Cannabis Corner

Marijuana and the President’s men (and woman)

Three of Trump’s cabinet picks are god-awful as far as ending the war on marijuana is concerned, but two other potential presidential appointments are...

Is marijuana the golden crop of the Golden State?

The Orange County Register, not one of the liberal trumpets in the mainstream media orchestra, recently took it upon itself to estimate the value...

Trump and marijuana — the un-rosy scenario

A few weeks ago I wrote a piece in this space (“Yikes! Sessions!,” Nov. 24, 2016) that listed some of the reasons why I thought...

The DEA’s tangled web

For the last 80 years the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and its predecessor agencies have been lying about the risks of marijuana use and...

Marijuana and the thinking teenager

The anti-marijuana-legalization movement has made the claim that legalization will lead to an eruption in teenage marijuana use a central part of its narrative. But...

Boulder County’s war on pot growing

In 2012, Boulder County electors voted 2 to 1 for legalizing recreational marijuana in Colorado. Amendment 64’s margin of victory in Boulder County was...

On pot, President Lead-from-Behind led from behind

A couple days ago Rolling Stone published its exit interview with President Obama, during which he unburdened himself of the following thoughts about marijuana legalization...

Yikes! Sessions!

The mainstream media has taken time out from its busy schedule of compulsively re-writing Donald Trump’s obituary to report that Trump’s appointment of Alabama...

There were ballot wins for marijuana in Colorado too

Although state-wide marijuana legalization initiatives like the ones in California, Massachusetts, Florida and elsewhere got most of the attention, several Colorado communities voted on...

Big wins at the ballot box for marijuana legalization

This is huge. Initiatives to legalize recreational marijuana were on the ballots of five states Tuesday, and medical marijuana initiatives were on the ballots of...

Marijuana legalization wars: Follow the money edition

A good way to gauge where things stand in the marijuana legalization wars a week before Election Day is to follow the money. And the...

A pleasant October surprise from Gallup

The Gallup Poll usually asks its marijuana legalization question in October, and this year’s produced only pleasant October surprises. The main finding of the poll...
Our sponsors love Boulder
Our sponsors love Boulder
Our sponsors love Boulder