Wednesday, July 15, 2020

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An Open Letter To Jeff Sessions: Please Rethink Your Position On Marijuana

Speaking on behalf of the tens of thousands of legal cannabis businesses, and the more than 150,000 workers employed in the legal cannabis industry, we ask you to rethink your decision to rescind the Cole Memorandum.

What Does White Supremacy Have To Do With Marijuana Laws?

President Donald Trump’s defense of nationalist groups in the wake of Charlottesville is shocking, but not really surprising.

Just The Facts: The Link Between Marijuana Policy And Racism

What is the link between marijuana policy and racism? Firstly, the drug war always was and continues to be a tool of racial oppression.

Just How Harmful Is Jeff Sessions To Cannabis Legalization?

President Trump spent some time attacking Jeff Sessions on Twitter in July. There are plenty of reasons why that was a bad thing.

March For Science: How You Can Help Make Marijuana Legal Nationwide

On April 22nd, drug policy researchers and advocates are taking to the streets of D.C. for the national March for Science.

What Drug Czar Nominee Tom Marino Means For The Future Of Marijuana In America

Tom Marino has no background in health or treatment and supports mass incarceration and coerced treatment, even for medical and non-medical marijuana.

Inherently Racist: Why Sealing Past Marijuana Convictions Is Important

Advocates and legislators held a press conference in Albany, N.Y., to demand reprieve for the harm that has been caused by past marijuana convictions.

Op Ed: Why Asset Forfeiture Laws Need To Change Now

When President Trump was apparently introduced to the complex subject of civil asset forfeiture, he offered to destroy the career of someone.

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