Culture


V.27 No.32 | 8/9/2018

Cannabis Manual

Writing On the Wall

An interview with Dr. Jacob Miguel Vigil

Associate Professor Dr. Jacob Miguel Vigil of UNM tells us about the hurdles facing cannabis research and the Medical Cannabis Research Fund.

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Rewriting the Trauma Story

An interview with Dr. Florian Birkmayer

27,424 patients enrolled in the Medical Cannabis Program in June were suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. We sat down with Dr. Florian Birkmayer to get a better understanding.

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Therapeutic Levels

An interview with extractor Alejandro Garcia

Weekly Alibi sat down with the Everest Apothecary's extractor Alejandro Garcia and picked his brain about concentrates.
V.26 No.45 | 11/9/2017
sandhill cranes

Winter Guide

What’s happenin’ and hoppin’ across N.M.

Being the dedicated readers that you are, you know that within the metro area of N.M. there are literally hundreds of events going on each week, but we wanted to share all the holiday and winter-related events that are happening across the state. From north to south and east to west, we scoured through the towns of our great state.
V.26 No.34 | 8/24/2017

Zozobra

Reader’s Remorse

Regrets to feed Mr. Gloom

Readers wrote in with their regrets, to be burned with Mr. Gloom.
V.26 No.32 | 8/10/2017
Alibi’s New Mexico Cannabis Manual

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Freedom to the Flower

No matter where your sincerely held beliefs lie on the spectrum, the future is staring us all in the face: legalization.
republicans and democrats

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Revisiting HB 527

Cannabis news analysis

Bipartisan New Mexico legislators this year passed legislation to expand coverage of the Compassionate Use Act, but la Tejana vetoed the measure.
kief

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Focus on Concentrates

An introduction

Surrounded by vapes, dabs, doohickeys and whatchamacallits, the modern-day cannabis patient can quickly become confused and overwhelmed.

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The Dreaded Apparatus

Dabs and vapes

Roach clips are no longer the cutting edge in cannabis technology. What's up with all the bizarre hardware you find in the display cases at dispensaries?
CBD capsules

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CBD for Dummies

Ain’t just cannabidiol tears

Cannabidiol is the second most prominent compound found in cannabis, but it's the part that has the most medicinal properties.

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Give It a Whiff

Terpenes and cannabis

Terpenes are a class of organic compounds found in many plants and even some insects. They often have a strong odor and are thought to be produced to attract pollinators and to protect against predation by attracting predators that feed on herbivores.

Cannabis Manual

Straining for a Proper Strain

21 tokes for 21 folks

Here are some suggested strains by what you’re treating.
cocktail

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Coo-Coo for Coconuts

Making medicinal marijuana chic

Here's how to make your own cannabis coconut oil at home.
Smoke Signals

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A Greener Future

Smoke Signals points the way by looking at the past

Smoke Signals details history through the lens of everyone's favorite plant.
The Devil’s Weed

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Stoner Cinema from the 1930s

The early history of marijuana in movies

Marijuana has been a favorite subject of filmmakers for generations, but back in the post-Jazz Era of the 1930s, marijuana was seen—by the establishment, anyway—as a deadly killer of our nation's youth.