Denver, Just Treat Pot (Consumers) Like Alcohol (Consumers)—As We Voted – High Times

Throughout the campaigns to legalize marijuana in eight states so far, a familiar refrain has been, “Treat Marijuana Like Alcohol.” Yet, in all eight states, we’re not even close to treating marijuana like alcohol. Where, in any state, may adults only purchase a limited amount of alcohol, only from stores […]

France to Drop Prison Terms for Pot Use – High Times

France will introduce a law by year’s end to end prison terms for cannabis use, a spokesman for the new President Emmanuel Macron said last Friday. Macron made his pledge to reform laws on cannabis use a key campaign plank during the hard-fought race. Under current law, offenders can face a year […]

The (Sort of, Not Really) Connection Between Pot and Islamic Terrorism – High Times

Photo by Justin Cannabis.  Tom Nichols is a national security expert. He’s a professor at the U.S. Naval War College in Newport, Rhode Island, an author currently out on a nationwide book tour and a contributor to The Federalist—that august online journal of ideas, including the notion that using pseudoscience […]

How American Cannabis Users Compare to the Rest of the World – High Times

This piece is brought to you by the founder of the Global Drug Survey, consultant psychiatrist and addiction medicine specialist, Dr. Adam R. Winstock.  These findings are from the world’s biggest drug survey GDS2017 (including 69,000 cannabis users). The Good Congratulations, America. Don’t worry about your leader, fake news or the endless incredulous […]

Want to Legalize Marijuana? Get Moms on Board – High Times

Remember a mom called Candace Lightner, who, after her 13-year-old daughter was killed by a drunk driver in 1980, founded an organization, which is is now one of the largest non-profits in the entire country? Did you know that one of the essential factors in the repeal of Prohibition, back […]