Drug Policy Alliance Calls Out NYC Mayor de Blasio for Attempting to Spin Marijuana-Arrests Record [Retracted]

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And to all the wypipo saying “well it’s because black people smoke weed far more than white people” ummmmm no.

Black people use cannabis slightly more frequently. Like 1-2% points more. But arrests...

Oh a 300% increase in arrests. Hmmm I wonder if that has anything to do with racism by the police...