A Step in the Right Direction: Texas Republicans Support Cannabis/Hemp Decriminalization

By Wes Annac, Editor, Karma Yoga Daily Cannabis has come a long way in the United States, but it still has a long way to go. 10 states have legalized it, 31 have legalized for medicinal use, and 22 have enacted decriminalization laws that drastically reduce the penalty for being caught with it. The changes … Continue reading A Step in the Right Direction: Texas Republicans Support Cannabis/Hemp Decriminalization

8 Cannabis Facts That Defy Traditional Stereotypes – Part 1/2

By Wes Annac, Editor, Openhearted Rebel I wrote the following for the 235th issue of the Weekly Awareness Guide, a written document distributed weekly via email that I offer for $11.11 a month. Income from the guide helps me get by and ensures I can continue to offer free content, and every subscription is appreciated. … Continue reading 8 Cannabis Facts That Defy Traditional Stereotypes – Part 1/2

Stand up for Cannabis; Stand up for Freedom

By Wes Annac, Culture of Awareness After a short run, I’ve decided to discontinue  weekly Cannabis Writings segments. Instead of a weekly column, I’ll just write about it when the inspiration arises, which will probably be often because new things are being discovered about it every day. Marijuana legalization is long overdue. It’s time to … Continue reading Stand up for Cannabis; Stand up for Freedom

Hemp: An Industrially Versatile Plant – Parts 2&3

Written by Wes Annac, The Culture of Awareness Concluded from Part 1 David P. West tells us that hemp’s among the most misunderstood plants of our time. “Surely no member of the vegetable kingdom has ever been more misunderstood than hemp. For too many years, emotion—not reason—has guided our policy toward this crop. And nowhere … Continue reading Hemp: An Industrially Versatile Plant – Parts 2&3

Hemp: An Industrially Versatile Plant – Part 1/3

Credit: Jayselthofner.com Written by Wes Annac, The Culture of Awareness What’s the first thing that comes to mind when someone says the word ‘hemp’? For the uninformed, marijuana might immediately pop up, which could cause them to automatically shun the plant. Almost any article you’ll find about hemp distinguishes it from marijuana, which is closely … Continue reading Hemp: An Industrially Versatile Plant – Part 1/3

Planetary Healing: Can Hemp Help the Planet? – Part 3

  The following was written by Wes Annac for the ongoing “planetary healing” section of The Aquarius Paradigm Weekly Newsletter, which is being offered for $11.11 a month. Income from the newsletter helps my family and I get by, and the option to subscribe will be given below. Continued from our hemp discussion. The recommended audio … Continue reading Planetary Healing: Can Hemp Help the Planet? – Part 3

Written and Read by Wes Annac – Planetary Healing: Can Hemp Help the Planet? – Part 1

The audio version of part 1 of the "planetary healing" hemp discussion I wrote for the Aquarius Paradigm Weekly Newsletter can be found here. I'll post a snippet from part 1 with a link to the original post for those who want to read along."In my opinion, a big aspect of healing the planet is … Continue reading Written and Read by Wes Annac – Planetary Healing: Can Hemp Help the Planet? – Part 1

Planetary Healing: Can Hemp Help the Planet? – Part 2

The following was written by Wes Annac for the ongoing “planetary healing” section of The Aquarius Paradigm Weekly Newsletter, which is being offered for $11.11 a month. Income from the newsletter helps my family and I get by, and the option to subscribe will be given below. (Continued from last week’s hemp discussion. The audio version … Continue reading Planetary Healing: Can Hemp Help the Planet? – Part 2