Articles tagged with "religion"
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These men of God say weed is not ‘the Devil’s lettuce’Lyneisha Watson and Mehka King - Published on April 15, 2022Read more
A priest, a pastor, and a rabbi walk into a dispensary—no joke, those old stigmas about weed are going up in smoke
The rise of cannabis spirituality: How the plant can heighten your experienceEmma Stone - Published on December 5, 2019Read more
Cannabis has been used as a sacrament in many cultures and spiritual practices. Learn how people today are popularizing its use for mindfulness, meditation, and more.
Is Cannabis Against Your Religion?Natan Ponieman - Published on January 28, 2019Read more
Reefer Madness—the movie—was famously produced by a church. But do the world’s religions really forbid the enjoyment of a plant?
California’s Cannabis Priestess Arrested on Felony ChargePeter Hecht - Published on October 4, 2017Read more
Heidi Grossman-Lepp wanted to protect cannabis growers under the legal shield of religious freedom. Then a shooting drew the attention of the police.
Step Inside Canada’s High Church of CannabisSam Riches - Published on August 23, 2017Read more
Just outside Vancouver, Minister Davidacus Holmes administers cannabis sacrament to thousands and tries to get arrested. No luck so far.
In This Alabama Church, Cannabis Is Part of a Spiritual JourneyThe Associated Press - Published on March 22, 2017Read more
With a stained-glass window behind them, a lineup of speakers stepped to the front of the church and talked about the potential health benefits of plants that are currently illegal in Alabama.
‘Alive for 36 and Gone for 36’: Remembering Bob MarleyTrina Calderón - Published on February 6, 2017Read more
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.
What’s the Significance of the Lion and Cannabis in Rastafarian Culture?Ross Scully - Published on August 10, 2016Read more
Learn about the origins of the lion in Rastafarian culture and its connection to the cannabis plant.
My Partner is Religious: How Do I Talk To Them About Cannabis?Ashley Manta - Published on May 14, 2016Read more
How do you bring up cannabis in a relationship where they might have a very different, if not extreme, point of view from yours?
Dispensary Showcase: Takoma Wellness Center in Washington DCWill Hyde - Published on April 30, 2016Read more
What’s a rabbi doing running a medical marijuana dispensary? We sat down with Rabbi Jeffery Kahn, the owner of Takoma Wellness Center in Washington, D.C., to find out.