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5 Pot and 5 Not: Dr. Mitch’s Books for Cannabis Activists

5 Pot and 5 Not: Dr. Mitch’s Books for Cannabis Activists

The Pot: These are five of the many books that lay the foundation for educated activist to become the most informed, persuasive, and entertaining persuaders they can be. The Marijuana Conviction (Richard Bonnie and Charles Whitebread): Here’s the detailed story of cannabis prohibition in all its racist, ignorant splendor. Nobody provides the historical context to […]

New Episode of “The Hash” Podcast Focuses on Legalization and the Upcoming Elections

New Episode of “The Hash” Podcast Focuses on Legalization and the Upcoming Elections

If you haven’t listened to it yet, now might be the time to start listening to “The Hash,” a bi-weekly radio show focusing on all things cannabis. Produced in conjunction with the Peabody Award-winning Ben Manilla’s production company, Ben Manilla Productions, the show’s cast also features journalists Leah Rose, David Downs and David Bienenstock. The […]

God Created THC: The Threat of The New Woman’s Christian Temperance Union

God Created THC: The Threat of The New Woman’s Christian Temperance Union

Because the very sound of her voice is like icepicks stabbed in my ears, I honestly couldn’t tell you if Nancy Grace is continuing to talk about marijuana all day every day like she talked about Casey Anthony for 5 years or so. In the original CNN segment that generated so much buzz – and buzzkill […]