Alex Pietrowski – Heart surgeon’s statement regarding the medical establishment’s approach to treating heart disease causes a ripple in the medical industry.
Bauer Marshall – Indiana’s controversial law, Religious Freedom Restoration Act, has indirectly paved the way for the First Church of Cannabis.
Video – Here are the states that are expected to make marijuana legal for adults by 2019.
Ethan Indigo Smith – It’s high time to stop the suppression of the spiritual potential of cannabis.
Video – It turns out that THC is not alone. Cannabis is packed with cannabidiol compounds, CBDs, similar to THC but just a little bit different.
Images – A stunning visual exploration of medicinal Cannabis Sativa and Cannabis Indica.
Film – This feature film about cannabis, True History of Marijuana, discusses the incredible number of uses for this amazing plant.
Wes Annac – Anyone who researches cannabis and spirituality will find consistent advice to use it respectfully, in a proper setting and with the proper intentions.
Marco Torres – We have been led to believe that marijuana is a dangerous and addictive drug that destroys lives and is a far greater risk than other recreational drugs such as alcohol.
Video – Here’s a short documentary explaining the reasons why the road to cannabis legalization in America is a long and winding one.
Video – A short documentary that gives an overview of cannabis varieties, modes of consumption, as well as its positive and negative effects on the body.
Infographic – What are the differences when it comes to plant structure, odor, effects and origins when comparing cannabis sativa to indica?
Video – Since 1974, many studies have shown that cannabis has anti-tumor effects.
Nick Alexandrov – As criticism of the world’s war on drugs grew louder, legalization and prevention made some strides—even as violence, poverty and other social ills afflicted countries from Mexico to Greece to Ukraine to China.
Video – This video, taken from Discovery Channel’s Weed Wars, shows the effect that CBDs have shown to have on epilepsy.
Wes Annac – What’s the first thing that comes to mind when someone says the word ‘hemp’?
Owen Poindexter – Here are five of the most popular arguments against cannabis legalization that are easily undermined by objective data.
Video – Watch as the THC ingredient in marijuana kills cancer cells.
Maia Szalavitz – “The magnitude of the change is hard to understand without knowing a bit of recent history—and if we are going to continue to move toward rational drug policy…”
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