Lobbying for Decriminalization in Virginia

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Written by George Washington University SSDP chapter member Aria Mildice The Virginia Lobby Day with NORML this past Friday, January 16th, was my first time lobbying. Virginia NORML organized this lobby day with Senators and Delegates from the Virginia General … more

AMPLIFYers Roots of Creation Need Your Help

When the AMPLIFY project was launched in 2009, the primary idea behind the program was to create a mutually beneficial relationship with touring bands that support our work to bring sensible reform to our nation’s drug policies. One of the … more

Top 14 SSDP highlights of 2014

Happy Holidays and a Sensible New Year!

It's been an exciting year for the student movement to end the War on Drugs

As 2014 comes to a close, Students for Sensible Drug Policy reflects on our top 14 highlights of the year: 1. Increasing impacts before, and after, elections 2014 was a big year for marijuana policy reform. Voters in Alaska, Oregon, … more

Invest in students like Stephanie

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Highlighting the great work of Stephanie Izquieta, SUNY Binghamton SSDP

We know there are many worthy organizations vying for your attention as you consider making year-end gifts, and that Students for Sensible Drug Policy is just one of them. That’s why I wanted to take a moment to remind you … more

Vilmarie, SSDP, and Mental Health Services

Students for Sensible Drug Policy’s Board of Directors is comprised of some of the brightest, most dedicated young drug policy reformers in the world. They share a commitment to ending the War on Drugs, but each of them goes about … more

Eric’s story

One of my favorite things about Students for Sensible Drug Policy is sharing the stories of the amazing and inspirational young people I get to work with every day. Eric is one of those young people, and I’m pleased to … more

Save the Date: Spring 2015 Regional SSDP Conferences

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We’ve just announced the dates and locations for our Spring 2015 Regional SSDP Conferences!Everyone is encouraged to attend whichever and as many conferences as they like. You do NOT have to be a student to attend, and you do NOT … more

SSDP’s Campus Campaign

SSDP Campus Campaign

Expanding our network and our impact with strategically targeted growth

Update 12/29/14: An anonymous donor from California is so excited about the Campus Campaign that they pledged to match every dollar raised for the 2015-2016 campaign, up to $50,000! Make your gift online today to double your impact and support the … more

Contribute to SSDP by Shopping for the Holidays

SSDPers in Washington, DC at our Federal Marijuana Lobby Day / Your contributions make our work possible!

Make your Amazon.com purchases count towards sensible reform

The holiday season is almost upon us, and now is the perfect time to make your holiday shopping count towards making the world a more sensible place! We have listed below two of the ways you can donate to SSDP … more

Fighting for patients’ rights in the workplace

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Written by Kevin Akpan, SSDP Stories Intern Marijuana policy reform has taken the nation by storm. The most recent midterm elections resulted in Oregon, Alaska, and the District of Columbia joining Colorado and Washington as states that have legalized the recreational use … more