Monday, August 20, 2018
Taking the problem of marijuana addiction seriously and thinking seriously about dynamic policy responses
I have recently seen a number of thoughtful pieces about marijuana addiction, and it seems worthwhile to do a quick round-up here:
From Annie Lowrey at The Atlantic, "America’s Invisible Pot Addicts: More and more Americans are reporting near-constant cannabis use, as legalization forges ahead."
From Jonathan Stea at Slate, "Cannabis Addiction Is Not Heroin Addiction. That Doesn’t Make It Any Less Real. A large minority of people have trouble with cannabis, and for those people, it’s important to find help."
From Rachel Browne at Vice News, "Inside Marijuana Anonymous, the group for people addicted to weed"