Some Hemp Intellect & Humor
I decided, as I sat to take on the task, to go beyond what the facts say and the research available to us. I feel it is imperative to pick the brains of others on occasion to develop compassion and reach a broader understanding of the impact following our actions. An easy read, as follows, is full of powerful, motivated, and insightful persons with the same vision as this generation.
"A small group of thoughtful people could change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has."
- Margaret Mead.
This one speaks volumes. The small, intimate staff of Emerald's Triangle has steadily put their blood, sweat, and tears into this very ideal. It takes positive intentions and an immovable will to do so, but we are changing the game one day at a time.
"As engineers, we are in a position to change the world - not just study it." - Henry Petroski
Awareness is important, indeed. But if you're gonna talk about it, put your ideas into motion, or it is just hot air filling the space between yourself and the world.
"Why use up the forests which were centuries in the making and the mines which required ages to lay down, if we can get the equivalent of forest and mineral products in the annual growth of hemp fields."
- Henry Ford.
"Prohibition goes beyond the bounds of reason in that it attempts to control a man's appetite by legislation and makes a crime out of things that are not crime. A prohibition strikes a blow at the very principles upon which our government was founded." - Abraham Lincoln
Many probably aren't aware that this issue dates so far back. And th