Manipulating Nature – Why Big Pharma Loves the Power of Synthetic Cannabinoids

When you read “Big pharma” and “Cannabinoids” in one sentence, one thing is sure: cannabis is on the move again to solve serious medical issues. Big pharma will only focus and work with a compound they view as valuable and deploy all mechanisms in their Arsenal to ensure maximum utilization…

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Modern Day Narcos: Legal Cannabis Cuts Cartels Power and Reduces Crime

Modern Day Narcos: Legal Cannabis Takes Power From Drug Cartels and Reduces Crime, Study Says Here’s a question for you, Jeff Sessions: is the truth a bitter pill to swallow? Because that’s what we’re about to give you. Contrary to Sessions’ claim that cannabis use increases violent crime, more evidence…

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Location and dates set for new Hunter S. Thompson movie “Freak Power”

Published: Aug 10, 2017, 1:41 pm • Updated: Aug 10, 2017, 1:41 pm By The Cannabist Network The town of Silverton, Colorado will be the primary location for filming a new movie about the true story of Hunter S. Thompson’s curious, bizarre and entertaining run to be sheriff of Pitkin…

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Jeff Sessions could have power to unilaterally write federal drug policy say critics of new bill

Published: Jun 16, 2017, 12:00 pm • Updated: Jun 16, 2017, 12:06 pm By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post Congress is considering a bill that would expand the federal government’s ability to pursue the war on drugs, granting new power to the Attorney General to set federal drug policy. The…

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Titanium Grasshopper leaps to next level of discretion, packs surprising power (review)

Published: Nov 30, 2016, 4:15 pm • Updated: Nov 30, 2016, 4:15 pm By Chris Thomas, The Cannabist Staff The days of Tim “Tool Man” Taylor have long passed, but I’m still a sucker for more power. There’s something oddly satisfying about using a well-made, powerful tool. There’s a reason…

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Power Plant Fitness, The World’s First Cannabis Gym, Is Coming To California

In an era of health and fitness, as well as a national cannabis boom, The 420 Games has become the latest “it” event series. The athletic themed marijuana events have taken root and quickly become a national phenomenon. Ironically, when Jim McAlpine first came out with The 420 Games many people…

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