Medical marijuana advocates have a new ally ― and he’s tweeting his support to a massive audience.
“This is important,” the singer wrote. “I’m going to be talking more about this. We all need to pay attention.” And with 88.6 million followers, it’s safe to say he got some people to pay attention.
This is important. A friend showed me this. I’m going to be talking more about this. We all need to pay attention https://t.co/u4tzbEkFo5
— Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) October 2, 2016
The tweet links to an ATTN: video that concisely explains the fight between pharmaceutical companies and medical marijuana advocates.
“Drug companies are worried because marijuana is an alternative to painkillers,” the video says.