Will Cannabis Spark a Revolution in Non-Linear Thinking and in Our Mass Consciousness?

With cannabis becoming more available every single day and global legality within sight – it makes me wonder what the Mass Effect of Cannabis will be on our global consciousness? This thought came to me when I was watching a JRE Clip entitled, “What Michael Pollan Learned from Quitting Caffeine…

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Don’t Blame Mass Shootings on Cannabis Legalizations

Don’t Blame The Mass Shootings On Cannabis Legalization After the horrific mass shootings that just happened in Ohio and Texas, the last thing we need is a politician pointing fingers at cannabis. But that’s exactly what Ohio Rep. Candice Keller did: she went on Facebook to slam liberals for gun…

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What is the Future of Mass Scale Marijuana Grows?

What’s the future of mass scale marijuana grows? https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2018/11/04/legal-marijuana-2018-canada-changing-how-weed-grown-and-cost/1776150002/ It seems that the United States is falling behind on the international weed game. With Canada already implementing a legal cannabis framework, and Mexico poised to reveal their plans within the next three months…the future of cannabis seems brighter than ever.…

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America’s mass incarceration problem in 5 charts — or, why Sessions shouldn’t bring back mandatory minimums

Published: Jun 6, 2017, 12:41 pm • Updated: Jun 6, 2017, 2:38 pm By Tanya Golash-Boza, The Conversation Today, the United States is a world leader in incarceration, but this has not always been the case. For most of the 20th century, the U.S. incarcerated about 100 people per 100,000…

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Cannabis at the ballot box: Is the push for U.S. marijuana legalization reaching critical mass?

Published: Nov 4, 2016, 2:52 pm • Updated: Nov 4, 2016, 2:52 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff It’s a pivotal moment for marijuana in the United States. Come Tuesday, voters in five states — Arizona, California, Massachusetts, Maine and Nevada — will decide whether to legalize the recreational…

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Study Finds Cannabis Use Linked to Lower Body Mass Index

According to a new study published this month in the Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics, and published online by the U.S. National Institute of Health, cannabis use is associated with a lower body mass index (BMI). Using data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Adolescent Health, researchers estimated…

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South Carolina Primary Voters Support Ending Mass Incarceration, Decriminalizing Drug Possession, Treating Drugs As A Health Issue

A large majority of South Carolina presidential primary voters across party lines support ending mass incarceration, and a substantial majority support decriminalizing drug possession outright, according to a new poll released by the Drug Policy Alliance. 70 percent of voters in the upcoming first Southern state primary consider substantially reducing…

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