Women of Weed Street is a coalition that was built on the need for safe space for women to organize without being subjected to sexual harassment and objectification at our own political meetings. This situation strikes right to the core of the work I engage in as an activist. … More Women of Weed Street Call for Action After ‘Meatgate’ Incident
“Ophelia Chong, founder of Stock Pot Images, reacted with disgust to the display, commenting that “the cannabis industry is an old and new one, with the old being the growers, the patients, the activists, the underground, the ones on the ground who set the path for the people just entering, me being one of them. I believe that the objectification of women in the cannabis industry is now part of the ‘old’; we have a chance now to set the foundation for an industry that is inclusive and respectful of both genders, not to objectify or stereotype.”
Join Ophelia and Lorna Shannon from Women of Weed Street for a podcast on the topic of sexism in the cannabis industry.” … More High Times Covers Vegas ‘Meat-gate’ controversy
The ridiculous stereotype that a stoner is a criminal, lazy drug addict is moot. It’s already been proven through many studies that certain types of cannabis consumption can increase creativity and efficiency. … More Spark of Creativity
“I never felt strongly about this until I had my daughter. I want her to grow up in a world where she can fight for what she believes in.” … More Mommy’s Little Helper
“Weed Street represents responding to our environment, a call to action.” … More What Is ‘Weed Street’?
“Marijuana is very good for stress and anxiety relief as well as introspection and connection to higher self and source. It aids in more fulfulling, intimate connection to a sexual partner. It quiets the mind, allows you to be present, and awakens the senses which enhance the experience of sexual pleasures,” Shannon explains. … More High Sex
Women Of Weed Street and Occupy Weed Street Co Founder Lorna Shannon sparked a viral media story after NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton answered her questions about whether or not he will reconsider his stance on cannabis policy, at the NY City Law School event where he told a story of recently snatching a women’s joint on … More Women Of Weed Street Challenges NYPD Commissioner On Drug Policy, His Response Goes Viral