An Introduction to the Tide Effect

The Tide Effect is VolteFace’s first major policy report, produced in conjunction with the Adam Smith Institute. It argues that cannabis legalisation and regulation is now inevitable and that the market-based approaches being developed in North America are the best way to protect children, eradicate criminality associated with illicit markets and promote public health. The … Continued

History Lessons

On Monday, VolteFace will publish our first policy paper, The Tide Effect, in collaboration with the Adam Smith Institute. The Tide Effect presents cannabis law reform as an irrepressible force, sweeping towards the UK from the USA and Canada. In advance of The Tide Effect, author Boris Starling digs into the history that has led to cannabis being so harmfully misunderstood, and … Continued