Stigma-Foisters part 1: Mark Haden

Stigma: noun, plural stigmata  a mark of disgrace or infamy; a stain or reproach, as on one’s reputation. Foist: verb (used with object) to force upon or impose fraudulently or unjustifiably (usually followed by on or upon): to foist inferior merchandise on a customer. to bring, put, or introduce surreptitiously or fraudulently (usually followed by in or into): to foist political views into a news story.  This is first in a series of articles about people who at one time were cannabis activists but have repeatedly shown their true colors. Basically, if you treat cannabis like a hard drugs, you can justify exclusivity…

Cannabis careers, December 2017 edition

With the holiday commercial season in full swing, traditional retailers aren’t the only ones looking to hire more elves for their workshops. While probably attributable entirely to the introduction of cannabis-bearing Christmas advent calendars, a sharp increase in postings for Canadian cannabis jobs took place over the past month,…