As of today 29 states have legalized marijuana for medical use (that’s over half the country) and eight states plus the District of Columbia have given adults over the age of 21 the freedom to enjoy cannabis recreationally, similar to alcohol. Much of this new-found freedom can be traced to the work of Eric Holder, […]
A long-time supporter of ending the war on drugs in America, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders reiterated his position at Thursday night’s Democratic debate in Brooklyn. “This is the difference between the secretary and myself,” he said. “We have got to have the guts to rethink the so-called War on Drugs.” Sanders reaffirmed calls to end the federal […]
Presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio (R- FL) came out strongly against the legalization of recreational marijuana at a campaign rally in South Carolina Thursday, and expressed skepticism about the medical usefulness of the plant when asked what he would do about drug use in the United States.
After a speech last week in which he called for an end to prohibition of marijuana, Democratic presidential candidate and Senator Bernie Sanders introduced a bill Wednesday to remove cannabis from its current designation as a Schedule I drug. Sanders has been an outspoken proponent of ending the war on marijuana, both during his presidential campaign […]
As most everyone knows by now former Georgia governor, U.S. President and Sunday school teacher Jimmy Carter was recently diagnosed with cancer (melanoma) in his liver and brain, and his prognosis is not very good. In fact doctors initially told Mr. Carter he had about 3 weeks to live, but have since suggested an aggressive chemotherapy and radiation treatment […]