Federally ban discrimination of marijuana users, the same way you can deny someone employment just because they drink alcohol. Use of any mind altering substance is never appropriate at work, but abstinence should never be a requirement for employment.
The responsible use of alcohol was ended by the 18th Amendment on January 29, 1919. This amendment was repealed by the 21st Amendment on December 5, 1933 when the state of Utah ratified it. The reason for the repeal of the 18th Amendment was because the U.S. Government realized that prohibition only created more problems than it solved. Drinking rates grew higher, crime increased. Millions of dollars were made by ...more »
For 30 years, Donald Tashkin has studied the effects of marijuana on lung function. His work has been funded by the vehemently anti-marijuana National Institute on Drug Abuse, which has long sought to demonstrate that marijuana causes lung cancer. After 3 decades of anti-drug research, here's what Tashkin has to say about marijuana laws: "Early on, when our research appeared as if there would be a negative impact ...more »
Please vote to set Marc Emery free! No man should be punished for selling seed of the Earth! Let no government tread upon the gifts of life bestowed to all mankind by Creation. Those who control the U.S. and who harbor bigotry toward the cannabis culture are using the seeds of life as an excuse to deny Marc Emery his life and liberty. The U.S. is seeking to extradite Marc Emery from Canada and incarcerate him for ...more »