Category Archives: War On Drugs

Maryland Legislative Panel Begins Work On Cannabis Legalization

A legislative panel assembled to study the legalization of recreational marijuana in Maryland began work last Wednesday, laying out plans to draft a referendum ballot measure for next year’s general election. The working group of 10 members of the Maryland House of Delegates is tasked with creating a plan to legalize cannabis for use by […]

Social Justice Cannabis Brand EVIDENCE Launches With the Help of Damian Marley, Berner and Other Celebs

EVIDENCE is a new cannabis brand that’s not only growing weed in a prison, but is also dedicated to social justice, donating $1 from every sale to helping free those who are serving time for weed-related charges.

Large-Scale Cannabis Business Park in Detroit Will Train Past Marijuana Offenders

Detroit may soon be home to a multi-million business project that aims to help correct damage done by racially biased cannabis policing. WXYZ Detroit reports that Green Cure Wellness and Southeast Provisioning’s new business complex will put priority on training local residents with prior marijuana convictions in the skills they need to take part in […]

Netflix Drops Trailer for New Documentary on the War on Cannabis,Grass is Greener

Netflix just dropped the official trailer for Grass is Greener, a new documentary that takes a hard-hitting look at how weed—and the war against it—has indelibly shaped American music, culture and more. Directed and narrated by filmmaker and all around hip hop pioneer Fab 5 Freddy, Grass is Greener aims to educate audiences not just […]