Jan 2021
Episode 341

Marijuana’s Big Moment

Anne Donohoe and first-time-guest Tauhid Chappell join host Ben Larson to talk about the latest developments at the federal level for progressive cannabis policy reform, the expanding need for proper social equity programs, and the ever-marching normalization of cannabis in contemporary media. Produced by Shea Gunther. Photo: Geoff Livingston/Flickr

Aug 2020
Episode 318

Kamala!

Kris Krane and Shanita Penny join first-time host Ben Larson to talk about the pick of Kamala Harris as presumed Democratic Vice Presidential nominee, the qualification of Arizona’s adult use ballot measure, and the (huge) losses seen by licensed Canadian marijuana companies. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links:• iAnthus Reports Staggering Net Loss of…

Jun 2020
Episode 311

How Biden Could Handle Marijuana Legalization

Andrew Livingston joins host Kris Krane to talk about how presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden could handle cannabis legalization if elected president as well as an update on how some of the nation’s larger multistate cannabis operators are doing . Produced by Shea Gunther. Photo: Gage Skidmore/Flickr

Jun 2020
Episode 308

Seriously, Fuck This Timeline

Betty Aldworth and first time guests Heather Sullivan and Ian Larson joins host Shea Gunther to talk about how the ongoing coronavirus pandemic is affecting legal marijuana business and activism as well as the protests surrounding the recent police murder of George Floyd. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links:• Nevada reviewing alleged campaign illegalities…

May 2020
Episode 307

This Year’s Chances for Cannabis Legislative Reform

Kris Krane joins host Lewis Goldberg to talk about the possibilities of passing cannabis legislation this year, the growing competition between Canadian cannabis companies and U.S. firms, and the very slow evolution of Joe Biden’s cannabis policy. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links:• Virginia Governor Officially Signs Marijuana Decriminalization Bills Into Law | Portland…

Nov 2019
Episode 281

Marijuana’s Big Day in DC

Adam Smith joins host Kris Lotlikar to talk about the recent passage of the Marijuana Opportunity Reinvestment and Expungement Act, or MORE Act, just voted out of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee, marking the first time Congress has passed legalization at the committee level; as well as recent comments made by former Vice President Joe…