OB's India Walton Talks Marijuana Reform on The Public Good
Published May 3, 2018
On May 1st, 2018, Open Buffalo's very own India Walton was featured on The Public Goodradio show.
In conversation, Walton articulated the disparities within marijuana enforcement throughout our city, criminalizing poor and communities of color at a highly disproportionate rate - despite New York state's de-emphasis on possesion of small amounts of marijuana since the 1970s. Given the unequal enforcement for black and brown folks, Walton elaborated on the local fight to make marijuana the lowest level enforcement (LLEP) for Buffalo police.
Check out their full conversation below!
ThePublic Good airs live on Power 96.5 WNY Tuesdays at 7 pm, and on PPG's Facebook page Tuesdays at 1pm.