The 21-year-old track and field phenom has been left off the U.S. relay list after testing positive for marijuana.
"The world is seeing in real time how the 50-year-old racist and politically motivated War on Drugs has infiltrated our everyday lives," says Kassandra Frederique, Drug Policy Alliance Exec. Director
The 21-year-old athlete tested positive for marijuana and is suspended for one month.
"Don't judge me because I am human," Richardson said. "I just happen to run a little faster."
The upcoming Games will mark the first time the she has participated in the Olympics.