SAFER Won the Message War on Pot

By: Monday January 20, 2014 9:01 am

A sitting President just publicly acknowledged that marijuana use is less dangerous than alcohol and the President is not alone in now holding this opinion. According to a recent CNN poll, an incredible 73 percent of Americans now understand that marijuana is safer than alcohol.

 

Conversation With Mason Tvert, Co-Director of the Amendment 64 Campaign, on the Future of Marijuana Legalization

By: Tuesday December 11, 2012 5:00 pm

Yesterday, when Colorado Governor Jon Hickenlooper added Amendment 64 to the state’s constitution it became legal for adults to possess, use and even grow a limited quantity of marijuana for their personal. This historic moment was in part made possible thanks to the work of Mason Tvert, who was an official proponent of the initiative and the co-director of the campaign in support of it.

I recently had a conservation with Mr. Tvert about Amendment 64 and what he thinks it will mean for the future of marijuana legalization.

Big Alcohol’s Anti-Marijuana Spokesman on the Hill

By: Wednesday September 22, 2010 3:55 pm

The latest congressman to speak out against marijuana has received at least $20,000 from the beer and liquor industry this cycle. It’s time he did some explaining.

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