Johnny Green

Johnny Green is a marijuana activist from Oregon. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Public Policy. Follow Johnny Green on Facebook and Twitter. Also, feel free to email any concerns.

Jan 232014
 January 23, 2014
CBS Poll: Majority Of Americans Believe Marijuana Should Be Legal

By Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director A majority of US adults believe that the consumption of marijuana ought to be legal, according to the results of a nationwide CBS poll released today. Fifty-one percent of respondents answered affirmatively to the question, “Should marijuana use be legal?” The percentage is the highest ever reported by the survey, which has been tracking public opinion on the issue since 1979 (when only 27 percent of adults endorsed legalization), and marks a six point jump in support since the last time pollsters posed the question in [...]

Jan 232014
 January 23, 2014
Federal Government To Let Banks Work With Marijuana Businesses

There was a lot of big marijuana news that occurred this week, but the biggest news came out of Washington D.C. today. United States Attorney General Eric Holder stated that an announcement is coming soon which will allow banks to finally work with marijuana businesses. Banking has been a major issue for the marijuana industry. The federal government has worked hard for a long time to ensure that the legal marijuana industry is a cash-only industry. The federal government put pressure on banks to not work with marijuana businesses, and [...]

How To Make Marijuana Infused Olive Oil

 Posted by at 6:50 AM on January 23, 2014  Cannabis Recipes
Jan 232014
 January 23, 2014
How To Make Marijuana Infused Olive Oil

Cannabis Infused Olive Oil Recipe Most stoners prefer to make cannabis butter because it’s quite versatile and it’s easier to make edibles with as compared to always just throwing weed in the pot. However, it seems like most people don’t really know that you can make olive oil infused with cannabis as well. The olive oil is far healthier than butter, not to mention it won’t go back on you and it’s far easier to transport, making it much better then most people know. This recipe will teach you how [...]

Jan 232014
 January 23, 2014
Remove Marijuana From The DEA's Schedule Of Drugs

A petition was created yesterday by the Marijuana Policy Project that has already received over 23k signatures. It calls on the federal government to remove marijuana from the DEA’s schedule of drugs. The petition was created after President Obama’s recent interview in which he admitted marijuana is not more harmful than alcohol. Below is the language of the petition. I encourage everyone to sign it. As always, I’ll be the first to say that petitions don’t normally equate to action, but it’s still symbolic, and if it gets enough signatures [...]

Jan 232014
 January 23, 2014
"End Of Prohibition" Marijuana Party With Denver's Edible Events

By Barry Poppins Marijuana’s collision course with food finally comes to a head in Denver this weekend thanks to Edible Events. What can you expect at an Edible Event? “A five hour themed, all-inclusive evening event held in a high-end, private art gallery space where you can indulge in decadent food, customized libations, live music, and stimulating company.” All events are #BYOC-that means bring your own cannabis and get recreational with it freely! Tickets are $125 you use the promo code: maryjanewest, you’ll receive a special discount for Weedmaps members! The dining experience-the first in a [...]

Jan 232014
 January 23, 2014
Texas Proposals Would Reduce Marijuana Penalties, Legalize Medical Marijuana

Courtesy of The Joint Blog With increased momentum for cannabis law reform in Texas due to recent polling finding over 50% of the state to be in support of cannabis legalization, several state lawmakers have announced that they’ll soon be filing proposals to significantly reform the state’s cannabis policies. State Representative Harold Dutton Jr. has announced that he will soon be filing a proposal to greatly reduce the penalty for the possession of up to an ounce of cannabis; under current Texas law, the possession of any amount of cannabis is punishable by a Class [...]

Jan 222014
 January 22, 2014
Former NFL Player Says Marijuana Helped Him Deal With Pain

Former Denver Broncos wide receiver Nate Jackson was featured in a recent HBO special, in which he talked about the benefits of using marijuana instead of opiate-based painkillers to deal with the pain he endured from playing professional football. Nate Jackson played six seasons in the NFL. Former NFL punter Chris Kluwe echoed Jackson’s view, and suggested that a lot of players in the NFL use marijuana to deal with pain. “It’s everywhere,” Kluwe said, “In the locker room when guys used to talk about it it wasn’t about ‘I’m going [...]

How To Make Marijuana Kale Chips

 Posted by at 6:36 AM on January 22, 2014  Cannabis Recipes
Jan 222014
 January 22, 2014
How To Make Marijuana Kale Chips

Cannabis Kale Chips Recipe Let’s face it, stoners are some of the most health conscious people around these days and we do whatever we can to stay and be healthy. It doesn’t stop at just smoking cannabis. The stoner diet is very important. I stumbled upon this amazingly delicious recipe for baked kale chips that are not only good for your health but will get you medicated as well. What You’ll Need; Pepper 2 tsp sea salt 1 kale bunch 3 tbsp cannabis infused olive oil Preheat your oven to [...]

Jan 222014
 January 22, 2014
Grow Bigger Marijuana Buds With The Right Nutrients

By Robert Bergman Whether you’re growing marijuana for personal use or you’re looking to make a little extra money on the side, you always want to have the biggest buds. The buds are where you get the most “meat” on the marijuana plant, and you’ll certainly be able to enjoy the fruits of your labor for much longer with bigger buds. But, achieving big buds isn’t always a matter of plant genetics or complete luck. You have to put in a lot of effort, and you have to understand exactly [...]

Jan 222014
 January 22, 2014
New Study Finds Cannabinoids May Treat Panic Disorders

Courtesy of The Joint Blog A new study published in the International Journal of Neuropsychopharmacology, and published online by the National Institute of Health, has found that cannbinoids may treat panic disorders. “The present study investigated the effects of systemic or intra-dorsolateral periaqueductal gray (dlPAG) administration of CB1 agonists [meant to mimic cannabinoids] on behavioural changes induced in rats by predator (a live cat) exposure, a model of panic responses”, claims the study’s abstract. After conducting the study, researchers concluded that; “These results suggest that modulation of the cannabinoid system could be a target in the [...]