On July 28, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo made waves in the cannabis industry by signing a bill aiming to further decriminalize cannabis use statewide. It’s not legalization—but it’s a step in the right direction as supporters are advocating for the law as a vital social justice initiative. “Communities of color have been disproportionately impacted by laws governing … [Read more...] about Gov. Cuomo Signs Bill to Further Decriminalize Cannabis in NY
American expat writer and bohemian socialite Gertrude Stein is best remembered for her patronage of the arts, literary wit and fearless candor. Stein and her life partner, Alice B. Toklas, lived a colorful life in Paris for forty years, hosting a parade of impressive friends at their home, including Hemingway, Picasso and Fitzgerald. Though Stein was the bigger personality of … [Read more...] about Emerald Entrees: Paleo Bites
Photos by Edgar Frausto Meet the 2016 High Times Winner, Dr. OGX (pronounced Oh-Gee-Kush). This all-natural, cannabis-infused drink claimed First Place - Best Product at the Cannabis Concentrates Cup this January, and Dr. OGX is just getting started. Steve Suh, President and CEO of Dr. OGX, generously shared some samples and sat down with me to discuss this new cannabis … [Read more...] about Dr. OGX: THE DOCTOR IS IN!
“He aims to showcase that the industry is as diverse as the many different strains of cannabis found around the world.” There are so many different people in pot today, it’s hard to showcase them all. However, this is exactly what one individual named Craig Ex is doing. Every Thursday at 4:20 p.m. PST, Craig showcases the many individuals throughout the cannabis community by … [Read more...] about Expert Joints: On The Pulse Of Pot
“I speak out on this issue, in part, because most Americans cannot, out of fear of losing their jobs or reputation or both.” Every movement needs its public champions, and the legalization effort is no different. Leaders from within the cannabis community have spoken through the organization NORML (National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws) and magazines … [Read more...] about Public People on Pot