Oct 222014
 October 22, 2014
International Impacts Of The US Trend Towards Marijuana Legalization

In collaboration with the Washington Office on Latin America, Governance Studies at Brookings will host a forum to discuss the international repercussions of the United States’ changing approach towards marijuana. A panel of experts will consider the possible ramifications for other countries and the international drug control regime.

Oct 202014
 October 20, 2014
Vote Medical Marijuana Ad: Get Educated

Americans for Safe Access created a site to track where candidates stand on the issue of medical marijuana, and I encourage readers to check it out. If you get a chance to meet with a candidate, make sure to ask where they stand on this very important issue. If a candidate has expressed support in the past, but their actions don’t match their words, feel free to call them out on their empty rhetoric. Below is an ad created by Americans for Safe Access talking more about the issue. “This [...]

Oct 162014
 October 16, 2014
Afroman - "Because I Got High" Positive Remix

I don’t normally post music videos on the blog for various reasons. However, this music video is too good to pass up. WeedMaps and NORML teamed up with Afroman to release a remix of his popular song ‘Because I Got High.’ In this new version, Afroman puts a marijuana reform twist to his lyrics. The video has already gone viral, with hundreds of thousands of views. Whoever came up with this idea is genius, as I saw it all over the internet and social media yesterday while I was at [...]

Oct 162014
 October 16, 2014
Alaska Marijuana Legalization Campaign Releases First TV Ad

Ballot Measure 2 is an initiative that would tax and regulate the production, sale, and use of marijuana in Alaska. Criminal penalties would be removed for adults over the age of 21 who possess up to an ounce of marijuana, and constitutional protections allowing home cultivation would be preserved. Do you have a question about how the law will work? Learn more at www.RegulateMarijuanaInAlaska.org!

Oct 122014
 October 12, 2014
SSDP2014 Keynote: Neill Franklin, Law Enforcement Against Prohibition

Keynote address at SSDP2014: the Students for Sensible Drug Policy Conference + Lobby Day by Neill Franklin, executive director of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition. About Neill Franklin, courtesy of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition’s website (make a donation here): Major Neill Franklin is a 34-year law enforcement veteran of the Maryland State Police and Baltimore Police Department. During his time on the force, he held the position of commander for the Education and Training Division and the Bureau of Drug and Criminal Enforcement. Major Franklin instituted and oversaw the very first [...]

Oct 112014
 October 11, 2014
Marijuana In Oregon: Measure 91 - Part 1

Marijuana legalization is on Oregon’s ballot this November. Part 1 offers a comprehensive look inside Oregon’s current medical marijuana program and explores the potential benefits and consequences of passing Measure 91 in Oregon. Throughout the month of October, Nic Adenau LLC will be releasing an online documentary series that focuses on Oregon’s current marijuana industry and the potential impacts of Measure 91. The “Marijuana in Oregon” series is a purely educational media documentary series. No capital gains are generated off of this video. All third party content falls under the [...]

Oct 052014
 October 5, 2014
Kevin Sabet Tour - People Didn't Get High On 1960s Weed

The always hard working Russ Belville has been following Kevin Sabet as he tours Oregon spreading reefer madness. In the video below that Russ captured, ‘Kevin Sabet explains how 1960’s weed had no THC in it and didn’t get people high and kills your dreams when you get busted for it.’

The Story Of Sungrown Cannabis

 Posted by at 8:49 PM on October 5, 2014  Marijuana Video
Oct 052014
 October 5, 2014
The Story Of Sungrown Cannabis

Many medical marijuana patients consume medicine produced from cannabis plants that have been grown indoors. Decades of prohibition meant growers were forced to cultivate cannabis in the shadows—hiding their plants under the cover of trees or inside their homes, utilizing techniques and equipment to replicate the power of the sun. But as the War on Drugs dissipates, another problem presents itself: the widespread production of indoor medical cannabis is an ecological disaster. Is it time for medical marijuana farmers to take cannabis cultivation back outside to reduce its carbon footprint? [...]

Jul 032014
 July 3, 2014
Oregon Marijuana Legalization Campaign Launches First Commercial

The New Approach Oregon campaign to legalize and regulate marijuana is ramping up it’s efforts after turning in over 145,000 signatures to the Secretary of State’s office. If signature verification goes well, Oregon will be joining Alaska and hopefully Washington D.C. during the 2014 Election and giving voters the chance to legalize marijuana at the ballot box. Florida voters will have the chance to legalize medical marijuana, in addition to local marijuana legalization initiatives in Michigan. The New Approach Oregon campaign released its first campaign video. Retired middle school teacher [...]