Why Marijuana Legalization is a Racial Justice Issue

Hosted by Drug Policy Alliance – Thursday, February 1st, 7pm at Bethany Baptist Church, 275 Market Street, Newark. To share on Facebook, go to their page for this event. Join us to discuss the political landscape of marijuana legalization in New Jersey and how to ensure marijuana legalization is fair …

ATNJ Drug Policy Reform Team

ATNJ’s Drug Policy Reform Team fights for the decriminalization of drug use and educates others on the failure of the “War on Drugs,” its history, and how it targets people of color. Drug use must be treated as a health issue rather than a criminal justice issue.   Join our team …

Call Gov. Christie to Sign A2334/S295 #DRUGPOLICY

GOAL:  Get A2334/S295 signed into law by Gov. Christie.  This is a bill that allows anyone to get naloxone (Narcan) without a prescription. DEADLINE: Today, Jun 7 ACTION: Call the Governor’s office today at 609-292-6000 and encourage him to sign A2334/S295 in hopes that even more lives can be saved. SCRIPT: …

Call Gov Christie to sign REIS Bill

Please TAKE ACTION NOW and tell Governor Christie to sign the REIS bill without delay. DEADLINE: Today GOAL: Pressure Governor Chris Christie to sign the REIS bill into law. OPTION 1: EASY letter here: http://tinyurl.com/ycwhw7bg OPTION 2: EASY tweet here: http://tinyurl.com/y7a5dm42 REASON: As you know, racial and ethnic impact statements …

Fair Marijuana Reform

TAKE ACTION NOW: Urge Senator Scutari to Incorporate Fairness & Equity into his Marijuana Legalization Bill DEADLINE: Today – Two Easy Options to Take Action GOAL: Encourage NJ State Senator Scutari to amend his Marijuana Legalization Bill to incorporate fairness & equity – EMAIL OPTION 1: http://bit.ly/2rVm1CC Automatically send Senator …