Politics

Cannabis Research Skyrocketed in 2020

2020 saw over 3,500 research papers released that look into cannabis and its effects, making it a record year for the plant. As we've discussed here many times at The Green Fund, r...

Did Trump's Failure to Legalize Marijuana Cost Him the Election?

President Trump could've increased his reelection chances had he followed up on his populist rhetoric and enacted federal marijuana reform. Instead he bent the knee to the Republic...

The Racist Origins of the War on Drugs

Recreational marijuana is now legal in 11 states, and medical marijuana is legal in 33. Denver has just passed a referendum to decriminalize magic mushrooms.It seems the War on Dru...

What a Biden or Bernie Presidency Means For Cannabis Legalization

The Democratic Party has whittled down to Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden as the primary candidates to face up against Trump on the 3rd of November. But what does this mean for cannab...

Western Australia Has a New Pro-Cannabis Party

The new Legalise Cannabis WA (LCWA) party is striving towards 500 members by December 31st. There's a new pro-cannabis political party forming in Western Australia just in time for...

Joe Biden & Kamala Harris on Marijuana: Will They Decriminalize?

Amid ongoing legal disputes, it looks like Joe Biden and Kamala Harris have secured the Presidency and Vice Presidency respectively. But what does this mean for cannabis legalizati...

The U.S. Attorney General Is Accused of Having An Anti-Cannabis Bias

A whistleblower from the Department of Justice is set to testify that the U.S. Attorney General Bill Barr's anti-cannabis sentiments led him to allocate excessive resources towards...

A Response to Joe Biden: Marijuana Is Not A Gateway Drug

2020 Presidential candidate and Democrat frontrunner Joe Biden has recently come under fire for reviving the age-old marijuana 'Gateway Theory.' We note that the subject contained ...

Michael Bloomberg Calls Marijuana Legalization "Stupidest Thing Anybody Has Ever Done"

2020 U.S. Presidential Candidate, businessman and billionaire Michael Bloomberg has tossed his hat into the 2020 Presidential election ring, though his harsh stance on marijuana le...

Michael Bloomberg's Stance on Cannabis

Find out what the Media giant and presidential candidate, Michael Bloomberg, really thinks of marijuana legalization. On Wednesday last week, former Mayor of New York and owner of ...