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The Origins of 420

The Origins of 420

Mark April 11, 2016 0

The Origins of 420 It’s almost that time of year again.  Spring starts springing, the birds are chirping. That can mean only one thing, 420 is almost upon us!  The “high holiday”.  There is

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Cannabis Economy to Restore Trust in America

Cannabis Economy to Restore Trust in America

Robert Brand April 16, 2015 1

A virtual oligopoly of corporate interests has created financial repression in the form of high ‘real’ unemployment and historically low wages and wage growth across a large swathe of American society. For much of

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Evaluating ResponsibleOhio, the Secretive Pot Plutocracy

Evaluating ResponsibleOhio, the Secretive Pot Plutocracy

Robert Brand April 7, 2015 3

Most of American industry is cartelized (really!), but why would any freedom-loving American vote for a legal drug cartel? Are illegal drug cartels – its crime and its très cher pot-luck “mystery weed” –

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Onset of the Hemp Economy

Onset of the Hemp Economy

Robert Brand March 24, 2015 0

Hemp legalization and production is moving at a slower pace than that of marijuana, which is easier to produce and offers immediate gratification. The benefit of non-psychoactive hemp and marijuana, both part of the

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First Municipal Pot Shop: A Panacea For Sagging Local Economies?

First Municipal Pot Shop: A Panacea For Sagging Local Economies?

Robert Brand March 16, 2015 0

The first municipal-run marijuana dispensary in America, called The Cannabis Corner, opened this past weekend in Bonneville, a tiny town near Portland, Washington, populated by roughly 1,000 people. The pot shop is run by

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Colorado Did $700 Million in Official Weed Sales Last Year!

Colorado Did $700 Million in Official Weed Sales Last Year!

Robert Brand March 4, 2015 0

In its first recreational year, Colorado sold $700 million of medical and recreational marijuana, covering 75 tons of cannabis flower and 50 million units of pot edibles, according to the Marijuana Enforcement Division’s Annual

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The All-Seeing Cannabis

The All-Seeing Cannabis

Robert Brand March 3, 2015 0

If cannabis awakens us, then why are they rapidly legalizing it? If you use cannabis, you probably are awake to some degree. Awake means something different from person to person, an unbroken chain from

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DC Legalizes Marijuana under ‘Initiative 71’

DC Legalizes Marijuana under ‘Initiative 71’

WSJ Team February 26, 2015 0

Washington, DC, February 26, 2015 – The evolving regions within the US permitting possession of marijuana for recreational use can add our Nation’s capital to the list as of 12:01 AM EST this morning,

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The House Introduces Legislation to Federally Legalize Cannabis

The House Introduces Legislation to Federally Legalize Cannabis

Robert Brand February 26, 2015 1

On Friday, the cannabis world and its sympathizers, including roughly 60% of the US population, received encouraging, and outright brilliant, news from DC: two house bills introduced in Congress to federally legalize, tax and

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Alaska Becomes First Red State to End Marijuana Prohibition!

Alaska Becomes First Red State to End Marijuana Prohibition!

WSJ Team February 24, 2015 1

Alaska – February 24, 2015 – We have another reason to celebrate this Tuesday morning other than being less than one month closer to spring – Alaska has officially ended marijuana prohibition, making individual possession,

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