“I WAS 14 WHEN I STARTED GROWING GANJA WITH MY BEST FRIEND. FOR THAT FIRST CROP, WE NEVER LEFT IT ALONE. WE SLEPT IN THE FIELD EVERY NIGHT. FOR US, IT WAS EVERYTHING.”
Jamaica, the birthplace of Rastafari, a religion whose followers often regard marijuana use as sacred, has long been known for its lax marijuana culture and is said to be the biggest Caribbean supplier of marijuana to the U.S.
(BBC; Jamaica decriminalises marijuana use; February 2015)