Bernie Sander’s Plan for Legalizing Cannabis

With the presidential election looming (November 3, 2020), candidates fighting to set themselves apart from their running mates. Classic issues such as taxes and housing are now joined by topics like student debt forgiveness and cannabis legalization. This past week’s Democratic Presidential debate made it clear that Democrats need to narrow down their choice of…

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Is Marijuana Actually Addictive?

Is It? No, it’s not physically, although there’s definite evidence to the contrary when it comes to the psychological and emotional. Weed works differently for different people, but most frequently, those who use it experience a shift in perception, as well as calming benefits, creative enhancement, etc. Because it enhances experience, it can make mundane…

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The State Of Cannabis In Mexico

Mexico’s previous cannabis prohibition stemmed the rise of cartels, violence, and a waning economy. Just recently, however, Mexico has taken a proactive stance against criminal networks engaged in illegal cannabis cultivation and sale. Recent Supreme Court rulings and legislative action show a promising future for cannabis legalization in Mexico in the near future. Cannabis Prohibition…

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Why All Drugs Should Be Legalized

Cultural Norms As I write this, I consider all the people I know who would completely disagree with me, specifically because of the cultural implications of drugs. (Most people think of addiction, loss of agency, loss of relationships, motivation, self-control, money, health, integrity, etc.) In extreme cases, these things do happen. But realistically, this is…

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