Bingkai Berita Polemik Ganja Medis pada dan


  • Swandhika Rahmadhan Universitas Pembangunan Nasional "Veteran" Jawa Timur
  • Roziana Febrianita Universitas Pembangunan Nasional “Veteran” Jawa Timur
  • Zainal Abidin Achmad Universitas Pembangunan Nasional “Veteran” Jawa Timur



This research discusses the coverage of controversial issues in Indonesia, namely the issue of legalizing medical marijuana. This issue is motivated by Santi Warastuti becoming a civil activist fighter who makes the source and spotlight of mass media, which is in line with global news regarding the use of medical marijuana. The period in this news issue is from June 20 to July 27, 2022 on and media. The paradigm used with the constructivist paradigm with Robert N. Entman's framing analysis with four elements of analysis, namely finding problems (define problems), estimating the source of the problem (diagnose causes), finding moral messages (make moral judgments), and providing solutions (treatment recommendations). The results of the analysis conducted that has a news point of view that represents criticism of the government, related to bureaucracy and legislation regarding the legalization of medical marijuana. Meanwhile, has an educative point of view by providing a government perspective to provide support for the legalization of medical cannabis. Keywords: Media Reality Construction; Medical Marijuana; Framing Analysis