AYAHUASCA AT THE HIGH COURT
By Peter Gorman
The Uniao do Vegetal demands the right to use an ancient tribal remedy on the grounds of religious freedom.
HIGH TIMES' 7TH ANNUAL STASH AWARD
By Danny Danko & Big Croppa
Our test team announces the best grow gear of the year-from cloning machines and hydro tables to nutrients and harvest tools. Discover the cream of the crop for your crop.
LONELY NO MORE
By Shirley Halperin, photos by Brian Jahn
Matchbox Twenty's lead singer, Rob Thomas, has a hit solo album and an enduring love for all things marijuana.
By Smokey, photos by MG Imaging
When it's time to harvest your buds, host a trimming party and make the work fun. Bonus: Travel from the big city to a Humboldt pot farm with a first-time harvest helper.
MY GRANDFATHER DISCOVERED THC
By Omer Friedman
A HIGH TIMES reader reveals his birthright as the grandson of one of the Israeli scientists who discovered THC in 1964. Plus: An exclusive interview with Dr. Raphael Mechoulam, the "head" scientist in charge of that project.
Story & photos by Dan Skye
California clamps down on medi-pot dispensaries. Bonus: Mark Miller reports from San Francisco.
By Jorge Cervantes
Our cultivation editor fields questions from HT readers. Plus: the September Garden Calendar.
You write, we answer
PIX OF THE CROP
Our favorite reader submissions.
Edited by David Bienenstock
Is Sativex a Mist Opportunity?; Whizzinator in Congress; Cannabis Cupdate; Dave Chappelle; Ms. HIGH TIMES; Pot 10; Quiz: Are You High-Minded?; Jay-dar; Events Calendar; Chef RA.
VAPORELLA & STONERSCOPES
Vaporella meets her arch nemesis. Plus: Stonerscopes.
Bobby Black makes his green-screen debut in Potluck.
Grateful Dead: Beyond Description (1973-1989) ,The Grateful Dead Movie and The End of the Road: Summer Tour '95; John Markoff's What the Door-mouse Said; A Tribute to Sublime. Plus: High Tunes.
Moonshineman's organic-soil mix.
THE GROW SHOW
Kyle Kushman grows back to his roots.
THE DRUG TEST
The White House's traveling drug-test sideshow targets students.
Real readers talk about being a "cannabis criminal."
Allen St. Pierre on "protestivals." Plus: Freedom Fighter Richard Lee.