George Washington, Hemp Farmer

December 21, 2016

As a farmer, Washington grew marijuana on his farm and promoted it’s growth as a useful economic crop throughout the nation. In the 1790s, marijuana was typically grown for its industrial value as hemp in rope and fabrics, and for its value as soil stabilization crop. It was many years later that the recreational, medicinal […]

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Make Kentucky Great Again!

December 19, 2016

Growing the Future: The University of Kentucky’s Hemp Research Let’s face it… Coal is dead. It’s also been killing miners for years, research Black Lung if you don’t believe us. There was a time in history where Hemp was grown on most of the farms in Kentucky and they were considered one of the largest […]

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Hemp History Week: Breaking Ground with Alex White Plume

December 12, 2016

The 8th annual Hemp History Week campaign video “Breaking Ground” shares the story of Alex White Plume, Oglala Lakota hemp farmer and activist, whose hemp crop was unlawfully raided and destroyed by the DEA in 2000. Since then, he has been fighting for the right to grow hemp on tribal lands, which have been left […]

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Alex Jones on the Prohibition of Marijuana

November 29, 2016

classic Alex Jones from “How Weed Won the West”

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Seth from Oregon

August 22, 2016

“About a year and a half ago I was 360 pounds and depressed and close to killing my self. I tried to work out before but I have back problems from playing football in my younger days so it was hard for me to work out. i got my medical card and it changed my […]

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November 16, 2015

via The School of Life

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A Guide To Happy

October 21, 2015

A Guide To Happy from Panoply on Vimeo.

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Karl Lenton designs egg-shaped movable therapy pods for prisons

September 29, 2015

Are you sure this was made for prisons? This has to be the greatest clam baker ever made… I mean, come on. They are even called Seeds! With many prisoners suffering from mental health disorders and other long-term conditions, the pods have been designed as a safe and engaging alternative space for them to receive […]

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Success from Lara Lee

July 22, 2015

Success from Lara Lee on Vimeo. Animation for The School of Life based on a short piece of writing by Alain de Botton. Co-directed by Lara Lee & Hannah Jacobs Narration by Alain de Botton http://www.theschooloflife.com http://www.hellohannahjacobs.com http://www.laralee.kr

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