The War on Americansby David S. D'Amato
1.VIDEO: Man Asks Cops To Stop Beating Woman, Cops Beat Him Instead
2.Cop To Vet On Receiving End Of Bogus Raid: Investigating Things Beforehand Just Slows Us Down
3.'What Lion?,' Zimbabweans Don't Give A Damn About Cecil Story
4.Judge Who Took Kids from Off-Grid Family, Same Judge who Killed his Own Son and Wasn't Arrested
5.Officer Admits Lying To Grand Jury To Cover Up Fellow Cop's Beating Of Cuffed Man
6.University of New Hampshire: Using the Word "American" is Offensive
7.The Euro Isn't Dead
8.Native American Woman Dies in Jail, Begging for Help, Officers Told Her to "Quit Faking"
9.Video: AR-15-Wielding Business Owner Defends Shop from Armed Robbers
10."I Can Pull Your A** Out of the F**kin Car" Power-Tripping Cop Didn't Know He Was on Video
That the consumption of certain drugs ought to be proscribed by law is probably taken for granted by most people. The presumption in favor of banning some drugs has become so strong, so embedded in the mainstream of popular discourse as to be practically beyond debate — notwithstanding either philosophical or empirical issues that stand in contradiction to the accepted view. But at this stage in the American experiment in drug prohibition, the case for legalizing drugs, for leaving them within the realm of permissible choices, is worth another look. As defenders of individual rights and responsibility, libertarians have been making that case since the Drug War’s incipiency.
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