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

May 20, 2020

Politico: Anti-pot advocate launching fight against New York legalization

By Rosa Goldensohn 08/31/2018 06:21 AM EDT A national marijuana…

April 29, 2020

DEA Announces Massive Increase in Marijuana Seizures; Mostly Driven by Illegal Grows in California

According to new data from the federal Drug Enforcement Agency…

April 29, 2020

Connecticut Legislature to Adjourn; Marijuana Legalization Likely Defeated in 2020

It has been reported that leadership of the Connecticut Legislature…

April 20, 2020

ACLU Admits Marijuana Legalization Has Not Resulted in Social Justice

A study conducted by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU),…

April 10, 2020

Two New Studies Add to Body of Evidence of Marijuana Commercialization’s Harms

This week, two important studies were published that continue to…

April 2, 2020

FDA Takes Action on Marijuana Business COVID-19 Claims; SAM Urges Further Action Against Unsubstantiated Claims

The FDA  took enforcement action against a marijuana company for…



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