Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015 is officially "Back to the Future" Day—the day Marty McFly and Doc Brown arrived from the past in the 1989 film, Back to the Future II.
A group working to legalize recreational marijuana in Arizona next year recently unveiled a new billboard campaign that grinds the ax of early prohibition by pulling some inspiration from the classic Reefer Madness-style movie posters of the mid 1930s.
Modern science has disproved the hysterical claims used to justify marijuana prohibition when it was enacted by Congress in 1937. But these claims could have been disproved long ago.
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 ...
A 1933 article about marijuana published in the Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology explains a lot about why, in 2015, marijuana’s legalization is underway in the United States.