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We Need To Recognize That The War In Afghanistan Is Not Our ‘Longest War’

We Need To Recognize That The War In Afghanistan Is Not Our ‘Longest War’
Our drug war actually began over 100 years ago with the International Opium Convention. 
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How Marijuana Legalization Will Greatly Benefit The Criminal Justice System

How Marijuana Legalization Will Greatly Benefit The Criminal Justice System
You cannot separate marijuana usage from the policy-making process, including legalization and the criminal justice system.
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Prison-Grown Pot Profits Fight The Drug War

CANNABIS CULTURE – How many businesses use their earnings to fight the Drug War? And how many grow their cannabis in an old private prison? “There are victims of the war on drugs, and they deserve a seat at the table,” says Casey Dalton, co-owner of Oc…

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How Prohibitionist Ideology Has Wrecked The Republican Party And Undermined Democracy

How Prohibitionist Ideology Has Wrecked The Republican Party And Undermined Democracy
The Republican Party is badly split, but it did not start with Donald Trump. However, when ideology trumps reality, the result is stupidity. 
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New Zealand Suspends Helicopter Searches for Cannabis Crops

CANNABIS CULTURE – A spokesperson for the New Zealand police was quoted to say, “with the increased harm in many communities arising from other drugs, particularly methamphetamine, a one-size-fits-all annual aerial national cannabis operation no longer…

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We Need Medical Marijuana For America’s Enormous Prison Population 

We Need Medical Marijuana For America’s Enormous Prison Population 
If prison authorities are unable or unwilling to provide healthy conditions and/or basic medical care, the arguments against providing prisoners with marijuana are even weaker.
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Man Sentenced to Life For Two-Dime Bags Released after 12 years

CANNABIS CULTURE – Fate Vincent Winslow, a Louisiana man sentenced to life in prison for selling twenty-dollars worth of cannabis to an undercover cop — has been released. Winslow, 53, was arrested in September of 2008 in Shreveport, Louisiana. At the…

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Cancer Survivor Says Social Worker Took his Kids Away Because of Prescription Cannabis Use

CANNABIS CULTURE – And if a recent court ruling stands — they could take yours too. Wayne and Rachelle Street say their four children were taken from them in September of 2017 by Child Protective Services because a case worker was offended by the smel…

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Wyoming Man to Challenge Prohibition Before State Court

CANNABIS CULTURE – The continued prohibition of cannabis in Wyoming is unconstitutional – AND the majority of the state’s resident want the freedom to choose. At least, that’s the argument from chemist and advocate for psychedelic substances, Casey Wil…