Accepting marijuana is a step toward seeing it’s used safely

6/10/17–According to Los Angeles Daily News guest columnist Allison B. Margolin, in order to bridge the divide between safe marijuana access and neighborhood groups fearful of the spread of reefer madness, the theory of harm reduction needs to be reintroduced into the debate, while also admitting that marijuana exists in the context of drug use and abuse that has existed in different manifestations and with different substances in the U.S. since at least the 1870s. Read