Thursday, November 26, 2020

Opinion

Latin America Moves Toward Legalization With Some Absurd Exceptions

This will be very good for tourism which has been devastated by the pandemic and is vital for the Mexican economy.   

Did Marijuana Prohibition Cost Trump The Election?

If you see a warm glow in the West, that is just me gloating over the results of the various state marijuana initiatives. They all won handily.

A Drug War With No End: How It Will Ultimately End Our Freedom

While I am deeply sympathetic with the slogan “No Justice! No Peace!” I’m afraid they have it backwards.   

Does An NFL Star Have To Get Killed For The U.S. To See How Dangerous The Drug War Is?

Six months after Breonna Taylor was killed, another incident involving police in Louisville, Kentucky, occurred. Here's why it's important.

Is Marijuana Stronger Now Than It Was In The 1960s?

The first testing of marijuana for THC did not begin until the early 1970s. Here is where it gets a little bit more complicated. 

The Many Ways Marijuana Prohibition Still Hurts American Farmers

American farmers are still being hurt by the continued restrictions on hemp that have no real scientific basis. And that hurts us all.  

Can Someone Please Talk About Using Cannabis To Relieve Pandemic Stress Disorder & Suicide?

According to a CDC survey of more than 5,400 people, almost 11% of United States adults reported seriously contemplating suicide in June.

Why Isn’t Cannabis Being Prescribed For COVID Survivors? 

Why aren't doctors prescribing medicinal cannabis to treat long-haul post COVID symptoms?

Who Won That Messy Presidential Debate? Certainly Not Americans

What the presidential debate last night showed most Americans is that such a setting will not be a resource to help answer their questions.

American Progressives Have Ignored Successful Alternatives To The Drug War — Is That About To Change? 

Although it is obviously frustrating, the short delay on the House voting on the MORE Act may actually ensure greater success in November. 

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COVID Might Be The Least Of Your Worries If Traveling With Weed During The Holidays

Although COVID is the apparent threat in 2020, so is getting busted for marijuana possession.

How To Stay Sober Through The Holidays

Trying to get through the holidays without the help of any kind of substance is a tall order under normal circumstances. This year, it almost sounds unrealistic.

Mexico’s Cannabis Legalization Bill Will Boost Business, But There Are Concerns

Mexico appears well on its way to becoming the third nation to do so and potentially the largest legal marijuana market in the world.

Alcohol Takes Backseat To Cannabis As Intoxicant Of Choice

Cannabis opponents have been wrong before. Now they appear to be wrong again.