On Saturday May 5, cannabis advocates around the world will participate in the Global Marijuana March as the event enters its 20th year.
Also known as the Million Marijuana March, the first march was ignited in New York City in 1999 and has evolved into an annual rally held the first Saturday in May in different cities all over the globe.
Toronto currently sees the largest turnout of marijuana marchers in North America. The event is complete with vendors, concerts and a number of high profile speakers. Attendees come decked out in cannabis-inspired costumes with colorful protest signs in hand.
The initial purpose