A blast from the Drug Wars' unhappy past:

In the 1980s the federal government used planes to spray Paraquat – a potent herbicide – on cannabis fields (in Mexico and the US) knowing that Americans would still end up consuming whatever survived.

At least there was almost nowhere else but up to go from there….

#TRUCE #NeverAgain

Paraquat Pot: The True Story Of How The US Government Tried To Kill Weed Smokers With A Toxic Chemical In The 1980s

The same government which had for decades tried to insist that marijuana was bad for you finally found a way to make it bad for you.