Surprising truths about legalizing cannabis | Ben Cort | TEDxMileHigh

Surprising truths about legalizing cannabis | Ben Cort | TEDxMileHigh

In 2012, Colorado legalized cannabis and kickstarted a multibillion dollar industry with every product imaginable — brownies, gummy bears, granola bars, even lube! But to say that we’ve “legalized cannabis”…

Mombasa’s drug problem: smuggling, corruption and addiction

Kenya’s second city Mombasa is a key part of the smuggling route bringing heroin, cannabis and cocaine from Afghanistan and Pakistan – aided by police corruption and bribery. But it’s…

Is marijuana bad for your brain? – Anees Bahji

Explore how marijuana’s two main active compounds, THC and CBD, affect your brain and body, and what risk factors to watch out for. — In 1970, marijuana was classified as…

Could cannabis oil cure cancer? BBC News

Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnewsThe BBC’s Alastair Leithead reports on how evidence is growing that cannabis could cure diseases like cancer. The medical value of cannabis has been hotly debated…

Conservative leadership candidates admit to illegal drug use

In the Conservative leadership contest three years ago, Michael Gove reportedly told aides he’d taken cocaine. (Subscribe: Now, he and five other contenders aiming for the highest office in the…

Colombia on pace to become leading producer of medical cannabis

Colombia is notorious as the world’s largest supplier of cocaine – but it is now positioning itself as a producer and exporter of another drug.Marijuana is becoming increasingly legal around…

Legalisation Day comes to Washington

Washington state on the West coast of America has become the first US state to legalize the possession of cannabis. It means that as of today, you can’t be arrested…