Ian Lising, associate dean for the College of Arts and Sciences, reflected on the societal effects of spin doctoring as per his book published this year, “The Spin Doctrine: Communicating Belief, Truth and Fact,” during a talk Tuesday before students and faculty in the Howell Board Room.
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A bill introduced at the end of January could give legal cannabis businesses a temporary tax reduction to help the legal industry combat its illegal counterparts.
Cynthia Nixon has made legalizing marijuana her priority in her campaign for governor of New York. Along with the legalization of pot, Nixon wants to see reparations for those who have already been charged with crimes involving marijuana. Nixon believes this would be a step in the right direction for the criminal justice system and […]
Twelve propositions that passed on California’s ballot for 2016 included legislation on education, plastic bags, marijuana, tobacco, criminal justice and taxation.
Matthew Schaupp, senior speech communication major, discusses the issue of legalizing marijuana while senior philosophy major Meaghan McHenry, freshman political science major Fares Abdullah and Director of Forensics Rob Ruiz await their turns to give their Constitution Day speeches Sept. 16 in the Johnson Family Plaza.
A recent Gallup poll revealed that 58 percent of Americans support marijuana legalization.
The California Medical Association on Oct. 14 became the first medical organization to openly recommend the full legalization of marijuana.
Legalizing marijuana. Some say it’s a bad idea, Many say it’s a great idea. But now that the issue has been transformed into an official proposal to be placed on California ballot in November, people on both sides are likely to make their voices heard loud and clear in the months ahead until the big […]
Nearly all drug arrests are a result of marijuana, and 88 percent are for marijuana possession. Because of this, the Marijuana Policy Project seeks help from fraternities and sororities to prevent marijuana use on college campuses.
Cannabis. Pot. Weed. Joint. Mary Jane. Blunt. Chronic. However you say it, marijuana has become one of America’s darkest past times. It can ruin a politician’s career, or make an otherwise dorky teenager feel cool. It can give you the munchies, while at the same time make your head spin with paranoia.