The Science behind the DEA’s Long War on Marijuana

David Downs | Scientific American | April 2016

Experts say listing cannabis among the world’s deadliest drugs ignores decades of scientific and medical data. But attempts to delist it have met with decades of bureaucratic inertia and political distortion.

Speculation is growing about the possibility that the U.S. […]

Will the FDA Succumb to Its Biggest Anti-Science Blunder?

Dr.Mercola | mercola.com

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is planning to reconsider its classification of marijuana as a Schedule I controlled substance — a classification, many would argue, it should not have been given in the first place.

Marijuana is legal for medical use in 23 states and Washington […]