Stories by Rob Kampia

Rob Kampia is executive director of the Marijuana Policy Project in Washington, DC. subscribe to Rob Kampia's feed

Posted on: Jun 23, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The bill would essentially treat marijuana like alcohol on the federal level.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

It's time to bring marijuana under responsible controls and end the monopoly we've handed to gangsters.

Posted on: Nov 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Voters dealt what may be a fatal blow to America's longest-running and least-discussed war -- the war on marijuana.

Posted on: Sep 7, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Twenty years ago a DEA chief judge concluded that doctors should be allowed to prescribe pot -- and the government is still ignoring his ruling.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2007, Source: AlterNet

If we really want to control marijuana and keep it away from kids, why not try a method that actually works?

Posted on: Oct 8, 2007, Source: AlterNet

What else could we spend $42 billion each year on? Health insurance for kids? Better paid teachers? It's our choice.

Posted on: Feb 21, 2007, Source: AlterNet

New research gives more ammunition to those hoping to change federal marijuana policy.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The government's war on marijuana users has done real harm to our nation while chewing up billions of dollars every year.

Posted on: Apr 19, 2005, Source: AlterNet

By approving liquid marijuana, the Canadian government has just certified that virtually everything our own government has been telling us about marijuana is wrong.

Posted on: Sep 30, 2003, Source: AlterNet

U.S. drug czar John Walters says it's time for 'a national debate' on pot. Sounds good but does he really mean it?

Posted on: May 28, 2003, Source: AlterNet

The state-federal conflict over medical marijuana is heating up, even as evidence for marijuana's medical usefulness grows every day.