What Is Kratom?

Many people are turning to kratom as a means of combating opioid use disorder, but few people know what kratom actually is.

The Controversy Surrounding Kratom

To clear the air about the controversial plant, Peter Hess of Inverse put together a video discussing what we know about kratom based on current research and anecdotal evidence provided by an increasing number of Americans who are turning to the alternative medicine despite it's dubious legal status.

Check out the crash course on kratom in the clip above.

Latest.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Democratic superstar obsessively derided by Republicans, appeared on the 'Late Night with Seth Meyers' on Thursday to talk about the proposed "Green New Deal," a much-publicized resolution to address climate change and economic instability in the country. The Green New Deal has gotten a great deal of press lately, especially on right-leaning news organizations such as Fox News who claim it will ban everything from air travel to ice cream to cow farts. President Trump had publicly stated his opposition to the resolutions, citing these reasons.

Can we see some ID please?

You must be 19 years of age or older to enter.