Category : Cannabis Culture

by LeafAlert - 2 days ago

Vancouverites Mobilize in Solidarity with Land Protectors

CANNABIS CULTURE – On Tuesday January 8, thousands of people gathered in the streets of Vancouver to demonstrate communal opposition to actions taken by the RCMP, Superior Courts and Federal Government imposing pipelines on unceded First Nations lan...

by LeafAlert - 4 days ago

The Mature Stoner: Why Are So Many Seniors Smoking Weed?

Older people are the fastest-growing group of cannabis users, as stigma fades and some seek an alternative to prescription drugs. As attitudes towards cannabis shift, the fastest-growing group of users is over 50 – and marijuana’s popularity among s...

by LeafAlert - 4 days ago

Kitchener, Waterloo Councils Approve Legal Cannabis Stores

Kitchener and Waterloo residents may soon be able to purchase marijuana legally at a storefront within the area. Kitchener and Waterloo councils both voted Monday to opt into the province’s plan for storefronts within the cities’ borders. Both Water...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

Legalization Must Be About More Than Money

CANNABIS CULTURE – Most marijuana-related news focuses on how to invest, tax revenue for states, shops and growers. But there’s a lot missing from this conversation. How are states legalizing marijuana in ways that protect public health based on fac...

by LeafAlert - 5 days ago

Cannabis Club Fills Info Gap for California Seniors

Tucked between the affluent San Francisco suburbs of Lafayette and Walnut Creek is Rossmoor, an upscale senior-living community of some 10,000 residents 55 and older. Rossmoor members have a plethora of activities at their convenience, from bridge t...

by LeafAlert - 6 days ago

Liberals Must Pass a Cannabis Amnesty Law

When the Trudeau government set out to deliver on its core campaign commitment to legalize cannabis, success was defined for many by legislation that did not impede on each province’s autonomy over responsible implementation. The timeline was ambiti...