If you are on this website, chances are you are pro-cannabis. Cannabis is a natural, healing method to easing your mind and body. Unfortunately, there is still a lot of negative stigma being clung to this peaceful plant. If we all do our part in getting involved and advocating for truth. Here are 3 Easy Ways to Support Cannabis Legalization.
Then in time those who believe in what is right will begin to outnumber those who insist on remaining ignorant or greedy.
NORML is the, “National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws”. The mission statement from their website is: “to move public opinion sufficiently to legalize the responsible use of marijuana by adults, and to serve as an advocate for consumers to assure they have access to high quality marijuana that is safe, convenient and affordable.” They also have a page of Federal and State Legislation that could use your support!
If you are a student there is an amazing grassroots organization called Students for Sensible Drug Policy. You can get involved by connecting with other students from your own campus looking to end prohibition. Also, they have a list of events and conferences you can attend.
3. Simple conversation
If you find yourself talking amongst people you respect and trust, be sure to speak out about the truth! Marijuana is safer than alcohol. It’s possible to overdose by drinking too much water, but there is not one recorded death from marijuana (let alone from an overdose). Thousands of cannabis users are arrested everyday, costing the tax-payers millions. We need to start encouraging those in disbelief to do their own research to see for themselves. If we were to trace the persecution of cannabis back to it’s source, we would find that it is not banned for our health or safety, rather it is banned to protect the profits of a select few.
What are some of the ways you’ve gotten involved in the legalization of cannabis? We’d like to hear from you in the comments below!