Yoda: 5 Criminal Networks that Demand Marijuana Be Criminalized — The Next President Will Legalize Marijuana

These 5 Organizations Are The Reason Cannabis is Still a Crime Gallup poll from 2016 sums up the situation by showing that roughly 60% of Americans support legal use of marijuana. However, these numbers are likely to only rise as people better understand the safety and medicinal benefits of the cannabis plant. The Five Criminal Networks …

Ellen Brown: How Uncle Sam Launders Marijuana Money

How Uncle Sam Launders Marijuana Money In a blatant example of “do as I say, not as I do,” the US government is profiting handsomely by accepting marijuana cash in the payment of taxes while imposing huge penalties on banks for accepting it as deposits. Onerous reporting requirements are driving small local banks to sell …

Phantom Phixer: Marijuana — Feel the Love….

US Attorney General Finally Admits Marijuana Isn’t a Gateway Drug — Prescription Pills Are While discussing how heroin abuse and how individuals often develop an addiction, Lynch argued:“[I]ndividuals [start out] with a prescription drug problem, and then because they need more and more, they turn to heroin. It isn’t so much that marijuana is the …

SchwartzReport: Will Marijuana Challenge Destroy the GOP and the Supreme Court in One Go?

It is driving the rightist prohibitionists crazy that none of the dire predictions they made about ending Marijuana prohibition have come to pass. In fact the outcomes have been the exact opposite to what they said would happen. So now they are trying to get the conservative majority on the Supreme Court to reverse what …

SchwartzReport: IRS Screws Legal Marijuana Industry

This is a development that could assure the continuance of a marijuana black market because even where state law makes marijuana legal the federal tax code will make it impossible to create a functioning business of legal marijuana. That will be a big win for all those rice bowls are filled by prohibition continuing. It …

SchwartzReport: Feds Lie, Marijuana Good… Could Marijuana Plus 9/11 Plus Unemployment Plus Wanton Wars Lead to Electoral Reform?

I think this essay is stating the truth. I have read stuff coming out from the government on the subject of marijuana so flagrantly wrong that it has to be deliberate. Nobody speaking truthfully about the present state of research could possible make those statements. The Feds Are Incapable of Telling Truth About Pot PAUL …

Berto Jongman: US Child Labor Common in Tobacco Industry – Growing Marijuana Instead Would Be Good for Children

US tobacco child labour criticised in report By Aleem Maqbool BBC News, Kinston, North Carolina Children have been farming US tobacco fields for generations. But a new report from Human Rights Watch says the practice is dangerous and in need of reform. It may be later than usual because of the harsh winter, but just …

Yoda: Movement Grows to Legalize Marijuana

Wise, this is. 420 festival: How far and fast could legal marijuana spread? The 420 festival in Denver Sunday shows how the legal marijuana cultural phenomenon is growing. But it’s Colorado’s success in keeping things safe and orderly that has some ‘cautiously optimistic’ about the industry. EXTRACT A New York Times/CBS News poll found that …

Yoda: FINALLY — Federal Government Kills One Canary with Marijuana Overdose

Here’s An Updated Tally Of All The People Who Have Ever Died From A Marijuana Overdose With recreational pot now for sale in Colorado and widespread confusion over a recent satirical story that jokingly claimed 37 people had already died of a marijuana overdose, we figured it might be about time to update our weed …