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Images of Cannabis Under the Microscope

Images of Cannabis Under the Microscope

Images - A stunning visual exploration of medicinal Cannabis Sativa and Cannabis Indica.

History of Cannabis and the Truth Behind Its Prohibition

History of Cannabis and the Truth Behind Its Prohibition

Film - This feature film about cannabis, True History of Marijuana, discusses the incredible number of uses for this amazing plant.

Cannabis, Consciousness and Common Sense

Cannabis, Consciousness and Common Sense

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.

Study Shows Cannabis 114 Times Safer Than Drinking Alcohol

Study Shows Cannabis 114 Times Safer Than Drinking Alcohol

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.

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Road to Cannabis Legalization in America

Road to Cannabis Legalization in America

Video – Here’s a short documentary explaining the reasons why the road to cannabis legalization in America is a long and winding one.

By January 20, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Your Body on Cannabis

Your Body on Cannabis

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.

By January 17, 2015 8 Comments Read More →
Differences Between Cannabis Sativa v. Indica Explained

Differences Between Cannabis Sativa v. Indica Explained

Infographic – What are the differences when it comes to plant structure, odor, effects and origins when comparing cannabis sativa to indica?

By January 14, 2015 2 Comments Read More →
Studies Show: Cannabis Kills Cancer

Studies Show: Cannabis Kills Cancer

Video – Since 1974, many studies have shown that cannabis has anti-tumor effects.

By January 7, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
The Global Drug War: Ten Critical Developments in 2014

The Global Drug War: Ten Critical Developments in 2014

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.

By December 30, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
Weed Oil with CBD Cures Epilepsy Seizures

Weed Oil with CBD Cures Epilepsy Seizures

Video – This video, taken from Discovery Channel’s Weed Wars, shows the effect that CBDs have shown to have on epilepsy.

By December 29, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Hemp: The World’s Most Versatile and Useful Plant

Hemp: The World’s Most Versatile and Useful Plant

Wes Annac – What’s the first thing that comes to mind when someone says the word ‘hemp’?

By December 23, 2014 2 Comments Read More →
5 Myths About Marijuana Debunked

5 Myths About Marijuana Debunked

Owen Poindexter – Here are five of the most popular arguments against cannabis legalization that are easily undermined by objective data.

By December 12, 2014 6 Comments Read More →
Watch as THC Kills Cancer Cells

Watch as THC Kills Cancer Cells

Video – Watch as the THC ingredient in marijuana kills cancer cells.

By December 11, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Don’t Forget Why Marijuana Legalization Is Winning

Don’t Forget Why Marijuana Legalization Is Winning

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…”

By November 19, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
10 Things You Didn’t Know About the History of Marijuana

10 Things You Didn’t Know About the History of Marijuana

Keri Blakinger, Substance Waking Times This article was originally featured at Substance.com and reprinted here with permission. Fancy yourself a connoisseur of all things weed? Then see whether this trip from ancient China to modern Alaska takes you anywhere unexpected. What do Sarah Palin, Barack Obama, Justin Bieber, Maya Angelou and well over 100 million […]

By October 9, 2014 3 Comments Read More →
7 Ways Cannabis Legalization Has Already Benefited Colorado

7 Ways Cannabis Legalization Has Already Benefited Colorado

Jeff Roberts, Collective-Evolution Waking Times January 1st 2014 saw the opening of the very first cannabis shop in Colorado as the cultivation, manufacture and sale of the controversial plant became fully legalized. Since then, the state has seen a lot of promising results. Laura Pegram of Drugpolicy.org wrote in her article, Six Months of Marijuana Sales: Positive Trends […]

By September 16, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Hemp-Based Batteries Could Change the Way We Store Energy Forever

Hemp-Based Batteries Could Change the Way We Store Energy Forever

Marco Torres, Prevent Disease Waking Times As hemp makes a comeback in the U.S. after a decades-long ban on its cultivation, scientists are reporting that fibers from the plant can pack as much energy and power as graphene, long-touted as the model material for supercapacitors. They’re presenting their research, which a Canadian start-up company is working […]

By August 18, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
6 Reasons To Juice Rather Than Smoke Cannabis

6 Reasons To Juice Rather Than Smoke Cannabis

Marco Torres, Prevent Disease Waking Times Juicing cannabis usually involves blending or pressing fresh plant material instead of buds that have been dried or aged. Some believe that raw cannabis should be treated as a dietary staple. Cannabis is one of the most versatile plants with few others matching its medicinal powers. Separating the myths from […]

By August 11, 2014 4 Comments Read More →
I Am Serving a 10-Year Mandatory Minimum for Marijuana in Colorado

I Am Serving a 10-Year Mandatory Minimum for Marijuana in Colorado

Eddy Lepp, Cannabis Now Waking Times Oh, the joy and heartbreak of being here in Colorado. It is somewhat ironic that the Feds would send me here, to the only state that has made sales of marijuana completely legal, not only for its own citizens but also those just passing through. I am serving a […]

12 Negative Aspects of Consuming Cannabis

12 Negative Aspects of Consuming Cannabis

Alex Pietrowski, Staff Writer Waking Times The progressing liberation of cannabis has been brought about by a surge in information on the positive medical and recreational benefits of this healing plant. There is a growing body of scientific evidence demonstrating how this plant can be of tremendous medicinal value in fighting and coping with many […]