Early last week Donald Trump shared his opinions on how to solve the opioid crisis that has been plaguing the United States, one that has claimed more than 100,000 lives over the last two years alone. So what does Trump think the solution to the problem is? By stepping up drug enforcement, increasing drug prosecutions, and further encouraging abstinence-based education.
As states across the country reshape their marijuana laws it remains important to remember there is still a long way to go for this movement to create lasting change and more importantly acceptance. Often times being so close to the movement ourselves we forget there are still battles to be one in the mainstream. One situation involving censorship happened to me a few weeks ago.Continue reading
At the age of 11, blonde-haired, blue-eyed twins Lamb and Lynx Gaede formed a band and saw themselves as the new faces of pop music.
But instead, the girls from Bakersfield, California, would soon be labelled the 'new faces of hate'.
Not surprising when you consider the group they created in 2003 was a neo-Nazi outfit called Prussian Blue - named after a by-product of the poison used to gas millions of Jews in the Holocaust - at the suggestion of White Nationalist leader William Pierce.Continue reading
You may now toke with the bride. The legalization of recreational marijuana in a handful of states opened the doors to all sorts of cannabis-laden commerce, from dinner service to vacation packages. It was inevitable that weddings, among the most expensive purchase an adult will ever make, would find a way to introduce weed into nuptials, receptions, and party favors. Continue reading
Two Florida-based companies will form AltMed Florida: AltMed Enterprises’ and Plants of Ruskin. AltMed Florida is one of only 9 current Medical Marijuana Treatment Center (MMTC) licensees in Florida.Continue reading
U.S. Sen. Cory Booker introduced a bill Tuesday to make marijuana legal at the federal level, marking the first time the New Jersey Democrat has come out in favor of full legalization and further stoking tensions with a Trump administration that has sought to roll back the clock on federal drug policy.Continue reading
3 Boys Farm of Ruskin, Florida, are proud to announce that the Florida Department of Health has granted them a license to operate as a Medical Marijuana Treatment Center (MMTC). 3 Boys is now authorized to cultivate and dispense medical cannabis in accordance with Florida law.Continue reading
More than 10,000 people have joined Florida's Medical Marijuana Registry in the last month and a half, a period that saw a medical marijuana expansion law passed, signed by Gov. Scott and implemented by the Florida Dept. of Health.Continue reading