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  • Posted by Alex de Man
  • On July 14, 2015
Throughout the world, hemp has been freely utilized for medicine and textiles, even having these purposes in the United States in the 1700s. It wasn’t until the 1930s that marijuana became federally illegal which has since put hundreds of thousands of people behind bars, disproportionately people of color. Recognizing such an injustice and the hindrance […]
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NORML Women’s Alliance Welcomes Two New Board Members!

  • Posted by NORML Women's Alliance
  • On October 7, 2013
Two leaders from the cannabis industry have been newly elected to the NORML Women’s Alliance Foundation Board of Directors.  The new members, Rick Cusick and Mieko Hester-Perez bring a wealth of organizational development and leadership support to NORML Women’s Alliance Foundation’s goals. The NORML Women’s Alliance Board of Directors is a select group of individuals, […]
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NORML Women’s Alliance presents a High Tea Luncheon!

  • Posted by NORML Women's Alliance
  • On September 19, 2013
Join us for our High Tea Luncheon this September 29th at The World Famous Cannabis Cafe! Come listen to our speakers discuss various cannabis related issues and enjoy the company of your fellow NWA members!  
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Educational Fundraiser at the World Famous Cannabis Cafe in Portland, Oregon!

  • Posted by NORML Women's Alliance
  • On September 9, 2013
The NORML Women’s Alliance is proud to announce our kickoff fundraiser in Portland, Oregon on Sunday, September 29, 2013.  The “High Tea” fundraiser will be hosted by Madeline Martinez, NORML Women’s Alliance Founding Board Member, at the World Famous Cannabis Cafe.  The fundraiser will begin at noon and guests will be served a meal of […]
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Cheyanne Weldon Speaks at XXVII Border Legislative Conference

  • Posted by NORML Women's Alliance
  • On August 27, 2013
  Cheyanne Weldon – Executive Director of the Texas State Chapter of NORML – will be speaking on September 7, 2013 at 8:00 am at the XXVII Border Legislative Conference on the “Overview of Marijuana Initiatives and Legislation” panel.  Please join her if you are in the area! For more information, please visit the conference […]
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UPDATE from NORML Women’s Alliance in Canada!

  • Posted by NORML Women's Alliance
  • On August 9, 2013
  The NORML Women’s Alliance of Canada at the 1st Annual Vancouver Health Expo The women of British Columbia represented at the Vancouver Health Expo this year and it was a phenomenal success on many levels. This was the first year for the Expo that was founded by our B.C. Community Leader Sandra Colasanti.  Sandra […]
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Does Cannabis help ADHD?

  • Posted by NORML Women's Alliance
  • On August 6, 2013
  The first problem is whether or not ADHD (or without hyperactivity – commonly referred to as ADD) really exists as it has been described. Many of the adult males that I see describe the symptoms as having existed in their childhood – they were the little guys who ran around all the time and […]
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What are Cannabinoid Receptors?

  • Posted by NORML Women's Alliance
  • On July 29, 2013
I recently received the following inquiry:  “I have a friend in medical school who is really interested in brain science.  She is always talking about “opioid receptors” and “glutamate receptors” and stuff like that, but she has never heard of “cannabinoid receptors.” Do they even exist?” The answer – You better believe it! Cannabinoids are […]
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