When you picture a fitness editor, marijuana is probably the last thing you’d associate that role with. I always love hearing people’s reactions when they find out I smoke weed every day, with my favorite being: “But you look so innocent!” And this is just one of many examples of the stigma surrounding cannabis use. […]

Shutterstock Cannabis legalization is spreading like a, er, weed, with the popular plant now being legal to use in nine of the United States and the District of Columbia, while lawmakers who formerly opposed relaxing drug laws on marijuana now hopping on the bandwagon to legalize it. The effects of THC, the chemical that most […]

The “reparations” dust-up may not just be a matter of semantics, though. Some black officials might just be opposing legalized cannabis on principle. There is, as it stands, a history of black politicians taking issue with the idea of legalized drugs—whether cannabis or any other illicit substance—in black communities. James Forman Jr. recounted much of […]

By Farai Mutsaka HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe’s new president is rolling out freedoms — including medical cannabis cultivation — as never seen before in the country recovering from the 37-year grip of former leader Robert Mugabe. For some, however, President Emmerson Mnangagwa is going too far. Others accuse him of mere window-dressing ahead of July’s historic […]

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