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The Hemp Revolution

  • Runtime: 1 hr. 15 min.
  • Genres: Biological Sciences, Culture & Society, Medicine, Politics & Government, Social Issues


In the United States, hemp has been given a bad name, but is that reputation merited? Is it indeed only an illegal drug to be abused, a destroyer of brain cells, (as Government agencies would have us believe) or does it have other more beneficial sides? According to this interesting documentary, the answer is yes. Hemp fibers are stronger than wood or cotton; the seeds are high in protein, it can be cheaply grown in bulk without depleting the soil and without pesticides, it quickly biodegrades, and the...more