Category Archives: Multimedia

How To Vaporize Marijuana

Vaporizing- definitely one of my preferrential ways of smoking medical marijuana. As an alternative to smoking a joint, vaporization avoids the production of irritating toxic and carcinogenic by-products by heating the material so its active compounds boil off into a vapor.  A very … Continue reading

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Wednesday Film Festival: This Week in Weed

If you aren’t already watching NORML’s weekly videocast, This Week in Weed, you should be, because it’s a great round-up of breaking medical marijuana news. Here’s the most recent episode:

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Friday Film Festival – Clearing the Smoke

PBS Newshour produced this video “Clearing the Smoke” which not only talks about the medical benefits of cannabis, but also talks about the science behind why medical marijuana works. Enjoy! Watch the full episode. See more PBS NewsHour.

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MMJ Film Festival: This Week in Weed

NORML has begun a new weekly video series called “This Week in Weed.” In this, their first edition, they’ve included a poll which says that 55% of Americans are for the legalization of cannabis. They also cover marijuana use by … Continue reading

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Friday Film Festival: Jeffrey Miron on Economics of Legalizing Drugs

From his lecture at the Cato Institute, Harvard economist Jeffrey Miron speaks about drug legalization vs. prohibition from an economic point of view. It doesn’t really specify medical marijuana, or even marijuana at all, but it’s still really relevant to … Continue reading

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PBS TONIGHT: Frontline – Pot Republic

PopCornBiz, one of the blogs associated with Chicago, IL’s NBC affiliate, scours the TV listings each week and recommends shows that you shouldn’t miss if you can help it. This week, they’re recommending that you check out tonight’s episode of … Continue reading

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Friday Film Festival: AMEX vs. MMJ

Two months ago, American Express began refusing to process MMJ purchases at legal dispensaries. The Young Turks heard about this and ran a story. It’s bad enough that many banks are refusing dispensary business, but where does a credit card … Continue reading

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Friday Film Strip: 40 Years Later

On June 17th, 1971, then-President Richard M. Nixon launched the drug war. Forty years later, it’s become one of our country’s most epic failures. It’s also the subject of this video from ReasonTV. Interesting stuff.

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Friday Film Festival: CoralFish Calls You To Action on HR 2306

A week ago, HR 2306 – the proposal to end federal prohibition of marijuana – was introduced to the U.S. House of Representatives. Almost immediately, Representative Lamar Smith (R-Texas) said he would make sure it never left the judiciary committee. … Continue reading

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Friday Film Festival: HR 2306

Today’s video is actually AUDIO though it comes from Cannabis Corner and YouTube. It’s yesterday’s edition of the Cannabis Corner “Potcast” and it discusses yesterday’s historic bill, HR 2306, which was proposed in the U.S. House of Representatives. What’s so … Continue reading

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