• It's deeply rooted in the American psyche. Black men have always been viewed as the other, which leads to a different application of the laws. The current laws are an obscenity. More black men are locked up for using pot than white folk are for far more serious crimes.

    "The Lenny Interview: Marian Wright Edelman". Interview with Jurnee Smollett-bell, April 8, 2016.
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