On 4/20, Experts and Politicians Address Racist Marijuana Policing

Among the marijuana users of the world, April 20 is a time to revel in all things weed-related. The unofficial holiday is earnest, silly, and, of course, chill. But according to legal scholar and racial justice expert Jody Armour, Friday’s 4/20 festivities should be weighted by the fraught history of marijuana in the United States.

“The 4/20 celebrations should be tempered by a sober recognition that many disproportionately black lives have been sacrificed on the altar of a failed drug...

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