Cannabis doesn’t behave like other medicines, which is why it doesn’t fit the current western way of healing -- an it may never. William Dolphin and Michelle Newhart, authors of The Medicalization of Marijuana, explore the future of a medicine that refuses to behave like a medicine.
It’s been 7 years since Washington legalized, but Hempfest, Seattle’s largest and oldest cannabis celebration is under attack from state and local governments. Hempfest co-founder, Vivian McPeak, joins us to talk about how he’s fighting back.
Jordan Klepper, ex Daily Show comedian has a new documentary series, Klepper, in which he immerses himself into the issues dividing the country. His episode “The New Weed War” takes on a topic that few others can.
The Coca Cola bottling billionaire was arrested for smuggling 5,000 CBD hemp seedlings into St. Kitts on his private jet (the press called the CBD “cannabis” – silly reporters). In this exclusive interview, Alki unloads about the arrest, his plan to turn the Caribbean into a hemp growing mecca, and why he thinks Trump is a hero. And that's just for starters...
Modern medicine knows how to prolong life but rarely addresses the quality of that life. this episode explores another way of growing older -- in which our symptoms are not controlling our lives – with the help of medical cannabis.
For small operators in the cannabis space securing a loan is impossible. Banks won’t touch you. Good Tree Capital has developed groundbreaking way of helping those in need of capital get financed and giving smaller investors a way to earn a high return at low risk.
That’s the question this episode obliquely addresses with two insightful men: Kris Krane, activist turned co-founder of 4Front, an investment and multistate dispensary firm, and Bruce Barcott, Deputy Editor at Leafly, who asks if corporate insensitivity and greed killed NY’s failed legalization effort.
Max Montrose, founder of The Trichome Institute, trains students to become ganja sommeliers. His “interpening” course guides you how “read” and predict a flower’s effects by smell and taste. This is Next Level Cannabis.
In Part 2, CannAmerica’s Chief Science officer (aka, the “Weed Wizard”) Austin Sims geeks out with me about CBD. Finally, a clear and coherent explanation of the confusing differences between Full Spectrum CBD and CBD Isolates.