"Books can be lifelines for many people in prison."
“'It’s hard to imagine an Attorney General as bad as Jeff Sessions when it comes to criminal justice and the drug war, but Trump seems to have found one,' explains Michael Collins, director of national affairs for the Drug Policy Alliance."
"Needless to say, many are rejoicing that South Korea is taking an even slightly more progressive approach toward cannabis and that it might influence other Eastern Asian nations to follow suit."
"But perhaps even more impactful than these breakthroughs are firsthand stories of addiction and recovery."
"One small but highly overlooked detail as part of the recent expansion is that it could potentially bar people from entering the legal cannabis industry who have a past history of incarceration, parole or probation stemming from cannabis-related charges."
"Signed into law in 1970, the CSA called for the classification of scheduled drugs, which would make cannabis legally equal to LSD, heroin, peyote and MDMA."
Police Response To ‘We The People’ White Supremacist Rally Shows How Little Has Changed Since Charlottesville
"While fewer arrests were made this weekend than last August’s Blue Lives Matter rally, the 'We the People' rally was a violent demonstration."
"As comrade Alyssa wrote, 'Let’s not let our elders die in vain.'"
"However, the war on drugs, and specifically on cannabis, isn’t over yet."
"According to multiple reports, more than 53 percent of voters there said yes to weed, even though the state’s dominant Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has long said no."
"This year, cannabis advocates rocked the midterm elections in Michigan, Missouri, and Utah. North Dakota, however, experienced a loss for cannabis access."
"Predictions mean nothing: One poll shows 51% support, another shows 26%. Meanwhile, Native Americans are fighting just to cast a ballot."
"Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" Star Lachlan Watson on Non-Binary Identity and Telling a Bit of Their Own Story Through Susie Putnam
"Very few television shows take on non-binary representation, and even fewer succeed. But Netflix’s CAOS is different."
"But why are drinkables, rather than candies or vapes, so especially hot right now? One reason is that they’re convenient to consume, but Bissell explains that predominantly, their biggest advantage is that they’re easily digestible."