Steve Monas

August 15, 2019

Women Lawmakers Attending Summit for Cannabis Education and Policy

Thirty women state lawmakers from across the country are convening in Denver for a policy summit on marijuana issues Aug. 15 and 16, 2019.. The National Foundation for Women Legislators (NFWL) is hosting a Marijuana Policy Summit, in which attendees will hear about the evolution […]
August 15, 2019

La Corte Suprema de México ordena al Ministerio de Salud regular marihuana medicinal

Los largos retrasos en las directrices han dejado a los pacientes y productores del país en la oscuridad. Los jueces de la corte suprema de México están impacientes con la demora de dos años del Ministerio de Salud en la regulación del cannabis medicinal. El […]
August 14, 2019

Cannabis and Mental Health: Social Anxiety Disorder

Social anxiety may sound like something we all experience at times in life, and that is true. It is natural for a person to feel nervous or anxious in situations like being alone in a new place or going on a first date. But for […]
August 14, 2019

American Bar Association Tells Feds: Let States Legalize Cannabis

This week the influential American Bar Association (ABA) took a bold and strikingly impassioned stance on cannabis reform. On Monday, during the group’s annual meeting in San Francisco, the ABA’s House of Delegates passed a resolution—without any vocal opposition—that urges Congress to end the draconian […]
August 14, 2019

5 Takeaways from Bernie Sanders’ Chat on ‘The Joe Rogan Experience’

At this moment in 2019, there might not be two figures more beloved yet controversial in the U.S. culture than Bernie Sanders and Joe Rogan. Naturally, a conversation between the two could only get more interesting should they talk about weed, which is exactly what […]
August 13, 2019

Can You Vape At Disneyland? Here’s The Risk

Disneyland is often referred to as the “Happiest Place on Earth,” but for adults aged 21-and-up, couldn’t it be happier? Bro they don’t let you vape in Disneyland…. how is this the happiest place on earth — painbot (@asmallbug1) June 18, 2019 Anecdotes of people […]
August 13, 2019

Edibles Company Reportedly Donated Over $60,000 to San Francisco LGBT Center

California cannabis edibles manufacturer Plus Products has donated more than $60,000 to the San Francisco LGBT Center, according to a statement from the company. The donation comes from Plus Products’ sales of its Rainbow Sorbet limited edition gummies. The company’s donation totaled $60,937, which represents […]
August 13, 2019

Opinion: It’s OK That Blue Dream Is Your Favorite Cannabis Strain

Let’s talk about our beloved Blue Dream for a quick second. On paper, Blue Dream is the single-most searched cannabis strain in all of the lands. It currently has over 12,000 reviews on Leafly, most of them “Exceptional,” resulting in a rating of 4.4 out […]
August 12, 2019

How the Dutch Spread Cannabis Across the World

As more and more countries embrace cannabis legalization, it’s important not to forget the vital role the Netherlands has played over the last five decades by providing a safe haven both for cannabis plants and for cannabis people. Throughout a long dark age of near […]
August 12, 2019

High Folks: Lisette Barajas on Healing Herself Through Henna and Marijuana

Cannabis encourages us to express our vulnerabilities. For those of us, who, through trauma and pain, have hidden from ourselves and the world, the plant has encouraged us to dive deep into ourselves and heal the pain that we’ve run from most of our lives. […]