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Stoner Slut Shaming: Women, Weed and the Great Divide

Stoner Slut Shaming: Women, Weed and the Great Divide

Why are we trying to control the image and perception of the female cannabis user? Recently I had a male activist, someone I felt was a friend, hit on me in a gross and insulting way. Later that weekend when I called him on some bad business, his response was to get angry, and call […]

CBS Pulls Weedmaps’ New York City Billboard Ad

CBS Pulls Weedmaps’ New York City Billboard Ad

UPDATE (4/13): According to a company spokesperson, CBS attorneys have officially rejected Weedmaps’ marijuana advertising campaign: “While Neutron, the owner of the electronic billboard, is giving Weedmaps a full refund, they did not (as of now) give Weedmaps a reason as to why the ad was denied by CBS attorneys, who have final say on […]

Dispensing Discrimination Against Dispensaries: Why is Medical Cannabis Signage Regulated?

Dispensing Discrimination Against Dispensaries: Why is Medical Cannabis Signage Regulated?

PHOTO: Phillip Pessar, Creative Commons Anywhere you drive in America, you are bombarded by strategically placed signage advertising a plethora of products to consumers on their daily commutes. Major retail chains and event centers advertise on billboards, along with alcohol and pharmaceutical companies. Businesses are allowed a certain amount of signage according to their community […]