It's 420 — an international day dedicated to a very special plant. But what are we really commemorating?
Times are strange, and humanity is facing extraordinary challenges. Yet at the turn of the decade, we take a pause to identify how far we've come. And find hope in what can be.
For people who believe in cannabis, we're witnessing a landmark moment. More than 20 states have deemed cannabis essential.
- Cannabis is essential for thousands of people living with chronic pain.
- Cannabis is essential for cancer patients and others steadfastly fighting a condition.
- Cannabis is essential for calming stress, nerves, and anxiousness.
- Cannabis is essential for quieting the mind and coping with depression.
- Cannabis is essential for a restful sleep.
- Cannabis is essential for the creators making magic, even in stillness.
- Cannabis is essential for you, me, and many others.
As a leading medicine, cannabis perseveres. In 2020, we're thankful for this essential plant.
→ essential (adj.) - absolutely necessary; indispensable. vital. crucial. fundamental. Imperative.