ICBC Berlin speakers
Cannabis Culture

ICBC Ticket Prices Increase at Midnight!

March 17, 2017, 10:22 am Carl Wellstone

Attending Europe’s first B2B cannabis event is your dream, and Berlin, Germany is your destination! You have the chance to join like-minded entrepreneurs and activists from around the world and immerse yourself in cannabis culture, business and politics for the marijuana conference of the year. The International Cannabis Business Conference […]

OMBC Eugene
Marijuana Events

Oregon Marijuana Business Conference Program Released

March 15, 2017, 9:32 am Carl Wellstone

The Oregon Marijuana Business Conference is coming – and it is right around the corner! Join the host of cannabis experts and meet the ganjapreneurs making cannabis business a profitable reality on April 28th in Eugene. The program has been announced, and the following topics will be covered: OLCC Regulations […]

Americans for Safe Access (ASA) released its state medical marijuana report for 2017.
Cannabis Activism

Americans for Safe Access Grades State Medical Marijuana Laws

March 9, 2017, 1:16 pm Carl Wellstone

Americans for Safe Access (ASA) have been at the forefront of the movement to implement sensible cannabis laws that benefit patients battling severe and debilitating medical conditions since the organization was founded in 2002. Led by a great advocate, Steph Sherer, ASA now has over 30,000 members in with chapters in […]

israel marijuana cannabis
Cannabis Activism

Israel Set to Decriminalize Marijuana and Study Regulation

March 5, 2017, 12:57 pm Carl Wellstone

Demonstrating further that legalization is a global movement and that our political, economic and cultural success stories reverberate around the world, Israel is set to decriminalize marijuana use and study regulations that could lead to cannabis commerce in the near future. Public Security Ministry Gilad Erdan told Haartz that legalization […]

Jesse Ventura
Cannabis Activism

Jesse Ventura Tells Donald Trump to Leave Marijuana Laws Alone

March 5, 2017, 12:03 pm Carl Wellstone

Former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura, no stranger to shocking the political establishment, has set his sights on cannabis legalization, recently penning the book, Jesse Ventura’s Marijuana Manifesto. The former Navy Seal lays out a call to arms for legalizing cannabis and ending the greater Drug War in his latest book, asking […]

Medical marijuana doctor
Marijuana Legalization News

Medical Cannabis Protections Crucial Under the Trump Administration

March 2, 2017, 9:37 am Carl Wellstone

With the Trump Administration’s embrace of medical marijuana, our federal government has actually made a very important step forward in its acceptance of cannabis as medicine and states’ rights to implement their own medical programs. Unfortunately, Uncle Sam isn’t as hip to recreational marijuana, making medical marijuana more important than […]

US Capitol
Cannabis Activism

Marijuana Law Reformers Praise the Congressional Cannabis Caucus

February 16, 2017, 12:41 pm Carl Wellstone

Today was a rather important and historic day for the cannabis legalization community as the Congressional Cannabis Caucus held its first press conference to lay out its vision for federal marijuana policy reform. The bipartisan caucus, founded by Democrats Earl Blumenauer and Jared Polis, along with Republicans Dana Rohrabacher and […]

Empower
Cannabis Culture

Empower Bodycare Makes a Great Stoner Valentine’s Day Gift

February 14, 2017, 3:00 pm Carl Wellstone

If you are like me and are looking to buy a last-minute (okay last-second) Valentine’s Day gift in beautiful and legalized Oregon, Empower Bodycare products can make a great gift for your stoner sweetie. Empower, operated by Trista Okel, a local cannabis advocate, has a variety of topicals and other […]