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Gateway Drug

The Expo Line Is LA Metro's Gateway Drug

Joel Epstein | Posted 06.06.2016 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

It came to me as I rode the Expo Line home after a business meeting in Santa Monica. The Expo Line is L.A. Metro's gateway drug. And, if we know what's good for us we should all keep experimenting to find our favorite rail or bus line. We should also all vote for Measure R2 in November.

Prohibition Is the Real "Gateway Drug"

Inge Fryklund | Posted 09.28.2016 | Politics
Inge Fryklund

Drug warriors claim that marijuana is a "gateway drug." On the contrary, it is the policy of drug prohibition--not the drug per se--that creates a gateway into a criminal underworld of crime and contaminated products.

Let No One Else Have to Bury a Child Because of Drug Addiction

Richard Taite | Posted 09.20.2016 | Politics
Richard Taite

It was one of the highlights of last week's Republican debate, the moment when Carly Fiorina shared that she and her husband had buried a child due to drug addiction. All the bombast of the candidates fell away as this strong woman shared her private heartache.

Twitter Addiction -- Progressing on to Harder Social Media "Drugs"

April Rudin | Posted 05.21.2012 | Technology
April Rudin

Remember, Twitter is not a game (although it has a silly name.) Its a serious and powerful tool to drive targeted messages, thereby creating visibility to yourself and your firm.

Top Ten Cannabis Science Stories of 2011

Russ Belville | Posted 02.28.2012 | Green
Russ Belville

Today we continue our Year-End Retrospective with a look at the biggest news stories of scientific research into cannabis, public opinion polls on legalization, and statistical research on cannabis consumers.

Why They Fight

Norm Stamper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Norm Stamper

It will happen. Marijuana will be legalized in California. In the interests of public health and safety, human rights, personal liberties, and sound fiscal policy it makes far more sense that it happen next Tuesday, not the next election.