Marijuana advocate in a tough fight
By Paul Hammel
WORLD-HERALD STAFF WRITER
WAHOO, Neb. — Back in the ’60s, Dana Beal was one of the original Yippies — the radical, counterculture group known for disrupting the 1968 Democratic National Convention and advocating legalization of drugs and a nation powered by people and not profit.
Years later, Beal organized marches calling for the legalization of marijuana and helped open a New York City clinic that dispenses pot ...