What Is Your Cannabis IQ?
Curious about cannabis? Is marijuana a medicine or a menace? How addictive is it? Does marijuana encourage users to try harder drugs? Read on, surf the links and discover for yourself what is TRUE about the cannabis plant...
MISTA In The City Paper!
Start A Conversation
The next time someone asks you, "Why is marijuana SAFER than alcohol?" You can say, "Cannabis is virtually non-toxic, is not associated with violent or aggressive behavior and is much less addictive than alcohol."
There are no recorded cases of overdose or fatalities attributed to cannabis, and the estimated lethal dose... is so high that it cannot be achieved by recreational users.
Americans ready for Drug War Ceasefire
"We have been systematically misled for the past 70 years..." (US Government Has A Patent On Medical Marijuana: # 6630507)
"Marijuana, in its natural form, is one of the safest therapeutically active substances known to man."
Dr. Lester Grinspoon has become one of the leading American researchers in the field of Medical Marijuana
The health-related costs for alcohol consumers are 8 times greater than those for marijuana consumers.
People who smoke marijuana have less incidents of cancer than people who have never smoked!
Hemp yields 4 times more paper per acre than trees!
Did You Know?
- Someone can lose their house or custody of their children for possessing marijuana.
- Be ineligible for student aid for possessing marijuana.
- Prohibition has had a devastating and disproportionate effect on young people and people of color.
- 88% of marijuana arrests are for possession only.
The Alberto Wilmore Story
A Plea To Law-Enforcement
Not Adding A Vice; Providing An Alternative
Legalize, Tax and Regulate
The alcohol, tobacco and firearm industries are regulated and overseen by the ATF agency of the US government. So too should marijuana be regulated. By removing it from the criminal market, social harm can be addressed and minimized. Regulation allows for age limits, safety, quality and labeling. The Criminal marketplace does not!