“The United States of Amerijuana: How an Illegal Drug Became a Legal Cure,” Andrew Ferguson, Time Magazine, November 22, 2010.

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Books on Marijuana and Legalization

While Amazon links are provided here, please first consider purchasing books from your local independent bookseller.

The Emperor Wears No Clothes: The Authoritative Historical Record of Cannabis and the Conspiracy Against Marijuana, Jack Herer, 2000.

Marijuana is Safer: So Why Are We Driving People to Drink?, Steve Fox, et. al., 2009

Understanding Marijuana: A New Look at the Scientific Evidence, Mitch Earleywine, 2005

Why Marijuana Should Be Legal, Ed Rosenthal, et. al., 2003

For an extensive list of resources from StoptheDrugWar.org, click here

Articles on Marijuana and Legalization

Top Ten Drug Policy Stories of 2012 [FEATURE]

The Top Ten International Drug Policy Stories of 2011 [FEATURE]

The Top Ten Domestic US Drug Policy Stories of 2011 [FEATURE]

Other Essays on Marijuana Legalization

War on Drugs: UN Report Makes Powerful Case for New Policies, Another Voice Essay, Buffalo News, June 25, 2011. Link

Ken Burn’s Film on Prohibition Makes Case for ending Criminalization of Marijuana, Letter to the Editor, Buffalo News, October 17, 2011  (Note: this letter is in response to “Costs of Legalizing Drugs Would Outweigh the Benefits” by Kevin A. Sabet, Buffalo News, October 9, 2011.) Link