http://www.businessinsider.com/secr...ill-enforce-weed-calls-it-gateway-drug-2017-4 DHS head John Kelly gave a clear signal that the Trump administration is heading for a marijuana crackdown Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly called marijuana a 'gateway drug' on Tuesday, a clear signal that the DHS's stance on marijuana reflects that of the Jeff Sessions-led Justice Department, and the Trump administration. "Let me be clear about marijuana," Kelly said during comments at George Washington University in D.C. "It is a potentially dangerous gateway drug that frequently leads to the use of harder drugs." - - - - - - - - - - - - - - If you wish to explore the dangers of using marijuana, check out reputable medical websites and they will inform you. Marijuana is NOT the harmless drug that the left wants you to believe it to be. It is a dangerous and deadly drug, that is a fact. Perhaps medical marijuana, with the addictive THC removed from it, could be a viable help to society for those with chronic pain who want to avoid the use of opiates. However basic marijuana, which is designed to get the user high, without question leads to the deterioration of society in a multitude of ways. Marijuana should remain illegal on the federal level with the laws properly enforced.