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Weed the people : the future of legal marijuana in America / Bruce Barcott

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  • ISBN: 9781618931405
  • ISBN: 1618931407
  • ISBN: 9781618934215
  • ISBN: 161893421X
  • Physical Description: x, 325 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Time Books, [2015]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-322)
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Prologue: Harmony is proprietary -- Pot's Cronkite moment -- How we got here -- The long conversation -- Two suits in a sea of hemp pajamas -- You might want to try the joint next door -- I use it before church -- The Washington state scramble -- The marijuana magnate rolls large -- And there will be treats for everyone -- Day One in Colorado -- This is your brain on pot -- There are reasons to keep it illegal -- The schizophrenia question -- Fatter, dumber, and sleepier -- Going international -- Louisiana rain -- Small catastrophes in Colorado -- At the Cannabis Cup -- You are number 121 -- In my backyard -- Doctors without data -- Edibles are a problem -- What can happen if we do it right -- Day One in Washington state -- Early data -- True compassion -- Classically cannabis -- The world changed
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"Marijuana legalization is the next great refutation of the impossible. The long era of pot prohibition is quickly giving way to an American social and economic revolution. In 2012, Bruce Barcott, a pot skeptic: and middle-aged father, reluctantly voted for legalization. He woke up the next morning and wondered: What have we done? To answer that question, the award-winning author embarked on a journey into the strange new world of legal weed. The result is an investigative travelogue by turns humorous, insightful and brilliantly observed. Barcott meets botanists breeding new strains, investors chasing marijuana millions, marketers designing wholesome dope brands, scientists exploring how pot can heal and harm, and parents struggling to explain it to their kids. Weed the People is a sneak preview for the millions of Americans who will soon need to decide whether, when and how they use legal pot, Filled with the pungent aroma of change, Weed the People is a provocative examination of one of the most significant cultural moments of our time." Book jacket.
Subject: Marijuana > United States.
Marijuana > Law and legislation > United States.
Drug legalization > United States.

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