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Prohibition also hurts the economy in terms of lost wages. (Photo: Getty) Views
Why We Must Legalize Marijuana
The federal prohibition of marijuana has been unnecessarily cruel—wasting billions of dollars, unjustly harming millions of lives, and furthering racist policies
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'Equity-Centric' Bill to Legalize Recreational Marijuana Introduced by Illinois Dems
The legislation would expunge roughly 800,000 cannabis-related convictions and create a $20 million loan program for people with expunged records to get involved in the licensed industry
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Thousands Join Ben & Jerry's to Demand Criminal Justice Reform, Extending Benefits of Cannabis Legalization to Communities of Color
"Let's be clear: even with increased legalization, hundreds of thousands of people are still being arrested for pot. And most of those people are black."
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'Prohibition Only Ends Once': 421 For All Group Takes Aim at Cannabis Criminal Justice Reform
"On 4/20, we celebrate the cannabis plant. On 4/21 we celebrate the people who are focused on these crucial matters of cannabis justice, amplify their message, and have a call to action to continue the work."
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Five 2020 Democrats Back Sweeping Bill to Legalize Marijuana Nationwide and Aid Impacted Communities
"The failed War on Drugs has really been a war on people—disproportionately criminalizing poor people, people of color, and people with mental illness."
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Where There's Smoke, There's Boehner
The former speaker's cannabis pitch symbolizes how low too many of our craven, so-called public servants are willing to stoop for an almighty buck.
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While nearly all border states have some form of legalized marijuana use, it remains illegal under U.S. federal law and will classify those who work in the marijuana industry as drug traffickers. (Photo: Getty) News
Canadian Users of Legalized Marijuana Could Face Lifetime Bans From US, Warns Top Trump Border Official
"U.S. border policy on pot is about to get even stupider."
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Paving Way for 'Transformative Social Policy', Canada Approves Recreational Marijuana Legalization
Ninety years of prohibition will come to a close as Canada rolls out a regulated marketplace for cannabis in the coming weeks
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The Surprising Popularity of ‘Far Left’ Policies
Supposedly radical ideals are actually embraced by large swaths of the American public
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San Francisco Shows Nation Way Forward by Throwing Out Old Marijuana Convictions
"While drug policy on the federal level is going backwards, San Francisco is once again taking the lead to undo the damage that this country's disastrous, failed drug war has had on our nation and on communities of color in particular."
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