Life Issues / Family Ethics Political Action Committee
of Southwest Washington

Recreational Marijuana

 



Fox Interview with Dr. Kevin Sabet: DC police chief says marijuana is leading to increase in crime, Jul. 24, 2021

May be an image of text that says 'American Medical Association On Marijuana: "Our AMA: (1) believes that cannabis is a dangerous drug and as such is a seri- ous public health concern; (2) believes that the sale of cannabis for recrea- tional use should not be legalized... AMA Policy H-95.924 Waalm'

https://policysearch.ama-assn.org/policyfinder/detail/H-95.924?uri=%2FAMADoc%2FHOD.xml-H-95.924.xml

May be an image of text that says 'American Psychiatric Association On Marijuana: "There is no current sci- entific evidence that cannabis is in any way beneficial for the treatment of any psychiatric disorder. In contrast, current evidence supports, at minimum, a strong association of cannabis use with the onset of psychiatric disorders. Ado- lescents are particularly vulnerable to harm, giv- en the effects of cannabis on neurological de- velopment." July 2019, psychiatry.org Waalm'

https://www.psychiatry.org/home/policy-finder?k=cannabis


The video Smokescreen  shows why absolutely no community in Washington State should allow commercialization of marijuana. Many examples are given of the harm done to individuals, families, the community and local politics, demonstrated from places where pot is locally commercialized.