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How the Drug War Creates Collateral Damage

88-year-old Bob Wallace, and his 85-year-old girlfriend, Marjorie Ottenberg fell in love 35 years ago backpacking to the tops of the highest peaks in the world. Wallace is a Stanford educated engineer and Ottenberg is a former chemist and…

US President and Genius Quotes on Hemp

"Two of my favorite things are sitting on my front porch smoking a pipe of sweet hemp, and playing my Hohner harmonica." "Prohibition. . . goes beyond the bound of reason in that it attempts to control a man's appetite by legislation…

Rise of Marijuana Dispensaries in Canada

The recent developments in legal mandates surrounding marijuana usage in Canada come from a history that depicts introduction, prohibition, and legalization. The current effort by the Canadian government to legalize medical and recreational…

Common Myths of Legal Marijuana

For decades, there has always been a negative stigma about cannabis. As the 1930 brought various "brainwashing" propaganda about marijuana and it's evil ways, so did a long lasting negative stigma carry on all the way to the modern day; the…