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Jun
29

So is the war on drugs simply a conservative answer to the civil rights movement…

So is the war on drugs simply a conservative answer to the civil rights movement?

Our teenage murder rate is 19 times higher than in the Netherlands where drugs have been taxed and controlled for 37 years. Nineteen times more drug war deaths and many are just teernagers! These are predominantly minority murders or this horrendous war would have been over decades ago.

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Marijuana drug war kills thousands more than drugs
Marijuana drug war kills thousands more than drugs. By Stephen Frye. The drug war kills thousands more people than drugs ever kill. Our 25000 gangs now kill more than 10000 Americans yearly, and our d…

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2 comments

  1. Dan Wilcox says:

    They'll blame whoever or whatever they want in order to hide the fact we are all out of control. 

  2. Jane Rakali says:

    Yes, however it does more than undermine the civil rights movement. It's classist, racist discrimination that provides a foothold for self-serving politicians to maintain the "tough on crime" platform and get their worthless hides re-elected at the expense of human development. IMHO 😉

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