White supremacy

The Northland Age - - Opinion -

The term mar­i­juana for cannabis was used by Harry Anslinger in the US, in his misguided but suc­cess­ful at­tempt to pro­hibit cannabis.

This term is a deroga­tory term, and he used it in his ef­forts to den­i­grate the Mex­i­cans, who brought it across the border for their own per­sonal use.

Many Amer­i­cans were racist, and op­posed to Mex­i­cans be­ing in the US, as they were hard work­ers and were tak­ing their jobs.

White supremacy was ram­pant also, and the Ne­groes, par­tic­u­larly those in the jazz and mu­sic scene, were also us­ing cannabis, par­tic­u­larly as al­co­hol was

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