The 2015 book Chasing The Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs, is a New York Times bestseller. It’s also a scathing account of the trillion dollar, global drug war’s many policy failures. The book’s author, Scottish-born journalist Johann Hari, has traveled to over 18 countries to investigate drug criminalization. What heRead More
Generations of Americans – mostly people of colour – have been crushed by aggressive laws on marijuana. It’s time for that to change.
New Hampshire just became the 22nd state in the U.S. to eliminate the possibility of spending time behind bars for possessing small amounts of marijuana.
We all know more and more states are legalizing marijuana every year in the United States. But that doesn’t mean we’re all well-informed on exactly when legalization actually occurred in those states.
“All this bill does is give police the option of not treating someone with a little pot like a hardened criminal,” Rosenberg said.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Cannabis Culture contributor David Malmo-Levine’s open letter to Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould, the Liberal MP in charge of the policies of Justin Trudeau going forward or not.
CANNABIS CULTURE – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, on a stop in Vancouver yesterday, told the press that marijuana decriminalization is a “bad idea.”
CANNABIS CULTURE – NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair called on the Canadian government today to immediately decriminalize possession of marijuana.
This year could be big one for marijuana legalization
CANNABIS CULTURE – Chilean President Michelle Bachelet signed a decree last week to remove cannabis from the country’s official list of dangerous drugs.