Who formed Project CBD?
Project CBD was launched in 2010 by two journalists, Fred Gardner and Martin A. Lee. Lee is the director of Project CBD and the author of several books, including, most recently, Smoke Signals: A Social History of Marijuana—Medical, Recreational and Scientific (Scribner 2012). Lee is also the author of Acid Dreams and a cofounder of the media watch group FAIR. Project CBD cofounder Fred Gardner was on the editorial board of Scientific American in the 1960s. He has been managing editor of Synapse, the UC San Francisco weekly, and public information officer for the District Attorney of San Francisco. Since 2003 he has edited O’Shaughnessy’s, the journal of cannabis in clinical practice.