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Sunday, July 5 • 9:30am - 11:00am
Reefer madness: Is the war on marijuana over?

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This talk will give a brief history of marijuana laws in the U.S and explain how the enforcement of laws against marijuana are racist. It will examine the victory of legalizing marijuana for recreational use in four American states; the new, legal, profit-driven "canna-businesses"; and what legalization means for ending the War on Drugs. 

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Helen Redmond

Member of the International Socialist Organization and independent journalist. Writes about the War on Drugs for Socialist Worker and is a drug policy reporter for Alternet. Adjunct faculty at New York University, Silver School of Social Work.


Sunday July 5, 2015 9:30am - 11:00am
Adler A/B

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