Avoiding vices

 

I agree with Helen Aguirre Ferré’s opinion that easier access to pot will be detrimental to our children ( It might be legal, but it’s not right, Jan. 19).

Unfortunately, one can substitute the word “alcohol” for “marijuana” in her column, and the premise is a reality. The real debate should be focused on how to raise and guide children away from drug and alcohol use, an area in which we are failing.

Maria Elena Lopez, Coral Gables

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