Hemp- Cannabis and Humanity

This effective documentary describes Humanity dependence on the Male sativa strain of cannabis (Hemp) over the period of modern history. Dating back to the founding fathers of America and many years early it recalls how many industry's where dependent on the materials and goods that can be made from the the Hemp Plant. From the use in medicine to ship building, making ethanol and using the hemp seed for food, the plant has given humanity a number of staple resources over the Century's. The documentary then goes on to describe how due to the restriction in laws and illegalization of the Drug Cannabis, our dependence on hemp source materials goods and foods have dramatically decreased. Further more it ask the question why cannabis has been made illegal and discusses weather or not outlawing of the Drug is beneficial to humanity as a whole????