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Joe Klare has written about cannabis issues since 2009, penning thousands of articles. His comedic alter ego – Stoner Jesus – can be heard on stonerjesus.net!

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Lifestyle
Marijuana Museum Opens in Uruguay

Marijuana Museum Opens in Uruguay

Last week a museum dedicated to teaching people about marijuana opened in the South American country of Uruguay.

"Cannabis has historically had so many different benefits," said Eduardo Blasina, the director of the museum. “It has been used as food, as a textile, to make fishing nets and paper, and today it is providing us with novel types of medicine.”

Politics
DEA Blames the Media for Making Marijuana Arrests Tougher

DEA Blames the Media for Making Marijuana Arrests Tougher

The Drug Enforcement Administration has released its latest Drug Threat Assessment, contributing a whopping 22 pages to marijuana; by comparison, prescription painkiller abuse only garnered 16 pages.

Obviously the DEA still thinks cannabis is a major problem, a problem only made worse by various legalization measures enacted across the country. And if that wasn’t bad enough, it seems some in the media are spreading evil propaganda.

Legal
Arrests for Marijuana are Down in…Virginia?

Arrests for Marijuana are Down in…Virginia?

When marijuana arrests drop in places like Colorado or Washington no one is surprised; after all, with full adult use legalization, arrests for something that is no longer illegal are bound to fall.

But when arrests for marijuana drop more than normal in a state like Virginia, people take notice: