Recommended Media: You can’t suppress this information. Ideas are bulletproof. Brave New World – Aldous Huxley (1932) ♥♥♥♥♥  In this mesmerized, technologically, pharmacologically-controlled society of the future, a person’s caste is predetermined before birth. The ubiquitous drug Soma suppresses emotions. Only “savages” dare live outside this system. Aldous’ brother Julian Huxley was the first Director […]

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Overlooked in much of the post-election punditry is the increasing support for industrial hemp as a cash crop in Kentucky. When conservative candidates started campaigning on hemp cultivation last fall, establishment politicos attempted to capitalize on common misperceptions about hemp to scare people. The election of James Comer as Agriculture Commissioner could well change that. […]

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A Fairbanks City Council member will seek city backing of a measure urging the legalization of industrial hemp in Alaska. Councilman Lloyd Hilling tells the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner the plant should be investigated and explored as a development for the state. Hemp is a cousin of marijuana. Hilling says it’s illegal to grow in the […]

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By Jacob Sullum Last week a California appeals court upheld local bans on medical marijuana dispensaries in Riverside and Upland, concluding that they do not conflict with state law. The 4th District Court of Appeal ruled that state laws permitting cultivation, possession, and nonprofit distribution of marijuana for medical purposes do not preclude cities and counties from […]

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Published by Trine Day ISBN 978-0984185801 Review by Samuel Wellshttp://treatingyourself.com/images/issues/pdfs/issue30.pdf When asked to name an author crucial to the growing mainstream understanding of the uses of cannabis and its role in history, culture, and religion, almost every educat- ed marijuana activist and patient across the world would naturally answer, “Jack Herer,” Jack’s classic collection, The […]

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Attorneys with NORML have filed suit against the federal government over its crackdown on medical marijuana distribution and cultivation in California. In lawsuits filed Monday in the four US Attorney districts in the state, the NORML attorneys bring a number of legal and constitutional arguments to bear in asserting that the federal government has overstepped […]

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Am I understanding that even if cities ban dispensaries,collectives,grows or distribution centers,,the patients can still grow their own,,correct? I think the majority of mmj card holders in CA are not so disabled that they couldn’t grow their own,,and by going where they can get clones,,they can raise whatever strain fits their needs. Maybe the mmj […]

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Unfortunately for us all, Big Pharma (not to mention the Booze Lobby) via DEA / FDA controls the cannabis conversation and many DINOs support prohibition and take Big Pharma $ without batting an eye.  The “Medicalization” of cannabis is nothing more than a mechanism to “Corporatize” cannabis. Bear in mind that a true legalization of cannabis […]

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By Jameson CookMacomb Daily Staff Writer Click to enlarge Protesters gather in front of the Macomb County Court Building in downtown Mount Clemens on Thursday afternoon to rally support for a medical marijuana facility in Chesterfield Township and other sites in Michigan, prior to a court hearing. (Macomb Daily staff photo by David N. Posavetz) […]

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