Cannabis Baby Boomers

The fastest-growing group of stoners? Your grandparents. It turns out that baby boomers do want to get high with a little help from their friends. A report released in January by the Pew Research Center inducates that boomers’ approval rating for cannabis use has jumped to 56 percent (up from a meager 34 percent way […]

………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Duke Rodriguez, a former New Mexico state Cabinet secretary, former chief operating officer of two major companies and the founder of an investment firm, says he’s gotten used to being known as “the weed […]

Not everyone a fan of new cannabis law Put youth first Regarding the article Burning questions about marijuana legalization (June 30). We agree serious questions remain unanswered about the upcoming legalization of cannabis. We recommend The London Free Press pursue the following additional questions with all government leaders. According to the World Health Organization and […]

As yet another sign of the impact that legalized marijuana is having on the hospitality industry, some California hotels are making cannabis smokers feel welcome, says the L.A. Times: A few months after California legalized recreational use of marijuana, the Desert Hot Springs Inn in the Coachella Valley began advertising itself as cannabis friendly — […]

As a queer woman from New York who’s been involved in the cannabis industry for more than three years, I’ve met dozens of LGBTQ people, ranging from millennials to baby-boomers and activists to executives. As a new industry, cannabis benefits from growing in a time where there’s more awareness of the value of diversity. “The […]

If you think you’re the only one you know lighting up, you probably aren’t. A new study shows that more adults than ever before are using cannabis daily, whether it’s to unwind at the end of the day or to lower their pain. The study, out of Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, looked […]

A grassy spread along the banks of the Lamoille River in Johnson that once played host to nearly 20,000 rowdy reggae fans in the mid-1990s hosts a gathering this weekend celebrating the new law allowing recreational marijuana use in the Green Mountain State. Heady Vermont, the state’s leading cannabis advocacy and lifestyle organization, hosts a […]

The Canadian Senate has passed a landmark bill legalizing the use of recreational marijuana, making Canada the only country besides Uruguay to permit the nationwide sale and distribution of marijuana. The Cannabis Act, known as Bill-C-45, was a victory for Justin Trudeau, whose presidential campaign included federal legalization of marijuana as a primary objective. Trudeau […]