Here’z what really happenz after a state fully legalizez marijuana (Detailz)

Legal marijuana is the best thing to happen to the economy. If you don’t believe that, take a look at the hard numbers. As it stands right now, eight states (Alaska, California, Colorado, Maine, Massachusetts, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington state) and Washington, DC have laws on the books legalizing marijuana for recreational use. California, Maine, […]

Infographic: Why Marijuana Should Be Legalized in the U.S. (united snakez)

This handy graphic covers just a few of the reasons we need to free the weed. by  Phillip Smith  Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com/Yellowj The good folks at Test Clear (“your drug testing advisors”) have created a nifty infographic to make an argument for marijuana legalization. There’s only one quibble: Test Clear predicts that 10 states will legalize marijuana […]

5 WTF Marijuana Momentz of 2014

High Times / By Russ Belville Some of the craziest lies spun about the drug. It was a banner year for marijuana in politics, with market legalization in Oregon and Alaska, personal legalization in Washington DC and South Portland, Maine, decriminalization in two New Mexico counties and six Michigan cities, and medical marijuana in Guam […]

10 Surprising Thingz You Didn’t Know About the History of Pot

Substance.com / By Keri Blakinger    October 7, 2014  |  Did Henry Ford actually develop a hemp-based automobile? What do Sarah Palin, Barack Obama, Justin Bieber, Maya Angelou and well over 100 million Americans all have in common? They’ve all smoked pot. Throughout its history, marijuana has attracted plenty of unexpected users and proponents. And much […]

12 of tha Biggest Mythz About Marijuana Debunked

The arguments against legalization simply don’t hold up. Photo Credit: EpicStockMedia / Shutterstock.com For decades, cannabis opponents controlled the messaging around the popular plant and cultivated any number of lies about its effects. This built up a powerful stigma against marijuana, the effects of which have not worn off. The racist, expensive and failed U.S. war […]

What You Should Know About Marijuana Browniez, Cookiez, and Other Delicious Pot Treatz

By Tony Newman Even those with experience should be careful—the effects can be stronger than you think. Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com/Karin Hildebrand Lau <!– –>         We are witnessing the beginning of the end of our disastrous war on drugs. 58% of Americans nationally support marijuana legalization. World leaders like former UN head Kofi Annan are calling […]

10 Marijuana Mythz Exposed

    The next time you’re in that conversation with the person who’s dissing marijuana legalization, you can deliver these knockout statistics to shut them up. “Legal pot will target kids!”   The fastest growing demographic of marijuana smokers in the 21st century is people over the age of 50. Barely one percent of the […]

8 Gifts Perfect for the Cannabis Enthusiastz in Your Life—For the Holidayz and Beyond

Here’s a collection of pot culture essentials for the stoners and midnight tokers you know and love. Photo Credit: Shutterstock.co  Across the board marijuana legalization seems to be right around the corner. Ethan Nadelmann, executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance, has dubbed 2013 the “Best Year Ever in Drug Policy Reform,” and says “we’ve […]

More than 1,000 Meet in Denver to Develop Drug War Exit Strategy As Poll Finds 58% of Americans Want Pot Legalized

International Drug Policy Reform Conference celebrates this year’s unprecedented momentum of the drug policy reform movement. Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com/ LHF Graphics Which state will be next to legalize marijuana? What do the Obama administration’s recent announcements about marijuana legalization and mandatory minimums really mean? What are some solutions to the national overdose crisis that takes more lives than […]