Activism

New York Times Calls for End to Marijuana Prohibition

New York Times Calls for End to Marijuana Prohibition

On Saturday, The New York Times called for an end to marijuana prohibition in an editorial posted to the newspaper’s website and published in their Sunday edition. The Times...
MPP to Display 5 Pro-Marijuana Ads Near Super Bowl

MPP to Display 5 Pro-Marijuana Ads Near Super Bowl

The Super Bowl is always an exciting event, but it is taking on even more meaning this year for marijuana advocates, as teams from the two states that have...
Obama Admits Marijuana Less Dangerous Than Alcohol

Obama Admits Marijuana Less Dangerous Than Alcohol

In an interview with the New Yorker published over the weekend, President Barack Obama finally admitted that marijuana is less dangerous than alcohol “in terms of its impact on...
Oregon Moms for Marijuana Plan Rally

Oregon Moms for Marijuana Plan Rally

Southern Oregon Moms for Marijuana plan to hold a rally today on the Jackson County Courthouse steps at 4 PM.  The group is fighting against efforts to restrict access...
Oklahoma State Senator Held Medical Marijuana Forum

Oklahoma State Senator Held Medical Marijuana Forum

On Sunday, Oklahoma State Senator Constance Johnson hosted a public education event at the State Capitol.  The goal of the forum was to educate voters about the science behind...
South Carolina Police Chief Threatens to Go After Marijuana Advocates

South Carolina Police Chief Threatens to Go After Marijuana Advocates

Columbia, South Carolina’s interim Police Chief is in hot water after a facebook comment conversation went too far, ending with the chief threatening to go after marijuana advocates. The...
New Zealand to Open Cannabis Museum

New Zealand to Open Cannabis Museum

On October 6th, New Zealand’s first Cannabis Museum is set to open in the city of Dunedin.  The museum has been put together by the Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party...
Dr. Sanjay Gupta Reverses Stance on Marijuana, Pledges Support

Dr. Sanjay Gupta Reverses Stance on Marijuana, Pledges Support

Dr. Sanjay Gupta, chief medical correspondent at CNN, has changed his stance and now fully supports medical marijuana.  In an article on CNN.com, Gupta wrote, “I had steadily reviewed...
Activist Group Planting Marijuana in Germany’s Public Parks

Activist Group Planting Marijuana in Germany’s Public Parks

In the German city of Gottingen, a group of marijuana activists is protesting against the nation’s “demonization” of pot by sowing several pounds of marijuana seeds throughout the city’s...
Michigan Marijuana Activists Encouraging Supporters to Spend $2 Bills

Michigan Marijuana Activists Encouraging Supporters to Spend $2 Bills

Michigan activists are asking supporters of marijuana legalization to spend at least one $2 bill during each purchase they make for the next three weeks.  The goal of using...