5th annual Mother’s High Tea celebrates cannabis industry’s influential women

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5th annual Mother’s High Tea celebrates cannabis industry’s influential women——-The fifth annual Mother’s High Tea brought some of the most influential women in cannabis together to remember their struggles, honor their successes and uphold a new generation of leaders.——-——-• Source: Go to Source——-• Author’s Name: Alex Pasquariello – Profile——-• This Feed pulled from: The Cannabist——-• […]

Internationally Recognized Cannabinoid Specialist on Hunger Strike

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Internationally Recognized Cannabinoid Specialist on Hunger Strike——-The internationally recognized cannabinoid specialist and Chairman of the International Association for Cannabinoid Medicines (IACM) Dr. Franjo Grotenhermen has been on a hunger strike since May 12th. Grotenhermen’s main motive for the non-violent protest is the price of cannabis medicine which has increased from 15 to 22.10 Euro/gram since […]

A frantic push for medical marijuana in Texas, bureaucratic heartbreak and renewed resolve

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A frantic push for medical marijuana in Texas, bureaucratic heartbreak and renewed resolve——-Following the life and death of Texas HB 2107: Advocates’ concerted efforts for medical marijuana yield surprising results before an ultimate letdown.——-——-• Source: Go to Source——-• Author’s Name: Neal Pollack – Profile——-• This Feed pulled from: The Cannabist——-• Description: Denver, Colorado marijuana news, […]

Global Marijuana March Toronto

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Global Marijuana March Toronto——-Last Saturday was the Global Marijuana March and for Torontonians, the event was about reveling in our good fortunes this time around, while screaming for the future of legal weed everywhere else. At Queen’s Park in Toronto, steps away from the Ontario Legislative Building where politicians debate the future of our country, […]

National Nurses Day: Celebrating Medical Marijuana’s Unsung Heroes

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National Nurses Day: Celebrating Medical Marijuana’s Unsung Heroes——-For almost a quarter of a century, America has been officially honoring the caring men and women who look after us long before — and after — the doctor ever does. Starting on May 6 of every year, we celebrate National Nurses Week to recognize the compassionate caregivers […]

Civil disobedience in DC: More marijuana arrests in “smoke-in” at U.S. Capitol

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Civil disobedience in DC: More marijuana arrests in “smoke-in” at U.S. Capitol——-Supporters of legal marijuana say four people have been arrested after smoking pot on the U.S. Capitol grounds.——-——-• Source: Go to Source——-• Author’s Name: The Associated Press – Profile——-• This Feed pulled from: The Cannabist——-• Description: Denver, Colorado marijuana news, culture, resources——-• Item Permalink: […]

Thousands descended on DC to march for truth and science

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Thousands descended on DC to march for truth and science——-A balmy Friday evening gave way to a miserable Saturday, with low, gray clouds that blotted out the sun and soaked Washington DC with rain. That wasn’t enough to stop thousands of people — from all over the country — from gathering on the…——-——-• Source: Go […]

7 protesters arrested for handing out free joints near U.S. Capitol

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7 protesters arrested for handing out free joints near U.S. Capitol——-Seven pro-pot activists were arrested in Washington D.C. Thursday for doing something that’s been legal for the past two years — handing out free joints.——-——-• Source: Go to Source——-• Author’s Name: The Associated Press – Profile——-• This Feed pulled from: The Cannabist——-• Description: Denver, Colorado […]

4/20 in the Trump era: Marijuana celebration or political rally?

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4/20 in the Trump era: Marijuana celebration or political rally?——-420 celebrations are bigger than ever, and organizers hope that this year, especially, rallies will bring a renewed commitment to activism.——-——-• Source: Go to Source——-• Author’s Name: The Cannabist Network – Profile——-• This Feed pulled from: The Cannabist——-• Description: Denver, Colorado marijuana news, culture, resources——-• Item […]

Eight Initiatives Run by Women of Color That Are Fostering Diversity and Inclusion in Tech

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Eight Initiatives Run by Women of Color That Are Fostering Diversity and Inclusion in Tech——- Diversity and inclusion have found their way into tech lexicon, and into Slack groups, task forces, and think pieces. I’ve found myself at the center of many of these, and always come away wanting more. Wanting to make an impact […]