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Is it time for the American people to demand to stop the failed "War on Drugs?"


It's cost are 800,000 US citizens arrested every year and over $1 billion a year to keep those who are incacerated for simple possession charges! 88% of those arrested are for simple possession of marijuana charges. The frauds that started this war were based on lies so that political allies could make profits on oil based and wood products to take the place of hemp based products. Isn't it time that we stop this war whose majority of casualties are American and take the profits out of it for the drug cartels.

 

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    Petra Vlah 5 years ago

    Oh, maxomax,

    America showed the world that if it wants to win a war it wins?!

    When was the last time America won a war? It was Vietnam? It was Korea or maybe Iraq?

    As for the war on drags, I agree with somethgblue entirely; it is about money

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    slcockerham 5 years ago

    Hey phion, Great comments about the war shouldn't have been started to begin with. Anyone who doubts the propaganda that started this needs to read " The Emporer Wears No Clothes." Jack Herer does a great job chronicling the lies from the business.