“Mary Janes” Film Aims to Influence the National Conversation

It’s no secret that cannabis has infiltrated mainstream consciousness. Sitcoms on Netflix, vape pens in Gwyneth Paltrow’s goop, and ads for cannabis lawyers on CNN remind us every day that this plant is no longer relegated to a dingy corner…

Erbanna: Posh Pot Accessories for the Everywoman

I’ve come a long way from my hemp backpack days. In college, when I wore Birkenstocks with socks and wrapped strands of hair with embroidery floss and beads, the shapeless natural fiber sack coordinated well with my look. And, because…

Splimming with 3E Strategies: Cylvia Hayes on Sustainability

There may be no more greater issue facing the legal cannabis industry than the need to cultivate sustainability. Though the end of prohibition can positively impact our economy, public health, and the way we approach social justice, we must recognize…

Smoke the Patriarchy: Cannabis as a Feminist Issue

When I started using cannabis it had a seriously masculine mystique. My initial experience was with a group of guys – neighbors, we’d all grown up together – at a party. I’d brought my girlfriends with me, but none of…

Writing Retreat: Out of the Castle

We’ve always considered it part of our project to expose people to new ideas and experiences. Most of the time, that’s meant conveying to folks outside of the cannabis community the diversity and breadth of this wonderful culture. Today, though,…