It was a bright cold day in April, …and the clocks were striking thirteen. In 1984, Orwell tells the tale of a time in which government has lost all respect for truth. Lies become truth if it serves their purposes. Orwell’s message in 1984 is that truth can only exist if we defend it. We cannot allow…

Frank Artiles recently resigned because of racist and sexist comments to his colleagues.  Prior to doing this he filed and amendment that prevented minorities from being assured a place at the table.  Not only did he file this but he also was able to get his dispensary cap of three per license included and passed…

  Today is 420. A special day for cannabis around the globe. This is day people give thanks for cannabis and all the wonderful things it brings. This is the day when like-minded friends gather. We set everything aside at 4:20 each afternoon and take a cannabis break. But April 20th offers a perfect reason to…

  “It has been an honour for us, along with the other members of the Task Force, to have had the opportunity to engage with Canadians across the country who generously shared their expertise and perspectives on how the government should approach the legalization and regulation of cannabis,” she said in the statement. “We are…

Dr. Michelle Weiner is an Interventional Pain Management Physician board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. She’s also an advocate for the use of medical marijuana for appropriate conditions in her Florida practice. Because of her pro-medical cannabis stance, Dr. Weiner is in high demand as a dynamic speaker at live events throughout the state…

  My piece on campaign contributions triggered a state of mind which hung around all weekend. Speculation that many people are not aware of money given to politicians, who it came from and what the motivation was, is probably accurate. Most of us don’t have the knowledge of who gave what contribution to who and…

    There are many reasons to question the judgement of players involved in the 2017 Florida Amendment 2 Legislation.  Stories coming out of Tallahassee the past month have illustrated the challenge our lawmakers have in executing their unbiased ability to regulate and establish legislation according to what the people want. Thus far, no one…

Securities expert, Todd Kleperis, of Hard Car Security, joins us on The Marijuana Solution to talk cannabis security.  New technologies like cyber security and robotics are making their way into the cannabis industry. Todd Kleperis provides some insight into the reasons these technologies may be the next big disruptive force to hit the cannabis industry. 

  A satirical piece spun off the movie, “A Day Without A Mexican”     One day, the state of Florida woke up and every single cannabis user had disappeared. Only a small number of business owners, doctors, lawyers, nurses, military personnel, teachers, entertainers, athletes or politicians remained. Very few bus drivers, farm workers, nannies, cooks,…