Thank this man for helping medical marijuana make surprising headway in America’s Heartland

Published: Nov 23, 2016, 5:21 pm • Updated: Nov 23, 2016, 5:21 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff A small yet scrappy force led the charge behind North Dakota’s new medical marijuana law. Among the many surprises of Election Night 2016, one of the biggest happened in America’s Heartland…

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Barney Frank To The Marijuana Industry: “Thank You For Being Responsible”

Today was one of those days that I had to pinch myself because I felt so lucky. I got to attend a brunch fundraiser for legendary United States Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), who has fought for the cannabis reform movement for a very long time, and continues that support as…

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A Very Special Thank You To Kaliko And Best Wishes For Your Future Endeavors

I first heard about my buddy Kaliko Castille in 2011. I had graduated college as a ‘non-traditional student’ (meaning I was older than the traditional college student when I graduated, basically college’s version of passive age discrimination) just two years prior from the same university that Kaliko was then attending.…

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Thank The Vancouver Police For Their Position On Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

The Canadian federal government considers all medical marijuana dispensaries to be illegal, and has called for all of them to be shutdown. There is a high concentration of medical marijuana dispensaries in Vancouver, B.C. in Canada. But so far the police seem to be unwilling to enforce anti-medical marijuana dispensary…

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