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Limit exposure to America’s kids

Limit exposure to America’s kids

Medical marijuana is having negative effects on America’s youth. While medical use of the drug may have its benefits, precautions need to be taken to protect children from access and influence. Pot isn’t all bad; it just shouldn’t be promoted to minors. Once a person reaches adulthood, they can do whatever they want. Even regular […]

Our country’s beneficial right

Our country’s beneficial right

Recreational marijuana won’t only please the government with the revenue it can create, it will also bring tranquility to those in dire need of it. Cannabis, weed, marijuana, reefer, bud or ganja is a plant grown from the earth like any other normal plant. Trees help provide us with oxygen and cannabis can help with […]

THE WORD: Should marijuana be legalized?

THE WORD: Should marijuana be legalized?

Photos and interviews by Michael Anderson at East Campus “I am very against it, because it’s a gateway drug.” Jake Bashore Major: Undecided “I’m all for it.” Eric Piper Major: Accounting “I’m against it because it’s easy to get addicted to and it can have negative side effects.” Stephanie Riether Major: Health care “I personally […]

Colorado, Washington take the high road

Colorado, Washington take the high road

By CLYNISHA STEVENS   Legalizing recreational use of marijuana has been a raging issue for years, with many people voicing their opinions. In two states, supporters were actually heard. On Nov. 6, Colorado and Washington became the first states to end marijuana prohibition. They are now the coolest places in the country. Both states legalized […]