Marijuana

“Of course, there’s big economic incentive to legalizing marijuana…So as in everything, money talks. And money is there to be made.” Bill Maher, entertainer and marijuana legalization advocate.

As we continue to see marijuana policies change both nationally and within Vermont, it is important that we be informed about the effects of using the substance, who is benefiting from these new policies and how marijuana is impacting our communities.

How does marijuana affect your brain?

What does the research tell us?
Dr. Nora Volkow, Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, shares the latest research on the effects of marijuana on the developing brain.

Project SAM
Research and discussion around changing marijuana policy, including the corporate influence on the production, distribution and sale of marijuana.

The Marijuana Report
News and research on marijuana, including the effects of using marijuana products.

The Unexpected Side-Effects of Colorado’s Cannabis Boom
How are states like Colorado impacted by changing marijuana laws? A look at the impact these laws are having on the state and who’s driving (and benefiting from) the changing policies.