Is Legal Marijuana A Social Justice Issue?

We define social equity — and explain why both lawmakers and the legal cannabis industry can’t stop talking about it.

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The Background.

America sits at a crossroads when it comes to cannabis. Medical marijuana is legal in 33 states, 11 of which have also legalized cannabis for…




We’re working towards a more just, effective and equitable approach to drug policy and criminal justice.

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Natalie Papillion

Natalie Papillion

Executive Director of The Equity Organization. Writing, researching, and advocating for drug policy and criminal justice reform.

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