Steve Monas

September 20, 2019

Activist Bernardine Dohrn Receives Michael Kennedy Social Justice Award

The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) has been recognizing cannabis legalization advocates from around the country since 1998, as part of their National Conference and Lobby Day in Washington DC. The Michael J Kennedy Social Justice Award, now in its third […]
September 20, 2019

Walmart Announces Plans To Stop Selling E-Cigarettes

The fallout over the spate of vaping-linked deaths continued on Friday, as Walmart announced that it will stop selling e-cigarettes.  In a memo to local managers, the world’s largest retailer cited “regulatory complexity” and industry “uncertainty” as its reasoning behind the decision. “Given the growing […]
September 20, 2019

SAFE Banking Act Heads To House Of Representatives Next Week

We’re hovering on the brink of the first pro-marijuana federal legislation in an age. On Friday morning, the House confirmed that the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act will be put to a vote next week. The proposed legislation is only the third piece […]
September 20, 2019

Is Cannabis Ruining Your Teeth?

In 2016, a major study from Duke University measured the health of 1,000 New Zealanders who’d consumed cannabis for more than 20 years. What researchers found was surprising—especially when it came to the participants’ mouths. One cannabis study found no effect on blood pressure, cholesterol, […]
September 20, 2019

How to Keep Your Electric Atomizer Ready to Rip

This article is brought to you by Vapor.com, providing customers with a wide range of e-rigs and gear for an enjoyable vape experience. The KandyPens OURA e-rig was created to provide cannabis consumers with dense vapor and power-packed hits. It’s removable glass bulb attachment and […]
September 20, 2019

6 Things Every Beginning Cannabis Homegrower Should Know

Growing your own cannabis is an educational experience. It can be whatever you want it to be: a lifelong pursuit or a temporary diversion. As with any pursuit, you get out of it what you put in.  Not only do you develop hands-on cultivation skills, but […]
September 20, 2019

Cannabis vs. Alcohol: Which Is Better for Sex?

As legalization brings cannabis out into the open, sex is becoming a major area of interest for brands as well as smokers. It may even make some consider turning to cannabis instead of the most well-known sex-enhancing drug, alcohol. How exactly, then, do the two […]
September 19, 2019

Cannabis and Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a chronic neurological disorder that gets worse with time. There is no known cure for this disease, which causes a lack of control over bodily movements, depression, cognitive decline, and more.  This condition can be a very debilitating disorder, because it […]
September 19, 2019

Here are 9 Weed Products for Broke Millennials

Millennials are some of weed’s most loyal consumers. A 2019 survey found that millennials are more likely to smoke cannabis than cigarettes and the alcohol industry continues to worry about drinkers becoming weed consumers.  But millennials are a fickle bunch. As a generation that grew […]
September 19, 2019

20 Trending Strains

As cannabis breeding evolves, so do the tastes of its consumers. Aside from a few staple strains, you can expect to see a mostly new set of names on the menus of dispensaries and delivery services every year. In fact, you may have noticed the […]