Great Marijuana Debate -- Your Life May Depend on it

<i>"Good people don't smoke Marijuana"</i> - *Attorney General Jeff Sessions<p><i>"Mr Sessions stands against an overwhelming majority of Americans and even,</i> …

What happens to your body after you stop smoking marijuana?

As America becomes more comfortable with the idea of legalizing marijuana, research shows that the number of weed smokers has never been higher. …

Liberal POV

Rand Paul and Al Franken Are Teaming Up to Protect Medical Marijuana from Jeff Sessions

Their bill would protect states that allow medical marijuana from any federal interference and remove current obstacles to medical marijuana research.

Al Franken

Pot use up on college campuses in legal weed states

Pot Use up on College Campuses in Legal Weed States Marijuana use among underage students on college campuses in Oregon—one of the first states to …

Cannabis

Rand Paul and Al Franken are teaming up to protect medical marijuana from Jeff Sessions

We learned on Tuesday from a leaked letter that Attorney General Jeff Sessions wants Congress to get rid of the current rules that prevent the …

Cannabis

Jeff Sessions Should Learn from the Past Mistakes of Fighting the Drug War

Click here for reuse options! Using mandatory minimum sentencing was a proven failed policy that became a poison to the criminal justice systemIn the …

Prison

Rare Footage Shows US and British Soldiers Getting Dosed with LSD in Government-Sponsored Tests (1958 + 1964)

We’re usually right to reserve judgement when it comes to conspiracy theories. But the reason they often sound plausible is a compelling one: What we …

Drug War Outrage: Students Sue After Entire High School Illegally Groped and Molested by Cops

Police groped students' genitals and publicly humiliated them in an illegal and fruitless drug raid of an entire high school. Now the other shoe …

Liberal POV

The 10 Deadliest Drugs in the U.S.

These are the drugs involved in the massive wave of overdose deaths sweeping the country. Drugs are one of the single greatest medical innovations, …

Liberal POV

Samantha Bee Nails Jeff Sessions and the Trump Administration's Sadistic War on Drugs

"Sessions doesn't realize that prison sentences aren't like penises. Longer isn't always better."As all of America prepared for James Comey’s …

Samantha Bee

Jeff Sessions’ Drug War Hits Users & Abusers With Equal Force

This country will start to care about the rights of Casual Drug-Using Americans when we stand up and vote as if weed really matters.<p>The oppressed minority that no major politician will stand up for is the Casual Drug-Using American. That’s about 20 million people, according to the most recent …

Cannabis

Stressed out? Smoking this much weed can calm you down

We all deal with some form of stress, whether it’s during a job interview, or a public speaking task. There are several coping techniques, such as …

Liberal POV

Why kids who go to private schools do drugs

Sending your kids to private school might get them into better universities, but it could also lead them to problems with drugs and alcohol. …

Schools

VIDEO: What Happens When You're Drunk AND Stoned at the Same Time?

The guys at ASAP Science take on this burning question in an entertaining, science-based, 2 minute 20 second video. Enjoy.Drug and public health …

Liberal POV

The Astounding Size of the Marijuana Economy Dwarfs 10 of America's Most Popular Food and Drink Staples

Legal pot sales alone swamp some surprising product lines, but when you add in estimated black market sales, marijuana is a real monster.Marijuana is …

Cannabis

Deported for Smoking Marijuana? Trump's Taking America Back to the Bad Old Days of the Drug War

Click here for reuse options! There exists a wicked synergy between the war on drugs and the war on immigrants.This May, Immigration and Customs …

Immigration

Silk Road’s Ross Ulbricht loses bid to void conviction, life sentence

A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld the conviction and life sentence of Ross Ulbricht, the accused mastermind behind the Silk Road online …

Liberal POV

Not-so-high anxiety: States move fast to protect pot industry from AG Jeff Sessions

WASHINGTON — If a whiff of uneasiness hung over the trade show that drew thousands of marijuana entrepreneurs here this month, it wasn’t because they …

Jeff Sessions

How Alcoholics Anonymous Psychologically Abuses the Marginalized

In some ways, AA helped me. But as an afrolatin trans woman, it also hurt me.<i>“My name is Princess and I’m an alcoholic!”</i><i>“Hi, Princess!”</i>This …

Liberal POV

4 Reasons You Should Grow Your Own Pot Plants

It's planting time right now for outdoor growers. If you're trying to convince yourself you should join in, we're here to help."Guru of Ganja" Ed …

Gardening

Fact Versus Fiction: Three New Scientific Studies That Debunk Conventional Marijuana Myths

Fear-mongering headlines claiming that marijuana use causes birth defects, heart-attacks, and psychosis are common in the mainstream media. But newly …

Research

Cannabis May Help Rejuvenate Aging Brain and Ward Off Dementia

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Regardless of your views on the pros and cons of recreational marijuana, the body of scientific evidence about its medicinal value is …

How Smoking Weed Can Help Ease The Crack Epidemic

<i>May 19, 2017</i><p>North America is in the midst of a drug overdose disaster. In British Columbia, Canada, where nearly 1,000 people died of overdose in …

Vancouver

WATCH: Psychedelics Could Impact the Future of Humanity

In a new mini-documentary (posted below), researchers, artists, therapists, students and other participants in the international Psychedelic Science …

Liberal POV

Here are the best ways to smoke pot for different occasions

Q&A site Quora. Photo: Quora This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Victoria Weaver. Well the best way to use marijuana is in a …

Liberal POV

The Man Who Made Orange Sunshine: Remembering Acid Chemist Nick Sand (Watch)

Nicholas Sand died over the weekend at the age of 75. He deserves to be remembered for his role in ushering in the psychedelic revolution of the …

Liberal POV

How smoking weed can help ease the crack epidemic

North America is in the midst of a drug overdose disaster. In British Columbia, Canada, where nearly 1,000 people died of overdose in 2016, officials …

Liberal POV