Marijuana has always been a touchy subject both politically and socially but as of the last decade, marijuana has become more and more socially desensitized and polls have shown that marijuana in both medical and recreational legalization have overwhelming support. The New York Times recently did an editorial talking about how legalization of marijuana should be state decided since marijuana on the national level is politically taboo but on the state level it can be widely approved across the state. Read more on the editorial here.