Opinions are formed based on the information made available to the public. When the information is regulated and the Government wants people to believe something, it’s going to happen. Other people in the public, such as politicians and celebrities, are capable of having an impact on what the public will listen to and believe.
The following 10 celebrities regularly use their star-status to advocate for marijuana legalization, and educate society on the natural plants facts and benefits.
Willie has been a longtime supporter and very vocal in ending marijuana prohibition. He is a famous advocate for ending the longtime fight against marijuana, and is on the advisory board for The National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML) working to reform marijuana laws. Willie has even launched his own marijuana strain, “Willie’s Reserve”, and guarantees it’s top-notch. Willie has said:
“I think people need to be educated to the fact that marijuana is not a drug. Marijuana is a flower. God put it here.”
Snoop is one of the most iconic celebrities known for marijuana consumption and supporting the end of marijuana prohibition. A dream of his is to convince the White House to legalize weed, and he publicly advocates for the medical benefits it offers and positive effects it would have on the economy. He is known for smoking infinite amounts of marijuana, and this past April invested in a California company, Eaze, that delivers medical marijuana to your doorstep.
Woody has been a supporter and activist since speaking publicly about his cannabis lifestyle in 2001. He has been a keynote speaker at the NORML Conference and is known for his appearances at the legendary Cannabis Cup.
“I do smoke, but I don’t go through all this trouble just because I want to make my drug of choice legal. It’s about personal freedom. We should have the right in this country to do what we want, if we don’t hurt anybody. Seventy-two million people in this country have smoked pot. Eighteen to 20 million in the last year. These people should not be treated as criminals.”
Joe Rogan has taken a very public stance to educate society on the truth and lies behind the marijuana prohibition. He is a strong supporter for legalization and appears in many marijuana documentaries expressing his reasoning to fight for an end to prohibition. With such a passion, he is determined to get the facts out about marijuana and the negative stigma the Government promotes.
She is one of the most controversial musicians right now, but this girls concerts are on fire, literally. On her most recent tour, and in many live appearances she has sparked up joints. Photos on her Instagram often feature a massive blunt, or handmade marijuana-themed jewelry. Miley is certainly using her fame to expose her fans to what she believes in, thinks is normal, and the all-natural life style she supports.
His incredible performance in Pineapple Express won us over as he played THE classic and epic stoner. After publically confessing that he is always stoned on David Letterman, you now know why he played such a convincing character. Rogan incorporates marijuana into many of his films, and has been referred to as the “marijuana legalization poster boy”.
This musician has always been very open about his love of marijuana for as long as he’s been in the public eye. Many of his song titles and lyrics have something (or everything) to do with kush. He’s launched his own brand of rolling papers, and has made many investments into the industry. Wiz once told MTV when asked if he thought it should be legalized;
“Definitely, legalize it. Please, everybody needs it. The world would be a better place.”
Maher covers the issues behind marijuana prohibition often on his show “Real Time with Bill Maher”, and sits on the NORML advisory board. He strongly supports the legalization of marijuana, and is fighting for Presidential pardons for those serving non-violent drug offenses.
She is very proud cannabis enthusiast and does not try to hide her views from anyone. The legendary musician poses in many photos with marijuana and using all forms of social media to express her feelings publicly. Rhianna is an incredible example, for those that have such a negative opinion of marijuana, of someone who is exceptionally successful, yet an avid marijuana supporter and consumer.
From his days and claim to fame as “Chong” from Cheech & Chong, he has been famously-known for his proud passion for marijuana. Facing legal issues of his own for marijuana paraphernalia, he took an even stronger stance in supporting and advocating for marijuana legalization. Chong appears in commercials in Michigan supporting the end to marijuana prohibition and says;
“Fund schools, fix roads, right-size our government. If these issues are important to you, MILegalize is the proposal for you.”