Johann Hari: How Leaders Can Deal With Mental Health Issues {$excerpt:n} Hari is the New York Times bestselling author of Chasing the Scream. He was a columnist for the Independent in London for nine years and was twice named Newspaper Journalist of the Year by Amnesty International UK. He has written for the New…

Medical cannabis makes small steps in EU {$excerpt:n} By contrast, no country authorises the smoking of cannabis for medical purposes – given the risks that smoking poses to health, especially if combined with tobacco. In the EU, only Austria, the Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Poland and Spain currently authorise marijuana’s use as…

Is the cannabis ‘green rush’ for smart investors or dopes? {$excerpt:n} In Europe, Portugal and the Netherlands have been true pioneers with Portugal making marijuana legal in 2001. Greece recently came in to the fold legalising medical cannabis earlier this year joining other countries such as Finland, Spain and the Czech Republic. In the…

Letters to the Editor for December 26, 2017 {$excerpt:n} Anyone claiming an opinion should read “Chasing the Scream, the “war on drugs from its racially motivated inception in 1914 through today’s contribution to societal breakdown. My experiences in Colombia and Central America mirror the books findings. Other countries, from Portugal to Switzerland … Source:…