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    Re: It's Time to End the "War on Drugs"

    Little blurb on a new Showtime show.

    https://reason.com/archives/2018/02/...ug-war#comment

    Showtime Documentary Highlights Drug Warís Futility

    The Trade offers access to cartels, addicts, and cops alike.


    In all the billions of words and electronic images expended in telling the story of the war on drugs, perhaps nothing sums it up quite so concisely as a scene in Showtime's new documentary series The Trade. As a bedraggled mother is dragged off following her arrest on heroin charges, a cop kneels to speak to her crying children. "It's okay," he comforts them. "We're the good guys." After more than a century of this senseless, futile war, you still can't identify the players without a scorecard.
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    Re: It's Time to End the "War on Drugs"

    Why?

    They make above-average music?

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    Re: It's Time to End the "War on Drugs"

    https://www.forbes.com/sites/tomange...M#428b37ff2e60

    New Congressional Marijuana Bill Is Actually Numbered H.R. 420

    Love the humor and the bill.

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    Re: It's Time to End the "War on Drugs"

    Quote Originally Posted by NationalTitles17 View Post
    https://www.forbes.com/sites/tomange...M#428b37ff2e60



    Love the humor and the bill.

    And for the Hitler birthday critics: Castro died on Black Friday. Your participation denotes your mourning.
    I think we are a couple more election cycles away from that passing.

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    Re: It's Time to End the "War on Drugs"

    Quote Originally Posted by uafanataum View Post
    I think we are a couple more election cycles away from that passing.
    it will be interesting to see how long this takes now that so many states have legalized it in some form or another. gay marriage moved really quickly once it got a little momentum.

    these are two things i never thought i would live to see.
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    Re: It's Time to End the "War on Drugs"

    Quote Originally Posted by 92tide View Post
    it will be interesting to see how long this takes now that so many states have legalized it in some form or another. gay marriage moved really quickly once it got a little momentum.

    these are two things i never thought i would live to see.
    same but we are super close. Canada is now fully legal and more than half the US, the South will be last as always but I expect it now within a few years
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