Tag: War on Drugs

Richard Nixon pop art close up

Top Ten Reasons to End the War on Drugs – Now

In all the time since that fateful day in June of 1971 when the drug war began, has it really achieved what it was set up to?

Judges hammer and cannabis bud

Los Angeles and Chicago Are Readying to Erase 68,000 Nonviolent Marijuana Convictions

Cook and Los Angeles counties are taking the bold move of erasing tens of thousands of past marijuana convictions.

Cannabis plant growing in soil

These 5 Organizations are the Reason Cannabis is Still a Crime

For years, most people have agreed on legal cannabis. As you may have guessed, several powerful interests are playing gatekeeper over our rights.

Norm Stamper and police car

Former Seattle Police Chief Working to End the War on Drugs

There is no evidence that the war on drugs has made the American people safer, more healthy, or more free.