Spiritual Marijuana

Aubrey Plaza wants to be a weed nun. So she declares in a recent video which sees her toking up with the Sisters of the Valley, better known as the “Weed Nuns,” in promotion of her upcoming film The Little Hours. The video is part of Cut’s “Strange Buds” series, which pairs unlikely smoking partners […]

Medical students do not get an education in the endocannabinoid system, which is a shame. Most doctors have a firm understanding about pharmaceuticals and other traditional Western medicinal therapies. You might get lucky and have a personal physician who has a basic knowledge about holistic medicine, herbal therapies and other integrative health techniques. Sadly, this […]

Why haven’t we legalised marijuana already? It’s a question brought to mind after reading Fairfax crime writer John Sylvester’s recent report on Melbourne as, in the words of assistant commissioner (crime) Steve Fontana, “the engine room of the country’s cannabis industry”. Sylvester takes the reader behind the scenes of the old-style anti-pot crusade being waged […]

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Why haven’t we legalised marijuana already? It’s a question brought to mind after reading Fairfax crime writer John Sylvester’s recent report on Melbourne as, in the words of assistant commissioner (crime) Steve Fontana, “the engine room of the country’s cannabis industry”. Sylvester takes the reader behind the scenes of the old-style anti-pot crusade being waged […]

Aubrey Plaza blazed up with Sisters of the Valley, otherwise known as “the Weed Nuns,” in a hilarious video hyping her new, convent-set film comedy The Little Hours. Related What It’s Like to Work on a Weed Farm Growing and harvesting on America’s least chill marijuana homestead The clip, part of Cut’s “Strange Buds” series, […]

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto was once opposed to the possibility of legalized cannabis. Along the way, however, he had a change of heart. In April 2016 he expressed interest in starting the decriminalization process. While he might have personally had reservations, he recognized that his government was losing the war on drugs. He also knew Mexican […]

Jawara McIntosh, son of reggae artist Peter Tosh (who co-wrote the freedom fighter anthem “Get Up, Stand Up” with Bob Marley), has been beaten into a coma in prison while serving a six-month sentence for marijuana-related charges. A petition demanding #JusticeForJawara has been set up asking the Department of Justice to investigate the prison policies […]

In a press release provided by Jawara’s family, Ndaba Mandela, grandson of Nelson Mandela, made a passionate plea calling for #JusticeForJawara: “Like my grandfather Nelson Mandela, Peter Tosh was a real revolutionary. Peter adamantly opposed the apartheid regime and performed at anti apartheid concerts at a time when my grandfather was imprisoned for fighting for […]