To legalize marijuana would mean an end to the billions of wasted dollars fighting this "war on drugs". A war, that anyone who grew up in America and went to public schools, saw first hand was lost. Imagine taxation on an herb that has many positive potentials. It can be used to make food, clothes, rope, and hell, even money. To make it illegal costs far more money and it cuts out many potential benefits from it's legalization. ...more »
The USA government should at the very least be embarassed by its attempt to prohibit certain activities and the use of so-called "controlled substances". Not only is the War on drugs a war they have lost, but it is one that the government can not win. It must end now. Legislators seem to have a mentality that just because they pass a law which bans something, that people will obey. Reality is often the opposite. ...more »
Legalize it. Don't criticize it!
We all know the facts, ok. No one if fooling anyone else with "Reefer Madness" type fear tactics. We all know it will not kill you. No one has EVER died as a direct result from consuming marijuana. NOT ONE. I will shoot myself in the head, on web-cam, if someone can show me ONE death directly from smoking weed. ONE, UNO!