7 Pivotal Moments in Cannabis History (www.civilized.life)

  • The History of Cannabis: The First 5,000 Years
  • 1830ish: O’Shaugnessy Discovers Pot Reduces Nausea
  • 1936: Reefer Madness Smokes the Issue
  • 1937: The Marihuana Tax Act
  • 1943: Jack Kerouac Gets Turned On
  • 1971: Nixon Declares War on Drugs
  • 1996: California Legalizes “Compassionate Use” of Weed
  • 2012: Colorado and Washington Become First Recreational Weed States