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The 2016 Spirit Plant Medicine Conference

Cannabis, specifically THC, is among a class of plant compounds that is commonly demonized for its mind altering effects. Our understanding of the effects of psycho-active plant molecules on our minds is greatly under-developed due to the criminal prohibitions on their use and study. With cannabis leading the way into legal regulation and acceptance, other psycho-active compounds may be soon to follow

Gabor Mate

The plant Spirit medicine Conference will be held on the 29th and 30th of October at the University of British Columbia (UBC) in Vancouver, BC. Among the presenters will be pioneers in Ayahuasca, Psilocybe mushrooms and Iboga research with the world renowned Gabor Maté speaking about“Manifesting the Mind: Inside the Psychedelic Experience”.

See the full list of presenters.

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There will be free lectures from some of the feature presenters on Co-op radio (CFRO 100.5 FM in Vancouver). If you can’t catch them live they will be posted on the Conscious Living Radio website.

Radio Interview Schedule

Interviews begin at 6 pm PST

October 12th: Martin A Lee – Martin A. Lee is the co-founder and director of Project CBD, an educational service that reports on Cannabis science, therapeutics and political economy. A widely published writer, Lee is the author of Smoke Signals: A Social History of Marijuana – Medical, Recreational and Scientific, winner of the American Botanical Council’s James A. Duke Award for Excellence in Botanical Literature.

October 19th: Robyn Lawrence – Robyn Griggs Lawrence is sharing the tremendous health and wellness benefits of Cannabis with the world. She envisions a world in which cannabis grows freely and organically everywhere and no one is ever persecuted or imprisoned for possessing this sacred plan


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Owen Smith
Owen has been writing for the Cannabis Digest since 2009, covering a wide range of topics related to medical cannabis. Owen’s articles are closely related to his constitutional challenge to legalized cannabis edibles extracts and oils. He is the founder of Ethical Growth Consulting