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The promise and potential of cannabis become clearer every day. As myth is replaced by science and folklore by evidence, everything we thought we knew about this much maligned plant is up for grabs.Brave New Weed Podcast is the voice of the post prohibitionist era. Hosted by author Joe Dolce, the discussions are guaranteed to be fun, fearless, and informed. This podcast follows the publication of Dolce’s Brave New Weed: Adventures into the Uncharted World of Cannabis, a book that the New York Times called “a loving rethink of all things marijuana.” Dolce has gathered the most provocative leaders, thinkers and shapers of new world weed to explore the hottest topics of the day. In addition to exploring WeedCulture, WeedScience, WeedHealth, WeedProducts, WeedPolitics, he’ll also include opponents of normalization, so that he can challenge their positions and give them a damn hard time. The primary focus of the podcast is on the uncanny natural healing power of CBD and THC, but topics and stories are expanded as appropriate to capture the cultural zeitgeist of the day. Make sure to share us with your friends and follow us on social media: Patreon.com/BraveNewWeed Facebook.com/BraveNewWeed Instagram.com/BraveNewWeed Twitter.com/BraveNewWeed

The promise and potential of cannabis become clearer every day. As myth is replaced by science and folklore by evidence, everything we thought we knew about this much maligned plant is up for grabs.Brave New Weed Podcast is the voice of the post prohibitionist era. Hosted by author Joe Dolce, the discussions are guaranteed to be fun, fearless, and informed. This podcast follows the publication of Dolce’s Brave New Weed: Adventures into the Uncharted World of Cannabis, a book that the New York Times called “a loving rethink of all things marijuana.” Dolce has gathered the most provocative leaders, thinkers and shapers of new world weed to explore the hottest topics of the day. In addition to exploring WeedCulture, WeedScience, WeedHealth, WeedProducts, WeedPolitics, he’ll also include opponents of normalization, so that he can challenge their positions and give them a damn hard time. The primary focus of the podcast is on the uncanny natural healing power of CBD and THC, but topics and stories are expanded as appropriate to capture the cultural zeitgeist of the day. Make sure to share us with your friends and follow us on social media: Patreon.com/BraveNewWeed Facebook.com/BraveNewWeed Instagram.com/BraveNewWeed Twitter.com/BraveNewWeed

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United States

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The promise and potential of cannabis become clearer every day. As myth is replaced by science and folklore by evidence, everything we thought we knew about this much maligned plant is up for grabs.Brave New Weed Podcast is the voice of the post prohibitionist era. Hosted by author Joe Dolce, the discussions are guaranteed to be fun, fearless, and informed. This podcast follows the publication of Dolce’s Brave New Weed: Adventures into the Uncharted World of Cannabis, a book that the New York Times called “a loving rethink of all things marijuana.” Dolce has gathered the most provocative leaders, thinkers and shapers of new world weed to explore the hottest topics of the day. In addition to exploring WeedCulture, WeedScience, WeedHealth, WeedProducts, WeedPolitics, he’ll also include opponents of normalization, so that he can challenge their positions and give them a damn hard time. The primary focus of the podcast is on the uncanny natural healing power of CBD and THC, but topics and stories are expanded as appropriate to capture the cultural zeitgeist of the day. Make sure to share us with your friends and follow us on social media: Patreon.com/BraveNewWeed Facebook.com/BraveNewWeed Instagram.com/BraveNewWeed Twitter.com/BraveNewWeed

Language:

English

Contact:

917-365-0950


Episodes

Ep122 - Kevin Spelman (RECUT) - Power Up Your Cannabis Meds (And Your Immune System) With These Herbal Supplements

1/10/2022
This episode originally released as episode 80. Not many of us think of adding 1mg of melatonin with THC to ensure a deeper, longer night’s sleep… or blending ashwagandha with CBD to better cope with stress…or mixing St. John’s Wort with cannabinoids to better cope with pain. But Dr. Kevin Spelman is a molecular biologist, industry consultant and a clinician who has observed that a mix of plant medicines can be more healing than just one individual plant on its own. Spelman is that rare...

Duration:00:53:17

Ep121 - Dr. Julie Holland (RECUT)

12/27/2021
This episode originally released as episode 40 . This interview with Dr. Julie Holland marks the 40th podcast in the Brave New Weed series and it’s one of our best yet. As a podcaster I can often map out the route a discussion will take, but this conversation with Julie ebbed and flowed in the most delightfully surprising ways. I never knew where it was leading. What I did know was that every turn it took was more interesting than the last.In this episode, we discuss: Tune in and share it...

Duration:00:59:36

Ep120 - Stephen Batchelor (RECUT)

12/13/2021
RECUT from Episode 106: Many people who use substances say that they create a deeper connection with “god,” “nature” or their own “spiritual” selves. Yet most organized religions are averse to plant medicines including psilocybin, ayahuasca, peyote and cannabis. Christians call these entheogens (plants that when ingested produce higher states of consciousness) false gods and warn against them for a host of reasons, primarily because they don’t want adherents straying from the...

Duration:00:54:44

Ep119 - Introducing The Endocannabinoid Diet

11/11/2021
This episode is brought to you courtesy of Nirvana Dispensaries in Oklahoma. Check out my interview with Adam Lasi, CEO, who explains why Oklahoma is the country's most dynamic cannabis market. As I explain in more detail on this podcast, this will be the last recording for a few weeks. I am taking some time off to absorb and reflect upon the many changes this year has brought. Before saying good bye I want to leave you with this wonderful podcast on The Endocannabinoid Diet and to thank...

Duration:00:57:57

Ep118 - What Weed Can Learn From Wine

10/28/2021
Before I preview this content great episode, I must explain the naked structure of what you are about to experience. This episode will have no musical interludes between segments. We are currently searching for a new logo design, new interstitial music and maybe a few bars of a theme song. So if you are a composer or designer, or who have a composer or design friend who might like to enhance our show with their tunes, please reach out to Show@bravenewweed.com. We’ll give on air credit, an...

Duration:00:57:21

Ep117 - Dylan Beynon, Founder of Mindbloom, and At-Home Ketamine Therapy for Depression and Anxiety

9/30/2021
Mindbloom is the first treatment for depression and anxiety that "alchemizes psychedelics, software, substances, content and human care into personalized at home experience." What if you could order a weeks-long course of psychedelic medicines that is delivered to your door and then you are guided through each journey by a therapist and an integration coach over Zoom? What if that therapy could change the neural pathways in your brain to enable new cognitive insights and healthier thinking...

Duration:01:14:15

Ep116 - Dr. Godfrey Pearlson: Your Brain on Weed

9/16/2021
“As a psychiatry resident I wondered if cannabis does to people what catnip does to cats. That turns out to be a completely incorrect assumption.” This episode is brought to you courtesy of Trichome Institute, providers of most excellent cannabis education and certification programs. Trichome courses enable you to Weed Better! Dr. Godfrey Pearlson, the esteemed neuroscientist, researcher, and author of Weed Science talks with me about how our favorite plant works in the brain, heart (and...

Duration:01:13:57

Ep115 - The Great Delta-8 Debate: Is it Safe, Legal, or an Interesting High?

9/2/2021
The jury's still out on the newest cannabinoid to take the world by storm -- Delta-8 THC. Is it safe, legal, or an interesting high? On this episode two wise men with competing points of view weigh in.Does this sound familiar?This episode is brought to you by Medical Cannabis Mentor, providing state-of-the-art education to dispensary personnel, healthcare providers and patients. A new cannabis product hits the shelves and suddenly mainstream media is reporting a surge in illnesses and...

Duration:00:59:59

Ep114 - Dr. Erica Zelfand: Psychedelics, Gateway Drugs to Science and Spirit

8/19/2021
Erica Zelfand, ND, a family physician and psychedelic therapist, discusses the science and spiritual connection of psychedelics... Psilocybin, MDMA, Ibogaine, LSD, Ketamine & God!If you'd like to learn more about the science of psychedelic medicine, take Dr. Z's fantastic online course. Click here and apply the code Hooray at checkout for 20% off.In this fantastic and wide-ranging interview with Dr. Erica Zelfand, we touch upon her wide experiences with psychedelics as a conscious user and...

Duration:01:10:20

Ep113 - Max Monstrose & Chris Fontes: Hemp That Gets You High

8/5/2021
Hemp gets no respect -- until now! Trichome Institute's Max Montrose and Project Hemp Flower's Chris Fontes will change your mind about this humble and much maligned flower. This episode is sponsored by Trojan Horse Cannabis, makers of edibles and tinctures with 100mgs CBD and 10mgs of Delta-9 THC per serving. These are are legal hemp products that can be mailed to you and will get you gently high. Use coupon code BNW for 25% off your first order!Hemp is:A. Male marijuana flowersB. A species...

Duration:01:09:48

Ep112 - Eric Goodman: Posture, Breath, Heat & Cannabis: A New Approach to Pain Relief

7/22/2021
Dr. Eric Goodman, the creator of Foundation Training, has developed a system of pain relief that integrates movement and posture, heat, breath and our favorite plant. PS: Be a mensch and share this podcast with anyone you know over 40. This episode is sponsored by Zippz, personalized CBD medicines for sleep and calm created for your body and your condition. Use promo code BRAVE to get your (almost) free sample pack. Happy Zzzzz's.I’ve devoted a lot of air space to the topic of cannabis and...

Duration:01:24:08

Ep111 - Scott Eagle: Finally, A Personalized CBD Sleep Formula that Works!

7/8/2021
Not all sleeplessness is created equally. Zippz is the first CBD sleep formula tailored to your body and to your particular condition. I think it's a game changer (and life saver)! One of the missions of our podcast is to occasionally vet great cannabis and CBD products in this crowded, confusing market where claims are tossed about with very little evidence backing them up. (This problem plagues the entire CBD market due to lack of regulation). I’m happy to report that I finally found a CBD...

Duration:00:54:29

Brave Enough To Ask: I Heard About Vapegate. Is it Safe to Vape?

6/29/2021
Brave Enough To Ask is our new exclusive series for Patreon supporters! Visit patreon.com/bravenewweed to listen to all of these past and future bonus episodes.In this segment, we revisit the scary "vapegate" news cycle from a few months ago, and explain what to actually look for if vaping is your thing.We want your questions for upcoming episodes! Send us an email at show@bravenewweed.com and if you're Brave Enough To Ask, we'll answer those burning questions!

Duration:00:09:26

Ep110 - Henri Sant Cassia: Can Capitalism and Consciousness Coexist?

6/24/2021
A spirited discussion with the co-founder of The Conscious Fund, which invests in psychedelic research and therapies. My question: Can psychedelics and profits happily coexist?My guest this week is Henri Sant-Cassia, co-founder of The Conscious Fund, a $60 million venture capital fund that has backed 14 companies in the fledgling psychedelic research and therapy space.Every day there is more frothy media surrounding the possibilities of psychedelic therapy to successfully treat depression,...

Duration:01:08:41

Ep109 - Diane Goldstein: Will the Cops Ever Get Behind Legalization?

6/10/2021
“Defund the police? We should defund the drug war first!”This episode is sponsored by Zippz, state-of-the-art personalized CBD medicines for sleep and stressMost cops have never been fans of legalization. Diane Goldstein, Executive Director of the Law Enforcement Action Project, explains why and how she's working to change hardened minds. An extensive 2020 survey of 3615 law enforcement officers revealed that a large chasm that still exists between changing our out of date drug laws and...

Duration:01:05:16

Ep108 - Troy Ivan: Mastering The Craft of Extraction

5/27/2021
Troy Ivan, founder of ExactCraft, on how to make the best extractions at home, the importance of “cannaflavins,” and the newest product for pain relief that you’ve never heard of (but will want to try)!This episode is sponsored by MedicalCannabisMentor.com, now offering CME courses!Extraction is a beautiful but confusing thing, especially if you’re new to cannabis. Extracted products range from the sludgy RSO (now called FECO, full extract cannabis oil) that is used to treat certain cancers,...

Duration:01:07:20

Ep107 - The Best Edible I've Taken. Here's what makes them so special...

5/13/2021
You can't buy them, but this podcast will tell you how to get your own supply and/or make them yourself--recipe below. One thing that has always impressed me about the world of “higher order plants” are the citizen scientists who defy the law, societal norms, and the limits of their own knowledge to experiment with different ways of tweaking the plant to their own ends. They’re farmers and formulators, bakers and makers, but they share an abiding curiosity and dedication to craft. I was...

Duration:01:17:52

Ep106 - Buddhist Scholar Stephen Batchelor on Cannabis as a Secular Sacrament

4/29/2021
"I don’t take cannabis in social situations. I only take it by myself in a quiet, reflective space...Sometimes it leads me down blind alleys, but often it clarifies and heightens my reflections. I see it as a power plant."Many people who use substances say that they create a deeper connection with “god,” “nature” or their own “spiritual” selves. Yet most organized religions are averse to plant medicines including psilocybin, ayahuasca, peyote and cannabis. Christians call these entheogens...

Duration:01:10:08

Bar Cap 4:20 Financial Report 4/20/21 - Cannabis Tech hits Puberty

4/20/2021
Cannabis tech is beginning the journey of coming to age. Over the past 18-24 months, multiple companies have emerged and have competitive offerings in each part of the cannabis tech landscape. Better monetization of cannabis tech plays, significant market share gains, and consolidation are on the way.Related LinksJoin our investor communityRecent News for Episode Topichttps://www.ganjapreneur.com/topic/technology/ https://cannatechtoday.com/ https://mjbizdaily.com/technology/ Bar Cap 420 is...

Duration:00:04:19

Ep105 - Niambe McIntosh Fights for Family Justice and Global Legalization on this 4/20 aka Peter Tosh Day.

4/15/2021
“As a nonviolent offender, my brother faced the ultimate consequences of what cannabis prohibition really does to families.”On June 15th, 2013 Jawara McIntosh, musician, cannabis activist, and son of reggae genius Peter Tosh, was pulled over on the New Jersey Turnpike, not because he was speeding but more likely because of his dreadlocks. The cops found sixty five pounds of marijuana in his car and locked him away in a county jail for six months. After being released on $200,000 bond,...

Duration:00:55:37