Make a bold statement

Grab your visitors' attention front and center on your homepage, then give them an action to take.

Get Started

World

/World

Lebanon Announces Plan to Legalize Medical Marijuana Use and Cultivation

By | July 19th, 2018|international, Lebanon, News, World|

With the economic benefits of cannabis increasingly coming into focus, many countries are considering some form of legalization. Most recently, Lebanon has announced a plan to legalize the use and cultivation of medical marijuana. The move could become an important boost to the country’s struggling economy. Cannabis Could Lift Lebanon’s Economy As reported by CNN, [...]

Nimbin, Australia is the Home of MardiGrass and The Hemp Olympics, But Weed is Still Illegal

By | July 12th, 2018|Australia, Culture, featured, World|

The streets of Nimbin are lined with people with dreadlocks and rainbow clothing, weed leaves decorate the shop fronts, and bud smoke fills the air. On corners, in parks, and in cafes everyone’s blazing up—all of whom, the law states, are criminals. Hippies arrived in Nimbin, Australia, in the state of New South Wales, in [...]

Israel Moving to Decriminalize Marijuana Use This Week

By | July 9th, 2018|decriminalization, featured, Israel, News, World|

The Israeli Knesset, the country’s legislative body, is moving to decriminalize marijuana with a vote set for this week. If the new law passes, it would replace jail time for most of those guilty of cannabis possession with civil fines. The Labor, Welfare and Health Committee approved the bill Monday and has advanced it to the [...]

Can You Smoke Weed In Antarctica?

By | July 6th, 2018|Antarctica, international, Laws, travel, World|

What a time to be alive! Not only is the number of U.S. states with legal recreational weed on the rise—not to mention entire countries like Canada and Uruguay—it’s never been easier to travel to those places to partake in the consumption of cannabis. Checking off places and dream activities is almost a form of [...]

Report Indicates Uptick in Marijuana and MDMA Use Among Irish Youth

By | June 7th, 2018|Europe, Ireland, News, teen drug use, World, youth|

According to new data, there are a growing number of people in Ireland regularly consuming a variety of drugs. In particular, the report indicates an uptick in marijuana and MDMA use among Irish youth — so much so, in fact, that Ireland is becoming one of the most drug-heavy countries in Europe. New Data Shows [...]

Researchers in Lebanon Hope to Study Medical Benefits of Cannabis

By | June 1st, 2018|international, Lebanon, Middle East, News, Research, World|

The Lebanese American University will be the first university in Lebanon to study medical marijuana. This week, the university president announced the foundation of the Medicinal Cannabis Research Center. Joseph G. Jabbra put forth big plans for medical marijuana research and de-stigmatization, suggesting it could bolster the national economy. Here’s a look at the university’s plans, [...]

After Police Crackdowns, Copenhagen’s Weed Dealers May Be in Peril

By | May 30th, 2018|Denmark, News, Police, raids, World|

Copenhagen’s weed dealers may be in peril after five straight days of police crackdowns. Every day since Friday of last week, law enforcement officers have raided the infamous Pusher Street in Denmark’s capital. The well-known but illegal cannabis market is located in an alternative community known as Christiania. Squatters founded the hippie enclave on a [...]

Greece Prepares for First Government-Backed Medical Marijuana Expo

By | May 30th, 2018|featured, Greece, international, News, World|

Upwards of 120 businesses, exhibitors, entrepreneurs, and innovators will gather in the Greek capital of Athens on Friday to present medical marijuana products, technology, and applications to the general public. But the massive cannabis event won’t just be introducing the drug to the people. Politicians from across Greece will also attend the event in order [...]

New Zealanders May Soon Vote on Cannabis… and Euthanasia?

By | May 23rd, 2018|international, New Zealand, News, Voting, World|

New Zealand politicians have promised to hold a nation-wide vote on whether to legalize recreational marijuana by 2020. And euthanasia, the right for doctors to assist the terminally ill or those in crippling pain in dying, has amassed political support. As legislation for both topics progresses, Kiwis will have a chance to vote yay or nay, [...]

Danish Politician Calls for the Decriminalization of Cannabis, ‘Hard Drugs’

By | May 16th, 2018|decriminalization, Denmark, News, World|

A leading Danish politician with the opposition Social Democrats is breaking with his party’s position on cannabis and calling for the decriminalization of all drugs in Denmark. MP Henrik Sass Larsen made the remarks in a new book lambasting the Danish government’s efforts to control drugs and outlining the merits of comprehensive drug decriminalization. Larsen’s [...]