Gallup poll: 58% of Americans support legal weed

Mark Frauenfelder, Oct 23, 2013 on Boing Boing here.

“The illegality of marijuana has enriched, empowered, and corrupted prison systems, police departments, local and national governments, militaries, liquor manufacturers, and intelligence agencies (not to mention criminal organizations). It has also branded hundreds of thousands of people (mostly minorities) as criminals, ruining their lives and the lives of their families. Despite a century-long propaganda campaign defending the destructive war on drugs, a recent Gallup poll shows that 58% of Americans favor legalizing it.…”

One Response to Gallup poll: 58% of Americans support legal weed

  1. gary green says:

    hopefully they will legalize marijuana, there's a lot of benefits of pot beside getting high!!!

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