Why It Makes No Sense to Compare Weed to Alcohol

We often hear cannabis advocates and prohibitionists alike compare weed to alcohol. “Why should cannabis be illegal when alcohol is more addictive and more dangerous?” advocates say. They compare the effects both substances have on adolescent brain development, fatal car crash rates, and our bodies, among other things. They also look at the history of both substances—and how cannabis has been unfairly stigmatized for decades thanks to Reefer Madness propaganda.

The comparisons are…

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