History

History

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.

Articles in History

The Curious Cultural Trajectory of Industrial Cannabis
An innovative plan prioritizes medical cannabis and mobile hemp cabins.
With Cannabis Comes Hope: A Profile of Alan Shackelford, MD
Project CBD mourns the death of Julian Stobbs
25 years of groundbreaking research — an annotated history.
Can rural African Americans overcome centuries of oppression to forge a new agrarianism with cannabis?
Climate change and cannabis commerce point to a green future
The life and times of a CBD-rich garden in Northern California
Small farmers are fighting for their fair share
Louis Armstrong, the legendary jazz artist and lifelong cannabis smoker, returns to his ancestral homeland

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News & Reports

Scientists identify synthetic cannabinoid adulterants in CBD vape oil cartridges, warn of "devastating toxicological consequences."

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Cannabis Conversations

Project CBD talks with Dr. Bonni Goldstein about whole plant cannabis remedies, nonintoxicating cannabinoids, and cancer care for children.
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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