4/21 Organizers Want to Reclaim Cannabis From Corporations

On 4/20, cannabis consumers across the United States will light one up in celebration of cannabis culture. In 10 states and counting, that celebration is perfectly legal—and increasingly mainstream. But as the annual ritual transitions from grassroots activism to commercialized indulgence, advocates want to remind consumers that the social justice work isn’t over just yet.…

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North Carolina Democrats File Bill to Decriminalize Small Amounts of Marijuana

It’s hard to ignore the rumblings for legal marijuana in North Carolina. This week, some policymakers are focusing first on decriminalization measures. On Monday, four state representatives filed as primary sponsors for HB 766, which would erase penalties for possessing four ounces or less of cannabis, making it “no longer unlawful.” The bill would make…

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Tips for Introducing Your Pets to CBD

American’s interest in cannabidiol (CBD) products is increasing at an unprecedented rate, with record sales predicted for this rapidly growing market during the next few years. The word is definitely out about the wide range of health benefits CBD can provide, and people are taking advantage of hemp’s legal status and the various products produced…

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Study: Cannabis Enhances ‘Enjoyment’ and ‘Recovery’ From Exercise

A University of Colorado Boulder survey has found 81.7 percent of respondents endorsed using cannabis concurrently with exercise, the majority of which said using cannabis shortly before or after working out “enhances their enjoyment of and recovery from exercise” while about half said cannabis use motivated them to exercise. The online survey was conducted in…

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High Folks: WeedTuber Dope As Yola Reminds Us To Get High, Create Something Great

Editor’s Note: Welcome to one of our newest bi-weekly columns, High Folks: the cannabis-infused version of Humans of New York, in which we take an intimate look at people’s relationships with our most beloved plant. The connection between humans and cannabis is primal, dynamic, and profound. But it’s something that’s increasingly overlooked in the new age of weed. So…

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