In August 2015, Chiron Publications will release Marijuana Debunked: A handbook for parents, pundits and politicians who want to know the case against legalization, written by me, Ed Gogek, MD. In some ways, it’s similar to two other anti-legalization books–Reefer Sanity by Kevin Sabet and Going to Pot by Bill Bennett–in refuting the most common pro-legalization arguments. But instead of just refuting the myths, my focus is on how we were misled into believing so many myths. So the book looks at the marijuana lobby’s dishonesty and the way both political parties have ignored or abetted the drive to legalize marijuana. And a full fourth of the book is devoted to examining the news media’s role in promoting medical marijuana laws and legalization.
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