The Drug Policy Alliance (DPA) is the nation’s leading organization promoting drug policies that are grounded in science, compassion, health and human rights. Drug Pollicy Alliance supporters are individuals who believe the war on drugs is doing more harm than good. Together they advance policies that reduce the harms of both drug use and drug prohibition, and seek solutions that promote safety while upholding the sovereignty of individuals over their own minds and bodies. DPA works to ensure that our nation’s drug policies no longer arrest, incarcerate, disenfranchise and otherwise [...]
Marijuana Majority exists to help more people understand the simple fact that supporting commonsense solutions like regulating marijuana sales and ending marijuana arrests are mainstream positions and that there’s no reason those who support reform should be afraid to say so. Marijuana Majority provides resources that make it easy for individual supporters to take part in actively building the Marijuana Majority by contacting celebrities, elected officials and opinion leaders to encourage them to add their voices to the debate. To donate to the Marijuana Majority, go to this link here.
Founded on March 16, 2002, LEAP is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization made up of current and former members of the law enforcement and criminal justice communities who are speaking out about the failures of our existing drug policies. Those policies have failed, and continue to fail, to effectively address the problems of drug abuse, especially the problems of juvenile drug use, the problems of addiction, and the problems of crime caused by the existence of a criminal black market in drugs. Although those who speak publicly for LEAP are people [...]
Courtesy The Joint Blog A new poll released this week shows that public opinion still favors cannabis legalization in Colorado, more than a year after Amendment 64 passed. Public Policy Polling surveyed almost 1,000 Colorado voters, asking the question “In general, do you think marijuana usage should be legal or illegal?”. The results found that 53% of voters remain in favor of legalization, with just 38% opposed (9% were unsure). The favorability of legal cannabis extended beyond gender lines, with 51% of women in support, and 55% of men – but although men polled slightly higher [...]
Public Opinion, Wasted Tax Dollars and Racially Discriminatory Arrests Push Legislators to Fix Broken Marijuana Policies Colorado, Washington, and Now Uruguay Offer Sensible Models and Precedent for Reform New York — Today, New York State Senator Liz Krueger introduced a bill to tax and regulate marijuana for adult use. The bill would end the criminalization of adults 18 years and older who possess up to two ounces of marijuana and would create a regulatory system allowing for the retail sale of marijuana to those over the age of 21, much [...]
With thousands of members at hundreds of chapters across the United States and the world, Students for Sensible Drug Policy is working to replace the failed and misguided war on drugs with policies that value public health, human rights, and individual liberties. Invest in a better future by making your tax-deductible donation to SSDP today! You can make a donation at this link here.
Legalizing cannabis in Missouri is a long term undertaking that will require substantial expenditures, none of which are possible without sustained support from individuals like you. By making a commitment to cannabis law reform in Missouri, you are giving activists the tools necessary to end prohibition in Missouri. You can donate to the Show-Me Cannabis campaign at this link here.
New Approach Oregon is a diverse coalition of local and national organizations working together to legalize marijuana and hemp in the State of Oregon. Your contribution to New Approach Oregon will support the coalition of citizens who believe that treating marijuana use as a crime has failed, and that it is time for a new approach. Make a donation at this link here.
The National Cannabis Coalition supports sensible cannabis policies based upon science and not upon fear and propaganda. They work with groups and cannabis activists across the country who are striving to improve cannabis laws and policies. If you would like to donate to the National Cannabis Coalition, you can do so at this link here.