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Why Is Alcohol Legal But Not Marijuana?

Category: Culture | Posted on Sun, March, 26th 2017 by THCFinder

It’s no secret that history repeats itself, it’s just not always obvious while it’s actually happening. Case in point: America’s seemingly endless war on marijuana can trace its roots directly to the prohibition era, which was a spectacular disaster in every way.  This is a topic that TWB has posted about before, and also one that is certainly tied to why we, as an industry, call this plant cannabis and not marijuana.

But, do you ever wonder why alcohol (one of the most lethal, destructive, and addictive substances in the world) is perfectly legal and marijuana isn’t? For answers, it’s helpful to look back on America’s failed experiment with alcohol prohibition (spoiler alert: prohibition didn’t stop people from drinking!).

Read More:http://www.theweedblog.com/why-is-alcohol-legal-but-not-marijuana/


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State Lawmakers Cancel Local Pot Decriminalization—But It Gets Worse

Category: News | Posted on Sun, March, 26th 2017 by THCFinder

Conservative Republicans are conservative, to a flaw. Big government is evil and bad and must be shunned at all turns, except when smaller government does something they don’t like. In which case: enter, stage right, Big Brother.

This is the lesson to draw from Tennessee, where state lawmakers in the Republican-dominated House voted on Thursday to block the limited marijuana decriminalization efforts undertaken by city councils in Nashville and Memphis.

That’s bad, and means racially skewed arrest rates in the state’s two urban areas—both of which have sizable populations of black people, who (of course) are the people most often arrested for marijuana possession—will continue. It also means possession of less than a half-ounce of marijuana will still be a misdemeanor crime, with possession of more than a half-ounce a felony.

Read More:http://hightimes.com/news/state-lawmakers-cancel-local-pot-decriminalization-but-it-gets-worse/


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What strain are you smoking on today?

Category: Fun | Posted on Sat, March, 25th 2017 by THCFinder


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Observe and Report - Drug Scene

Category: Videos | Posted on Sat, March, 25th 2017 by THCFinder


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