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Learn more about the dramatic social history of cannabis from its origins to its re-emergence in the '60s as a defining force in a culture war.

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Ketamine is a dissociative anaesthetic that has shown some promise for treating severe depression.
A cannabis seed sitting on top of coco soil has sprouted a taproot.
The resinous flower tops aren't the only part of the cannabis plant imbued with therapeutic promise.
Athletes are well-versed in the benefits of CBD-rich cannabis for brain injuries. Does the research support them?
Flat lay of densely layered hops.
New beer brews with cannabis terpenes—and hops oil extracts fortified with THC.
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CBD and LSD bind to the same serotonin receptor, which mediates psychedelic altered states but CBD has anti-psychotic properties and doesn't cause hallucinations.
Learn about CBD and cannabis for specific symptoms and conditions.
Dennis Peron established San Fransisco's first Cannabis Buyers Club in open defiance of the law. In doing so, he provided vital medicine for many people suffering from AIDS-related illnesses.
The War on Cannabis "Reefer Madness"
Harry Jacob Anslinger, the Voldemort of vipers, ran the Federal Bureau of Narcotics with an iron fist through six administrations over three decades.
Project CBD talks with medical cannabis pioneer Alice O’Leary Randall on the momentous court case that launched the medical marijuana movement.
 Why did cannabis become so popular in the 1960s?
Why did cannabis become so popular in the 1960s? And why is it even more popular today?

Cannabis Conversations

Louis Armstrong, the legendary jazz artist and lifelong cannabis smoker, returns to his ancestral homeland
Expert cannabis botanist and geneticist Ryan Lee talks to Project CBD about breeding cannabis, THC & CBD content, and how to interpret lab data.
Project CBD speaks with Dr. Rachel Knox about "endocannabinology," THC/CBD synergies, and whole food nutrition.

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