Monthly Archive: May 2017

On April 26, 2017, the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA), together with some of its strongest supporters, gathered to celebrate the career and resignation of the organization’s Founder and Executive Director, Ethan Nadelman. Tears were shed by family and friends alike, as DPA staff recounted the manner by which Nadelman, a New York native, championed drug […]
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I am so thrilled to have another guest post from a fellow mom named Jennifer Landis and to hear her thoughts about how parents can end the stigma of recreational marijuana use. I wholeheartedly believe that parents, and particularly mothers, will be a huge part of not just ending the stigma, but also end […]
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We have been following the legislature in Vermont particularly closely this session as you can see by our articles here and here. The Marijuana Policy Project (MPP) released this news about the marijuana legalization bill circulating through both the Vermont State Senate and House that has been approved and is now en route to […]
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We have done several posts regarding cooking with cannabis, and here is another one about how to make cannabis maple candy from a guest author. She has explained her purpose and reason for sharing this recipe quite articulately: I believe we’ve only seen the tip of the iceberg when it comes to how many ways […]
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HB 2107 Advances Through Texas House of Representatives We have been monitoring various State Congresses across the U.S. and what cannabis policy-related bills they have circulating through them this legislative session. One of the biggest surprises for me personally is legislative action and support we are seeing in the state of Texas. We are thrilled […]
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A sweeping new report by BDS Analytics finally illustrates who is buying marijuana and for what reasons, with immense implications for topics like women’s health and wide range of industries. These findings come at time where lifting the canna-stigma and continuing to hold the line on cannabis policy reform might be more critical than ever. […]
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As legal weed becomes more and more prevalent in the U.S., so do the options for gifs for those of us who like to consume cannabis. Being a regular cannabis consumer myself, it is always exciting for me to see what is new and what is best out there on the market for gifts. While […]
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The Cultivation Classic is the world’s ONLY cannabis competition event that is exclusively for ethically-grown product free of pesticides, defining craft and celebrating community. This event is held in Portland, Oregon and is coming up on May 12th (this Friday!) and is not to be missed whether you are a consumer, an industry professional, or an […]
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