Legal Weed

This Marijuana Activist Is a Hero to Me, and I Don't Smoke the Stuff

Karen Selick | Posted 10.14.2014 | Canada Politics
Karen Selick

Unlike the "Prince of Pot," I don't use marijuana. I never have, and probably never will, even if it were to become legal for recreational use. Nevertheless, I have been a staunch admirer of Marc's ever since I first met him. While Marc Emery didn't do this single-handedly, there is no question that he is at least partly responsible for the fact that hundreds of thousands of people across North America now have legal access to a medication that helps relieve their pain and epileptic seizures. Margaret Wente said that Marc's no hero, but I disagree.

Legalized Weed Is Sparking Tensions in the USA

JD Halperin | Posted 01.08.2013 | Canada Politics
JD Halperin

There is indeed change in America's winds, and it smells like the chronic. Recreational weed will not just be legal in Colorado and Washington, but will be be produced, packaged, and sold in retail stores. Personally, I've never partaken in smoking weed myself because it's illegal in Canada and I am an upstanding, law abiding citizen.