Articles by AmericanDrugWar

From Kevin Booth, director of How Weed Won the West:

Californians: Are you voting no on Prop 19? We’re not preaching to the choir. Don’t be willfully ignorant and vote against your best interests this Tuesday. Prop 19 does NOT interfere with Prop 215 and the current medical marijuana laws. Cannabis will never be legalized by the general public without a tax attached to it. VOTE YES ON PROP 19!

How Weed Won the West is the story of the growing medical marijuana industry, focusing on Los Angeles with over 700 legal dispensaries doling out the buds. In this sequel to Showtime’s American Drug War: The Last White Hope, Kevin Booth takes the viewer on what High Times magazine calls “a wild ride” and shows a glimpse at the possible future of cannabis legalization in America.

Nominated for 8 Grammys, Hip-Hop superstar Lil Wayne talks about the inequalities of the War on Drugs in this clip from the track “Dontgetit” off of his latest album, Tha Carter III….