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AgriScience Labs – Making Cannabis Safe

Kim and Hayley from AgriScience explain how they test cannabis products for THC, CBD, and harmful contaminants. We learn about the ever-changing world of regulation, the omnipresent eye of the narcotic panopticon, cutting-edge innovations in chemistry, and why cannabis products are safer than ever.   from BlueBird Botanicals Music from Brett Van Donsel Birdsong […] Read more

Robert Laurie – Legal Illuminations

Robert Laurie is a lawyer, a writer, a psychonaut, a Freemason, and a board advisor to MAPS Canada. Headquartered in Vancouver, BC and with a law practice that’s been at the forefront of legal activism, he’s the perfect guest to help navigate the legal labyrinth as we move cannabis from prohibition to decriminalization and legalization. […] Read more

Adam Auctor of The Bunk Police

Sometimes drug dealers cut their product with cheaper and dirtier alternatives. That’s why Adam Auctor founded The Bunk Police, and started selling test kits. Today he talks about the dangers of laced drugs, what kind of chemicals you’ll find lurking in your psyhoactives, and how the establishment is still resisting something as sensible as drug-testing […] Read more

Kayvan Khalatbari – A Candidate for Cannabis

Kayvan Khalatbari is running for mayor of Denver, Colorado. He helped decriminalize cannabis possession in Denver in 2005 and is a successful businessman. His campaign is all about seizing economic opportunities for the city and mobilizing those who have been trampled by the drug war and inequality. from BlueBird Botanicals // Music from Brett […] Read more

Arnaud Dumas de Rauly – The Vape Starter

Arnaud Dumas de Rauly is a vape expert. His company The Blinc Group is an incubator for vape and cannabis brands. He talks to Lex about history of vaping, the state of the business and the importance of self-regulation and standards. Arnaud is also the Chairman of the ISO (International) Standards Committee TC126/SC3 on Vapor […] Read more

Alice O’Leary Randall – First Lady of Medical Marijuana

Alice O’Leary-Randall was part of the driving force behind legalizing medical marijuana. When her husband used marijuana for his glaucoma it got him in legal trouble, launching Alice’s crusade to bring medicinal marijuana into the public consciousness and the law.   from BlueBird Botanicals // Music from Brett Van Donsel // […] Read more

Lisa Raville – Harm Reduction & Safe Injection

Lisa Raville is a force of nature when it comes to social reform and helping those in need. She runs the Harm Reduction Action Center in Denver, Colorado, and works with the Colorado Criminal Justice Reform Coalition. She explains to Lex exactly why safe injection sites are so much more effective than prohibition laws. […] Read more

Joshua Laterman – Self-Regulating Weed

Joshua Laterman believes the marijuana industry has no choice but to regulate itself. He founded the National Association of Cannabis Businesses (NACB) to address this issue. He tells Lex what led him to form this group, what is the purpose of a self regulating industry body and what he hopes to see for the future […] Read more

Myrtle Clark – The Dagga Couple

Myrtle Clark has been fighting a court battle in South Africa since 2010, after she and her husband were arrested for growing and smoking cannabis. Since then this mild, middle-aged couple has become a powerhouse of activism. Myrtle talks to Lex about the move toward legalization in her country, the legacy of apartheid, and what […] Read more

Migs from AMVETS – American Veterans for Plant Medicines

Lex chats with Migs of the American Veterans service organization about the work that they do and their recent decision to publicly call for the medical use of cannabis by veterans. Twitter: @AmVETSHQ “Join the Conversation”   Greener Grass is brought to you by BlueBird Botanicals // Music from Brett Van Donsel // Birdsong […] Read more