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Talking the ‘bis

We pair cheese, charcuterie and cannabis with enlightening conversation in this series. Canada’s ‘King of Pot’, Chuck Rifici, removes any stuffy politically correctness from the conversation when he invites real people over for real talk about cannabis.


Retail Cannabis – Private or Public?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Michael Lickver – EVP of Auxly, Anthony George, a stock market trader, and Tamara Hirsh – Founder of Pacifico Dispensaries.

With legalization coming into effect this October, it’s up to each province to determine how they distribute retail cannabis. We’re asking: is a public or a private system better?


Proud Cannabis Canadians?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Bob Yaciuk, leader of the Trillium Party, Tracey Curley, a patient advocate, and Derek Ogden, an ex-RCMP Drug Enforcer.

Canada has been at the forefront of issues such as gay marriage and gender equality. Should we also be proud of our leading role in Cannabis legalization?


Legal Age for Cannabis?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Manisha Krishnan from Vice Canada, Jamie Shaw, a Cannabis advisor, and Alan Gertner from Hiku.

The government and medical community do not agree on the legal age for Cannabis consumption. We’re asking: what’s the right age?


Consume Cannabis in Public?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Abi Roach, From Hot Box Lounge, Derek Ogden, former RCMP Drug Enforcer and Hugo Alves from Auxly.

Public Cannabis consumption is lacking in the law. As Cannabis is now legal in Canada – Is this a good or bad thing? Watch our latest episode for more discussion on this important question.

 


Importing Cannabis to Canada?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Ashley Athill, a cannabis educator, David Hyde, a cannabis security advisor, and Matt Mernaugh, Cannabis activist and author.

With legalization now official in Canada, there have been some concerns about lack of supply. Should we be allowed to import cannabis?


Opioids vs. Cannabis

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Alexandra Perry from Addiction Rehab, Lachlan Cheng, a cultivation consultant and Tyler James from Eden Medicinal Society.

In the midst of an epidemic, can Cannabis be used to reduce usage of opiates?


Will Canada remain Cannabis Leaders?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Michael Lickver – EVP of Auxly, Anthony George – A stock market trader, and Tamara Hirsh – Founder of Pacifico Dispensaries. The discussion asks if Canada can remain a Cannabis Leader on the world stage.


Advertising Cannabis – Too Strict?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Abi Roach – owner of the Hot Box Lounge, Derek Ogden – former RCMP drug enforcement officer and President of National Access Cannabis, and Hugo Alves – President of Cannabis Wheaton.


Legal Cannabis in Canada – Good Idea?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Bob Yaciuk – leader of the Ontario Trillium Party, Tracy Curley – patient advocate, and Derek Ogden – former RCMP drug enforcement officer and President of National Access Cannabis.


Growing Cannabis…Outdoors?

In this episode, Chuck invites Ashley Athill – a cannabis advocate and educator, David Hyde – an industry security consultant, and Matt Mernagh – a long time medical advocate and author, to sit down for a discussion.

 


Cannabis good for Mental Health?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Lachlan Cheng – pharmacologist and cultivation consultant, Alexandra Perry – clinical supervisor at Addiction Rehab, and Tyler James – Director of Communications for Eden Medicinal Society.


Cannabis & Driving – What’s Impairment?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Abi Roach – owner of the Hot Box Lounge, Derek Ogden – former RCMP drug enforcement officer and President of National Access Cannabis, and Hugo Alves – President of Cannabis Wheaton.


Can the Illegal Market Become Legal?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Michael Lickver – EVP of Cannabis Wheaton, Anthony George – a stock market trader, and Tamara Hirsh – founder of Pacifico Dispensaries.


Budtender – Cannabis Training?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Manisha Krishnan – senior reporter with Vice Canada, Jamie Shaw – Director of BC Independent Cannabis Association, and Alan Gertner – CEO of Hiku Brands.


Criminals and Cannabis?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Abi Roach – owner of the Hot Box Lounge, Derek Ogden – former RCMP drug enforcement officer, and President of National Access Cannabis, and Hugo Alves – President of Cannabis Wheaton.


Cannabis Stocks Too High?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Michael Lickver – EVP of Cannabis Wheaton, Anthony George – a stock market trader, and Tamara Hirsh – founder of Pacifico Dispensaries.


Cannabis Tax – Who gets the $$?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Bob Yaciuk – leader of the Ontario Trillium Party, Tracy Curley – patient advocate, and Derek Ogden – former RCMP drug enforcement officer and President of National Access Cannabis.


Landlords, Renters…and Cannabis?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Ashley Athill – a cannabis advocate and educator, David Hyde – an industry security consultant, and Matt Mernagh – a long time medical advocate and author.


Cannabis…Addictive?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Lachlan Cheng – pharmacologist and cultivation consultant, Alexandra Perry – clinical supervisor at Addiction Rehab, and Tyler James – Director of Communications for Eden Medicinal Society.


Taxes on Cannabis – Too Much?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Manisha Krishnan – senior reporter with Vice Canada, Jamie Shaw – Director of BC Independent Cannabis Association, and Alan Gertner – CEO of Hiku Brands.


Can THC Be Too High?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Ashley Athill – a cannabis advocate and educator, David Hyde – an industry security consultant, and Matt Mernagh – a long time medical advocate and author.


Is Cannabis a Gateway Drug?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Lachlan Cheng – pharmacologist and cultivation consultant, Alexandra Perry – clinical supervisor at Addiction Rehab, and Tyler James – Director of Communications for Eden Medicinal Society.


Canada vs Cannabis

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Bob Yaciuk – leader of the Ontario Trillium Party, Tracy Curley – patient advocate, and Derek Ogden – former RCMP drug enforcement officer and President of National Access Cannabis.


Edibles: Yay? Or Nay?

In this episode, Chuck sits down with Manisha Krishnan – senior reporter with Vice Canada, Jamie Shaw – Director of BC Independent Cannabis Association, and Alan Gertner – CEO of Hiku Brands.