Think about all the articles, talking points that have floated around social media, and the debates that have taken place during this federal election.
How many of them have focused on the future of marijuana in Canada? How much of last night’s Munk Debate focused on the Conservatives’ staunch opposition to any laws relaxing the rules on pot?
While it doesn’t appear to be an important issue in the eyes of our politicians, many Canadians believe that it does play a big part in our daily lives.
A recent Forum Research survey reveals that 54% of respondents favour pot legalization. 35% are against that approach, and 11% were too high to provide a response.
Since it is as a divisive issue as immigration, why aren’t Stephen Harper, Thomas Mulcair, & Justin Trudeau defending their views on legalization in front of the cameras?