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The Attack on Marijuana During the 1930s

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08/16/2017Chris Calton

How did Americans fall for the government's reefer madness? Chris Calton explains how junk science, overt racism, and myths of bloodthirsty soldiers all played a role in the criminalization of marijuana in America.

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