Road Trip: Mexico

“One, two, three, four, we don’t want your fucking war.” —Protest chant circa 1960 Legalizing cannabis in the United States has dramatically reduced demand for Mexico’s ragweed. This development bring…

In Focus: Ralph Nader

Ralph Nader, a consumer advocate, lawyer, author, and past presidential candidate has been one of the hardest working consumer advocates for nearly 50 years. Nader has been responsible for at least ei…

Perpetual Homelessness

In the United States, drug use is often cited as a cause and perpetuating factor of homelessness. Unfortunately, our society still has trouble separating cannabis from drugs like methamphetamines and …

Getting Smart About Prison Education

Everything changed after 20-year-old Michael Santos watched Scarface. “I saw the movie when I was twenty and got on a plane to Miami,” says Santos. He arrived in Miami and started looking for cocaine …

As a lifestyle publication, DOPE Magazine is dedicated to creating purposeful, relevant conversations. When we printed our inaugural issue in 2011 we positioned ourselves in the cannabis arena as a team of professionals determined to normalize the plant. While cannabis remains the central theme of our brand, 2017 has marked a turning point in our progression. We’ve built a steadfast framework of inclusivity when speaking about gender, race, class, politics, family and culture—with the ethos DEFEND.

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