Letters to the Editor

One day, pot prohibition will be a thing of the past

To the Editor,

Re: Pot petition fails despite local success, Dec. 10.

Although Sensible B.C. didn’t get enough signatures to make the next ballot, I’m writing to encourage citizens in British Columbia and all Canadians to continue hope and the good fight to end discrimination towards humans who use the God-given plant cannabis. The majority of North Americans support ending this government-subsidized discrimination and the day will come when the injustice is over and people look back and ask how on earth cannabis prohibition ever started to begin with?

As a Colorado citizen who helped re-legalize cannabis a year ago, I can assure Canadians, the vile ignorance will end.

Stan White
Dillon, Colo.

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