Anna Schwartz

Anna Schwartz completed her master's degree in public health with a focus on harm reduction. She is passionate about cannabis education and eliminating misinformation through data-driven research. Anna loves spending her free time in the great outdoors!

Anna Schwartz
Since October 31, 2022

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Recreational Cannabis in Ireland Is Making Progress
4 weeks ago

Recreational Cannabis in Ireland Is Making Progress

Of Europe’s 44 countries, 27 countries allow for medical marijuana. But there is currently just one country that has legalized recreational cannabis: Malta. In 2021, Malta became the first EU member to allow adults to carry up to 7 grams and grow up to four plants at home. Perhaps we will see Malta start to…

Breaking Down the Weed Apartheid Between Israel and Palestine
1 month ago

Breaking Down the Weed Apartheid Between Israel and Palestine

Cannabis regulations in the United States are confusing—but nothing compared to those of Israel and Palestine. The conflict between Israel and Palestine dates back to the 1940s. In 1947, the United Nations adopted Resolution 181, the Partition Plan, which sought to divide the British Mandate of Palestine into Arab and Jewish states. In May of…

The Medical Marijuana and Cannabidiol Research Expansion Act Has Passed
1 month ago

The Medical Marijuana and Cannabidiol Research Expansion Act Has Passed

President Joe Biden has officially signed a marijuana research bill into law. This makes history by enacting the first piece of standalone federal cannabis reform legislation in U.S. history. H.R. 8454, the “Medical Marijuana and Cannabidiol Research Expansion Act,” has been passed. The law gives the U.S. attorney general 60 days to either approve a…