Marijuana

Julia Conley, staff writer
"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."
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
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"On 4/20, we celebrate the cannabis plant. On 4/21 we celebrate the people who...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
no more war on drugs
"The failed War on Drugs has really been a war on people—disproportionately...

Further

Even as a new report calls for ending a war on drugs with "enormous negative outcomes and collateral damage,” Congress has rejected an amendment to a veterans' funding bill to allow VA doctors in medical marijuana states to discuss pot - not prescribe it or provide it but suggest it - to treat PTSD and other ills they got serving the country that is now denying them what "a mountain of evidence" says is their best treatment. The close 222–195 vote suggests the tide is turning, but not quickly...