Marijuana Is Not Medicine – Part Three – Politics Of Pot

There seems to be one final issue that could benefit from clarification regarding the use of marijuana. This blog will address the political aspects of marijuana, drugs in general, and their legalization.  Ultimately, the position of my last two blogs is not political, although it may be perceived this way from a low and limited perspective. My critique is scientific and spiritual.  For spiritual reasons, I do not support the use of marijuana, as it is a physical, social, mental, and spiritual toxin and functions as a nummarijuana, medical marijuana, marijuana consequences, marijuana spiritual, marijuana is not medicine, cannabis, marijuana […]

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Marijuana Is Not Medicine

Marijuana is currently a hot topic in the media.  Several states, including my home state of Arizona, will be voting on this issue in November.  I for one am opposed to the decriminalization of marijuana and its use for “medical” purposes for a number of reasons, physical, social, and spiritual. In 1973 I published a paper in Psychopharacologia entitled “THC as an Hypnotic”.  This was a double blind hospital study showing that THC could be used successfully as a hypnotic in cases of insomnia.  It is clear in retrospect, that I was showing THC in marijuana as an element that […]

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