Month: February 2015

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TIME Feature


TIME just did a great feature on the photographer from our new book GREEN: A Field Guide to Marijuana. Check it out here.


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A New Era of Marijuana Policy


Rep. Earl Blumenauer of Oregon took to the floor of the U.S. House on Thursday to talk about paving the way for States to chart their own course to legalize, tax, and regulate marijuana We can only hope he will receive a hearing and a vote on his proposed bill. His speech is well worth


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Quick History of Women and Cannabis


Great article written by Taryn Hillin for Fusion on the ways women used pot throughout history. Some exceprts: Tantric sex disciples drank pot ‘milkshakes.’ From about the seventh century onward, the use of cannabis became widespread in Indian tantric sex practices. Called Bhang, pot was often mixed with milk, water, and other spices into a


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U.S. Surgeon General Says Marijuana ‘Can Be Helpful’ Medicine


New Surgeon General Dr.Vivek Murthy wants science to dictate policy on the legalization of marijuana. “We have some preliminary data that for certain medical conditions and symptoms, that marijuana can be helpful,” Murthy said during his first live interview as Surgeon General on “CBS This Morning”. This is a very big statement that could help


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Legal Marijuana is the Nation’s Fastest-Growing Industry


According to a recent Huffington Post article and The ArcView Group, cannabis is now the fastest-growing industry in the United States. According to the report, the legal marijuana industry brought in $2.4 billion in 2014 —an increase of 74 percent in just one year’s time. Read the full article by clicking here. And see some


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