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New Graphic Novel Tells The Story of Cannabis Prohibition in the United States

Did you know that in 2000 BCE India, cannabis farmers believed that the plant was created by a celestial tug of war between gods and demons? Or that the first recorded use of a joint was in 1850s Mexico? Did you know that during the Spanish conquests in 1519 CE, Cortes introduced hemp farming as […]

The White House and Spider-Man’s Anti-Weed Comic, Fastlane

According to Gregg Schigiel: “I distinctly remember asking one of the guys in the Marvel bullpen to describe what a bowl might look like and worked up some sketches as he pointed out what looked right or wrong, and almost like a police sketch artist, I worked up the bowl that Sam Exmore is so […]