As you probably know, legal sales of marijuana for recreational purposes began yesterday in Colorado, which raises the question of whether a major socio-political corner has been turned in America.
Blogger Andrew Sullivan offers THIS SLANT from one of his readers:
Predictions are hard to get right, and I’m not particularly good at them. But I think today is the beginning of the end of the drug war as we know and loathe it. Once legal marijuana gets established in Colorado, other states will probably follow their example very quickly. I imagine it will legal almost everywhere in the US ...