Sid14 Wrote:
Jan 08, 2013 10:14 PM
The so called drug war was never meant to be won. It is nothing more than a vehicle for expanding the power of the police state and providing a revenue stream for police and government. No one has ever died from a marijuana overdose but thousands have been killed or imprisoned by the enforcement efforts. Furthermore, the "sister crop" of marijuana (hemp) is a direct threat to the profit stream of oil based synthetics in all areas of industry (and we all know how powerful the oil lobby is). Virtually every country in the world (except US) grows hemp, but then, they aren't the OIL POWER, are they? The black market has allowed the market "value" to go so high, the "enforcers" can make huge off-the-books profits by covertly playing,