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After making history this summer by becoming the first national paper to call for marijuana legalization, the New York Times doubled down today with their strong editorial in support of the marijuana legalization initiatives on the ballot in D.C., Oregon and Alaska.
"Decades of arresting people for buying, selling and using marijuana have hurt more than helped society, and minority communities
Former NYT Executive Editor Bill Keller said the company's internal pot policy "proves that reports of the death of irony
"Whether we're going to continue testing for marijuana or not, I don't know," Rosenthal said. "If they ask me, I'll say stop
As discerning analysts like Nate Silver have been noticing, there's a particularly large gap between elite and popular opinion on marijuana policy. It's long past time to close that gap. Marijuana legalization is far from a risky position -- in fact, it's smart politics.
The Office of National Drug Control Policy staff, while acknowledging the criminal justice system needs reform, argues in
The Times' editorial has the feel of legendary CBS News anchor Walter Cronkite coming out against the Vietnam war. They dropped a bomb on our country's disastrous war on marijuana with unprecedented force.
The Times editorial board would like to see that current law changed, arguing that the federal ban on marijuana inflicts
The New York Times is taking the high road and endorsing the federal legalization of marijuana.
In a departure from normal practice, many of the editorials in the series are signed by individual editorial board members
The most authoritative paper in the United States has put its weight behind the federal legalization of marijuana, a momentous
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