Booker Introduces Marijuana Justice Act

Often people who are for cannabis prohibition overlook the social justice aspects of the federal prohibition of cannabis.  My hope is that even if you are against the use of cannabis that these facts that Senator Corey Booker (D) NJ points out would give you a framework to consider the cannabis issue in a different light.Continue reading “Booker Introduces Marijuana Justice Act”

End Federal Marijuana Prohibition

We have a chance to finally rid ourselves of the Federal Prohibition of marijuana. Representatives Tom Garrett (R-VA) and Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI) have introduced bipartisan legislation, HR 1227, to exclude marijuana from the Controlled Substances Act, thus leaving states the authority to regulate the plant how best they see fit.  You can read the billContinue reading “End Federal Marijuana Prohibition”

Pot and PTSD

It is usually not my practice to  republish articles that others have written but Prakash Janakiraman has written a very educational and well-researched position paper for the Marijuana Times.  This article deals with the medical efficacy of cannabis for PTSD. I hope you enjoy it. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a psychiatric disorder that occursContinue reading “Pot and PTSD”

Stoned Drivers

As I was looking through the paper (old school term for the internet) I came across this interesting article in Forbes.  In an age when research can be thrown around and misunderstood by some and purposely twisted by others the real question is: Do you believe in freedom? Stoned Drivers

Marijuana Smackdown I

Several weeks ago I saw an article published in a nationally recognized web-based magazine that approached marijuana legalization in a very irresponsible and intellectually dishonest manner.  At that time I said I would go through that article point by point.  I have changed my mind.  However, over the next few weeks, I will post severalContinue reading “Marijuana Smackdown I”

Coming Soon-The marijuana smack down!

Recently,  a popular online Christian website published an article about why teens should not smoke pot.  It was one of the most ludicrous, laugh out loud funny and journalistically dishonest pieces I have read in a long time.  Full disclosure I am a practicing follower of Jesus Christ.  Look for this article to come out sometimeContinue reading “Coming Soon-The marijuana smack down!”