Hemp For Victory

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During World War II, hemp made a brief comeback as an American crop due to shortages of rope-making stock from other countries. Hemp for Victory is a 1942 US Department of Agriculture propaganda film that encourages farmers to grow hemp. Interestingly, the USDA and the Library of Congress denied that this film even existed, but Rastafarians delivered a copy to a reporter in Florida in 1976.




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