Finally, sanity-lite sneaks into media on drugs and the border kids

Prohibition didn’t work with alcohol, and Prohibition Take II is making things worse today for both the USA and for Latin America and the entire world.

Drug War Refugees:
http://reason.com/archives/2014/07/23/drug-war-refugees

Mary O’Grady, What Really Drove the Children North:
http://online.wsj.com/articles/mary-ogrady-what-really-drove-the-children-north-1405892801?KEYWORDS=Honduras&cb=logged0.36150953755714

At Breitbart, Robert Reich, “Border Children Should be Declared ‘Drug War Refugees'”
http://www.breitbart.com/Breitbart-TV/2014/07/17/Robert-Reich-Border-Children-Should-Be-Declared-Drug-War-Refugees

By the way, that’s not just marijuana, it’s the whole thing. It’s not that weed is harmless (I think there’s damage, as in my opinion anything that impairs judgment is harmful, and it does impair judgment). The issue is that it is counterproductive to use money stolen from government subjects to force people to arbitrary dictates from a handful of political operatives (all government is political) is more dangerous that what bad drugs might they push to the black market.

Advertisements

%d bloggers like this: