The Social Acceptance Of Cannabis Is At An All Time High

Political Analyst – Derek Thomas

The tide of positive marijuana opinions continue to change across the world and right here in the United States. The past few months have seen sweeping legislative and cultural shifts favoring marijuana across Europe, North America, and South America.

And the good news keeps rolling in, especially for marijuana advocates in the United States.

Peru Is The Latest Country To Legalize Medical Marijuana

Another country takes a massive step forward in the global cannabis revolution as Peru has joined dozens of other nations when they legalized medical marijuana. The country’s conservative Congress passed the bill legalizing medical marijuana last Thursday. The vote won in a landslide with a 68-5 vote in favor of allowing oil from the plant to be produced, imported and commercialized.

Legalized Cannabis Will Provide A Major Boost To Job Growth

Political Analyst – Derek Thomas

The political and social events that have taken place over the past few years speak volumes about the amount of disenfranchised and displaced people who still feel the economic consequences of the 07/08 financial crises.

And in most sectors, things aren’t looking any better. There are simply too few attractive options currently available. Learn to code? Take a part time job in the service industry?


The Industrial Hemp Farming Act 2017 Will Be A Game Changer

Derek Thomas – Political Analyst

Will hemp be federally legal before marijuana? It’s looking like a strong possibility, and the economic implications would be huge.

Since 2005 there have been a total of nine attempts to remove hemp from the Controlled Substances Act – six bills in the House of Representatives and three in the Senate. All of the bills died in committee.