Delorme believes cannabis offers a unique opportunity for nationwide Indigenous leadership by leveraging their understanding of holistic medicines. “Using traditional medicines is part of our DNA,” he says.
“I thought it was straight up dumb.”
That’s what prominent Bay-area rapper Del the Funky Homosapien thought of pot when he was young. While it’s a far cry from his views now, since discovering the benefits of cannabidiol (CBD) he still steers clear of any bud that promises a strong psychoactive trip.
Prelegalization medical users and licensed producers (LPs) are already acclimated to Health Canada’s testing standards, but a large portion of the recreational community is only just starting to understand the process that pot undergoes before deemed fit for consumption.
The Georgia Straight: A 50th Anniversary Celebration Book
This beautifully produced coffee-table book brings together over 100 of Georgia Straight's iconic covers, along with short essays, insider details and contributor reflections, putting each of these issues of the publication into its historical context.