History has been made, as Canada became the first G7 nation to legalize the recreational use of marijuana.
On October 17th 2018, pot will officially be legal. Justin Trudeau and other Canadian government officials believe this is a necessary step towards making the cannabis market safer and out of the hands of criminals.
#C45 has passed the Senate – this is an historic milestone for progressive policy in Canada as we shift our approach to cannabis. This legislation will help protect our youth from the risks of cannabis while keeping profits out of the hands of criminals and organized crime. (1/2) pic.twitter.com/guaWrS1kHG
— Jody Wilson-Raybould (@Puglaas) June 19, 2018
Since this is the internet, you’re only likely to see positive reception from this news. But in order to stay educated, let’s take a look at what the Kurzgesagt team had to say about marijuana legality.