On the heels of his profession-spanning memoir, Unrequited Infatuations, actor and musician Steven Van Zandt is launching Little Steven’s Underground Apothecary, his personal line of hashish merchandise.
“The United States may be the only country in the world that considers health care, both physical and mental, as an afterthought,” Van Zandt shared in a press release. “Little Steven’s Underground Apothecary was created to help combat that issue by focusing on natural, holistic remedies. Some will help relax you, some will help energize you, all will help you take charge of your own wellness.”
Sadly, you’ll need to journey to Massachusetts — Lee and Holyoke, particularly — to nab any of Van Zandt’s merchandise; weed is at the moment authorized in that state. Van Zandt additionally expressed a want to extend schooling and reduce stigmatization round weed merchandise –– and hopes that doing so will “stop unjust criminalization for a plant that not only does a lot of good but has proven during Covid-19 to be almost as essential as art to people’s well-being and quality of life.”
Ten p.c of income from Little Steven’s Underground Apothecary gross sales can be put towards the National Organization for Marijuana Legalization. [Read more at Rolling Stone]