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Marijuana: Another Gift of the Left to America's Youth

Mark GA Wrote: Mar 13, 2013 12:40 AM
Jerome41-- The words "sharp spike" indicate a problem of greater use among teens. You could at least admit that a TV station with no ax to grind, has investigated and found an increase in teen use. It is disingenuous to dismiss this finding because you don't believe something is true unless you have "numbers". Instead, you put your faith in a completely unsupported belief that teen consumption will drop eventually for some reason.

Denver television station CBS4 reports that Colorado has seen a sharp spike in marijuana use among teenagers since Colorado voters passed Amendment 64 last November legalizing recreational use of the drug. As described in The Economist, along with a Washington State measure also legalizing marijuana, Amendment 64 is "an electoral first not only for America but for the world."

That means two American states are to the left of the Scandinavian countries, Holland, and every other liberal country regarding marijuana.

CBS4 quotes a number of local high school students:

"I've seen a lot more people just walking...

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