Resolution Calls for Congress to Admit to Drug War Failures

Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ) has introduced a resolution in the House of Representatives that would acknowledge the war on drugs has failed. Watson Coleman filed the measure, House Resolution 933, on Tuesday. More than two dozen additional Representatives have also added their names as sponsors of the legislation. Watson […]

Researchers Are Trying To Find Most Effective Anti-Drug PSAs

The post Researchers Are Trying To Find Most Effective Anti-Drug PSAs appeared first on High Times. Although previous studies have shown that anti-drug campaigns, like Nancy Reagan’s infamous “Just Say No” digital bowel movement on the children of the 1980s, are mostly ineffective when it comes to preventing Americans from […]

Controlling Marijuana: A Brief History

The post Controlling Marijuana: A Brief History appeared first on High Times. The historical, legal and public-policy details surrounding marijuana and the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) are interesting for various reasons, but they obscure a simple truth, a truth that gets lost in the technicalities of the administrative rule-making process […]

Jeff Sessions’ Justification For A Marijuana Crackdown Is Bogus

The post Jeff Sessions’ Justification For A Marijuana Crackdown Is Bogus appeared first on High Times. Jeff Sessions’ favorite song is punctuated by the drums of war. Bad news and ominous warnings of more ills to come pepper the attorney general’s speeches. Such preoccupations must certainly darken the man’s mindset. […]

How Russia Is Actually Keeping Jeff Sessions Away From Weed

The post How Russia Is Actually Keeping Jeff Sessions Away From Weed appeared first on High Times. Reading Jeff Sessions is easy. A sophisticated actor our attorney general is not, as his bewildered and buffaloed performances in front of Senate committees showed in painful clarity. Peer only perfunctorily into the […]

Why Are Teachers And School Officials Acting Like Drug Cops?

The post Why Are Teachers And School Officials Acting Like Drug Cops? appeared first on High Times. The Child Protective Services workers who showed up at Shona Banda’s door in 2015 to remove the Kansas woman’s 11-year-old son from her custody weren’t there for the typical reasons. Banda’s ex hadn’t […]

Radical Rant: 20 Percent of U.S. Has Legal Weed, Arrests Still High

The post Radical Rant: 20 Percent of U.S. Has Legal Weed, Arrests Still High appeared first on High Times. The Trump administration doesn’t want you to know that as we’re legalizing marijuana nationwide, there are still a troubling number of pot arrests around the country. The latest Uniform Crime Report […]

CWCBExpo: Cut Ties with Roger Stone

Earlier today, the Minority Cannabis Business Association published a Facebook post: “As a result of CWC choosing this guy as their keynote speaker, MCBA has decided to withdraw from attendance and speaking roles at this conference. CWC, you know better so there’s no excuse not to do better.” We at […]