Sabet: This is America’s surprising youth drug crisis

“Legalized drug crisis is harming young people far more than most realize”

“The marijuana industry, which spent billions to lobby elected officials and bankroll legalization referendum campaigns, is following the playbook pioneered by Big Tobacco. They recognize that the road to big profits runs through the heaviest users. As such, they have increased potency of the drug by more than four times since 1998, hoping to hook kids while they are young and vulnerable. The numbers show that it’s working.”

Read the entire op-ed on here.