Ben & Jerry’s Call for Mass Expungement of Cannabis Convictions

Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry’s is weighing in on the social/racial justice issues that need to be addressed regarding the failed war on drugs. They’ve teamed up with a dispensary to call for the expungement of low level cannabis-related crimes.

“In states where pot is legal, and even though black people and white people use pot at similar rates, black people are still arrested way more often than whites. We love 4/20 and we love legalization, but that’s not OK,” Ben & Jerry’s stated. […]

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