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April 19, 2019

Chronic Chronology: Great Moments in 4/20 History

Fire one up and hop on the bus for a detour-laden timeline of 4/20 throughout cannabis history. The post Chronic Chronology: Great Moments in 4/20 History appeared first on Leafly.
September 27, 2019

France Forgets Its Golden Age of Medical Marijuana

This past summer the French food and drug office, the Agence Nationale de Sécurité du Médicament, greenlighted limited medical cannabis trials inside France, something that’s been illegal since 1953. In the middle 19th century, Paris functioned as the epicenter of an international movement to medicalize hashish. […]
November 14, 2019

Why ‘marijuana’ should have always been called ‘the gage’

LifestylePolitics Meg HartleyNovember 14, 2019   Share   Print (William P. Gottlieb, Library of Congress) In the 1930s, two distinct potential futures existed for cannabis in the United States. Cannabis was no stranger to us at that time. Cannabis tinctures were widely available at pharmacies, […]