Marijuana and Social Justice

We believe marijuana policy should reflect true social justice for all communities.


Marijuana and COVID-19

Marijuana worsens symptoms related to COVID-19, and keeping marijuana stores open threatens public health.

The False Dichotomy of Legalization and Criminalization

Kevin Sabet | TEDxPrincetonU

Big Tobacco, Pharma, and Alcohol are taking over marijuana. Learn more.

The Money Trail: Where Big Pot Meets Big Politics

44% of Americans say they would be less likely to support a candidate who took money from the pot industry.
Has your member of Congress taken money from the marijuana industry?

SAM News

August 13, 2020

New CDC Study Reinforces Alarms Raised Over Pregnant Women and Marijuana Use in “Legal” Marijuana States

Today, a study released by the Centers for Disease Control…

August 10, 2020

Marijuana Use During Pregnancy Potentially Linked to Higher Risk of Autism

According to a new Canadian study published in Nature Medicine,…

August 3, 2020

BREAKING: New Colorado Data Show Youth Marijuana Use Increasing Since 2017

Today, a new survey released by the state of Colorado…

July 21, 2020

New Study: Marijuana Legalization and Normalization is Reversing Decades of Declines in Youth Marijuana Use

A study recently released by the University of Washington finds…

July 16, 2020

Diverse Group of Top Researchers and Scientists Send Joe Biden Letter Commending Pro-Science Stance on Marijuana Policy

A broad, diverse group of renowned scientists, led by the…

July 15, 2020

SAM Partners with Social Justice Organizations to Launch #DecriminalizeDontLegalize Campaign

In partnership with the NAACP Illinois State Conference and other…



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