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Kafer: Stop with the glorification of marijuana — young Coloradans are listening

“Do you know what today is?” a 13 year old blurted out during science class. “It’s 4/20 and you know what that means.” Several boys nodded and chuckled. “Yeah, THC is cool,” said another student.  When I suggested otherwise, a student remarked, “It’s better than drinking.” Glad to hear they’ve internalized the industry’s marketing material, because that’s exactly what these unmotivated, academically challenged 8th graders need–marijuana. So kudos to the state government for amplifying the ‘THC is cool’ message this week.

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Why Jeff Sessions’ marijuana crackdown will make legalization more likely

Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who hates marijuana, may get what he wants for now. But in the end he probably did a great service to the legalization movement.

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Denver should give the social pot-use experiment room to work

Denver’s regulators ought to re-think the stiffer-than-workable rules and give seekers of on-site pot-use permits more room.

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Curbing Colorado’s opioid epidemic with cannabis

Cannabis is a potential treatment for addiction, and at minimum a solution for pain management that is proven to be less deadly.

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Fake data on marijuana is spewed by a government agency

The federal government’s misinformation campaign is still alive and well, and it’s time Gov. John Hickenlooper and Attorney General Cynthia Coffman call out this misinformation.

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Jared Polis: Leave cannabis regulation to the states, President Trump

Opinion: Colorado has proven that allowing responsible adults to legally purchase marijuana gives money to classrooms, creates jobs and boosts the economy.

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It’s Time to Move Beyond Street Theater

I cringed last weekend when I saw news photos of a protest and demonstration in front of the White House in which the most notable image was a 51-foot inflatable “joint.” That’s right. Here we are in 2016 on the verge of finally ending marijuana prohibition, and some activists seem caught in a time warp, […]

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The Literal Beating Heart

I’m leaning over Sophie as she shakes in her bed. It’s about 3:00 in the morning. I’m loathe to turn on the light, but I do, and I lean over her and say the same words that I’ve said, over and over and over, for the last twenty-one years. It’s okay. It’s okay. It’s okay. […]

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AZ Supporters of Marijuana Legalization Unveil Pro-Pot Billboard at Phoenix Open

Golf is an addictive sport, and one that’s embraced by the dark underbelly of those traveling in the Fast Lane. Long associated with the idle rich – think nobility – golf has recently undergone a rebranding by some heavy hitters who hope to utilize the game’s popularity in order to stress the need of legalizing […]

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A Quick Review: Potent Marijuana News and Strains For 2015

Over the next 48 hours many will look back in reflection at the crazy year that was 2015. While some may contemplate their goals accomplished or scores settled, I prefer to end the year on a slightly higher note – flashing back at some of the most potent marijuana news and strains of 2015. Looking back over […]

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