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The War on Drugs: Because Prohibition Worked So Well

c136 Wrote: Aug 29, 2012 10:30 AM
king10: Libertarians are also the only ones proposing cutting the budget.
king10 - formerly king Wrote: Aug 29, 2012 10:55 AM
Yes, there's a guy named Paul Ryan who's on the presidential Republican ticket for an election coming up this November. You may have heard of him.

I'll try not to gloat with your foolish uninformed statement, but here you go...just 1 example. Let me know if you need more:
John_G Wrote: Aug 29, 2012 10:44 AM
Outside of Ron Paul and other libertarians in the Republican Party, can you name 1 Republican that's actually proposed a budget that cuts baseline spending in any meaningful way?
king10 - formerly king Wrote: Aug 29, 2012 10:35 AM
non sequitur....and not true.

But I guess for you the ends justify the means....just like for the Left.
Forty years ago, the United States locked up fewer than 200 of every 100,000 Americans. Then President Nixon declared war on drugs. Now we lock up more of our people than any other country -- more even than the authoritarian regimes in Russia and China.

A war on drugs -- on people, that is -- is unworthy of a country that claims to be free.

Unfortunately, this outrage probably won't be discussed in Tampa or Charlotte.

The media (including Fox News) run frightening stories about Mexican cocaine cartels and marijuana gangs. Few of my colleagues stop to think that this is...