Stories By Allan Erickson
Baby Boomers: A Long History With CannabisJuly 16, 2017
A personal reflection on the legacy of Baby Boomers in cannabis culture and policy.
Calling All VeteransAugust 6, 2014
Today 22 veterans will commit suicide. Yesterday, 22 vets committed suicide. Tomorrow another 22 vets will...
Hemp WeekJune 5, 2014
We know that here in the U.S. we should have been celebrating Hemp Week all along....
All Over America Police Are Being Ordered To Return Seized Cannabis To Medical Marijuana PatientsApril 20, 2014
While there once was a time that any seized pot was thought to be destroyed (or...
Law Enforcement Against Prohibition: The Cops that Are Our FriendsMarch 12, 2014
“Not one of the stated US drug policy goals of lowering the incidence of crime, addiction,...
A Tale of Two Nations: While Cannabis Science Progresses Abroad, American Politicians Still SkepticalMarch 5, 2014
Cannabis cigarettes are seen at Tikkun Olam medical cannabis farm, near the northern Israeli city of...
Project SAM Stands No Chance Against Cannabis LegalizationFebruary 25, 2014
A loud and uniquely contemporary voice has emerged on the anti-pot front. Project SAM (Smart Approaches...
Blue Collar Cannabis EconomicsFebruary 13, 2014
Way back during the Vietnam War days when I was just a sprout, I avoided Vietnam...