The Unexplored Genetic Wealth of Latin American Cannabis

The Unexplored Genetic Wealth of Latin American Cannabis For decades, Americans smoked mostly Mexican cannabis that was smuggled into the country through the southern border. Of course, there has always been homegrown cannabis in the US, but for decades the Mexican schwag reigned supreme. That is until legalization stepped in…

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Colombia Just Made It Legal To Smoke Cannabis In Public – What’s Next For Latin America?

Colombia Just Made It Legal To Smoke Cannabis In Public – What’s Next For Latin America? In a move that took the world by surprise, Colombia just made the public consumption of cannabis completely legal. That makes them light years ahead of the United States and Canada when it comes…

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Chile Is Now Home To Latin America’s Largest Medical Marijuana Garden

Marijuana reform is sweeping across Latin and South America. In 2013 Uruguay legalized marijuana, and last year Mexico’s Supreme Court ruled that consuming and cultivating marijuana is a protected right (at least for the people involved in the case). Yesterday Chile announced that a medical marijuana garden had been opened,…

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Prominent Latino And Latin American Activists To Attend Biennial 2015 International Drug Policy Reform Conference

Nearly 1,500 people from around the country and abroad will gather together for the International Drug Policy Reform Conference in Arlington, VA November 18-21 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel. This year, the Reform conference will put a special focus on the impact that the war on drugs has on…

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