Obama Is Letting the Drug War Rage on Pointlessly

Obama Is Letting the Drug War Rage on Pointlessly:

This week the Obama Administration rejected the application of a pair of governors who asked the federal government to lower the federal restrictions on marijuana….

This ruling flies in the face of President Obama’s previous statements indicating that he would allow science, rather than drug war ideology, to determine the legal status of marijuana.

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Law Has Become the Anonymous Violence of the Crowd

Law Has Become the Anonymous Violence of the Crowd:

Some of us scapegoat the policemen we hire to carry out these chaos-causing anti-laws. Some scapegoat the victims of these chaos-causing anti-laws. But rarely do we ever step back and see the cause for what it really is: our ancient, universal need to use violence and domination to subdue those who disagree with us. Whether it’s the drug user, unlicensed driver, prostitute, tax objector, or raw milk seller – we insist on blindly using violence: hiring armed agents to subdue, capture and cage nonviolent human beings.

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