Today’s Medicine Cabinet

Falling ill in our society generally means opening the mirrored medicine cabinet in our bathroom and consuming various pharmaceutical “medicines” according to the dosing schedule on the label. Cold me…

Online Cannabis Communities

Technology has always offered a necessary layer of anonymity and distance to conversations about illegal substances, from its earliest implementations to the recently exposed dark web of anonymous net…

#End420ShameCannabisnotCocaine

Polarity and fear defines the Cannabis industry. In 2012, of the 1.5 million drug arrests in the US, almost half (48.35%) of those arrests were for cannabis possession and use. It’s no wonder that it’…

2015 Oregon Dope Cup Trophy

This stunning functional trophy was awarded to the People’s Choice winner, Chalice Farms, Mango Kush for the 2015 Oregon Dope Cup. Glowing under the influence of the illuminati (UV reactive) Goliath G…

Clint Werner: Marijuana Myth Buster

Clint Werner, author of Marijuana – Gateway to Health, was inspired to write his book while caring for his terminally ill best friend. A natural chef by trade and a long time associate of Dennis…

C-Leb & The Kettle Black

When we met these guys for the first time after a raucous show at the Tin Lizzy on Lower Queen Anne, we knew we had to get to the bottom of their huge sound, and figure out what inspires their high-en…

Jetty Extracts

We chatted it up with Jetty Extracts, a very different kind of non-profit organization, and the owners are onto something huge. They give things away that people can actually use, and they don’t…

Piece of Mind Event: OldsCool

Pieces L to R: Dosher, Eli x Knail x Marcel Collab, Royal x Beer Collab, Ease The Pacific Northwest has some of the the most talented glassblowers around; artists that are known worldwide for their in…

Changing ideas about addiction

The war on drugs has been waged for over 100 years. According to the Office of National Drug Control Policy, we spend $500 per second on the war on drugs. The consequences of this war are easy to iden…

Dr. Carl Hart

As the story goes, Dr. Carl Hart was living a good life as a successful black man when his past came back to haunt him. And that’s where this story begins. Why did I use the descriptor “black” when he…

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.

X