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These Are the Best 420-Friendly Hotels in the World

We sifted through hundreds of options to find the top cannabis accommodations in the world, with perks from complimentary flower to in-room vapes.

Stepping High Festival

With recreational cannabis making gains across the Americas, and medical legalization and decriminalization taking hold elsewhere around the globe, it’s only the beginning for the…

Remembering Peter Tosh’s ‘Legalize It’

Peter Tosh’s family announced that a remix was quietly in the works to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the late musician’s hit song, “Legalize It.”

‘Alive for 36 and Gone for 36’: Remembering Bob Marley

Photographer, writer, and DJ Roger Steffens has written several books on Bob Marley’s life and music. In this interview, he talks about Bob, Jamaica, and the growth of reggae music.

7 Jamaican Cannabis Strains to Try in Honor of Bob Marley’s Birthday

To celebrate Bob Marley, a man who spent his life singing songs of universal peace, love, and cannabis, here are 7 strains that were influenced by him and his home island of Jamaica.

Jamaica Native Yaadcore Spins Spiritual Reggae Sounds

Reggae music is Jamaica’s national treasure and popular native DJ Yaadcore has emerged a brilliant devotee. He's a strong advocate for the roots resurgence in reggae music.

Stepping High Festival

With recreational cannabis making gains across the Americas, and medical legalization and decriminalization taking hold elsewhere around the globe, it’s only the beginning for the…

Peter Tosh is Getting His Own Museum and Cannabis Brand

As fans celebrate what would've been the reggae icon's 72nd birthday, a museum, nonprofit foundation, and product line will help his legacy live on.

What’s the Significance of the Lion and Cannabis in Rastafarian Culture?

Learn about the origins of the lion in Rastafarian culture and its connection to the cannabis plant.

Visiting Jamaica? New Proposal Would Bring Cannabis Kiosks to Airport

Welcome to Jamaica. Need a medical cannabis card? A new proposal would let you pick one up just as soon as you land on the island.

The Shake: State Dept. Says DEA is Wrong on Cannabis

Oakland wants to be the cannabis capital of California, Obama cuts short 58 prisoners' sentences, and Jamaica adopts initial regulations to launch the ganja industry.

U.N. Hears Major Differences on Global Approach to Drug Use

The first U.N. General Assembly special session to address global drug policy in nearly 20 years heard major differences on the approach to drug use on its second day on Wednesday.

State of the Leaf: D.C. Preps for Pre-420 Smokeout, and Hawaii Wants More DUI Data

A clash between Georgia lawmakers sheds light on medical marijuana in the South, Hawaii debates cannabis DUIs, Virginia could get a chance at cannabis oil production, and both Rhode Island and Jamaica are trying to find a way to profit from cultivation. Oh, and people are smoking on the White House lawn this Friday.

State of the Leaf: Montana Dispensaries Going Dark, Alaska Considers Punishing Villages, and Jamaica Readies for License Applicants

Major changes are afoot! Here's the cannabis legalization news you need to know.

Year in Review: 2015’s Biggest Moments in Cannabis

It’s been a year of notable progress for cannabis. Here's a roundup of some of the biggest victories we saw in 2015.

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