Marijuana’s momentum

The 2018 midterm elections saw many winners and losers. Yet the much-discussed Nov. 6 vote had one big winner that some people are not talking about.

That “winner” is marijuana, which is actually a loser for families and society. On Nov. 6, voters approved recreational marijuana use in Michigan, as well as so-called medical marijuana in Missouri and Utah.
Indeed, 2018 as a whole has been a banner year for the advancement and normalization of marijuana. A recent article in The Washington Post observed, “It has been a big year for marijuana policy in North America. Mexico’s supreme court more at