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Cannabis has evolved into it's own language, humor, etiquette, art, literature and music. This page contains some of the items that help explain or illustrate pot culture.
High Times is the definitive resource for all things cannabis. From cultivation and legalization, to entertainment and culture, to hard-hitting news exposing the War on Drugs, High Times has been the preeminent source for cannabis information since 1974.
Cannabis Culture is a magazine about marijuana and hemp around the world.
Green Entrepreneur is a sub-website of Entrepreneur.com and is quickly growing as a leading cannabis magazine.
Founded in 2010, Cannabis Now focuses on the most relevant news, political happenings, cannabis legislation, horticultural advancements, social change, economic trends and medical marijuana information available today. By including only responsible cannabis news coverage, their goal is to enlighten, educate and entertain by providing the information you need to stay informed and on the cutting edge of industry innovations.
Cannabis Law Report
Daily Legal News & Information About Regulated Cannabis Markets Worldwide
Weed Land: Inside America's Marijuana Epicenter and How Pot Went Legit by
Call Number: ebook
Publication Date: 2014-01-01
"Weed Land, " an up-close journalistic narrative that chronicles a transformative epoch for marijuana in America.From the 1996 passage of California s Proposition 215, the nation s first medical marijuana law, through law enforcement raids, clinical studies that revealed medical benefits for cannabis, and the emergence of a lucrative cannabis industry, "It "offers an independent, meticulously reported account of the clashes and contradictions of a burgeoning California cannabis culture that stoked pot liberalization across the country."
Call Number: ebook
Publication Date: 2013-04-02
Alfred Ryan Nerz is a Yale-educated author, journalist, and TV producer. He's also a longtime marijuana enthusiast who has made it his mission to better understand America's long-standing love-hate relationship with our favorite (sometimes) illegal drug.
Smoke Signals by
Call Number: HV 5822 .M3 L34 2012
Publication Date: 2012-08-14
Martin A. Lee traces the dramatic social history of marijuana from its origins to its emergence in the 1960s as a defining force in a culture war that has never ceased. Lee describes how the illicit marijuana subculture overcame government opposition and morphed into a dynamic, multibillion-dollar industry.
Cannabis Culture by
Call Number: HV 5822 .C3 M38 1999
Publication Date: 1999-07-01
To some it's the Holy Herb, the healer of nations, the potential saviour of the planet, banned because of a conspiracy involving J. Edgar Hoover's FBI, the petrochemical industry and the yellow press. Others still see it as the deceptive weed that undermined Arab civilization. For millions of others in the west it's no longer even controversial - legalized for many patients under American state laws, tolerated in Holland, and openly planted in hundreds of acres of Swiss Alps.
Both marijuana smokers and non-smokers recognize April 20 or 4/20 as a national holiday for cannabis culture, but few actually know how the date got chosen.--Olivia Waxman, Time Magazine (2018).
American production of hemp was encouraged by the government in the 17th century for the production of rope, sails, and clothing. (Marijuana is the mixture of dried, shredded flowers and leaves that comes from the hemp plant.).
Reefer Madness the movie
This unabashed propaganda film is most popularly known as Reefer Madness, but originally known by the title Tell Your Children, a dead giveaway, has become a cult classic of comically bad cinema due to its dated, alarmist views on the dangers of "marijuana addiction" and the exaggerated symptoms thereof.
Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum
The Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum is the oldest and most distinguished museum in the world dedicated to cannabis.
Marijuana in Film and TV
Best TV and Film according to Variety Magazine.