High Times Presents: The U.S. Cannabis Cup


Science Shows Cannabis Doesn’t Shrink Brains, Feds Think Otherwise

Two recently published studies might have put the last couple of nails in the coffin on the idea that smoking cannabis shrinks the brain, but the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) quickly jumped in to say it’s still too early to declare the ...

NIDA Admits That Marijuana Has Medicinal Value

The United States government has surprisingly allowed one of its most prominent drug warriors - the head of NIDA - to admit that, despite more than 40 years of pot propaganda, marijuana does actually possess medicinal qualities.

US Senators Press Federal Officials to Expand Medical Pot Research

U.S. Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) urged the federal government to allow increased research on medicinal cannabis during a hearing held by the Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control last week.  

Federal Study: Alcohol Impacts Driving More Than Marijuana

A new study—partly funded by the federal government—has found that alcohol affects a person's ability drive way more than marijuana.   

Uncle Sam Offers $3 Million to First Person Who Can Cure Marijuana Addiction

Based on the ideology that millions of Americans are grossly addicted to marijuana, the federal government has approved $3 million to facilitate the fast-track creation of a pharmaceutical drug to treat this supposed scourge on public health.  



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