Posts byJackie Park

Marijuana: Illegal for the Wrong Reasons

Did you know that George Washington and Thomas Jefferson were both marijuana farmers? Or that the Declaration of Independence was written on paper made from hemp, a fiber made of marijuana? In fact, the first American flag was woven with marijuana fibers. Before its recreational use, many people do not know that marijuana was a

Cannabis: Forget Politics, Here’s What Science Says

ver the past decade, more and more studies have arisen arguing the positive and negative health effects of marijuana. Partially due to its recent legality, scientists have decided to study whether or not marijuana is actually less harmful of a substance than tobacco and alcohol. The degree of harm in which marijuana can have on