We take a fair look at some of the best counter arguments for legalization and see how they hold up in review.
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1. The potency argument is redundant because the molecule THC hasn’t changed in anyway it just takes less weed to get the same high.
2. A illegal drug doesn’t mean it’s a bad drug, example mushrooms and acid are illegal and completely safe . OxyContin, bath salts, salvia, alcohol which kill 10s of thousands are all perfectly legal.
3.marijuana is not addictive People stop smoking weed all the time. Also marijuana isn’t safe to smoke but if eaten as an edible or taken as a tincture it is actually healthy for you.
Ma andate a fanculo solo se sei un preso male ci rimani sotto a fumare in depressione, l’erba non fa un cazzo a chi la fuma con la mentalità giusta. Per il resto avete detto solo stronzate, sto video mi fa schifo perché la gente deve sempre trovare un motivo per rompere i coglioni, se mi fumo 20 bombe al giorno non puoi arrestarmi o mandarmi dallo psicologo, come quello’andicappata di vostra madre in crisi di mezza età; non ho mai rotto i coglioni a nessuno e non ho mai fatto danni, ma devo avere paura di girare con due canne in tasca. Siete dei rincoglioniti, ripigliatevi, avete perso tempo a fare sto video andicappati
Beer version of Marijuana?
Idk if this video has ever been to a dispensary, weed wont get you nearly fucked up as a few shots of vodka. There is also not just 1 kind of marijuana, each strain will give u different effects. Having marijuana be legalized means less skunk weed.
I prefer mersh.. The main problem with weed is, smoking strong stuff makes it harder to get high.
I have either been dependent on weed or sober. I don't know of I can just smoke recretionally to be honest; i do know moderation is the key to happiness
And alcohol is an even bigger gateway drug than cigarettes. That the gateway argument is still in a top 3 and has to be discussed over and over again shows where the problem is. People don't want to know, they have their view and discussion is senseless.
Glad that I watched to the end before judging the video.
Caffeine is also a drug with negative side effects... Should we shut down every Starbucks in the country and raid people homes for coffee beans? If you took just 2 fucking seconds to do some research on the matter you would know that prohibition does not work and the war on drugs has caused more harm than the fucking drugs themselves..
How about we inform people about the risks and benefits and allow them to use it at their own accord if they choose to? Although I agree that marijuana can potentially be dangerous I still disagree with the fact that it is dangerous to the extent that we need to make it illegal. It makes people feel happy, relaxed, hungry, and there are no reported cases of any type of aggression for marijuana users. Now when we take this into comparison with alcohol, it makes people have many different emotions, they act crazily, aggressively and people can die from it. There have been no cases whatsoever of a marijuana overdose, and so marijuana is safer than alcohol for its users, not to mention that the mental health argument still stands firm for alcohol users too and it has been proven that marijuana has medical benefits as well. I’d also like to point out that they misused the word “addicted” instead of “physical dependence”. An addiction means to need something regardless of the ill effects it has, which is more suited towards alcohol and much harder drugs than marijuana. A physical dependency is when your body stops producing certain chemical compounds which it originally gained from a substance which you don’t use anymore. The difference is that an addiction to something is when you feel like you need something even though it has no benefit, and a physical dependency is when your body stops producing hormones and you originally got that hormone from the substance, which your body will begin to produce again after a short time of stopping the use of the substance. Physical dependencies only continue for longer periods of time when a person can not withstand the withdrawal symptoms for the short time their body needs to begin the production of the substance again. People stop producing the hormones and their body tells them to take more of the substance because it knows it will regulate the hormone in the blood, but if the person ignores the urges long enough the body will begin to produce the hormone again. It’s not the physical dependency which causes marijuana users to feel like they need it, it’s the lack of self control of the users. As long as the user has strong self control there is nothing to worry about regarding physical dependency.
The video is well informed... You on the other hand are dumber than a bag of rocks... Prohibition doesn't fucking work... It never has and it never will... what someone puts in their own body is their choice... Not yours... If you don't want to do drugs..... Don't fucking do drugs... It's actually that simple... You don't get to dictate what other people can and can't put in their own bodies...
I started using cannabis as a teen to combat my reward deficiency problem and major depression brought on by participating in youth football. Way more studies need done on this drug because for all we know it could be protecting the brains of certain individuals exposed to trauma not to mention other neurological disorders. To this day there has been no confirmed evidence that the use of marijuana directly damages a teen's brain, there's only correlation not causal relationships. Why is the federal government not letting extensive research being done on a plant that they hold a federal patent for???
schedule one, that's why. and the UN run Drug War too.... UN drug treaties and NIDA only smoke research has been the norm for so long... only smoke test studies were approved. Israel though examined more than smoke since 1964, they were funded through the US GOV 150k a year since then to research cannabis. they identified phytocannabinoids THC and others
Sea squirt started the first anandamide cascade ( arachidonic acid cascade) by creating the endocannabinoid system 5 billion years ago. cannabis plant started making phytocannabinoids about 50 million years ago. sea squirt was the First High being
buying weed illegally gives you more confidence to buy other drugs illegally. If weed was legal (in the UK) I would be a hell of a lot more worried about buying other illegal drugs and most likely wont do it. Because its unfamiliar and sketchy, but because weed is fairly safe (safer than alcohol in my opinion) I have contact with these sketchy people on a monthly occasion.
I can only speak for myself. I smoke maybe a 20 bag (1.8 grams) every month or 2/3 depending if I want to chill out and keep away from alcohol and spending too much money. And yes I have brought harder illegal drugs like coke, ecstasy and speed in the past because I was comfortable doing it, because of the weed.
it's only a gateway drug if the individual takes the step, Smoke weed, I did pills, but I never got into anything worse, I stopped taking pills because weed is enough for me, and the government needs to stop seeing numbers and start seeing people, because it's pretty fucking obvious, no one is the same. but we get treated like we are, just a bunch of salmon in a tin right? shit like this really gets me in a ranting mood, but I know that one man shouting isn't enough to do anything, so if I don't go off and join one of those "movements" then I guess I'll just sit here and smoke till I either die or get my everything taken away by the govs just because I wanted to feel better about myself and my life. . .
Marijuana is not a drug. It’s a plant grown from the earth. It’s not synthetic like pharmaceutical meds and doesn’t kill anyone like the meds that are prescribed by your doctor ( the legal real drug dealer )
seth green lol you’re fucking funny ... you can only talk shit on the internet... I said what I said to prove to my son how stupid people are and how hellbent they can get over an opinion that doesn’t matter and that won’t change a thing in anyone’s lives especially to the ones that are hellbent to act ignorant into forcing someone to agree with them on the internet. Hes curious about digging deeper into the internet but is still too young.
The thing that’s even more funny is how people can read and see what people posted but still repeat what they already said. As if they’re the prospectors of information that’s going to change the world ... LMFAO! get a life people. People say dumb shit and mostly never change their mines or just are too stupid to even realize that they’re wrong.
+Ayyub Aliyawan you're a fucking moron... JUST BECAUSE IT'S NATURAL DOESN'T MEAN IT'S NOT A DRUG YOU DUMBASS... By your logic shrooms aren't drugs, DMT, LSA, opium, salvia none of these are drugs according to you... Something being a drug has fuck all to do with it being natural or not... Weed is a drug and if you can't admit that simple fact you have no business using it...
psychosis is in a strain called sativa I study cannabis I know a lot about cannabis so if you got a question is asked I've tried cannabis up to 98% THC shatter hybrid and indica is ok you must not be on antidepressants that would also trigger psychosis.
+Frost Frost well , first of all Sativa is not a strain it is a chemovar / chemotype of the cannabis plant part of cannabaceae family. thre types - C indica, C Sativa, C ruderalis. all varietals / cultivars / strains are part of those three types
Same with me, I started smoking weed when I was 16, that was 42 years ago, and I've never tried hard drugs. I lived in Amsterdam for 4 years and they decriminalized weed and hash(soft drugs) to get them away from the dealers that pushed hard drugs also. The Dutch figured out that the 'gateway drug' argument was a fallacy and it was the fact that people had to buy weed from dealers that pressured them into using harder drugs.
The worst effect of weed is its fake reward sensation, we acomplish tasks, understand the world, etc in order to get a dopamine reward. Any happy drug messes with the reward system and makes pepole aconplish less
+FPPoL Studios so your doctors on the up and up in regards to plant life and how to prescribe " plants" ? take some of the most bio-active food that is pure health for people and Regulate it so [people cannot have it... sounds about like most countries and their unnecessary Drug War
Of course, anything done in excess is dangerous, but when you compare cannabis to alcohol, cigarettes, most pharmaceuticals, the danger is ridiculously low to cause real damage, ESPECIALLY if you're using it after age 25. This is mostly a dog whistle for the industry against legalization
Perhaps we should discuss it's medical benefits... Cancer, Parkinson's, ALS, hundreds of medical applications which by definition negates its schedule 1 rating...
Simply tell them to stop using insurance company actuarial table data to collectively dictate how I live my individual life.
Europe needs to learn that "Right Wing" is individual Liberty. For some reason they don't learn. That Europe considers fascism right wing is the bug of Europe, not a feature. From the American perspective Nazism was far left wing.
Left? Lmao, yea... That's why they purged all the socialist and communist along with the gays and Jews.
Have you ever seen a 2-d poli-compass, god forbid a poli-cube? Or is one dimensional thinking satisfactory for you?
WTF . what a joke . Weed was only criminalize because the Mexican having a good time after work and that profit was been slowed they band it . The queen of England was given it for help . These arguments are only pushing the argument weather it a drug or medicine. For me having crohns it is the best medicine . I don't get the same from alcohol or cigarettes which kill millions every year . This is absolutely bullshit. There's never been any records of people dieing of weed . If you believe any of it . Please look deeper then this crap .
Are you Fuckin retarded...!?!? I suffer from severe ptsd, depression and aside from ketamine, cannabis concentrate is better than the thousands of dollars in opioids doctors demand I take... Nothing in this video was factual, NOTHING...
i agree with the conclusion of the video since thats the pragmatic answer, but i just wish all of these things were gone/never made to begin with, alcohol, cigs and weed are such trivial temptations that each have their own consequences its better to abstain from it, literally it's only pro is the temporary dopamine rush you gain from them. Weed is very arguably medicinal in some circumstances but other medicines can be more effective and its fair to say weed isnt popular because of its medicinal purposes.
I am 50. Suffer depression and anxiety, there is no antidepressant on the market better than cannabis. If you want to be stupid and just ask for anything then yes, you run the risk of using a strain that can make you anxious, but if you know what you're getting, you know what you can expect from it.
There are so many amazing strains that allow you to function normally, that don't couch lock you.
In 20 years cannabis will be a wonder drug if Big Pharma allows it to be...
not popular because of its medical purposes?? everyone is using cannabis because of that. many people rely on the High as their medicine... simply putt, the high is an increase in intracellular ions... those ions maintain homeostasis for the cells , an increace of them helps the cell perform better ETC
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